- Yankees ride trio of 2-out HRs to 20-6 runaway over Braves Updated: Aug-30-15 7:54 pm
ATLANTA - New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi says baseball "has a way of evening out."
- Braves' woes continue in 'demoralizing' 20-6 loss to Yankees Updated: Aug-30-15 7:47 pm
ATLANTA - A Braves team that was at .500 through 84 games has since been in a downward slide that gained speed with three straight losses to the Yankees.
- Turner Field US flag at half-staff after fan dies in fall Updated: Aug-30-15 7:28 pm
- Ortiz passes Gehrig on HR chart, Red Sox lose 5-4 to Mets Updated: Aug-30-15 6:53 pm
NEW YORK - David Ortiz got a good, close-up look at the New York Mets' young rotation this weekend and was impressed.
- NL East-leading Mets get reliever Addison Reed from Arizona Updated: Aug-30-15 6:48 pm
NEW YORK - The NL East-leading New York Mets acquired reliever Addison Reed from Arizona for two minor league pitchers Sunday, completing a trade they hope will bolster their late-inning bullpen.
- Asher bounces back, but Phillies fall 9-4 to Padres Updated: Aug-30-15 6:32 pm
PHILADELPHIA - Alec Asher showed he can recover from a slow start.
- Shields leads Padres past Phillies 9-4 Updated: Aug-30-15 6:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA - James Shields ended his road skid, and the Padres finally beat the Phillies.
- Cuddyer, Mets avert 3-game sweep at home, beat Red Sox 5-4 Updated: Aug-30-15 6:18 pm
NEW YORK - With every swing, a healthy Michael Cuddyer is becoming a major player for the New York Mets.
- Police: Man injured after stabbing at NYC bus terminal Updated: Aug-30-15 5:22 pm
NEW YORK - A New York City man has been arrested on an attempted murder charge after police say he stabbed another man during an argument at the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Manhattan.
- De Blasio says he won't let NYC quality of life go down Updated: Aug-30-15 4:05 pm
NEW YORK - Mayor Bill de Blasio says New Yorkers have a lot to be proud of in their city.
- 'Awakenings' author, neurologist Oliver Sacks dies at 82 Updated: Aug-30-15 1:58 pm
NEW YORK - There was the blind man who had the disastrous experience of regaining his sight. The surgeon who developed a sudden passion for music after being struck by lightning. And most famously, the man who mistook his wife for a hat.
- Trash to treatise: NYC professor sees meaning in garbage Updated: Aug-30-15 1:22 pm
NEW YORK - New York City's sanitation department has its very own anthropologist-in-residence.
- Man's body found burning in NYC neighborhood Updated: Aug-30-15 11:47 am
NEW YORK - An autopsy will determined the exact cause of death for a man whose body was set on fire in a Queens neighborhood.
- Rusin bounces back but Rockies fall to Pirates 4-3 Updated: Aug-29-15 11:41 pm
PITTSBURGH - Chris Rusin didn't even look at the tape. The struggling Colorado Rockies left-hander didn't need video evidence to remind him of the worst start of his career.
- Mets give deGrom little help, lose 3-1 to last-place Red Sox Updated: Aug-29-15 10:02 pm
NEW YORK - All of a sudden, the New York Mets are having a tough time at home.
- 1st African-American actor to play Valjean on Broadway dies Updated: Aug-29-15 9:59 pm
NEW YORK - Kyle Jean-Baptiste, the first African-American and youngest person to ever play the role of Jean Valjean in "Les MisÃ©rables" on Broadway has died after falling from a fire escape, according to a show spokesman. He was 21.
- TSA agent charged with molesting young woman at NYC airport Updated: Aug-29-15 6:37 pm
NEW YORK - A former federal transportation security agent remained held on $3,000 bail Saturday after being charged with luring a 21-year-old Korean exchange student going to school in Utah into a bathroom at a New York City airport and molesting her.
- Meram lifts Crew over NYCFC, 2-1 Updated: Aug-29-15 6:29 pm
- Bystander dies after being shot by NYPD undercover officer Updated: Aug-29-15 5:44 pm
MOUNT VERNON, New York - An innocent bystander accidentally shot by a plainclothes officer died early Saturday, hours after being wounded when the officer opened fire on an armed suspect during an undercover gun buy that went bad, New York City police said.
- Braves option Williams Perez to minors following rough loss Updated: Aug-29-15 3:46 pm
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves have optioned right-hander Williams Perez to Triple-A Gwinnett and recalled right-hander Jake Brigham from Gwinnett.
- Giovinco 1 of 9 foreign-based players in Italy squad Updated: Aug-29-15 3:45 pm
MILAN - Antonio Conte recalled Toronto FC forward Sebastian Giovinco to the Italy squad on Saturday for the upcoming European Champions qualifiers against Bulgaria and Malta.
- Citizens taking video of police see themselves facing arrest Updated: Aug-29-15 11:50 am
HAUPPAUGE, New York - Thomas Demint's voice is heard only briefly on the eight-minute video he took of police officers arresting two of his friends, and body-slamming their mother. "I'm videotaping this, sir," he tells an officer. "I'm just videotaping this."
- Upstate tour helps new NY speaker find his footing Updated: Aug-29-15 11:10 am
ALBANY, New York - The new leader of the New York state Assembly has spent much of the summer visiting Buffalo, Syracuse and other upstate communities in what he says is an effort to better understand the challenges facing parts of the state that sometimes feel neglected by Albany.
- Man, 90, recalls meeting Babe Ruth at Norfolk field in 1934 Updated: Aug-29-15 9:35 am
NORFOLK, Virginia - 1968. "Let's see, it was the Detroit Tigers over the St. Louis Cardinals."
- Police: Construction crooner found dead in apparent suicide Updated: Aug-29-15 12:20 am
NEW YORK - A karaoke-loving ironworker who briefly became a New York sensation for his serenades from a subway construction site has been found dead in an apparent suicide, a month after he disappeared from his Queens neighborhood, police said Friday.