Islanders finally win at home, against Red Wings

...second period broke a 3-3 tie and the New York Islanders held on to beat the Detroit Red...their last eight contests overall.New York quickly fell behind 2-0 before the teams...at home. CAPITALS 5, RANGERS 2In New York,Alex Ovechkin scored twice and Jason...

High nursing home bills squeeze insurers, driving rates up

NEW YORK - Thirty years ago, insurance companies had the answer to the soaring cost of caring for the elderly: Plan ahead and buy a policy...

Northeast, despite highest gas costs, resists more pipelines

...he said. "They want to get it from New York to Massachusetts and if you draw that line...renewable sources like wind or solar.In New York and Pennsylvania, the 124-mile Constitution...to take land. Of 651 landowners in New York and Pennsylvania affected by the $700...

Next start is uncertain for Tigers' Verlander

...better,' when I asked him."Verlander is still tentatively scheduled to make his final spring start Thursday against the New York Yankees, but the Tigers remain unsure whether he will make it.They also have begun to kick around options to push back his...

San Antonio Spurs remain on roll with win over Memphis

...New Orleans, Anthony Davis had 28 points and nine rebounds, and New Orleans defeated Minnesota. NETS 107, LAKERS 99In New York, Brook Lopez had 30 points and 11 rebounds, and Brooklyn Nets kept up its playoff push by beating Los Angeles for its third...

Warriors down Bucks, clinch top seed in Western Conference

...Division leader Cleveland and moved 1½ games ahead of fourth-place Toronto in the Eastern Conference.Andrea Bargnani led New York with 14 points. PACERS: Paul George is still hopeful he can make a return to Indiana's lineup this season.The two-time...

Sports | The Augusta Chronicle

...Events calendar UNIONDALE, N.Y. - Frans Nielsen's goal 16 seconds into the second period broke a 3-3 tie and the New York Islanders held on to beat the Detroit Red Wings 5-4 for their first home win this month. Sunday, March 29, 2015

Arizona eyes revenge in rematch with Wisconsin

LOS ANGELES - Arizona guard Gabe York remembers having the ball in his hands...one more play in overtime than we did," York said Friday. "That was a crazy, crazy...have a chance to go to the Final Four," York said. "We're extra amped."Ditto...

Smallbiz Small Talk: Bosses can't get even when staffers gripe on social media

NEW YORK - Bosses can get mad when staffers vent on social media about their jobs...says Paula Lopez, an employment law attorney with Allyn & Fortuna in New York. But there can be gray area, for example, when a post is critical of a...

US drillers are fighting back against OPEC, low oil prices

NEW YORK - OPEC and lower global oil prices have delivered a one-two punch to drillers in North Dakota and Texas who brought the U.S...