Last Updated: April 23, 2013 - 4:17pm
WILKES-BARRE — A Berwick woman suspected of setting fire to an apartment building and putting two 92-year-old women in grave danger claimed innocence on the stand Tuesday.
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Last Updated: April 22, 2013 - 2:12pm
DANVILLE — A Geisinger urologist was not negligent in his care of a prostate cancer patient who died days after surgery, a jury decided Monday.
Widow Elizabeth Schoppy had sued Dr... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 19, 2013 - 9:08pm
WATERTOWN, Mass. (AP) — A 19-year-old college student wanted in the Boston Marathon bombings was taken into custody Friday evening after a manhunt that left the city virtually paralyzed... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 19, 2013 - 12:27pm
BLOOMSBURG — A suspected hit-and-run driver was wrong not to stop, and now wants to accept full responsibility for the accident, says his lawyer.
Randall Francis, 20, appeared at... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 19, 2013 - 9:05pm
WATERTOWN, Mass. (AP) — The suspect being hunted in the Boston Marathon bombing was in a boat stored in Watertown, a law enforcement official said, and police in armored vehicles and... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 18, 2013 - 6:32pm
BLOOMSBURG — A 53-year-old school custodian in Philadelphia stalked a Bloomsburg University coed, sending her hundreds of Tweets and even coming to town to see her, police say.
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Last Updated: April 17, 2013 - 5:56pm
DANVILLE — Phillip Schoppy was prone to blood clots after surgery, and Geisinger doctors should have taken steps to prevent a clot from killing him after his prostate was removed, an... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 17, 2013 - 4:51pm
BOSTON (AP) — Investigators poring over photos and video from the Boston Marathon have an image of a potential suspect in the deadly bombing but do not know his name and have not... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 16, 2013 - 3:54pm
WILKES-BARRE – The arson trial of a Berwick woman continued Tuesday, with the jury hearing testimony about how two 92-year-old women struggled to get out of their homes and to safety... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 15, 2013 - 5:37pm
BOSTON – Four local runners – one from Berwick and three from Danville – all finished the Boston Marathon before an explosion ripped through the crowd gathered at the finish line,... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 15, 2013 - 10:30pm
BOSTON (AP) — Two bombs exploded in the crowded streets near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing at least three people and injuring more than 130 in a bloody scene... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 12, 2013 - 10:43pm
BLOOMSBURG — Randall Francis, the driver police say struck a woman walking across Main Street last Friday, turned himself in to authorities and expressed remorse through his lawyer.... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 11, 2013 - 5:22pm
NORTH CENTRE TWP. — A bloodied driver who ran away after he crashed into a tree here was collared by police before he got very far Thursday afternoon.
The man, identified as... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 10, 2013 - 7:31pm
RIVERSIDE — The roof of the Riverside Laundromat and Tanning Salon caught fire when it was struck by lighting during Wednesday’s storm, a fire chief said.
Firefighters kept damage... READ MORE »