- Yanks still chasing home-field edge after 9-2 loss to O's Updated: Oct-03-15 3:46 pm
BALTIMORE - Yankees starter Ivan Nova allowed five runs in another shaky outing and New York failed to wrap up home field for the AL wild-card game, losing 9-2 to the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday in the opener of a split-doubleheader.
- FDNY: 1 dead, 3 others injured in apparent blast Updated: Oct-03-15 3:42 pm
NEW YORK - Firefighters in New York say one person is dead and three more have been injured in an apparent explosion and fire in a Brooklyn building.
- Nats manager Williams: No talks with management about 2016 Updated: Oct-03-15 1:22 pm
NEW YORK - Matt Williams thumped his hands on a desk once, twice for emphasis.
- 1965 Immigration Act, presented as symbolic, changed nation Updated: Oct-03-15 1:12 pm
NEW YORK - It was considered a symbolic move - President Lyndon Johnson going to the Statue of Liberty and signing an immigration bill that gave people from every country in the world an equal chance to come to America.
- 2 die after boat capsizes in NY's Jamaica Bay Updated: Oct-03-15 12:47 pm
NEW YORK - Two men are dead after their boat capsized during a driving rain in Jamaica Bay.
- Former Mets star Staub had heart attack on plane, recovering Updated: Oct-03-15 12:03 pm
NEW YORK - The New York Mets say former star Rusty Staub is recovering in a hospital in Ireland after a heart attack on an overseas flight.
- US attorney appears to focus on political favors in New York Updated: Oct-03-15 11:09 am
ALBANY, New York - With a widening probe of New York state government, U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara appears to be taking aim at the nebulous relationship between money and politics itself - a long and murky association in Albany and in capitals across the nation.
- Man crushed to death by elevator in NYC apartment building Updated: Oct-03-15 9:19 am
NEW YORK - Authorities are investigating an elevator accident that killed a 37-year-old man in Brooklyn
- Padres lose to Dodgers 6-2; fall to 35-44 on road Updated: Oct-03-15 2:03 am
- Dodgers beat Padres 6-2 to gain on Mets for home-field Updated: Oct-03-15 1:36 am
LOS ANGELES - There's something about Dodger Stadium that makes Alex Wood pitch especially well.
- NYC celebrates 150th anniversary of 'Alice in Wonderland' Updated: Oct-03-15 1:15 am
NEW YORK - New York City is marking the 150th anniversary of "Alice in Wonderland" with an array of events celebrating the adventures and characters in the beloved children's tale.
- Matz's back injury could cost him Division Series start Updated: Oct-03-15 12:50 am
- 3 MLB games postponed as Atlantic faces rain and wind Updated: Oct-02-15 11:01 pm
NEW YORK - Three major league baseball games were postponed Friday as the East Coast faced steady rain with Hurricane Joaquin swirling in the Atlantic.
- Saborio scores in added time; DC United secures playoff spot Updated: Oct-02-15 10:24 pm
WASHINGTON - Alvaro Saborio knocked in a loose ball from a free kick in the added time as D.C. United beat New York City 2-1 on a rainy Friday night to secure an Eastern Conference playoff spot.
- Saborio scores in extra time; DC United secures playoff spot Updated: Oct-02-15 9:15 pm
- Rangers put Diaz, Megna on waivers in getting roster to 23 Updated: Oct-02-15 6:31 pm
GREENBURGH, N.Y - The New York Rangers have waived defenseman Raphael Diaz and forward Jayson Megna in reducing their roster to 23 players.
- Yankees-Orioles game called by rain; will play 2 on Saturday Updated: Oct-02-15 6:28 pm
BALTIMORE - The New York Yankees might have a busy weekend before getting a one-day break ahead of the playoffs.
- With hurricane set to miss NYC, de Blasio to leave town Updated: Oct-02-15 5:13 pm
NEW YORK - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's trip to Washington is on again.
- Man accused of trying to smuggle drugs at Rikers Island Updated: Oct-02-15 5:03 pm
NEW YORK - A New York private investigator has been arrested after authorities say he tried to smuggle synthetic marijuana into a jail on Rikers Island.
- NY Gov. Cuomo: NYC must pay "fair share" for MTA upgrades Updated: Oct-02-15 4:30 pm
ALBANY, New York - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says there's no deal on how to pay for $32 billion in upgrades to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority because city officials are so far refusing to pay their "fair share."
- Former ABC News president now goes in front of camera Updated: Oct-02-15 3:36 pm
NEW YORK - As ABC News president in 2006, David Westin appointed Charles Gibson anchor of the network's flagship "World News." Nine years later, Gibson returned the favor.
- Yankees clinch playoff spot after 2-year absence, top Boston Updated: Oct-02-15 3:13 pm
NEW YORK - CC Sabathia stood near his locker in the back of the oval Yankees clubhouse while excited teammates celebrated New York's return to the postseason.
- Correction: Woman Killed-Man Charged story Updated: Oct-02-15 3:09 pm
NEW BRUNSWICK, New Jersey - In a story Oct. 1 about a man charged with killing a woman he lived with, The Associated Press misidentified the defendant in one sentence. He is Andre Griffith, not Andrew Carey. Carey is the Middlesex County prosecutor.
- De Blasio to rename NYC Municipal Building for David Dinkins Updated: Oct-02-15 1:33 pm
NEW YORK - Mayor Bill de Blasio is announcing that Manhattan's Municipal Building will be renamed after former Mayor David Dinkins.
- NYC teacher gets community service for US Open drone crash Updated: Oct-02-15 12:00 pm
NEW YORK - A New York City high school teacher who accidentally crashed his drone at the U.S. Open tennis tournament has been ordered to perform five days of community service.