Monthly Archives: January 2019

  • Lawyers: $6.5 million to settle false arrest claim

    Lawyers: .5 million to settle false arrest claim COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Lawyers say a $6.5 million settlement has been reached with the widow of a former Ohio State football star who says police used excessive force arresting her late husband. Jim Stillwagon, who died last year, was captain…

  • Fourth case of measles reported in Spencerport

    Fourth case of measles reported in Spencerport Now four people who live in the Spencerport school district have been diagnosed with measles.            Source: Rochester New York Latest News Fourth case of measles reported in Spencerport

  • Fantasy author postpones book amid racism allegations

    Fantasy author postpones book amid racism allegations NEW YORK (AP) — The author of a highly-anticipated fantasy trilogy is postponing the first book as she faces allegations of racism. Amelie Wen Zhao, whose “Blood Heir” was scheduled for in June, wrote Wednesday in an online statement that she was…

  • Lawsuit challenges school’s policy about passing out Bibles

    Lawsuit challenges school’s policy about passing out Bibles MECHANICSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania district faces a federal lawsuit claiming officials improperly prevented a high school Christians in Action Club from passing out Bibles on school property during the school day. The lawsuit filed Thursday by the club and…

  • Union hockey moves on from Mayor's Cup

    Union hockey moves on from Mayor's Cup Schenectady Last Saturday night, the Union College hockey locker room was not the place to be if you were a player for the Union College hockey team. That’s because coach Rick Bennett was hot. And, if you have ever seen Bennett, the…

  • Facebook says Apple its restoring key developer tool

    Facebook says Apple its restoring key developer tool NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook says Apple is restoring a key development tool that the iPhone maker disabled Wednesday. Apple’s earlier move followed disclosure of a Facebook program that paid users, including teens, to download a “research” app that could extensively…

  • Julius Campbell, of ‘Remember the Titans’ team, dies at 65

    Julius Campbell, of ‘Remember the Titans’ team, dies at 65 Julius Campbell Jr., a former Virginia high school football star depicted in the movie “Remember the Titans,” has died at age 65. The Washington Post reports Campbell died Jan. 25 of organ failure. Cathy Campbell confirmed her husband’s death…

  • The Latest: Records not clear on Garner officer’s training

    The Latest: Records not clear on Garner officer’s training NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the police disciplinary case against a white officer accused in the 2014 chokehold death of an unarmed black man (all times local): 5:30 p.m. The New York Police Department says it hasn’t been…