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Binghamton student pleads not guilty in fatal stabbing

Apr. 17, 2018 9:04 AM EDT

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (AP) — A Binghamton University student accused of fatally stabbing a 19-year-old freshman in a dormitory has pleaded not guilty. A public defender representing 20-year-old Michael Roque of Massapequa, New York, entered the plea on his behalf late Monday. Roque faces a second-degree murder...

Binghamton student in custody in fellow student's death

Apr. 16, 2018 5:55 PM EDT

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (AP) — After a daylong search by multiple police agencies, a Binghamton University student was taken into custody as a suspect in the stabbing death of a 19-year-old freshman, police said Monday. Authorities did not disclose the name or any other information about the suspect at a 5 p.m....

The Latest: Student suspect in custody in campus stabbing

Apr. 16, 2018 5:38 PM EDT

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on a Binghamton University freshman found fatally stabbed (all times local): 5:30 p.m. A student suspected in the stabbing death of a 19-year-old freshman on Binghamton University's main New York campus is in custody. Police didn't release any information about the...

Tim Tebow hits 3-run homer on 1st pitch in Double-A for Mets

Apr. 5, 2018 7:41 PM EDT

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (AP) — Tim Tebow sure knows how to make an entrance. Playing his first game in Double-A ball, Tebow hit a three-run homer on the first pitch he saw. The New York Mets minor leaguer connected on a frigid Thursday night at home for the Binghamton Rumble Ponies in the Eastern League, facing...

April the Giraffe's baby has a birthday soon

Apr. 4, 2018 12:02 PM EDT

HARPURSVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — A giraffe whose birth became an internet sensation is turning a year old this month. Animal Adventure Park in Harpursville, New York, is throwing a birthday party April 15 for Tajiri (tah-JEER'-ee), the son of April and Oliver. April's pregnancy drew more than 232 million YouTube...

Mets promote Tebow to Double-A after spring training slump

Mar. 28, 2018 2:29 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Tim Tebow has been promoted to Double-A after going 1 for 18 with 11 strikeouts in big league spring training for the New York Mets. The Mets said Wednesday that the outfielder has been assigned to start the season at Binghamton of the Eastern League. The Rumble Ponies open their season at...

Police seek man in university nursing student's death

Mar. 12, 2018 6:48 PM EDT

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (AP) — Police investigating the death of a New York nursing student say they want to question a man who flew to Nicaragua before her body was found. Authorities say Orlando E. Tercero is a U.S. citizen and fellow nursing student at Binghamton University, 140 miles (225 kilometers)...

Police probe killing of upstate New York nursing student

Mar. 11, 2018 5:03 PM EDT

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities in upstate New York are investigating the death of a Binghamton University nursing student. Police tell Newsday that 22-year-old Haley Anderson, of Westbury, Long Island, was found dead at an off-campus residence on Friday. Her death was later ruled a homicide. Police...

The most and least affordable places to buy a home

Mar. 8, 2018 10:27 AM EST

Whether you can afford a home depends — a lot — on the city you want to call home. A modest income can go a long way in Cumberland, Maryland, the metropolitan area with the nation's most affordable houses. In contrast, the least affordable homes are in the San Jose, California, metropolitan area...

Foster leads Albany to 71-54 win over Binghamton

Feb. 27, 2018 10:34 PM EST

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Alex Foster had a career-best 15 points while pulling down 10 rebounds as Albany ran past Binghamton 71-54 on Tuesday night. Greig Stire also recorded a double-double as he totaled 11 points with 12 rebounds. Joe Cremo added 13 points with nine assists and David Nichols finished with 10...