Biden touts $28.6B restaurant relief program

WASHINGTON (NewsNation Now) — President Joe Biden delivered remarks on his $28.6B restaurant relief program which is part of his recently passed American Rescue Plan. The White House said that 186,200 restaurants, bars and other eligible businesses had applied for the program over its first two days of accepting applications. More than half of the … Read more

Derek Chauvin attorney files motion for new trial, accusing prosecution and jury of misconduct

MINNEAPOLIS (NewsNation Now) — The defense attorney for Derek Chauvin has filed a motion asking for a new trial for the former police officer who was found guilty in the murder of George Floyd. Eric Nelson’s motion argues a new trial is valid for 10 different reasons, including prosecutorial and jury misconduct and denying a … Read more

Missing Minnesota 2-year-old found unharmed after traffic stop on NYS Thruway

BRUTUS, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — A two-year-old who was reported missing on Monday in Minneapolis, Minnesota was found with her 27-year-old sister after a traffic stop on the New York State Thruway. A press release from the New York State Police says Amina Mohamed, 27, was pulled over on the Thruway after law enforcement pinged Mohamed’s … Read more

Skywatchers, prepare for peaking Eta Aquarid meteor shower this week

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — The peak of the Eta Aquarid meteor shower will give you something to look forward to this week.  First supermoon of 2021: See the Pink Moon light up the night sky this month Eta Aquarid meteors occur as the Earth passes through the orbital path of the comet Halley. The … Read more

Warren County COVID update for May 4

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Warren County Health Services confirmed 10 new COVID-19 cases and six recoveries on Tuesday. The county was monitoring 58 active coronavirus cases as of Tuesday. Tracking coronavirus cases by county One case was hospitalized, unchanged from the day before. That case is still considered critical. None of Tuesday’s cases involved … Read more

May the Fourth: Disney’s ‘Star Wars Day’ celebrations include new lightsaber reveal, ‘Baby Yoda’ dessert

Everyone already knows Baby Yoda is cute, but apparently he’s also delicious. In honor of “Star Wars Day” (aka May the Fourth), Walt Disney World has revealed a Hutt-load of new details about the food, experiences and merchandise coming to Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge — as well as a sneak peek at the innovations planned … Read more

Doane Stuart School goes green with new rooftop mushroom farm installation

RENSSELAER N.Y. (NEWS10) – The Doane Stuart School hosted Avery Stempel from Collar City Mushrooms who worked with the early childhood, kindergarten, and first grade classes to install a mushroom “farm” on the school’s green roof Tuesday morning. New York State reports overall recycling rate of 90% The garden project was reportedly funded by a … Read more

Massachusetts is best state for working moms; Vermont, New York in top 10

CHARLESTON, W.V. (WOWK) — Not all states are equal when it comes to opportunities for career moms. A recent study found the best and worst states for working mothers. WalletHub’s study compared states across 17 key metrics in three categories, including child care, professional opportunities, and work-life balance. Mom task force: NY lawmakers push to … Read more

Rome Police Department looking for leads in 2019 missing persons case

ROME, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The Rome Police Department is asking for the public’s help regarding a 2019 missing persons case. Antoine Campbell, 35, of Rome, N.Y. should be celebrating his birthday Tuesday with family but has not been heard from since March of 2019, according to police. Police say Campbell’s last know address was on … Read more