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Jul. 25, 2016

U.S. health officials are strongly urging doctors to ask all pregnant women about a possible Zika infection at every checkup.

Jul. 25, 2016

A man admitted he surreptitiously took cellphone video up a woman's skirt while she shopped at a grocery store, but a Georgia court says he didn't break the law.

Jul. 25, 2016

Japanese electronics maker Funai Electric Co. says it's yanking the plug on the world's last video cassette recorder.

Jul. 25, 2016

Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet.

Jul. 25, 2016

These days hitting the books may not involve a book at all, and but finding the right device for your student requires homework. When it comes to choosing laptops for students, children and parents don't always see eye-to-eye.

Jul. 25, 2016

On the first day of the DNC, Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi shares his insight on NEWSChannel 2 at Sunrise.

Jul. 25, 2016

DNC begins with a rocky start, as high-powered speakers expected to address the delegation on opening night.

Jul. 22, 2016

As she begins a campaign swing today in Florida, Hillary Clinton announces her running mate.

Jul. 22, 2016

A judge has refused to remove the New Orleans district attorney's office from the prosecution of a man who is charged with second-degree murder in the death of former Saints and Proctor High School football star Will Smith.

Jul. 22, 2016

The latest on an attack Friday in Munich, Germany.

Jul. 18, 2016

For live updates, follow Utica College Government Professor, political analyst Luke Perry for behind-the-scenes coverage at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland and the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.

Jul. 22, 2016

Convention correspondent and Utica College Professor Luke Perry wraps up our team coverage of the Republican National Convention.

Jul. 22, 2016

Cathy Schillaci is a strong advocate for better treatment for people addicted to heroin and opiates. She never expected to have first-hand knowledge and experience on the issue until her son returned from the military addicted to painkillers.

Jul. 21, 2016

The NBA is moving the 2017 All-Star Game out of Charlotte because of its objections to a North Carolina law that limits anti-discrimination protections for lesbian, gay and transgender people.

Jul. 21, 2016

Ahead of Donald Trump taking the podium Thursday night, WKTV’s political correspondent, Utica College Government Professor Luke Perry, had the chance to sit down with the New York Chair for the nominee's campaign – Carl Paladino.

Jul. 21, 2016

- Roger Ailes is out as chief executive at Fox News Channel and Fox Business, his career at the networks he built from scratch and ran with an iron hand for nearly 20 years over with stunning swiftness following allegations that he forced out a former anchor after she spurned his sexual advances.

Jul. 21, 2016

Atlantic Coast Conference Commissioner John Swofford says the league has extended its media deal with ESPN through the 2035-36 season, which includes the eventual launch of an ACC TV channel.

Jul. 21, 2016

WKTV interviewed two people who have the inside scoop on the Republican National Convention: Assemblyman Anthony Casale and UC Government Professor Luke Perry.

Jul. 21, 2016

Authorities say a Florida police officer shot and wounded an autistic man's black caretaker in an incident purportedly captured on cellphone video that shows the caretaker lying down with his arms raised before being shot.

Jul. 21, 2016

Donald Trump is poised to accept the Republican presidential nomination, but former rival Cruz is still causing controversy.

Jul. 20, 2016

A popular YouTube family will make a stop in New Hartford as they take on the "Scott 1,000 Road Trip Challenge.”

Jul. 20, 2016

The Baseball Hall of Fame plaques of Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza will be hitting the road for visits to Seattle and New York City just a few days after they're installed in Cooperstown.

Jul. 20, 2016

Dale Earnhardt Jr. will miss two more races as he recovers from concussion-like symptoms and retired NASCAR champion Jeff Gordon will replace him at Indianapolis and Pocono.

Jul. 20, 2016

A hearing has been postponed until Friday on whether the New Orleans district attorney should be removed from the prosecution of the man accused of fatally shooting former Saints defensive end, Proctor-grad Will Smith.

Jul. 20, 2016

A Trump Organization staff writer says she made a "mistake" in including passages from a Michelle Obama speech in Melania Trump's convention speech.

Jul. 20, 2016

International polling expert John Zogby analyzed the latest events at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland.

Jul. 20, 2016

Writer-director Garry Marshall, whose TV hits included "Happy Days" ''Laverne & Shirley" and box-office successes included "Pretty Woman" and "Runaway Bride," has died. He was 81.

Jul. 20, 2016

Utica College Professor and GOP Convention Correspondent Luke Perry gives a preview of Day 3.

Jul. 19, 2016

Officers describe hysterical patrons, bodies on the floor and victims' blood seeping into their uniforms as they pulled them out of a gay Florida nightclub where a shooter opened fire.

Jul. 19, 2016

New York state and Massachusetts are suing Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche over diesel emissions cheating.

Jul. 19, 2016

Finding a way to communicate is exactly what hundreds of thousands of tourists may need to do when they descend on Rio for the summer Olympics.

Jul. 19, 2016

Just days after police shootings in Dallas and Baton Rouge, police officers in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma are being allowed to carry more fire power.

Jul. 19, 2016

A California woman is sentenced in marijuana and money laundering conspiracies, involving distribution in Utica.

Jul. 19, 2016

WNBA's Dallas Wings have waived Brianna Kiesel's contract.

Jul. 19, 2016

Our GOP Convention correspondent, Utica College Professor Luke Perry covers the second day of the proceedings, titled "Make America Work Again."

Jul. 19, 2016

NEWSChannel 2's Jason Powles and Katrina Smith interview U.S. Congressman Tom Reed via satellite at the Republican National Convention.

Jul. 18, 2016

Movement organizers say the message is clear from the campaign: stop the gun violence, stop the racism, and our protectors need to face consequences.

Jul. 18, 2016

The recent deadly attacks on police in Dallas and Baton Rouge this month have prompted local authorities to take proactive steps to ensure officer safety.

Jul. 18, 2016

Utah health officials say a man who died after being infected with Zika virus passed it to a caregiver, creating a medical mystery about how it spread between them.

Jul. 18, 2016

A fall hazard to children and other consumers has prompted Ikea to recall more than 100,000 safety gates and safety gate extensions.

Jul. 18, 2016

A judge has acquitted a Baltimore police officer on all charges in the death of Freddie Gray, a black who died after he was injured in a police transport van.

Jul. 18, 2016

In online posts, a man using an alias of the Baton Rouge shooter says protests alone don't work, and people must fight back after the deaths of black men at the hands of police.

Jul. 18, 2016

Trump adds rhetorical flair to the GOP Convention program, and focuses on security for the opening day.

Jul. 18, 2016

NEWSChannel 2's GOP Convention correspondent shares his insight on the opening day of the proceedings.

Jul. 17, 2016

Baton Rouge, LA - According to the Associated Press, Police in Baton Rouge say a gas station not far from police headquarters is where three law enforcement officers were shot to death early Sunday. One suspect was also shot and killed.

Jul. 15, 2016

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has a new campaign logo that's giving some people the giggles.

Jul. 15, 2016

Donald Trump says on Twitter that he's picked Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as his running mate.

Jul. 15, 2016

Earlier this week, CNBC revealed its annual survey about the best states for business. Utah came out on top for 2016.

Jul. 15, 2016

Speculation grows over the Trump "veepstakes" as many suspect Pence is the top choice.

Jul. 14, 2016

A military family got the surprise of a year-long supply for groceries at Walmart.

Jul. 14, 2016

Authorities arrested an Indiana sex offender after they say a probation officer spotted him playing "Pokemon Go" with a 16-year-old boy on the county courthouse lawn.

Jul. 14, 2016

The candidates are working to snag swing state votes, while acknowledging the divisive campaign.

Jul. 13, 2016

University of Maryland campus police say three of four recent robbery victims on the College Park campus had been playing Pokemon Go.

Jul. 13, 2016

A federal appeals court has rejected Tom Brady's attempt to get a new hearing on his "Deflategate" suspension.

Jul. 13, 2016

Supreme Court Justice comments on the presidential race, and social media reacts to Hillary Clinton's newest endorsement.

Jul. 12, 2016

A man who claims Jerry Sandusky sexually abused him in 1976 says in newly unsealed court documents that he told Penn State football Coach Joe Paterno about the incident the very next day, and Paterno responded callously.

Jul. 12, 2016

NBC will broadcast the opening ceremony of the Rio Olympics on a one-hour delay.

Jul. 12, 2016

The latest phone app "Pokémon Go" is one of the most popular phone games ever.

Jul. 12, 2016

Sanders is set to endorse Clinton, Donald Trump narrows his list of VP picks to four.

Jul. 11, 2016

Party platform meetings continue to highlight differences between establishment and outsider ideology.

Jul. 10, 2016

US group celebrates Poles who saved Jews during Holocaust

Jul. 10, 2016

Scientists to meet with public about overfished flounder

Jul. 10, 2016

After 20 years, healing and heartache from TWA Flight 800

Jul. 10, 2016

Arrest made in crash that killed top NBA draft pick's cousin

Jul. 10, 2016

Federal suit seeks to block sale of Plum Island

Jul. 10, 2016

Police: New Jersey driver owes more than $78,000 to E-ZPass

Jul. 10, 2016

Man charged with fleeing authorities, ramming police cruiser

Jul. 10, 2016

Relatives of journalist Marie Colvin sue Syria for her death

Jul. 8, 2016

In the span of four days, the United States has had to come to terms with the deaths of two black men at the hands of police - the first caught on video and the aftermath of the second livestreamed on Facebook - as well as the deadliest day for U.S. law enforcement since 9/11. The shootings in Louisiana, Minnesota and Texas are all in the initial investigation stages.

Jul. 8, 2016

Texas law enforcement official identifies slain suspect in Dallas attack as Micah Johnson, 25.

Jul. 8, 2016

The slaying of five police officers in Dallas during a protest over the deaths of black men killed by police this week in Louisiana and Minnesota is just the latest instance of police ambush killings in the U.S. and its territories. Here are some of the others in which two or more officers were killed.

Jul. 8, 2016

Leaders of the Black Lives Matter movement are condemning the slayings of police in Dallas during a protest over fatal police shootings of black men in Louisiana and Minnesota.

Jul. 7, 2016

A Clinton man was arrested in Panama City Beach, Florida on charges he solicited sex from a minor.

Jul. 7, 2016

Wendy's says hackers were able to steal customer's credit and debit card information at 1,025 of its U.S. restaurants, far more than it originally thought.

Jul. 7, 2016

As temperatures increase this summer, children are prone to getting burned by hot playground equipment.