Category Archives: Southern Tier

  • Man accused of threatening President Trump set for hearing

    Man accused of threatening President Trump set for hearing AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A Pennsylvania man accused of making threats against President Donald Trump and law enforcement officials has been scheduled for a detention hearing in Ohio, where he was arrested recently. Shawn Christy, of McAdoo, Pennsylvania, had an…

  • Inmate sentenced for possessing child porn in federal prison

    Inmate sentenced for possessing child porn in federal prison CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — A federal prison inmate already serving time for trafficking in child pornography has been sentenced to another term of more than 13 years for possessing child sex abuse videos inside the prison. Federal prosecutors in New…

  • Examiner not sure what ultimately caused Fargo woman’s death

    Examiner not sure what ultimately caused Fargo woman’s death FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A medical examiner says he’s not sure whether a North Dakota woman whose baby was cut from her womb died from blood loss or strangulation. Dr. Victor Froloff testified Monday in the trial of William Hoehn…

  • The Latest: 2 GOP politicians allowed on W.Va. Supreme Court

    The Latest: 2 GOP politicians allowed on W.Va. Supreme Court CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The Latest on challenges to the appointments of two Republican politicians to the West Virginia Supreme Court (all times local): 2:30 p.m. Two Republicans politicians will serve as temporary justices on the West Virginia Supreme…

  • New York state makes it illegal to lease dogs and cats

    New York state makes it illegal to lease dogs and cats ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state will soon make it illegal to finance the purchase of dogs, cats or other companion animals through lease-to-own schemes. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday signed legislation taking effect in 90…

  • Georgia Gov. race: Pence sets a visit as Biden postpones one

    Georgia Gov. race: Pence sets a visit as Biden postpones one ATLANTA (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence has rescheduled a stop in Georgia with Republican gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp that was pushed back by Hurricane Florence. Meanwhile former vice president Joe Biden has postponed a stop with Democratic…

  • Fill-in justices reject challenges to West Virginia Supreme Court appointments; GOP appointees will serve on court

    Fill-in justices reject challenges to West Virginia Supreme Court appointments; GOP appointees will serve on court CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Fill-in justices reject challenges to West Virginia Supreme Court appointments; GOP appointees will serve on court. The post Fill-in justices reject challenges to West Virginia Supreme Court appointments; GOP…

  • The Latest: More winds after Wyoming fire burns more homes

    The Latest: More winds after Wyoming fire burns more homes JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — The Latest on a wildfire in western Wyoming (all times local): 12:25 p.m. Firefighters expect another afternoon of gusty winds as they try to keep a wildfire from burning more homes in western Wyoming. Monday’s…

  • Woman in videotaped beach arrest indicted on several counts

    Woman in videotaped beach arrest indicted on several counts WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP) — A Philadelphia woman whose violent arrest at a New Jersey beach over Memorial Day weekend was captured on video has been indicted on two counts of aggravated assault of a police officer. Emily Weinman also faces…

  • Trump lawyers seek to toss Stormy Daniels’ lawsuit

    Trump lawyers seek to toss Stormy Daniels’ lawsuit LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lawyers for President Trump are urging a judge to toss porn actress Stormy Daniels’ lawsuit over a hush-money deal after their alleged affair. Trump’s lawyers are expected to argue in a Los Angeles federal court Monday that…