Syracuse (WSYR-TV) - The Syracuse Police are asking for help, in finding the person or persons who stabbed a 23-year-old man in the back. Investigators believe the victim was playing basketball on South Salina Street around 2 p.m. on Saturday, when he got into an argument with a group of young people. That argument ended with him being stabbed. He
Liverpool (WSYR-TV) - More than 1,800 people are dead in Nepal, after a massive earthquake hit the country's capitol Saturday morning. While the destruction lies halfway across the world, pain is being felt right here in Central New York among the local Nepal community. “Myself and my entire Nepalese community is very sad because of very big earthquake,” said Buddhi
Liverpool (WSYR-TV) - Despite a chilly Saturday morning, about 1,600 people turned out for the 10 Annual "One Piece at a Time" Autism Awareness Walk. That number includes NewsChannel 9's Beth Cefalu who emceed this year’s event in Long Branch Park in Liverpool. The Central New York Autism Society hosted Saturday’s event to raise both money and awareness for the
Syracuse (WSYR-TV)- Four-star running back Robert Washington committed to the Syracuse football program on Saturday afternoon at a press conference held in North Carolina. Washington chose Syracuse over many of college football's elite programs including Alabama, Michigan, Florida, TCU and ACC rival North Carolina according to Mike McAllister of CuseNation.com . ”I could start right off the bat,” Washington said.
Virgil (WSYR-TV) - A town of Virgil man is facing a number of charges, including vehicular homicide and drunk driving, after a crash in Cortland County that took the life of a child Friday evening. Cortland County Sheriff's Deputies say 29-year-old Daniel Haynes III was speeding on West State Road in the town of Virgil when he lost control of his
Kathmandu, Nepal (WSYR-TV/ABC News) – Officials in Nepal believe more than 1,400 people are dead after a major earthquake on Saturday. The 7.8-magnitude earthquake made its way across a swath of four countries, violently shaking and collapsing houses, leveling centuries-old temples and triggering an avalanche on Mt. Everest that officials believe killed several climbers and guides. It was the worst temblor to hit the poor
Rome (WSYR-TV) - Rome police are looking for help identifying two people suspected of removing a collection can from a restaurant. Surveillance images captured on April 18 show an adult male and female entered Arby''s Restaurant on Black River Boulevard around 9:25 p.m., according to police. Once the man and woman ordered food, police suspect they removed a can with loose
Here are the weather headlines: •A tad warmer, but still cool Sunday, highs in the low to mid 50s. •Expect more clouds Sunday. •Chance of showers arriving by Sunday evening. •Cool and unsettled Monday. •60 degree weather returns mid next week. A wedge of dry weather that kept our sky nice and sunny Saturday will be overrun by cloud cover
Syracuse (WSYR-TV) – NewsChannel 9 is back on the air for viewers who use an antenna or satellite dish. Repairs were made to our transmitter Saturday. All viewers should now be able to see NewsChannel 9 (9.1), Me-TV (9.2), and Bounce TV (9.3). If you are still unable receive NewsChannel 9, rescan for channels on your television or tuner and
Schroeppel (WSYR-TV) – Emergency personnel and State Police responded to a crash in the Oswego County town of Schroeppel on Friday evening. Four people were transported to local hospital, but police on the scene do not believe their injuries are life threatening. The two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Bankrupt Road and Route 57 was reported around 5:30 p.m.
Chester, PA (WSYR-TV) - The Syracuse University men's lacrosse team advanced to the ACC Championship game with a 9-8 win over UNC Friday night. Skaneateles alum Kevin Rice netted the game-winner with less than 2 minutes left. He had 2 goals and 2 assists for the game. Nicky Galasso led the Orange with 3 goals. West Genesee alum Dylan Donahue
East Syracuse (WSYR-TV) - Doctors are calling it a medical breakthrough in the treatment of hair loss. A new device called NeoGraft offers machine-assisted hair transplantation, with no incisions. Dr. Sang Kim, a plastic surgeon at Natural Face Centers in East Syracuse, is the first and only doctor in Central New York to offer this technology. Using the 'Follicular Unit
Cato (WSYR-TV) -- The list of people dealing with credit card fraud is growing in Cayuga County, and the crime seems to be centered in Cato and Meridian. The bogus charges are popping up as far away as New York City, and some neighbors say the impacted customers have lost hundreds of dollars. Middle school teacher Laura McGetrick got a
Syracuse (WSYR-TV) – A Liverpool man suspected of running a snowplow scam in counties throughout Central New York and beyond has been indicted in Onondaga County. A grand jury indicted Thomas Zackoski on charges including two counts of first-degree scheme to defraud and third-degree grand larceny. Zackoski has also been charged in Oneida and Tompkins counties. A number of agencies
Syracuse (WSYR-TV) - This weekend, volunteers from several organizations, businesses and schools are picking up litter -- part of an annual effort started by OCRRA more than 20 years ago. Last year alone volunteers bagged 99,000 pounds of liter – totaling more than two million pounds since the effort began in 1991. “I hope that it inspires other people to