Rome, New YorkLocal Weather Alerts
There are currently no active weather alerts.
5 takeaways from the 2nd night of the Democratic debate
Jul31

5 takeaways from the 2nd night of the Democratic debate

iStock(DETROIT) — Even before all the candidates took the stage in Detroit on Wednesday for the second night of the latest Democratic primary debate, the looming conflict at center stage was already apparent.”Go easy on me, kid,” former Vice President…

Read More
Senate confirms Trump’s pick for US ambassador to the United Nations
Jul31

Senate confirms Trump’s pick for US ambassador to the United Nations

mizoula/iStock(WASHINGTON) — The Senate has confirmed President Donald Trump’s nominee for U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, filling a position that had been vacant for eight months after Nikki Haley left the administration.Kelly Knight Craft, th…

Read More
Millionaire Jeffrey Epstein’s sex-trafficking trial set for next year; a million pages of discovery expected
Jul31

Millionaire Jeffrey Epstein’s sex-trafficking trial set for next year; a million pages of discovery expected

Rawf8/iStock(NEW YORK) — The pursuit of justice for women who have accused millionaire Jeffrey Epstein of sexually abusing them will have to wait at least another year.Attorneys for Epstein cast aside their client’s right to a speedy trial on Wednesda…

Read More
Democratic debates: Booker, Harris go after Biden on criminal justice records at 2nd debate
Jul31

Democratic debates: Booker, Harris go after Biden on criminal justice records at 2nd debate

undefined undefined/iStock(DETROIT) — After Sens. Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren fended off repeated attacks from moderate competitors, the next 10 presidential primary contenders took the stage Wednesday for the second night of the second Democr…

Read More
Ben Carson injects himself into Trump’s feud with Dems with Baltimore press conference
Jul31

Ben Carson injects himself into Trump’s feud with Dems with Baltimore press conference

AppalachianViews/iStock(BALTIMORE) — Housing Secretary Ben Carson, the sole African American Cabinet secretary, directly injected himself into President Donald Trump’s attacks on a black congressman, holding a press conference Wednesday in the Democra…

Read More