News to knowAccording to a report from USA Today, officials have identified a man who bought two tickets on the missing Malaysian flight using stolen passports. Thai police said Kazem Ali of Iran bought the tickets for two friends who were trying to get home to Europe. The final destination on the tickets itinerary were for Europe, officials said.
Tone Time is over for the New York Jets. The Jets parted ways with wide receiver Santonio Holmes on Monday, cutting the talented but injury-plagued playmaker after four seasons
Stung by internal security lapses, U.S. intelligence officials plan to use a sweeping electronic system to continually monitor workers with secret clearances, current and former officials told The Associated Press.
MOHAWK — Chief Chaplain Kenneth Palmer was recently honored for his 55 years of service with the Mohawk Volunteer Fire Department.“It’s something I’ve always enjoyed doing,” said Palmer.
FRANKFORT — Several Herkimer County school districts will participate in an annual food drive later this month to help bulk up local food banks.
ALBANY (AP) — A usually routine re-election vote for four members of the state Board of Regents scheduled for Tuesday has taken on drama amid widespread furor over the rollout of tough new academic standards.
BARNEVELD — The TRAID program of Upstate Cerebral Palsy, an equipment lending library for persons with disabilities, has a new phone number — 292-1968.
UTICA — The Stanley Center for the Arts in Utica recently named its 2014 board of directors and officers.
HERKIMER — The Herkimer Garden Club conducted its February meeting in the Washburn Room of the Basloe Library with President Maria Fiorentino presiding.She thanked the hostesses for the evening, Becky Ward and Sue Walker.
ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Monday the New York State Police were successful in 15 percent of automated external defibrillators saves for individuals under sudden cardiac arrest — a rate almost double the national average of eight...
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