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Published on November 16, 2019 - Page 2
Trash-truck crashes studied PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia’s sanitation fleet has been involved in about 2,000 accidents since June 2015, with two...
Published on November 16, 2019 - Page 3
HARRISBURG (AP) —Discussions toward raising Pennsylvania’s minimum wage for the first time since 2009 are heating up, in part to get Democratic Gov....
Published on November 15, 2019 - Page 2
Firm to appeal pipeline ruling WYOMISSING (AP) — A gas company whose bid to build a natural gas pipeline through parts of Pennsylvania and New...
Published on November 14, 2019 - Page 2
Police: Baby used as shield PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia father whose infant son was critically wounded in a shooting last month stands...
Published on November 14, 2019 - Page 8
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A New Jersey man who illegally bought a tiger skin rug years after being told it was a crime to do so has been sentenced to one...
Published on November 13, 2019 - Page 2
Charges filed in girl’s death PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities say a guardian has been charged with murder in the death of a 4-year-old girl who was...
Published on November 13, 2019 - Page 6
HARRISBURG — The FBI has begun a corruption investigation into how Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration came to issue permits for construction on a...
Published on November 13, 2019 - Page 6
HARRISBURG (AP) —The family of a sick inmate who died inside a rural jail two years ago claims guards and medical professionals ignored and even...
Published on November 12, 2019 - Page 2
Dispute cuts mail delivery STATE COLLEGE (AP) — A dispute between the U.S. Postal Service and the owners of a new apartment building has left more...
Published on November 11, 2019 - Page 2
Murder-suicide suspected CLARKS SUMMIT (AP) — Authorities are investigating the deaths of two people found in a home here Thursday as an apparent...
Published on November 10, 2019 - Page 2
Three freight trains collide HEMPFIELD (AP) — Officials say three trains were involved in a derailment in western Pennsylvania, prompting...
Published on November 10, 2019 - Page 3
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvanians living downstream may not often think about what could happen if something goes wrong with one of the state’s many dams,...
Published on November 9, 2019 - Page 2
Officer in fatal fight resigns EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana police officer has resigned two months after a Pennsylvania man died following a...
Published on November 9, 2019 - Page 3
HARRISBURG — Republican U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania said Friday that he is seeking passage of a measure that’s squarely aimed at several...
Published on November 9, 2019 - Page 3
HARRISBURG (AP) — People urging Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration not to close Retreat State Prison will get a second chance to be heard after a...
Published on November 8, 2019 - Page 2
Sandusky hearing delayed BELLEFONTE (AP) — Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky’s resentencing on a 45-count child sexual abuse...
Published on November 7, 2019 - Page 2
Defense: Suspect was prey DOYLESTOWN (AP) — The attorney for a man accused of helping his cousin kill four young men and bury them at a suburban...
Published on November 7, 2019 - Page 5
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A Pennsylvania-based company diluted spices sold to prisons across the country, federal prosecutors said. According to the...
Published on November 7, 2019 - Page 11
HARRISBURG — State election officials were gathering information Wednesday about Election Day glitches in two counties that rolled out new voting...
Published on November 6, 2019 - Page 2
Shooting victim succumbs PITTSBURGH (AP) — Authorities say a Pittsburgh man shot three times during what police believe was a robbery attempt last...
Published on November 5, 2019 - Page 2
Cops: Would-be robber shot PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities say a man shot and killed an armed man who tried to rob him on a Philadelphia street...
Published on November 5, 2019 - Page 3
SCRANTON — The fraudster called himself “King Perry,” and for a while he lived like royalty. Perry Santillo masterminded a long-running investment...
Published on November 5, 2019 - Page 5
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania’s highest court ruled on the eve of balloting Monday that state elections officials will not count or certify the results...
Published on November 4, 2019 - Page 2
Turnpike aims to go cashless PITTSBURGH (AP) — After four years of testing, the Pennsylvania Turnpike says it plans to move ahead with a $129...
Published on November 3, 2019 - Page 2
Bodies found in basement NEW PARIS (AP) — State police say a man has been charged in the deaths of his wife and 12-year-old stepdaughter....
Published on November 2, 2019 - Page 2
Pelosi appears at fundraiser HARRISBURG (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi spoke at a Pennsylvania Democratic Party fundraiser Friday night. The...
Published on November 2, 2019 - Page 8
STATE COLLEGE — An investigation has begun into a new allegation of sexual abuse against imprisoned former Penn State defensive coordinator Jerry...
Published on November 1, 2019 - Page 2
State adds $4M for census HARRISBURG (AP) — A just-signed law to modernize the state’s election laws and help pay for new voting machines also...
Published on November 1, 2019 - Page 6
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania’s chief elections official asked the state Supreme Court late Thursday to overturn a lower court’s ruling that prevents the...
Published on November 1, 2019 - Page 20
HARRISBURG — Gov. Tom Wolf signed legislation Thursday that advocates say makes the most significant changes to modernize Pennsylvania election laws...
Published on October 31, 2019 - Page 2
Referendum votes to hold HARRISBURG (AP) — A judge ruled Wednesday votes in a referendum next week about enshrining victims’ rights in Pennsylvania’...
Published on October 31, 2019 - Page 3
HARRISBURG (AP) — The Pennsylvania Supreme Court will decide whether people on probation and other forms of supervision can use cannabis if they are...
Published on October 31, 2019 - Page 5
HARRISBURG (AP) — Cameras to detect speeding in work zones will begin limited operation next week ahead of their use statewide early next year. Two...
Published on October 30, 2019 - Page 2
Judge tosses new gun rules PITTSBURGH (AP) — A judge on Tuesday struck down gun restrictions the Pittsburgh City Council imposed after last year’s...
Published on October 29, 2019 - Page 2
Alleged traffickers busted READING (AP) — Authorities announced charges against 10 people in what they allege was a violent drug trafficking...
Published on October 29, 2019 - Page 5
HARRISBURG (AP) —Legislation to allow Sunday hunting with a landowner’s written permission three days a year in Pennsylvania is getting some minor...
Published on October 28, 2019 - Page 2
Synagogue shooting marked PITTSBURGH (AP) — The first anniversary of the deadliest attack on Jews in U.S. history was being marked around the world...
Published on October 27, 2019 - Page 2
Police: Drugs sold at school PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities say three drugs dealers who attempted to sell narcotics to school students have been...
Published on October 27, 2019 - Page 6
MIDDLETOWN, N.J. (AP) — An Oklahoma company has withdrawn permit applications with New Jersey regulators that it needs to build a hotly contested...
Published on October 26, 2019 - Page 2
Synagogue attack recalled PITTSBURGH (AP) — A virtual remembrance, an overseas concert and community service projects highlight the many plans for...
Published on October 25, 2019 - Page 2
Pa. to get $53M settlement HARRISBURG (AP) — Pennsylvania is in line to receive more than $53 million as part of a nationwide settlement with a...
Published on October 25, 2019 - Page 7
PENNSDALE (AP) — Federal officials fined a Pennsylvania company for violations found after a worker was killed when she fell into a meat grinder...
Published on October 24, 2019 - Page 2
Funeral director admits theft HARRISBURG (AP) — A funeral home director who authorities say stole a half million dollars’ worth of funeral policy...
Published on October 23, 2019 - Page 2
Trump visit to snarl traffic PITTSBURGH (AP) — President Donald Trump’s visit to Pittsburgh today will close roads and a dozen schools. Police...
Published on October 23, 2019 - Page 9
STATE COLLEGE (AP) — Authorities say a 17-year-old male was found dead in an off-campus house at Penn State and a fraternity has been suspended....
Published on October 23, 2019 - Page 9
HARRISBURG (AP) — Lax campaign finance rules allow Pennsylvania state lawmakers to shield spending on food, booze and travel from public scrutiny,...
Published on October 22, 2019 - Page 2
Teen accused of sex assault NORRISTOWN (AP) — Authorities say they used DNA testing and genealogy research to arrest a teenager in the gunpoint...
Published on October 22, 2019 - Page 3
HARRISBURG — Legislation unveiled Monday would overhaul some aspects of how voters cast ballots in Pennsylvania while delivering much of the money...
Published on October 21, 2019 - Page 2
Dems pick prof for Senate HARRISBURG (AP) — Democrats have chosen a history professor as their candidate to run to replace a four-term Pennsylvania...
Published on October 20, 2019 - Page 2
Prosecutor to run for seat HARRISBURG (AP) — Republicans have chosen a prosecutor to run to replace a four-term state senator Mike Folmer, who...