Carey swears in new village solicitor

CAREY — Jessica Monday took the oath of office as village solicitor from Carey Mayor Jennifer Rathburn prior to council’s regular meeting this week. Monday was selected over many applicants interviewed by Rathburn, the mayor told council. The selection was made following the...
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Live video feed that showed giraffe birth to be taken down

In this photo provided by Animal Adventure Park in Binghamton, N.Y., a giraffe named April stands with her new calf on Saturday, April 15, 2017. Her birth was broadcast to an online audience of more than a million viewers. (Animal Adventure Park via AP) HARPURSVILLE, N.Y. (AP)...
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AP EXPLAINS: Behind the visa program targeted by Trump

AP Photo/Susan Walsh NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump is expected to target a visa program cherished by tech companies for bringing in programmers and other specialized workers from other countries. Although these visas, known as H-1B, aren’t supposed to...

The Latest: Tips Pour In, But No Sign Of Slaying Suspect

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Latest on a fatal shooting captured on video and later shared on Facebook (all times local): 10 a.m. Authorities in Cleveland leading a nationwide search for a man wanted in a random killing that was recorded and posted to Facebook are again appealing to the...

Major League Soccer

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. ___ New York City FC 2, Philadelphia 0 Vancouver 2, Seattle 1 FC Dallas 1, San Jose 1, tie Montreal 2, Atlanta United FC 1 Orlando City 2, Los Angeles 1 Chicago 3, New England 0 New York 2, D.C. United 0 Columbus 2, Toronto FC 1...
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Wells Fargo scandal weighs heavily on other big banks

AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis DALLAS (AP) — It’s the topic the banking industry can’t avoid, even when people prefer not to mention it by name: Wells Fargo. Banking executives and consultants who normally focus on checking accounts and credit cards spent a recent...
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Walter Cronkite journalism award going to Woodruff, Ifill

AP Photo/Morry Gash PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona State University is awarding its Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism for 2017 to Judy Woodruff and the late Gwen Ifill, co-anchors and managing editors of the “PBS NewsHour.” An announcement Monday by the...
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Prince left behind a treasure trove to see at Paisley Park

AP Photo/Jeff Baenen MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — One visit to the sprawling Minnesota recording complex that Prince called home may not be enough. Paisley Park, in the Minneapolis suburb of Chanhassen, opened as a museum in October, just six months after the “Purple...

Movie and TV star Kevin Spacey to host the Tony Awards show

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Spacey has been picked to host this year’s Tony Awards, putting the award-winning star of “House of Cards” in the unenviable position of steering a telecast surely facing a post-“Hamilton” hangover. The telecast on June 11...

Inmate May Be Freed After DNA Raises Doubts In Ohio Slaying

CLEVELAND (AP) — A man who has spent 23 years in an Ohio prison for his girlfriend’s slaying but maintains his innocence could be released soon after the new county prosecutor in Cleveland asked a court to vacate his conviction. Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH’-guh) County...