WASHINGTON — A federal appeals court ruled Friday that the Supreme Court can keep protesters off its marble plaza without violating their constitutional right to free speech. The U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia said that ...Read More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumers increased their spending moderately in July, as wages and salaries made their biggest jump in eight months. Spending rose 0.3 percent in July, helped by purchases of big-ticket items such as cars, the Commerce Department ...
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PITTSBURGH — Chances are that you’ve never given your electricity meter a second thought. But in Pennsylvania, it’s increasingly likely that your meter is thinking about you. Under a 2008 state law, utilities have been installing so-called “smart meters” statewide. ...
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NEW YORK — Companies have learned to use Facebook, Instagram and other social media to drum up business and now they’re finding ways to exploit two new apps, Periscope and Meerkat. The apps allow users to stream live video using ...Read More »
Buffalo Police Officer Corey Krug, 40, of Buffalo, is now facing a second federal allegation of using excessive force. An indictment charging Krug with deprivation of rights under color of law, alleges Krug, while on duty Aug. 29, 2010, used ...Read More »
WASHINGTON — The Associated Press sued the U.S. Department of Justice Thursday over the FBI’s failure to provide public records related to the creation of a fake news story used to plant surveillance software on a suspect’s computer. AP joined ...Read More »
Preparations are underway in Syracuse to begin filming for the major motion picture, “American Dresser,” SUNY Polytechnic Institute and The Film House announced Thursday. The multi-million dollar film boasts an all-star cast led by Golden Globe winner Tom Berenger (“Major ...Read More »