List by Author: Bob Price

Common Core forum in Binghamton

11.26.13 | Bob Price

NY Education Commissioner John King said the Common Core learning standards are here to stay during a forum in Binghamton last night. The education chief defended the controversial curriculum during a tour of the Parlor City while ...

Most Christmas lights on private home ...ever !

11.26.13 | Bob Price

An Australian family has claimed the Guinness World Record by stringing up more than half a million Christmas lights around their suburban home.  The Richards family of Canberra set the record for most Christmas lights on a residential ...

Coyote bounty in Pa ?

11.26.13 | Bob Price

Rep. Mike Peifer of Honesdale thinks Pennsylvania hunters need a reason to hunt coyotes. He’s introduced a bill that would allow the Pennsylvania Game Commission to offer a $25 payment per coyote.  The State Game Commission estimates the ...

Newtown report fails to establish motive for Sandy Hook shooting

11.26.13 | Bob Price

The Newtown report has failed to determine a motive for last Decembers’ shooting rampage at Sandy Hook elementary school in Connecticut. The prosecutor who led the investigation into the Newtown school shooting says he could not determine a ...

Common Core forum in Binghamton

11.26.13 | Bob Price

New York Education Commissioner John King said the Common Core learning standards are here to stay during a forum in Binghamton last night. The education chief defended the controversial curriculum during a tour of the Parlor City while ...

Are they the bones of St. Peter ?

11.25.13 | Bob Price

The Vatican has for the first time ...publicly unveiled a handful of bones purportedly belonging to St. Peter. The display on Sunday at a special mass in St. Peter’s Square, revives a tantalizing mystery over whether the relics found in ...

Thanksgiving week storm promises to snarl holiday travel

11.25.13 | Bob Price

A Thanksgiving week storm promises to throw a curveball in millions of travel plans. A deadly winter storm that began in California and stretches to Texas threatens to wreck Thanksgiving travel plans all the way to the Atlantic.  An ...

Schumer cracks down on telemarketers

11.25.13 | Bob Price

New York Senator Chuck Schumer is introducing legislation to try to curb an increasing number of unwanted telemarketing calls. The Brooklyn Democrat held a news conference to announce his strategy against the so-called "robocalls". He says ...

70 mph speed limit next year in Pa

11.25.13 | Bob Price

Tucked away on page 89 of the 127-page transportation funding plan that the General Assembly sent to Gov. Tom Corbett last week is a provision that will allow motorists press the pedal a little harder to the metal without fear of flashing red and ...

Are they the bones of St. Peter ?

11.25.13 | Bob Price

The Vatican has for the first time ...publicly unveiled a handful of bones purportedly belonging to St. Peter. The display on Sunday at a special mass in St. Peter’s Square ..revives a tantalizing mystery over whether the relics found in ...

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