List by Month: 8-2019

Shooting suspect surrenders after long standoff in Philadelphia

08.15.19 | Brandon Dickson

A man that police say shot six officers is in custody after an 8-hour ordeal. Two police officers were trapped in the house for hours before they were safely freed, along with three others, by SWAT officers. Police Commissioner Richard Ross...

The first pitch of the Little League World Series starts today at 1 o'clock

08.15.19 | Bob Price

16 Teams from across the country and around the world have descended on Williamsport for the best there is in "pint-sized" baseball. Last night, the teams were treated to a Grand Slam Parade. The teams tossed candy to kids from floats as...

Archdiocese of NY slated to release 300+ names of accused abuse perpetrators

08.01.19 | Brandon Dickson

The Anderson Report on sexual abuse in the Archdiocese of New York contains the identities and details on 310 clerics accused of child abuse. The objective is to demand full disclosure by the archdiocese, Archbishop Timothy Dolan, and the...

Gov. Wolf takes steps to protect the vulnerable in Pennsylvania

08.01.19 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Governor Wolf has signed an order setting up a 25-member group that has three months to propose upgrades for care systems in the commonwealth. The move is aimed at protecting at-risk populations including older citizens in nursing homes...

Commonwealth consumers will have more choices for the Affordable Care Act

08.01.19 | Brandon Dickson

Along with the added options, rates will increase across the Keystone State next year. Pennsylvania Insurance Commissioner Jessica Altman says consumers in all 67 counties will now have more options, markets will have greater competition, and...

School officials react to Cuomo's signing of bill that bans arming teachers

08.01.19 | Brandon Dickson

Allen Buyck, Superintendent of Broome-Tioga BOCES, says it's wise for educators to focus on social and emotional aspects facing children and adults. He supports the idea of law enforcement dealing with safety concerns while teachers concentrate...

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