The feds have awarded over $200 million to the Empire State to fight homelessness

01.15.18 | Brandon Dickson

The money will be distributed to 579 programs in New York and it'll be used to support affordable housing projects.

NY officials are keeping an Amazon incentive package under wraps to the public

01.15.18 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

In hopes of landing the company's planned second headquarters, four of the 238 bids from North America are from New York, including the Buffalo/Rochester and Syracuse/Utica areas. But "mums the word" on numbers for the taxpayer-funded...

Many are doing service projects to honor Dr. King's legacy

01.15.18 | Brandon Dickson

Events are planned throughout the day in New York and Pennsylvania. Governor Wolf will attend the 43rd annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Banquet tonight in State College. The banquet will feature an evening of entertainment...

Binghamton library is under fire for hosting a controversial event

01.12.18 | Bob Price

The tax-payer funded library is hosting a drag queen story time event this Saturday afternoon. It features men dressed up as Disney princesses, like Elsa from Frozen and Cinderella, reading stories to children. Many pro-family activists have...

13 Mansfield U. students are wrapping up a trip to Puerto Rico

01.12.18 | Bob Price

Wilson Preston says he's been hard at work installing water filtration devices on the island. He calls it a life-changing experience. As a result of their efforts, thousands of Puerto Rican families now have safe drinking water. 40% of the...

The flu has claimed 100 lives in the U.S. this season

01.12.18 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

The CDC says influenza is now widespread in 46 states--nearly four times more states compared to last year. In Pennsylvania, the disease has claimed the lives of 18 people, including a 21-year-old body builder. New York has reported the first...

Investigation reveals nothing illegal happened at the Univ. of Rochester

01.12.18 | Brandon Dickson

Some 140 witnesses were interviewed about allegations involving Professor Florian Jaeger. Former U.S. Attorney Mary Jo White says the inappropriate acts are not valid for legal action. However, the school's president has announced he will...

Pennsylvania can keep its congressional map

01.11.18 | Brandon Dickson

The ruling by a federal judicial panel turns back an argument from a group of Democratic voters who contended that it should be thrown out because the state lawmakers who created the map in 2011 gerrymandered to help Republicans.

PA's decalration to fight opiods includes a new facility

01.11.18 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Governor Tom Wolf says the state's progress will be monitored at the Opiod Operational Command Center. The CDC says Pennsylvania has the nation's highest 4th overdose rate.

NY Senator Jeff Klein has been accused of sexual misconduct

01.11.18 | Brandon Dickson

A 30-year-old woman, a former staff member of Klein's, says he forcibly kissed her outside a bar in 2015. Klein claims the accusation is false. The Democrat was elected in 2005 and represents the Bronx and part of Westchester County.