Monthly Archives: June 2016

  • Sabres chat: Free agent targets in a post-Stamkos world

    Sabres chat: Free agent targets in a post-Stamkos world BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) —  When it comes to free agents, Tampa Bay center Steven Stamkos was on the minds of Sabres fans everywhere, until he suddenly wasn’t available. Stamkos elected to re-sign with the Lightning, clearing a huge name off…

  • Queens man arrested in deadly Rotterdam crash

    Queens man arrested in deadly Rotterdam crash Ravi A. Sookram, 28, of 214th Place, Queens Village, was charged after a month-long investigation that led to the discovery of the car involved — a silver 2004 Lexus RX330 — in Queens, police investigators said. Police, who were also assisted in…

  • Veterinarians and police are warning pet parents about exploding tennis balls

    Veterinarians and police are warning pet parents about exploding tennis balls BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — An internet trend where people are creating backyard bombs out of tennis balls has vets and police sending out a warning to pet owners. “What we saw on Youtube was a disaster,” said Dr. Jim…

  • Man faces several charges in death of Bradford County toddler

    Man faces several charges in death of Bradford County toddler Pennsylvania State Police on Thursday charged a Sullivan County man with homicide in the 2015 death of a toddler in Bradford County. Source: Binghamton NY Latest News Man faces several charges in death of Bradford County toddler

  • Adnan Syed, of ‘Serial’ podcast, gets a retrial in murder case

    Adnan Syed, of ‘Serial’ podcast, gets a retrial in murder case pA judge in Maryland has granted a retrial to Adnan Syed, whose conviction for the 1999 murder of his ex-girlfriend was the subject of the first season of the hit podcast “Serial,” Syed’s lawyer announced Thursday./ppC. Justin Brown,…

  • Choose 607: Norwich

    Choose 607: Norwich This Friday WBNG will bring you live coverage from Norwich during our 5, 5:30 and 6 p.m. newscasts. Source: Binghamton NY Latest News Choose 607: Norwich

  • Geneva swimmer Reisch aims for Rio

    Geneva swimmer Reisch aims for Rio Rising Cornell senior has overcome injury, slow start to career to have chance at Rio Games            Source: Rochester New York Latest News Geneva swimmer Reisch aims for Rio

  • Capital Region doctor's experience with rare Degos disease prompts conference

    Capital Region doctor's experience with rare Degos disease prompts conference When Ernie DuPont showed up in Dr. Lee Shapiro’s office with a diagnosis of Degos disease, the rheumatologist had never before seen a patient with the rare illness. With deep concern and innovative thinking on the doctor’s part, along…

  • Albany ramp closed for road work

    Albany ramp closed for road work The Market Street ramp from Grand Street to Eagle Street in Albany is closed for repair. The ramp is scheduled to re-open at 8 a.m. Friday. Source: Times Unition Albany ramp closed for road work

  • Train collides with vehicle in Allegany County

    Train collides with vehicle in Allegany County TOWN OF BURNS, N.Y. (WIVB) — At least one person was hurt after a train collided with their vehicle in Allegany County. At 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, New York State Police say a vehicle was traveling on County Route 15B when it went through a…