Posts Tagged New York

Bayern is favorite for Travers Stakes

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert still isn’t sure how far his talented speedster Bayern can run, but he is willing to find out.

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Scoring change alters history for Jeter, Wagner

NEW YORK (AP) — Turns out, the hit that tied Derek Jeter with Honus Wagner came a day later than everyone thought.

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Bills DT Dareus attempting to put past behind him

PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus says he is doing the best he can to straighten around his life after his career was nearly derailed by an offseason string of troubles.

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NY Islanders owner announces sale

This is an Oct. 24, 2012, file photo,  showing New York Islanders owner Charles Wang addressing the media during a press conference at Brooklyn's Barclays Center. The New York Islanders have announced that the team is being sold to a former Washington Capitals co-owner and a London-based investor. In a statement Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, the team says a group led by former Capitals co-owner Jon Ledecky and investor Scott Malkin has reached an agreement to buy a "substantial" minority interest in the team. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Islanders are selling a minority stake of the team, with a former Washington Capitals co-owner and a London-based investor to become full owners in two years.

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Longtime ‘SNL’ announcer Don Pardo dies at 96

This March 14, 1992 photo provided by NBC shows announcer Don Pardo on the set of "Saturday Night Live."  Pardo, the durable television and radio announcer whose resonant voice-over style was widely imitated and became the standard in the field, died Monday, Aug. 18, 2014 in Arizona at the age of 96. (AP Photo/NBC, Al Levine)

NEW YORK (AP) — Few would recognize his face, but most knew his voice: the booming baritone that for nearly four decades heralded “Saturday Night Live.”

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