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Buffalo Bills could still move up on Day 3 of the...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 20:30:54

There are targets worth trading up for. The Buffalo Bills have traded up twice in the 2019 NFL Draft, and they currently sit without a fourth-round pick as a result. That doesn’t mean they can’t trade up again, as the back end of the roster has dept...

Soccer: West Ham inflict first defeat on Spurs at...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 20:30:53

Tottenham Hotspur suffered their first defeat at their new stadium after Michail Antonio gave West Ham United a 1-0 win in the Premier League on Saturday.

Soccer: Gattuso issues rallying cry to flagging Mi...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 20:30:53

AC Milan's players will be playing for "the entire Milan universe" when they travel to Torino in Serie A on Sunday, coach Gennaro Gattuso said.

Sporting: Hashtag United Is a Great Way to Fall in...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 20:30:52

Watching the addictive weekly serial of the English team is much more fun than following the Premier League.

On Pro Hockey: Islanders Give Up Only One Goal: Th...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 20:30:52

After losing to the Carolina Hurricanes, the Islanders’ goalie, Robin Lehner, acknowledged that “small margins” make the difference, a theme for his team all season.

Joe Biden’s killer advantage heading into 2020 ele...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 20:30:52

PITTSBURGH — Joe Biden joined the 2020 race for president last week by declaring that the next election will be “a battle for the soul of this nation.” But his decision to make a Western Pennsylvania Teamster hall his first campaign stop on Tuesday s...

The Jets’ last Quinnen Williams is raving about th...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 20:30:51

It was 40 years ago when the Jets last drafted a defensive lineman out of Alabama in the first round. It was Marty Lyons, who went on to play 10 years for the Jets and become a star with the “Sack Exchange” defense. Forty years later, the Jets hope t...

Bernie Sanders campaign hosting 5,000 house partie...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 20:30:51

Bernie Sanders is taking his campaign back to his grass-roots base Saturday with nearly 5,000 house parties for supporters as the Democratic presidential primary battle heats up. The Vermont senator declared his candidacy two months ago – and raised...

Trump praises NFL draft pick who criticized Colin...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 20:30:51

President Trump tweeted congratulations to the No. 2 pick in the NFL Draft Saturday morning, praising a player who tweeted criticism of NFL kneeler Colin Kaepernick. “Congratulations to Nick Bosa on being picked number two in the NFL Draft. You will...

Oxford professor believes alien-human hybrid speci...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 20:30:51

A new alien-human hybrid species will save the earth from obliteration by climate change, an Oxford University professor says. Dr. Young-hae Chi, who teaches Korean at the renowned university’s Oriental Institute, has written a book called “Alien Vis...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, NRA lobbyist spar over ‘...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 20:30:51

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez took aim at an NRA official for warning Democrats that following the far-left freshman will cost them at the ballot box. “Friends, do you think Nancy Pelosi and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez are mainstream in the United State...

Kirsten Gillibrand takes a break from beer pong to...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 20:30:51

New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand took a break from a round of beer pong Friday to say she’s not hurt that her own state’s governor, Andrew Cuomo, has snubbed her by endorsing one of her rivals in the Democrats’ White House sweepstakes. “The truth is,...

Groupon co-founder’s new home has 15-car garage, c...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 20:30:50

Groupon co-founder Brad Keywell shouldn’t ever have trouble finding parking near his new home in the West Loop. Keywell recently paid $5.1 million for a 15,000-square-foot loft at 1140 West Monroe Street that includes a 15-car garage, Cook County pro...

SNL’s Pete Davidson now lives in a $1.3M house wit...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 20:30:50

Living with your parents isn’t just for the unemployed anymore. “Saturday Night Live” star Pete Davidson recently moved back home with his mom after breaking off his engagement with singer Ariana Grande, according to the New York Post. He and his mom...

What time will the Bills pick on Day 3 of the NFL...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 18:31:01

The Bills will wait almost 50 picks (unless they trade up). The Buffalo Bills traded away their fourth-round selections in the 2019 NFL Draft and won’t pick until the fifth round on Saturday afternoon. With each selection taking a maximum of five mi...

What picks do the Buffalo Bills’ have on Day 3?

Posted On: 2019-04-27 18:31:01

What picks remain for the team after the first two days of the 2019 NFL Draft? The Buffalo Bills came into the 2019 NFL Draft with ten total draft picks and following the fortuitous selection of defensive tackle Ed Oliver, the team held nine more co...

2019 NFL Draft Press Conference Transcript: Brando...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 18:31:01

The Bills made three picks on Day 2 The Buffalo Bills made three picks on Day 2 of the 2019 NFL Draft. In round 2, they traded up for Oklahoma offensive lineman Cody Ford. In the third round they stayed put and selected FAU running back Devin Single...

Swiss prosecutor, under fire, defends handling of...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 18:30:59

Switzerland's top prosecutor defended his handling of a high-profile investigation into soccer corruption on Saturday amid scrutiny of closed-door meetings he has held with FIFA President Gianni Infantino.

Motor racing: Ferrari's Leclerc completes dominati...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 18:30:59

Charles Leclerc was fastest in final practice for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix on Saturday with the youngster beating Ferrari team mate Sebastian Vettel for the third session in a row.

Miguel Andujar has shot to rejoin Yankees when the...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 18:30:58

SAN FRANCISCO — There is a chance Miguel Andujar could be back at third base for the Yankees when they return home. Andujar played five innings at third base in an extended spring training game in Tampa on Friday. He went 2-for-3 with a two-run homer...

NFL draft Day 3: What to expect from Giants and Je...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 18:30:58

Here’s what up next for the Giants and Jets in Rounds 4-7 of the NFL draft on Friday: Giants Fourth round: 108 Fifth round: 143 Fifth round: 171 Sixth round: 180 Seventh round: 232 Seventh round: 245 • Giants’ NFL Draft tracker: Live round-by-round p...

Three children shot as Oklahoma police open fire o...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 18:30:58

HUGO, Okla. — Three children were wounded in a police shooting Friday in Oklahoma when an officer fired at a man in a truck who was suspected of robbing a restaurant earlier in the month, according to state investigators. Brook Arbeitman, a spokeswom...

Thousands head to New Mexico for Gathering of Nati...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 18:30:58

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — One of the largest gatherings of indigenous peoples has drawn thousands of dancers, singers and artisans to New Mexico. The 36th annual Gathering of Nations’ powwow began Friday in Albuquerque. It concludes late Saturday after two...

Andrew ‘AJ’ Freund tried to tell doctor about abus...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 18:30:58

An Illinois boy whose parents are charged with murdering him tried to get help in the months before his death. “Maybe someone hit me with a belt. Maybe mommy didn’t mean to hurt me,” Andrew “AJ” Freund told a doctor just four months before his body w...

Career criminal Johnny Jones gets 115 years for 19...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 18:30:58

An Indiana man convicted of raping and murdering a young woman in a 1998 cold case has been sentenced to 115 years in jail. Police discovered the body of 26-year-old Kenya Edwards burned and bound with electrical cords at the wrists and ankles inside...

Donald Trump, Poet

Posted On: 2019-04-27 18:30:55

Aleksander Hemon humorously presents Donald Trump‘s stranger statements in the form of poetry.

Bills Links, 4/27: More information from Day 2 of...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 16:30:54

The Bills made three additions to the offense on Friday The Buffalo Bills made two trades on the second day of the 2019 NFL Draft, adding Cody Ford and Dawson Knox. Brandon Beane also added a third player to the offense, as the Bills stood pat with...

Soccer: Manchester United game is 'like a final',...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 16:30:53

Chelsea's crucial Premier League clash at Manchester United on Sunday is "like a final" for the London club as both sides seek a top-four finish, winger Pedro has said.

Soccer: Teams will need 100 points to beat Manches...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 16:30:53

Manchester City have raised Premier League standards and any team looking to beat them to the title next season will have to target 100 points, manager Pep Guardiola has said.

Soccer: EFL asks Bolton to play last two games ami...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 16:30:53

The English Football League (EFL) have instructed Championship side Bolton Wanderers to complete their final two league fixtures a day after suspending this weekend's game against Brentford.

Cricket: Pakistan's under-19 trip to Sri Lanka pos...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 16:30:53

Sri Lanka has postponed a tour of Pakistan's under-19 team following the Easter Sunday suicide bombings that killed 253 in the island country, a cricket board (SLC) source told Reuters on Saturday.

‘Getting Worse, Not Better’: Illegal Pot Market Bo...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 16:30:52

California has a massive oversupply of illicit marijuana. It’s undermining licensed shops and threatening the state’s giant legalization experiment.

Apple Cracks Down on Apps That Fight iPhone Addict...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 16:30:52

Last year, with much fanfare, the tech giant unveiled a screen-time tracker of its own. Then it quietly began purging competitors from its store.

The Raisin Situation

Posted On: 2019-04-27 16:30:52

One man wanted to change the raisin industry for the better. He got more than he bargained for.

Check in: Hotel Review: The Generator Miami, in Mi...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 16:30:52

Europe’s hip hotel brand brings a hybrid between a hostel and a boutique hotel to the high-profile Mid-Beach area.

BOOKS TERRITORY: A Southern Bookstore Serving Up a...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 16:30:52

For bibliophiles with plenty of time to browse, Richmond’s Chop Suey Books offers a feast of “gently used” books packed into its two-floor store.

Barry Trotz named a finalist for this prestigious...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 16:30:52

Barry Trotz doesn’t like to talk about himself, so everyone else did the talking for him. The Islanders coach was announced Friday as one of three finalists for the Jack Adams Award as the league’s best coach, along with the Lightning’s Jon Cooper an...

Mets need Jacob deGrom to fix mechanical problem —...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 16:30:52

I don’t know. Something’s wrong.” — Boon to Otter, “Animal House” Jacob deGrom insisted early Saturday morning that his right elbow feels fine, and that his new catcher Wilson Ramos bears no blame. He certainly doesn’t seem to be the kind of guy who...

James Paxton has a path to become the Yankees’ ace

Posted On: 2019-04-27 16:30:52

SAN FRANCISCO — This was another major step in the right direction for James Paxton. But there is still work to do. The Yankees’ left-hander has the opportunity of a baseball lifetime staring him in the face. If he makes the most of it, the Yankees w...

Tom Coughlin glad to snap up Josh Allen after Gian...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 16:30:52

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — When Josh Allen got off the plane in Jacksonville for his pre-draft visit to the Jaguars, he was welcomed by a “Sacksonville” sign that caught his attention. “I went in there and said, ‘If y’all like sacks, then I’m the guy that go...

Patriots’ second-round pick already talking like B...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 16:30:52

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Joejuan Williams is already speaking Belichick. Shortly after the Patriots traded up to draft the Vanderbilt cornerback with the 45th overall pick Friday night, he was asked if he was going to get the reigning Super Bowl champs a s...

Jacob Rhame and Mets planning to appeal his suspen...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 16:30:52

Jacob Rhame and the Mets are not pleased the right-hander was suspended for two games and fined an undisclosed amount for what Major League Baseball called “intentionally throwing a pitch in the area of the head of Rhys Hoskins’’ in the ninth inning...

Drew Lock had to wait one more pick to get John El...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 16:30:52

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Drew Lock was getting ready to walk away. The Missouri quarterback sat through nearly seven minutes while the Broncos were on the clock with the No. 41 pick on Friday night, thinking there was a good chance they might draft him. In...

Jets hoping Jachai Polite has the character and wi...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 16:30:52

When a team is selecting in the third round of the NFL draft, it’s going to draft players with warts. They might be undersized, a little slower than a first-rounder, or maybe they come from a smaller program and haven’t been showcased much. Or maybe...

Note to Daniel Jones: These NY stars were once unp...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 16:30:52

Daniel Jones wasn’t a widely popular pick by the Giants with the sixth overall selection in the NFL draft, but local history shows the Duke quarterback has a chance to reverse that first impression. Here are a few examples of players or coaches who i...

Jack Dorsey’s TED Interview and the End of an Era

Posted On: 2019-04-27 16:30:50

Anna Wiener writes about Jack Dorsey, the C.E.O. of Twitter, and whether he is capable of controlling the system he’s created.

Cricket: Australia's Claire Polosak to become firs...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 14:30:48

Australia's Claire Polosak will become the first woman to officiate in a men's one-day international when Namibia play Oman in the final of the World Cricket League Division 2 in Windhoek later on Saturday.

Soccer: Experience helped propel Ajax to Champions...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 14:30:48

Ajax Amsterdam’s unexpected march to the Champions League semi-finals has done much to highlight the dynamic young talent at the club, but it was their decision to add more experience to the team that has proven key to their success.

How China’s ‘Unicorns’ Shook a Bicycle Town

Posted On: 2019-04-27 14:30:47

Bike-sharing start-ups brought prosperity to Wangqingtuo. Now residents are dealing with the mess they left behind.

‘A s–t bounce’: Islanders suffer overtime loss to...

Posted On: 2019-04-27 14:30:47

Things are different, no matter much the Islanders want to downplay it. They’re no longer the underdogs. They’re no longer playing home games at the Coliseum. They’re no longer immune to bad breaks. And they are no longer undefeated in this postseaso...