March Madness schedule: Today’s NCAA game times, where to watch Round 2

With half the NCAA Tournament field now off the bracket, it’s time for March Madness Round 2. Keep up with all the action and check out the full NCAA schedule, game times, sites and TV channels for…

Accused wife-killer stopped at Applebee’s in attempt to cover his tracks: prosecutors

A New Jersey man killed his wife, dumped her in the pool — and then picked up dinner for two at Applebee’s in a twisted alibi bid, authorities said. Norman F. Long, 53, was charged with murde…

‘CBS This Morning’ co-host Norah O’Donnell undergoes appendix surgery

While some restructuring may be happening at CBS, the network’s morning anchor had a more immediate issue to take care of.

How a dot-com party boy worth $50M lost everything in an instant

On New Year’s Day 2000, NYPD and FDNY squads descended on a building in lower Manhattan, where members of the art world had been partying nonstop in the basement since mid-December. Every inch of t…

Vote here to decide what book New Yorkers should read this spring

This year’s “One Book, One New York” citywide book club initiative is gearing up, with the goal of bringing New Yorkers together by reading the same book. Launched in 2017 by the New York City Mayo…

The best books of the week

The Chief: The Life and Turbulent Times of Chief Justice John Roberts Joan Biskupic (biography, Basic Books) A fascinating look at Chief Justice John Roberts, named to the Supreme Court in 2005. Wh…

Trump doesn’t mention Mueller report as he surprises Mar-a-Lago crowd

President Trump surprised a crowd of Republicans Friday night at his Florida resort, but didn’t say a word to them about the news of the day — that Special Counsel Robert Mueller had completed his …

This is William Barr’s letter to Congress announcing end to Mueller probe

This is the letter the Attorney General William Barr sent Congress to announce an end to the two-year probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 US election. “I may be in a position to advise yo…

Theresa May under pressure to quit amid Brexit chaos

LONDON – Prime Minister Theresa May was under pressure on Saturday to set out plans for her departure, leading British newspapers reported, as her Brexit strategy lay in tatters just weeks be…

Somali minister among five killed by extremist attack in Mogadishu

A Somali police officer says five people, including the country’s deputy labor minister, have been killed in an Islamic extremist attack on a government building in the capital. Capt. Mohamed Husse…

Dutch experts say Van Gogh at Connecticut museum is real

HARTFORD, Conn. — A painting at a Connecticut museum that has long been thought to be by Vincent Van Gogh has been authenticated as such by Dutch researchers. The Wadsworth Atheneum in Hartford ann…

New Zealand reopens mosques that were target of deadly massacres

CHRISTCHURCH – Smelling of fresh paint, the two mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch where a gunman killed 50 worshipers last week reopened their doors on Saturday, with many survi…

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