List by Author: Bob Price

A judge will allow the New York Farm Bureau to intervene in a lawsuit

10.25.16 | Bob Price

The lawsuit could dramatically affect farm wages in the state. The agriculture group is fighting the ACLU which wants to give farm-workers the right to unionize. The Farm Bureau says such a move would lead to higher labor costs and strikes among ...

The candidates for a pivotal Pennsylvania U.S. Senate race debated last night

10.25.16 | Bob Price

Democrat Katie McGinty and Republican Pat Toomey focused their fire-power on abortion, police brutality, and negative advertising.The candidates also weighed in on student debt, gun control and combating ISIS.McGinty and Toomey debated in an ...

The trial of the first of three men charged in the murder of a Steuben County mother is underway today in Bath, NY

10.24.16 | Bob Price

45 year-old Michael Beard of Elmira is accused of killing 35 year-old Kelly Clayton in her South Corning home last September. Police say Beard was hired by Thomas Clayton, a former Elmira Jackals hockey player, to kill his wife. A third man, 49 ...

State and federal officials are on the scene today of a ruptured gas-line in Lycoming County Pennsylvania

10.24.16 | Bob Price

It was triggered by last week's epic rainstorm that swamped hundreds of homes and killed a 65 year-old man. Governor Wolf toured the flood damage over the weekend.  He says, "we all need to work as hard as we can to make sure people recover ...

New York Senator Chuck Schumer is pushing for a one-time payment of nearly $600 to Social Security recipients

10.24.16 | Bob Price

He says the recently announced cost-of-living adjustment is not enough, and he blames it on a flawed funding formula.   The senator says seniors' spending habits are unique to seniors.  They typically spend more when it comes to health ...

It's judgement day for Kathleen Kane

10.24.16 | Bob Price

The 50 year-old former Pennsylvania attorney general will be sentenced today in Norristown. Kane was convicted in August of leaking grand jury material and then lying about it under oath. The sentence could range from probation to as much as 12 ...

Penn State former president calls aides’ charges ‘injustice’

10.21.16 | Bob Price

Former Penn State President Graham Spanier testified Thursday that he issued a statement the day two of his top lieutenants were charged in the Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal, calling the allegations groundless, because he had developed deep ...

Pennsylvania elections official pushes back on fraud claims

10.21.16 | Bob Price

Pennsylvania's top elections official says the state's election results cannot be hacked because voting machines and tabulating systems aren't connected to the internet. Secretary of the Commonwealth Pedro Cortes also said Thursday that says ...

Elevated lead found in Lackwanna schools water

10.21.16 | Bob Price

Water quality tests have detected elevated levels of lead in multiple sources across the Lackawanna City School District, prompting the district to temporarily turn off certain faucets and drinking fountains. That's according to a letter sent to ...

LAST STAND? New York GOP faces ‘pivotal election’

10.21.16 | Bob Price

New York hasn’t elected a Republican presidential candidate since 1984 and hasn’t picked a Republican for a statewide seat since 2002. The party’s last bastion of power is the state Senate, and it holds a one-seat majority ...

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