mixed martial arts

Top 5 Most Dangerous SportsRhythmic gymnastics and table tennis just missed the cut.
NYC Tenants Want Change Now As Rent Regulations Set To ExpireTime is running out for the more than 2 million tenants covered by New York City's rent laws while a deal to renew the regulations continues to elude New York state lawmakers.
Albuquerque Police Seek UFC Champ Jon Jones In Hit-And-RunAlbuquerque police were searching for UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones on Sunday night in connection with a hit-and-run accident.
Rabbis: Anti-Semitic Ownership Justifies New York Mixed Martial Arts BanA last-ditch effort to derail a mixed martial arts bill in New York State has raised eyebrows and drawn criticism.
UFC President On Bringing Professional MMA To New York: It's Looking A Lot Better NowA big UFC match in Newark this weekend is sparking excitement and new questions about New York's ban on mixed martial arts.
Optimism High As N.Y. Senate Again Backs Legalizing MMAWith MMA star Ronda Rousey in Albany earlier Tuesday lobbying for its passage, supporters in the Democrat-controlled Assembly say they believe momentum is building.
AP: New York Senate Set To Back Legalizing Mixed Martial ArtsThe New York Senate is set to vote for the fifth straight year for legalizing professional mixed martial arts and end the state's position as the last one prohibiting the sport.
New Bill To Legalize Mixed Martial Arts Advances In N.Y. State SenateThe fight to legalize mixed martial arts in New York state -- the last state to prohibit cage matches with small gloves -- has resumed with a state Senate committee advancing legislation.
State Senate Votes To Legalize Mixed Martial Arts In New YorkAlexis Davis looked more like legislative staff than a Las Vegas-bound professional fighter as she made the rounds Tuesday at the New York Capitol as part of another push to legalize professional mixed martial arts.
Civic Leaders On LI Call UFC Fighter Chris Weidman A 'True Hometown Hero'Civic leaders on Long Island say Chris Weidman is a "true hometown hero." A "Chris Weidman Day" celebration is being held Wednesday afternoon in Baldwin.
Chris Weidman Says Rematch With Anderson Silva A 'Done Deal'He's battled back from multiple surgeries. His home was gutted by Superstorm Sandy. So it was really no surprise that Chris Weidman was able to stand his ground against mixed martial arts great Anderson Silva at UFC 162 on Saturday.
Connecticut Legislature Lifts Ban On Mixed Martial ArtsThough some matches are currently permitted at Connecticut's Indian-run casinos, national promoters and venues in Hartford and Bridgeport have campaigned for years to host the fights.