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Published on August 7, 2014 - Page 2
Philly schools getting $265M PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Gov. Tom Corbett announced Wednesday that the state would advance $265 million to the cash-strapped...
Published on August 6, 2014 - Page 2
Kitten saved from heroin OD EXTON (AP) — A veterinarian used Narcan to save a kitten that had been given heroin, and police arrested a man Tuesday...
Published on August 6, 2014 - Page 5
PITTSBURGH (AP) —Money from a memorial fund honoring a slain city police dog will be used to buy 24 protective vests to be worn by other city police...
Published on August 6, 2014 - Page 6
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The record-low temperatures and heavy snows of the polar vortex the past winter have left a legacy: a little boomlet of aptly named...
Published on August 6, 2014 - Page 6
SCRANTON (AP) — Pennsylvania’s highway department estimates the transit system in Scranton inflated senior ridership by hundreds of thousands over a...
Published on August 5, 2014 - Page 2
Train killed teenager fishing PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Pittsburgh man, 18, has died after he was hit by a train, apparently while fishing under a city...
Published on August 5, 2014 - Page 3
HARRISBURG (AP) —Gov. Tom Corbett has ordered U.S. and state flags to fly at half-staff at state facilities in Harrisburg and Northumberland County...
Published on August 5, 2014 - Page 3
MIFFLINBURG (AP) — A 17-year-old is the fourth person to face adult charges in a highway rock-throwing incident that severely injured an Ohio teacher...
Published on August 5, 2014 - Page 3
HARRISBURG (AP) — It pays to pray in the Pennsylvania Senate, but not in the House. The Senate provides a $125 stipend to chaplains who offer a...
Published on August 5, 2014 - Page 5
WASHINGTON (AP) —Along much of America’s coasts, the type of flooding that is more annoying than dangerous has jumped more than fivefold in the last...
Published on August 5, 2014 - Page 11
PITTSBURGH — Claims of inappropriate relationships, sex abuse and misconduct filed against Pennsylvania school teachers are on track to double in...
Published on August 4, 2014 - Page 2
Police: Drunk got in cop car PITTSBURGH (AP) — Police have charged a woman with being so drunk she tried to drive away in an unmarked police car —...
Published on August 4, 2014 - Page 3
JEANNETTE (AP) — Shirley Surrec was tired of paying high heating bills for her red-brick, Cape Cod-style home in Jeannette, so she called her gas...
Published on August 4, 2014 - Page 3
COLLEGEVILLE (AP) —Police say two 17-year-old boys have been charged in juvenile court with breaking into a home here — and baking drug-laced...
Published on August 4, 2014 - Page 4
PennDOT signs are reported missing PAXINOS — Six metal A-frame warning signs were stolen from a construction site along Irish Valley Road between...
Published on August 3, 2014 - Page 2
Prison for Comcast scam NORRISTOWN (AP) — A Philadelphia man has been sentenced to three to six years in state prison for masterminding a scam that...
Published on August 2, 2014 - Page 2
Senator smokes weed on trip HARRISBURG (AP) — A state senator used marijuana during a recent taxpayer-funded trip to observe Colorado’s legal...
Published on August 2, 2014 - Page 4
HARRISBURG — The possibility of a third-party candidate crashing the gubernatorial race between Republican Gov. Tom Corbett and Democratic challenger...
Published on August 2, 2014 - Page 4
STATE COLLEGE (AP) —The director of Penn State’s renowned Blue Band is retiring. O. Richard Bundy says the upcoming football season will be his last...
Published on August 2, 2014 - Page 7
The Philadelphia Inquirer PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Becoming a consecrated virgin, says Judith Stegman, means there’s one thing you’ll do without —...

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