AP-NY--New York News Coverage Advisory, NY
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SUPERSTORM SANDY-FISH PASSAGES
SPRING LAKE, N.J. — Billions of dollars have been spent on the recovery from Superstorm Sandy to help people get their lives back together, but a little-noticed portion of that effort is quietly helping another population along the shoreline: fish that need to migrate from coastal rivers out to the sea and back. By Wayne Parry. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos.
SOC--MLS-RED BULLS-ATLANTA UNITED
ATLANTA — Atlanta United hosts the New York Red Bulls in the first leg of the Eastern Conference final, a showdown between the two best teams in Major League Soccer during the regular season. By Paul Newberry. UPCOMING: 650 words, photos. Game starts at 5 p.m. EST.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Tom Brady and the New England Patriots (7-3) come off their bye-week break looking to avoid their second two-game losing streak of the season. They’ll go up against Josh McCown and the New York Jets (3-7), who have lost four straight. The 41-year-old Brady and 39-year-old McCown will make for the second-oldest QB combo in NFL history. By Pro Football Writer Dennis Waszak Jr. UPCOMING: 800 words, photos. Game starts at 1 p.m.
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — The Jacksonville Jaguars (3-7) attempt to snap a six-game skid in traveling to play the Buffalo Bills (3-7), who will have rookie quarterback Josh Allen return as starter after missing four games with a sprained right throwing elbow. By John Wawrow. UPCOMING: 750 words, photos. Game starts at 1 p.m.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Memphis Grizzlies are home for a pair of games, and they host their last coach David Fizdale and the New York Knicks on Sunday. By Clay Bailey. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game starts at 6 p.m. EST.
NEW YORK — The Philadelphia 76ers visit the Brooklyn Nets. Game starts at 6 p.m.
— AUDIT-OPIOD ADDICTION: A new audit from Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli has found problems in how addiction treatment programs use New York’s opioid prescription monitoring system.
— CAR DEALERSHIP-SHOOTING: Police say a car dealership worker has been shot during an apparent clash with a customer in suburban New York.
— SUBWAY STABBING-TIMES SQUARE: Police say a man was stabbed during a robbery in the subway station under New York’s Times Square.
— ROBBERY FOILED-MACHETE: A deli owner whipped out a machete and chased away a would-be robber who has now been charged with holding up five New York businesses in the past two months.
— SHOOTING-TWO KILLED: A former Texas police chief is being held without bail in a western New York jail after being charged with the murders of two people.
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