Monthly Archives: February 2019

  • Sessoms fifth-leading freshman scorer in NCAA

    Sessoms fifth-leading freshman scorer in NCAA BINGHAMTON (WBNG) — After a career-high 34 points Wednesday night, Binghamton freshman guard Sam Sessoms is the fifth-leading freshman scorer in the NCAA. Sessoms tied two Binghamton Division I records in the Bearcats’ loss against Hartford, most points in a single-game and most…

  • Frederick Douglass: A century-old spelling error corrected at the New York state Capitol

    Frederick Douglass: A century-old spelling error corrected at the New York state Capitol For decades, a carving of Frederick Douglass that spelled the last name of the abolitionist with just one “s.” The error has finally been corrected.            Source: Rochester New York Latest News Frederick Douglass:…

  • Pirates’ Dickerson goes 1 for 3 in debut

    Pirates’ Dickerson goes 1 for 3 in debut TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Corey Dickerson was 1 for 3 with a single in three at-bats in his first spring training game for the Pittsburgh Pirates, an 8-6 loss to the New York Yankees on Thursday. Dickerson and Adam Frazier are…

  • Driver dies of crash injuries, hazing probe continues

    Driver dies of crash injuries, hazing probe continues DOVER, Del. (AP) — Delaware State Police say a 23-year-old man has died of injuries from a crash that prompted campus officials to investigate alleged hazing at Delaware State University and suspend a campus fraternity. Police said Thursday that Marlon Jackson…

  • All animals killed in Central NY pet store fire

    All animals killed in Central NY pet store fire ROME, N.Y. (WBNG) — Flames ripped through a pet store in Central New York Thursday morning, killing all of the animals inside. Fire officials say snakes, hamsters, fish and a parrot are among the animals that died in the fire…

  • Video: Assembly speaker discusses recreational marijuana

    Video: Assembly speaker discusses recreational marijuana Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie, D-Bronx, said Feb. 28, 2019, there is still time to negotiate legalizing marijuana during a news conference at the state Capitol.            Source: Rochester New York Latest News Video: Assembly speaker discusses recreational marijuana

  • SBU looks to extend streak vs GW

    SBU looks to extend streak vs GW Saint Bonaventure (14-14, 10-5) vs. George Washington (8-20, 4-11) Charles E. Smith Center, Washington; Saturday, 4 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Saint Bonaventure looks for its sixth straight conference win against George Washington. Saint Bonaventure’s last A10 loss came against the VCU Rams…

  • Albany looks for road win vs Hartford

    Albany looks for road win vs Hartford Albany (11-18, 6-8) vs. Hartford (16-13, 9-5) Chase Family Arena, West Hartford, Connecticut; Saturday, 5 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Albany looks for its fourth straight win over Hartford at Chase Family Arena. Hartford’s last win at home against the Great Danes came…

  • St. Joe’s looks for home win vs La Salle

    St. Joe’s looks for home win vs La Salle La Salle (9-18, 7-8) vs. Saint Joseph’s (12-16, 5-10) Michael J. Hagan ’85 Arena, Philadelphia; Saturday, 5 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Saint Joseph’s looks for its fifth straight win over La Salle at Michael J. Hagan ’85 Arena. The last…

  • Tesla to close stores, take orders for a $35,000 Model 3

    Tesla to close stores, take orders for a ,000 Model 3 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tesla says it is now taking orders for the long-awaited $35,000 Model 3, a car for the masses that is essential for the company to survive. The company says to reach the lower price,…