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July 13, 1991 | Associated Press
James Hoge announced Friday that he is resigning as publisher of the New York Daily News, four months after the tabloid was sold following a bitter strike. "After seven fulfilling and productive years as its publisher, I wish the Daily News and Bob Maxwell every success," Hoge said in a statement. Hoge will remain a consultant to Maxwell Newspapers Inc., parent company of the Daily News. He also accepted an appointment for the fall semester as senior fellow at the John F.
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April 11, 2014 | By Bill Shaikin, This post has been updated
Commissioner Bud Selig is considering whether to fine the New York Yankees for tampering, the result of an investigation triggered by Yankees President Randy Levine's comment last winter that he would offer Angels outfielder Mike Trout a 10-year contract. The potential fine was disclosed by two people with knowledge of the matter but not authorized to comment about it. The amount of the possible fine was not disclosed. The Angels were furious Levine dropped Trout's name into a December interview about why the Yankees declined to match the 10-year contract the Seattle Mariners offered to 31-year-old second baseman Robinson Cano.
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September 6, 2002 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Edward Kirkman, 75, a former New York Daily News reporter who scooped the competition on the prison release of legendary bank robber Willie Sutton, died of cancer Sunday at his home in Medford on Long Island.
ENTERTAINMENT
March 22, 2014 | By Christy Khoshaba
In Cameron Diaz's latest comedy, “The Other Woman,” the 41-year-old plays a woman seeking revenge against her boyfriend after discovering he has a wife and a girlfriend. Tsk, tsk. In real life, Diaz says, infidelity unfortunately strikes us all. "Everybody has been cheated on, everyone will be cheated on,” she told Britain's OK! magazine (via the New York Daily News). “I can't fix that, I don't know how, I don't have any judgment on anybody, I don't know how to fix the problem.” The blond actress has dated high-profile celebrities including Jared Leto, Justin Timberlake and Alex Rodriguez.
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April 16, 2005 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Kay Gardella, a television critic for the New York Daily News for nearly 60 years, died of cancer Wednesday in New York. She was 82.
SPORTS
October 14, 1990
Frank Howard, fired as a New York Yankee coach in August 1989, has signed a two-year contract to rejoin the coaching staff, the New York Daily News reported.
BUSINESS
November 14, 1995 | Times Wire Services
Cable TV: Black Entertainment Television Network is branching out into the newspaper realm with a glossy, four-color lifestyle and entertainment magazine. BET Holdings Inc. and the New York Daily News have joined forces to produce the first nationwide weekend magazine targeted at African Americans. The quarterly magazine, BET Weekend, will appear in seven newspapers starting in February as a magazine supplement in their Sunday editions.
BUSINESS
October 26, 1990 | PAUL RICHTER and DAVID TREADWELL, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Eight out of the 10 unions at the New York Daily News went on strike Thursday night over a labor grievance that had sparked violence during a truck drivers' walkout earlier in the day. The action climaxed a bitter, month-long standoff between the money-losing tabloid and its unions, which have been without a contract for six months as they have resisted the News' demands for work-rule changes and wage cuts worth at least $50 million a year.
NATIONAL
March 13, 2014 | By Tina Susman
NEW YORK -- The person who reported a gas odor to utility workers minutes before a fatal Manhattan blast also smelled gas the night before but did not report it, city officials said Thursday, an indication that several lives could have been saved had crews gone to the scene earlier. At a midday briefing 26 hours after the East Harlem explosion, Mayor Bill de Blasio confirmed that at least seven people had died and more were missing.  "We are continuing rescue operations, hoping to find others still alive," he said.
SPORTS
March 7, 2014 | By Eric Pincus
Phil Jackson may be engaged to Jeanie Buss, a significant owner/executive of the Lakers, but according to the New York Daily News , Jackson is considering an offer from the New York Knicks to join their front office. The Daily News cites an NBA source, claiming "Garden Chairman James Dolan has met with Jackson about a potential return to the franchise where he was a member of the Knicks' only two championship teams. " Jackson was a player for the Knicks when they won titles in 1970 and 1973.
ENTERTAINMENT
December 30, 2013 | By Patrick Kevin Day
"Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts certainly generated a lot of headlines in 2013, most of which had to do with the popular newswoman's health. At the close of the year, Roberts is opening up about her personal life, as she publicly acknowledged for the first time that she is gay. In a Facebook message posted Sunday, Roberts wrote, "I am grateful for my entire family, my long time girlfriend, Amber, and friends as we prepare to celebrate a glorious new year together. I am grateful for the many prayers and well wishes for my recovery.
SPORTS
December 13, 2013 | By Bill Shaikin
The baseball commissioner's office is investigating whether New York Yankees President Randy Levine was guilty of tampering when he said Friday that he would offer Angels outfielder Mike Trout a 10-year contract. The Angels are furious that Levine dropped Trout's name into an interview regarding the Yankees' decision not to match the 10-year contract the Seattle Mariners offered to 31-year-old second baseman Robinson Cano. "If it was Mike Trout, I'd offer him a 10-year contract ," Levine told reporters in New York.
SPORTS
December 5, 2013 | By Melissa Rohlin
New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony is not mincing words about his team's 3-13 start this season. “We are the laughingstock of the league,” Anthony told reporters , according to the New York Daily News. “I mean, it's nothing to hide. We are. " KOBE QUIZ: Do you really know the 'Black Mamba'? The Knicks play the Brooklyn Nets on Thursday evening on TNT, a game that will be analyzed by the outspoken Charles Barkley, among others. Anthony seems to be preparing himself for the worst.
ENTERTAINMENT
October 9, 2013 | By Carolyn Kellogg
Hachette Book Group Inc. has filed suit against actor Stephen Baldwin for $110,000. That's the advance it paid him for a book that never materialized. Baldwin signed a contract in 2007 and, by 2010, he'd failed to deliver the agreed-upon memoir , The Wrap reports. Tentatively titled "Ready to Get Dangerous? ," the New York Daily News writes that the book was slated to describe "what it means to live everyday as 'a sold out, hardcore, nothing held back Jesus freak.'" It wouldn't have been the first time Baldwin wanted to tell his story of finding religion.
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November 24, 2009 | Keith Thursby
Rena "Rusty" Kanokogi, who once had to disguise herself as a man to compete in judo but whose perseverance was rewarded when she became coach of the U.S. Olympic women's judo team, has died. She was 74. Kanokogi died Saturday in New York after a three-year battle with leukemia, her daughter, Jean, told the Associated Press. "Rusty inspired the sports world to think differently about the notion of women in competitive sports, and her legacy will live on for generations of athletes to come," USA Judo President Lance Nading said in a statement.
SPORTS
January 21, 1992 | From Staff and Wire Reports
A New York state official has asked Commissioner Fay Vincent to allow George Steinbrenner to return as managing general partner of the New York Yankees because he believes Steinbrenner will sign a lease to keep the team in the Bronx. "We believe that only Steinbrenner can sign a new lease--and will," Vincent Tese, Urban Development Corp. commissioner, told the New York Daily News. "We regard him as a friend of New York." Tese is Gov. Mario Cuomo's chief economic adviser.
ENTERTAINMENT
September 18, 2013 | By Nardine Saad
Jennifer Garner turned the camera lens on a paparazzo tracking her and her family. The "Dallas Buyers Club" star recently confronted the shutterbug who was shooting video of the actress and her three children during a casual trip to the Pacific Palisades farmers market, according to E! News . Garner, 41, pointed her camera phone at the photographer, who had been filming the quartet head-on, and documented the incident, reportedly snapping a shot of him. PHOTOS: 50 most beautiful female celebrities How's that for a taste of his own medicine?
NATIONAL
September 16, 2013 | By Tina Susman
NEW YORK--A woman remained hospitalized, two police officers were put on desk duty, and a 35-year-old man was facing several criminal charges Monday after a shooting near Times Square that officials say was prompted by the man's desire to commit suicide by getting himself run over.  The man, Glenn Broadnax, 35, of Brooklyn, was not injured in the Saturday night chaos, which erupted a block from the heart of Times Square on the corner of 8th...
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