List by Category: World News

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...

A western New York boy is trapped in Turkey amid the ongoing civil unrest

07.18.16 | Bob Price

17 Year-old Kaizan Hall was traveling to the Philippines to visit family when his plane was diverted to a city some 600 miles east of Istanbul at the height of the failed coup attempt.The teenager is now stuck in Turkey and his parents are...

The Archbishop of Philadelphia has unveiled updated guidelines on who should and should not receive communion in the Catholic church in Pennsylvania's largest Catholic community.

07.07.16 | Bob Price

The communion guidelines in Philadelphia contradict recently announced reforms from Pope Francis at the Vatican. We caught up with some Catholics in Scranton recently who had a mixed response.        ...

The world is remembering one of the most well known survivors of the Holocaust

07.04.16 | Sarah Harnisch

Family and friends gathered at the Fifth Avenue Synagogue in New York City Sunday morning to pay their last respects to Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel who died on Saturday.  Wiesel was the author of numerous books, including Night which...

Donald Trump will be campaigning today in western Pennsylvania

06.28.16 | Bob Price

He'll give a speech on trade 30 miles south of Pittsburgh.   The Republican White House hopeful is under the gun for supporting Britain's exit from the European Union. Son Eric says Brexit is reflective of sentiments here in the states...

A new law in Pennsylvania is helping police combat the proliferation of designer drugs which are taking lives in record numbers

06.13.16 | Bob Price

Tioga County Representative Matt Baker authored the bill in the general assembly.  He said, "129 people a day in America die of drug overdose deaths."Baker's bill, which was signed last week by Governor Wolf, enables police to make quicker...

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