- New York holding parade for champion US women's soccer team Updated: Jul-07-15 8:16 pm
NEW YORK - The confetti will be flying when the city holds a parade for the U.S. women's soccer team to celebrate its World Cup victory.
- A's bring up OF Smolinski, option RHP Bassitt to Triple-A Updated: Jul-07-15 8:09 pm
NEW YORK - The Oakland Athletics called up outfielder Jake Smolinski from Triple-A Nashville on Tuesday and optioned right-hander Chris Bassitt to their top farm club.
- Yankees to get Miller, Ellsbury back from DL on Wednesday Updated: Jul-07-15 7:23 pm
NEW YORK - The first-place Yankees are about to get a pair of important players back at once.
- Fair housing group sues New York, alleging discrimination Updated: Jul-07-15 7:18 pm
NEW YORK - A civil rights organization advocating for fair housing practices sued the city on Tuesday, saying the city promotes segregation by favoring whites for affordable housing in Manhattan neighborhoods that are predominantly white.
- Gov. Cuomo: Special prosecutor will probe killings by police Updated: Jul-07-15 7:08 pm
ALBANY, New York - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo met with the relatives of New Yorkers killed by police Tuesday and said he is close to signing an executive order directing the attorney general's office to investigate such killings.
- Rockies claim Germen off waivers, move Morneau to 60-day DL Updated: Jul-07-15 7:06 pm
- A-Rod 'disappointed' by All-Star omission, but not surprised Updated: Jul-07-15 6:27 pm
NEW YORK - Alex Rodriguez says he is "obviously disappointed" to be left off the American League All-Star team, but considered himself "a long shot" to get selected.
- After taking hit, Cuomo calmly returns fire on de Blasio Updated: Jul-07-15 5:02 pm
NEW YORK - Gov. Andrew Cuomo, a week after being criticized by his friend-turned-foe New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, calmly returned fire on Tuesday, chalking up the mayor's frustration to his failures in Albany and suggesting he's an ideologue incapable of compromise.
- AP source: Warriors trade David Lee to Celts for Wallace Updated: Jul-07-15 4:57 pm
OAKLAND, California - David Lee wanted to help turn around the Golden State Warriors when he came to the struggling franchise as a high-priced free agent in 2010.
- Epiphanny Prince back with the New York Liberty Updated: Jul-07-15 4:24 pm
NEW YORK - Epiphanny Prince will finally get to play for her hometown team, the New York Liberty.
- Biden to hail gay marriage ruling in NYC appearance Updated: Jul-07-15 3:45 pm
WASHINGTON - Vice President Joe Biden will hail the recent Supreme Court ruling legalizing gay marriage nationwide in an appearance in New York.
- Online walking tour and pub crawl of Harlem Updated: Jul-07-15 3:28 pm
NEW YORK - An online walking tour and a sightseeing pub crawl offer new ways to explore Harlem.
- Authorities: Man who drowned suffered seizure while swimming Updated: Jul-07-15 3:17 pm
MANTOLOKING, New Jersey - Authorities say a New York City man who drowned at the Jersey Shore last weekend suffered a seizure while swimming.
- Travel: Charleston on best cities list, Harlem, wildflowers Updated: Jul-07-15 2:32 pm
CHARLESTON AGAIN IN TRAVEL + LEISURE BEST DESTINATIONS
- Colin Quinn bemoans death of New York personality in show Updated: Jul-07-15 10:28 am
NEW YORK - Comedian Colin Quinn has some sad news about his hometown: New York is dead.
- Probe: No wrongdoing in autistic student's choking death Updated: Jul-07-15 7:49 am
NEW YORK - An investigation has found no wrongdoing in the choking death of an autistic Brooklyn student.
- 7 suffer minor injuries in Queens fire Updated: Jul-07-15 6:43 am
NEW YORK - Fire officials say two firefighters and five other people sustained minor injuries in an overnight fire at a home in Queens.
- Bloomberg's granddaughter gets hybrid surname Updated: Jul-07-15 6:28 am
NEW YORK - Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's name is plastered on halls, towers and magazines, ensuring his surname will stand the test of time.
- NYPD: 2 use pepper spray in robbery attempt in Brooklyn Updated: Jul-07-15 6:16 am
NEW YORK - The NYPD is looking for a pair of suspects who pepper-sprayed a Brooklyn resident after knocking on his apartment door and attempting to rob him.
- Giants' bullpen staggers again in 3-0 loss to Mets Updated: Jul-07-15 3:00 am
SAN FRANCISCO - Giants rookie Chris Heston had another strong outing against the New York Mets, nearly one month after shutting them down completely while throwing the first no-hitter in the majors this season.
- Niese gets 1st win since May 9, Mets top skidding Giants 3-0 Updated: Jul-07-15 2:47 am
SAN FRANCISCO - Jonathon Niese had been waiting almost two months to earn a win. So when it took nine innings for the New York Mets to build a lead Monday night, that was just fine with him.
- Rookies Bryant, Pederson make All-Star team; A-Rod left out Updated: Jul-06-15 11:36 pm
NEW YORK - Less than three months after making his major league debut, Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant is an All-Star, one of two rookies selected along with Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Joc Pederson.
- Longtime Hollywood producer Jerry Weintraub dies at 77 Updated: Jul-06-15 10:20 pm
NEW YORK - One of the last of the classic Hollywood showmen, Jerry Weintraub built his show business empire on a Rolodex and chutzpah.
- Mets bring back Nieuwenhuis from Triple-A, demote Ceciliani Updated: Jul-06-15 9:18 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - The New York Mets have called up Kirk Nieuwenhuis from Triple-A Las Vegas and optioned fellow outfielder Darrell Ceciliani to their top farm club.
- Court overturns ex-Goldman Sachs programmer's conviction Updated: Jul-06-15 7:37 pm
NEW YORK - A New York state judge on Monday overturned the conviction of a former Goldman Sachs programmer for stealing confidential computer code - three years after a federal appeals court overturned his conviction on similar charges.