DraftKings, FanDuel To Cease Taking Bets In New YorkThe nation’s top two daily fantasy sports websites have agreed to stop operating in New York through the end of baseball season.
Harper Lee, 'To Kill A Mockingbird' Author, Dead At 89HarperCollins spokeswoman Tina Andreadis confirmed the author's death to The Associated Press on Friday.
Mets Pitcher Receives MLB's First Lifetime Ban After Failing Third Drug TestMets reliever Jenrry Mejia became the first player to receive a lifetime ban under Major League Baseball's drug agreement after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance for the third time.
5 Best Surfing Towns In The USFrom spots along the California Coast to Hawaii, there are great spots to surf around the U.S. These are the best.
First Time Visitor's Guide To New York CityFor the first time visitor, New York City is as fascinating as it is confusing. This is especially true for visitors who have never been to a large American city, let alone the largest in the entire country.
City Leaders Downplay Perceived Dispute Between L.A., N.Y. Over School Closures Prompted By Threats"The back-and-forth between New York and Los Angeles. I think it's been way exaggerated and overplayed," Mayor Garcetti said.
New York Outlaws Daily Fantasy Sports; Locals Hope California Isn't NextNew York's attorney general on Tuesday ordered the daily fantasy sports companies DraftKings and FanDuel to stop accepting bets in the state, saying their operations amount to illegal gambling.
Djokovic Will Face Federer In US Open FinalRoger Federer is 34. It's been more than three years since he won a Grand Slam title. He's been considered past his prime for quite some time.
Serena Williams Advances To Third Round Of US OpenThis was, in just about every measurable way, an up-and-down performance by Serena Williams, filled with double-faults — 10 in all — and two dozen other unforced errors.
JetBlue To Offer Seasonal Service Between Palm Springs, New YorkJetBlue announced Monday it will begin offering seasonal service between Palm Springs International Airport and New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport, starting in January – just in time for the area’s music festivals and golf tournaments.
Rosie O’Donnell: Missing 17-Year-Old Daughter Chelsea Found Safe, In Police CustodyRosie O’Donnell’s daughter, who had been missing for about a week, has been found safe, according to the actress and comedian’s Twitter account.
35 Cosby Accusers Featured On Cover Of New York MagazineNearly three dozen women who have accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault have been featured on the latest cover of New York Magazine.
Wine Lover's Guide To The Finger LakesA guide to the best wineries, restaurants and lodging in Finger Lakes, this year named one of the world's best wine travel destinations
Prolific Novelist E.L. Doctorow, Author Of 'Ragtime,' Dies At 84Writer E.L. Doctorow, who wryly reimagined the American experience in such novels as "Ragtime" and "The March" and applied its lessons to the past and the future in fiction and nonfiction, has died. He was 84.
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