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Etsy: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 21, 2024 19:02 PM EST

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (AP) — BROOKLYN, N.Y. (AP) — Etsy Inc. (ETSY) on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $83.3 million. The Brooklyn, New York-based company said it had net income of 62 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for restructuring costs and costs related to mergers...

Fairleigh Dickinson players get stuck in elevator before the game and later beat LIU 84-82 in OT

Feb. 15, 2024 22:24 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Ansley Almonor had 19 points and nine rebounds, Terrence Brown added 17 points and Fairleigh Dickinson beat Long Island University 84-82 in overtime on Thursday night after the Knights were stuck in an elevator before the game. The FDU players were rescued from an...

Cavaliers beat short-handed Nets 118-95 for 8th straight victory and 16th in 17 games

Feb. 08, 2024 23:19 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Donovan Mitchell scored 27 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the short-handed Brooklyn Nets 118-95 on Thursday night for their eighth straight victory and 16th in 17 games. Evan Mobley added 14 points and 12 rebounds, Jarrett Allen had 14 points and 10...

Kyrie Irving ready to leave turbulent times in Brooklyn behind and focus on future in Dallas

Feb. 07, 2024 06:16 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Kyrie Irving is ready to leave the turbulent times in Brooklyn behind and focus on his future in Dallas. A year after he was traded by the Nets, Irving returned for the first time Tuesday night and said he doesn't worry about people's opinions of his 3 1/2 seasons...

Kyrie Irving scores 36 points in return to Brooklyn, leads Mavericks to 119-107 win over Nets

Feb. 06, 2024 23:28 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Kyrie Irving was traded away a year ago, but he's never fully left New York. Not when he grew up in the area as a Nets fan, and not when so many family and friends were in attendance when he came back Tuesday night. He gave them quite a show. ...

Irving, Doncic power Mavericks past 76ers without injured Embiid, 118-102

Feb. 05, 2024 23:09 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Kyrie Irving returned from a six-game absence because of a sprained thumb and led Dallas to a needed win. It also served as a warmup for what was ahead — a return to Brooklyn, where injuries and controversies led to a tumultuous tenure with the Nets. Irving...

Ex-CIA computer engineer gets 40 years in prison for giving spy agency hacking secrets to WikiLeaks

Feb. 01, 2024 17:28 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — A former CIA software engineer was sentenced to 40 years in prison on Thursday after his convictions for what the government described as the biggest theft of classified information in CIA history and for possession of child sexual abuse images and videos. The bulk...

Kevin Durant scores 33 points in Brooklyn return, leads Suns to 136-120 victory over the Nets

Feb. 01, 2024 00:19 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Durant was cheered before the game, then booed when it started. His return to Brooklyn was on track be a noisy one, until he and the Phoenix Suns took the crowd out of the game with some relentless offense. “I love to shut the crowd up. Even...

Eyewitness to killing of Run-DMC's Jam Master Jay tells jury: 'Then I see Jay just fall'

Jan. 31, 2024 17:33 PM EST

For about 15 years, Uriel Rincon told authorities he didn't recognize the gunman who killed Run-DMC's Jam Master Jay and wounded Rincon himself in the rap star's recording studio. But on Wednesday, Rincon pointed across a Brooklyn federal courtroom and identified Karl Jordan Jr. as...

'Greed and revenge' drove 2 men accused of killing Run-DMC's Jam Master Jay, prosecutors say

Jan. 31, 2024 11:09 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Two men accused of killing Run-DMC's Jam Master Jay were both close to the trailblazing DJ, but were driven by “greed and revenge” over a failed drug deal when they ambushed him at his recording studio more than 20 years ago, prosecutors argued as the men's trial began Monday....