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Lehner earns 5th shutout, Islanders beat Coyotes 2-0

Mar. 24, 2019 10:23 PM EDT

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Jordan Eberle and Brock Nelson scored to back Robin Lehner's fifth shutout of the season as the New York Islanders beat the Arizona Coyotes 2-0 Sunday. Lehner stopped 31 shots to help the Islanders win for the second time in two days and keep pace with first place Washington in the...

NCAA Latest: Virginia's win gives ACC 5 teams in Sweet 16

Mar. 24, 2019 10:09 PM EDT

The Latest on the second round of the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern): 10:05 p.m. Top-seeded Virginia is back in the Sweet 16. The Cavaliers got 14 points from Mamadi Diakite and 12 from Ty Jerome to clamp down on ninth-seeded Oklahoma 63-51 on Sunday night. Virginia made it back to the round of 16 for the...

The Latest: Divided reaction on Mueller's work in divided US

Mar. 24, 2019 9:45 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on reaction across America to the first glimpse into the release of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation (all times local): 9:15 p.m. Bob Miller is a retired manufacturing engineer, from Franklin, Wisconsin, who describes his political views as "middle to the...

The Latest: Candidates push for new Democratic leadership

Mar. 24, 2019 7:40 PM EDT

The Latest on the 2020 campaign season (all times Eastern): 7:40 p.m. Democratic presidential candidates are making it clear that there are new voices competing for voters' attention. California Sen. Kamala Harris sent a signal to the nation's old-guard that there's a time to move aside. At an Atlanta church...

Syndergaard unhappy with deGrom negotiations, 'Cuse trip

Mar. 24, 2019 7:16 PM EDT

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) — New York Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard tuned up for the regular season with a couple fastballs — at his own organization. Syndergaard questioned the Mets' treatment of ace Jacob deGrom and the organization's upcoming travel plans after he made his final appearance of...

Eberle, Nelson back Lehner as Islanders beat Coyotes 2-0

Mar. 24, 2019 7:12 PM EDT

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Islanders used a smothering defense and some timely scoring to move closer to a playoff berth. Jordan Eberle and Brock Nelson scored to back Robin Lehner's fifth shutout of the season as the Islanders beat the Arizona Coyotes 2-0 Sunday. Lehner stopped 31 shots to help...

In speech at Trump hotel, Gillibrand calls Trump a coward

Mar. 24, 2019 7:11 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand on Sunday launched a pointed attack of President Donald Trump and his policies, speaking feet away from one of Trump's Manhattan properties. She called Trump a "coward" who "punches down" and says that he is "tearing apart the moral fabric of our country."...

NYPD: Man brandishing knife shot and wounded by police

Mar. 24, 2019 6:56 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Police say officers shot and wounded a man who charged at them with a kitchen knife in Queens. It happened in Bayside at about 3 p.m. Sunday after police say the man crashed his vehicle into a marked police vehicle parked in front of a police precinct, sprayed an accelerant fluid onto both...

Harris sends message to old-guard: Every era has its end

Mar. 24, 2019 6:28 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — California Sen. Kamala Harris sent a subtle signal to the old-guard of Democratic politics that every era has its end. At an Atlanta church service dedicated to youth Sunday, the presidential candidate compared leadership to a relay race in which each generation must ask themselves "what do...

Where the investigations related to President Trump stand

Mar. 24, 2019 5:30 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — A look at where investigations related to President Donald Trump stand and what may lie ahead for him: WHAT DO I NEED TO KNOW RIGHT NOW? The Justice Department said Sunday that special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation did not find evidence that Trump's campaign "conspired or...