FLN News Articles

Southern Tier Soldier Critically Wounded

01.24.12 | Sarah Harnisch

A Southern Tier soldier has been seriously injured while serving in Afghanistan. 21-year-old Marine Corporal Christopher Bordoni, of Ithaca, was critically wounded in an attack involving a suicide bomber on January 18th. He's been transferred to ...

Chesapeake Energy To Slash Marcellus Shale Drilling

01.24.12 | Sarah Harnisch

The nation's second largest natural gas producer says it's slashing drilling in the United States by 45 percent. Their cuts will impact how much profit is made in Pennslyvania, and possible New York, if it allows Marceullus Drilling. Chesapeake ...

Banking Info, Social Security Numbers Stolen From Thousands of Upstate New Yorkers

01.24.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Two of upstate New York's largest power companies-- NYSEG and RG&E-- sent out warning letters to their customers Monday, saying their accounts may have been hacked. In the letter, they said there's no evidence that any customer data had been ...

History Made at the bottom of the World

01.23.12 | Bob Price

A British woman has crossed Antarctica, on her own.

4 year-old Northern New York child Helps Cops nab Suspect

01.23.12 | Bob Price

Kids say the darndest things, especially when daddy is trying to hide from the cops.

'March For Life' Attracts Hundreds of Thousands in D.C.

01.23.12 | Sarah Harnisch

The annual "March for Life" marked the 39th anniversary of Roe Versus Wade in Washington D.C. today. Several hundred thousand participants have flocked to Washington for the parade and rally that started at noon on the National Mall and will end at ...

Former Pennsylvania House Speaker's Trial Starts Today

01.23.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Opening statements for former Pennsylvania House Speaker Bill DeWeese's corruption trial began this morning. It's the culmination of a 5-year old investigation by the State Attorney General's office. Prosecutors accuse the 61-year-old of illegally ...

Charging People To Evangelize? One College In Arizona Does It!

01.20.12 | Sarah Harnisch

A college in Arizona is charging people who share the gospel. Now, attorneys for the Alliance Defense Fund asked a federal court to halt a Maricopa Community College police that puts an unconstitutional burden on visitors. ADF attorneys argued the ...

Natural Gas Drilling May Not Be Happening In New York This Year

01.20.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Political experts are saying gas drilling won't be starting in New York in 2012. Panelists on both sides of the issue discussed the future of natural gas drilling in upstate New York at a roundtable yesterday in Johnson City. Brian Shea, ...

Christian Bus Tour Kicks Off Today In South Carolina

01.19.12 | Sarah Harnisch

A "Values Voter" bus tour sponsored by the Family Research Council and the Heritage Foundation - kicked off today in South Carolina and will continue through election day. F.R.C. President Tony Perkins says the purpose of the bus tour is to uphold ...