BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — TV's "House of Cards" and the movie "Promised Land" are being recognized for their eco-friendly messages.
The Netflix show and the Focus Features film were honored by the Environmental Media Association Saturday night at its 23rd annual awards presentation. The organization aims to channel the power of celebrity and media to promote sustainable behaviors and ecological awareness.
The HBO documentary "Gasland Part II" and reality show "VICE" also won awards, along with the ABC comedy "Last Man Standing" and Nickelodeon's "Nick News with Linda Ellerbee."
Matt Damon accepted the Ongoing Commitment award and Hayden Panetierre received the Futures award at the private event, held at Warner Bros. Studios in Burbank, Calif.
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A Town of Tonawanda restaurant owner has been arrested and charged with strangulation and assault.
Viewers sent in photos from the snowfall around Western New York on December 11, 2013.
A house became engulfed in flames on Route 243, in Rushford, early Wednesday morning.
Travel advisory for Southern Erie County. Travel ban in North Collins. Travelers advised to avoid I-90 between Exit 57 and Exit 61. Portions of I-90 closed. More info:
Lakes will remain active on and off through the weekend.
One third of Canadians receive their mail straight to their door but that will soon be changing. Canada Post will phase out their door-to-door delivery over the next five years.