Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Tearsheets | Media Kit | All Access E-Edition | Routes | Home RSS
 
 
 
Police capture fugitive hiding out at Onondaga Nation home

April 22, 2015

NEDROW, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say police have captured a fugitive sought for firing a gun near firefighters while they battled a blaze on the Onondaga Indian Reservation earlier this month. more »»

Paterson music teacher admits engaging in sex with student

April 22, 2015

MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) — A former music teacher in Paterson has admitted engaging in sex acts with a 16-year-old female student. more »»

Dead whale washes up on Fire Island

April 22, 2015

RIVERHEAD, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say a dead humpback whale washed up near the east end of Fire Island. more »»

Officials: Islanders fans apparently take seats as souvenirs

April 22, 2015

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Some Islanders fans apparently have taken a few souvenirs home after Game 3 at the Nassau Coliseum.

Newsday (http://nwsdy. more »»

7-year-old brings loaded gun to elementary school

April 22, 2015

INTERLAKEN, N.Y. (AP) — School administrators in central New York made a startling discovery when they found a loaded gun in a 7-year-old boy's coat pocket. more »»

VA: Mismanagement of claims in Philadelphia an unusual case

April 22, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Veterans Affairs official overseeing benefits is rejecting notions that mismanagement at its Philadelphia office points to a broader, department-wide problem in handling... more »»

Next up, math: New York students face 2nd round of testing

April 22, 2015

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — After seeing thousands of students sit out New York's statewide English assessments last week, school districts are set to begin three days of math testing. more »»

NY canal system slated to be open May 8

April 22, 2015

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York officials say the 524-mile state canal system is scheduled to open May 8 for the 2015 navigation season. more »»

Environmentalists to state Capitol to lobby on Earth Day

April 22, 2015

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Environmentalists are heading to the state Capitol on Earth Day to lobby with lawmakers. more »»

NY bill would nix statute of limitations on child sex abuse

April 22, 2015

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A group of advocates who work to fight child sex abuse is asking New York state lawmakers to eliminate the statute of limitations on certain sex crimes committed against minors. more »»

New York aims to cut waste by 90 percent by 2030

April 22, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City is set to mark Earth Day by announcing the ambitious goal of reducing its waste output by more than 3 million tons by 2030. more »»

2 convicted of fraud in $147 million Ponzi scheme

April 22, 2015

CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) — Two associates of a New York businessman convicted in a $400 million Ponzi scheme have been found guilty in a scam that bilked thousands of investors out of $147 million. more »»

French far-right leader: 'Political force' is getting notice

April 22, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — French far-right leader Marine Le Pen says being named one of Time magazine's 100 most influential people shows that her party's brand of political change is getting attention on... more »»

Man arrested in a string of Long Island bank robberies

April 22, 2015

MASTIC, N.Y. (AP) — Police on Long Island say they have arrested a homeless man responsible for robbing four banks in the last 11 days. more »»

Obama attorney general nominee heads for vote after 5 months

April 22, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's long-stalled nominee for attorney general, federal prosecutor Loretta Lynch, is on her way to a confirmation vote after senators extricated themselves... more »»

APNewsBreak: NY aims to cut waste by 90 percent by 2030

April 22, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City is set to mark Earth Day by announcing the ambitious goal of reducing its waste output by more than 3 million tons by 2030. more »»

Rabbi in forced-divorces case convicted of kidnap conspiracy

April 21, 2015

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — An Orthodox rabbi accused of using brutal tactics to force unwilling Jewish men to divorce their wives was convicted on Tuesday of conspiracy to commit kidnapping. more »»

Weird: 4 rainbows photographed, but not quadruple rainbow

April 21, 2015

A photo of four rainbows in New York is striking a pot of gold on social media, but an expert in such rare events said this isn't quite the quadruple miracle that it seems. more »»

100-carat diamond sells for $22 million at auction

April 21, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — A "perfect" 100-carat diamond in a classic emerald-cut has sold for just over $22 million at auction. more »»

 
 
 

 

I am looking for:
in:
News, Blogs & Events Web