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PA Lawmakers Call for NCAA to Remove Penn State Sanctions

11.20.14 | Terry Diener

Sixteen Pennsylvania congressmen are demanding that the NCAA release all documents related to the 2012 consent decree that required Penn State to pay $60 million and imposed a bowl ban and other penalties over the Jerry Sandusky child abuse ...

PA's Governor Elect to Push New Policies

11.20.14 | Terry Diener

Governor-elect Tom Wolf is expected to push for change affecting two high-profile industries in Pennsylvania — natural gas production and health care — when he takes office in two months. The York County Democrat successfully campaigned ...

Wanna See Photos of the Buffalo Storm? Take A Peek!

11.19.14 | Sarah Harnisch

Buffalo is poised to break the national record of 76 inches of snowfall in a 24-hour period. Here are some photos from the storm Wednesday morning.     &n...

PA Lawmakers Urge Death with Dignity Act

11.19.14 | Terry Diener

Two Pennsylvanian legislators who recently entered bills into the state House and Senate are proposing a law similar to Oregon’s Death with Dignity Act, which permits terminally ill adult Oregonians to obtain from their doctor and ...

Corbett to Push For PA Medicaid Overhaul

11.19.14 | Terry Diener

Despite his election loss this month, Gov. Tom Corbett’s lame-duck administration is moving ahead on implementing its Healthy PA Medicaid overhaul — even though Governor-elect Tom Wolf has said he plans to scrap it in favor of a ...

Buffalo Storm Keeps Hundreds Stranded, Kills 4

11.19.14 | FL News Team

Storms which brought a travel advisory for Erie County and travel bans across western New York aren’t soon expected to stop, they’ll continue dropping snow on Western New York through Wednesday. Officials said 4 four deaths can already ...

Toxic Toys Found in Albany

11.18.14 | FL News Team

Several toys being sold in Albany County contain toxic chemicals that pose health risks to children, according to a new survey. Researchers found a dozen toys on store shelves containing lead, mercury, arsenic, cadmium and more – toxic ...

Lake Effect Snow Continues for Western NY

11.18.14 | FL News Team

A lake effect snow warning is in effect for Erie, Genesee, and Wyoming counties until 1p.m. Wednesday, and for Chautauqua and Cattaraugus counties until 10 a.m. Wednesday.Western New Yorkers can expect snow accumulating 1 to 2 inches overnight ...

AG Kane Testifies Before PA Grand Jury

11.18.14 | FL News Team

Attorney General Kathleen Kane testified Monday for over 2 hours before a statewide grand jury investigating a leak by her office, but she told reporters beforehand that overlapping court orders prevent her from publicly disclosing why she ...

PA Supreme Court Seeks to Protect Elders

11.18.14 | Terry Diener

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has adopted a blueprint to improve the way Pennsylvania elders interact with the court system and are protected from abuse and neglect. The court’s 38-member Elder Law Task Force, which was appointed by the ...

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