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Nurses announce 24-hour strike at Pa. hospital WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) - Nurses at a northeastern Pennsylvania hospital have planned a one-day strike to protest their lack of a contract. Members of the Wyoming Valley Nurses Association say they'...
Bausch & Lomb to expand Rochester production ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York officials say a $5.8 million grant and up to $6.2 million in tax credits have figured into Bausch & Lomb's decision to expand manufacturing and distribution...
During Education Commissioner John King’s visit to Binghamton on Nov. 25, he joined State Board of Regents Chancellor Merryl Tisch and Regents member James Tallon at WSKG’s studios in Vestal for a forum on Common Core. Common Core is a...
The midterm elections are still a year away, but in the Southern Tier, one political race is gaining momentum.  Democrat Martha Robertson is hoping to unseat Republican Tom Reed in the 2014 elections. WSKG’s Matt Martin reports how the...
Leaders of the New York State legislature are fighting in court a request from Governor Cuomo’s ethics commission that they turn over details about their private law clients. Assembly Democrats and Senate Republicans are asking a State Supreme...
NY only state still on board with school data plan NEW YORK (AP) — New York is the only state still fully on board with a technology company's plan to create statewide databases for every public school student's grades, tests scores...