Facebook Faces Scrutiny For Pulling Android Call, Text Data
On the same day Facebook bought ads in U.S. and British newspapers to apologize for the Cambridge Analytica scandal, the social media site faced new questions about collecting phone numbers and text messages from Android devices.
US Gun Maker Remington Files For Bankruptcy Protection
U.S. gun maker Remington Outdoor Company has filed for bankruptcy protection, after years of falling sales and lawsuits tied to the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre
Man Gets Maximum Prison Term For Murder Near Cornell Campus
A 47-year-old Ithaca man has received the maximum sentence of 25 years in prison for killing a woman whose body was found at a construction site near Cornell University.
Scenic Viewpoints Added To NY Bridge’s Rebuilt Sidewalk
Scenic viewpoints have been added to the rebuilt sidewalk on one of the New York state-operated bridges spanning the Hudson River between Albany and New York City.
Former Fox News Anchor Sues O’Reilly For Defamation
A former Fox News anchor filed a defamation lawsuit on Thursday over comments by Bill O'Reilly it says were meant to damage the reputations of women who have accused him of harassment.
Magic, Expertise And Service Help Independent Toy Retailers
When a young customer returned to Mary Arnold Toys a few days after an Easter egg decorating event, store owner Judy Ishayik asked the child, "How is your egg?"
10 Emerging Writers Receive $50,000 Whiting Awards
Ten emerging writers, a mix of poets, dramatists and fiction and nonfiction authors, were the winners of this year's $50,000 Whiting Awards on Wednesday night.
James Patterson Donating $2 Million To Classroom Libraries
James Patterson is stepping up his game
Buffalo Police Department Start Body Camera Program
Police officers in Buffalo have started a pilot body camera program.
Court As Class: Judge Gets Climate Change Lesson In Oil Suit
There were no test tubes or Bunsen burners, but a courtroom turned into a science classroom Wednesday for a U.S. judge considering lawsuits that accuse big oil companies of lying about the role of fossil fuels in the Earth's warming environment.