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Soprano Barbara Paterson speaks with WSKG's Bill Snyder about her performance of Poulenc's monodrama La Voix Humaine. More details here
DANVILLE, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania health company says it has gotten a $1 million grant to study possible health impacts of natural gas drilling, or fracking, on the Marcellus shale. Geisinger Health System says the Degenstein Foundation has...
PITTSBURGH (AP) - A deal that could be worth $500 million for rights to drill for natural gas and oil (a process sometimes called "fracking") at Pittsburgh International Airport in western Pennsylvania could get final approval this week...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's licensed handgun owners can keep their information private using a new form from State Police. The forms, available online, should be submitted at county offices where pistol owners are registered. They can exempt...
EAST GREENBUSH, N.Y. (AP) - Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is making a couple of stops in upstate New York to talk about new federal legislation to boost high-tech manufacturing across the state. Gillibrand says her first bill in the new Congress would...
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Drug treatment counselors and police are seeing a surge in heroin addiction in Buffalo and across the state, much of it because of people switching from prescription painkillers like oxycontin and hydrocodone. The Buffalo News...