PGA Tour bracing for ‘historic’ return

PGA Tour bracing for 'historic' return

On Monday, PGA Tour officials, players and caddies will convene at Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas, to begin preparations for the Charles Schwab Challenge. It will be the first PGA Tour event since The Players Championship was canceled on March 12 as a result of the COVID-19 spread. And when play begins with … Read more

Ryan Seacrest considers permanent move back to LA

Ryan Seacrest considers permanent move back to LA

Ryan Seacrest has been shooting “Live with Kelly & Ryan” from his Los Angeles home since the spread of COVID-19 lead to quarantine orders. Following a recent on-air health scare, the television host is now considering moving back to his West Coast retreat permanently. “He has nothing against New York, but he feels that he … Read more

The best New York athletes to wear every number

The best New York athletes to wear every number

How do things change in 15 years? Well, back in 2005 I put together a list, 00 to 99, of which New York athletes own those uniform numbers. There hasn’t been a lot of team success in those years, but there has been a somewhat stunning amount of numerical turnover — 22, by this reporter’s … Read more

Strand bookstore donating to Black Lives Matter amid protests

Strand bookstore donating to Black Lives Matter amid protests

The Strand is taking a stand. “We’re not going to board up the windows,” said Nancy Bass Wyden, third-generation owner of the famed East Village bookstore. Its “18 miles of books” have been under lockdown since the pandemic began, but now a new threat to the 93-year-old business has emerged — looters and rioters marauding … Read more

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Coronavirus casts cloud over D-Day commemoration in Normandy

Coronavirus casts cloud over D-Day commemoration in Normandy

The men stood by themselves on Omaha Beach in the early hours of Saturday, dressed in vintage battle fatigues — with 6 feet between them. They looked out across the water where hundreds of thousands of soldiers — Americans, Brits and Canadians — came ashore on June 6, 1944, to launch the battle that changed … Read more

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Thousands march on White House to protest violence by U.S. police

Thousands march on White House to protest violence by U.S. police

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Thousands of protesters were marching in Washington on Saturday as rallies across the United States to protest the killing of a black man in Minneapolis police custody entered a 12th day and officials moved to rein in law enforcement tactics. George Floyd, 46, died on May 25 in Minneapolis after a police … Read more

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