New York City

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. | Beep Beeeeeep! Traffic greets US Open golfers at Shinnecock

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — The world’s best golfers are crossing their fingers and hoping for luck as they head to Shinnecock Hills for the U.S. Open this week. It’s not the pin placements or green speeds they’re worried about. Not the weather or the depth of the rough, either. It’s the Long Island traffic that … Continue reading SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. | Beep Beeeeeep! Traffic greets US Open golfers at Shinnecock

NEW YORK | Trump sons open clubhouse amid big bet on golf business

NEW YORK (AP) — Eric Trump cut the ribbon on a new clubhouse at a golf course on Monday and said his family’s golf empire is doing “spectacularly,” but the few public numbers available suggest tough times in the second year of his father’s presidency. Trump and his brother Donald Trump Jr. opened the clubhouse … Continue reading NEW YORK | Trump sons open clubhouse amid big bet on golf business

NEW YORK | 80-story 3 World Trade Center to open after years of delays

NEW YORK (AP) — An 80-story office building set to open this week at the World Trade Center will be the third completed skyscraper at the site where the twin towers stood. Monday’s ribbon-cutting for the 1,079-foot (329-meter) 3 World Trade Center marks a major step in the rebuilding of the site, stalled for years … Continue reading NEW YORK | 80-story 3 World Trade Center to open after years of delays

LONG POND, Pa | Busch has few mountains left to climb in NASCAR career

LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Kyle Busch spent the week in New York City with his family, hitting the town and taking in the sights like any other tourist. His wife wore a Yankees cap as they caught a baseball game and the couple attended a theater production of “Sleep No More.” The outings seemed … Continue reading LONG POND, Pa | Busch has few mountains left to climb in NASCAR career

Sex-abusing neurologist’s patients: No justice in Philly

Patients of a neurologist already facing rape charges in New York and New Jersey say law enforcement officials in Philadelphia are burying nearly identical accusations against him, angering and perplexing women who say they’re being victimized twice — first by their doctor, now by a big-city justice system that won’t hold him accountable. A slew … Continue reading Sex-abusing neurologist’s patients: No justice in Philly

ATLANTA | NFL awards the 2019 draft to Nashville, home of the Titans

ATLANTA (AP) — The 2019 NFL draft will be held in Nashville. The home of the Tennessee Titans was selected Wednesday during the league’s spring meetings in Atlanta. Nashville will be hosting the draft for the first time. The draft was held in New York City from 1965-2014, but the league has been moving it … Continue reading ATLANTA | NFL awards the 2019 draft to Nashville, home of the Titans

NEW YORK | A farewell to the road for Paul Simon

NEW YORK (AP) — Farewell tours don’t always mean farewell, but are a ripe time for appreciation and appraisal. Paul Simon’s concerts and a new biography offer the opportunity for both. Simon’s “Homeward Bound” tour began last week in Vancouver and takes him across North America, to Europe and an eventual conclusion with three dates … Continue reading NEW YORK | A farewell to the road for Paul Simon

PORTLAND, Maine | For Robert Indiana, ‘LOVE’ was a complicated relationship

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Pop artist Robert Indiana, best known for his 1960s “LOVE” series, died at his secluded island home off the Maine coast having never found the type of lasting love that was celebrated by thousands through his iconic work. The artist’s endearing image of LOVE is instantly recognizable around the world. Couples … Continue reading PORTLAND, Maine | For Robert Indiana, ‘LOVE’ was a complicated relationship