Ending a life of suffering

...My wife and I went everywhere to get her cured: Boston, New York City, Buffalo, and finally Rochester. We saw some of the best...could be done. She ended up in a hospice house in Webster, New York. It was a wonderful facility, but the end was certain once...
Today in sports history for Monday, March 2

...1962 - Wilt Chamberlain scores an NBA-record 100 points to lead the Philadelphia Warriors to a 169-147 triumph over the New York Knicks. Chamberlain scores 59 second-half points and 28 points from the free-throw line for records. Both teams combine...
Today in sports history for Sunday, March 1 upset by Notre Dame 64-59 at New York's Madison Square Garden. In a game with...Handicap at Aqueduct Race Track in New York.1969 - Tuesdee Testa becomes the first...Jersey Devils' 6-1 victory over the New York Islanders.2014 - Wichita State (31-0...
Tribes from around US gather to discuss legal marijuana

...dispensaries on their trip.The conference was organized by Robert Odawi Porter, a former president of the Seneca Nation in New York, and Seattle marijuana business attorneys Hilary Bricken and Robert McVay.Porter noted that difficult legal issues remain...
Today in sports history for Thursday, Feb.26

...1935 - Babe Ruth is released by the New York Yankees and signed by the Boston Braves...1500-meter race at the AAU nationals at New York's Madison Square Garden. Cunningham...quarter of Miami's 99-93 loss to New York. O'Neal is the seventh player to reach...
Empire Editorial: The price of a windfall

...the public good. If the federal government gets more in the sale, citizens benefit.Thanks to the Wall Street Journal, New York Times and other investigative journalists at other organizations, we have learned that Dish partnered with Doyon Ltd., the...
Today in sports history for Friday, Feb. 27

...Holcomb's four-run time was 3:24.46, with Justin Olsen, Steve Mesler and Curt Tomasevicz pushing for him.2013 - The New York Knicks overcome Stephen Curry's NBA season-high 54 points to beat the Golden State Warriors 109-105. Curry is 18 of 28...
Rainy Day Reads: Making us wait

...I love is also seriously afflicted with the waits. Patrick Rothfuss took many years (Wikipedia says nine) to write his New York Times bestselling debut, "The Name of the Wind," and then four more to finish "The Wise Man's Fear." That was 2011...
Today in sports history for Wednesday, Feb. 25 is transmitted over station W2XBS in New York. The viewing audience watches the New York Rangers play the Montreal Canadiens at Madison...Philadelphia Warriors scores 67 points, but New York's Richie Guerin scores 50 to lead the Knicks...
Today in sports history for Monday, Feb. 23

...defend his world heavyweight title at Madison Square Garden in New York.1960 - Figure skater Carol Heiss captures the first gold medal...Lake Placid Winter Olympics.1983 - Mark Pavelich of the New York Rangers scores five goals in an 11-3 victory over the Hartford...


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