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Published on May 27, 2019 - Page 2
ATV hits deer; two men die WARREN (AP) — An all-terrain vehicle hit a deer here Sunday morning, killing two men, State Police say. The ATV was...
Published on May 26, 2019 - Page 1
PHILADELPHIA (AP) —Weather officials say Pennsylvania has already recorded the average number of tornados for a year. Meteorologist Sarah Johnson of...
Published on May 26, 2019 - Page 2
Angler dies in rescue try STROUDSBURG (AP) — Officials say a fisherman trying to help his struggling friend fell into the fast-moving water of a...
Published on May 26, 2019 - Page 6
HARVEY’S LAKE (AP) —Karen Rader has always loved alpacas and after visiting Falls Edge Farm in Benton, she decided to start an alpaca farm. She...
Published on May 26, 2019 - Page 8
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Congresswoman Annie Kuster and Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick have introduced a bill to create a $25 billion Opioid Epidemic Response...
Published on May 25, 2019 - Page 2
Baby’s parents face charges EFFORT (AP) — State police say a Monroe County man is accused of smothering his infant son after threatening to kill him...
Published on May 24, 2019 - Page 2
Newspaper carrier killed NEW KENSINGTON (AP) — Police say a man out on his newspaper delivery route was shot. Officers responded to the...
Published on May 23, 2019 - Page 2
Worker wounded by robber PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities say an employee of a northeast Philadelphia store was shot and critically wounded during a...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 2
Man accused of cat cruelty PLYMOUTH (AP) — A Plymouth man accused of baiting cats with food on fishhooks is facing animal cruelty charges. The...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 7
HARRISBURG (AP) — Voters have picked Republicans to fill three open seats in the state Legislature in heavily Republican districts in south-central...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 7
HARRISBURG (AP) — Republican Fred Keller, a conservative state lawmaker, won the special election for Congress on Tuesday in a heavily Republican...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 7
PHILADELPHIA — Democrat Jim Kenney is poised to keep his job as mayor of the nation’s sixth largest city after fending off two challengers in Tuesday...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 7
ALLENTOWN (AP) — Allentown’s interim mayor has declared victory in a four-way Democratic primary as he seeks to serve the final two years of...
Published on May 22, 2019 - Page 7
HARRISBURG (AP) — A longtime steelworkers’ union lawyer from Pittsburgh has been nominated by Democrats to run for one of two open seats on a...
Published on May 21, 2019 - Page 1
MONTOURSVILLE — President Donald Trump voiced confidence Monday in his ability to win Pennsylvania in 2020 and took a new swipe at one of his leading...
Published on May 21, 2019 - Page 2
Pittsburgh gun rules on hold PITTSBURGH (AP) — A county judge ordered Pittsburgh on Friday not to enforce firearms restrictions inspired by the...
Published on May 20, 2019 - Page 2
Police: Driver ran into crowd SLIPPERY ROCK (AP) — Authorities say a man believed to have been under the influence of alcohol drove into a crowd in...
Published on May 20, 2019 - Page 3
The (Allentown) Morning Call FRACKVILLE (AP) — Ask Steven Blazer what kind of employee he’s looking for, and the staffing agency manager rattles off...
Published on May 19, 2019 - Page 2
Infection hits animal shelter PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia animal shelter is temporarily suspending adoptions and most intakes following upper...
Published on May 19, 2019 - Page 3
ALLENTOWN (AP) —When you go to a doctor’s office for a stomachache, sore throat or back pain, it’s becoming more likely that the person treating you...
Published on May 18, 2019 - Page 2
Pitt gets filmmaker’s trove PITTSBURGH (AP) — The University of Pittsburgh is getting a spooky addition: the archives of late iconic horror...
Published on May 18, 2019 - Page 3
MOUNTAIN TOP (AP) —Authorities say one person has been killed and another is missing after an explosion destroyed a home here. Officials say...
Published on May 17, 2019 - Page 2
Forced birth control alleged TURTLE CREEK (AP) — Police have charged a woman accused of forcing her friend’s 12-year-old daughter to get a birth...
Published on May 17, 2019 - Page 3
BETHLEHEM (AP) — A man charged with setting two fires at a church that had kicked him out of the congregation says he was “mad at God.” Wilmer Ortiz...
Published on May 16, 2019 - Page 2
Ex-PSU frat boy dodges jail BELLEFONTE (AP) — A judge is letting another former Penn State fraternity member serve his sentence on home confinement...
Published on May 16, 2019 - Page 3
BETHLEHEM (AP) — Hank Barnette rode an elevator to the top floor of Martin Tower, walked to the empty spot where his office stood and took in the...
Published on May 15, 2019 - Page 2
State sues opioid company PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The state attorney general filed a lawsuit Tuesday accusing the company that makes OxyContin of...
Published on May 15, 2019 - Page 7
HARRISBURG (AP) —Pennsylvania’s House of Representatives is launching another effort to outlaw abortions because of a prenatal diagnosis of Down...
Published on May 15, 2019 - Page 7
PHILADELPHIA (AP) —The judge who presided over Bill Cosby’s criminal case said he let five other accusers testify at the sex-assault trial because...
Published on May 14, 2019 - Page 2
Accused priest put on leave PITTSBURGH (AP) — A priest with the Roman Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh has been placed on administrative leave while...
Published on May 14, 2019 - Page 3
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Penn State assistant professor working as a ride-hail company driver has been charged with holding two women in his vehicle...
Published on May 13, 2019 - Page 2
Police: Woman slain at wheel SARVER (AP) — A woman was shot and killed as she drove home from her workplace, and a male suspect was later found dead...
Published on May 13, 2019 - Page 3
GREENSBURG (AP) —The majority of teen dating violence episodes — 83% —follow a bad breakup. That statistic alone, had Demi Brae Cuccia or her...
Published on May 13, 2019 - Page 6
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania’s primary election will decide nominees or officeholders for several high-profile offices, including mayor of the nation’s...
Published on May 12, 2019 - Page 2
Inmate charged in death NORRISTOWN (AP) — Authorities say a prison inmate is facing first- and third-degree murder charges following the death of...
Published on May 12, 2019 - Page 5
HARRISBURG — Thoroughbreds provide many reasons to marvel. The fastest can top 40 mph. Their speed-producing features — extraordinary concentration...
Published on May 11, 2019 - Page 2
Industrial hemp is growing HARRISBURG (AP) — Industrial hemp is in the ground and growing in Pennsylvania under a new federal law that legalized its...
Published on May 11, 2019 - Page 3
HARRISBURG (AP) — The state’s treasurer is accusing PPL Corp. of frustrating efforts by his designated auditors to get unclaimed property back into...
Published on May 11, 2019 - Page 5
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — A 12-year-old reporter who runs a newspaper in Pennsylvania has delivered the commencement address at West Virginia...
Published on May 10, 2019 - Page 2
Cops: Disabled athlete raped READING (AP) — A former coach for the Special Olympics of Berks County soccer team has been charged with raping a...
Published on May 10, 2019 - Page 3
HARRISBURG (AP) —Pennsylvania’s State Board of Education is giving its support to proposals by Gov. Tom Wolf to require students start schooling by...
Published on May 10, 2019 - Page 6
HARRISBURG (AP) —Democratic lawmakers in Pennsylvania are introducing a package of hate-crimes bills that are inspired by a mass shooting at a...
Published on May 10, 2019 - Page 6
HARRISBURG (AP) — A senior Republican in the Pennsylvania Senate said Thursday the state should sell the lieutenant governor’s residence at Fort...
Published on May 9, 2019 - Page 2
Officer cleared in shooting STATE COLLEGE (AP) — A prosecutor says no charges will be filed in the death of an autistic man shot by police earlier...
Published on May 9, 2019 - Page 5
HARRISBURG (AP) — About a dozen of Gov. Tom Wolf’s senior aides are starting his second term with pay raises that ranged from $25,000 to $33,000....
Published on May 9, 2019 - Page 5
HARRISBURG — Three Mile Island, site of the United States’ worst nuclear power accident, will begin a planned shutdown starting June 1 now that it is...
Published on May 8, 2019 - Page 2
Dad killed in home invasion WYOMISSING (AP) — Authorities say a man was shot to death in the bedroom of his home by two intruders as his 8- and 10-...
Published on May 8, 2019 - Page 5
NANTICOKE (AP) — Authorities are offering a $1,500 reward for information leading to the person who started several brush fires on Alden Mountain in...
Published on May 7, 2019 - Page 2
Measles exposure tracked PITTSBURGH (AP) — Health officials have released new information about possible exposure to measles last month in the...
Published on May 6, 2019 - Page 2
Police: Pharmacy lootedPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police are searching for an armed man who robbed a pharmacy here of drugs valued at several thousand...