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Published on September 18, 2014 - Page 2
Education audit to expand HARRISBURG (AP) — Pennsylvania’s auditor general says his office will expand an audit of the Department of Education to...
Published on September 18, 2014 - Page 3
HARRISBURG (AP) — State lawmakers are changing the name of the Department of Public Welfare, and some supporters hope it’ll help remove a stigma...
Published on September 18, 2014 - Page 14
WASHINGTON (AP) —Cuts to the nation’s food stamp program enacted this year are only affecting four states, far from the sweeping overhaul that...
Published on September 18, 2014 - Page 14
Schools closed, kids stayed inside and authorities chased down several false sightings Wednesday in their hunt for the suspect in a fatal ambush...
Published on September 17, 2014 - Page 2
Ex-prosecutor, wife punished PITTSBURGH (AP) — A former prosecutor and his wife have been sentenced for endangering the welfare of two adopted...
Published on September 17, 2014 - Page 5
Bill to kill property tax takes a step HARRISBURG (AP) — A Pennsylvania state Senate panel is advancing a bill that would eventually eliminate...
Published on September 16, 2014 - Page 2
Medical-pot backers rally HARRISBURG (AP) — Buoyed by the prospect of legislative action on a medical marijuana bill, dozens of supporters called...
Published on September 15, 2014 - Page 2
$200G in pot plants seized CLARKSVILLE (AP) — State police say they seized dozens of marijuana plants worth about $200,000 from a property here....
Published on September 15, 2014 - Page 4
DALLAS (AP) — In the summer of 2004, Gov. Ed Rendell and top state lawmakers promoted legalized casino gambling as a way to provide historic relief...
Published on September 15, 2014 - Page 4
BLOOMING GROVE (AP) — Investigators on Sunday returned to scour the woods across from a state police barracks where two troopers were ambushed,...
Published on September 15, 2014 - Page 9
SCRANTON (AP) — Its features don’t stand out and it may not appear as impressive as some of the other hundreds of mounted birds on display at the...
Published on September 15, 2014 - Page 9
KENNETT SQUARE (AP) — More than a century after a Quaker florist spread spores he imported from England beneath greenhouse benches and sparked...
Published on September 14, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMING GROVE (AP) — A late-night ambush outside a state police barracks in Pennsylvania’s rural northeastern corner left one trooper dead and...
Published on September 14, 2014 - Page 2
Gay couple beaten in Philly PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia police are investigating an attack on two gay men. Capt. Frank Banford says the couple...
Published on September 14, 2014 - Page 5
Day care provider guilty in infant injury STATE COLLEGE (AP) — A day care provider has been convicted of causing life-threatening head injuries to a...
Published on September 13, 2014 - Page 2
Cops: Boy used for sex, drugs LATROBE (AP) — A woman had sex with a 13-year-old boy, then made him fake a toothache so she could get painkillers...
Published on September 12, 2014 - Page 2
Nurses plan two-day strike UPLAND (AP) — Nurses have announced plans for a two-day walkout at a hospital. The Crozer-Chester Nurses Association...
Published on September 11, 2014 - Page 2
Doc gets prison in shooting MEDIA (AP) — A suburban Philadelphia pediatrician convicted of attempted murder in a shooting that injured her former...
Published on September 11, 2014 - Page 3
LEBANON (AP) — A former pastor already serving life without parole for bludgeoning his second wife to death in 2008 has been sentenced to 20 to 40...
Published on September 10, 2014 - Page 2
Suspect leaps from bridge MATAMORAS (AP) — Police say a handcuffed suspect is lucky to be alive after leaping from a bridge into the Delaware River...

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