Ithaca man arrested following alleged domestic incident

Ithaca man arrested following alleged domestic incident

ITHACA, N.Y. (WENY) -- An Ithaca man was arrested Thursday following a violent incident in the city. Ithaca Police arrested 40-year-old Gregory Hayden after allegedly stopping him while he was in the process of beating someone. Police say someone at the s

November 25th, 7:52 AM EST by Kurt Martone
Midterms free of feared chaos as voting experts look to 2024

Midterms free of feared chaos as voting experts look to 2024

Fears of aggressive poll watchers sowing chaos at polling stations or conservative groups trying to intimidate votes didn't materialize on Election Day as many election officials and voting rights experts had feared.

November 25th, 7:34 AM EST
NATO vows to aid Ukraine 'for as long as it takes'

NATO vows to aid Ukraine 'for as long as it takes'

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg says the military organization stands ready to help Ukraine defend itself against Russia “for as long as it takes.”.

November 25th, 5:44 AM EST
Biden brings Thanksgiving pies to Nantucket first responders

Biden brings Thanksgiving pies to Nantucket first responders

President Joe Biden has delivered pies to Massachusetts firefighters for Thanksgiving.

November 24th, 10:09 PM EST
Bombed, not beaten: Ukraine's capital flips to survival mode

Bombed, not beaten: Ukraine's capital flips to survival mode

Kyiv's mayor says that 70% of the Ukrainian capital has been left without power after Moscow unleashed yet another devastating missile barrage on Ukraine’s energy infrastructure.

November 24th, 6:39 PM EST
Writer who accused Trump of 1990s rape files new lawsuit

Writer who accused Trump of 1990s rape files new lawsuit

A writer who accused former President Donald Trump of rape filed an upgraded lawsuit against him Thursday in New York, minutes after a new state law took effect allowing victims of sexual violence to sue over attacks that occurred decades ago.

November 24th, 1:43 PM EST
Ford recalls over 634K SUVs due to fuel leaks and fire risk

Ford recalls over 634K SUVs due to fuel leaks and fire risk

Ford is recalling over 634,000 SUVs worldwide because a cracked fuel injector can spill fuel or leak vapors onto a hot engine and cause fires.

November 24th, 10:18 AM EST
'Bodies drop' as Walmart manager kills 6 in Virginia attack

'Bodies drop' as Walmart manager kills 6 in Virginia attack

Virginia police said multiple people are dead and others are wounded after a shooting at a Virginia Walmart on Tuesday night.

November 23rd, 8:45 PM EST
NYPD: No known threats to Macy's parade, but tight security

NYPD: No known threats to Macy's parade, but tight security

New York is planning tight security around the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in the wake of mass shootings elsewhere in the U.S. Police said Wednesday that there’s no known, credible threat to the famed event itself.

November 23rd, 8:05 PM EST
Local suicide support group holds annual Toy Drive in honor of lost loved ones

Local suicide support group holds annual Toy Drive in honor of lost loved ones

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- Members of a local suicide support group in the Southern Tier are honoring their lost loved ones by giving back to the community this holiday season. Smile Through The Storms

November 23rd, 8:08 AM EST by Katerina Belales
Ithaca City School District superintendent subpoenaed following safety concerns

Ithaca City School District superintendent subpoenaed following safety concerns

ITHACA, N.Y. (WENY) -- A State Supreme Court Judge subpoenaed the superintendent of Ithaca City School District to appear in court after students, parents and faculty members voiced their concerns over the district's response to school threats. According

November 23rd, 7:35 AM EST by Katerina Belales
Cops investigating Idaho stabbings say stalker tips unproven

Cops investigating Idaho stabbings say stalker tips unproven

Authorities investigating the stabbing deaths of four University of Idaho students as they slept say detectives have looked extensively into information that one of the victims had a stalker and have not been able to verify it.

November 22nd, 10:14 PM EST
Army vet, Navy officer stopped gunman at Colorado gay club

Army vet, Navy officer stopped gunman at Colorado gay club

Colorado Springs police is crediting two men for subduing a gunman at a gay club on Saturday night and saving lives in the process.

November 22nd, 7:04 PM EST
Thanksgiving travel rush is back with some new habits

Thanksgiving travel rush is back with some new habits

The holiday travel rush is already on, and it could spread out over more days than usual this year.

November 22nd, 4:49 PM EST
VP Harris urges defense of sovereignty in South China Sea

VP Harris urges defense of sovereignty in South China Sea

U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris will fly to a western Philippine island province at the edge of the South China Sea to amplify America’s support to its treaty ally and underline U.S. interest in freedom of navigation in the disputed waters.

November 22nd, 6:44 AM EST
Wave of sex abuse lawsuits seen as NY opens door for victims

Wave of sex abuse lawsuits seen as NY opens door for victims

Sexual assault victims in New York are getting a one-time opportunity to sue their abusers under a new law expected to bring a wave of litigation against prison guards, middle managers, doctors and prominent figures including former President Donald Trump.

November 22nd, 12:39 AM EST
Biden pardons Thanksgiving turkeys: 'No ballot stuffing, no fowl play'

Biden pardons Thanksgiving turkeys: 'No ballot stuffing, no fowl play'

By Betsy Klein, CNN

November 21st, 1:10 PM EST
Stories from Ukraine: Volunteers Prep Food for Soldiers

Stories from Ukraine: Volunteers Prep Food for Soldiers

LVIV, UKRAINE- Our coverage of Stories from Ukraine continues. Our crew came across a group of people from all over the world volunteering in Ukraine. Their mission? To provide food for the soldiers fighting at the front. Pulling out bags and bags of food

November 20th, 7:02 PM EST by Rachel Knapp
NASA capsule on way to moon after launch by giant new rocket

NASA capsule on way to moon after launch by giant new rocket

NASA’s new moon rocket has blasted off on its debut flight with three test dummies aboard.

November 19th, 7:20 PM EST
Stories from Ukraine: PA Company Preps to Help Rebuild Ukraine

Stories from Ukraine: PA Company Preps to Help Rebuild Ukraine

KRAKOW, POLAND- Our coverage of Stories from Ukraine continues. Many people have wondered when will this war come to an end. For one local Erie, Pennsylvania company, they’re prepping for how they can help Ukraine when that day comes. In the old nor

November 19th, 2:39 PM EST by Rachel Knapp
Stories from Ukraine: Lviv Locals Share What Life is Like in Ukraine
Stories from Ukraine: Lviv Locals Share What Life is Like in Ukraine

Other than just a checkpoint or two along the way, driving through the western Ukrainian city of Lviv looked just like a normal day.

November 17th, 7:57 PM EST
Starbucks workers strike at more than 100 US stores
Starbucks workers strike at more than 100 US stores

Starbucks workers at more than 100 U.S. stores say they're going on strike Thursday.

November 17th, 5:09 AM EST
Cayuga Addiction Recovery Service Celebrates 50 years
Cayuga Addiction Recovery Service Celebrates 50 years

Leadership and staff for the Cayuga Addiction Recovery Service (CARS) came together at the Hotel Ithaca on Wednesday, November 16th to celebrate the organization's 50th anniversary.

A 'barbed wire curtain' rises in Europe amid war in Ukraine
A 'barbed wire curtain' rises in Europe amid war in Ukraine

The fall of the Berlin Wall more than 30 years ago symbolized hope for cooperation with Moscow.

November 17th, 3:19 AM EST
Tips for Transporting Food For the Thanksgiving Holiday
Tips for Transporting Food For the Thanksgiving Holiday

TSA is sharing tips for transporting food through airports for the Thanksgiving holiday.

New York Announces Grand Prize Winners in Clean Transportation Program
New York Announces Grand Prize Winners in Clean Transportation Program

New York awarded ten grand prize awards as part of the state's $85 million dollar Clean Transportation Prizes program.

Same-sex marriage legislation clears key Senate hurdle
Same-sex marriage legislation clears key Senate hurdle

Senate Democrats are moving ahead with legislation to protect same-sex and interracial marriage.

November 16th, 12:11 AM EST
Stories from Ukraine: The Ukraine-Poland Border Crossing
Stories from Ukraine: The Ukraine-Poland Border Crossing

MEDYKA, POLAND - Our coverage of Stories from Ukraine continues. Our crew visited the Poland-Ukraine border following the recent missile strike in Ukraine. It is a cold and rainy day en route to the Ukraine border crossing in Medyka, Poland. When we got t