List by Author: Sarah Harnisch

The family of the late state Senator Tom Libous of Binghamton is speaking publically about trying to throw out his federal conviction

09.15.16 | Sarah Harnisch

U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara's office signaled it would not oppose the Libous Estate's push to drop his July 2015 conviction of lying to the FBI, since the former senator died of cancer while his appeal was still pending. Lawmakers are in the ...

Bruce Beemer is confirmed as Pennsylvania's new interim attorney general

08.31.16 | Sarah Harnisch

The Senate confirmed Beemer by a unanimous 44 to nothing vote. Beemer then moved to the reception room for a private swearing in. Beemer says he started his first day of work immediately. The next attorney general will be elected in November and ...

Kathleen's Kane replacement is taking the helm

08.30.16 | Sarah Harnisch

Pennsylvania lawmakers are poised to replace the state’s convicted ex-attorney general with her former top deputy. The scheduled confirmation vote today on Bruce Beemer comes nearly two weeks after Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf nominated him to ...

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf is once again calling for a statewide decriminalization of small amounts of marijuana

08.30.16 | Sarah Harnisch

He did a media blitz yesterday across the state promoting it. Dauphin County D.A. Ed Marsico says it's only a low grade misdemeanor.  He says the governor isn't giving accurate facts on his media tour.  Marsico says, "You don't go to jail ...

The mayor of Binghamton has released a video of that tractor trailor crash that took out 10 cars last week

08.30.16 | Sarah Harnisch

The video shows the moment of the crash and the vehicle was just feet away from one of the cars that burst into flames.  Bystanders jumped into action rescuing a woman from her car.  She escaped with only cuts and bruises. The tractor was ...

Maine-Endwell has taken it all at the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania

08.29.16 | Sarah Harnisch

They walked away Sunday night the best Little League team in the world. New York is your 2016 Little League world champion. It is the first Little League Championship in New York state in more than 50 years. The team from Endwell beat South Korea ...

Lanes are back open in Binghamton after a tractor trailor driver went rogue yesterday

08.26.16 | Sarah Harnisch

The truck took out car after car after car. 10 People were hospitalized, none killed. It happened on Route 17 eastbound between Exit 70 to the Insterstate-81 interchange at Exit 72. Two drivers and a Binghamton police officer pulled one woman ...

Fourteen people are homeless today in Ashland, Pennsylvania after a fire tore through three row homes

08.26.16 | Sarah Harnisch, Traci Lynn Woolsey

One of those homes belonged to the fire chief of the town.  After 46 years of fighting fires, Ashland Fire Chief Philip Groody says, "Thank God there's nobody hurt.  None of us were home. We were all working. Now it's time to pick up the ...

An athiest group in Pennsylvania has filed a federal lawsuit asking that they be allowed to give their own invocation at the opening of each session

08.26.16 | Sarah Harnisch

The group Pennsylvania Nonbelievers filed the lawsuit Thursday against House Speaker Mike Turzai and five lawmakers. Republicans fired back for the first time last night. Cumberland County State Representative Steven Bloom says there's no gray ...

A direct flight from New Jersey to Toronto changed planes three times yesterday, including once in Rochester

08.26.16 | Bob Price, Sarah Harnisch

The United Airlines flight was greeted by fire trucks on the tarmac at the Rochester International Airport. For the passengers on board, it was the second emergency landing of the day. Their first plane had to turn around at Newark. Lee Hazan and ...

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