Upstate New York towns consider seceding to Pennsylvania
CONKLIN, N.Y. (AP) -- Plenty of people leave New York state but in a job-hungry stretch of upstate, folks talk about staying put and seceding to Pennsylvania....
Wesleyan overdoses happened as school stepped up efforts
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) -- As drug overdoses left two Wesleyan students fighting for their lives, witnesses helped investigators quickly identify the suspects: The drug-dealing was an open secret, according to court documents, even as the university has gotten tougher on drug violations....
Anti-Israel divestment push gains traction at US colleges
NEW YORK (AP) -- The lecture hall had filled quickly. Several students wore keffiyehs, the traditional Palestinian headscarves, while another sat draped in the Israeli flag....
Venezuela officials detain, free 4 North Dakota missionaries
Four North Dakota missionaries were released by Venezuelan authorities Saturday after being detained and questioned for several days, a pastor at their church said....
Churches, synagogues, mosques bear tough New England winter
BOSTON (AP) -- Religious leaders in snowbound New England are beginning to ask themselves how on Earth their houses of worship will make ends meet after all these acts of God....
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Do you think Pennsylvania state lawmakers should have limits on the amount of money they can make from second jobs and other financial interests or should outside income be banned? <More Info>
Penn Hills State Representative Anthony DeLuca has introduced bills to limit the income lawmakers can receive from second jobs or other outside financial interests as well as require lawmakers to disclose their outside jobs. Deluca wants to limit secondary income to 35-percent of lawmakers based pay of 85-thousand dollars.
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Do you think the full Senate should confirm Loretta Lynch as the next Attorney General?