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Mr. Maybe wins John's Call, gives Brown 1,000th win

SARATOGA SPRINGS --Prohibitive favorite Mr Maybe came charging through the stretch and powered to a 2 1/4-length victory in Wednesday's $100,000 John's Call at Saratoga Race Course, giving meet-leading trainer Chad Brown his 1,000th career victory. ...

Area high school sports calendar

AUGUST 24 GOLF Broadalbin-Perth at Johnstown, 8 a.m. AUGUST 25 GOLF Fort Plain at Galway, 8 a.m. Schoharie at Mayfield-Northville, 9 a.m. Broadalbin-Perth at Gloversville, 9 a.m. AUGUST 27 BOYS SOCCER Fulton County Cup, Northville vs. Gloversville, a ...
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Sabathia, Ellsbury lift Yanks past M's

SEATTLE (AP) -- With the New York Yankees facing an uphill climb to the playoffs, CC Sabathia picked a good time to return to form. Jacoby Ellsbury hit a two-run homer and Sabathia pitched seven innings to win for the third time in two months, leadin ...
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Lady Rams new head coach Byerwalters moving forward, despite inexperience

By ADAM SHINDER @RecorderShinder TOWN OF AMSTERDAM -- For the Amsterdam High School girls soccer team, the 2016 season is all about people stepping into new roles -- and that includes the head coach. Former junior varsity coach Jessica Byerwalters ha ...


Larry James Kenyon

August 18, 2016 Larry James Kenyon, 68, of Gloversville, died Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016. He was born in Gloversville on Nov. 4, 1947, the eldest child of the late Melvin and Elizabeth Kenyon. Cremation was performed at Park View Crematorium, S ...
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Lillian M. Renzo

August 20, 2016 Lillian M. Renzo, 96, of Midline Road, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, at the River Ridge Living Center in Amsterdam. Born Feb. 26, 1920 in Amsterdam, N.Y., she was the daughter of Polish immigrants, the late ...

William Henry Parker

August 20, 2016 Mr. William Henry Parker, Jr., 92, of Orchard Street, Canajoharie, New York died Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, at St. Johnsville Rehab & Nursing Center. Born on Dec. 14, 1923 in Eldred, N.Y., he was the son of William H. Parker, ...

Diana M. (Bellen) Swartz

August 19, 2016 Diana M. (Bellen) Swartz, 76, of Fort Plain, passed away peacefully on Friday, Aug. 19, 2016 at Bassett Healthcare, Cooperstown, N.Y., with her loving family by her side. She was born April 20, 1940 at the family homestead in C ...


The news in brief

'American Crime Story' writers focusing on Hurricane Katrina BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) -- As "The People v. O.J. Simpson" rides the high of its 22 Emmy nominations, the writing team behind season two of the FX anthology series "American Crime Story" is hard at work on scripts for the next installment, which focuses on Hurricane Katrina. "We want the events that brought America together and also that shine a light on the parts of America that maybe we ...

'Ben-Hur' crashes, 'Suicide Squad' stays on top for 3rd week

NEW YORK (AP) -- A big-budget remake of "Ben-Hur" was trampled under a herd of holdovers and new releases at the box office, the latest casualty in a bruising summer for Hollywood. The Paramount Pictures release, which cost about $100 million to make, debuted with just $11.4 million, according to studio estimates Sunday. That makes it one of the season's more pricy flops, albeit one that never had anything like the ambition of 1959's Charlton Heston epi ...

Around the remote: Chuck Barney's TV picks for Aug. 21-27

By CHUCK BARNEY East Bay Times DON'T MISS: Olympics closing ceremony -- Turn out the flame, the party's over. After bonding with Michael Phelps, Simone Biles, Katie Ledecky and other golden greats for the past 16 days, it's time to bid farewell to Rio de Janeiro and the summer games. But first comes a festive celebration and final speeches from Maracana Stadium, where the medal ceremony for the men's marathon will also be held. 8 p.m. Sunday, NBC. ...

Television Q&A: Status of Fox News personalities

By RICH HELDENFELS Akron Beacon Journal You have questions. I have some answers. Q: Please tell me if and when they are going to conclude the "Secrets & Lies" from last year. I saw a commercial where there is going to be a new season. Did I miss the end of last year's? A: I don't know if you missed the end, so I'll just recap. Besides, the series, which completed its first season in May 2015, had two endings: the televised one and then a spe ...
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