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June 1, 2020

Horse Racing Resumes Today at Vernon Downs, but without Fans

VERNON – Racing can return to Vernon Downs today – except fans will be cheering their support at monitors, not at real horses in person. There […]
June 1, 2020

Rome Police Investigate After Man Shot Multiple Times on W. Park Street

ROME – The victim of a weekend shooting in Rome is not cooperating with police, so they’re hoping you will. Rome Police seek the public’s help […]
June 1, 2020

Local Wal Marts Closed Temporarily Out of Caution from Looting Threats

Wal Mart stores in North Utica, New Hartford and Rome were all closed Sunday. A spokesperson said corporate officials were monitoring situations unfolding in cities across […]

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June 1, 2020

George Floyd protests go international as demonstrations break out across the world

Xinhua/ via Getty ImagesBy GUY DAVIES, ABC News(LONDON) — Hundreds of demonstrators were seen chanting and carrying Black Lives Matter signs outside a number of U.S. […]
May 31, 2020

Coronavirus lockdown leaves hundreds of thousands of migrants without food in Russia

iStock/malerapasoBy: PATRICK REEVELL, ABC News (NEW YORK) — Zarina Ermyrzayeva lived in a two-bedroom apartment in Moscow with nine other people, all immigrant workers from Central […]
May 29, 2020

Sarah Ferguson posts message for Princess Beatrice on what would have been her wedding day

Pool/Max Mumby/Getty ImagesBy KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News(LONDON) — As with many brides around the world, Princess Beatrice had to postpone her wedding due to the coronavirus […]
May 29, 2020

Thousands crossing US-Mexico border despite nonessential travel ban, COVID-19 threat

grandriver/iStockBy IAN PANNELL, MATT GUTMAN and ENJOLI FRANCIS, ABC News(NEW YORK) — As the coronavirus pandemic grips Mexico, thousands of vehicles a day are still crossing […]
May 28, 2020

UK prime minister’s aide ‘might’ have broken coronavirus lockdown rules, police say

Leon Neal/Getty ImagesBy GUY DAVIES, ABC News(LONDON) — U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson's most senior political adviser might have broken coronavirus lockdown rules during a trip […]
May 28, 2020

China’s NPC formally approves proposal for Hong Kong national security law

danielvfung/iStockBy KARSON YIU, ABC News(HONG KONG) — China’s National People’s Congress endorsed with thunderous applause a controversial new law to ban all “activities” in Hong Kong […]