NFL suspensions for on-field conduct or gambling

The NFL's longest suspensions for on-field conduct or gambling: Life — Art Schlichter, Indianapolis, gambling, suspended for one year on June 1983. Was released following the 1985 se...

Review: It's a 'Marriage Story,' but about divorce

Noah Baumbach is a keen observer of life's banalities. His films relish in the strange and wonderful and awkward things people say and do in the course of the day. But his real magic is turning ordina...

Fox, Hield lead Kings to 113-92 rout of Knicks

NEW YORK (AP) — De'Aaron Fox scored 24 points, Buddy Hield had 22 and the Sacramento Kings routed the New York Knicks 113-92 on Sunday night for their second straight victory following a 0-5 start. ...

AP source: Mets decide to hire Beltrán as manager

NEW YORK (AP) — A person familiar with the decision tells The Associated Press the New York Mets have decided to hire Carlos Beltrán as their manager. The person spoke on condition o...

After killing, GOP skeptics still doubt Trump foreign policy

WASHINGTON (AP) — Few moments have provoked such widespread condemnation of President Donald Trump from fellow Republicans as his sudden decision this month to withdraw most U.S. troops from Syria. ...

New Stritch bio reveals vulnerability behind the moxy

"Still Here: The Madcap, Nervy, Singular Life of Elaine Stritch," Farrar, Straus and Giroux, by Alexandra Jacobs As the curtain rises in a new biography of Elaine Stritch, the scene ...

Review: Bosch and Ballard combine forces in "The Night Fire"

"The Night Fire," Little, Brown and Co., by Michael Connelly In "The Night Fire" by Michael Connelly, John Jack Thompson, Harry Bosch's first mentor when he became a police officer, ...

Should Taiwanese basketball fans boycott the NBA?

KAOHSIUNG (Taipei News) — It seems like almost every week, a new international company, brand, or organization is falling over itself to apologize for hurting the feelings of citizens of the Peo...

Mets fire manager Mickey Callaway after 2 bumpy seasons

NEW YORK (AP) — Mickey Callaway went 11-1 in his first 12 games as manager of the New York Mets. After that, nothing ever seemed to go smoothly for him again. Following more than a y...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Thursday, Oct. 3, the 276th day of 2019. There are 89 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Oct. 3, 18...

After 2nd-half surge, improved Mets lament early mistakes

NEW YORK (AP) — Long after the Mets' season finale had ended, Pete Alonso was still posing for photos with his fiancée near first base as children dashed by — a postgame promotion offering their own c...

Braves limp into playoffs with 11-inning loss to Mets

NEW YORK (AP) — Mike Soroka recovered from a shaky start in his playoff tuneup, but the banged-up Atlanta Braves limped into October with a 7-6 loss to the New York Mets in 11 innings Sunday when Domi...

Alonso hits 53rd HR, sets rookie record as Mets blank Braves

NEW YORK (AP) — Pete Alonso hit his 53rd home run to break the rookie record Yankees star Aaron Judge set in 2017, and the New York Mets beat the playoff-bound Atlanta Braves 3-0 on Saturday night. ...

Mets' Alonso hits 52nd HR, ties rookie mark in win vs Braves

NEW YORK (AP) — Pete Alonso hit his 52nd homer to match Aaron Judge's rookie record, and the New York Mets beat the Atlanta Braves 4-2 Friday night. Alonso connected in the first inn...

Marlins hit 3 late HRs, beat Wheeler, Mets 4-2

NEW YORK (AP) — Curtis Granderson, Tyler Heineman and Austin Dean hit late home runs and the Miami Marlins rallied against Zack Wheeler to beat the New York Mets 4-2 Thursday night. ...