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Published on September 15, 2019 - Page 2
Police: Speed factor in crash PLYMOUTH MEETING (AP) — Police say speed is believed to have been a factor in a two-vehicle crash at a busy...
Published on September 14, 2019 - Page 1
Sniff and search is no longer the default for police in some of the 33 states that have legalized marijuana. Traditionally, an officer could use the...
Published on September 14, 2019 - Page 2
PSU president gets a raise STATE COLLEGE (AP) — The president of Penn State is getting a 2.5% salary increase and trustees are making it retroactive...
Published on September 14, 2019 - Page 5
HARRISBURG (AP) — A new analysis found the number of bills introduced and the number of laws passed by the Pennsylvania Legislature has fallen since...
Published on September 14, 2019 - Page 5
HANOVER (AP) —Since coming out as transgender six months ago, Ashton Brooks, 13, has struggled with being bullied while building confidence in who he...
Published on September 14, 2019 - Page 5
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A lawyer says a Scranton man’s social media threat to shoot suburban Cleveland high school students was a misguided attempt...
Published on September 14, 2019 - Page 7
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A new rule has gone into effect this week in Philadelphia requiring chain restaurants to post warning labels next to menu items...
Published on September 13, 2019 - Page 2
Action taken on child safety HARRISBURG (AP) — Pennsylvania regulators are acting to increase safety at child care facilities about a month after...
Published on September 13, 2019 - Page 3
HARRISBURG (AP) — A lawsuit challenging the legality of gun control ordinances in the Pennsylvania capital has gained new momentum in court. The...
Published on September 13, 2019 - Page 3
HARRISBURG (AP) — The Pennsylvania attorney general is suing some members of the family that founded and controls Purdue Pharma over their role in...
Published on September 12, 2019 - Page 2
Death penalty may end PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Pennsylvania Supreme Court was asked Wednesday to outlaw the death penalty because of what critics...
Published on September 11, 2019 - Page 2
Dump truck driver charged SOUTH BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a Morrisville, Pennsylvania, man driving a dump truck that crashed into a New...
Published on September 11, 2019 - Page 3
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pennsylvania’s Supreme Court considered arguments Tuesday over whether the chief lawyer for Penn State when the Jerry Sandusky...
Published on September 10, 2019 - Page 2
Man accused of rape schemeMEYERSDALE (AP) — State police are accusing a man of creating a phony online dating profile in an alleged scheme to lure...
Published on September 9, 2019 - Page 2
Gettysburg ‘battle’ planned GETTYSBURG (AP) — A veteran Civil War re-enactor says he will take over planning a 2020 re-enactment of the battle of...
Published on September 8, 2019 - Page 2
Man allegedly killed mom WEST MIFFLIN (AP) — Authorities say a man has been arrested after allegedly calling 9-1-1 to say he had killed his mother...
Published on September 8, 2019 - Page 3
HEGINS (AP) — From shooting pigeons to sipping Chardonnay, supporters of the Hegins Park bore witness to a transforming period over the last 20 years...
Published on September 8, 2019 - Page 7
TARENTUM (AP) — Amber Halliwell regrets not eating more the day she got her second tattoo. The 28-year-old Parks Township woman suspects low blood...
Published on September 7, 2019 - Page 2
Cops: Turnpike killing solved HARRISBURG (AP) — Police cite an Ohio prison inmate’s writing published in biker magazines in charging him with the...
Published on September 6, 2019 - Page 2
Tot death deemed homicide PITTSBURGH (AP) — Authorities say the death of a toddler reportedly kidnapped last weekend has been ruled a homicide....
Published on September 5, 2019 - Page 2
Casino expansion goes bust HARRISBURG (AP) — Lack of interest has thwarted Pennsylvania’s latest casino expansion attempt. The Pennsylvania Gaming...
Published on September 4, 2019 - Page 2
Missing toddler found dead BLAIRSVILLE (AP) — Authorities said Tuesday the body of a missing toddler reported kidnapped near Pittsburgh over the...
Published on September 3, 2019 - Page 2
Two killed in head-on crash PENN HILLS (AP) — Authorities say a head-on collision near Pittsburgh claimed the lives of two people and injured a...
Published on September 2, 2019 - Page 2
Whitewater rafter killed OHIOPYLE (AP) — A man on a whitewater rafting trip was thrown into a western Pennsylvania river and died after his foot...
Published on September 1, 2019 - Page 2
Kids wounded by gunfire PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities say gunfire wounded two young children in separate incidents in southeastern Pennsylvania....
Published on September 1, 2019 - Page 3
HARRISBURG (AP) —When Pennsylvania lawmakers were rushing to wrap up the session’s business in June, aides to state Attorney General Josh Shapiro...
Published on August 31, 2019 - Page 2
Nude photo plot alleged BETHLEHEM (AP) — A 19-year-old man is accused of extorting nude photos and money from underage girls and was arrested while...
Published on August 31, 2019 - Page 4
HARRISBURG — A commission set up by Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf recommended Thursday that Pennsylvania redraw congressional and legislative districts...
Published on August 30, 2019 - Page 2
Mom to trial in baby’s death ALLENTOWN (AP) — The mother of a newborn whose body was found in a paint bucket in the basement of her home will stand...
Published on August 30, 2019 - Page 4
Statute limit is 30 SCRANTON (AP) — In a story Aug. 28 about lawsuits against the Roman Catholic Diocese of Scranton over decades-old allegations of...
Published on August 29, 2019 - Page 1
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania is planning to close another prison, as the inmate population continues to decline and prison costs rise, lawmakers and...
Published on August 29, 2019 - Page 2
Defense: Suspect needs help BETHLEHEM (AP) — A man who climbed atop a rusting, disused blast furnace, prompting evacuation of an arts and...
Published on August 29, 2019 - Page 5
SCRANTON — Frustrated by the Pennsylvania Legislature, four men are taking advantage of a shifting legal landscape to file suit against the Roman...
Published on August 28, 2019 - Page 2
Teen critical after shooting PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Monday street shooting left three people wounded, including a teenager who is in critical...
Published on August 27, 2019 - Page 2
No charges for ex-lawmaker HARRISBURG (AP) — A prosecutor said Monday he believes a crime occurred but does not plan to charge a former state...
Published on August 27, 2019 - Page 3
STATE COLLEGE — A former Penn State team doctor is suing the school, football coach James Franklin and athletic director Sandy Barbour, claiming he...
Published on August 27, 2019 - Page 4
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say an armed man who allegedly tried to rob a mobile phone store was shot and killed by a store employee. Police say the...
Published on August 26, 2019 - Page 2
Three nabbed in robberies PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Three people have been arrested in a string of armed robberies at restaurants here over the past month...
Published on August 25, 2019 - Page 2
Bus driver electrocuted BEAVER FALLS (AP) — A coroner says a school bus driver in western Pennsylvania was electrocuted trying to flee from his...
Published on August 25, 2019 - Page 3
BELLEFONTE (AP) —The former house manager of a now-defunct Penn State fraternity where a pledge fell during a night of hazing and drinking and later...
Published on August 24, 2019 - Page 1
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A hospital’s obstetrics department became “Oz”-stetrics as the staff dressed up four newborns as characters from “The Wizard of Oz...
Published on August 24, 2019 - Page 2
Suit: Miscarried baby lost PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A couple is alleging a suburban Philadelphia hospital misplaced the remains of their miscarried baby...
Published on August 24, 2019 - Page 12
HARRISBURG — A federal appeals court reversed a lower court decision and ruled Friday the Pennsylvania House of Representatives’ policy of barring...
Published on August 23, 2019 - Page 2
Women accused in stabbings PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A woman accused of stabbing two sisters during a street brawl this week has been charged with murder...
Published on August 22, 2019 - Page 2
Boys shot in Pittsburgh area MCKEES ROCKS (AP) — A shooting in western Pennsylvania has left two youths wounded Tuesday night, including an 8-year-...
Published on August 21, 2019 - Page 1
HARRISBURG (AP) — A committee of Pennsylvania Game Commission staff has recommended a statewide ban on feeding white-tailed deer. The agency...
Published on August 21, 2019 - Page 2
Ex-professor gives up assets NORRISTOWN (AP) — A former Ivy League professor convicted in the bludgeoning death of his wife at their suburban...
Published on August 21, 2019 - Page 3
HARRISBURG — Gov. Tom Wolf is urging the passage of a law requiring gun owners to report stolen or lost firearms, suggesting Tuesday it could have...
Published on August 20, 2019 - Page 2
More standoff charges eyed PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities say more charges are likely to be filed in the case of a Philadelphia man accused of...
Published on August 19, 2019 - Page 2
Cops: Teen called in threats WILKES-BARRE (AP) — Charges are planned against a juvenile accused of calling a Walmart here and threatening to “shoot...