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In speech at Trump hotel, Gillibrand to call Trump a coward

Mar. 24, 2019 6:06 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand is calling President Donald Trump a "coward" who "punches down" and says that he is "tearing apart the moral fabric of our country." Gillibrand is set to say even more about Trump on Sunday as she stands in front of one of his signature...

Pac-12 and ACC top conferences in opening round

Mar. 24, 2019 2:58 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Pac-12 and Atlantic Coast Conference showed conference supremacy in the opening round of the women's NCAA Tournament. The two power conferences combined to go 13-1 in the first two days. The Pac-12 won all six of its contests, while the ACC went 7-1. The lone loss came in a matchup...

The Latest: RB Zenner gets extension from Lions

Mar. 24, 2019 2:11 AM EDT

The Latest on NFL free agency (all times EDT): 6:45 p.m. The Detroit Lions have agreed to a one-year contract extension with running back Zach Zenner. The Lions announced the move Tuesday, bringing the 27-year-old Zenner back after he rushed for 265 yards on 55 carries in eight games with Detroit last season. In...

Where the investigations related to President Trump stand

Mar. 24, 2019 12:25 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — A look at where investigations related to President Donald Trump stand and what may lie ahead for him: WHAT'S THIS ALL ABOUT? Special counsel Robert Mueller has submitted his report on whether the Trump campaign coordinated with Russia and whether the president obstructed the...

Strome. Georgiev help Rangers beat Maple Leafs 2-1 in OT

Mar. 24, 2019 12:03 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — The New York Rangers were glad to finally get another win. Ryan Strome scored 1:48 into overtime as the New York Rangers beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 2-1 Saturday night to snap a five-game losing streak. Pavel Buchnevich also scored for the Rangers and Alexandar Georgiev finished with 44...

McCann scores twice to help Penguins hold off Stars, 3-2

Mar. 23, 2019 11:49 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Jared McCann is pretty sure his pirouette wasn't as graceful as one might see from, say, Sidney Crosby. The result was good enough for Pittsburgh. McCann scored twice, including the go-ahead goal on a spinning short-handed play in the third period, and the Penguins beat the Dallas Stars 3-2...

Brendan Gallagher scores twice, Canadiens beat Sabres 7-4

Mar. 23, 2019 11:43 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — The Montreal Canadiens refused to be satisfied — or comfortable — not with so much at stake. Brendan Gallagher had two goals and an assist, and the Canadiens beat the Buffalo Sabres 7-4 on Saturday night for their third straight win. Max Domi and Tomas Tatar each had a goal...

Man arrested in fierce subway attack captured on video

Mar. 23, 2019 11:02 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A 36-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of carrying out a vicious attack on a homeless woman that was caught on video. Marc Gomez faces charges of assault and harassment and is awaiting arraignment Saturday evening. Authorities could not say whether he had an attorney to speak for...

Adele and Jennifer Lawrence whoop it up at NYC gay bar

Mar. 23, 2019 8:57 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Bar patrons in New York's Greenwich Village were in the right place at the right time when Adele and Jennifer Lawrence showed up. The Daily News reports Grammy-winning singer Adele and her Oscar-winning actress pal hit the gay bar Pieces on Friday night, to the delight of the crowd. They...

Mets decide Mesoraco, 5 others won't be on opening roster

Mar. 23, 2019 8:01 PM EDT

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) — The New York Mets cut five players from major league camp Saturday and informed catcher Devin Mesoraco that he won't be on the opening day roster. The Mets re-assigned outfielders Carlos Gomez and Rajai Davis, infielder Adeiny Hechavarria, and pitchers Ryan O'Rourke and Hector...