List by Author: Sarah Harnisch

Computergate Trial Starts Tomorrow In Pennsylvania

01.17.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Jury selection begins tomorrow in the public corruption trial of former Pennsylvania House Speaker Bill DeWeese.  Opening statements get underway next week.  The 61-year-old Democrat is charged with illegally using taxpayer-funded ...

Evangelical Leaders Huddle To Discuss Conservative Presidential Candidates

01.13.12 | Sarah Harnisch

 Evangelical leaders across the country are gathering in Texas today to solidify their front behind a conservative candidate for President. The invite ticket included 150 different names-- like Don Wildmon of the American Family Association, ...

P.A. Governor Tom Corbett Signals He's Running Again

01.13.12 | Sarah Harnisch

    In the clearest indication yet that he will seek a second term, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett said Thursday that he intends to open the 100th Pennsylvania Farm Show. That doesn't take place till 4 years from now. "I have to ...

G-Rated Movies Generate 3 to 5 Times More Income Then R-Rated Flicks

01.12.12 | Sarah Harnisch

    In 2011, 207 R-rated movies were released, and the average movie made just 10-million dollars. In the same year, 18 rated-G movies were released, and they generated 34-million-dollars each. Media pundit Dr. Ted Baehr, founder and ...

Girl Scouts Boycotted For Allowing Transgender Boys To Join

01.12.12 | Sarah Harnisch

 A 14-year old girl is taking on Girl Scout Troops across the nation for their code of ethics. A couple of weeks ago, a story surfaced about a Colorado Girl Scout Troop that decided to admit a 7-year-old transgender child. Now, a California ...

Supreme Court Ruling Handed Down On Hiring and Firing At Religious Workplaces

01.12.12 | Sarah Harnisch

   There has been a landmark ruling out of the U.S. Supreme Court on workplace discrimination in churches. In a 9 to 0 vote, the justices agreed that churches need to have the freedom to control their workforce. Matt Staver with the ...

The Comment Period On Hydrofracking In N.Y. Is Over; What Happens Now?

01.12.12 | Sarah Harnisch

  At midnight January 11th, the comment period to weigh in on gas drilling in the Marcellus Shale in New York came to an end. What happens now? A team of 56 D.E.C. staffers will pore over some 30-thousand comments, and will reply to some, and ...

Divorce Harms Your Physical Health

01.11.12 | Sarah Harnisch

 A new review that gleaned information from dozens of different studies showed divorced adults have a higher risk of early death when they are compared to married people.  The research from the University of Arizona's David Sbarra ...

Marcellus Shale Comment Period Ends Today In New York

01.11.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Today marks an important milestone in the Marcellus Shale gas drilling debate in New York.  The four-month public comment period on a controversial drilling technique known as 'hydrofracking' ends today.  After reviewing about 30-thousand ...

Iran, Pro-Choice Bill Top Discussions On Opening Day Of N.Y. Legislature

01.10.12 | Sarah Harnisch

     New York lawmakers kickstarted the 2012 legislative session Monday by signing off on a bill that bars any company that invests in Iran's energy industry from doing business with the state. The measure now heads to Governor ...

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