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Protecting consumers’ data focus of NY hearing

Nov. 22, 2019 12:16 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — New York lawmakers are asking for public input on ways to better protect consumer data and privacy online. The state Senate Standing Committee on Internet and Technology is holding a hearing Friday. Consumer advocates and representatives of internet companies are set to testify. Lawmakers...

Adams’ 20 lead UConn over Buffalo 79-68 in Charleston

Nov. 22, 2019 12:09 AM EST

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Brendan Adams wasn’t afraid of the moment, not when he had to come in and take over for UConn’s injured point guard Alterique Gilbert and not when Buffalo was slicing deep into the Huskies lead at the Charleston Classic. Adams had a career-high 20 points and played...

Krzyzewski wins 217th game with Duke ranked No. 1 in romp

Nov. 22, 2019 12:06 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Mike Krzyzewski is about to become No. 1 at winning at No. 1. He has to share that milestone for at least one more game with the Wizard of Westwood. Krzyzewski coached a No. 1-ranked Duke team to victory for the 217th time, matching John Wooden for that career record in the Blue Devils'...

NY to investigate housing discrimination on Long Island

Nov. 22, 2019 12:06 AM EST

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York’s governor says the state will investigate discrimination among real estate agents on Long Island in light of a newspaper’s report. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Thursday announcement follows Newsday’s report that detailed real estate agents on Long...

Federal prosecutors weighing new charges against Trump donor

Nov. 21, 2019 11:54 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal prosecutors in New York have informed a major donor to President Donald Trump’s inaugural committee that they intend to charge him with obstruction of justice and failing to register as a foreign agent. The donor, Imaad Zuberi, is already charged in a separate case in Los...

Islanders beat Penguins 4-3 in OT, point streak at 16

Nov. 21, 2019 11:44 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Brock Nelson came through in overtime again for the New York Islanders. Nelson scored his second goal of the game at 4:16 of the extra period, lifting the Islanders to a 4-3 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday night to extend their point streak to a franchise-record 16 games....

Marchand, Pastrnak lead Bruins past Sabres 3-2

Nov. 21, 2019 11:05 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Brad Marchand and David Pastrnak again showed they are one of the NHL’s most dangerous duos. Marchand scored his 14th and 15th goals of the season, Pastrnak got his league-leading 20th and the Boston Bruins beat the Buffalo Sabres 3-2 on Thursday night. Marchand and Pastrnak became the...

Champagnie leads Pitt over Arkansas-Pine Bluff 66-41

Nov. 21, 2019 10:26 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — At one point, it looked like Justin Champagnie might not have a freshman season with Pittsburgh. Champagnie, a 6-foot-6 wing from Brooklyn, New York, suffered a knee injury in the lead-up to the season that was feared to be season ending. But after a second opinion, he was allowed to...

Ewing wins big again at MSG, Hoyas knock off No. 22 Texas

Nov. 21, 2019 9:52 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Patrick Ewing walked onto the Madison Square Garden court waving his arms and exhorting the crowd to cheer louder. Some chanted for the Hoyas. But as the final seconds ticked off the clock, those booming chants turned to ones for the coach: “Patrick Ewing! Patrick Ewing! Patrick...

St. Francis (NY) beats Medgar Evers 122-58

Nov. 21, 2019 9:47 PM EST

BROOKLYN HEIGHTS, N.Y. (AP) — Trey Quartlebaum had 20 points as St. Francis (NY) routed Division III Medgar Evers 122-58 on Thursday night. Yaradyah Evans had 17 points and 13 rebounds for the Terriers (2-3). Chauncey Hawkins added 17 points. Stevan Krtinic had 14 points for the hosts. It was the first...