• Letter penned a day before Titanic sank sold at UK auction

    LONDON (AP) — A letter written by one of the Titanic’s passengers a day before the ocean liner sank has sold for 126,000 pounds ($166,000) at an auction in England.

  • Sabathia can’t save Yankees again with loss in ALCS Game 7

    HOUSTON (AP) — CC Sabathia doesn’t sound like he wants to be finished with the New York Yankees, even though they are done this season.

  • Astros reach World Series, top Yankees 4-0 in Game 7 of ALCS

    HOUSTON (AP) — Charlie Morton and Lance McCullers combined on a three-hitter, Jose Altuve and Evan Gattis homered and the Houston Astros reached the World Series for only the second time, blanking the New York Yankees 4-0 Saturday night in Game 7 of the AL Championship Series.

  • Penguins get Sheahan from Red Wings

    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins have acquired forward Riley Sheahan and a 2018 fifth-round draft pick from the Detroit Red Wings in exchange for forward Scott Wilson and a 2018 third-round draft pick.

  • Court weighing whether graffiti mecca was protected by law

    NEW YORK (AP) — For two decades, Jerry Wolkoff let graffiti artists use his crumbling Queens warehouse complex as a canvas for their vibrant works. Artists gave the spot the name “5Pointz” — a place where all five New York City boroughs come together — but painters traveled from as far as Japan and Brazil to tag, bomb and burn at what became a graffiti mecca and a tourist destination.

  • LEADING OFF: Yankees, Astros go to Game 7 in ALCS

    A look at what’s happening all around the majors today:

  • Verlander, Altuve help Astros top Yanks to force ALCS Game 7

    HOUSTON (AP) — Justin Verlander remained perfect with the Houston Astros when they couldn’t afford anything else.

  • Dorsett has 2 goals, assist in Canucks’ 4-2 win over Sabres

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Vancouver Canucks bounced back on the second night of a back-to-back.

  • Nets’ national anthem singer kneels to finish performance

    NEW YORK (AP) — The national anthem singer at the Brooklyn Nets’ home opener took a knee at the end of her performance.

  • Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim ready for 42nd year

    SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim admitted that the beginning of his 42nd year as head coach at his alma mater feels a little different, and it has nothing to do with his age.