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Play in NYC based on deadly Conn. school shooting

In this Dec. 4, 2013 file photo, a school bus drives past a sign reading Welcome to Sandy Hook, in Newtown, Conn., where 26 people were killed by a gunman inside Sandy Hook Elementary School. A new play about the massacre at the Sandy Hook Elementary School will have a benefit reading in December in New York City to commemorate the second anniversary of the tragedy. Eric Ulloa’s “26 Pebbles,” which was adapted from transcripts of interviews with people touched by the shootings, will have a staged reading Dec. 15 at the Culture Project’s The Lynn Redgrave Theater. The director will be Igor Goldin and prices range from $50-$150. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — A new play about the massacre at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in will have a benefit reading in December in New York City to commemorate the second anniversary of the tragedy.

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Cheyenne Jackson, Debbie Harry to perform in NYC

NEW YORK (AP) — Cheyenne Jackson and Debbie Harry will make their debuts this winter at a storied New York nightclub.

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Knicks rookie forward Early needs knee surgery

NEW YORK (AP) — Knicks rookie forward Cleanthony Early will miss at least a month because of knee surgery.

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Martin, Jays finalize $82 million, 5-year contract

In this Aug. 25, 2014, file photo, Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Russell Martin reacts after the Pirates completed an inning-ending bases-loaded double play on a grounder by St. Louis Cardinals' Oscar Taveras in the sixth inning of a baseball game in Pittsburgh. A person with knowledge of the deal says the Toronto Blue Jays and free agent catcher Russell Martin have agreed to a five-year, $82 million contract. Martin took a physical Monday, Nov 17 and the Blue Jays are expected to finalize the deal Tuesday, according to the person, who spoke on condition of anonymity because the deal was not yet complete. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File)

TORONTO (AP) — Free agent catcher Russell Martin and the Toronto Blue Jays finalized an $82 million, five-year contract on Tuesday.

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Callahan lifts Lightning to win in return to MSG

Tampa Bay Lightning's Ryan Callahan celebrates after scoring a goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the New York Rangers, Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — Ryan Callahan scored two goals in his first game against his former New York Rangers teammates, and the surging Tampa Bay Lightning rode another big offensive outburst to a 5-1 victory Monday night.

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