List by Author: Bob Price

What goes around, come around for Buffalo Doc

09.13.13 | Bob Price

A year after being convicted of DWI in a crash that killed a Buffalo-area teenager, a doctor from western new York has found himself, the victim of a crash caused by a drunk driver. Dr. James Corasanti suffered minor injuries when ...

More than 2 million dehumidifiers recalled

09.13.13 | Bob Price

The Consumer Product Safety Commission is recalling 12 brands of dehumidifiers due to serious fire and burn hazards. At least 46 fires are believed to be linked to the dehumidifiers causing more than 2 million dollars in property damage.The CPSC ...

NY ballot wording puts rosy spin on casinos

09.12.13 | Bob Price

Want lower taxes? More money for your schools? More jobs? A referendum on the November ballot promises all that and more to New Yorkers as politicians seek to change the state constitution to allow seven Las Vegas-style casinos. The rosy language ...

New rule takes effect for jobless benefits in Pa.

09.12.13 | Bob Price

People applying to the state for unemployment benefits will now have to register on a state job-searching website to receive compensation pay. A Department of Labor and Industry spokesman says the newly finalized regulations allow the state to ...

NY agency wants reports of sick deer sightings

09.12.13 | Bob Price

New York's Department of Environmental Conservation is tracking a deadly viral disease in deer that's spread by tiny biting flies called midges. The agency is asking people to report sightings of sick or dead deer to help identify outbreaks. The ...

Pittsburgh Zoo says mother was to blame for toddler’s death

09.12.13 | Bob Price

Attorneys for the Pittsburgh Zoo said in court documents this week that the mother of a toddler fatally mauled by a pack of wild dogs at the zoo is to blame for her son’s death and should not be allowed to sue.  The document says 34 ...

More than 20,000 People Lose Power in the Erie Area

09.11.13 | Bob Price

A widespread power outage, possibly brought on by one of the hottest days of the year, made conditions extra uncomfortable for thousands of people in the Erie region Tuesday. Power was knocked out for more than 20,000 electricity customers in Erie ...

A List of Sept. 11th Commemorations at 3 Crash Sites

09.11.13 | Bob Price

NEW YORK CITY The commemoration will take place at the National Sept. 11 Memorial & Museum plaza at the World Trade Center site. Families of victims in the 1993 and 2001 attacks will read the names of those who died, interspersed with moments ...

Eliot Spitzer Comeback Bid Falls Short in NYC Primary

09.11.13 | Bob Price

Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer won the Democratic primary for comptroller Tuesday night, ending disgraced ex-Gov. Eliot Spitzer's surprise bid to reclaim his political career. Stringer had a 52-percent-to-48-percent lead over Spitzer in ...

Police Consolidation Effort Fails in Broome County

09.11.13 | Bob Price

A vote has ended the discussion of consolidation between the Endicott Police Department and the Broome County Sheriff's office. But now a new issue will have officers' attention as a contentious union negotiation lies ahead. Village board members ...

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