Category Archives: Southern Tier

  • B.U. student returns from CBS Show ‘Love Island’

    B.U. student returns from CBS Show ‘Love Island’ BINGHAMTON (WBNG) — It’s back to reality for a local Binghamton University student who just returned from filming season one of ‘Love Island.’ The CBS show brought singles to Fiji this summer including Binghamton University student, Emily Salch, who says the experience…

  • 4th Florida prison officer faces charge for inmate beating

    4th Florida prison officer faces charge for inmate beating CLERMONT, Fla. (AP) — A fourth Florida correctional officer has been charged with a felony after a video taken by an inmate using a smuggled cellphone showed several guards beating another prisoner. The Florida Department of Corrections said Monday that…

  • Ahn wins; Vandeweghe, Zhang, Putintseva fall in Bronx tennis

    Ahn wins; Vandeweghe, Zhang, Putintseva fall in Bronx tennis NEW YORK (AP) — Kristie Ahn began the final preparation for her return to the U.S. Open with a first-round victory Tuesday at the Bronx Open, where fellow American CoCo Vandeweghe and seeded players Zhang Shuai and Yulia Putintseva were…

  • Kayakers get up close with collapsing Alaska glacier

    Kayakers get up close with collapsing Alaska glacier Footage from an Alaska kayaking trip shows a sudden and up-close look at part of a collapsing glacier. Andrew Hooper and his friend were kayaking off the Kenai Peninsula to get a glimpse at the Spencer Glacier earlier this month when…

  • Florida battery charge dropped against singer Chris Brown

    Florida battery charge dropped against singer Chris Brown TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A felony battery charge has been dropped against singer Chris Brown, who had been accused of attacking a nightclub photographer in Florida two years ago. Hillsborough County prosecutors filed a notice Friday to drop the charge. The…

  • Jury to restart deliberations in Oakland warehouse fire case

    Jury to restart deliberations in Oakland warehouse fire case OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A judge has ordered deliberations to start over in the trial of two men accused of turning a San Francisco Bay Area warehouse into a cluttered maze where 36 partygoers died during a fire. Alameda County…

  • Video shows California high schoolers giving Nazi salute

    Video shows California high schoolers giving Nazi salute GARDEN GROVE, Calif. (AP) — Southern California school officials are condemning a video of high school students giving Nazi salutes during an awards ceremony last year. The video obtained by the Daily Beast shows about 10 members of Pacifica High School’s…

  • Judge in California warehouse fire case orders jury to restart deliberations after 3 jurors excused

    Judge in California warehouse fire case orders jury to restart deliberations after 3 jurors excused SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Judge in California warehouse fire case orders jury to restart deliberations after 3 jurors excused. The post Judge in California warehouse fire case orders jury to restart deliberations after 3…

  • Nationals plan to activate Scherzer from IL on Thursday

    Nationals plan to activate Scherzer from IL on Thursday PITTSBURGH (AP) — Washington Nationals ace Max Scherzer is expected to come off the injured list to start Thursday against Pittsburgh. The three-time Cy Young Award winner had a bullpen session Monday. A smiling Scherzer said “See you Thursday,” as…