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AP Poll Says About Half Of Americans Are NFL Fans

Last year, 56 percent of people polled said they were NFL fans, and that number dropped slightly to 49 percent this year.

01/25/2014

Jovan Milton Alleyne, Marvin Guillaume-Sam and Linson Watson (L-R) have been charged with robbery for allegedly stealing $3,000 worth of baby formula from a Mahwah grocery store. (credit: Mahwah Police)

Men Accused Of Stealing $3,000 In Baby Formula Nabbed Following Mahwah Police Chase

The suspects, from Queens and Brooklyn, went into the A&P market in Mahwah Wednesday night, loaded the cart with the pricey formula and tried to race out with the stolen goods, police said. According to police, the suspects planned to sell the expensive formula in bodegas back in the city.

01/16/2014

Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott meets with students at the Bedford Academy High School in Brooklyn, Dec. 3, 2013.  (Credit: Marla Diamond, WCBS 880)

Mayor, Chancellor Tout Improved SAT And AP Scores

Mayor Bloomberg and Chancellor Walcott were at a Brooklyn public school Tuesday to put a spot light on improving SAT and AP test scores among high school students.

12/03/2013

Telephone (file / credit: clipart.com)

AP Execs Furious After Justice Department Secretly Obtains Phone Records

The U.S. Department of Justice was under fire Monday, after it secretly obtained two months’ worth of telephone records of reporters and editors for The Associated Press.

05/13/2013

Bronx classroom

Students In Poor Districts Will Gain Better Access To Advanced Placement Courses Under Virtual Classroom Program

The state Education Department this week said $17.3 million in federal Race to the Top Funds will be distributed to 17 districts or consortia of districts under the state’s Virtual Advanced Placement Program.

12/01/2012

Armonk supermarket cashier and customer (credit: CBS 2)

Only Local Supermarket In Westchester Town Closes

“It’s crazy. I mean, I don’t understand it. We should have a supermarket,” resident said Maryanne Kholdani.

02/14/2012

Lady Gaga at Gaga's Workshop Ribbon Cutting at Barneys New York. (credit: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images)

Hometown Superstar Lady Gaga Beats Out Steve Jobs For Top 2011 AP Honors

Editors and broadcasters were asked to cast their ballots for who had the most influence on entertainment and culture in 2011.

12/19/2011

Pathmark Store (file / credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Union Unhappy With A&P/Pathmark Christmas Openings

We usually accept that, on certain days of the year, virtually everything is closed. Well, one company decision to open its businesses is causing controversy on Long Island.

12/13/2011

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AP: John Tavares, Islanders Agree On 6-Year, $33M Extension

The Islanders may or may not be in New York past 2015, but at least the team has some certainty regarding star John Tavares.

WFAN–09/15/2011

Plastic Bags (file / credit: David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Westchester Supermarkets Getting High Marks For Helping Environment

When it comes to BYOB – bring your own bags – the Citizens Campaign for the Environment says some Westchester County grocery stores are helping out the cause.

06/28/2011

New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez, left, hosts a football training camp for Jets players at his alma mater, Mission Viejo High School in Mission Viejo, Calif. , Tuesday, May 3, 2011. (credit: AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

40 Jets Join Mark Sanchez For Secretive Player-Run Workouts In NJ

Mark Sanchez and his Jets teammates are back together again. For a few days, at least. Sanchez and about 40 other players started practicing at an undisclosed location in New Jersey on Monday.

WFAN–06/14/2011

Barack Obama by Shepard Fairey (credit: AP Photo/National Portrait Gallery)

Judge Drops Claims In Obama ‘HOPE’ Artist Vs. AP

Federal Judge Alvin Hellerstein said in a one-page order that a “suggestion of settlement” led him to dismiss claims between Shepard Fairey and the AP.

01/12/2011

A woman walks outside of an  A&P supermarket December 13, 2010 in Jersey City, New Jersey. Venerable grocery chain A&P filed for bankruptcy protection this weekend, under mounting debt and structural problems.  The company owns supermarkets under the names of A&P, Pathmark, Food Emporium,Waldbaums, and others.  (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

1,000 In N.J. Could Lose Jobs After A&P Bankruptcy

Workers at a grocery distributor in New Jersey could lose their jobs in February in the wake of a bankruptcy filing by the supermarket giant.

12/24/2010