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No drug surprise in PA!

03.05.19 | Famiy Life News Team

Pennsylvania's secretary for the Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs says the commonwealth is mirroring a national trend in drug use and abuse. Jennifer Smith insists cocaine and meth use is up, while heroin and prescription drug deaths are...

Empire State will send over $3 million to W. NY airports

02.21.19 | Famiy Life News Team

Governor Cuomo says the funds will be used to increase safety, upgrade facilities, and improve operations. The airports getting the funds are the Buffalo Niagara, Chautauqua County-Jamestown, and the Niagara Falls airports. Andrew Cuomo says...

16 previously deported men are facing charges for illegally returning to PA

02.05.19 | Famiy Life News Team

A federal grand jury has indicted 16 undocumented immigrants for illegal reentry into the United States. The men from Mexico, Guatemala and El Salvador were arrested in Adams, Cumberland, Dauphin, Lebanon and York counties and face up to two...

Student helps foil NY state terror plot

01.23.19 | Famiy Life News Team

During lunch last week, an observant student overheard a remark that lead to a quick investigation.. Four people are now facing charges for allegedly making plans to attack a Muslim community in Greece, NY.   Police Chief Patrick...

6 Inches to 2 feet of white powder and whipping winds weilding their way toward us

01.18.19 | Famiy Life News Team

The biggest snowfall amounts, ranging from one to two feet, will impact western Pennsylvania, the Finger Lakes, and the Twin Tiers. Meteorologist Kevin Williams says the heaviest part of the storm will hit most of us by Saturday afternoon and...

Gov. Cuomo wants to make abortion a constitutional right in NY

01.08.19 | Famiy Life News Team

He says he won't sign a budget this year that does not include abortion protections contained in the Reproductive Health Act. Michele Sterlace-Accorsi with Feminists Choosing Life of New York says the "Gosnell-like components" of the...

A NE PA college wields weapon in the fight against the drug epidemic

01.04.19 | Famiy Life News Team

Administrators at Luzerne County Community College say earning an addiction recovery diploma is the first step to become a certified recovery specialist.   School officials officials insist there is currently a lack of trained people to...

The Buffalo Police Department has published its body camera policy

01.03.19 | Famiy Life News Team

Officers will begin wearing the devices in a couple of weeks. But, there are certain situations where they won't be required to turn them on--such as if they're in a hospital. An officer caught breaking protocol could face discipline, and...

Gender "X" now available for birth certificates in NYC

01.02.19 | Famiy Life News Team

The law allowing the gender choice took effect Tuesday and allows people to change their birth certificates to "x" by attesting that it reflects their "true gender identity." Parents also can choose "x" for newborns. California, Oregon, and...

Chris Collins being criticized by a fellow member of Congress

09.26.18 | Famiy Life News Team

Democrat Ted Lieu of California says he believes a new campaign ad put out by the 27th District representative is racist.  In it, video clips are played showing Collins' challenger, Democrat Nate McMurray, speaking Korean and claiming he...