New York — Zack Wheeler hit his first major league home run and struck out 11 in seven sharp innings as the New York Mets handed the Philadelphia Phillies their fifth loss in six games, 9-0 on Tuesday ...
Norwich — The South Kingstown, R.I., superintendent for the past 10 years and 2017 Rhode Island Superintendent of the Year was selected unanimously Tuesday as the new head of the Norwich public school ...
PARIS — Professional mountain climbers were hired to install synthetic, waterproof tarps over the gutted, exposed exterior of Notre Dame Cathedral, as authorities raced to prevent further damage ahead ...
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — As the death toll from the Easter bombings in Sri Lanka rose to 321 on Tuesday, the Islamic State group claimed responsibility and released images that purported to show the ...
Groton — Groton Board of Education Chair Kim Shepardson Watson said she remembers as a fledgling on the board the discussions about the importance of bringing Groton together into one space, but never ...
East Lyme — East Lyme, which has beaten Waterford in the Eastern Connecticut Conference tournament boys' lacrosse final each of the last three seasons, keeps trying to find a way to hold off the ...
Boston — Joakim Nordstrom and Sean Kuraly each had a goal and assist, Tuukka Rask stopped 32 shots and the Boston Bruins beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-1 in Game 7 on Tuesday night to wrap up their ...
There was nothing unusual about the first six holes Mike Popkowski played at Mohegan Sun Golf Club in Sprague on the morning of Thursday, April 18. He was with his usual group — his friends John, Fred ...
Anaheim, Calif. — After the Yankees' vaunted closer blew a 12th-inning lead, but before New York manufactured another run while striking out four times in the 14th, an Angels outfielder playing second ...
The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center honored playwright and screenwriter John Logan with the 19th Monte Cristo Award on Monday at the Edison Ballroom in New York City. Logan developed the musical ...
Boston — Chris Sale remained winless after five starts but managed not to take a loss for the first time this year, allowing two runs over five innings as the Boston Red Sox lost to the Detroit Tigers ...
Detroit — Giannis Antetokounmpo will have his unique talents on display in the second round of the NBA playoffs for the first time in his six-year career. If Milwaukee's superstar can match or beat ...