Republicans question CDC’s new mask guidance, House mandate

WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) — After the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday said that everyone — even those who are fully vaccinated — should wear a mask indoors if they live in a COVID-19 hot spot, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi reinstated a mask mandate on the House floor. Republicans objected to that mandate and … Read more

Olympic swimmer angry despite win, says hole in suit prevented world record

TOKYO (AP) – How dominant is Hungarian butterfly swimmer Kristof Milak right now? Ask his competitors at the Olympics. Japanese silver medalist Tomoru Honda said he had zero chance of beating Milak in the 200-meter butterfly final on Wednesday. Bronze medalist Federico Burdisso of Italy rated his own chances the same. “I think it was … Read more

Three-year-old dies following wrong-way collision

WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — A three-year-old child, officials said was not secured in his child safety seat during a wrong-way collision, has died from injuries sustained during the crash. Titan Pendleton, 3, died Monday, July 26 around 9 p.m. at Cook Children’s Medical Center in Fort Worth. Warren County man arrested for burglary after punching … Read more

Tennis player warns umpire ‘I can die’ amid extreme heat at Tokyo Games

TOKYO (AP) — Bent over in exhaustion before serving. Resting on his racket between points. Grasping for a rubber tube blowing cool air next to his seat on changeovers. Two medical timeouts and one visit from a trainer. Daniil Medvedev was struggling so much with the suffocating heat and humidity at the Ariake Tennis Park … Read more

Man arrested after teen killed, TikTok star wounded during ‘Purge’ screening at California theater

CORONA, Calif. (KTLA) – A suspect has been arrested in the “unprovoked” shooting that killed an 18-year-old woman and badly injured another teenager who were found at a Southern California movie theater as workers cleaned up the aisles, police said Wednesday. Joseph Jimenez, 20, was arrested Tuesday night at his home in the 19000 block … Read more

Warren County COVID update Wednesday, July 28

LAKE GEORGE, N.Y. (NEWS10)- Warren County is reporting five new cases of COVID-19 bringing the total number of active cases in the county to 44. Two of those cases are hospitalized in moderate condition. The county says they have seen the number of breakthrough cases in people vaccinated against COVID increase and that the majority … Read more

Gov. Cuomo: New York will mandate COVID vaccines for state employees, health care workers

ALBANY, N.Y. (WROC) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Wednesday that New York will mandate COVID-19 vaccination for state employees and patient-facing health care workers at state hospitals. The governor said state employees will have the option to test regularly instead, while the health care workers will not. The governor said he is targeting Labor Day … Read more

Campbell’s Soup debuts new labels featuring modernized design and ‘hidden elements’

(NEXSTAR) – Campbell’s is updating its soup labels with a couple of super subtle changes. The Campbell Soup Company previewed the new design on Tuesday, in a social media post promising the “same M’m! M’m! Good!® taste” despite the updated label. New label, same M'm! M'm! Good!® taste you know and love.❤️Look for our new … Read more

07/28/2021: Showers and the “muggies” take a break

The latest Storm Tracker Forecast from Meteorologist Jill Szwed. Happy Wednesday! Yesterday’s torrential rain and storms added to our already historic July rainfall. July 2021 now stands alone in the fourth spot for the wettest Julys in Albany. Interesting to note that three out of the top five stats are from the 1800s. Showers, the … Read more

‘You’re killing me’: Video shows Colorado officer choking suspect for 39 seconds, court docs say

AURORA, Colo. (KDVR) – Bodycam video called “very disturbing” by Aurora, Colorado police Chief Vanessa Wilson appears to show an officer beating, choking and threatening to kill a man during an arrest. A second officer also faces charges for not stopping her partner, in accordance with a new police accountability law. The probable cause arrest … Read more