Category Archives: Southern Tier

  • Gathering marks 40 years since NY hotel fire that killed 10

    Gathering marks 40 years since NY hotel fire that killed 10 GREECE, N.Y. (AP) — Dozens of people have gathered in a western New York parking lot to remember and honor 10 people killed in a hotel fire 40 years ago Monday. Video by the Democrat and Chronicle of…

  • Nonprofit challenges Georgia lieutenant governor’s election

    Nonprofit challenges Georgia lieutenant governor’s election A nonprofit group and three Georgia voters are challenging the results of the lieutenant governor’s election, arguing that there may have been tens of thousands of votes never recorded in the race. The Coalition for Good Governance, in a lawsuit filed Friday, alleges…

  • SE Missouri uses turnovers to spark 28-14 FCS playoff win

    SE Missouri uses turnovers to spark 28-14 FCS playoff win CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Daniel Santacaterina threw for three touchdowns and ran for another and Southeast Missouri claimed its first FCS playoff victory in program history, scoring all its points in the third quarter in a 28-14 win…

  • Migrant mother falls trying to climb US-Mexico border fence

    Migrant mother falls trying to climb US-Mexico border fence SAN DIEGO (AP) — Authorities said a migrant woman was injured after trying to climb a fence at the U.S.-Mexico border with her two small children. Border Patrol agent Tekae Michael says the 26-year-old Guatemalan woman fell near the San…

  • Congressmen decry detention of immigrant who left church

    Congressmen decry detention of immigrant who left church DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Two North Carolina congressmen are slamming the Trump administration as “callous” and “cruel” after an immigrant who sought refuge from deportation in a church was arrested after arriving at an appointment with immigration officials. Democratic Reps. David…

  • Hines leads Duquesne to 31-10 win in FCS playoffs

    Hines leads Duquesne to 31-10 win in FCS playoffs TOWSON, Md. (AP) — A.J. Hines turned a screen pass into a 71-yard touchdown for the lead, rushed for 175 yards and another score and Duquesne defeated Towson 31-10 in a relentless downpour on Saturday to advance to the second…

  • The Latest: Mississippi reports brisk absentee voting

    The Latest: Mississippi reports brisk absentee voting JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on a U.S. Senate runoff election in Mississippi (all times local): 4:30 p.m. More than 43,000 absentee ballots have been requested ahead of a Mississippi runoff election, which includes a hard-fought U.S. Senate race. The secretary…

  • Showers continue this evening, winding down after midnight

    Showers continue this evening, winding down after midnight Tonight: Cloudy with a 90% chance of rain, dwindling to a few showers after midnight. Areas of fog developing. Winds: SE->W 4-8 mph, Low: 35 (34-39) Sunday: Mostly cloudy skies, a stray shower can’t be ruled out. Winds: W 5-10 mph,…

  • Binghamton breaks losing streak, knocks off Sacred Heart

    Binghamton breaks losing streak, knocks off Sacred Heart BINGHAMTON (WBNG) – The Binghamton Bearcats shot 52 percent from the field to knock off Sacred Heart, 78-73. With the win, Binghamton broke its two game losing streak to improve to 2-4 on the season. Sacred Heart took a one point…

  • Marathon bombing case reveals new connection to 2011 murders

    Marathon bombing case reveals new connection to 2011 murders BOSTON (AP) — Newly disclosed documents in the Boston Marathon bombing case are revealing new insights into an unsolved murder of three men in 2011. The Boston Globe reports that recently unsealed case files show that Dias Kadyrbayev (DY’-us kah-dur-BY’-ehv)…