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World TeamTennis relocates HQ to Southern California

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World TeamTennis has relocated its corporate headquarters from New York to Southern California in order to be closer to tech companies that can help the league improve its digital presence....
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Oskar Lindblom, Carter Hart help Flyers whip Rangers, 6-4

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Oskar Lindblom had two goals, Scott Laughton collected three assists, and Carter Hart stopped 25 of 27 shots as the Flyers topped the host New York Rangers, 6-4, in a preseason game Wednesday.
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Nathan Eovaldi looks set for bullpen duty come playoff time

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NEW YORK - Nathan Eovaldi will likely make his last appearance of the season out of the bullpen. The Red Sox still haven't decided which of their starters will move to the 'pen in October, when they'll only need three, maybe four starters for the five-game American League Division Series. But manager Alex Cora said they're leaning toward putting Eovaldi in the 'pen to relieve Rick Porcello next Friday against the Orioles. Eovaldi still has one more start to make on Monday before he comes out of relief on short rest next Friday.
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Ex-aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo faces sentencing for corruption

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NEW YORK - A judge is set to decide whether a former top aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo receives leniency or a long prison sentence for his conviction on federal bribery and fraud charges.
Joseph Percoco was scheduled to be sentenced Thursday in Manhattan federal court by U.S. District Judge Valerie Caproni.
Prosecutors say he should serve well over five years in prison. His lawyers say he should get no more than two years.
Percoco was convicted in March on bribery and fraud charges. He was acquitted of extortion and a bribery count.
Prosecutors say Percoco and his family accepted more than...
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Churchill: Kavanaugh charge vindicates Gillibrand call on Franken

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Albany
In the 10 months since Al Franken resigned from the U.S. Senate, a surprising number of Democrats have pinned blame for his downfall on Kirsten Gillibrand.
New York's junior senator was among the first Democratic politicians to call on Franken to step aside amid allegations of sexual impropriety, and her recommendation carried unusual weight. Gillibrand was a Franken friend who made her national reputation battling sexual assault in the military
Franken's bad behavior notwithstanding, some on the left branded Gillibrand an opportunist, and their anger has endured.
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Oskar Lindblom helps Flyers beat Rangers 6-4

Oskar Lindblom helps Flyers beat Rangers 6-4

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NEW YORK - Oskar Lindblom had two goals and an assist to help the Philadelphia Flyers beat the New York Rangers 6-4 in exhibition play Wednesday night.
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New York Democrats still waiting for Cuomo's help

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo stood last June with Nancy Pelosi and said he would do whatever it took to defeat Republican incumbents in competitive House races across New York. Many of those Democratic candidates are still waiting for him to show up. Cuomo's 2017 pronouncement came before he found himself in an unexpectedly heated primary with Cynthia Nixon. In the more than 15 months since he announced the effort to help House Democratic candidates, and with just seven weeks to go until the general election, much of what he promised has yet to materialize. Democrats working on House races this year...
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Red Sox finish off Astros in 5 games, head to World Series

Red Sox finish off Astros in 5 games, head to World Series

HOUSTON - David Price put his postseason woes behind him, pitching the Boston Red Sox back into another World Series with a 4-1 victory over the defending champion Houston... Read more ...

Twitterverse hits overdrive in LeBron James' Lakers debut

Twitterverse hits overdrive in LeBron James' Lakers debut

James' debut with the Lakers sparked a busy night on social media. Read more ...

Broncos return 2 interceptions for TDs, beat Cardinals 45-10

Broncos return 2 interceptions for TDs, beat Cardinals 45-10

Emmanuel Sanders threw and caught touchdown passes, Denver returned two interceptions for first-quarter touchdowns and the Broncos snapped a four-game losing streak with a... Read more ...

Verlander, Astros can't soar into another World Series

Verlander, Astros can't soar into another World Series

HOUSTON - Justin Verlander and the Houston Astros couldn't soar into another World Series. Read more ...

Olynyk's putback off Wade's miss lifts Heat past Wiz 113-112

Olynyk's putback off Wade's miss lifts Heat past Wiz 113-112

WASHINGTON - Kelly Olynyk's putback of Dwyane Wade's missed jumper produced the go-ahead basket with 0.2 seconds left Thursday night, lifting the Miami Heat to a ragged 113-112... Read more ...

'Struggling' Red Sox hitter named ALCS MVP, marks MLB first

'Struggling' Red Sox hitter named ALCS MVP, marks MLB first

He was a big reason the Red Sox knocked out the defending champions and are advancing to the World Series. Read more ...

TAKING STOCK OF THE TIGERS AT SEASON'S MIDPOINT

TAKING STOCK OF THE TIGERS AT SEASON'S MIDPOINT

QUESTION: At the halfway point of the season, how would you rate the following: 1. Offensive coordinator? 2. Defensive coordinator? 3. Special teams? 4. Fan support? 5. In-game... Read more ...

LeBron James' Lakers debut: Score, live updates, highlights from opener vs...

LeBron James' Lakers debut: Score, live updates, highlights from opener vs. Trail Blazers

James faces Portland in his first regular-season appearance with the Lakers. Read more ...

Leon Draisiatl scores in overtime, Oilers beat Bruins 3-2

Leon Draisiatl scores in overtime, Oilers beat Bruins 3-2

EDMONTON, Alberta - Leon Draisiatl scored in overtime to give the Edmonton Oilers a 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins on Thursday night in their home opener. Read more ...

JBJ an MVP: Jackie Bradley Jr. wins ALCS honor for Red Sox

JBJ an MVP: Jackie Bradley Jr. wins ALCS honor for Red Sox

HOUSTON - Jackie Bradley Jr. had only three hits in the AL Championship Series. He certainly made them count. Read more ...