The measure has bipartisan support in the house and senate and would allow involuntary commitment of a drug user after an overdose.
The proposal is fueled by the growing opioid epidemic that is rippling across the northeast.
The ACLU says it will ...
In Bath, New York, the defense rested its case last week after calling just 10 witnesses.
Thomas Clayton is charged with paying an Elmira man to kill his wife Kelley in their Corning-area home.
The trial has lasted nearly two months.
Some inmates have already been sent to other detention facilities.
Prison staff have until Friday to say where they'd like to be transferred.
The state is still trying to figure out what it plans to do with that 24-acre site on the Ohio River, ...
The nearly century-old zoo is in serious need of an overhaul.
The most immediate need is to update the giraffe, rhino and zebra exhibits.
The zoo will also be adding a new restaurant, bigger education space and a new gift shop.
Phase one of the ...
He says ambulance services are in a state of crisis due to "a lack of personnel and a lack of financial resources."
Causer's bill would increase the fine on speeding tickets to pay for efforts to upgrade equipment and training for ambulance ...
The governor was in Buffalo yesterday and gave no time-line for when those cashless tolls will become reality.While the initial cost will be significant, Andrew Cuomo says, "long-term it's efficient."Cuomo claims cashless tolls would go a long way ...
But Senator John Eichelberger wants to eliminate those guarantees and let each school district negotiate that benefit with individual teachers’ unions.The Pennsylvania School Boards Association is on board noting that each district knows ...
The home of the Elmira Jackals minor league hockey team is in jeopardy after the city said it will not pay for renovations to the facility.Chemung County Executive Tom Santulli says if First Arena does shut down "it's going to have a very negative ...
It began it's slow journey nearly a month ago in Schenectady, New York.
The massive General Electric turbine moved along at top speeds of 5 to 10 miles per hour. Traffic detours were set up in the areas where this massive piece of machinery ...
It hasn't happened in more than 25 years.
The state House is close to the 2/3rds super-majority needed to over-rule Governor Wolf's striking down of Senate Bill 3.
The measure bans late-term and dismemberment abortions.
Wolf calls ...