New York Governor Urges Social Media CEOs To ‘Examine Their Policies’ After Buffalo Shooting

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul (D) wants social media companies to “examine their policies” as Buffalo grapples with Saturday’s violent shooting massacre orchestrated by 18-year-old white supremacist Payton Gendron. In an interview with CNN host Dana Bash on Sunday, Hochul said social media companies should be doing more to prevent the spread of white supremacist … Read more

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul Mourns Buffalo Shooting Victims: ‘I Have 10 Dead Neighbors’

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul expressed her anger and sorrow on Sunday about the racist massacre in Buffalo a day earlier, when an 18-year-old white man shot 13 people at a supermarket in a Black neighborhood, killing 10. The Democratic governor spoke at True Bethel Baptist Church in Buffalo, her hometown where the admitted white … Read more

New York shooter’s bizarre antics in lead up to killing spree: ‘He wanted to do a shooting’

A teen accused of carrying out a “racially motivated” massacre in a New York supermarket had exhibited alarming behaviors in the lead up to the shooting. A teenage white supremacist accused of murdering 10 people in a “racially motivated” massacre at a New York supermarket previously threatened to shoot a classmate at his high school … Read more

New York shooter’s bizarre antics in lead up to killing spree: ‘He wanted to do a shooting’

A teen accused of carrying out a “racially motivated” massacre in a New York supermarket had exhibited alarming behaviors in the lead up to the shooting. A teenage white supremacist accused of murdering 10 people in a “racially motivated” massacre at a New York supermarket previously threatened to shoot a classmate at his high school … Read more

US mourn victims of racist mass shooting at store

Among those killed inside the Buffalo store was a retired police officer working as an armed security guard Shocked residents of Buffalo, New York gathered Sunday at vigils and church services to mourn 10 people shot and killed by an alleged white supremacist teenager in an act one official described as “domestic terrorism, pure and … Read more

GOP Rep. Tom Reed, Who Faced Misconduct Claim, Resigns 7 Months Before End Of Term

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Congressman Tom Reed is resigning, leaving office more than seven months before the end of his term. Reed said last year that he would not seek reelection after he was accused of sexual misconduct but he announced in a speech on the floor of the US House that he … Read more

Hospitalizations Nearly Triple in Month – NBC New York

New York COVID-19 hospitalizations topped 2,000 for the first time since late February on Tuesday, rising nearly three-fold in just a month as highly contagious subvariants of omicron trigger pleas for renewed caution from officials locally and nationally. The upward trend continued Wednesday. Ace of Gov. Kathy Hochul’s latest update, 2,119 New Yorkers were hospitalized … Read more

Gov. Kathy Hochul taps Rep. Antonio Delgado as New York’s new lieutenant governor

NEW YORK – Gov. Kathy Hochul has appointed Rep. Antonio Delgado to serve as her new lieutenant governor. “I am proud to announce I am appointing Congressman Antonio Delgado, an outstanding leader and public servant, as Lieutenant Governor of New York. I look forward to working with him to usher in a new era of … Read more