- Jets head into draft's third day looking to fill more needs Updated: Apr-30-16 2:01 am
FLORHAM PARK, New Jersey - The New York Jets head into the third day of the NFL draft with three more picks and plenty of needs to fill.
- Bills turning attention to other draft needs, including QB Updated: Apr-30-16 2:01 am
ORCHARD PARK, New York - Having addressed the Buffalo Bills' immediate needs on coach Rex Ryan's defensive front seven, general manager Doug Whaley intends to turn his attention to other positions on the final day of the NFL draft.
- Peavy, Giants give up 12 in 3rd inning of 13-1 loss to Mets Updated: Apr-30-16 12:57 am
NEW YORK - Jake Peavy has an 8.61 ERA after five starts, and some of his other numbers are even worse. Still, the San Francisco pitcher is confident he'll come around.
- Cespedes has 6 RBIs during Mets' record 12-run inning vs SF Updated: Apr-30-16 12:16 am
NEW YORK - For a while there, it seemed as though the New York Mets would never make another out.
- Betances gives up 2-run HR to Big Papi Updated: Apr-29-16 11:43 pm
BOSTON - Dellin Betances was outsmarted by David Ortiz.
- Straily turns in quality start but Reds lose to Pirates 4-1 Updated: Apr-29-16 11:28 pm
PITTSBURGH - The Cincinnati Reds got a quality start, which was a welcome sight for a team with one of the worst pitching staffs in baseball. They still couldn't take advantage of it.
- The Latest: 3rd round a graduation party for Bengals' Dunlap Updated: Apr-29-16 11:25 pm
CHICAGO - The Latest on the second day of the NFL draft (all times Eastern):
- Big Papi's 2-run HR in 8th lifts Red Sox past Yank Updated: Apr-29-16 11:19 pm
BOSTON - David Ortiz still enjoys beating the New York Yankees.
- LBs Jack, Jaylon Smith go early in 2nd round of NFL draft Updated: Apr-29-16 11:18 pm
CHICAGO - It was a long wait and a soft landing for Myles Jack and Jaylon Smith.
- Police: NY man dies after being struck by falling tree Updated: Apr-29-16 10:27 pm
LYSANDER, New York - Authorities say a man has died after a tree fell on him during an apparent logging accident in upstate New York.
- Mets set record with 12-run inning; Cespedes drives in 6 Updated: Apr-29-16 9:38 pm
NEW YORK - Yoenis Cespedes and the New York Mets broke a franchise record by scoring 12 runs in one inning Friday night.
- Bloomberg to deliver commencement address at U. of Michigan Updated: Apr-29-16 9:11 pm
ANN ARBOR, Michigan - Businessman and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg will be sharing his thoughts with students graduating from the University of Michigan.
- NY congressional candidate says rival falsified petitions Updated: Apr-29-16 7:19 pm
NEW YORK - A New York congressional candidate is accusing one of his rivals of submitting "fraudulent signatures" on nominating petitions required to get on the ballot for the Democratic primary.
- Prosecutors eye Cuomo's upstate economic development program Updated: Apr-29-16 7:00 pm
ALBANY, New York - Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Friday that his administration retained a former criminal prosecutor to review his upstate economic development initiatives after learning federal investigators are examining potential conflicts of interest and improper bidding related to the programs.
- Top prospect Fulmer called up by Tigers to start vs Twins Updated: Apr-29-16 6:51 pm
- Cespedes returns from bruised thigh, back in Mets' lineup Updated: Apr-29-16 6:49 pm
NEW YORK - Yoenis Cespedes is back in the New York Mets' lineup after missing five starts with a bruised right thigh.
- Hofstra, Mihalich agree to extension Updated: Apr-29-16 6:46 pm
HEMPSTEAD, New York - Joe Mihalich has signed a contract extension with Hofstra through the 2020-21 season.
- Weekend Hideaway wins Affirmed Success Stakes at Belmont Updated: Apr-29-16 6:34 pm
NEW YORK - Weekend Hideaway rallied to beat Loki's Vengeance by 2 1/4 lengths Friday in the $100,000 Affirmed Success Stakes, the opening day feature at Belmont Park.
- NYC police officer guilty of stomping on suspect's head Updated: Apr-29-16 5:33 pm
NEW YORK - Finding him guilty of misdemeanor assault, a judge said a New York City police officer "gratuitously" stomped on a suspect's head as fellow officers tried to handcuff the man.
- Original power lunch eatery to close and everything must go Updated: Apr-29-16 5:30 pm
NEW YORK - New York's original power lunch restaurant is closing and everything must go.
- Democrat Kaminsky wins ballot count in NY Senate race Updated: Apr-29-16 5:27 pm
ALBANY, New York - Democrat Todd Kaminsky has emerged as the winner of a New York Senate race on Long Island, although Republican Chris McGrath still hasn't conceded.
- Top skippers ready for Transat from England to Brooklyn Updated: Apr-29-16 5:04 pm
Several top ocean racers are ready for the Transat, the world's oldest solo trans-Atlantic race from Plymouth, England, to New York.
- Bills release linebacker AJ Tarpley, tight end Jacob Maxwell Updated: Apr-29-16 4:56 pm
ORCHARD PARK, New York - The Buffalo Bills have freed roster space by releasing linebacker A.J. Tarpley and tight end Jacob Maxwell.
- Man gets probation in death of UM student he punched Updated: Apr-29-16 4:01 pm
UPPER MARLBORO, Maryland - A former University of Maryland student has been sentenced to probation after another student died 20 months after he punched him.
- Brazil police arrest Colombian drug trafficker Updated: Apr-29-16 3:49 pm
SAO PAULO - Brazilian police say they have arrested a Colombian man wanted on drug gang charges in his home country and in the U.S.