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Jolly scores 17 to send Iona to 78-55 romp over Niagara

Jan. 16, 2022 15:46 PM EST

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Tyson Jolly had 17 points and seven rebounds to propel Iona to a 78-55 romp over Niagara in Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference action on Sunday. Berrick JeanLouis had 10 points and seven rebounds for the Gaels (14-3, 6-0), who have won seven straight at...

Behind season-high 23 assists, Iona tops Manhattan 88-76

Jan. 14, 2022 22:11 PM EST

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Nelly Junior Joseph had 13 points and Iona dished out a season-best 23 assists to defeat Manhattan 88-76 on Friday night. Iona (13-3, 5-0 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) earned its sixth consecutive home victory. Elijah Joiner added 11 points. ...

Former Mets acting GM Zack Scott acquitted of DUI charges

Jan. 06, 2022 13:17 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Former New York Mets acting general manager Zack Scott was acquitted Thursday of drunken-driving charges stemming from his arrest last August after he attended a fundraiser at team owner Steve Cohen’s house, his attorney announced. “Today, after hearing and...

James Sands loaned to Glasgow Rangers by New York City

Jan. 05, 2022 16:56 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — American midfielder and defender James Sands was loaned Wednesday to Glasgow Rangers from Major League Soccer champion New York City through the end of the 2023-24 Scottish Premier League season. Rangers have an option to acquire Sands at the end of the loan. ...

Jolly scores 18, lifts Iona over Marist 69-66

Jan. 02, 2022 18:05 PM EST

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Tyson Jolly had 18 points to lead five Iona players in double figures as the Gaels edged Marist 69-66 in Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference action on Sunday. Elijah Joiner, Ryan Myers and Nelly Junior Joseph added 11 points apiece for the Gaels (11-2,...

Virus postpones Westminster Kennel Club's annual dog show

Dec. 29, 2021 19:45 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The Westminster Kennel Club's annual dog show has become the latest event to be postponed or canceled in New York as the number of coronavirus cases surges. The club's board of governors announced Wednesday it was postponing its 2022 event, scheduled for late...

DA: No charges for Cuomo from allegations by 2 women

Dec. 28, 2021 20:27 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo won't face criminal charges stemming from allegations from two women — including a state trooper — that he planted unwanted kisses on their cheeks, a suburban prosecutor said Tuesday. It's the latest in a series of decisions about whether a...

Supply shortages and emboldened workers: A changed economy

Dec. 20, 2021 10:56 AM EST

Employees at a fast-food restaurant in Sacramento, California, exasperated over working in stifling heat for low wages, demanded more pay and a new air conditioner — and got both. Customer orders poured in to an Italian auto supplier, which struggled to get hold of enough supplies...

Jolly scores 21 to lift Iona past Yale 91-77

Dec. 12, 2021 22:42 PM EST

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (AP) — Tyson Jolly matched his season high with 21 points as Iona beat Yale 91-77 on Sunday night. Dylan van Eyck had 17 points and five assists for Iona (9-2), which earned its fourth straight home victory. Quinn Slazinski added 16 points. Nelly Junior Joseph...

Michael Dowse leaving as CEO of US Tennis Association

Dec. 08, 2021 13:45 PM EST

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Michael Dowse is resigning as CEO of the U.S. Tennis Association after about two years in the position, during which the coronavirus pandemic led to a zero-spectators U.S. Open in 2020 and an increase in participation in the sport. The USTA announced...