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 2020-10-27 22:12 

Stamford Advocate

Bills activate guard Jon Feliciano off injured reserve...

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) - The Buffalo Bills activated offensive lineman Jon Feliciano from injured reserve on Tuesday after the starter missed three months recovering from surgery to repair a torn pectoral muscle. Feliciano started 16 games at right guard...

 2020-10-27 22:12 

Stamford Advocate

Agreement ends dispute over threatened Mexican spotted owl...

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Environmentalists have reached an agreement with federal land and wildlife managers that will clear the way for forest restoration efforts to resume in the Southwest. A federal court had issued an injunction last year that limited...

 2020-10-27 22:11 

Stamford Advocate

Alert: Authorities report a school bus carrying children has been involved in a serious crash in Tennessee....

DECATUR, Tenn. (AP) - Authorities report a school bus carrying children has been involved in a serious crash in Tennessee....

 2020-10-27 22:10 

Newsday.com

Joseph DeStefano to represent New York's 3rd Assembly District...

Two years ago, Joseph P. DeStefano, 60, went to Albany to put his expertise as a fire commissioner and sheriff's office dispatcher to use for his constituents. He has. The Medford Republican says repr...

 2020-10-27 22:09 

NJ.com

Second stimulus check update: Has Trump given up on a pre-election deal? Here's the latest....

The president said the...

 2020-10-27 22:08 

Newsday.com

Steve Nash says Nets job was 'too good to pass up'...

Hall of Famer Steve Nash knew instinctively that coaching was in his future, but after an 18-year playing career, he needed time to separate from his identity as a two-time NBA MVP player to focus on...

 2020-10-27 22:06 

NY Daily News

Jon Stewart to host new current affairs series for Apple...
 2020-10-27 22:06 

Stamford Advocate

Inmate grabbed, fired officer's gun outside Phoenix hospital...

PHOENIX (AP) - Authorities say a Maricopa County inmate took away an officer's gun and fired one round outside a Phoenix hospital a week ago when she was taken out of jail for a medical appointment. No one was injured in the Oct. 20 shooting, and offi...

 2020-10-27 22:06 

NY Post

Washington, DC Revel rider dies after police chase ends in tragedy...

A Revel moped rider in Washington, D.C. was fatally struck while being chased by police for riding without a helmet on the sidewalk, according to reports. Karon Hylton, 20, died Monday, three days after the Friday night police pursuit, which ended in him ...

 2020-10-27 22:06 

Newsday.com

Jarett Gandolfo to represent New York's 7th Assembly District...

The two candidates to succeed incumbent Assemb. Andrew Garbarino come from opposite ends of the experience spectrum. Jarett C. Gandolfo, 30, a Sayville Republican, was Garbarino's chief of staff. Fran...

 2020-10-27 22:05 

Stamford Advocate

Wyoming among top five states for COVID-19 infection rate...

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming now ranks among the worst states for spread of the coronavirus as its residents grow weary of measures to protect themselves and state officials refrain from reimposing public-health orders to try to force compliance. Wyoming...

 2020-10-27 22:05 

NY Post

MLB owners will vote on Mets sale to Steve Cohen on Friday...

Major League Baseball owners will vote on the Mets' ownership transfer on Friday, three industry sources told The Post. The transfer from the Wilpons to Steve Cohen is expected to pass. The hedge-fund titan Cohen, who has agreed to purchase the Mets f...

 2020-10-27 22:05 

Newsday.com

Joe Judge will get different look at Tom Brady when Giants face Buccaneers on Monday night...

Joe Judge was at home this weekend and saw something which may be commonplace to most of us but that he hasn't had many opportunities to witness in the past decade. He saw Tom Brady playing football......

 2020-10-27 22:04 

The Epoch Times

'Someone Somewhere': Easing Poverty by Appreciating Mexico's Rich Artisanal Traditions...

Mexican company 'Someone Somewhere' is easing poverty for Mexican artisans so that they can continue their traditional crafts....

 2020-10-27 22:03 

Stamford Advocate

Panthers' McCaffrey back at practice after missing 5 games...

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Christian McCaffrey has been designated for return from the team's injured reserve list, increasing the likelihood Carolina's 2019 All-Pro running back will play Thursday night against the Atlanta Falcons. McCaffrey arrived ...

 2020-10-27 22:02 

NY Daily News

1-day-old baby boy fatally mauled by family Rottweiler: report...
 2020-10-27 22:02 

WSHU

A Flood Of Outside Money Is Pouring Into 2020 Races, Alarming Transparency Advocates...

Montana's Democratic Gov. Steve Bullock waited until just before the filing deadline in March to announce he would take on incumbent Republican Steve Daines in the race for Senate. It took a little more than a week for millions of dollars in campaign ...

 2020-10-27 22:02 

Newsday.com

Fred Thiele to represent New York's 1st Assembly District...

Fred W. Thiele Jr. has a depth of knowledge on a range of issues that makes him one of Long Island's top lawmakers. Thiele, 67, of Sag Harbor, is a fierce advocate for clean water and the environment,...

 2020-10-27 22:01 

Stamford Advocate

Amazon to build center in Papillion, bringing 1,000 jobs...

PAPILLION, Neb. (AP) - Amazon officials said the company plans to build a center in Papillion that will eventually bring about 1,000 full-time jobs to the region. The e-commerce company announced on Tuesday it plans to open the center sometime next year. ...

 2020-10-27 22:01 

Stamford Advocate

Improving Rams buoyed by first victory over winning team...

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Los Angeles Rams' offense is producing at a steady rate, and their defense appears to be improving on its already strong start. Now that they've proven they can even beat a winning team, Sean McVay's club deserves to be ...

 2020-10-27 22:01 

WSHU

NXIVM Cult Leader Sentenced To 120 Years In Prison...

Updated at 6:01 p.m. ET "I can still hear his voice in my head," the woman in her early 30s told the Brooklyn courtroom Tuesday, her voice shaking. "He robbed me of my youth,'' the woman, Camila, told the court, according to the New Yo...

 2020-10-27 22:01 

Stamford Advocate

Nightmare scenario: What happens when outbreak hits QB room?...

Wisconsin may be facing the type of nightmare scenario that coaches feared as soon as the coronavirus pandemic arrived. What happens if an outbreak hits a team's quarterback room? Wisconsin isn't commenting on the COVID-19 testing results of indiv...

 2020-10-27 22:01 

NorthJersey.com

New Milford Planning Board chair arrested on child pornography charges...

As of Tuesday afternoon, the mayor said Angelo DeCarlo's municipal titles would not come under review until prosecutors completed their investigation....

 2020-10-27 22:00 

Stamford Advocate

Backers get needed funds for North Dakota Roosevelt library...

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - North Dakota's governor, Microsoft, a Walmart heir, and a Fargo media mogul are among the major financial backers of a proposed presidential library for Theodore Roosevelt in the state's western Badlands where he hunted, ranc...

 2020-10-27 22:00 

WSHU

20 Coronavirus Cases Linked To Hockey Rink...

Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont says no additional restrictions on winter high school sports are needed to handle a spike in cases linked to ice hockey. That's after governors in Vermont and New Hampshire suspended all ice rink reservations for two we...

 2020-10-27 22:00 

Stamford Advocate

Puerto Rico scraps pandemic safe sex campaign amid criticism...

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) - Puerto Rico's Health Department unveiled a safe sex campaign Tuesday recommending masturbation as a way to avoid becoming infected with the coronavirus, but scrapped the whole thing within hours under heavy criticism from ...

 2020-10-27 22:00 

ctpost.com

Lauralton Hall's Claire Kehley a distance swimming star...

Lauralton Hall junior Claire Kehley is one of the state's top performers in the 200 and......

 2020-10-27 22:00 

NJ.com

Ranking the 50 Halloween candies that matter, from worst to best...

Reese's and Twix are amazing, Blow Pops can kick rocks. The definitive rankings of all Halloween candies....

 2020-10-27 22:00 

ctpost.com

Bridgeport school board loses its vice chairman...

Bridgeport BOE vice chair Hernan Illingworth resigned Tuesday without saying why. A special meeting has been called for Wednesday....

 2020-10-27 22:00 

WSHU

As COVID-19 Cases Surge In Wisconsin, Health Workers Brace For More...

It took Wisconsin more than seven months to reach 100,000 coronavirus cases. On Monday, just five weeks later, it reached 200,000 . Wisconsin is now experiencing a massive upsurge in cases that rivals the numbers seen in much bigger states. Hospital beds ...

 2020-10-27 21:59 

Stamford Advocate

Carriage Services: 3Q Earnings Snapshot...

HOUSTON (AP) _ Carriage Services Inc. (CSV) on Tuesday reported third-quarter profit of $5.5 million. The Houston-based company said it had net income of 31 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 51 cents per share. The provi...

 2020-10-27 21:59 

NY Daily News

Justin Trudeau to Canadians: COVID-19 'sucks'...
 2020-10-27 21:59 

Stamford Advocate

Barcelona president Bartomeu quits in fallout of Messi feud...

MADRID (AP) - Barcelona president Josep Bartomeu resigned Tuesday amid the fallout of his feud with star Lionel Messi, and on his way out revealed the Spanish club wants to join a potential new super league of elite European teams. After one of the club&#...

 2020-10-27 21:58 

NY Post

Philadelphia reports 90 arrests during Walter Wallace protests, braces for more...

At least 90 people were charged during violent protests in Philadelphia Monday following the police shooting death of a knife-wielding black man, police said Tuesday — as the city braced for ......

 2020-10-27 21:58 

Stamford Advocate

PSU unable to transition to unarmed campus police this fall...

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Portland State University will not meet its fall goal of transitioning to unarmed sworn officers on campus because of the retirements of two officers and the resignation of a third, according to Willie Halliburton, campus public safe...

 2020-10-27 21:58 

NY Daily News

For second year, Ed Sheeran tops U.K.'s 30 under 30 rich celebrity list with nearly $250 million fortune...
 2020-10-27 21:57 

Stamford Advocate

Daniel Menaker, award-winning author and editor, dead at 79...

NEW YORK (AP) - Daniel Menaker, an award-winning author of fiction and nonfiction and a longtime editor at The New Yorker and Random House who worked with Alice Munro, Salman Rushdie, Colum McCann and many others, has died at age 79. Menaker's son, po...

 2020-10-27 21:57 

Newsday.com

Laura Jens-Smith to represent New York's 2nd Assembly District...

Assembly races seldom feature two candidates as knowledgeable about their district as this one. Both have deep roots in the North Fork, and in regional governance. Laura M. Jens-Smith, 57, a Laurel De...

 2020-10-27 21:56 

Stamford Advocate

Tras 7 meses en silencio, Machu Picchu reabre al turismo...

MACHU PICCHU, Per (AP) - Cuando la ciudad de inca de Machu Picchu est vaca -sin ninguno de los 4.100 turistas diarios que en promedio reciba- se puede escuchar el rumor de un ro distante a 10 kilmetros y el zumbido de los mosquitos. Hoy la presencia human...

 2020-10-27 21:56 

Stamford Advocate

Flushing Financial: 3Q Earnings Snapshot...

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) _ Flushing Financial Corp. (FFIC) on Tuesday reported third-quarter net income of $14.3 million. On a per-share basis, the Uniondale, New York-based company said it had net income of 50 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring cost...

 2020-10-27 21:55 

NY Daily News

Feds discover bomb-making materials during investigation of Gretchen Whitmer plotters...
 2020-10-27 21:55 

The Epoch Times

Mike Davis: Packing the Court Is 'A Radical Assault on Judicial Independence'...

Amid the recent calls to pack the court following President Donald Trump's push to appoint Supreme Court Justice ......

 2020-10-27 21:55 

Stamford Advocate

Beshear urges virtual campaigning when possible due to virus...

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky's political candidates should lean toward virtual campaigning when possible amid a surging coronavirus outbreak and follow strict guidelines if opting for in-person events, Gov. Andy Beshear said Tuesday. With Election D...

 2020-10-27 21:55 

Newsday.com

Steve Stern to represent New York's 10th Assembly District...

Steve Stern is a lawmaker with ideas that can make a difference. The Dix Hills Democrat, who has served in Albany since 2018, is keenly aware of the problems of small businesses in his districts and t...

 2020-10-27 21:55 

NY Daily News

De Blasio urges New Yorkers to stay home for the holidays, demands feds tighten COVID-19 travel restrictions...
 2020-10-27 21:55 

Newsday.com

Ann Brancato to represent New York's 9th Assembly District...

This unusually drawn district, one of the most gerrymandered on Long Island, has drawn two sharply contrasted candidates for the seat being vacated by Michael LiPetri. Ann M. Brancato, 78, a Democrat...

 2020-10-27 21:55 

Newsday.com

Michael Fitzpatrick to represent New York's 8th Assembly District...

For 18 years, Republican Michael J. Fitzpatrick has been the loudest and most reliable voice in Albany to demand fiscal responsibility, yet he's gone unheeded. The St. James resident, 63, wants 401k-s...

 2020-10-27 21:55 

Newsday.com

Kimberly Jean-Pierre to represent New York's 11th Assembly District...

After three terms in Albany, Democrat Kimberly Jean-Pierre, 36, of Wheatley Heights, has made the case for a fourth term by her record of providing reliable constituent services while delivering on he...

 2020-10-27 21:55 

Newsday.com

Steven Englebright to represent New York's 4th Assembly District...

It's been a busy two years for Steven Englebright. The environmental conservation committee chairman saw his groundbreaking climate change legislation signed into law, and got passed a bill toughening...

 2020-10-27 21:54 

WSHU

Connecticut Reaches 4.1%...

Who's voting absentee in Connecticut, long lines for early voting on Long Island. Also, what will happen to nursing home visits when it gets cold out....

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