List by Category: World News

Seglia will remain in Equador as he fights extradition to the U.S.

09.04.18 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Robert Fross, Seglia's Buffalo attorney, expects Seglia to return by December. Recently arrested in Ecuador, Seglia has been charged with fraud after claiming a 50% share in Facebook. While awaiting trial in New York federal court linked to his...

Bishop of Allentown Diocese asks for chance to regain trust of parishioners

08.20.18 | Brandon Dickson

A few of the more than 300 accused predator priests in Pennsylvania's grand jury report were once part of the ministry in Allentown. Reverend Alfred Schlert wrote a piece for the area newspaper stating any new allegations against Allentown...

Border agents have stopped the abduction of 2 Canadian children

07.30.18 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

U.S. customs officers turned away a Canadian man trying to cross into Buffalo with two children—one of them visibly upset. Canadian law enforcement has confirmed the kids were picked up yesterday from a sports camp in Toronto without...

Baseball took a back-seat to Harvey yesterday at the Little League World Series

08.28.17 | Bill Price

The Little League Lufkin, TX team lost to Japan in the finals. But the Texas community, just north of Houston, had bigger concerns than baseball. Jennifer Deaton was in Williamsport for yesterday's finale. She says her family back home in...

New York's governor is headed to Israel this weekend

03.02.17 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Governor Andrew Cuomo will go to Israel to talk about economic-development opportunities and display solidarity amid a rise in antisemitism in New York and the U.S. In two speeches Wednesday, Cuomo pledged unity with Jews in New York and...

Niagara falls is now sporting a $4 million makeover

12.02.16 | Sarah Harnisch

Officials unveiled a new LED lighting system that will illuminate the falls in different colors. The lights are positioned on the Canadian side of the board and shine over to the American side.   They are brighter, but use half the power.

Maine-Endwell has taken it all at the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania

08.29.16 | Sarah Harnisch

They walked away Sunday night the best Little League team in the world. New York is your 2016 Little League world champion. It is the first Little League Championship in New York state in more than 50 years. The team from Endwell beat South Korea...

The Little League World Series kicked off in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania

08.19.16 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

All 16 teams were introduced Thursday and Hall of Fame catcher Johnny Bench was on hand to catch the first pitch. Main-Enwell Little League from New York is representing the Mid-Atlantic states.  They beat Rhode Island in the first match...

Today kicks off the Little League World Series

08.18.16 | Sarah Harnisch

40,0000 people attended the annual Grand Slam Parade and Festival last night. 16 teams from all over the world were showcased on floats that went down the street. Even umpires were excited to be there. The games kick off at one this...

It's kickoff week for the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania

08.16.16 | Sarah Harnisch

Maine-Endwell Little League of New York won the Mid-Atlantic Championship against Keystone Little League of Pennsylvania. The crew from New York opens its World Series journey against New England at 3 p.m. Thursday. This will be the first...

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