BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Daredevil Nik Wallenda safely completed a high-wire walk between two five-story buildings on a Buffalo college campus Thursday.
Shocked by an Associated Press investigation into the loss and theft of military guns, the Pentagon's top general signaled Thursday that he will consider a “systematic fix” to how the armed services keep account of their firearms.
Jailed R&B singer R. Kelly will likely get to keep a new lawyer in his federal sex-trafficking case despite questions about the attorney’s texts and other communications with one of Kelly’s ex-girlfriends.
NEW YORK (AP) — First baseman Mike Ford was traded by the New York Yankees to the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday for $100,000 and a player to be named.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — His spin rate down, Yankees ace Gerrit Cole said he had difficulty gripping baseballs on a windy night as he beat the Toronto Blue Jays 3-2.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Operators of an Albany hospital agreed to stop levying hefty fines on nurses recruited from the Philippines and other countries if they left their jobs within three years and to return $90,000 to seven former nurses, New York Attorney General Letitia James announced Thursday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Janet Malcolm, the inquisitive and boldly subjective author and reporter known for her challenging critiques of everything from murder cases and art to journalism itself, has died. She was 86.
With more than 600,000 Americans dead of COVID-19 and questions still raging about the origin of the virus and the government's response, a push is underway on Capitol Hill and beyond for a full-blown investigation of the crisis by a national commission like the one that looked into 9/11.
Jordan Gallusser, an Otsego County student, was named as one of this week's winners of the 'Get a Shot to Make Your Future' incentive from New York state on Thursday.
The British bobsled team said Thursday it has won a World Cup four-man gold medal for the first time, a result that became official nearly four years after the what is now considered the winning sled crossed the finish line.
One of the first things Peter DeBoer wanted to change when he took over as Vegas Golden Knights coach 17 months ago was getting defensemen more involved in the offense.
The U.S. Open tennis tournament will allow 100% spectator capacity throughout its entire two weeks in 2021, a year after spectators were banned from the event because of the coronavirus pandemic.
NEW YORK (AP) — Prosecutors urged a judge Wednesday to impose a “very substantial” prison sentence on Michael Avenatti for trying to extort millions of dollars from Nike.
NEW YORK (AP) — Manhattan district attorney candidate Tali Farhadian Weinstein and her husband, a hedge fund manager, paid no federal income taxes in four recent years because they reported negative income from investment losses or used deductions to reduce their bill, ProPublica reported We…
COOPERSTOWN — More than 30 local residents gathered in person while another 50 attended virtually the final school board meeting of the year Wednesday, June 16, for a community discussion on incorporating elements of diversity, inclusion and equity into the school curriculum.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Gerrit Cole pitched eight effective innings, pinch-hitter Gary Sánchez connected for a two-run homer and Aroldis Chapman dodged trouble in the ninth as the New York Yankees held off the Toronto Blue Jays 3-2 on Wednesday night.
A Cobleskill man has been charged with manslaughter after what Cobleskill Police say was an intentional motor vehicle crash around noon Tuesday, June 15.
NEW YORK (AP) — Semyon Varlamov is the wily veteran, coming off a season in which he set career bests in goals-against average, save percentage and shutouts for the New York Islanders.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — “Real Housewives of Salt Lake City” star Jen Shah and her defense attorneys have asked a federal judge in New York this week to dismiss charges against her in a fraud case because officers allegedly coerced her into waiving her Miranda rights when she was arrested in Utah.
A state judicial oversight commission announced Wednesday that a town justice in Schoharie County has resigned after an investigation into alleged discriminatory posts on social media "and other misconduct."
ALBANY — Sales tax collections for upstate counties have sprung back like a yoyo as shoppers return to stores and pump gasoline into their vehicles.
NEW YORK (AP) — Mets ace Jacob deGrom left his start Wednesday night with right shoulder soreness after three perfect innings, yet another injury scare for the two-time NL Cy Young Award winner amid a historic start to this season.
NEW YORK (AP) — The candidates running in the Democratic primary to be New York City's next mayor made their pitches to voters in the final televised debate on Wednesday, even as early voting has begun.
NEW YORK (AP) — More than 4 million people say they fear being evicted or foreclosed upon in the coming months, just as two studies released Wednesday found that the nation's housing availability and affordability crisis is expected to worsen significantly following the pandemic.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas man arrested for sitting with his feet on a desk in House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's office during the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol riot asked a federal judge to allow him to travel for a classic-car swap meet.
This Week's Circulars
EARLVILLE - Mary E. Watkins, 90, passed away Monday, June 14, 2021, at her home surrounded by her family. She was born in Davenport, a daughter of Horace and Katherine Olmstead Burns and was a graduate of Davenport High School. On June 29, 1950, Mary married Gerald E. Watkins in Oneonta, and…
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A celebration of life in memory of Roger I. Porter will be held at the Pathfinder Village Pavilion, 3 Chenango Road, Edmeston, from 3 to 5 p.m., Friday, June 18. All are welcome to attend.
- Sheriff, shelter rescue dozens of neglected horses
- Risky intersection may get traffic circle
- Man charged after fatal crash
- Shelter urgently seeks homes for two neglected horses
- Longtime butcher opens new shop in Mount Vision
- Man charged with theft of catalytic converters
- Police Blotter: June 11, 2021
- State police looking for missing teen
- Sidney teen tased in altercation with police
- Police Blotter: June 10, 2021