Prosecutor: ‘Murder/suicide’ note found with dead Berks County family

Prosecutor: ‘Murder/suicide’ note found with dead Berks County family

SINKING SPRING, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania couple who were featured in news stories about their difficulties getting medication for their younges...

August 7th, 2016 |  


Ex-church official Msgr. Lynn gets bail, Philadelphia DA vows to retry him

Ex-church official Msgr. Lynn gets bail, Philadelphia DA vows to retry him

PHILADELPHIA — The city’s top prosecutor vowed on Tuesday to retry a former church official imprisoned for nearly three years over his han...

August 2nd, 2016 |  


Child, 4, dies after being left in car in Williamsport

Child, 4, dies after being left in car in Williamsport

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Authorities in central Pennsylvania say a 4-year-old child died after being left in a car for several hours in downtown Will...

July 23rd, 2016 updated: July 23rd, 2016. |  


Bill Cardille, former Pittsburgh local TV host, dead at 87

Bill Cardille, former Pittsburgh local TV host, dead at 87

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Bill Cardille, a Pittsburgh TV personality nicknamed “Chilly Billy” who hosted late-night “Chiller Theater&#...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Police say man used brain-preserving fluid to soak marijuana

Police say man used brain-preserving fluid to soak marijuana

CARLISLE, Pa. (AP) — A central Pennsylvania man was charged Thursday after police say he sprayed fluid used to embalm a human brain on marijuana...

July 15th, 2016 updated: July 15th, 2016. |  


Wolf to let $31B budget bill become law

Wolf to let $31B budget bill become law

HARRISBURG — Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf says he’ll let a roughly $31 billion spending bill become law without his signature, even though law...

July 10th, 2016 |  


Despite ruling, Pennsylvania towns might go slow on gun laws

Despite ruling, Pennsylvania towns might go slow on gun laws

Under threat of costly litigation, dozens of Pennsylvania municipalities repealed their gun ordinances last year in response to a new state law that m...

July 2nd, 2016 updated: July 2nd, 2016. |  


Pashinski to Senate: Move on bill to aid grandparents raising grandchildren

Pashinski to Senate: Move on bill to aid grandparents raising grandchildren

WILKES-BARRE — At a news conference in Harrisburg on Monday, state Rep. Eddie Day Pashinski requested the Senate move on his bill that would hel...

June 27th, 2016 |  


Pennsylvania budget unlikely to be passed before June 30 deadline

Pennsylvania budget unlikely to be passed before June 30 deadline

HARRISBURG — The start of Pennsylvania state government’s 2016-17 fiscal year is just four days away and key budget legislation remains un...

June 26th, 2016 |  


Kenny Chesney calls Pa. cop to apologize for saying he had died

Kenny Chesney calls Pa. cop to apologize for saying he had died

PHILADELPHIA — An officer shot several times near Philadelphia got a call from country singer Kenny Chesney with an apology for announcing at a ...

June 26th, 2016 |