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Obama Coming to Buffalo

08.19.13 | Bob Price

The White House has confirmed that President Obama will visit UB when he comes to town next week. President Obama will be in Buffalo August 22. The secret service agents have been to UB's Amherst Campus scouting possible locations. President ...

Canaseraga Teen Dies in Crash

08.19.13 | Bob Price

A Canaseraga teen is dead after a car accident early Sunday morning. According to the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office, an officer spotted downed trees along White Road in Ossian around 8 a.m. Upon investigation, they discovered a vehicle ...

Wilkes-Barre Triathlon

08.19.13 | Bob Price

Hundreds of athletes tested their mettle today in the Wilkes-Barre Triathlon, held in the back mountain of Luzerne County. It’s the kind of hometown race that gives competitors a chance to run, bike and swim in and around Harveys Lake. The ...

Sandusky Settlement Reached

08.19.13 | Bob Price

The first settlement between Penn State and one of Jerry Sandusky's sexual abuse victims marks a legal milestone after negotiations that have lasted nearly a year. The attorney for a 25-year-old suburban Philadelphia man who testified at Sandusky's ...

Reaction to Common Core Results

08.08.13 | Bob Price

Thirty-one percent of New York students in elementary and middle schools were proficient in math and reading on state exams administered last spring, state officials announced Wednesday. That's down from about 65 percent in math and 55 percent in ...

PA Hires New College Chief

08.08.13 | Bob Price

Frank T. Brogan, a higher-education executive and former Florida lieutenant governor, was picked Wednesday to be the next chancellor of Pennsylvania's 14-university State System of Higher Education.  The system's board of governors unanimously ...

Gas Drilling Giant Gives up Fight with NY

08.08.13 | Bob Price

Chesapeake Energy has given up a two- year legal fight to retain thousands of acres of natural gas drilling in New York State.The company held the gas rights to nearly 230 thousand acres across eight counties in the Finger Lakes region, including ...

Gunmaker Revolts Against SAFE Act

08.08.13 | Bob Price

A firearms manufacturer says it's moving its corporate offices out of New York partly because of the state's strict new gun control law. Kahr Firearms Group of Pearl River is the first gunmaker in the state to blame the law for its departure. The ...

Common Core Results Today

08.07.13 | Bob Price

Students and parents in New York should not be alarmed if the scores on last spring's standardized tests drop sharply, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan said Tuesday. Duncan said the math and English test results that will be released ...

Montgomery County Defies PA Marriage Law

08.07.13 | Bob Price

Demand among same-sex couples for marriage licenses from an eastern Pennsylvania county official flouting state law shows no sign of slacking. A Montgomery County spokesman said 16 same-sex couples were issued marriage licenses Monday, making it ...

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