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  • Grandfather serves as TFA volleyball player's No. 1 fan

    Grandfather serves as TFA volleyball player's No. 1 fan
    "He is a living example of how hope, faith and love yield enduring relationships. Without this invaluable enlightenment, my life would be a desolate shell." The man referred to by First Academy volleyball player Brittany Smith in a college application...
  • Preview: Sharks at Islanders

    SportsDirect Inc. Preview: Sharks at Islanders The New York Islanders have begun the season with three straight victories for the first time since 2001-02 and look to extend that streak when the unbeaten San Jose Sharks visit on Thursday. The...
  • Pot business conference draws hundreds, hoping U.S. will legalize

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Marijuana is illegal under federal law in the United States, but more than 300 attendees paid $500 each to attend the Cannabis Business Expo at a high-end hotel in Manhattan's Times Square, hoping to profit if it becomes legal by...
  • 7 tips for in-the-know drinking

    The joy of writing about drinking is not just drinking, but also watching what, and how, other patrons drink. (You guys really like vodka tonics. And when did Long Island Iced Teas become a thing again?) But sometimes, I wish I had the chutzpah to lean...
  • Living in a murder house: Central Florida's infamous homicide scenes revisited

    Living in a murder house: Central Florida's infamous homicide scenes revisited
    Travis Sappenfield and his wife thought they had finally found their dream house. The design of the three-bedroom, two-bathroom home with a screened-in pool was just perfect. The tree-lined Eustis neighborhood seemed safe with so many current and...
  • Preview: Hurricanes at Islanders

    The New York Islanders received immediate dividends from numerous offseason acquisitions in their season-opening 5-3 victory against the Carolina Hurricanes. The Islanders would love even more return on their investment when the Metropolitan Division...
  • Dick Cavett dishes on showbiz greats

    Dick Cavett dishes on showbiz greats
    In his new book, "Brief Encounters," a collection of his New York Times columns, professional raconteur Dick Cavett shares stories about his brushes with showbiz greats, including a surprise phone call from Marlene Dietrich and meeting with John Lennon...
  • Executive Profile: Carey Pinkowski has shaped the Chicago Marathon

    Executive Profile: Carey Pinkowski has shaped the Chicago Marathon
    Carey Pinkowski got out of bed on an October Sunday 21 years ago, at 1:30 a.m., his usual Chicago Marathon day wake-up time, and what he saw through his apartment window startled him. Snow was falling. Lots of it. Pinkowski, director of the race that...
  • Islanders 4, Hurricanes 3

    Islanders 4, Hurricanes 3: Brock Nelson scored the go-ahead goal in the second period as New York overcame Jiri Tlusty's second career hat trick to win its final home opener at Nassau Coliseum before the club moves to Brooklyn next season. Captain...
  • NHL game roundup: Trotz earns first win as Caps coach

    The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: Update 2: Adds Blackhawks-Sabres NHL game roundup: Trotz earns first win as Caps coach BOSTON -- Alex Ovechkin scored his first two goals of the season in the first period and Braden Holtby stopped 29 shots for his 12th...
  • Q&A: Joel Schumacher on 'Batman,' Ben Affleck and the Batsuit Nipples

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Joel Schumacher stopped by the Hamptons Film Festival on Saturday morning to accept a lifetime achievement award in directing. He later spoke with Variety about the ups and downs of his career, including 1995's "Batman Forever,...