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Published on March 21, 2019 - Page 2
Mother: I wanted teen gone DOYLESTOWN (AP) — The mother of a girl raped, murdered and dismembered testified Wednesday she helped carry out the...
Published on March 21, 2019 - Page 3
HARRISBURG (AP) —Penn State will collect hundreds of thousands of dollars left over from The Second Mile, the defunct charity for youth founded by...
Published on March 20, 2019 - Page 2
Jurors shown shooting video PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jurors on Tuesday saw a video recording of a white police officer gunning down an unarmed black...
Published on March 20, 2019 - Page 5
PITTSBURGH (AP) — An off-duty police officer who rescued a 5-year-old girl from a rabid coyote at a New York playground is one of 19 people being...
Published on March 19, 2019 - Page 2
Cops: Tow truck used to steal WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Police say two men have been using a tow truck to steal cars in Delaware and each is charged...
Published on March 18, 2019 - Page 2
Wrong-way crash kills two BIG BEAVER (AP) — Authorities say a wrong-way crash on the Turnpike in western Pennsylvania killed two people and sent...
Published on March 18, 2019 - Page 5
The Philadelphia Inquirer PHILADELPHIA (AP) —Some people truck chickens down the road or move milk from state to state. Others lug fresh-cut lumber...
Published on March 17, 2019 - Page 2
Man guilty in jogger’s death ALVERTON (AP) — A man has been convicted of third-degree murder in the death of a man struck by a car as he was jogging...
Published on March 16, 2019 - Page 2
46 have mumps at Temple PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Health officials say there are at least 46 cases of the mumps at Temple University. That’s up from 16...
Published on March 15, 2019 - Page 2
Venomous snakes hoarded FALLS TWP. (AP) — Police have encountered a slithery situation. Officers and an animal expert removed 25 snakes from a...
Published on March 14, 2019 - Page 2
$78G stolen from senior TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey officials say a Pennsylvania woman who stole nearly $78,000 from a great aunt who suffers...
Published on March 14, 2019 - Page 5
HARRISBURG (AP) —Democrats are claiming victory in special elections to fill two vacant Pennsylvania state House seats. Movita Johnson-Harrell...
Published on March 14, 2019 - Page 11
NEW BLOOMFIELD (AP) — A woman whose body was found in a central Pennsylvania forest more than 30 years ago was killed by a “very powerful impact”...
Published on March 13, 2019 - Page 2
New trial ordered in murders YORK (AP) — A missing word in jury instructions prompted a judge to order a new trial in the case of one of two...
Published on March 12, 2019 - Page 2
Uncle gets prison in murder PITTSBURGH (AP) — A man has been sentenced to 15 to 38 years in prison in the murder of his niece. Kalvin Stewart, 50,...
Published on March 11, 2019 - Page 2
DA: Cops’ shooting justified POTTSVILLE (AP) — A prosecutor says two police officers here were justified in shooting a man accused of pointing a...
Published on March 10, 2019 - Page 2
Man guilty in fatal chase PITTSBURGH (AP) — A man was convicted of three counts of third-degree murder in a Thanksgiving Day 2016 police chase that...
Published on March 9, 2019 - Page 2
Overdoses drop in west Pa. PITTSBURGH (AP) — Federal prosecutors say overdose deaths are down sharply in western Pennsylvania, a positive...
Published on March 9, 2019 - Page 5
OLD FORGE (AP) — A school board has voted to remove its president over anti-Muslim posts on Facebook. The Times-Tribune reported the Old Forge...
Published on March 8, 2019 - Page 2
Inmate charged in murder plot HARRISBURG (AP) — A man already serving time for assaulting and choking his wife faces new charges of plotting to kill...
Published on March 8, 2019 - Page 4
PHILADELPHIA (AP) —Gov. Tom Wolf has ordered a review of complaints against the oldest reform school in the country after a newspaper investigation...
Published on March 7, 2019 - Page 2
State: Festival not medical SCRANTON (AP) — The Department of Health has banned dispensaries from participating in one of the state’s largest...
Published on March 7, 2019 - Page 6
PHILADELPHIA (AP) —The nation’s oldest historically black college announced a plan Tuesday to balance the school’s budget and lure new, top-tier...
Published on March 6, 2019 - Page 2
Hearing set in jeweler death NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A preliminary hearing has been set for a woman accused in the stabbing death of a Schuylkill County...
Published on March 5, 2019 - Page 2
Data: Meth, coke use rising HARRISBURG (AP) — Pennsylvania appears to be reflecting national trends in drug abuse, as methamphetamine and cocaine...
Published on March 5, 2019 - Page 5
Daily Local News of West Chester KENNETT SQUARE (AP) — More and more landlords are restricting pets from their properties, but they have no legal...
Published on March 4, 2019 - Page 2
Nuke rescue may have strings HARRISBURG (AP) — With nuclear power plant owners seeking a rescue in Pennsylvania, a number of state lawmakers are...
Published on March 3, 2019 - Page 2
Bus driver allegedly drunk BATH (AP) — An eastern Pennsylvania school bus driver is facing charges after police allege she drove under the influence...
Published on March 2, 2019 - Page 2
Car strikes woman at church PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A woman sitting on the steps of a church was struck and seriously injured by a vehicle after a crash...
Published on March 1, 2019 - Page 2
Police capture rogue emu YORK (AP) — Police have captured an emu that’s been on the run. Northern York County Regional Police say the large bird was...
Published on February 28, 2019 - Page 2
Prison for dead tot’s parents SOMERSET (AP) — A man and woman have been sentenced to 5½- to 15-year terms in the death of their 10-month-old...
Published on February 27, 2019 - Page 2
Two killed family, cops say MORRISVILLE (AP) — A mother and her adult daughter killed five of their close relatives and were found “disoriented”...
Published on February 27, 2019 - Page 3
HARRISBURG (AP) —Pennsylvania is about to start issuing driver licenses that allow holders to board commercial airliners and enter certain secure...
Published on February 26, 2019 - Page 2
Report got ex-priest fired YORK (AP) — York County officials disclosed it fired a former Roman Catholic priest from a job working with people who...
Published on February 26, 2019 - Page 3
HARRISBURG (AP) — A senior Republican state lawmaker says Pennsylvania should try to save its nuclear power plants in case it needs a more diverse...
Published on February 26, 2019 - Page 3
HARRISBURG — A top Republican lawmaker is opening the door to raising Pennsylvania’s minimum wage, but he insisted Monday that Democrats lower their...
Published on February 26, 2019 - Page 7
SCRANTON (AP) — In the basement of City Hall, leather-bound volumes kept behind glass contain source records, after-action reports and regimental...
Published on February 26, 2019 - Page 11
From our wire services YORK — As Ralph Wagner hops in his truck at daybreak on a Saturday morning to check his animal traps, memories of four...
Published on February 25, 2019 - Page 2
One dead in Freeland fire FREELAND (AP) — Authorities say one person died and six other people, including three firefighters, were injured in a...
Published on February 25, 2019 - Page 3
HARRISBURG (AP) — The latest effort by Gov. Tom Wolf to impose a fee on municipalities that rely on state troopers, instead of a local police force,...
Published on February 25, 2019 - Page 5
LANCASTER (AP) — Bob Shonsky’s first arrest for drunken driving was followed by a second and a third. Then Lancaster County Judge Jeffery Wright...
Published on February 24, 2019 - Page 2
Two to trial in slayings SOMERSET (AP) — Two men have been ordered to stand trial in the slayings of two western Pennsylvania men reported missing...
Published on February 24, 2019 - Page 6
HARRISBURG (AP) —Pennsylvania health care giant UPMC went on the legal offensive this week against the state attorney general’s office in a battle...
Published on February 24, 2019 - Page 6
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — All charges have been dropped against a man who’d been accused of sexually assaulting two children at a day care he ran in...
Published on February 24, 2019 - Page 7
HARRISBURG (AP) — Municipalities that rely on state police for full-time coverage would need to pay the state a per-resident fee for those services...
Published on February 24, 2019 - Page 7
CLEONA (AP) — The little town of Cleona is the latest to feel some pressure to allow alcohol sales. Nearly 700 towns across Pennsylvania are dry or...
Published on February 23, 2019 - Page 2
Probation for prison sex SCRANTON (AP) — A former guard at a prison has been sentenced to nine months of probation for having sex with an inmate...
Published on February 22, 2019 - Page 2
Remains ID’d after 55 years PITTSBURGH (AP) — Police have identified remains found buried in a Pittsburgh backyard as a woman who lived at the home...
Published on February 21, 2019 - Page 2
Airport renovations planned PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh officials unveiled proposed designs Wednesday for a planned $1.1 billion renovation of the...
Published on February 21, 2019 - Page 3
SCRANTON (AP) — A defense attorney is denying his client hurled a woman to her death in the Lackawanna River two years ago. The trial opened Tuesday...