Trump revealed highly classified information to Russian foreign minister and ambassador

Trump revealed highly classified information to Russian foreign minister and ambassador

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump revealed highly classified information to the Russian foreign minister and ambassador in a White House meeting las...

May 15th, 2017 updated: May 16th, 2017. |  


Donald Trump’s first 100 days: ‘It’s a different kind of presidency’

Donald Trump’s first 100 days: ‘It’s a different kind of presidency’

WASHINGTON — For nearly 100 days, President Donald Trump has rattled Washington and been chastened by its institutions.He’s startled world...

April 23rd, 2017 updated: April 23rd, 2017. |  


Barletta makes Luzerne his 30th Main Street Tour

Barletta makes Luzerne his 30th Main Street Tour

LUZERNE — U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta took his 30th Main Street Tour Thursday, this time in Luzerne, where he met with residents and business owners ...

April 13th, 2017 |  


PA requests formal FEMA damage assessment for NEPA snowstorm

PA requests formal FEMA damage assessment for NEPA snowstorm

WILKES-BARRE — Gov. Tom Wolf announced Monday that the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency has requested a formal federal Joint Preliminary...

April 10th, 2017 updated: April 10th, 2017. |  


Trump takes aim at Obama’s efforts to curb global warming

Trump takes aim at Obama’s efforts to curb global warming

WASHINGTON (AP) — Moving forward with a campaign pledge to unravel former President Barack Obama’s sweeping plan to curb global warming, P...

March 28th, 2017 updated: April 21st, 2017. |  


Toomey’s bill brings recognition to Vietnam veterans

Toomey’s bill brings recognition to Vietnam veterans

WILKES-BARRE — Almost 42 years after the Vietnam War officially ended, veterans of that unpopular campaign in Southeast Asia will finally get so...

March 27th, 2017 updated: March 27th, 2017. |  


Casey says he will vote ‘no’ on Gorsuch nomination

Casey says he will vote ‘no’ on Gorsuch nomination

WILKES-BARRE — U.S. Sen. Bob Casey Thursday said he will vote “no” on the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch for the Supreme Court of ...

March 23rd, 2017 updated: March 23rd, 2017. |  


Governor offers to let school districts count hours, not days after Stella

Governor offers to let school districts count hours, not days after Stella

At first blush, the news sounded pretty good: Gov. Tom Wolf said Wednesday that the state will “provide schools in Northeast Pennsylvania that w...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Barletta, Trump reach compromise on health care bill

Barletta, Trump reach compromise on health care bill

WILKES-BARRE — Following a meeting Tuesday night with President Donald Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan, U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta said he will no...

March 22nd, 2017 updated: March 22nd, 2017. |  


Capitol Roundup: Wolf says Trump budget will harm Pennsylvania communities

Capitol Roundup: Wolf says Trump budget will harm Pennsylvania communities

WILKES-BARRE — Gov. Tom Wolf this week reacted strongly to President Donald Trump’s proposed budget, saying it will harm communities acros...

March 18th, 2017 |