Category Archives: Southern Tier

  • Kansas City police ID 1-year-old killed in triple shooting

    Kansas City police ID 1-year-old killed in triple shooting KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City police have identified a child killed in a triple shooting there as a 1-year-old boy, making him the city’s youngest homicide victim this year. Police say Tyron Payton was in the back seat…

  • Blast in Hezbollah stronghold in south Lebanon

    Blast in Hezbollah stronghold in south Lebanon BEIRUT (AP) — An explosion shook a Hezbollah stronghold in southern Lebanon on Tuesday, but the cause was not immediately clear. The blast occurred Tuesday in the southern village of Ein Qana, above the port city of Sidon, sending grey smoke billowing…

  • Pennsylvania launches new virus exposure notification app

    Pennsylvania launches new virus exposure notification app HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania’s new coronavirus exposure-notification app is now available on app stores. The release of the app Tuesday is part of Pennsylvania’s effort to more quickly break chains of transmission by using the new technology to notify people who…

  • US delegation pledges support to Serbia, Kosovo after deal

    US delegation pledges support to Serbia, Kosovo after deal BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — A U.S. delegation has pledged to move forward with helping to boost business and investment between Serbia and Kosovo after the former war foes agreed at the White House this month to work together to normalize…

  • Huffington teams with book publisher on wellness guides

    Huffington teams with book publisher on wellness guides NEW YORK (AP) — A so-called “behavior change” platform founded by Arianna Huffington is teaming with Hachette Book Group on a series of wellness guides. The first release, “Your Time to Thrive,” comes out in March. Huffington says it brings together…

  • Russia’s FM laments sanctions at UN amid tension with West

    Russia’s FM laments sanctions at UN amid tension with West MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s foreign minister has complained about countries using sanctions to meddle in the domestic affairs of other nations. In a speech delivered when it was early Tuesday in Moscow but still Monday in New York, Russian…

  • Amid China’s bumpy rise, Xi faces delicate moment at UN

    Amid China’s bumpy rise, Xi faces delicate moment at UN TOKYO (AP) — The descriptions that China’s state media rolled out ahead of leader Xi Jinping’s speech Tuesday at the annual gathering of world leaders at the United Nations were hardly unexpected. The Xinhua news agency lauded him as…

  • Kevin Hart inks new multi-platform deal with SiriusXM

    Kevin Hart inks new multi-platform deal with SiriusXM LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kevin Hart is bringing more of his funny back to SiriusXM. The satellite radio company announced on Tuesday a new multi-platform deal with Hart and his comedy network Laugh Out Loud. The superstar comedian-actor will host new…

  • Mother of IS member loses bid to block UK evidence transfer

    Mother of IS member loses bid to block UK evidence transfer LONDON (AP) — The mother of a British man who is suspected in the beheadings of Westerners taken hostage by the Islamic State group has lost an attempt to keep the British government from sharing evidence about her…