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Martinez hits 2-run homer in 9th as Mets rally past Marlins 3-2 and Díaz wins in return from IL

Jun. 13, 2024 23:04 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — J.D. Martinez hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the New York Mets a 3-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Thursday night. The one-out drive off Tanner Scott made a winner of Edwin Díaz (2-1) in his return from the injured list. The star...

Mets reinstate closer Edwin Díaz from injured list and send LHP Danny Young to minors

Jun. 13, 2024 22:51 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Edwin Díaz was activated from the injured list Thursday by the New York Mets, and manager Carlos Mendoza reiterated the struggling reliever will immediately return to the closer role. “I talked to him a couple of days ago and he’s ready to go,” Mendoza said...

Gov. Hochul considering a face mask ban on New York City subways, citing antisemitic acts

Jun. 13, 2024 19:17 PM EDT

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Gov. Kathy Hochul said Thursday that she is considering a ban on face masks in the New York City subway system due to concerns about people shielding their identities while committing antisemitic acts. Hochul, a Democrat, told reporters the exact details of the...

Met Opera in New York sold 72% of tickets this season, up from 66% and highest since pandemic

Jun. 13, 2024 17:53 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Metropolitan Opera sold 72% of its available tickets this season, up from 66% in 2022-23 and an increase from 61% from its first season following the pandemic. Box office remained down from 75% in 2018-19 and a projected 76% for 2019-20 before the mid-March...

Enzo Biochem: Fiscal Q3 Earnings Snapshot

Jun. 13, 2024 16:44 PM EDT

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Enzo Biochem Inc. (ENZ) on Thursday reported a loss of $3 million in its fiscal third quarter. On a per-share basis, the Farmingdale, New York-based company said it had a loss of 6 cents. Losses, adjusted to account for...

Ozy Media went from buzzy to belly-up. Its founder, Carlos Watson, is now on trial

Jun. 13, 2024 12:00 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — For nearly a decade, Ozy Media projected an image of new-media success. The company boasted big-name interviews, an Emmy-winning TV show, a buzzy music and ideas festival and impressive numbers to show prospective investors — until it imploded in 2021 amid doubts...

J.W. Mays: Fiscal Q3 Earnings Snapshot

Jun. 13, 2024 08:39 AM EDT

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (AP) — BROOKLYN, N.Y. (AP) — J.W. Mays Inc. (MAYS) on Thursday reported a loss of $85,000 in its fiscal third quarter. The Brooklyn, New York-based company said it had a loss of 4 cents per share. The commercial real estate leasing company posted...

Israel-Hamas war roils congressional race outside New York City, testing Democrats in pivotal clash

Jun. 13, 2024 08:04 AM EDT

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — The war between Israel and Hamas is roiling a congressional primary election between two Democrats in New York, reflecting a divide that has splintered the party nationally since the conflict began last year. U.S. Rep. Jamaal Bowman, one of several House...

Editorial Roundup: New York

Jun. 13, 2024 07:11 AM EDT

New York Post. June 12, 2024. Editorial: New York is about to make its high school diplomas worse than useless The State Education Department just announced that it plans to make the value of a New York high school diploma worthless. Parents should be...

NYC considers ending broker fees for tenants, angering real estate industry

Jun. 12, 2024 18:27 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s a familiar and agonizing experience for legions of New York City renters: before moving into a new apartment, a tenant must first shell out thousands of dollars in fees to a real estate broker, even if that person was hired by the landlord. The hefty...