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  • Carmelo Anthony says he has no plans to leave Knicks

    TORONTO (AP) — Carmelo Anthony says he has no plans to leave New York and is angry about a report linking him to trade talks.

  • In this Friday, Jan. 29, 2016 photo, Rep. Chris Gibson, R-N.Y., right, meets with Stephen Manny of the Community Hospice Foundation, in his district office in Kinderhook, N.Y. The 51-year-old Gibson is edging closer to a 2018 run for governor, an office Democrats have held since 2006. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

    GOP congressman mulls run for governor in deep blue New York

    KINDERHOOK, N.Y. (AP) — Republican U.S. Rep. Chris Gibson says his cross-aisle success in his upstate district can be scaled up statewide. The 51-year-old is edging closer to a 2018 run for governor, an office Democrats have held since 2006. Though confident, Gibson acknowledges the path to victory is “steep and narrow” in a state with twice as many Democrats as Republicans.

  • In this March 31, 2015 photo provided by NY/NJ Baykeeper, Mitchell Mickley left, and Justin Procopio process samples of water just collected from New York Harbor near the Statue of Liberty. A report by NY/NJ Baykeeper, says the waterways surrounding New York City are a soup of plastic, ranging from discarded takeout containers down to tiny beads that end up in the food supply. (Sandra Meola/NY/NJ Baykeeper via AP)

    NYC waters are teeming with plastic particles, study finds

    NEW YORK (AP) — The waterways surrounding New York City are a soup of plastic, ranging from discarded takeout containers down to tiny beads that end up in the food supply, according to a new report by an environmental group.

  • Aqueduct cancels Saturday card because of cold, high winds

    NEW YORK (AP) — Aqueduct has canceled the Saturday card because of the extreme cold and high winds in the New York area.

  • Today in History

    Today is Saturday, Feb. 13, the 44th day of 2016. There are 322 days left in the year.

  • United States' Zach LaVine holds the MVP trophy after the NBA Rising Stars Challenge basketball game in Toronto on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. (Mark Blinch/The Canadian Press via AP)

    Rising Stars: LaVine, US beat Wiggins, World 157-154

    TORONTO (AP) — Zach LaVine hoisted the MVP trophy above his head, laughing along with Minnesota Timberwolves teammates Andrew Wiggins and Karl-Anthony Towns as he stood on the podium.

  • Los Angeles Kings left wing Tanner Pearson (70) celebrates with center Tyler Toffoli (73) and defenseman Alec Martinez (27) after scoring against the New York Rangers in overtime of an NHL hockey game, Friday, Feb. 12, 2016, in New York. The Kings won 5-4. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

    Pearson’s overtime goal powers Kings to 5-4 win over Rangers

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Los Angeles Kings often work overtime. And it’s paying off for them in a big way.

  • Buffalo Sabres' Josh Gorges (4), Marcus Foligno (82), Evander Kane (9) and Ryan O'Reilly (90) celebrate a goal by Kane as Montreal Canadiens' P.K. Subban (76) reacts during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Friday, Feb. 12, 2016, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Gary Wiepert)

    Foligno, Kane score twice in Sabres’ 6-4 win over Canadiens

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Marcus Foligno scored twice, including once on a penalty shot, and the Buffalo Sabres hung on to snap a four-game skid by beating the Montreal Canadiens 6-4 on Friday night.

  • Campbell leads Ohio over Buffalo 94-75

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Antonio Campbell tied a career high with 28 points and grabbed 15 rebounds on Friday night to help Ohio beat Buffalo 94-75.