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AP's top 2018 albums: Janelle Monae, Kacey Musgraves, J Cole

Dec. 11, 2018 1:41 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The top 10 albums of the year by Associated Press Music Editor Mesfin Fekadu. 1. Janelle Monae, "Dirty Computer": When Janelle Monae released the masterfully brilliant "The ArchAndroid" in 2010, it was hard to imagine how this futuristic, already-seasoned artist could grow, and where that...

Forbes: Rangers remain most valuable NHL franchise

Dec. 5, 2018 5:47 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — The New York Rangers are the NHL's most valuable franchise for a fourth consecutive year, according to Forbes. The Rangers top the annual list of franchise valuations at $1.55 billion, up 3 percent from last year. The Toronto Maple Leafs are second at $1.35 billion, and Montreal Canadiens...

NHL expansion from Original 6 to Seattle

Dec. 4, 2018 4:03 PM EST

A history of NHL expansion from the Original Six until the addition of Seattle as the 32nd franchise: 1942: Boston Bruins, Chicago Black Hawks, Detroit Red Wings, Montreal Canadiens, New York Rangers and Toronto Maple Leafs make up Original Six. 1967: Great Expansion doubles league in size to 12 with addition of...

The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com

Dec. 4, 2018 1:20 PM EST

Audible.com best-sellers for week ending November 30: Fiction 1. Have a Nice Day by Billy Crystal & Quinton Peeples, narrated by Justin Bartha, Annette Bening, Dick Cavett, Auli'l Cravalho, Billy Crystal, Rachel Dratch, Darrell Hammond, Christopher Jackson, Kevin Kline, Robin Thede & a full cast (Audible...

The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com

Nov. 27, 2018 2:20 PM EST

Audible.com best-sellers for week ending November 23: Fiction 1. Fire & Blood: 300 Years Before A Game of Thrones (A Targaryen History) by George R. R. Martin, narrated by Simon Vance (Random House Audio) 2. Have a Nice Day by Billy Crystal & Quinton Peeples, narrated by Justin Bartha, Annette Bening,...

Marner has 3 assists as Maple Leafs beat Bruins 4-2

Nov. 27, 2018 12:35 AM EST

TORONTO (AP) — On a night when Patrick Marleau celebrated his 1,600th NHL game, Mitch Marner did what he does best: set up goals. The 21-year-old winger had three assists and Marleau added another as the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Boston Bruins 4-2 on Monday. "He has great vision out there," the...

Wilson scores 2 as Caps beat Islanders, ex-coach Trotz 4-1

Nov. 26, 2018 11:38 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Wilson scored twice, Braden Holtby stopped 32 shots and the Washington Capitals beat the New York Islanders and former coach Barry Trotz 4-1 Monday night for their season-high sixth straight win. Nic Dowd and Alex Ovechkin also scored for Washington, which won after giving up the first...

Gifts for the food, drink and coffee lover in your life

Nov. 21, 2018 12:54 PM EST

For the foodie on your holiday list — or just people who might appreciate a good tequila or pie pan — we offer a gift guide. It's got coffee machines, books, chocolate truffles and a fabulous tote to carry it all away. FOR THE ENTERTAINERS: Opinel Cheese Knife and Fork Set , $45 Opinel is an iconic...

Netflix docu-series 'Dogs' lovingly serves up the human bond

Nov. 21, 2018 10:22 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — In these heated and oft-difficult times, do we need dogs more than ever? Do we need to rescue them, let them run free, accept their precious help with our most trying physical challenges and revel in their licks and loving nudges? Filmmakers Glen Zipper and Amy Berg think absolutely yes....

The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com

Nov. 20, 2018 2:58 PM EST

Audible.com best-sellers for week ending November 16: Fiction 1. Have a Nice Day by Billy Crystal & Quinton Peeples, narrated by Justin Bartha, Annette Bening, Dick Cavett, Auli'l Cravalho, Billy Crystal, Rachel Dratch, Darrell Hammond, Christopher Jackson, Kevin Kline, Robin Thede & a full cast (Audible...