FLN News Articles

The Inauguration

12.18.08 | FL News Team

One hundred seventy-five New Yorkers and their guests are heading to President-elect Barack Obama's historic inauguration.

Digital TV Transition

12.18.08 | Alan Gustafson

It is coming February 17, 2009. Are you ready?

Healthcare Coverage Could Be Cut for NY Seniors

12.18.08 | Bob Price

Healthcare activists are warning seniors could see cutbacks in prescription drug coverage...

Mail Scare at PA Capitol

12.18.08 | Bob Price

Part of the Pennsylvania Capitol was shut down for an hour yesterday after a suspicious looking envelope arrived in the governor's mail.

PA School Pension Fund Bonuses Ending

12.16.08 | Alan Gustafson

Pennsylvania's public school pension fund lost $1.8 billion this fiscal year. The loss did not stop investment staff members from receiving more than $854,000 in bonuses.

Cigarette Tax on NY Reservations

12.16.08 | Dee Haley

The last time a New York governor signed a bill to tax the sale of cigarettes on Indian property, tire fires were set in protest along Interstate 86. What will happen now?

Same-Sex Couple Rights Expanded in NY

12.16.08 | Sarah Harnisch

Married same-sex couples in New York state can now list both of their names on their children's birth certificates. It is a policy shift never before allowed in the state.

Paterson's Budget Plan

12.15.08 | Alan Gustafson

New York Governor David Paterson goes public this week with his budget blueprint.

Early Voting in Pennsylvania?

12.15.08 | Alan Gustafson

Could early voting be coming to Pennsylvania? Some state lawmakers want to see it happen.

Friday's Ice Storm

12.15.08 | Sarah Harnisch

It is being described as one of the worst ice storms in twenty years in in New York, and it has left many residents without power.