Category Archives: Southern Tier

  • Police: A distracted driver in Delaware County causes multiple injuries

    Police: A distracted driver in Delaware County causes multiple injuries TOWN OF WALTON (WBNG) — A crash on Monday morning in Delaware County left multiple people with injuries. According to the Delaware County Sheriff’s Office, a 19-year-old from Margaretville was driving down State Highway 10 when he became distracted.…

  • New Iditarod CEO seeks dialogue with animal rights critics

    New Iditarod CEO seeks dialogue with animal rights critics ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The new head of Alaska’s Iditarod plans to meet with an animal rights group long devoted to putting an end to the world’s most famous sled dog race. Iditarod CEO Rob Urbach says race organizers have…

  • House bill aims to curtail fake Uber and Lyft drivers

    House bill aims to curtail fake Uber and Lyft drivers Members of Congress are asking ride-hailing companies Uber and Lyft to improve safety and clean up their act. They introduced a bill that would help riders confirm that a driver is legitimate and not a fake driver hoping to…

  • Sutter Health, employers and California attorney general reach settlement in massive antitrust lawsuit over health costs

    Sutter Health, employers and California attorney general reach settlement in massive antitrust lawsuit over health costs SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Sutter Health, employers and California attorney general reach settlement in massive antitrust lawsuit over health costs. The post Sutter Health, employers and California attorney general reach settlement in massive…

  • Excursion train to shut down in November, citing tax dispute

    Excursion train to shut down in November, citing tax dispute JIM THORPE, Pa. (AP) — A popular excursion train in eastern Pennsylvania says it is shutting down next month because of a tax dispute with the local borough. The Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway says it will cease operations Nov.…

  • Pet of the Week: Posie

    Pet of the Week: Posie Meet our pet of the week from the Humane Society, Posie! The post Pet of the Week: Posie appeared first on WBNG. Source: Binghamton NY Latest News Pet of the Week: Posie

  • US to require Chinese officials to report American contacts

    US to require Chinese officials to report American contacts WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration says it will soon require Chinese officials in the U.S. to notify the State Department ahead of any contacts they plan to have with American educators, researchers and local and state governments. The new…

  • US says it will require Chinese diplomats to report contacts with American educators, researchers, gov’t officials

    US says it will require Chinese diplomats to report contacts with American educators, researchers, gov’t officials WASHINGTON (AP) — US says it will require Chinese diplomats to report contacts with American educators, researchers, gov’t officials. The post US says it will require Chinese diplomats to report contacts with American…

  • Matthew Shepard’s parents criticize AG Barr on LGBT rights

    Matthew Shepard’s parents criticize AG Barr on LGBT rights The parents of murdered gay college student Matthew Shepard have accused Attorney General William Barr of hypocritical stances on LGBT rights. The criticism came Wednesday during a Justice Department ceremony focused on a hate-crimes law named after their son. Shepard…