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The “Save My Care” bus made a stop in Binghamton this afternoon on its way from Albany to Pittsburgh. 

Cervical Cancer Related Deaths Continue To Drop

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January is Cervical Health Awareness Month, which means organizations are talking about cervical cancer, HPV and prevention. Over the past few decades, deaths related to cervical cancer have decreased significantly. In 1976 the New York State Department of Health reported over 1300 cases. 


Gov. Andrew Cuomo has lent his support to an effort to make part of Lake Ontario a national marine sanctuary. The goal is to preserve dozens of known and unknown historic shipwrecks in the southeastern portion of the lake for further study. 


The year 2017 could be a good year for the New York State Canal System. The federal government has designated it a National Historic Landmark, and Gov. Andrew Cuomo is planning on integrating it into a proposed statewide hiking and biking route. 

Donald Trump's Inaugural Address, Footnoted

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Donald J. Trump will give his inaugural address shortly after taking the oath of office at noon today. Below you'll find a transcript of his speech with footnotes and context from NPR reporters and editors.


Northeast PA Counties Align To Fight Royalty Abuses

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Several counties in northeastern Pennsylvania have begun exploring the idea of forming a strategic alliance to pressure the state legislature to change oil and gas royalty law. 

PA To Obey Federal ID Law, Despite Privacy Concerns

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(Harrisburg) -- Pennsylvania has worked out a deal with the federal Department of Homeland Security to update its IDs to meet federal regulations--known as REAL ID. 

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Mexico has extradited to the United States its most notorious drug trafficker, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman Loera, according to statements from officials of both countries. 

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(King of Prussia) -- With Donald Trump about to officially become the President of the United States, many who oppose him are looking for ways to make their displeasure known. At least, that's according to democratic state Senator Daylin Leach, of Montgomery County. 

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While Washington, D.C. prepared for the inauguration of Donald J. Trump, more than 300 mayors gathered blocks from the White House for the U.S. Conference of Mayors. They chatted, they swapped cards, they exchanged insight on engaging seniors, dealing with hunger, and and how to pay for infrastructure. 


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