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South Dakota State beats Syracuse 75-64, reaches Sweet 16

Mar. 25, 2019 11:11 PM EDT

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse seemed to be in total control. And then it wasn't. A 10-0 run fueled by three turnovers to start the fourth quarter propelled the No. 3 Orange to a 57-53 lead with a little more than seven minutes to go against No. 6 South Dakota State. With a loud Carrier Dome crowd behind...

Murray stays unbeaten in NYC as Penguins top Rangers 5-2

Mar. 25, 2019 10:20 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Teddy Blueger scored two goals, Matt Murray made 33 saves and the Pittsburgh Penguins surged to a 5-2 win over the New York Rangers on Monday night. Justin Schultz, Nick Bjugstad and Matt Cullen also scored for Pittsburgh. Phil Kessel and Marcus Pettersson each added two assists. Murray...

Lawsuit: Sater looked to launder cash through Trump projects

Mar. 25, 2019 10:02 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A Soviet-born convicted felon who worked on real estate deals with President Donald Trump was accused in a lawsuit Monday of plotting to use Trump-branded skyscrapers to launder money allegedly stolen from a Kazakhstan bank. BTA Bank and the City of Almaty, Kazakhstan, allege Felix Sater...

Schneider makes 45 saves in leading Devils over Sabres 3-1

Mar. 25, 2019 9:54 PM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Cory Schneider overcame an embarrassing early, bad-hop goal from center ice, made 45 saves and got the benefit of having a game-tying, third-period tally nullified for goaltender interference in leading the New Jersey Devils to a 3-1 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Monday night....

Penguins surge to 5-2 win over Rangers

Mar. 25, 2019 9:50 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Teddy Blueger scored two goals, Matt Murray made 33 saves and the Pittsburgh Penguins surged to a 5-2 win over the New York Rangers on Monday night. Justin Schultz, Nick Bjugstad and Matt Cullen also scored for Pittsburgh. Phil Kessel and Marcus Pettersson each added two assists. Murray...

Avenatti charged with trying to extort millions from Nike

Mar. 25, 2019 8:49 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Avenatti, the pugnacious attorney best known for representing porn actress Stormy Daniels in lawsuits against President Donald Trump, was arrested Monday on charges that included trying to shake down Nike for as much as $25 million by threatening the company with bad publicity....

Downed power line suspends service on several LIRR lines

Mar. 25, 2019 8:41 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Long Island Rail Road reports the Ronkonkoma and Huntington/Port Jefferson branches have been temporarily suspended due to a downed power line on the tracks west of Hicksville. Service on the Oyster Bay branch, which had earlier been suspended, has now been restored but is experiencing...

The Latest: Avenatti expects to be 'fully exonerated'

Mar. 25, 2019 8:34 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the arrest of attorney Michael Avenatti (all times local): 5:35 p.m. Celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti says he is confident he will be "fully exonerated" of federal extortion and bank and wire fraud charges. He told reporters late Monday he will "never stop fighting the...

Where the investigations related to President Trump stand

Mar. 25, 2019 8:34 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 says that special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation did not find evidence that Trump's campaign "conspired or coordinated"...

Newest Yankees OF buys razor to get through hairy situation

Mar. 25, 2019 8:29 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Mike Tauchman (TOCK-min) needed to face facts: Getting traded to the New York Yankees meant the outfielder had to get rid of the beard he's worn for years. It was a hairy situation, because he was on the road and had a trimmer but no razor. So Tauchman said he went out in search of a...