One man was fatally stabbed and another critically injured by gunfire in the Bronx Friday, police said.
The knifing victim was found in a building on Morris Ave. near E. 183rd St. in Fordham around 4:15 p.m., cops said.
Medics brought the 26-year-old man to St. Barnabas Hospital where he died, authorities said.
His name was not released.
Another man was shot in the head and chest roughly two miles away hours later, cops said. [...]
HOUSTON -- On many a night against Dallas Keuchel, including the wild-card game two years ago, the Yankees have walked away whistling with admiration at the soft-tossing lefty's brilliance.
On this night they must have walked away thinking they'd let the noted Yankee-killer off the hook.
Keuchel was good but far from his precision-pitching best. Yes, they only managed four hits in seven innings against him, and he did ring up 10 strikeouts.
HOUSTON - There were plenty of "M-V-P!" chants on Friday night at Minute Maid Park.
They just happened to be for the guy wearing orange.
Sure, Jose Altuve may have said he'd pick Aaron Judge to win AL MVP if he had a vote.
But it was Astros' 5-foot, 6-inch dynamo who was the most impactful position player on the field in Game 1 of the ALCS.
In the fourth inning alone, Altuve created his team's first run with his speed, and stole [...]
A man hit and killed by a train Thursday was an artist who once lampooned the “Fearless Girl” statue on Wall Street by placing next to it a statue of a urinating dog.
Alexander Gardega, 48, was struck by a downtown No. 6 train at the Lexington Ave. and E. 77th St. station. around 6:30 p.m.
Motorman James Muñoz, 46, said the train was about 100 feet away from the station when the emergency brake kicked in.
“So I just had to investigate and see [...]
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Eric Dungey threw for 278 yards and three touchdowns, Cole Murphy kicked a tiebreaking field goal in the fourth quarter, and Syracuse stunned No. 2 Clemson 27-24 on Friday night to put a damper on the Tigers’ chances to repeat as national champions.
Clemson (6-1, 4-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) had won 12 consecutive games on the opponent’s home field, the longest streak in Clemson history and tied for the second longest active streak in the nation. C [...]
A former GOP staffer who interned for Marco Rubio and campaigned for President Trump was fatally shot in his sleep, sheriff's deputies said.
Nick Corvino, 30, was found in his Kissimmee, Fla., home on Tuesday with 13 gunshot wounds to his back, head and legs, according to an arrest affidavit cited by the Orlando Sentinel.
His roommate Scott Waddell, 45, who was arrested and charged with first-degree murder, later told authorities he had entertained thoughts [...]
SANTA ROSA, Calif. — A fifth day of desperate firefighting in California wine country brought a glimmer of hope Friday as crews battling the flames reported their first progress toward containing the massive blazes, and hundreds more firefighters poured in to join the effort.
The scale of the disaster also became clearer as authorities said the fires had chased an estimated 90,000 people from their homes and destroyed at least 5,700 homes and businesses. The death toll ros [...]