"The best way to help jobs in Illinois is to do pension reform. To distract legislators in any way from this issue of a lifetime is just plain wrong." -- Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn on why he won't consider tax breaks for any corporation until legislators fix the state's $100 billion pension crisis.
"Looks as though both sides are having a bit of a childish tantrum." -- Neil Stanton, a visitor from Britain who had to settle for a drive around Yosemite because of the federal budget standoff.
"You expect things to happen - you don't expect them to happen in one year. I know the Lord has a reason for everything, but I don't know what it is yet." -- Daniel Morrison whose parents were killed in a fiery bus accident in Tennessee within a year of his wife dying of brain cancer.
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Buffalo Police have arrested 26-year-old Nicholas Finnegan of South Buffalo and charged him with pushing Russ Ross to his death.
The Niagara County Sheriff's responded to Saunders Settlement Road near Comstock in Cambria Friday night after receiving a tip about a suspected meth lab.
Police say there were 32 burglaries, 20 in Albion, five in Medina, four in Oakfield and three in the City of Lockport.
Firefighters had to withdraw from a smoky fire in Blasdell at a multi-dwelling home on South Park Avenue Friday night because the flames were so intense.
Call 4 Action looked into claims this week that members of BJ's Wholesale Club were paying too much on sales tax on some deeply discounted items.
State Police in Pennsylvania are investigating an alleged pedophile pastor already facing charges in Western New York.