List by Author: Bob Price

Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees Agreement

04.27.12 | Bob Price

It is either the end of an era for local minor league baseball in our area or the beginning of a whole new one. On Thursday Lackawanna County officials ended their more than 20-year ownership of the Triple-A franchise that has been playing in the ...

NY Seeks Action Over Verizon Service

04.27.12 | Bob Price

State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is asking a state regulator to take action against Verizon New York over mounting complaints of poor repair service for land-based telephone service that serves millions of New Yorkers.

Voter Turnout Low in PA

04.26.12 | Bob Price

Pennsylvanians voted with their feet in Tuesday’s primary. The silence of their shuffle was deafening.

Senator wants Goose Kills near NY Airport

04.26.12 | Bob Price

The problem of birds living near some of the nation's busiest airports is coming under renewed scrutiny after two emergency landings in a week and more than three years after the famous ditching of a jetliner in the Hudson River.

Secret Service Probing Another Trip

04.26.12 | Bob Price

The Secret Service is investigating news reports of other trips in which employees allegedly engaged the services of prostitutes while traveling abroad in advance of the president, an agency official said.

Charles Taylor Convicted at the Hague

04.26.12 | Bob Price

In a historic ruling, an international court convicted former Liberian President Charles Taylor on Thursday of aiding and abetting war crimes and crimes against humanity for supporting notoriously brutal rebels in neighboring Sierra Leone in return ...

Space Shuttle Discovery Lands at New Home

04.17.12 | Bob Price

Space shuttle Discovery soared around the Washington Monument and the White House in a salute to the nation's capital Tuesday before landing for the last time near its new museum home.

Penn State Officials ask for more time in preparing Defense

04.17.12 | Bob Price

The Penn State administrators accused of lying to the grand jury that investigated Jerry Sandusky are asking a judge for more time to make their latest pretrial court filing.

Gas Drilling Spurs Jobs in Wildlife, Softwear

04.17.12 | Bob Price

Before work begins on a gas well or pipeline in northern Pennsylvania, Merlin Benner or one of his colleagues walks the land looking for timber rattlesnakes, a protected species. "When we find them, we're required to move them far enough ...

VT marks 5th anniversary of Campus Massacre

04.16.12 | Bob Price

Each anniversary since the April 2007, massacre on the Virginia Tech campus, classes have been suspended for the day in memory of the 32 students and faculty killed in the rampage by a lone gunman who then killed himself.

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