List by Author: Bob Price

2 men drowned in the fast-moving Niagara River in Buffalo

06.26.18 | Bob Price

Police say they were trying to get driftwood for a furniture project. As one struggled in the water, the other dove in to try and save him. Both men went under and did not resurface. One was 29-years old, the other, 46. Buffalo Police Captain...

Cuomo orders NY to make services available to asylum-seeking illegal immigrants

06.26.18 | Bob Price

Andrew Cuomo's been highly critical of President Trump's "zero tolerance" policy toward illegal immigration. The governor has instructed social services to meet the needs of hundreds of migrant children being housed at New York foster-care...

A 280-page report on capital punishment has been published in PA

06.26.18 | Bob Price

A bi-partisan group of state lawmakers authored it. It finds grave concerns with the current state of the death penalty in Pennsylvania. Since 1985, nearly 500 death warrants have been signed in the commonwealth, but only three condemned...

One Democratic candidate for NY governor calls ICE a terrorist group

06.22.18 | Bob Price

Gov. Cuomo's challenger in next week's primary has raised a few eyebrows by what she said about the immigration debate. Cynthia Nixon is calling ICE a terrorist organization. She's endorsed the abolishment of the Immigration and Customs...

Rattlesnake surprises upstate NY motorist

06.22.18 | Bob Price

The rattler encounter happened in the Delaware County town of Hancock when a rattlesnake curled up on the engine block. The man says he made the discovery while trying to jump start his car. The New York DEC was able to pull the snake from the...

PA's top 2 Republicans are at odds over new sanctity of life legislation

06.22.18 | Bob Price

House Speaker Mike Turzai is holding up anti-hazing legislation because Senate leader, Jake Corman refuses to act on a measure to ban down syndrome abortions. Turzai says he'll also stall human trafficking legislation so long as the Senate drags...

Gov. Cuomo wants to know the whereabouts of 700 immigrant children residing 'somewhere in NY

06.22.18 | Bob Price

Andrew Cuomo says, as governor, it's his "state legal responsibility" to know the location of the children who were separated from their parents at the U.S. border. Cuomo says the Department of Health and Human Services refuses to say where they...

House moves to amend medical marijuana law's research rules

06.21.18 | Bob Price

State lawmakers moved Tuesday to reinstate the research provision of Pennsylvania's medical marijuana law, a month after a court decision left it in limbo. The House voted 167-31 to change the law by laying out more explicitly the goal of its...

Warning Residents Of Construction Scammers

06.21.18 | Bob Price

Erie County Comprtoller Stefan Mychajliw is warning residents of possible construction scammers. Recently the comptrolller says he has seen Erie County Families become victims of contractors who promise work only to receive the money and...

In Pennsylvania, it's budgeting the election-year way.

06.21.18 | Bob Price

It seems almost too easy to say it, but the 2018-19 state budget set for a vote in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives Wednesday does have all the elements of an election-year budget. And why not? This is 2018 after all. In a few short...

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