List by Month: 5-2012

International Abortions Tumble; Cost A Factor

05.10.12 | Sarah Harnisch

International adoptions have fallen to their lowest levels in 15 years. Experts say the decline is attributed largely to crackdowns against baby-selling, a sputtering world economy and efforts by countries to place more children with domestic ...

Low Property Values, High Taxes In Upstate NY

05.10.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Think you're paying too much in taxes in New York? You are not alone. The conservative think tank "Empire Center for New York State Policy" came out with a report Wednesday that shows many upstate New York communities with low property values have ...

Despite What They Say, Most Moms Enjoy Being Recognized On Mother's Day

05.10.12 | Sarah Harnisch

There are just three days away from Mother's Day. A new poll by IPSOS shows half of dads don't plan to buy a gift, but most moms would like to be recognized. The poll showed 42-percent of men do not intend to purchase something for their mother or ...

Religious Leaders Respond To President Obama's Gay Marriage Stance

05.10.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Leaders of the nation's two largest religious denominations are expressing distress and sadness at President Obama's newly announced support for gay marriage. New York cardinal Timothy Dolan, who heads the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, says ...

Got Phone ??

05.09.12 | Bob Price

If you're grabbing your cell phone right now to make sure you have it with you, you may have nomophobia

Post Master General promises to keep Rural Offices Open

05.09.12 | Bob Price

The struggling U.S. Postal Service is trying to tamp down concern over its wide-scale cuts, saying it will seek to keep hundreds of rural post offices open with shorter hours.

Support for Afghan War at all-time Low

05.09.12 | Bob Price

Support for the war in Afghanistan has reached a new low, with only 27 percent of Americans saying they back the effort and about half of those who oppose the war saying the continued presence of American troops in Afghanistan is doing more harm ...

Sandusky wants trial Delayed

05.09.12 | Bob Price

Jerry Sandusky's attorney is asking for his June 5 trial to be delayed.

PA Police : No texting law is difficult to Enforce

05.08.12 | Bob Price

Lt. Gregory Thomas glanced in his rearview mirror and noticed a young woman driving with her head down near Capital City Mall.

CIA details plot to blow up U-S Aircraft

05.08.12 | Bob Price

U.S. bomb experts are picking apart a sophisticated new al-Qaida improvised explosive device, a top Obama administration counterterrorism official said Tuesday, to determine if it could have slipped past airport security and taken down a commercial ...

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