Category Archives: Southern Tier

  • Son of Iranian-American detainee asks Tehran ‘to show mercy’

    Son of Iranian-American detainee asks Tehran ‘to show mercy’ WASHINGTON (AP) — The family and attorney of an Iranian-American dual national held in Tehran say his health is rapidly deteriorating and are appealing to the Iranian authorities to allow him to leave for medical treatment. Babak Namazi, the son…

  • Morgan St., Lincoln game postponed due to inclement weather

    Morgan St., Lincoln game postponed due to inclement weather BALTIMORE (AP) — The basketball game between Morgan State and Lincoln (Pa.) scheduled to be played Thursday night has been postponed due to inclement weather. The game has been rescheduled for Jan. 3. The post Morgan St., Lincoln game postponed…

  • Democrat Porter flips GOP House seat in Southern California

    Democrat Porter flips GOP House seat in Southern California LOS ANGELES (AP) — Democrat Katie Porter has seized a Republican-held U.S. House seat in the heart of Southern California’s Reagan country. Thursday’s vote count update in Orange County gave Porter, a law professor, the upset over Republican Rep. Mimi…

  • Democrat Katie Porter flips U.S. House seat in California’s Reagan country, beats GOP incumbent Mimi Walters

    Democrat Katie Porter flips U.S. House seat in California’s Reagan country, beats GOP incumbent Mimi Walters LOS ANGELES (AP) — Democrat Katie Porter flips U.S. House seat in California’s Reagan country, beats GOP incumbent Mimi Walters. The post Democrat Katie Porter flips U.S. House seat in California’s Reagan country,…

  • Winter Storm Warning issued November 15 at 8:27PM EST expiring November 16 at 8:00AM EST by NWS Binghamton NY

    Winter Storm Warning issued November 15 at 8:27PM EST expiring November 16 at 8:00AM EST by NWS Binghamton NY * WHAT…Heavy mixed precipitation. Total snow accumulations of 10 to 12 inches with locally up to 14 inches and ice accumulations of around a tenth of an inch are expected.…

  • Winter Storm Warning issued November 15 at 8:27PM EST expiring November 16 at 10:00AM EST by NWS Binghamton NY

    Winter Storm Warning issued November 15 at 8:27PM EST expiring November 16 at 10:00AM EST by NWS Binghamton NY * WHAT…Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 7 to 12 inches expected. * WHERE…Northern Oneida, Otsego, Chenango, Cortland, Onondaga, Madison, Southern Oneida, Seneca, and Southern Cayuga Counties. * WHEN…Snow…

  • Houston Rockets to part ways with Carmelo Anthony

    Houston Rockets to part ways with Carmelo Anthony BINGHAMTON (WBNG) — Former Syracuse basketball star Carmelo Anthony has played his final game with the Houston Rockets. The team announced on Thursday, they will part ways with the 10-time All-Star after just 10 games played in a Rockets’ uniform. Statement…

  • How Democrats will rule: Roadmap drafted for House overhaul

    How Democrats will rule: Roadmap drafted for House overhaul WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats are unveiling new rules for how they would govern the chamber when they take over the majority next year. The changes are large and small, and remain in draft form. There’s a requirement to post…

  • Snowstorm slows NYC evening commute to a crawl

    Snowstorm slows NYC evening commute to a crawl NEW YORK (AP) — The first snowstorm of the season to hit the New York City area brought several inches of heavy, wet snow that slowed the evening’s commute to a crawl. The snowfall Thursday downed countless tree branches throughout the…

  • Police: Boy finds gun under father’s pillow, shoots himself

    Police: Boy finds gun under father’s pillow, shoots himself JONESBORO, Ga. (AP) — Police in Georgia say a 2-year-old boy who found a handgun under his father’s pillow has died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that the boy died Thursday after walking into a bedroom…