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Alleged Florida School Shooter Appears in Court

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 4:07pm

Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz has appeared in court for a procedural hearing.

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Schumer Launches Push To Secure Funding For Utica College Project

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 3:48pm

U.S. Senator Charles Schumer was at Utica College to launch a push for federal funding to help build a state-of-the-art construction management training center

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Teens Press for Gun Control Outside White House

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 2:49pm

Dozens of teenage students spread their bodies on the pavement in front of the White House to demand presidential action on gun control and symbolize the 17 killed in a school shooting in Florida.

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State Fair Offers Special Ticket Packages For One-Day Sale

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 2:28pm

The New York State Fair is running a one-day sale on packages of fair admission, rides, food and games.

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Senators Encourage SUNY To Support State Based Manufacturers

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 11:35am

Two state Senators are encouraging the State University of New York to do business with state-based manufacturers.

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Cuomo Announces Smart Street Lighting Program

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 10:30am

Governor Andrew Cuomo is unveiling Smart Street Lighting NY, a new program that calls for at least 500,000 street lights throughout the state to be replaced with energy-saving LED technology by 2025.

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Trump Supports Improving Gun Background Checks

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 10:18am

The White House says President Donald Trump supports efforts to improve the federal gun background check system after a school shooting in Florida that left 17 dead.

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Iranian Rescuers Find Wreckage from Plane Crash

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 10:14am

Iranian search and rescue teams on Monday reached the site of a plane crash that authorities say killed all 65 people on board, Iran's Press TV reported.

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US Women Back in Gold Medal Game After 5-0 Win over Finland

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 10:06am

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — The Americans played their way back into the only women's hockey game that matters: a showdown with Canada for the Olympic gold medal.

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Utica College Men, Women to Host Playoff Hockey

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 9:41am

Get ready for UC Pioneer men's and women's hockey to host playoff UCHC playoff game in Utica this weekend.

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New Yorkers Rally Against Offshore Drilling Plan

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 8:41am

Wearing fish-shaped caps and armed with a megaphone, New York state's leading environmental advocates protested President Donald Trump's plan to open offshore areas to oil and gas drilling on Thursday as federal energy officials held an open house on the proposal near the state Capitol.

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$15M In Septic System Upgrade Funding Goes To 31 Counties

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 6:33am

New York state is starting its $75 million program to replace aging septic system in more than 30 counties.

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Central New York High School and College Scores for Week of 2-19-18

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 4:50am

The high school winter sports season is in the home stretch and there is no better place to keep up with all the scores. We have everything you need in our CNY Scoreboard.

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State Police Investigating Sylvan Beach Hit and Run

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 4:44am

The New York State Police need the public's help to identify the driver involved in a hit and run.

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Judge Orders Trump Administration To Implement Energy Limits

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 3:46pm

A federal judge in San Francisco on Thursday ordered the Trump administration to implement energy-use limits for portable air conditioners and other products that were adopted during the last days of the Obama presidency.

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Pot-Users Want Judge To Declare Marijuana Safe Under US Law

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 1:05pm

Army veteran Jose Belen says the horrors of the Iraq War left him with post-traumatic stress disorder, and the drug that helped him cope best with the symptoms was one his Veterans Affairs doctors could not legally prescribe: marijuana.

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Barnes & Noble Cites New Staffing Policy In Layoffs

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 11:12am

Barnes & Noble, which announced a round of layoffs this week, is pointing to new staffing rules that will allow stores to increase or decrease the number of people on the clock depending on need.

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Olympic Swimmer Says She Wants To Save Others From Sex Abuse

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 9:06am

Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors said in an emotional interview Monday that her former coach "stole so much" from her in the decade she alleges he sexually abused her starting when she was a minor.

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PepsiCo Puts Up Strong Numbers In Fourth Quarter

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 7:51am

PepsiCo posted a fourth-quarter loss due to comprehensive changes in U.S. tax law, but it topped most expectations when that extraordinary cost is removed.

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Distracted Driving Blamed for Serious Crash

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 5:39pm

Pennsylvania State Police say a Bradford County woman is believed to have suffered serious injuries when she crashed into a tree after becoming distracted while driving.

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