FLN News Articles

Federal Judge Stops Texas Law on Women's Health

05.01.12 | Bob Price

A federal judge in Austin has stopped Texas from banning Planned Parenthood from participating in the state's Women's Health Program.

May Day Protests feature Immigrant, labor and Occupy Groups

05.01.12 | Bob Price

The most visible organizing effort by anti-Wall Street groups since Occupy encampments were dismantled last fall are being planned for May Day, a change from recent years when protests on the international workers' holiday focused on immigrant ...

Secret Service to Undergo Ethics Training

05.01.12 | Bob Price

U.S. Secret Service agents will be getting ethics training from professors at Johns Hopkins University following a prostitution scandal in Colombia.

Death of Bin Laden ....One Year Later

05.01.12 | Bob Price

It was on this date one year ago that President Obama declared "justice had been done".

PA Schools let students bring mobile technology into the Classroom

04.30.12 | Bob Price

As they enter the classroom that serves as the newsroom for Lower Dauphin High School’s student newspaper, The Falcon Flash, each student grabs a laptop from a cart. The school allows students to use their electronic devices in the classrooms. ...

PA towns that rely on State Police Protection may have to fork over more money

04.30.12 | Bob Price

There’s a secret tucked in the rolling green hills east of Middletown, in the farmland outside Carlisle and throughout the rural areas that still comprise most of the midstate. You’re helping to pay for the police protection that residents who ...

Gas-drilling Job Training programs pop up in NY

04.30.12 | Bob Price

Rick Allen moved to upstate New York to escape the rat race and tension of Washington, D.C., but when he arrived in his hometown, the 49-year-old electronics technician couldn't find a job.

Most NY Schools will comply with Tax Cap Law

04.30.12 | Bob Price

Most school districts in New York have complied with new state-imposed taxing limits in the budgets they'll put before voters next month.

Obama Flips on Farm Chore Rules

04.27.12 | Bob Price

Under pressure from farming advocates in rural communities, the Obama administration withdrew a proposed rule Thursday that would have applied child labor laws to family farms.

Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees Agreement

04.27.12 | Bob Price

It is either the end of an era for local minor league baseball in our area or the beginning of a whole new one. On Thursday Lackawanna County officials ended their more than 20-year ownership of the Triple-A franchise that has been playing in the ...

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