Trump can't sue New York state in DC federal court to stop release of tax returns, judge says
A Trump-appointed federal judge decided Monday that President Donald Trump can't sue New York state officials in a Washington, DC, court at this time to stop the release of his tax returns to Congress.
Shortage of high-dose 2019 flu vaccine for elderly reported
A nationwide shortage of flu vaccines formulated specifically for the elderly is causing a dilemma for some "at-risk" seniors, according to the Star Gazette: get the standard vaccine dose, or wait for the specially-formulated, high-dose vaccine.
A mom passed out on the side of a highway from a heroin overdose. Her 12-year-old called police
By Alta Spells and Eric Levenson, CNN A 12-year-old girl called police after her mother passed out from a heroin overdose on the side of the highway in Volusia County, Florida, on Thursday night.
Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade balloons pass test flight
With Halloween being over, it is time to turn our focus to the next holiday and New York is doing just that. Thanksgiving may still be a few weeks away, but the Empire state is preparing for the Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade.
BREAKING US attacks Syrian air base with cruise missiles
WASHINGTON (AP) - The United States has attacked a Syrian air base with roughly 60 cruise missiles in response to a chemical weapons attack it blames on President Bashar Assad. U.S. officials say the Tomahawk missiles were fired from two warships in the Mediterranean Sea, targeting a government-controlled air base in Syria. U.S. officials say Syrian government aircraft killed dozens of civilians by using chlorine mixed with a nerve agent, possibly sarin, earlier this wee...
GSK Albuterol Inhalers Recall
(CNN) -- Glaxo-Smith-Kline is voluntarily recalling more than 590,000 albuterol inhalers. When the inhalers are functioning properly, they release a fixed dose of the medication, albuterol, to treat conditions like asthma. The British pharmaceutical company says the recalled devices could potentially deliver incorrect dosages. The voluntary recall is not on the patient-level, but patients are encouraged to seek immediate medical attention if their inhaler is not relieving symp...
Ribbon Cut on the New Seeley Creek Bridge
JACKSON TWP., PA (WENY) - The first bridge replaced under the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation's Rapid Bridge Replacement Project for 2017 was completed Thursday. Officials cut the ribbon on the new Route 549 bridge over Seeley Creek in Jackson Township. The project is part of a statewide initiative replacing nearly 560 bridges throughout the state. Construction started in early February. The construction company also presented a check for $2,074.32 to the Mansfield Univers...
Frein Hospitalized, Trial Put on Hold
MILFORD, Pa. (AP) - An anti-government sharpshooter charged with killing a Pennsylvania police trooper and injuring a second in a 2014 ambush at their barracks has been hospitalized and his trial has been delayed. Defense attorney Michael Weinstein tells The Associated Press he was informed that Eric Frein was taken to the hospital around 8 a.m. Thursday. He says he doesn't know the reason. Pike County District Attorney Ray Tonkin told the AP that prosecutors and the defense are...