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  • GOP veteran struggles to adjust as seat suddenly isn’t safe

    GOP veteran struggles to adjust as seat suddenly isn’t safe DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. (AP) — After more than a decade representing a reliably Republican suburban Chicago district, Rep. Peter Roskam is suddenly among the most endangered House Republicans seeking re-election. His long right-leaning record in a safe GOP district…

  • State Archives gets $125K grant from US to conserve records

    State Archives gets 5K grant from US to conserve records ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The New York State Archives has received a six-figure grant from the federal government to conserve historical documents from the Revolutionary War era. The state Education Department announced this week that State Archives and the…

  • Nightmare on State Street? Haunted Capitol tour slots open

    Nightmare on State Street? Haunted Capitol tour slots open ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — It’s not too late to register for New York’s popular haunted state Capitol tours. State officials say online registrations for additional evening Capitol Hauntings tours are now open. The extra tours were added due to high…

  • Iconic Dodge City moves its only polling place outside town

    Iconic Dodge City moves its only polling place outside town WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Access to the ballot box in November will be more difficult for some people in Dodge City, where Hispanics now make up 60 percent of its population and have remade an iconic Wild West town…

  • Sessions to speak to Chicago Crime Commission; focus unclear

    Sessions to speak to Chicago Crime Commission; focus unclear CHICAGO (AP) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions is scheduled to deliver a speech in Chicago one week after the Trump administration asked a judge to reject a draft plan to reform the city’s 12,000-officer police force. There’s no official word…

  • New service aims to make 9-1-1 calls more efficient

    New service aims to make 9-1-1 calls more efficient NORWICH (WBNG) — The Chenango County Sheriff’s Office continues upgrades to its dispatch center to answer emergency calls more efficiently. In September authorities in Chenango County introduced a texting service. RELATED: You can now text 911 for help in Chenango County…

  • Mom’s House celebrated 30 years in Johnson City

    Mom’s House celebrated 30 years in Johnson City JOHNSON CITY (WBNG ) — Mom’s House celebrated a big milestone on Thursday during its biggest fundraiser. The organization reached its thirty year anniversary. A night of hope was held at Traditions at the Glen in conjunction with the celebration. For…

  • Red Sox finish off Astros in 5 games, head to World Series

    Red Sox finish off Astros in 5 games, head to World Series HOUSTON (AP) — David Price put his postseason woes behind him, pitching the Boston Red Sox back into another World Series with a 4-1 victory over the defending champion Houston Astros on Thursday night. Rafael Devers hit…

  • Boston Red Sox advance to World Series, beating Houston Astros 4-1 to win AL Championship Series in five games

    Boston Red Sox advance to World Series, beating Houston Astros 4-1 to win AL Championship Series in five games HOUSTON (AP) — Boston Red Sox advance to World Series, beating Houston Astros 4-1 to win AL Championship Series in five games. The post Boston Red Sox advance to World…