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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...

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...

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...

Victory lap and accolades: Trump has, perhaps, best day ever

Mar. 25, 2019 8:03 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — He kept up a fist-pumping victory lap over the end of the Mueller probe. Basked in gushy accolades from a foreign leader. Saw a former nemesis humiliated by the feds. To most of America, it was just another Monday. For President Donald Trump, it was, perhaps, his best day ever. Trump...

Former Knicks, NYU player Cal Ramsey dies at 81

Mar. 25, 2019 7:59 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Cal Ramsey, who starred at NYU in the 1950s and went on to play and broadcast for the New York Knicks, died Monday. He was 81. The Knicks said Ramsey died of cardiac arrest at The Riverside Premier Rehabilitation and Healing Center in Manhattan. After his playing career, Ramsey worked for...

Nationals OF Victor Robles, 21, gets his turn to turn heads

Mar. 25, 2019 7:59 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Every team has a "next big thing" in the minors, waiting for the chance to dazzle in the majors, and Washington Nationals fans have been hearing about Victor Robles for years. He's an outfielder whose speed fuels his offense and defense. He's shown power, too. "Toolsy" is the way new...

Key facts in the federal case against Michael Avenatti

Mar. 25, 2019 7:40 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Key facts in the federal case against celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti: WHO IS MICHAEL AVENATTI? Avenatti, 48, became a household name last year through his representation of Stormy Daniels, the porn actress who claims she had an affair with President Donald Trump years before he took...

Orioles' Cobbs goes on IL, Cashner likely to start opener

Mar. 25, 2019 6:14 PM EDT

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles put scheduled opening-day starter Alex Cobb on the 10-day injured list because of a strained right groin. He likely will be replaced by Andrew Cashner for Thursday's game at the New York Yankees. Cobb's last spring training was cut short after one inning Saturday...

Top lawmakers: Progress but no details on new NY budget

Mar. 25, 2019 4:59 PM EDT

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The two leaders of the New York state Legislature and fellow Democrat Gov. Andrew Cuomo met Monday and said they were making strides in reaching an agreement on a state budget that's due in less than a week. The update from Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie and Senate Leader Andrea...