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Days of defiance The GOP-run Senate on Thursday delivered its second thumbs-down in two days on a major Trump administration policy move, by voting to overturn his declaration of a national "emergency" to divert billions to a vaguely defined border wall.

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A witness says many people have been killed in a mass shooting at a mosque in the New Zealand city of Christchurch.

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St. John's was Dr. Jekyll when it left the Garden Wednesday night after beating DePaul. It was Mr. Hyde when it returned Thursday for its quarterfinal meeting with Marquette.

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The Islanders' most talented forward, Mathew Barzal, is a playmaker more than a scorer, and there is relatively little in the way of elite firepower elsewhere among their attackers.

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Le'Veon Bell said he grew up a Jets fan because of Curtis Martin, and when the opportunity arose, he wanted to play for them. The Jets made it happen, officially signing Bell to a four-year, $52.5 million contract Thursday that will pay him $35 million guaranteed.

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Islanders coach Barry Trotz has tried switching personnel, but he knows the real solution to the team's power-play struggles.

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No damage or injuries were reported. But it marked the first time that Tel Aviv has been targeted by rocket fire since a 2014 war with Gaza militants.

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Two former Giants stars bid their adieu to the team and their fans on Thursday. Odell Beckham Jr. said goodbye in an Instagram post, expressing his appreciation. Landon Collins said he can't wait to face his former team and prove to them what they are missing by not keeping him.

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BlueGreen Farms Inc. dug outside its 67-acre property without a DEC mining permit, within feet of the water table, and on privately owned property, officials say.

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The Islanders host the Montreal Canadiens on Thursday at NYCB Live's Nassau Coliseum.

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Slumping forward on the wooden bench of federal court, Dawn Thompson began weeping and moaning softly as she finally heard the man accused of killing her son -- a C.W. Post basketball player -- admit to the crime 14 years after the slaying.

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Maple syrup producers have more than the weather to worry about

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Robert "Bobby" Hudak had a fierce love for all things athletic. While a student at Levittown Memorial High School, he stayed busy year-round playing baseball, football and lacrosse.

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DUNEDIN, Fla. -- Luis Cessa continued his impressive spring training with four shutout innings Thursday in the Yankees' 1-1 tie with the Blue Jays at Dunedin Stadium.

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Loughlin is a big presence for Hallmark and its TV channels that include the flagship Hallmark Channel.

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Louis Clappi, of Hicksville, received help from the $1 million robot ROSA, which joined the Cohen Children's Medical Center team to treat patients with encumbering seizures.

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The "new state-of-the-art headquarters will be a bright, comfortable, energized environment," Newsday Media Group owner Patrick Dolan said.

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A Bronx man was arraigned on grand larceny charges Thursday, three months after, prosecutors said, he stole $45,000 in cash from an Oceanside woman who thought she was handing over funds for her son's bail after the alleged scammer falsely told her the son had been arrested for a drunken-driving...

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