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Tiger tracker: Follow his PGA Championship second round

Tiger Woods' opening 2-under 68 Thursday left him very much in the conversation.

Ariana Grande shares rare videos of boyfriend Dalton Gomez, jokes what kids may look like

Ariana Grande, known for keeping her relationship with boyfriend Dalton Gomez private, is sharing several photos and videos from their time together.

Brett Favre says he empathizes with Donald Trump in handling coronavirus: 'Damned if you do and damned if you don't'

During a golf outing with Donald Trump, Brett Favre said he empathized with him in dealing with COVID-19: "Damned if you do and damned if you don't."

'Dream come true': Everett Fitzhugh, hired by Seattle Kraken, will be NHL's first Black play-by-play announcer

The Seattle Kraken, set to begin play in 2021-22, hired Everett Fitzhugh as play-by-play announcer.

Fact check: Troll doll button in 'private' area not intentional or part of kids 'grooming'

Hasbro withdraws the doll from stores saying the placement of the button was not intentional but the company recognizes how it may be perceived as inappropriate.

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East River Tidal Energy Project Nears Final Phase

Verdant Power’s East River tidal energy (RITE) project nears its finish. Three new turbines are ready, assembled on a TriFrame, and they start work this fall. By David Stone Fifteen years ago, […]

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Roosevelt Island After Isaias: Pictures

Roosevelt Island after Isaias, as pictures show, was carpeted with downed trees and branches, but the worst centered on the north end. Photos & Story by David Stone The tropical storm had […]

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Isaias Exposes RIOC Dysfunction

Tropical Storm Isaias exposes RIOC dysfunction as the state agency fumbled and bumbled its leadership role. So bad, it was almost funny. Except for the risks. By David Stone Rocked by the […]

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Promenade Bike Ban for Roosevelt Island

A Promenade bike ban for Roosevelt Island makes sense. Suggested by a reader, a ban would make the area safer and open it up for wider usage. Opinion by David Stone What […]

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