- Police: 3 shot at Manhattan concert Updated: May-25-16 10:53 pm
NEW YORK - Three people have been shot at a concert venue in New York City
- Martin hits first 2 HRs of season, Blue Jays top Yankees 8-4 Updated: May-25-16 10:31 pm
NEW YORK - Russell Martin hit his first two home runs of the season, Michael Saunders also went deep and the Toronto Blue Jays finally broke out their big bats again Wednesday night, halting the New York Yankees' six-game winning streak with an 8-4 victory.
- Boy injured in fall down elevator shaft at Brooklyn garage Updated: May-25-16 10:17 pm
NEW YORK - A boy has been injured after falling down an elevator shaft in a parking garage in Brooklyn.
- Man convicted of trying to sell weapons to Colombia rebels Updated: May-25-16 9:32 pm
NEW YORK - A Romanian citizen has been convicted in New York of conspiring to sell military-grade weapons in Europe to informants who said they wanted to shoot down American helicopters in Colombia.
- 500-pound actor known for low-budget movies dies in NY at 62 Updated: May-25-16 9:27 pm
NEW YORK - Joe Fleishaker (FLY'-shay-kur), a 500-pound actor known for his work in low-budget horror films, has died. He was 62.
- With Tulo out, Blue Jays activate 2B Devon Travis from DL Updated: May-25-16 9:06 pm
- Feds say Turkish celebrity who faces prison is a flight risk Updated: May-25-16 9:03 pm
NEW YORK - A Turkish celebrity who lived the high life as he enabled Iran to overcome U.S. sanctions and deceive the United States and the international banking system for years is a flight risk and shouldn't get bail, prosecutors said Wednesday.
- LEADING OFF: Harper slumping, Fernandez rolling in NL East Updated: May-25-16 8:54 pm
A look at what's happening all around the majors Thursday:
- Neck problem knocks Yankees 1B Teixeira out of lineup again Updated: May-25-16 8:32 pm
NEW YORK - Just as one aging slugger gets ready to return to the New York Yankees, they're concerned about the health of another.
- Mazara hits long homer as Rangers beat Angels 15-9 Updated: May-25-16 7:22 pm
ARLINGTON, Texas - Like Rougned Odor before him, Nomar Mazara is having an impact for the Texas Rangers as the youngest player in the major leagues.
- Patriots join 'Deflategate' fight in court for the 1st time Updated: May-25-16 6:41 pm
FOXBOROUGH, Massachusetts - The New England Patriots joined the latest "Deflategate" appeal to support Tom Brady on Wednesday, taking sides with their star quarterback in court for the first time in his fight against the NFL and Commissioner Roger Goodell.
- Matz befuddles Nats, who drop series after 2-0 loss to Mets Updated: May-25-16 6:34 pm
WASHINGTON - Slumping Nationals slugger Bryce Harper began Wednesday on the bench and then grounded out in the eighth as a pinch hitter and potential tying run.
- Matz wins 7th straight, Mets beat Nats 2-0 to take series Updated: May-25-16 6:13 pm
WASHINGTON - Steven Matz pitched through the eighth inning for the first time in his big league career, and the most satisfying pitch was his final one, a sinker to Bryce Harper.
- Game 7, spot in Cup final awaits Penguins and Lightning Updated: May-25-16 5:12 pm
PITTSBURGH - Sidney Crosby is in no mood to get caught up in his own personal narrative, the one eager to attach whatever happens to the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals on Thursday against Tampa Bay to the superstar's legacy.
- Russian banker in spy case gets 2½ years in US prison Updated: May-25-16 5:09 pm
NEW YORK - A Russian banker who pleaded guilty to conspiracy in what the government portrayed as a Cold War-style spy ring was sentenced Wednesday to 2½ years in a U.S. prison.
- NYC to ease penalties for littering, public urination Updated: May-25-16 4:43 pm
NEW YORK - New York City will reduce the penalties for minor offenses like littering and public urination under a package of bills approved by the City Council on Wednesday.
- O'Keeffe Museum buys artist's rarely seen Lake George work Updated: May-25-16 3:35 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - The Georgia O'Keeffe Museum in Santa Fe has acquired a rarely seen painting created by the artist in 1926.
- Las Vegas Sands planning 17,500-seat concert venue Updated: May-25-16 2:49 pm
LAS VEGAS - The Las Vegas Sands Corp. has announced plans to build a 17,500-seat concert hall behind its Venetian and Palazzo casinos.
- HBO producer among 2 charged in dermatologist's OD death Updated: May-25-16 2:37 pm
NEW YORK - The producer of an HBO series was among two men arrested Wednesday in the 2015 death of a dermatologist who overdosed on cocaine and alcohol.
- Nationals give Bryce Harper 'mental day off' against Mets Updated: May-25-16 12:59 pm
WASHINGTON - Slumping Nationals slugger Bryce Harper is out of the starting lineup for Washington's rubber game Wednesday against the New York Mets.
- Cheyenne's Nimmo getting closer to fulfilling MLB dream Updated: May-25-16 12:41 pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado - Brandon Nimmo's professional baseball career has taken him all across the country.
- A pup named Potato? 15 were registered in NYC last year Updated: May-25-16 11:35 am
NEW YORK - Bella and Max are top dogs in New York City.
- Babies behind bars: Should moms do time with their newborns? Updated: May-25-16 9:44 am
BEDFORD HILLS, New York - Jennifer Dumas sits on a sofa, her smiling 6-month-old girl on her lap. The room is full of bright toys and children's books. A rainbow-colored activity mat is on the floor, and Winnie the Pooh is painted on the walls.
- Retrial set for man accused of killing Etan Patz in 1979 Updated: May-25-16 9:31 am
NEW YORK - A retrial for a New Jersey man accused of killing 6-year-old Etan Patz (AY'-tahn payts) in 1979 will begin in New York City after Labor Day.
- Warriors facing long odds down 3-1, but it has been done Updated: May-25-16 8:05 am
MIAMI - Here's good news for Golden State: It's not over.