REPORTS: BIDEN BUCKED TOP ADVISERS IN ORDERING AFGHANISTAN PULLOUT BY SEPT. 11

Biden says he won't be talked into sacrificing more U.S. troops' lives to a war of nearly 20 years that hasn't secured the region from...

KNICKS TOP ZION WILLIAMSON-LED PELICANS FOR THEIR FOURTH WIN IN A ROW

It was defense that thwarted New Orleans and Julius Randle led all scorers with 32 points, adding eight rebounds and five assists.

 
 
 

THIS TIME, DAVID PETERSON DOMINATES PHILLIES AS METS TRIUMPH

The lefthander, who has struggled against the Phlllies, allowed only two hits and struck out 10 in six innings.

BRANDING JOE BIDEN AS "TOTALLY LEFT WING" MIGHT WORK ONLY WITH GOP DIE-HARDS

Making Biden look like a wild radical anywhere beyond the realm of the right seems far from a good bet.

 
 
 

THOMAS O'NEILL COMES UP BIG AGAIN AS MASSAPEQUA TOPS UNIONDALE IN BOYS SOCCER

O'Neill totaled two goals and added an assist for the defending Nassau Class AA champions

KNICKS COACH TOM THIBODEAU TAKES WAIT-AND-SEE APPROACH TO PLAY-IN TOURNEY

"I think there are a lot of benefits to it," the Knicks coach said.

 
 
 

METS' J.D. DAVIS LIKELY TO RETURN TO LINEUP WHEN IL STINT ENDS, LUIS ROJAS SAYS

Manager also said third baseman will likely be activated the moment his injured list stint is up on Saturday.

CONTRACT THE LEAST OF METS OUTFIELDER MICHAEL CONFORTO'S WORRIES RIGHT NOW

He's already been bumped from third to sixth in the lineup - after only five games - and his current 0-for-14 skid has looked even...

 
 
 

HOW WILL RANGERS' FRONT OFFICE ASSESS MIKA ZIBANEJAD'S SEASON?

Zibanejad turns 28 on April 18, and is under contract for one more season after this one. He had a rough start this season, but picked...

CHAD GREEN ALLOWS WALK-OFF HOME RUN FOLLOWING SHORT START BY COREY KLUBER AS BLUE JAYS BEAT YANKEES

Bo Bichette's blast gave the Blue Jays a 5-4 win after Corey Kluber couldn't make it past the fourth inning for the third straight...

 
 
 

GIANTS RELEASE CORNERBACK RYAN LEWIS

With the signing of free-agent cornerback Adoree' Jackson, the Giants no longer needed Lewis, who started three games last season.

BRAYDON COBURN BELIEVES ISLANDERS GIVE HIM GREAT SHOT AT SECOND STANLEY CUP

The 36-year-old defenseman, who won the Cup for the first time with the Lightning last season, gives coach Barry Trotz an experienced...

 
 
 

UFC PLANS FOR A FULL CROWD IN VEGAS FOR DUSTIN POIRIER-CONOR MCGREGOR FIGHT

UFC President Dana White announced his plan Wednesday for the promotion's first sellout show in its hometown since the start of the...

SOURCE: PONZI SCHEMER BERNIE MADOFF DIES IN PRISON

Bernie Madoff, the financier who pleaded guilty to orchestrating the largest Ponzi scheme in history, has died of natural causes in...

 
 
 

BIDEN'S AFGHANISTAN PULLOUT DELAY RINGS POLITICALLY ACCEPTABLE, FOR NOW

Biden's promise of an U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan by Sept. 11 works politically, and symbolically, for the moment.

MARCUS STROMAN REBOUNDS FROM RAINOUT DEBACLE WITH MASTERPIECE IN METS' VICTORY OVER PHILLIES

The LIer is acing every test he's faced so far in a huge season for him on several levels.

 
 
 

BIDEN SETS AN END DATE FOR AFGHANISTAN WAR: 9/11/21

As Biden plans to explain the new timeline to Americans, there's a sense of both relief and concern in Congress about drawing down...

IGOR SHESTERKIN EARNS HIS FIRST CAREER SHUTOUT AS RANGERS BLANK DEVILS

Shesterkin, 25, started for the ninth time in the last 11 games, and made 27

 
 
 

METS HAPPY TO ESCAPE WITH WALK-OFF VICTORY IN OPENER VS PHILLIES, BUT THERE ARE CONCERNS

The Mets have not been hitting with runners in scoring position and Michael Conforto, in particular, needs to get going.

NOTHING PERSONAL WITH GERRIT COLE-KYLE HIGASHIOKA, EXCEPT THERE IS FOR YANKEES

Staff ace and catcher team up with a comfortable partnership that suits manager Aaron Boone just fine.

 
 
 



Democrats to unveil bill to expand US Supreme Court by four justices

Democrats to unveil bill to expand US Supreme Court by four justices

WASHINGTON - Congressional Democrats plan to introduce legislation on Thursday to expand the U.S. Supreme Court by four justices, a proposal aimed at breaking the conservative... Read more ...

US poised to announce sanctions on Russia in response to SolarWinds hack

US poised to announce sanctions on Russia in response to SolarWinds hack

In response to a massive hacking campaign that breached vital federal agencies, and believed to have been aimed at stealing government information, the Biden administration is... Read more ...

Tokyo Games: Officials say cancelation, no fans still option

Tokyo Games: Officials say cancelation, no fans still option

TOKYO - Two top officials of Japan's ruling LDP party on Thursday said radical changes could be coming to the Tokyo Olympics. One went as far to suggest they still could be... Read more ...

Luca Doncic's 3-pointer at buzzer leads Mavericks past Grizzlies

Luca Doncic's 3-pointer at buzzer leads Mavericks past Grizzlies

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Luka Doncic hit a leaning, lunging 3-pointer as time expired to give the Dallas Mavericks a 114-113 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night... Read more ...

Rep. Matt Gaetz's Woes Deepen As New Report Details Associate's Shady Venmo...

Rep. Matt Gaetz's Woes Deepen As New Report Details Associate's Shady Venmo Payments

Joel Greenberg made more than 150 payments to dozens of women, including a minor, The Daily Beast reported. Read more ...

White Sox's Carlos Rodon completes no-hitter after losing perfect game in...

White Sox's Carlos Rodon completes no-hitter after losing perfect game in 9th to HBP

Carlos Rodon is all the way back after elbow and shoulder issues the past two years. Read more ...

White Sox LHP Rodón loses perfect game on HBP in 9th

White Sox LHP Rodón loses perfect game on HBP in 9th

CHICAGO - Chicago White Sox left-hander Carlos Rodón has lost his bid for a perfect game when he hit Cleveland's Roberto Pérez in the foot with a pitch with one out in the... Read more ...

Ennis, Carter Jr. come up big as Magic beat Bulls 115-106

Ennis, Carter Jr. come up big as Magic beat Bulls 115-106

CHICAGO - James Ennis scored 22 points, Wendell Carter Jr. added 19 points and 12 rebounds, and the Orlando Magic snapped a six-game losing streak by beating the Chicago Bulls... Read more ...

US set to sanction a dozen Russian individuals, 24 entities for influencing...

US set to sanction a dozen Russian individuals, 24 entities for influencing the 2020 election, SolarWinds hack

Summary List Placement The US government is set to impose sanctions on around a dozen Russian government and intelligence officials, as well as 20 entities linked to Russian... Read more ...

Polanco hits early HR off Musgrove, Pirates beat Padres 5-1

Polanco hits early HR off Musgrove, Pirates beat Padres 5-1

Polanco hit a solo shot into the right-field stands in the second inning. That ended a 32-inning scoreless streak by Musgrove that dated to last season when he was still with... Read more ...