A talk with Jimmy Breslin, New York’s “New Yorkiest” writer

FILE – In this Nov. 2, 2004, file photo, author-columnist Jimmy Breslin poses for a photo in his New York apartment. Breslin, the Pulitzer Prize-winning chronicler of wise guys and underdogs who became the brash embodiment of the old-time, street smart New Yorker, died...

Worley wins giant slalom title; Brignone leads Italy sweep

World Cup women’s giant slalom overall champion France’s Tessa Worley blows a kiss to the crowd after a women’s World Cup giant slalom ski race Sunday, March 19, 2017, in Aspen, Colo. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley) ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — Tessa Worley waved her...

The Latest: Streaks on the line in UK-Wichita State game

Kentucky head coach John Calipari yells to his team as they played Northern Kentucky during the first half of a first-round game in the men’s NCAA college basketball tournament in Indianapolis, Friday, March 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy) The Latest on the NCAA...

GGG has options, options, options

Daniel Jacobs reacts after the decision was announced in his middleweight boxing match against Gennady Golovkin, of Kazakhstan, early Sunday, March 19, 2017, in New York. Golovkin won the fight. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II) NEW YORK (AP) — Options, options and more options....

Wagner’s big game sends Michigan past Louisville in NCAAs

Michigan forward Moritz Wagner (13) celebrates a basket against Louisville during the first half of a second-round game in the men’s NCAA college basketball tournament in Indianapolis, Sunday, March 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy) INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Moe Wagner...

The Latest: Michigan continues its magical postseason

Michigan’s Derrick Walton Jr. (10) shoots as Louisville’s Anas Mahmoud (14) defends during the first half of a second-round game in the men’s NCAA college basketball tournament Sunday, March 19, 2017, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) The Latest on the...

The Latest: Michigan continues its magical postseason

Michigan’s Derrick Walton Jr. (10) shoots as Louisville’s Anas Mahmoud (14) defends during the first half of a second-round game in the men’s NCAA college basketball tournament Sunday, March 19, 2017, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) The Latest on the...

Chuck Berry’s spirit lives on through countless songs

David Gaule, from Springfield, Ill. drops off flowers at the statue of music legend Chuck Berry on the Delmar Loop, in University City on Saturday, March 18, 2017. Berry died earlier today at the age of 90. After hearing Berry died Gaule drove to St. Louis from Springfield to pay...

Confederate flag flies next to NCAA arena in South Carolina

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — A small group of protesters flew a large Confederate flag from the top of a parking garage next to the arena hosting two men’s NCAA Tournament games. The group arrived Sunday morning, raising the flag from the back of a pickup truck . They...

Key dates in the life of rock 'n' roll visionary Chuck Berry

AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau Some key dates in the life of Chuck Berry: -Oct. 18, 1926: Born Charles Edward Anderson Berry in St. Louis. -Oct. 28, 1948: Marries Themetta Suggs with whom he has four children. -Dec. 31, 1952: Needing a replacement for an ailing musician for a New...