SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WKTV) - President Barack Obama was in Syracuse Thursday, discussing the cost of higher education.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Officials say a gun went off inside a kindergartener's backpack in a Memphis school cafeteria, though no one was hurt.
FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) - Army Pfc. Bradley Manning was sentenced Wednesday to 35 years in prison for giving hundreds of thousands of secret military and diplomatic documents to WikiLeaks.
NEW YORK (AP) - A fire truck that carried 11 firefighters to the World Trade Center for what would prove to be their last assignment is returning to Staten Island for the first time in more than a year.
FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) - A military judge says Army Pfc. Bradley Manning's prison sentence for leaking scads of classified information through WikiLeaks will likely be announced next week.
Pennsylvania State Police say the Amber Alert issued for an abducted 10-year-old girl from Schuylkill County has been cancelled and the child has been safely located.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - A federal grand jury in Kansas City has indicted 18 people on charges accusing them of conspiring to transport more than $17 million worth of contraband cigarettes to New York.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - A traveling hospital technician accused of causing a multistate outbreak of hepatitis C has pleaded guilty to federal drug charges in New Hampshire.
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. intelligence officials say the terror threat that closed 19 diplomatic posts across Africa and the Middle East was discussed on an online jihadist forum and consisted of an unspecific call to arms by al-Qaida's top leaders.
NSA leaker Edward Snowden’s revelations have forced President Obama’s hand, leading the president to announce new reforms aimed at the government’s classified surveillance programs, according to White House and Congressional sources.
(WKTV) - Fans of illusionist Leon Etienne and his partner Romy Low have a chance to get the "Wild Card" spot on the America's Got Talent.
NEW YORK (AP) - A New York man has been arrested on charges he offered to sell a woman's 2-month-old baby online for $100.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo's plan to give companies and their employees tax-free lives for 10 years if they come to New York is now projected to cut more than $300 million from the state's tax revenue over three years.
NEW YORK (AP) -- Alex Rodriguez was suspended through 2014 and All-Stars Nelson Cruz, Jhonny Peralta and Everth Cabrera were banned 50 games apiece Monday when Major League Baseball disciplined 13 players in a drug case - the most sweeping punishment since the Black Sox scandal nearly a century ago.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The United States has issued a global travel alert because of an al-Qaida terrorist threat.
NEW YORK (AP) - NBC News anchor Brian Williams will be off the air for a few weeks soon for surgery to replace a knee that was damaged in a high school football game decades ago.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is applauding Yemen's president for a "strong start" in introducing government reforms and helping combat terrorism.
CLEVELAND (AP) - She says she spent "11 years in hell" when she was held captive by Ariel Castro. But today, Michelle Knight smiled as Castro was led away to start serving a life sentence plus 1,000 years.
CLEVELAND (AP) - Ariel Castro insists he's "not a monster," faces life sentence.
CLEVELAND (AP) - The Ohio man convicted of holding three women captive in his Cleveland house over a decade and raping them repeatedly has been sentenced to life without parole plus 1,000 years.