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  • Mike Francesa finds a new TV home on Fox Sports 1

     
    Mike Francesa, the king of New York City sports-talk radio, has found a new home after his exit from the YES Network last month. Here are the particulars from a WFAN release: New York – Mike Francesa, a true icon of sports talk radio in America,...
  • Nearing 70, Syracuse's Boeheim Never At A Loss For Words

    BUFFALO, N.Y. — Forget the bracketologist-in-chief. The sour puss-in-chief said Wednesday he'd pick Michigan State, Louisville, Florida and Arizona to advance to the NCAA Tournament Final Four. "Those are the four best teams going into the...
  • Seniors on the Go: Visiting a U.S. city? Go transit

    Seniors on the Go: Visiting a U.S. city? Go transit
    If your spring and summer travel plans include a big city, presumably you don't need or even want a rented car, and you probably don't want to pay for taxis everywhere you go. So check the transit options. Fortunately, transit systems in many big cities...
  • Funeral For A Friend: The Day The Whalers Left Hartford

    Funeral For A Friend: The Day The Whalers Left Hartford
    The 710th and final National Hockey League game at the Civic Center in Hartford began at 1:37 on Sunday afternoon in the spring of 1997. At 4 p.m., the horn sounded and Connecticut said goodbye to major league sports. In between, 14,660 fans watched the...
  • SXSW 2014: The winners and losers at the Texas music festival

    AUSTIN, Texas — Here's to bad vibes, colored vomit and off-years. Go ahead and toast those who prevailed at South by Southwest by getting signed, licensed or folded into a future marketing plan, but the losers in this vicious cycle earned more...
  • 'Hobie Cat' Among Real Art Ways Exhibits

    'Hobie Cat' Among Real Art Ways Exhibits
    One particular day stands out in the childhood recollections of Shane Morrissey. He and his older and younger sister were playing outside his grandmother's seaside house on Long Island one summer day, on a beached Hobie Cat catamaran. A swarm of bees...
  • ‘Batman: Zero Year’ 29: Scott Snyder previews Crime Alley, Bluebird

     
    “Batman: Zero Year” is writer Scott Snyder’s and artist Greg Capullo’s ambitious 11-part comics event exploring Bruce Wayne’s beginnings as […]...
  • It's true: New Yorkers eating up deep dish

    It's true: New Yorkers eating up deep dish
    A year ago, the hottest slob food in Manhattan was the cronut. Perhaps you heard about it: Created (and copyrighted) by SoHo's Dominique Ansel Bakery, the cronut, an unholy and addictive union of croissant and doughnut, proved so popular to trendy New...
  • On Theater: After 90 years, 'Gatsby' still great

    On Theater: After 90 years, 'Gatsby' still great
    For a story that's been around for nearly 90 years, F. Scott Fitzgerald's "The Great Gatsby" has an impressive shelf life, spawning four movies, two television dramas and even an opera. Odd, considering it wasn't viewed as a success when it first came...
  • Tim Rotanz wasted no time making impact for Maryland men's lacrosse

    Tim Rotanz wasted no time making impact for Maryland men's lacrosse
    Following the lead of classmates Matt Rambo and Connor Cannizzaro, freshman Tim Rotanz made quite an impression for No. 1 Maryland. In his first game and first start of 2014, the attackman scored two goals on two shots and picked up two ground balls for...
  • PASSINGS: Sheila MacRae, Hank Rieger, Robert Ashley

    Sheila MacRae Actress-singer was on '60s 'Honeymooners' Sheila MacRae, 92, a versatile actress and singer who performed in a popular 1950s nightclub act with her husband, Gordon MacRae, and appeared opposite Jackie Gleason in his late '60s revival...