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U.S. Capitol Flag From 9-11 Donated To Pennsylvania

09.12.14 | Sarah Harnisch

Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert has donated the flag that flew atop the U.S. Capitol on 9/11 to the Flight 93 National Memorial in Pennsylvania. At a ceremony in Shanskville on Thursday, Hastert says the Capitol may not have remained standing ...

Cuomo Spent $60 Per Vote Tuesday; Teachout, $1.57

09.12.14 | Sarah Harnisch

The Washington Post has found New York Governor Andrew Cuomo spent 60 dollars on each vote in Tuesday's primary, while Zephyr Teachout, his opponent-- who ended up with more then a third of the vote-- spent just a 1 dollar-57 each vote. Cuomo won ...

In Spite of Primary Loss, Teachout Still Success

09.11.14 | Sarah Harnisch

When the numbers were fully tallied Wednesday, Fordham Law Professor Zephyr Teachout ended up stealing 31 of New York's 62 counties from Andrew Cuomo. Most were upstate. If you figure in downstate voters too, she still took a third of all ...

New York Opens Election Hotline in time for Primary

09.09.14 | Sarah Harnisch

It's there in case you have any questions-- and to make sure that all eligible voters are able to cast a ballot. The New York attorney general, encouraging people to report problems at 800-771-7755. Today, registered democrats will vote for their ...

Police ID Driver In Bradford County Crash That Took The Life Of A 7 Year Old

09.08.14 | Sarah Harnisch

Police have identified the pickup truck driver involved in a crash that killed a 7-year-old boy riding in a cart in Bradford County, Pennsylvania. Police say driver David Edwards was likely blinded by the sun when he hit a bicycle and attached cart ...

PA's Electric Voting System Under Fire

09.08.14 | Sarah Harnisch

Pennsylvania voters have cast ballots electronically for years, but a voter-rights group plans to argue before the state's highest court that the most widely used voting system violates state law. At issue in Wednesday's Supreme Court hearing in ...

U.S. Coast Guard Calls Off Search For Missing Rochester Developer

09.08.14 | Sarah Harnisch

The U.S. Coast Guard has suspended the search for a plane that crashed off the coast of Jamaica, carrying a prominent Rochester developer Larry Glazer and his wife Jane. Crews called off the search Sunday after searching a 37-hundred mile area for ...

16 Groups To Bid For Upstate Casinos In NY Today

09.08.14 | Sarah Harnisch

16 groups vying for 4 casino licenses in New York will present their cases today and Tuesday before a state panel in Albany-- the panel that will make the picks this fall. The 4 licenses will go in 3 regions: Albany, Catskills/Hudson Valley, and ...

Astorino And Teachout Debate Without Cuomo

09.05.14 | Sarah Harnisch

Gov. Andrew Cuomo's election foes were able to tee off on him in a debate Thursday. And it was easy: He wasn't there. With Cuomo refusing to debate his Democratic primary opponents, Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino and Democratic ...

New Sandusky Accuser

09.05.14 | Sarah Harnisch

A new accuser has sued Jerry Sandusky, Penn State and a charity the former assistant coach founded, claiming he was sexually abused about six years ago. The Centre Daily Times says the case was filed in Philadelphia last month by a Williamsport ...

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