The man who fatally shot two people at a Tallahassee yoga studio has tied to the Southern Tier. 40-year-old Scott Beierle appears to have been a student at Vestal High School. He also attended Binghamton University from 1997 to 2002, graduating with a political... Read More.
An autopsy indicates that the Binghamton University student found dead in his apartment last week probably died from a drug overdose. Police are still investigating but do not believe there was foul play involved, nor was the death a suicide. 21-year-old Like Stempa was... Read More.
The Vestal Police are investigating the unexplained death of a Binghamton University student. Sophomore Luke Stempa was found in his off-campus apartment on Wednesday night. Police say neither foul play nor suicide are suspected. An autopsy was conducted on Thursday morning. The results have... Read More.
Michael Roque was in court on Friday to accept a plea deal in the murder of a Binghamton University student last April. Roque had rejected a plea deal on Thursday. He will... Read More.
Firefighters responded to fire at Binghamton University Tuesday afternoon when some ash started on fire in a facilities building. The building was evacuated safely. One firefighter was treated for a heat related... Read More.
Binghamton University graduated thousands of students at the BU Events Center Saturday and Sunday. BU says the class of 2018 has over 4,100 graduates. While it was mostly smiles and hugs for students and families, graduation at the Decker School of Nursing was quite a bit... Read More.
Also from the Binghamon University campus this weekend, Bearcat fans are still in shock after head women’s basketball coach Linda Cimino resigned from the university. Cimino is heading to St. Francis in Brooklyn just two-years after receiving the America East Coach of the Year. The former Bearcats head... Read More.
Michael Roque was arraigned yesterday in Broome County Court on a second degree murder charge in the stabbing of Binghamton University freshman Joao Souza. Roque entered a plea of not guilty. Officials have said that Souza was targeted, but that second degree murder is the most serious... Read More.
Binghamton University is implementing new safety procedures after a fatal stabbing happened on campus earlier this month. President Harvey Stenger outlined new policies in a campus-wide email Thursday. Security cameras will be put in all residential halls that don't already have them. The university... Read More.
Binghamton University students returned to class on Tuesday following a Sunday night murder on campus, subsequent investigation, and arrest. 20-year-old Michael Roque has entered a not guilty plea in the fatal stabbing of Joao Souza at Binghamton University. A public defender represented Roque, from Massapequa New... Read More.