A NY state senator wants budget $ to pay for school resource officers

02.20.18 | Bill Price

Republican Pat Gallivan is the former sheriff of Erie County, New York. He says the trained officers would help "deter" school violence. Right now, Just some of the schools in New York have the officers. Gallivan wants money to pay for putting...

PA Republicans say they'll go to federal court to try to block the new 'court-ordered' map

02.20.18 | Bill Price

Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman says if the Pennsylvania Supreme Court does not reconsider its congressional map re-drawing, Republicans will most likely appeal at the federal level. The GOP says the new map violates the "separation of...

$50 Million dollars in state funds have been committed to revitalize Rochester

02.08.18 | Bill Price

Governor Cuomo committed the state aid today during a speech at the convention center in the Flower City. It should help jump start a number of projects along the river corridor in Rochester. The state will work with the city on an advisory...

Cornell student claims she's the target of threats since exposing the school's liberal bias

01.29.18 | Bill Price

Neetu Chandak admits it's difficult being a conservative at college these days, but no body should have to endure what she's endured for speaking up for her values. The 21-year-old Cornell senior says ever since she appeared on Fox News last...

Prosecutors will not seek death penalty for man charged in a PA house fire that killed 3 children

01.09.18 | Bill Price

27-year-old Preston Bonnett of Wilkes-Barre is accused of setting the fire at the home in Laflin in October. Killed in the blaze were 7-year-old Ezekiel Major, his 12-year-old brother Devon, and 16-year-old Erik Dupree. Prosecutors in Luzerne...

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is taking aim at the gun industry in the wake of the mass shooting

10.03.17 | Bill Price

The senator from New York says Congress "is too weak and too cowardly to stand up to the gun industry." The liberal Democrat said Monday, "We must take gun violence as seriously as we take the threat of terrorism." Gun rights groups argue no...

Penn State plans to sue the charity founded by former football coach Jerry Sandusky

09.06.17 | Bill Price

Sandusky's charity, the Second Mile, has been dissolved and its assets surrendered to the state attorney general's office. The lawsuit does not spell-out specific allegations. Sandusky's child abuse scandal rocked Penn State six years ago. He...

The NY state fair broke its 'all-time' single day attendance record on Sunday

08.28.17 | Bill Price

Over 123,000 people made their way to the fairgrounds in Syracuse.  That broke a record set three years ago. After five days, the fair is on track to shatter one million visitors by Labor Day.

PA officials say start-up costs to comply with fed I-D requirements should not exceed $30 million

08.28.17 | Bill Price

That's less than a third of what PennDot said it would cost five years ago. The Keystone State will start issuing those "beefed-up" identification cards in the spring of 2019. New York will start handing them out this fall.

A ten year-old child was seriously hurt last night in Pembroke, NY

08.28.17 | Bill Price

The youngster was hit by a car last night on route 77. Gordon Dibble, with the Genesee County Sheriff's Office, says "it's a busy piece of highway." Dibble says the child was with a bus tour staying at a local hotel in Pembroke when he ran...