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NEW YORK | Jets make it official, hire former Dolphins coach Adam Gase

NEW YORK—Jan 11, 2019—The New York Jets have made the hiring of Adam Gase as their head coach official. The team made the announcement Friday after coming to an agreement with the former Miami Dolphins coach on Wednesday night. Gase will be officially introduced as the Jets’ coach at a news conference Monday at the … Continue reading NEW YORK | Jets make it official, hire former Dolphins coach Adam Gase

WASHINGTON | EPA proposes easing regulation of mercury from coal plants

WASHINGTON— The Environmental Protection Agency is considering backing off of its regulation of toxic mercury emissions from coal-fired power plants. In an announcement Friday, the EPA proposes what would be another Trump administration rollback of federal enforcement under the Clean Air Act. It’s the latest administration effort on behalf of the country’s coal industry. Coal-fired … Continue reading WASHINGTON | EPA proposes easing regulation of mercury from coal plants

BEIRUT | Syria military takes control of flash-point Kurdish-led town

BEIRUT — Syria’s military says it has entered the flash-point Kurdish-held town of Manbij, where Turkey has threatened offensive. The announcement Friday came shortly after the main Syrian Kurdish militia invited the government to seize control of Manbij to prevent an attack. The development signals the two sides have agreed to the new arrangement. It’s … Continue reading BEIRUT | Syria military takes control of flash-point Kurdish-led town

FLORHAM PARK, N.J | Jets D-coordinator Rodgers dealing with ‘serious’ illness

FLORHAM PARK, N.J — New York Jets defensive coordinator Kacy Rodgers is dealing with what coach Todd Bowles calls a “serious” illness and it’s uncertain if he’ll be on the sideline for the game against Denver. Bowles made the announcement Friday to end his news conference after the Jets’ final full practice before facing the … Continue reading FLORHAM PARK, N.J | Jets D-coordinator Rodgers dealing with ‘serious’ illness