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Sep. 22, 2016

A Republican-led House committee has voted to hold in contempt of Congress a former State Department employee who helped set up Hillary Clinton's private email server.

Sep. 21, 2016

Evenflo is recalling nearly 30,000 combination booster seats because children can loosen the harness without an adult's knowledge.

Sep. 21, 2016

U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer plans to call for more security against 911 call center hacks.

Sep. 20, 2016

Two U.S. officials say a notebook with extremist ramblings was found when the man suspected of placing bombs in New York City and New Jersey was taken into custody.

Sep. 20, 2016

What if your computer or smartphone could tell if you're happy or sad?

Sep. 20, 2016

Brangelina is no more. Angelina Jolie Pitt has filed for divorce from Brad Pitt, bringing an end to one of the world's most star-studded, tabloid-generating romances.

Sep. 20, 2016

A new report concludes the income gap between black and white workers has widened, and that the main reason is racial discrimination.

Sep. 20, 2016

A prominent member of the Kennedy family says former Republican President George H.W. Bush told her that he plans to vote for Democrat Hillary Clinton for president this fall.

Sep. 19, 2016

Kellogg Co. is recalling about 10,000 cases of its Eggo Nutri-Grain Whole Wheat Waffles because they could be contaminated with the bacteria listeria.

Sep. 19, 2016

A law enforcement official says the Afghan immigrant wanted in connection with explosions in New York City and New Jersey has been taken into custody following a shootout with police officers.

Sep. 19, 2016

The U.S. government mistakenly granted citizenship to at least 858 immigrants who had pending deportation orders from countries of concern to national security or with high rates of immigration fraud.

Sep. 19, 2016

Federal and state authorities are exploring the possibility of a connection between the Seaside Park and Chelsea Manhattan device explosions.

Sep. 19, 2016

This week is National Child Passenger Safety week.

Sep. 17, 2016

A U.S. Marine killed in the Pacific Ocean theater during World War II is honored one final time on Saturday.

Sep. 16, 2016

Some "Tonight Show" viewers aren't laughing after Donald Trump's appearance on the show last night -- during which the roughest treatment he got from host Jimmy Fallon was a head rub.

Sep. 16, 2016

Federal aviation officials say so many people are registering drones and applying for drone pilot licenses, they wonder if there will eventually be millions of drones crowding the nation's skies.

Sep. 16, 2016

Donald Trump has finally acknowledged the fact that President Barack Obama was born in the United States.

Sep. 16, 2016

Sen. Bernie Sanders is heading to the Hudson Valley to rally for a fellow progressive champion running for a hotly contested congressional seat.

Sep. 16, 2016

A review of 15 years of death certificates has prompted a change in the ranking of dangerous childhood cancers.

Sep. 16, 2016

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is issuing an official recall of Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 phone.

Sep. 15, 2016

An agreement has been reached to end a weeklong lockout at Dominion's natural gas and interstate transmission subsidiaries.

Sep. 15, 2016

Hyundai is recalling about 41,000 small SUVs in the U.S. because a software glitch can stop the vehicles from accelerating.

Sep. 15, 2016

Attorneys for the man convicted of helping his uncle kill a woman in a case profiled in the popular Netflix series "Making a Murderer" are asking for his release while his appeal is pending.

Sep. 14, 2016

National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden says it would "chill speech" and "erode the quality of our democracy" if he serves a long prison term in the U.S.

Sep. 14, 2016

Ford Motor Co. says it's moving all of its U.S. small car production to Mexico.

Sep. 14, 2016

It's not even fall yet, but delivery companies and retailers are making their hiring lists for the holiday season.

Sep. 14, 2016

A new Twitter app is coming to Xbox One, Apple TV and Amazon Fire TV, where viewers will be able to watch NFL games on Thursday nights.

Sep. 14, 2016

Turner networks TNT and TBS will be the exclusive basic-cable homes for all the "Star Wars" feature films, thanks to a multiyear deal with the films' studios.

Sep. 14, 2016

The United States will strive to take in 110,000 refugees from around the world in the coming year, a senior Obama administration official said Wednesday, in what would be a nearly 30 percent increase from the 85,000 allowed in over the previous year.

Sep. 13, 2016

Samsung plans a software update for its Galaxy Note 7 designed to prevent the battery in the mobile phone from exploding or catching fire.

Sep. 13, 2016

The Fisher-Price Little People and Care Bears will square off against Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots and Transformers for a place in the National Toy Hall of Fame.

Sep. 13, 2016

On September 11th, 2001, terrorists hijacked U.S. passenger planes hitting and taking down the World Trade Center, slamming into the Pentagon, and one crashing into a field in Pennsylvania. Eastern Air Defense Sector has some 28 employees who were in the unit on that day, still stationed in Rome today. They still have those eyes trained on the sky, but now there's a newer threat.

Sep. 13, 2016

The older brother of JonBenet Ramsey says the media made his family's life "crazy" after his 6-year-old sister's death 20 years ago.

Sep. 13, 2016

George Takei talks with NEWSChannel 2 ahead of his visit to MVCC.

Sep. 12, 2016

The Navy says a sailor who never reported being pregnant has given birth to a baby girl aboard an aircraft carrier at sea.

Sep. 12, 2016

The man who turned the Crazy Eddie electronics stores into a retail giant before it collapsed amid federal fraud charges has died.

Sep. 12, 2016

Pollster John Zogby weighed in on the presidential election and how Clinton's health and recent jab at Trump supporters will affect her poll numbers.

Sep. 12, 2016

Hillary Clinton is calling off plans to visit the West Coast on Monday and Tuesday following a health episode at the 9/11 memorial.

Sep. 12, 2016

Tesla CEO Elon Musk says the electric car company is making major improvements to the Autopilot system used by its vehicles, which will dramatically reduce the number and severity of crashes they're involved in.

Sep. 9, 2016

The owner of a Texas mattress store has closed his store after apologizing for what he called a "tasteless" advertisement promoting a 9/11 anniversary sale.

Sep. 9, 2016

General Motors Co. is recalling about 4 million vehicles worldwide to fix an air bag software defect that has been linked to one death.

Sep. 9, 2016

Lobster prices in North America recently reached their highest point in more than 10 years and could become the typical bottom line as demand for processed lobster meat grows.

Sep. 8, 2016

An American flag that firefighters hoisted at ground zero in the hours after the 9/11 terror attacks returns to the World Trade Center site after disappearing for more than a decade.

Sep. 8, 2016

Rome native Tammy Delano competed in the first of her two events at the Paralympic Games.

Sep. 8, 2016

The U.S. Coast Guard is still looking for a woman who fell overboard from a Carnival cruise ship early Wednesday.

Sep. 7, 2016

About 20 workers at Dominion gas in Frankfort, and nearly a thousand in six states, are off the job today.

Sep. 7, 2016

A Utica native who had been accused of killing her twin sister after their vehicle plunged off a Hawaii cliff has been released from a New York jail where she was being held on drunken driving charges.

Sep. 6, 2016

A coalition of New York-based advocates is launching a national campaign to press large retailers, restaurant chains and other companies to end on-call and last-minute scheduling, which allows companies to assign shifts to workers with only a few hours' notice.

Sep. 6, 2016

Former Fox News Channel anchor Gretchen Carlson has settled her sexual harassment lawsuit against Roger Ailes, the case that led to the downfall of Fox's chief executive with stunning swiftness this summer.

Sep. 6, 2016

Our own Jason Powles was on the Carnival Cruise ship Pride during Tropical Storm Hermine. This is his account of what happened as the ship encountered the storm.

Sep. 5, 2016

Lynne Stewart, fighting cancer, still hopes for a revolution

Sep. 1, 2016

Put down the Little Bites. The maker of the snacks is recalling some varieties of its fudge brownies and chocolate chip muffins because they may contain pieces of plastic.

Sep. 1, 2016

NASA says SpaceX was conducting a test firing of its unmanned rocket when the blast occurred Thursday morning.

Aug. 31, 2016

Colin Kaepernick's protest of the national anthem is apparently winning support from some military veterans on Twitter.

Aug. 31, 2016

Health officials are warnings doctors and patients about the potentially fatal consequences of mixing prescription painkillers and popular sedatives like Valium and Xanax, which can lead to breathing problems, coma and death.

Aug. 31, 2016

At least two demonstrations are planned in Mexico City as Mexicans express anger about the visit of Donald Trump.

Aug. 30, 2016

New York's highest court has expanded the definition of parenthood by ruling that former same-sex couples have the right to seek visitation and custody of children even when they aren't the biological or adoptive parent.

Aug. 30, 2016

U.S. home prices rose modestly in June, pushed up by strong sales and a limited supply of available properties.

Aug. 29, 2016

Gene Wilder, the star of such comedy classics as "Young Frankenstein" and "Blazing Saddles," has died.

Aug. 29, 2016

Ballister's Bistro in Rome is offering patrons the chance to participate in a politically-themed promotion during election season.

Aug. 29, 2016

Mylan says it will make available a generic version of its EpiPen, as criticism continued to mount over the price of its injectable medicine.

Aug. 29, 2016

Ryan Harlost led Endwell, New York, to the Little League World Series title, striking out eight and limiting South Korea to five hits in six innings in a 2-1 victory Sunday.

Aug. 26, 2016

The U.S. is seeking to forcibly limit how fast trucks, buses and other large vehicles can travel on the nation's highways.

Aug. 26, 2016

The hateful hack of comedian Leslie Jones' personal website reveals the tricky cyber landscape celebrities tread and the murky legal protections that exist for personal digital content.

Aug. 26, 2016

A Miami federal judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit filed by New York Giants lineman Jason Pierre-Paul against ESPN over disclosure of his medical records from a 2015 fireworks accident.

Aug. 26, 2016

Hillary Clinton launches new attacks on Trump regarding hate groups, Trump denies plans to offer undocumented immigrants amnesty.

Aug. 25, 2016

BRUSSELS - A Belgian newspaper is reporting that an explosion has rocked a sports center in the Belgian town of Chimay, with reports of at least one person dead and two injured.

Aug. 25, 2016

Mylan, now in the crosshairs over severe price hikes for its EpiPen, says it will expand programs that lower out-of-pocket costs by as much as half.

Aug. 25, 2016

A national organization promoting Sept. 11 as a day of public service and remembrance is asking presidential candidates to stop campaigning and running political ads on the 15th anniversary of the terror attacks.

Aug. 25, 2016

New Hartford Police stop suspects from robbing thousands of dollars worth of merchandise from Walmart.

Aug. 24, 2016

Ford is recalling more than 88,000 cars and SUVs in North America because the engines can stall without warning due to a fuel pump problem.

Aug. 24, 2016

McDonald's is recalling millions fitness bands that had been given away in Happy Meals because they might cause skin irritation or burns to children.

Aug. 24, 2016

Lawmakers are demanding more information on why the price of lifesaving EpiPens has skyrocketed.

Aug. 24, 2016

Donald Trump is trying to boost his outreach to black voters after poor poll showings. Clinton's campaign insists the candidate

Aug. 24, 2016

American Heart Association officials say no more than 6 tablespoons of sugar per day, but how will these guidelines affect busy families?

Aug. 23, 2016

One of the last two Howard Johnson restaurants will close in a couple of weeks, taking with it its fried clam strips and ice cream - and a slice of roadside Americana.

Aug. 23, 2016

Now millennials have edged out baby boomers as the largest living generation in U.S. history, and more than 75 million of them have come of age.

Aug. 23, 2016

From Boston to San Francisco and New York to Tokyo, traditional bike lanes running alongside vehicle traffic are being replaced in favor of "protected" lanes or "cycletracks," where physical barriers like concrete curbs, planters or fences separate cyclists from vehicle traffic.

Aug. 23, 2016

Donald Trump continues to elaborate on his immigration plan, shifting from his earlier tone on the issue. Clinton's campaign is under fire after 15,000 more emails released by conservative advocacy group, Judicial Watch.

Aug. 23, 2016

The local singer and celebrity is holding a final concert in Central New York.

Aug. 22, 2016

In the race for the White House, Utica College Professor Luke Perry weighs in on some changes in the Trump campaign this week.

Aug. 22, 2016

Comedian and actor Henry Winkler, who you may remember as "The Fonz" from "Happy Days", is taking on a new challenge.

Aug. 22, 2016

Ryan Lochte lost his first major sponsor when Speedo USA announced it is dropping the swimmer over a drunken incident during the Rio Olympics that he initially described as an armed robbery.

Aug. 22, 2016

A federal judge has ordered Clinton to answer questions from advocacy group, Judicial Watch.

Aug. 22, 2016

Pledging to take your cat to the vet could provide a meal for an animal in need.

Aug. 16, 2016

Four years after her first olympics, Cooperstown native, Sarah Groff, now Sarah True is once again in strong contention for a medal in the women's triathlon. This time around, her mom Jeannine went back to where her triathlon love began, the Clark Sports Center.

Aug. 19, 2016

Donald Trump's campaign chairman Paul Manafort is resigning from the campaign.

Aug. 19, 2016

Gawker.com, the brash New York website that broke new ground with its gossipy, no-holds-barred coverage of media, culture and politics, is shutting down after nearly 14 years, brought low by an unhappy, but deep-pocketed, subject.

Aug. 19, 2016

Jon Stewart gave a heartfelt send-off to Larry Wilmore Thursday as "The Nightly Show" ended its 19-month run.

Aug. 18, 2016

Gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson so admired a set of elk antlers at the Idaho home of literary icon Ernest Hemingway, he took them.

Aug. 18, 2016

A Brazilian police official is telling The Associated Press that American swimmer Ryan Lochte fabricated a story about being robbed at gunpoint in Rio de Janeiro.

Aug. 18, 2016

The Buffalo Bills' home stadium will be called New Era Field in a naming rights agreement the team reached with the Buffalo-based sports headwear and apparel company.

Aug. 18, 2016

We all know the feeling of losing someone close that we love. It can be our darkest time but as Andrea Olson found out, one funeral home in Spokane, Washington has made it their mission to make people smile.

Aug. 18, 2016

Trump expands his campaign with new leadership, Clinton criticizes the shake-up.

Aug. 18, 2016

STAMFORD, N.Y. (AP) - A woman from Hawaii who'd been accused of killing her twin sister after their vehicle plunged off a Maui cliff has been arrested in upstate New York on drunken driving charges.

Aug. 17, 2016

Erin Hamlin, an Olympic bronze medalist in luge, announced Slider Search, a nationwide recruitment tour.

Aug. 17, 2016

Donald Trump is expressing distrust of U.S. intelligence as he prepares to get his first intelligence briefing Wednesday.

Aug. 17, 2016

Clinton continues to poll ahead in swing states, but Trump is trying out a new, more controlled tone.

Aug. 16, 2016

If you've been watching Olympic kayaking or canoeing you may be under the impression that getting out on the water requires super human strength and head protection.

Aug. 16, 2016

Usain Bolt is known of his happy-go-lucky personality and apparently couldn't contain himself from giving his rivals a mid-race grin as he sprinted toward the finish line ahead of the pack during the 100-meter dash semifinals Sunday night.

Aug. 16, 2016

With surfing set to be added to the 2020 Olympics, Brazilian surfer Maya Gabeira gives us an inside look at the growing sport in Brazil.

Aug. 16, 2016

Trump reveals more about foreign policy specifics, Clinton responds during PA rally.

Aug. 15, 2016

A new poll says Democrat Hillary Clinton has a 30-point lead over Republican Donald Trump in their home state of New York.

Aug. 15, 2016

A charity is accepting donations to help a 7-year-old boy police in southwest Ohio say was trying to sell a teddy bear to buy food.

Aug. 15, 2016

Trump's campaign chair is defending the candidate's accusations of a biased national media.

Aug. 15, 2016

Reports of shots fired at New York City's John F. Kennedy International Airport appear to be unfounded.

Aug. 14, 2016

Ryan Lochte and three other American swimmers were robbed at gunpoint early Sunday by thieves posing as police officers who stopped their taxi and took their money and belongings.

Aug. 12, 2016

Allen Bregman, of Florida, was arrested in the 1977 cold case murder of a former Utica woman.

Aug. 12, 2016

Mobile apps that allow users to create their own emojis or share the stylized images of NBA star Stephen Curry and other celebrities are paying off for a small upstate New York company.

Aug. 12, 2016

A small liberal arts college near Los Angeles is denouncing a Facebook post made by a black student who was seeking out a non-white roommate.

Aug. 12, 2016

Clinton discusses economic policy by rebutting Trump, Trump responds to media reports of his calling President Obama the founder of ISIS.

Aug. 11, 2016

Macy's will close another 100 stores next year as the department store aims to become more nimble in a competitive market.

Aug. 11, 2016

Clinton faces new email controversy regarding her family foundation, Trump criticizes Obama administration's handling of ISIS.

Aug. 10, 2016

John Saunders, one of ESPN’s most visible and versatile commentators and a founding member of the board of directors for The V Foundation for Cancer Research, has passed away, at age 61.

Aug. 10, 2016

The first riders are off in the women's and men's Olympic time trials, greeted at the Pontal area of Rio de Janeiro by hard rain and cold winds buffeting off the coast.

Aug. 10, 2016

Clinton promises job growth, Trump defends comments on second amendment rights activists.

Aug. 9, 2016

NBCUniversal has agreed to make customized episodes of "The Tonight Show," ''Saturday Night Live" and several other shows for Snapchat under a multiyear deal between the broadcast network and social media app.

Aug. 9, 2016

As the two major party candidates volley attacks over economic policy, a newcomer threatens to steal votes away in the general election.

Aug. 8, 2016

The 'Success Kid' lives up to his meme.

Aug. 8, 2016

Playing online video games could actually boost teens' grades, while using social media may lower them.

Aug. 8, 2016

A man and his prosthetic leg have been reunited after the lost limb was discovered sticking out of a beaver dam by two canoers.

Aug. 8, 2016

The threat of violence by people inspired by foreign extremists invokes fear in a majority of young Americans across racial groups. But for young people of color, particularly African-Americans, that fear is matched or surpassed by worries about violence from white extremists.

Aug. 8, 2016

Both major party candidates are expected to outline their economic policies in Detroit this week.

Aug. 6, 2016

Virginia Thrasher, 19, delivered a steady performance to stay ahead of her competition in the shooting finals.

Aug. 5, 2016

Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira says he plans to retire at the end of the season.

Aug. 5, 2016

A local family has been waiting 39 years for an arrest for the murder of Debra Pantola Clark. She was brutally beaten and shot in Florida on August 4, 1977.

Aug. 5, 2016

Congressman Richard Hanna, (R)- 22, announced the Department of Health and Human Services awarded a more than $1.2 million grant to Mohawk Valley Community Action Agency, Inc. for local Head Start programs.

Aug. 5, 2016

There's one question swimmers won't hear this month around the Olympic Aquatics Stadium in Rio de Janeiro: What are you wearing?

Aug. 4, 2016

Nike is getting out of the golf equipment business, a surprising development that likely sends Tiger Woods and other players searching for new clubs.

Aug. 4, 2016

Amid possible disunity between Trump and the GOP, joint fund-raising efforts suggest significant grassroots support.

Aug. 3, 2016

Elliot Tiber, an artist and designer best known as the businessman who helped enable the staging of the landmark 1969 Woodstock music festival, has died. He was 81.

Aug. 3, 2016

The first sitting GOP lawmaker to publicly state his intent to vote for Democrat Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton stands steadfast in the fallout.

Aug. 3, 2016

Kendra Francois used to live in Florida, but has lived in Haiti for the past 30 years as a missionary. This year she was diagnosed with Zika.

Aug. 3, 2016

It's one of the most universal recommendations in all of public health: Floss daily to prevent gum disease and cavities. Except there's little proof that flossing works.

Aug. 3, 2016

The Atlanta Falcons have attempted to address their persistent pass-rush problem by agreeing to terms on a deal with free-agent linebacker Dwight Freeney.

Aug. 2, 2016

Parents sue over crash that killed 'Star Trek' actor Anton Yelchin

Aug. 2, 2016

Utica's Union Station makes top 11 list of most beautiful train stations

Aug. 2, 2016

A Republican Congressman from Central New York says he will vote for Democrat Hillary Clinton in November.

Aug. 2, 2016

NY senator urges House to made US Olympic prizes tax-free

Aug. 2, 2016

Both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are facing criticism regarding statements made over the weekend.

Aug. 1, 2016

A federal judge ruled Friday that the insurance carrier for NASCAR driver Tony Stewart does not have to defend or indemnify him in a lawsuit brought by the family of a driver who died after being struck by Stewart's car during a race.

Jul. 30, 2016

A hot air balloon carrying at least 16 people caught on fire and crashed in Central Texas on Saturday, causing what authorities described as a "significant loss of life."

Jul. 29, 2016

If you love chicken wings, you have good reason to celebrate, July 29 is National Chicken Wing Day.

Jul. 29, 2016

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the "very soul of America" is at stake in this year's presidential contest between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

Jul. 29, 2016

The creators of "Pokemon Go" say they're working to remove real-world locations that don't wish to be included in the mobile gaming sensation.

Jul. 29, 2016

Florida's governor says the state has concluded that four mysterious Zika infections likely came from mosquitoes in the Miami area.

Jul. 29, 2016

Professor Luke Perry wraps up the Democratic National Convention.

Jul. 28, 2016

A judge heard arguments on the wrongful death lawsuit brought against Remington Arms - the maker of the rifle that was used in the Sandy Hook massacre.

Jul. 28, 2016

Our convention correspondent continues to offer his perspective on Day 3 and what lies ahead.

Jul. 27, 2016

A judge says the man who attempted to assassinate President Ronald Reagan will be allowed to leave a Washington mental hospital and live full-time in Virginia.