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Rest Stops and Grocery Stores Jam Packed In NY, Pa For The 4th

07.03.15 | Sarah Harnisch

The big holiday rush is on with folks heading out on the highways for the Fourth of July weekend. AAA expects nearly 42 million people will travel this weekend with 85 percent of those, or 35 million, expected to drive. AAA says that’s the ...

The Sister of Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane Is Sued

07.03.15 | Sarah Harnisch

Attorney General Kathleen Kane's twin borrowed $200,000 from an FBI agent who was living with her and then kicked him out the door, the agent says in a civil lawsuit filed in Lackawanna County. Jacob J. Wentland III of Dunmore wants the court to ...

What Would Happen To Your Big Mac If Minimum Wage Goes Up In NY?

07.03.15 | Sarah Harnisch

The cost of a Big Mac likely will increase in New York if the state decides to raise the minimum wage for fast-food workers to $15 an hour or more. In Seattle, where the minimum wage for all workers is being increased to $15 an hour, $5 footlongs ...

Where Can You Buy Fireworks In NY? Here's A Guide

07.03.15 | Sarah Harnisch

New York state has a new fireworks law for the 4th of July. Here's how to follow it. How: The state passed a law in 2014 that allows fireworks leading up to the 4th of July and New Year's Eve – but only in counties that also pass a local ...

11-Year-Old Golfer Hits Hole in One

07.02.15 | Bob Price

With one swing, 11-year-old James Flickinger of Waverly Township made his summer vacation and earned bragging rights for a lifetime. “I didn`t think it was going in, but it had backspin on it and it just rolled in the hole. I ran down with ...

Ex-NY senator gets 7 years in prison for mayoral race plot

07.02.15 | Bob Price

Former Democratic state Sen. Malcolm Smith was sentenced Wednesday to seven years in prison in a scheme to bribe his way onto the ballot for the 2013 New York City mayoral election. U.S. District Judge Kenneth Karas agreed with the defense that ...

Pa may ease restrictions on fireworks

07.02.15 | Bob Price

Braden Laudidio scouted fireworks on the Phantom Fireworks website and came looking for Saturn missiles. Laudidio has three young cousins visiting him this weekend and was hoping to buy the missiles, which he said shoot up into the air and make ...

New warden, increased security after New York prison escape

07.02.15 | Bob Price

A new superintendent has been named at the maximum-security prison in upstate New York where two inmates escaped last month, and a range of new security measures has been put in place. The state correction department announced Wednesday that ...

Wolf Vetoes Entire GOP Budget

07.01.15 | Sarah Harnisch

Gov. Wolf vetoed the Republican-backed $30.1 billion budget in its entirety Tuesday night, a move that leaves Pennsylvania without a spending plan and sets the stage for a partial government shutdown. A visibly frustrated Wolf told reporters ...

David Sweat Claims To Be The Mastermind of Prison Escape

07.01.15 | Sarah Harnisch

David Sweat is revealing a steady stream of new information about how he and Richard Matt escaped from the Clinton Correctional Facility. Sweat, speaking to officials from his Albany hospital bed, claims he was the mastermind behind the bold ...

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