The Yankees signed Luis Severino to a good contract

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Luis Severino’s upcoming Tommy John surgery is a major loss for the Yankees’ 2020 championship hopes. He’s one of a handful of the best pitchers in baseball when healthy. The 26-year-old right-hander isn’t Gerrit Cole. (That’s why the Yankees signed Gerrit Cole.) But, short of arguably the best…

The truth about Bloomberg’s record on homelessness

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As Michael Bloomberg’s presidential campaign has risen in the polls, scrutiny has increased over his record as mayor of New York. A recent report in THE CITY provides a critical overview of the Bloomberg legacy on homelessness, noting the 71% rise in the shelter census under his administration. …

Bloomberg and charters: Not quite what it seems

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Predictably, when last night’s Democratic debate turned to education, former New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg got the first question, and it was about the charter schools that blossomed there during his time as mayor. That’s legitimate. Charters are certainly a hot button topic, and most of the candidates…

Leon Rose taking over Knicks March 1: report

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WASHINGTON — The Leon Rose era is around the corner. Rose will start as Knicks president on Sunday, nearly one month after his predecessor Steve Mills was fired, according to the New York Times. Rose, the longtime power agent at Creative Artists Agency, will then be tasked with assembling a […]

Giants’ Joe Judge hints at Draft Day plan

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INDIANAPOLIS — Giants head coach Joe Judge gave an NFL Draft nugget during his press conference at the Combine. The Giants are open to trading down from the fourth overall pick, according to Big Blue’s rookie head coach, but nothing is set in stone this early in the game. “We […]