Recent News

Utica Police on Thursday honored more than 20 officers for courage on the job every day and for making the city streets safer. The Ed Ruffing/Ken […]
May 24, 2019
Dinky 293 Atlantean Bus, Superb Condition in Good Original Box

Choices for Utica Fire Chief are Clear After Civil Service Test Scores Reveal 3 Eligible Candidates

CORGI 424 FORD ZEPHR ESTATE CAR VNM The City of Utica’s choices for a new Fire Chief is now clear. The city has finally received the civil service test scores and they revealed […]
The Salvation Army is closing its Utica thrift store on June 15. After that, you’ll have to go to a Rome or Ilion store to shop […]


National News

  • Spark 1 43 Scale Resin Model Car S0631 - Lister Storm GTS Le Mans 1995
    1 43 Nigel Mansell 1989 1990 Ferrari figurine figure Standing MFH
    More ‘Varsity Blues’ parents plead guilty as one parent who previously pleaded guilty in college admissions scandal assaulted by son
    iStock/Graffizone(NEW YORK) -- A few days before beverage magnate Gregory Abbott pleaded guilty to a conspiracy charge in connection with the college admissions cheating scam, police say he was beaten up by one of his children in the family's swank Fifth Avenue home. Malcolm Abbott, who raps u..
  • Spark S3933 Copersucar FD01 F1 Presentation 1975 - 1 43 Scale
    DNY59/iStock(GORDON, Wis.) -- Jayme Closs vowed to never let her kidnapper take her freedom or her spirit from her in a powerful statement read at the sentencing hearing of Jake Patterson, the 21-year-old Wisconsin man who pleaded guilty to abducting 13-year-old Closs, killing her parents and then h..
  • 1 18 OttO PEUGEOT 205 T16 EVO 2 Group.B RALLY Ypres 'BELGA Team' GTi TURBO 16
    Minichamps BMW M4 DTM (F82) 'RMG' DTM Champion 2014 - Marco Wittmann 1 43 Scale DNY59/iStock(GORDON, Wis.) -- Relatives of 13-year-old Jayme Closs spoke movingly at Friday's sentencing hearing for Jake Patterson, the Wisconsin man who pleaded guilty to abducting Closs, killing her parents and then holding her captive until she escaped. The 21-year-old pleaded guilty in ..
  • Brooklin 1 43 Scale BRK91 - 1954 Kaiser Darrin Light Green
    Matchbox lesney Kingsize MERCURY COUGAR - K 21
    WXYZ(DETROIT) -- Calls to a tip line led to the arrests of five former Michigan priests over allegations of sexual misconduct. Michigan's attorney general announced the arrests Friday and detailed the charges against the men, who previously worked at different dioceses in the state. Michigan ..
  • Dinky Capri Rally 2214 Mint Boxed. Rare Light bluee Interior
    Beverage magnate who pleaded guilty in college admissions scandal assaulted by son
    Corgi 75804 - MAN Curtainside - Eddie Stobart Ltd Edition No. 0004 of 5000 iStock/Graffizone(NEW YORK) -- A few days before beverage magnate Gregory Abbott pleaded guilty to a conspiracy charge in connection with the college admissions cheating scam, police say he was beaten up by one of his children in the family's swank Fifth Avenue home. Malcolm Abbott, who raps u..
Norev 1 18 Diecast Metal Model Car 184880 - 1987 Peugeot 209 GTi -Vallelunga Red
May 24, 2019

3 more die on Mount Everest amid heavy crowding

iStock/Zzvet(NEW YORK) -- A total of five people have died this week on Mount Everest, as crowds of climbers experienced bottlenecks in the rush to take advantage of a short window of good weather to attempt the world's highest summit. Three deaths were reported on Thursday, and two others died on Wednesday. The deaths come amid reports of massive crowding on the mountain. Around the Hillary Step, where climbers have to go single-file, there were reports of two-to three-hour delays on Wed..
IXO SF02 00 Ferrari F2000 USA GP 2000 World Champion - M Schumacher 1 43 Scale midesi69/Twitter(LYON, France) -- An explosion in the French city of Lyon on Friday left eight people with minor injuries, local officials said on social media. The blast occurred at the corner of Victor Hugo Street and Sala Street, and authorities are urging people to avoid the area. The New York Police Department's counter-terrorism division said in a message on Twitter that they were "closely monitoring" the incident and "reports of a package explosion." In January, a science building at..
May 24, 2019
Guisval pilen spain CEMENT MIXER - 175 boxed
ROS New Holland T7070 Tractor 1 32 Scale Boxed NEW

New charges against Julian Assange prompt outcry from Edward Snowden, civil liberties groups

DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP/Getty Images(LONDON) -- Julian Assange has always been a lightning-rod for controversy, but the latest charges against him have journalism watchdog groups crying foul. Assange, the WikiLeaks founder, was charged by U.S. authorities Thursday of violating the Espionage Act. Now there's a debate whether prosecutors can claim the same about journalists who publish stories on state secrets. The Department of Justice is defending he charges against Assange. According to Ass..
May 24, 2019
Corgi Mettoy MT00101 1 35 Scale Tin Plate London Transport Routemaster Bus 8A
Corgi AA39004 Westland Lynx AH1 XZ666 655 Sqn (The Scottish Horse) 1000 of 1000

UK Prime Minister Theresa May resigns in wake of mismanaged Brexit

Starter 1 43 Scale built kit - 4X4 - Ford Sierra 4X4 Fina RAC Rally 1991 Duez Leon Neal/Getty Images(LONDON) — U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May on Friday announced her resignation, putting an end to months of speculation over her future because of her handling of Brexit. "It is now clear to me that it is in the best interests of the country to have a new prime minister," May told reporters. She said she will be resigning on June 7. "It is a matter of deep regret that I have not been able to deliver Brexit," May added. "My successor will have to find a consensus. Consensus ..
May 24, 2019
Minichamps Williams FW34 2012 - Bruno Senna 1 43 Scale

10 dead, 8 missing after boat capsizes in China

MINICHAMPS YAMAHA YZR-M1 FORTUNA GAULOISES TECH 3 M MELANDRI 04 122 043033 1 12 yorkfoto/iStock(GUIZHOU, China) -- At least 10 people are dead and eight missing after a boat capsized on a river in southwestern China. The vessel capsized in the remote Banrao village of Guizhou province. Police arrested the captain, and the others who were rescued were rushed to a hospital. Accidents on Chinese waterways have declined in recent years because of an increased government emphasis on safety. Copyright © 2019, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.
Corgi Toys - Standard Vanguard III Saloon - No. 207 - BOXED - Vintage Toy Car e1 May 23, 2019
START SCALE MODELS. Zil 130. Ambulance. Yellow Red. 1 43. SSM 1065
Corgi No 50 Massey Ferguson 65 + A trailer No 51 Both Boxed
Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan (US Department of Defense)(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. Central Command is requesting additional defensive capabilities that could lead to as many as 5,000 to 10,000 additional troops being sent to the Middle East to deter Iran, a U.S. official told ABC News. On Thursday afternoon, acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan confirmed that the Pentagon is asking for more forces, but would not confirm any numbers, saying that it was not 5,000 or 10,000. "What..
Norev 1 18 Scale Diecast - 187636 Porsche 911 RS Touring 1973 White Green
Burago 1 18 Scale Diecast LTD YELLOW Ferrari 250 Le Mans Yellow Model car
Western Models 1 43 Scale SW5 - 1954 Bentley Continental R Type - Metallic Brown