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Pittsburgh Zoo says mother was to blame for toddler’s death

09.12.13 | Bob Price

Attorneys for the Pittsburgh Zoo said in court documents this week that the mother of a toddler fatally mauled by a pack of wild dogs at the zoo is to blame for her son’s death and should not be allowed to sue.  The document says 34 ...

More than 20,000 People Lose Power in the Erie Area

09.11.13 | Bob Price

A widespread power outage, possibly brought on by one of the hottest days of the year, made conditions extra uncomfortable for thousands of people in the Erie region Tuesday. Power was knocked out for more than 20,000 electricity customers in Erie ...

A List of Sept. 11th Commemorations at 3 Crash Sites

09.11.13 | Bob Price

NEW YORK CITY The commemoration will take place at the National Sept. 11 Memorial & Museum plaza at the World Trade Center site. Families of victims in the 1993 and 2001 attacks will read the names of those who died, interspersed with moments ...

Eliot Spitzer Comeback Bid Falls Short in NYC Primary

09.11.13 | Bob Price

Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer won the Democratic primary for comptroller Tuesday night, ending disgraced ex-Gov. Eliot Spitzer's surprise bid to reclaim his political career. Stringer had a 52-percent-to-48-percent lead over Spitzer in ...

Police Consolidation Effort Fails in Broome County

09.11.13 | Bob Price

A vote has ended the discussion of consolidation between the Endicott Police Department and the Broome County Sheriff's office. But now a new issue will have officers' attention as a contentious union negotiation lies ahead. Village board members ...

It’s Primary Day in NY

09.10.13 | Bob Price

It’s primary day in New York and the state Attorney General's Office plans to operate a hotline during the vote so that voters have somebody to call if they're having language or access issues in casting ballots. Attorney General ...

Free App to Fight Terrorism in PA

09.10.13 | Bob Price

With the 12th anniversary of September 11th approaching, Pennsylvania State Police want to remind you there's a way to help fight terrorism using your smart phone. It’s called the "See Something, Send Something" app. The app, which is free to ...

Spitzer Confident Going into Today’s Primary

09.10.13 | Bob Price

New York’s Ex-Governor Eliot Spitzer has spent a whirlwind two months asking voters to give him another chance after a prostitution scandal ended his political career. Now he's poised to find out whether Democrats will. Polls showed Spitzer ...

Barletta a “No” Vote on Syria

09.10.13 | Bob Price

Pennsylvania Congressman Lou Barletta says he could not "in good conscience" vote in favor of a missile strike on Syria.  The Republican whose 11th congressional district covers parts of Dauphin and Cumberland counties, says the Obama ...

More Parents Opting Kids out of Standardized Tests

09.09.13 | Bob Price

"The opt-out” movement, as it is called, is small but growing. It has been brewing for several years via word of mouth and social media, especially through Facebook. It's unclear if things will change when the Common Core Curriculum and the ...

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