PA's newly elected Lt. governor says he won't move into the official residence

11.08.18 | Brandon Dickson

Democrat John Fetterman says he hopes to make it available for some type of public use. Fetterman says he may rent a place in Harrisburg, but he's definitely not moving his family into the residence at Fort Indiantown Gap.

2 TX law enforcement officers are linked to double homicide in Sodus, NY

11.08.18 | Bill Price

The sheriff's office in Wayne County says 34 year-old Bron Bohlar was arrested Tuesday in Texas where he's an officer in Sunray. Former Sunray Police Chief Timothy Dean was previously charged in the case. He's married to the ex-girlfriend of one...

PA GOP incumbents easily keep their seats in a few U.S. congress races

11.07.18 | Brandon Dickson

Tom Marino doubled up on Democrat Marc Friedenberg to keep his 12th District seat. Glenn Thompson got two-thirds of the vote to remain as the representative of the 15th District over Democrat Susan Boser. And, Republican Representative Scott...

Democrats now in "total" control of state government in Albany

11.07.18 | Bill Price

New york state is about as "blue" a state as can be. Come January, Democrats will seize control of the state capitol after Republicans suffered major losses in key state senate races. It forces a flip in the partisan leadership of the 63-member...

The race for governor ends quickly in Pennsylvania

11.07.18 | Brandon Dickson

Democratic incumbent Tom Wolf had to wait one minute after the polls closed before he was declared the winner of a second-term in office. The 69-year-old bested Republican Scott Wagner in the race between York County residents. Wagner says he...

NY Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo has won 3rd term in office

11.07.18 | Brandon Dickson

Andrew Cuomo spoke at his campaign celebration, saying "political partisanship only paralyzes."  He noted that "we are New Yorkers first." He defeated Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro.

Mid-term elections are here

11.06.18 | Brandon Dickson

In addition to fired up voters and plenty at stake in the various races, there's also the change to congressional maps in Pennsylvania that is bound to impact voting today. Monroe County was split following the redrawn districts this...

PA's attorney general is warning of scammers targeting voters

11.05.18 |

Josh Shapiro says crooks can often impersonate pollsters claiming to conduct an election survey for a gift card or incentive in exchange for a credit card or other personal data. Some scam artists have tried to convince victims over the phone...

NY lawmakers will take a closer look at ways to improve "burdensome" voting rules

11.05.18 | Bill Price

The state's Assembly has announced a hearing this month.  Its aim is to make it easier for folks to cast a ballot. New York is one of the worst states in the country in terms of voter turnout, and the experts say the rules in the Empire...

PA farmers market vendors reveal food-safety issues

11.05.18 | Terry Diener

Hand washing, cross-contamination, and personal hygiene are an issue, according to a five-year study by Penn State researchers. The research indicates vendors aren’t doing enough to prevent food borne illnesses from spreading. The study...