Yankees MLB rumors: Latest on Manny Machado decision
Jan17

Yankees MLB rumors: Latest on Manny Machado decision

The wait for Manny Machado’s decision is almost over for the New York Yankees, but things don’t look too promising. Bruce Levine of Chicago 670 reported on Wednesday that the 26-year-old All-Star’s free-agency decision is expected to come within a week. As it stands, three teams are in on Machado, the Yankees being joined by the Chicago White Sox and Philadelphia Phillies. All three have held meetings with the...

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Kevin Shattenkirk lends support to cancer-fighting fundraiser in Manhattan
Jan17

Kevin Shattenkirk lends support to cancer-fighting fundraiser in Manhattan

Located just steps from the Garden, Mustang Harry’s is well-known to New York Rangers fans. From 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, the midtown watering hole at Seventh Avenue and 29th Street will serve a higher purpose as it hosts an event for the Jam Kancer in the Kan (JKITK) Foundation, which uses the backyard game of KanJam to raise money for kids with cancer. The first 100 fans who purchase $100 tax-deductible tickets can have their photo...

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Loving Look At ‘Our Dump’
Jan17

Loving Look At ‘Our Dump’

Ironically, Matthew Silverman’s first memories of Shea Stadium involve the New York Yankees. It was the Bronx Bombers, temporary tenants in Flushing in the mid-1970s, during renovation work at Yankee Stadium, who played hosts for Silverman’s first game at the Queens ballpark. However, Silverman makes abundantly clear throughout “Shea Stadium Remembered: The Mets, The Jets, and Beatlemania,” which released Tuesday, that his...

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Protect America’s Wireless Asks T-Mobile CEO: Why Won’t You Address Security Threats of Deutsche Telekom’s Love Affair With Huawei?
Jan17

Protect America’s Wireless Asks T-Mobile CEO: Why Won’t You Address Security Threats of Deutsche Telekom’s Love Affair With Huawei?

WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, the Washington Post reported T-Mobile CEO John Legere and T-Mobile executives announced the proposed T-Mobile/Sprint merger last April and the very next day stayed at the Trump International Hotel in Washington. Since then, T-Mobile executives spearheading the “new T-Mobile”, including Mr. Legere, have made a habit of staying at the hotel. After yesterday’s report, Mr. Legere felt compelled to respond...

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Activist For Public Advocate
Jan17

Activist For Public Advocate

NEW YORK: Jumaane 4 NYC submitted its first financial disclosure report to the NYC Campaign Finance Board this evening, showing more than $1 million raised– including $107,883 claimed for matching funds– from 1,829 contributors after surpassing the NYC public matching threshold.  In less than three months, Jumaane’s people-powered campaign raised a total of $204,065.97, which includes 1,763 contributions from New...

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