Pa. girl tells school parents won’t wake up; fatal overdose suspected

Pa. girl tells school parents won’t wake up; fatal overdose suspected

MCKEESPORT, Pa. — Two adults have been found dead of suspected drug overdoses after their 7-year-old daughter told school officials in Pennsylva...

October 4th, 2016 |  


York town council to meet over mayor’s racist Facebook posts

York town council to meet over mayor’s racist Facebook posts

YORK, Pa. — The council of a small central Pennsylvania town is set to meet as residents are demanding the mayor’s resignation over racist...

October 3rd, 2016 |  


Pennsylvania high court blocks pro-industry provisions of gas drilling law

Pennsylvania high court blocks pro-industry provisions of gas drilling law

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania’s highest court on Wednesday blocked industry-friendly provisions of a major 2012 state law designed to moderniz...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Study: PA became more business-friendly, but corporate tax rate needs a fix

Study: PA became more business-friendly, but corporate tax rate needs a fix

Pennsylvania became more business-friendly this year, according to a new report that pushed its ranking past four other states compared to the previou...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Pennsylvania clown sightings linked to stabbing, harassment

READING — Bizarre clown sightings in Pennsylvania are nothing new in recent weeks, but this is: Criminal accusations.Police in Reading say they&...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Man found dead in Clearfield County had swallowed up to $500K in heroin

Man found dead in Clearfield County had swallowed up to $500K in heroin

CLEARFIELD, Pa. — A western Pennsylvania coroner says a suspected drug “mule” found dead over a highway guard rail was a Guatemalan ...

September 27th, 2016 updated: September 27th, 2016. |  


Clinton outworking Trump in Pennsylvania, a must-win battleground state

Clinton outworking Trump in Pennsylvania, a must-win battleground state

PHILADELPHIA — Hillary Clinton’s campaign is aggressively outworking Donald Trump in battleground Pennsylvania, a state the billionaire bu...

September 19th, 2016 |  


1,270 Penn State faculty, staff offered voluntary retirement

STATE COLLEGE — Penn State has announced that it is offering voluntary retirement packages to about 1,270 faculty and non-academic staff members...

September 7th, 2016 |  


Gov. Tom Wolf says Pennsylvania can do more to end marijuana arrests

Gov. Tom Wolf says Pennsylvania can do more to end marijuana arrests

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania needs to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana possession, Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf said Monday, yet he remains gua...

August 29th, 2016 updated: August 29th, 2016. |  


Senate Labor & Industry to hold hearing in Harrisburg on discrimination bill

Senate Labor & Industry to hold hearing in Harrisburg on discrimination bill

The state Senate Labor and Industry Committee will hold a public hearing next week to examine legislation seeking to prevent discrimination against in...

August 22nd, 2016 updated: August 22nd, 2016. |