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NYC’s Met opera reaches deals with 2 unions

In this Aug. 1, 2014, file photo, pedestrians walk in front of the Metropolitan Opera house at New York's Lincoln Center. New York's Metropolitan Opera has reached tentative labor deals with two of its largest unions while negotiations continue with 10 more unions in hopes of averting a lockout, the federal Mediation and Conciliation Service announced early Monday, Aug. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — New York’s Metropolitan Opera reached tentative labor deals with two of its largest unions early Monday while negotiations continued with 10 more unions in hopes of averting a lockout.

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Bauer Hockey to put $4M into planned NY ice center

NEW YORK (AP) — A major ice skating complex planned in the Bronx is getting an assist from a top hockey equipment manufacturer.

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Colon scratched from start against Cubs

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Mets right-hander Bartolo Colon has been scratched from his start because he is going to the Dominican Republic to be with his ailing mother.

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NBC’s Brian Williams taking on new competition

This Sept. 11, 2012 file image released by Starpix shows Brian Williams at the Cantor Fitzgerald Charity Day event in New York. Williams anchors "NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams," on NBC.  (AP Photo/Starpix, Andrew Toth)

NEW YORK (AP) — Wearing shades as he walked back to work following a pizza lunch recently, Brian Williams ducked into Rockefeller Center and passed a tour guide who noted the celebrity sighting to his group: “Ladies and gentlemen, there’s Tom Brokaw.”

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Restart helps Gordon to victory at Michigan

Jeff Gordon enters winner's circle during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pure Michigan 400 auto race at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Mich., Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/The Jackson Citizen Patriot, Danielle Duval) ALL LOCAL TV OUT; LOCAL TV INTERNET OUT

BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) — Jeff Gordon’s third Sprint Cup win of the season came down to one crucial restart.

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