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AP source: Headley, Yankees working on $52M deal

In this Sept. 18, 2014, file photo, New York Yankees' Chase Headley reacts after driving in the game-winning run during the ninth inning against the Toronto Blue Jays in New York. Headley is staying with the Yankees, giving New York insurance at third base in case Alex Rodriguez is unable to play the field regularly. A person familiar with the negotiations says Headley and the Yankees are working to finalize a $52 million, four-year contract. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Monday, Dec. 15, 2014, because the agreement had not been completed.  (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Chase Headley is staying with the Yankees, agreeing Monday to a $52 million, four-year contract that signals New York is not counting on Alex Rodriguez to play third base regularly.

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Mayberry finalizes $1.45M deal with Mets

NEW YORK (AP) — Outfielder John Mayberry Jr. and the New York Mets have finalized a $1.45 million, one-year contract.

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AP source: Headley, Yankees working on $52M deal

NEW YORK (AP) — Chase Headley is staying with the Yankees, giving New York insurance at third base in case Alex Rodriguez is unable to play the field regularly.

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Merriam-Webster names ‘culture’ word of the year

This Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014 photo shows the word "culture" in the Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, in New York. Merriam-Webster has named "culture" its 2014 word of the year. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

NEW YORK (AP) — A nation, a workplace, an ethnicity, a passion, an outsized personality. The people who comprise these things, who fawn or rail against them, are behind Merriam-Webster’s 2014 word of the year: culture.

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Fuel tank explodes in upstate NY; no injuries

LYONS FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — An outdoor fuel tank exploded early Monday in southern Lewis County, but fire crews quickly extinguished it.

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