At least 7 killed in 20-car pileup during sandstorm in Utah

KANOSH, Utah (AP) — Utah Highway Patrol says 20 vehicles were involved in a pileup crash during a sandstorm that killed at least seven people. Teen boy seen on door bell camera dies in front yard after confrontation with homeowner The agency says in a news release that the crashes happened Sunday,July, 25 on Interstate … Read more

07/26/2021: Hazy sunshine and a bit of humidity to start the week

The latest Storm Tracker Forecast from Meteorologist Jill Szwed. Happy Monday! And it is a muggy Monday at that. Conditions were just right overnight for areas of locally dense fog to develop. Keep an eye out for reduced visibility during your morning commute. Conditions will improve by 8 AM. The muggy conditions will stick around … Read more

Construction underway at Beaver Creek Clean River Project

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The city of Albany is working on the Beaver Creek Clean River Project, slated to significantly improve water quality in the Hudson. Officials are calling it the most environmentally impactful project from the city’s water department in decades. Study: NY shoreline communities to spend $101M to combat environmental damages “The environmental … Read more

Fireflies or lightning bugs?

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — Have you ever stood in a field on a warm summer evening, when all of a sudden you see tiny bright lights popping up in your field of view in the dark? Those glowing bugs signal the unofficial start of the season! Facebook has a ‘hoe’ problem, gardening group says Fireflies, … Read more

The newest Las Vegas hotels you need to know about in 2021

(NerdWallet) – The Fountains of Bellagio still erupt with choreographed blasts of water. The Taco Bell Cantina still serves one of the best meal deals (and wedding venues) on the Strip. Most of the pool parties, Cirque du Soleil shows and clubs are open and bumping. Though many of the activities in Las Vegas that … Read more

WNY family cries foul after losing appeal to keep chickens

WHEATFIELD, N.Y. (WIVB) — A Niagara County family who has been fighting to keep chickens in their backyard lost the battle at a public hearing on the matter this week. The good news for the Holzles is that they’ve worked out a deal with the farm owner adjacent to their property, so the chickens won’t … Read more

Buddy Boeheim to star in ad campaign for Three Wishes cereal

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR) — Buddy Boeheim is set to make another name, image, and likeness (NIL) first for Syracuse University. He is partnering up with “Three Wishes” cereal, becoming the first NCAA athlete to star in a commercial campaign, according to a press release.  UAlbany head coach educating players about new NIL rules You can … Read more

Empire State Weekly: Discussing timeline on Opioid Settlement Fund & reopening the northern border

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The NY Attorney General’s office has announced that more than $1.1 billion is headed to New York as part of a settlement from three opioid distributors. Almost the entire amount of that money will go directly to abatement. Local groups, like Friends of Recovery-NY and the Addictions Care Center of Albany, … Read more

Photos: See what teams wore at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics opening ceremony

(WRIC) — The 2020 Olympic Games in Japan are underway! On Friday morning, athletes walked with pride as they represented their countries during the opening ceremony. This year’s theme is “United by Emotion.” Check out what the teams wore. Sue Bird and Eddy Alvares, of the United States of America, carry their country’s flag during … Read more