Biden to greet Prince and Princess of Wales while in Boston

Biden to greet Prince and Princess of Wales while in Boston

CNN  —  President Joe Biden will greet the Prince and Princess of Wales while in Boston for a fundraiser Friday, the White House said Wednesday. The Royal couple is visiting Boston for the second annual Earthshot Prize Awards Ceremony, an ambitious initiative founded by Prince William to help tackle some of the planet’s most pressing … Read more

Buffalo grocery store mass shooter pleads guilty to murder and terrorism charges

Buffalo grocery store mass shooter pleads guilty to murder and terrorism charges

CNN  —  The man accused of killing 10 people and injuring more than a dozen at a grocery store in a predominantly Black neighborhood of Buffalo, New York, pleaded guilty Monday to state charges of murder, domestic terrorism, and attempted murder as a hate crime. Payton Gendron, a 19-year-old White man, pleaded guilty Monday to … Read more

Pilot and passenger trapped after small plane crashes into Maryland powerlines

Pilot and passenger trapped after small plane crashes into Maryland powerlines

CNN  —  Rescue operations are underway in Maryland after the pilot and passenger of a small plane became trapped after crashing into power lines Sunday, local officials said. Rescue units were dispatched at 5:30 p.m. to reports of a small airplane that had flown into the power lines in Montgomery County, according to Pete Piringer, … Read more

More than 3,500 US flights delayed Sunday as major storm system hampers travel

More than 3,500 US flights delayed Sunday as major storm system hampers travel

New York CNN  —  A severe weather system across several parts of the United States has prompted the three major airports servicing New York City to urge passengers to arrive early for flights on what is expected to be one of the busiest travel days of the year. As of Sunday afternoon, 3,507 flights into, … Read more

E. Jean Carroll sues Trump for battery and defamation as lookback window for adult sex abuse survivors’ suits opens in New York

E. Jean Carroll sues Trump for battery and defamation as lookback window for adult sex abuse survivors’ suits opens in New York

CNN  —  Ex-magazine columnist E. Jean Carroll sued former President Donald Trump for battery and defamation under a new New York law that allows adults alleging sexual assault to bring claims years after the attack. Carroll filed the lawsuit Thursday, the first day that civil lawsuits can be brought under the new law, the Adult … Read more

Lawsuits expected as window for sexual abuse claims opens under New York adult survivors act

Lawsuits expected as window for sexual abuse claims opens under New York adult survivors act

New York CNN  —  Adult survivors of sexual abuse now can sue their abusers in New York – even if the statute of limitations on their claims has expired – under a state law that goes into effect Thursday. The new law gives adult survivors of sexual assault one year to file lawsuits against their … Read more

Buffalo snow: Western New York digs out from up to 6 feet of accumulation

Buffalo snow: Western New York digs out from up to 6 feet of accumulation

CNN  —  Heavy snow is expected to keep piling up in western New York state through Sunday after a historic storm saw the Buffalo area logging record snowfall totaling more than 6 feet in some areas. Just after 11 p.m. Saturday, the National Weather Service in Buffalo issued a special weather statement warning a band … Read more

2 men arrested, 1 with Nazi arm-band, accused of making threats to attack New York synagogue, NYPD says

2 men arrested, 1 with Nazi arm-band, accused of making threats to attack New York synagogue, NYPD says

CNN  —  Two men have been arrested and charged in connection with online threats to attack a New York City synagogue, multiple law enforcement sources have told CNN. New York Police Commissioner Keechant Sewell announced the arrests in a statement Saturday. Investigators from the FBI/NYPD Joint Terrorism Task Force and the NYPD Counterterrorism and Intelligence … Read more

Photos: Snowstorm in Buffalo | CNN

Photos: Snowstorm in Buffalo | CNN

Heather Ahmed shovels snow on Saturday, November 19. She is among many residents of the Buffalo, New York, area who have to dig out thanks to a historic storm. John Normile/Getty Images Updated 1746 GMT (0146 HKT) November 19, 2022 Heavy snowfall is pounding parts of western New York state. A historic storm, which has … Read more

Buffalo snow: Historic storm slams western New York with nearly 6 feet of snow

Buffalo snow: Historic storm slams western New York with nearly 6 feet of snow

CNN  —  A historic snowstorm is slamming western New York state Saturday with over 6 feet of snow in some places, closing roads, triggering driving bans and canceling flights the weekend before the Thanksgiving holiday. Extreme snowfall “will produce near zero visibility, very difficult to impossible travel, damage to infrastructure, and may paralyze the hardest-hit … Read more