Joggers in bras, panties, briefs raise money for sick kids

Joggers in bras, panties, briefs raise money for sick kids

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Some joggers weren’t joking when they said they were going out for a “brief run.”In briefs, boxers, bras a...

February 19th, 2017 updated: February 19th, 2017. |  


Wolf could secure minimum wage hike in Pa., with big concessions

Wolf could secure minimum wage hike in Pa., with big concessions

HARRISBURG — Years of pressure by Pennsylvania Democrats could yield a state minimum wage increase this year, although it likely will require su...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Analysis: State Police plan a bargain for municipalities

Analysis: State Police plan a bargain for municipalities

HARRISBURG — The fee that Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf wants municipalities to start paying for full-time state police coverage is a fraction of wha...

February 16th, 2017 |  


What’s next for Boscov’s after retail titan’s death

What’s next for Boscov’s after retail titan’s death

READING, Pa. (AP) — Albert Boscov was the ebullient public face of a department store chain he built from a single corner store in downtown Read...

February 14th, 2017 updated: February 14th, 2017. |  


Wilkes-Barre seniors like Gov. Tom Wolf’s message on Pennsylvania budget

Wilkes-Barre seniors like Gov. Tom Wolf’s message on Pennsylvania budget

WILKES-BARRE — The lunch crowd at the Charles T. Adams Senior Center had a guest speaker Monday, and the attendees liked his message.Gov. Tom Wo...

February 13th, 2017 updated: February 13th, 2017. |  


She was killed after trusting Pennsylvania’s system

She was killed after trusting Pennsylvania’s system

YORK, Pa. (AP) — Susan Hoke knew how to use a curtain rod to barricade a door - something she did on multiple doors in case her estranged husban...

February 11th, 2017 |  


Report: Evidence of cadet cheating, instructor misconduct at police academy

Report: Evidence of cadet cheating, instructor misconduct at police academy

HARRISBURG — Investigators found evidence of cadet cheating, instructor misconduct and training shortcomings at the Pennsylvania State Police Ac...

February 4th, 2017 |  


Pennsylvania’s huge GOP majorities could test a Wolf veto

Pennsylvania’s huge GOP majorities could test a Wolf veto

HARRISBURG — The largest Republican majority in the Pennsylvania state Senate in nearly 70 years is wasting no time in flexing its conservative ...

January 28th, 2017 |  


Pennsylvania priest sorry for sharing ‘fat women’ meme

Pennsylvania priest sorry for sharing ‘fat women’ meme

SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania priest is apologizing for sharing a Facebook meme mocking “fat women” who participated in Saturd...

January 28th, 2017 |  


Former mayor’s Wild West dream heads for courthouse showdown

Former mayor’s Wild West dream heads for courthouse showdown

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A dream to open a Wild West museum led the former mayor of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, to spend millions in public funds to...

January 23rd, 2017 |