WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden formally raised the nation's cap on refugee admissions to 62,500 this year, weeks after facing bipartisan blowback for his delay in replacing the record-low ceiling set by former President Donald Trump.
A gunman killed two people at a Wisconsin casino restaurant and seriously wounded a third before he was killed by police late Saturday, in what authorities said appeared to be a targeted attack.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Women seeking an abortion pill will not be required to visit a doctor's office or clinic during the COVID-19 pandemic, U.S. health officials said Tuesday in the latest reversal in an ongoing legal battle over the medication.
DEAR ABBY: I used to be a successful working woman until I lost my husband of 30 years. After I became homeless, I met "Tom." We've been good …
The Federal Aviation Administration will extend its stricter enforcement against unruly passengers -- specifically targeting those who disobey masking policies -- after receiving more than 500 reports of misbehaving passengers since December, the agency said Monday.
Leigh-Anne Pinnock is starting a solo career after signing a new deal with a PR agency, but has said she will continue her "commitments" with Little Mix.
Finally, some good news: The outlook for the global economy is clearly improving.
The Biden administration will create a new rule limiting greenhouse gas pollution from power plants. Source by: Stringr
The nation’s top public health agency on Friday provided a roadmap for reopening schools in the middle of a pandemic. Here's the latest virus news.
Late basketball legend Kobe Bryant's daughter Natalia Bryant has signed her first modelling contract.
CLAIM: The FBI has cleared President Donald Trump “of any guilt, any connection” to the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol.
After second-guessing the FDA with its own vaccine task force, the Cuomo administration is declining to share even basic information about tha…
The Cayuga County Health Department has seen an increase in COVID-19 cases this fall, with a significant increase just since the Thanksgiving …
U.S. authorities are expressing increased alarm about an intrusion into computer systems that officials suspect was carried out by Russia, citing threats posed to all levels of government and the private sector.
One warm summer’s day in 1974, when I was a college kid interning as a cub reporter at what was then known as the Auburn Citizen-Advertiser, I left the paper’s new building on Dill Street in downtown Auburn and walked three blocks to the City Hall on South Street to cover a meeting of the City Council — or, to be technically accurate, the Auburn Urban Renewal Agency, or AURA, which was an offshoot of the council.
POWELL, on Dominion Voting Systems electoral software used in many states: "One of (the software's) most characteristic features is its ability to flip votes. It can set and run an algorithm that probably ran all over the country to take a certain percentage of votes from President Trump and flip them to President Biden."
Home Instead Senior Care's annual Be a Santa to a Senior program will return to Cayuga County from Nov. 16 through Dec. 18. This year, Home In…
The Army Corps of Engineers said Lake Ontario levels are 15 inches below last year at this time.
Unity House of Cayuga County has been awarded grants from the Ithaca Rotary Club and the Cayuga Community Fund, both in the amount of $930, to…
The U.N. health agency says the world's largest randomized trial of COVID-19 treatments found “conclusive evidence” that remdesivir has little or no effect on severe cases. Here's the latest virus news.
As cardholders experience financial difficulties due to COVID-19, some credit card issuers are promoting their hardship programs. Once a well-kept secret, these programs are now more prominently advertised, offering things…
Firefighters describe a grueling 36 straight days battling wildfires and evacuating residents ahead of the flames. And they're barely halfway into the wildfire season. Plus, see the latest photos and a guide to wildfires.