In the past seven months Americans have dealt with Hurricane Sandy, The school shootings in Connecticut, a massive explosion at that fertilizer plant in Texas, the Boston Marathon bombings, flooding in the midwest and now tornadoes in Oklahoma. Are we in danger of information overload? Too much stress, too little ability to respond?
Albany, NY (WBEN) It was a shocking case in 2011. An infant beaten by his own father. In the eyes of one state senator, the only thing more shocking was the sentence handed down. A blil he's sponsored to toughen repeat child abuse penalties has been approved by the Senate and moves on the Assembly.
East Aurora, NY (WBEN) Mattel says its restructuring of its North American operations has led to a consolidation of positions which are part of its California headquarters. As a result, some layoffs are coming at Fisher-Price in East Aurora.