Posts Tagged New York

Ducks win 7th straight, 4-1 over Blue Jackets

Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Jack Johnson, left, watches Anaheim Ducks right wing Devante Smith-Pelly reach for the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Anaheim, Calif., Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Corey Perry and defenseman Sami Vatanen scored power-play goals in the first period, and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-1 on Friday night for their seventh consecutive victory.

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Associate wins Belmont feature

NEW YORK (AP) — Associate rolled to an easy win against three rivals on Friday in the $80,750 allowance feature at Belmont Park.

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Pro soccer ref charged with fraud in NY, suspended

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A Major League Soccer referee has been suspended after being accused of collecting New York unemployment benefits while working.

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NYC museum plans Basquiat exhibition

NEW YORK (AP) — The Brooklyn Museum plans an exhibition on graffiti artist Jean-Michel Basquiat (zhahn mee-SHEHL’ BAH’-skee-aht) that includes eight rarely seen notebooks filled with his handwritten texts and sketches.

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Punk icon Joan Jett savors rockin’ role-model gig

Joan Jett, center, speaks with children backstage at the 6th Annual Little Kids Rock benefit presented by Guitar Center at the Hammerstein Ballroom on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014 in New York. (Photo by Stephen Chernin/Invision/AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — “Can’t stay at home, can’t stay at school! Old folks say: ‘Ya poor little fool!'”

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