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Stories with subject: WNBA basketball
  • The Associated Press to move to new NYC headquarters in 2017 story has photos
    Updated: Aug-26-15 7:19 pm

    NEW YORK - The Associated Press plans to move its global headquarters from Manhattan's far west side to a smaller, less-expensive space adjacent to the World Trade Center site, the news cooperative's president said Wednesday.

  • Abandoned Chicago railway reborn as commuter corridor 
    Updated: Aug-24-15 9:26 am

    CHICAGO - On an abandoned Chicago railway line cutting between the treetops, bike commuters zip by walkers and joggers, all traversing a ribbon of concrete undulating through a lush landscape where clattering freight cars once ferried everything from coal to furniture.

  • Abandoned Chicago railway reborn as commuter corridor story has photos
    Updated: Aug-23-15 1:54 pm

    CHICAGO - On an abandoned Chicago railway line cutting between the treetops, bike commuters zip by walkers and joggers, all traversing a ribbon of concrete undulating through a lush landscape where clattering freight cars once ferried everything from coal to furniture.

  • Feds: Man arrested for hoax bomb threat at Statue of Liberty story has photos
    Updated: Aug-19-15 6:37 pm

    NEW YORK - A man who used the name of a 1993 World Trade Center bombing conspirator and threatened to "blow up" the Statue of Liberty in April, forcing the evacuation of Liberty Island, has been arrested, federal authorities announced Wednesday.

  • NBA's current, former stars put on show in Africa exhibition story has photos
    Updated: Aug-01-15 12:53 pm

    JOHANNESBURG - The NBA put on a show in its first exhibition game in Africa on Saturday - starting with a dunk straight from the tip-off by Luc Mbah a Moute.