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Mavericks’ Felton pleads guilty in NYC gun case

Dallas Mavericks basketball player Raymond Felton leaves Manhattan state Supreme Court after sentencing,  Wednesday, July 23, 2014. Felton pleaded guilty to attempted criminal possession of a weapon and criminal possession of a firearm. He admitted he knowingly had a large-capacity ammunition magazine and a pistol without a license. He was immediately sentenced to 500 hours of community service and ordered to pay a $5,000 fine. (AP Photo)

NEW YORK (AP) — Dallas Mavericks point guard Raymond Felton pleaded guilty Wednesday in a New York gun case, taking a plea deal that involved admitting a felony but spares him jail.

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Jeter turns small part of attention to business

In this Feb. 19, 2014 file photo, New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter answers a question during a news conference in Tampa, Fla. Jeter, saluted at the All-Star game and making a long goodbye this season, finishes his baseball life this fall. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Pedestrians craned their necks as Derek Jeter stood in front of a food truck parked across the street from Central Park.

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Strike by NY commuter rail workers averted

Anthony Simon, general chairman of the United Transportation Union, left, and Metropolitan Transportation Authority Chairman Thomas Prendergast, right, shake hands in front of Gov. Andrew Cuomo after a tentative labor agreement was reached at Cuomo's office in New York on Thursday, July 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

NEW YORK (AP) — After four years of negotiations — and weeks of fretting by 300,000 daily riders about a possible strike — unions and management at the nation’s largest commuter railroad reached a tentative contract agreement Thursday.

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Julia Stiles goes ‘back to my roots’ _ the stage

This Aug. 19, 2013 file photo shows actress Julia Stiles attends a screening of "Closed Circuit" in New York. The Emmy Award- and Golden Globe-nominee stars in the one-act dark romantic comedy "Phoenix" by Scott Organ at the intimate Cherry Lane Theatre, which the actress calls "really charming and really romantic." (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Moving to a new home is said to be one of the most stressful events you can endure — up there with death and divorce — but Julia Stiles has just done it and looks radiant.

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