Parents of PSP ambush killer Eric Frein testify; mother begs for his life

Parents of PSP ambush killer Eric Frein testify; mother begs for his life

MILFORD — The mother of a survivalist who ambushed two Pennsylvania State Police troopers made an emotional appeal for her son’s life Mond...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Trooper’s mother says she doesn’t hate killer, but wants justice

Trooper’s mother says she doesn’t hate killer, but wants justice

MILFORD — The mother of a slain Pennsylvania State Police trooper said Friday she doesn’t hate her son’s killer, but wants him held ...

April 21st, 2017 updated: April 21st, 2017. |  


Slain trooper’s widow testifies about anger, loneliness at Frein sentencing

Slain trooper’s widow testifies about anger, loneliness at Frein sentencing

MILFORD — The widow of a state police trooper shot and killed by a survivalist in a 2014 ambush described a sad, lonely life without him and sai...

April 20th, 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. |  


Nuclear plant owners expand search for rescue to more states

Nuclear plant owners expand search for rescue to more states

HARRISBURG — The natural gas boom that has hammered coal mines and driven down utility bills is hitting nuclear power plants, sending multi-bill...

April 9th, 2017 |  


Former Penn State coach McQueary gets $1.7M in whistleblower legal fees

Former Penn State coach McQueary gets $1.7M in whistleblower legal fees

HARRISBURG — A former Penn State assistant coach will be getting his legal fees paid after winning a whistleblower claim over his treatment by t...

March 31st, 2017 |  


Jury fails to reach verdict in Penn State ex-president trial

Jury fails to reach verdict in Penn State ex-president trial

HARRISBURG — Jurors in the criminal trial of former Penn State University president Graham Spanier spent more than six hours deliberating Thursd...

March 23rd, 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 |  


Detective: Exotic dancer took money to sell baby, backed out

Detective: Exotic dancer took money to sell baby, backed out

WILLIAMSPORT (AP) — Authorities say an exotic dancer made a deal to sell her newborn daughter for $1,700, accepted the money but didn’t fo...

March 17th, 2017 updated: March 17th, 2017. |  


Pennsylvania justices to settle line-item veto power dispute

Pennsylvania justices to settle line-item veto power dispute

HARRISBURG — A case that pits Pennsylvania’s governor against the Legislature in a battle over the line-item veto could soon rebalance how...

March 4th, 2017 updated: March 4th, 2017. |