Category Archives: Southern Tier

  • Vegas police release report on lessons from 2017 massacre

    Vegas police release report on lessons from 2017 massacre LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas police have released a report about what the department learned from the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo said Wednesday that police now secure high-rise buildings overlooking open-air…

  • Soccer star Daniel Sturridge says stolen dog returned

    Soccer star Daniel Sturridge says stolen dog returned LOS ANGELES (AP) — European soccer star Daniel Sturridge has been reunited with his beloved dog, a day after reporting it stolen from his Los Angeles home. Sturridge said in an Instagram posting Wednesday that he and some friends retrieved his…

  • The Latest: Trump group cancels golf event with strippers

    The Latest: Trump group cancels golf event with strippers MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on a golf tournament with strippers as caddies that was scheduled at President Donald Trump’s golf resort near Miami (all times local): 8:10 p.m. President Donald Trump’s company has canceled a golf tournament with strippers…

  • World Cup Winners celebrate with a message: Equal pay for women

    World Cup Winners celebrate with a message: Equal pay for women New York City, N.Y. (WBNG) – They played. They conquered. Then on Wednesday, the US Women’s National Soccer Team celebrated. The winners of the World Cup enjoyed a parade fit for champions in Manhattan, but it wasn’t all…

  • Plans to upgrade Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena

    Plans to upgrade Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena BINGHAMTON (WBNG) — The Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena opened in 1973, and now it’s time for some upgrades. “The arena is 46 years old, it’s showing its age and we really need to make improvements to the arena…

  • States, provinces OK plan to protect Great Lakes from carp

    States, provinces OK plan to protect Great Lakes from carp ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — U.S. states and Canadian provinces have endorsed a plan to build up defenses on an Illinois waterway in hopes of keeping invasive Asian carp from reaching the Great Lakes. A resolution issued Wednesday by…

  • AP Exclusive: Officer accuses general of sexual misconduct

    AP Exclusive: Officer accuses general of sexual misconduct WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior military officer has accused the Air Force general tapped to be the next vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of sexual misconduct, potentially jeopardizing his nomination. Members of Congress have raised questions about the…

  • Divisive telescope to restart building next week in Hawaii

    Divisive telescope to restart building next week in Hawaii HONOLULU (AP) — Construction on a giant telescope will start again next week after lengthy court battles over building it on a mountain that some Native Hawaiians consider sacred. State officials announced Wednesday that the road to the top of…

  • Fire officials say no one hurt in Vestal house fire

    Fire officials say no one hurt in Vestal house fire VESTAL (WBNG) — The Vestal Fire Department says no one was hurt in a Vestal house fire Wednesday evening. Fire officials say they responded to Dellwood Avenue for a house fire. They say a pillar in front of the…

  • Treasury secretary: Congress may need quick debt limit deal

    Treasury secretary: Congress may need quick debt limit deal WASHINGTON (AP) — White House officials say Congress might need to extend the government’s crucial ability to borrow money before lawmakers leave the Capitol for their August break. That’s a timetable that would put extraordinary pressure on Congress to cut…