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JEFF BEZOS-NATIONAL ENQUIRER
WASHINGTON _ The National Enquirer committed neither extortion nor blackmail by threatening to publish intimate photos of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, an attorney for the head of the tabloid’s parent company said Sunday. By Michael Balsamo. SENT: 896 words, photos.
_ FATAL COLLISION: Authorities say three people were killed and two people injured when a driver in a stolen vehicle crashed into another car.
_ WAR OF 1812 BATTLEFIELD-ISLAND: New York state has acquired an island off Lake Ontario’s eastern shore that was the scene of a War of 1812 battle between British and American forces.
_ ADIRONDACK SEARCHES: As rangers rescue more hikers in the Adirondacks, state officials are taking an extra step to make sure hikers are prepared.
_ MOOSE COUNT: An aerial survey shows 175 moose scattered throughout the Adirondack Park.
BUFFALO, N.Y. _ The Winnipeg Jets are 0-2-1 in their past three following a 5-2 loss at Ottawa, and travel to play the Buffalo Sabres on Sunday. By Hockey Writer John Wawrow. UPCOMING: 650 words, photos. Game 3 p.m. ET.
The Rangers close out their five-game homestand against Auston Matthews and the surging Maple Leafs, who have won four in a row and are coming off an overtime win at Montreal. This is the second of a six-game road trip for the Leafs. By Simmi Buttar. UPCOMING: 700 words. Game starts 7 p.m.
The Minnesota Wild visit the New York Islanders. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos.