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Published on October 17, 2021 - Page 2
Police: Woman raped on train UPPER DARBY (AP) — A woman was raped by a stranger on a commuter train Wednesday night in the presence of other riders...
Published on October 16, 2021 - Page 2
Trump pick’s foes get cash HARRISBURG (AP) — An endorsement by former President Donald Trump in Pennsylvania’s U.S. Senate race isn’t intimidating...
Published on October 15, 2021 - Page 2
Woman concealed abuse HARRISBURG (AP) — The former Luzerne County director of the Department of Children and Youth Services pleaded guilty Thursday...
Published on October 14, 2021 - Page 2
Suspect asks for wedding YORK (AP) — Love was on the court docket when a man accused of murder made an unusual request of the judge who will preside...
Published on October 13, 2021 - Page 2
Prof’s top charges dropped STATE COLLEGE (AP) — The most serious charges filed against a Penn State assistant professor who had been accused of...
Published on October 12, 2021 - Page 2
Court throws out sentence WASHINGTON (AP) — An appeals court has thrown out the life-without-parole sentence imposed on a western Pennsylvania woman...
Published on October 11, 2021 - Page 2
Suspect claims frame-up WEST CHESTER (AP) — A woman charged last week in the slayings of her 87-year-old father and his girlfriend at his New Jersey...
Published on October 11, 2021 - Page 3
The Standard-Journal MILTON (AP) — Approximately 100 years ago, a zinc statue depicting Christ as he would’ve appeared on the cross was crafted by...
Published on October 10, 2021 - Page 2
Statue ordered uncovered PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A judge has ruled Philadelphia must remove a plywood box covering a statue of Christopher Columbus that...
Published on October 9, 2021 - Page 2
Pa. prison guard shots up HARRISBURG (AP) — The number of vaccinated state prison system employees has nearly doubled in the two months since Gov....
Published on October 9, 2021 - Page 4
The proportion of COVID-19 infections and hospitalizations among vaccinated Pennsylvania residents rose sharply last month, reflecting the fact a...
Published on October 8, 2021 - Page 2
Ex-police chief pleads guilty KITTANNING (AP) — A former Leechburg Police chief arrested in a child predator sting has pleaded guilty to failing to...
Published on October 7, 2021 - Page 2
Prosecutor’s access is cut SOMERSET (AP) — Somerset County officials say the elected prosecutor’s access to his office and the courthouse has been...
Published on October 6, 2021 - Page 2
Pipeline developer charged PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The corporate developer of a multi-billion-dollar pipeline system that takes natural gas liquids from...
Published on October 5, 2021 - Page 2
Cops: Nurse killed co-worker PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A nurse shot and killed a co-worker at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital early Monday before...
Published on October 4, 2021 - Page 2
Penn State in sea-level study SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. (AP) — Researchers at the University of Rhode Island and their colleagues at Penn State have...
Published on October 2, 2021 - Page 2
Police: Bike hit candidate HARRISBURG (AP) — A candidate for governor was sideswiped by a motorcyclist on the Pennsylvania Turnpike in a July 21...
Published on October 1, 2021 - Page 2
Republican eyes Wolf post HARRISBURG (AP) — One of the most senior state Republican lawmakers may run for governor of Pennsylvania. Jake Corman,...
Published on September 30, 2021 - Page 2
Teen guilty of killing his ex NORRISTOWN (AP) — A man was found guilty of first-degree murder in the July 2020 stabbing death of an ex-girlfriend in...
Published on September 30, 2021 - Page 3
HARRISBURG (AP) —Pennsylvania’s Republican-controlled Legislature voted Wednesday to extend hundreds of regulatory waivers Gov. Tom Wolf’s...
Published on September 29, 2021 - Page 2
Bill gives parents final say HARRISBURG (AP) — A bill to allow parents in Pennsylvania to exempt their children from wearing a mask at school...
Published on September 28, 2021 - Page 2
Trans women fight rules PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Transgender women are trying again Monday to knock down state rules governing legal name changes for...
Published on September 28, 2021 - Page 5
HARRISBURG (AP) — An anti-Trump candidate said Monday he is dropping his bid for the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate in Pennsylvania. Craig...
Published on September 27, 2021 - Page 2
Report: SEC in pension probe PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has joined a federal probe of Pennsylvania’s largest...
Published on September 26, 2021 - Page 2
Four accused of school plot DUNMORE (AP) — Four teenagers are charged with a plot to attack Dunmore High School in 2024, on the 25th anniversary of...
Published on September 25, 2021 - Page 2
Court OKs ‘comfort dogs’ HARRISBURG (AP) — Canines in the courtroom? The Pennsylvania Supreme Court says yes — under certain conditions. A trial...
Published on September 24, 2021 - Page 2
Shapiro fights GOP subpoena HARRISBURG (AP) — Attorney General Josh Shapiro sued Thursday to block a Republican-approved subpoena to state election...
Published on September 23, 2021 - Page 2
Tamaqua requiring masks TAMAQUA (AP) — The Tamaqua school district, which openly flouted a statewide mask mandate for K-12 schools, reversed course...
Published on September 23, 2021 - Page 6
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania senators grilled turnpike executives over their efforts to collect unpaid tolls amounting to $104 million last year during...
Published on September 22, 2021 - Page 2
Victim-rights reform at issue HARRISBURG (AP) — Questions about the legality and practical effect of a victims’ rights amendment to the Pennsylvania...