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Published on June 2, 2019 - Page 2
Man shot on porch SWISSVALE (AP) — Authorities say a man was shot to death on the porch of a home, and two other shooting victims were later found...
Published on June 2, 2019 - Page 5
CLARKS SUMMIT —Lizzie Pettinato didn’t want to feel left out. As she scrolled through her phone one night earlier this month, the 14-year-old saw her...
Published on June 2, 2019 - Page 7
PHILADELPHIA — When Brett Miller first saw a live organ accompany a silent film — the 1925 version of Phantom of the Opera at the University of...
Published on June 1, 2019 - Page 2
Lehigh harassment suit filed BETHLEHEM (AP) — Lehigh University has suspended the interim director of the student health center in response to a...
Published on June 1, 2019 - Page 5
The Pennsylvania Game Commission failed to make sure energy companies paid what they owed in royalties from oil and gas production on state hunting...
Published on June 1, 2019 - Page 12
SCRANTON (AP) — A man accused of entering an elementary school here, stripping naked and spilling Murphy Oil Soap on the gym floor is in custody....
Published on May 31, 2019 - Page 2
Defense: FBI hobbling case PITTSBURGH (AP) — Lawyers for the man accused of killing 11 people at a Pittsburgh synagogue say the FBI has been...
Published on May 31, 2019 - Page 3
BELLEFONTE (AP) — The former house manager of a Penn State fraternity where a pledge fell during a night of hazing and drinking and later died was...
Published on May 30, 2019 - Page 2
Spanier decision appealed HARRISBURG (AP) — Pennsylvania prosecutors want an appeals court to overturn a judge’s decision to throw out the...
Published on May 29, 2019 - Page 2
Online sports betting is live HARRISBURG (AP) — Online sports betting is now live at a state casino. Regulators on Tuesday gave approval to...
Published on May 29, 2019 - Page 5
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — States are heatedly debating whether to make it more difficult for students to avoid vaccinations for religious or...
Published on May 29, 2019 - Page 6
BELLEFONTE (AP) — A former Penn State fraternity brother erased security camera footage from the night a pledge died because he knew it would be...
Published on May 29, 2019 - Page 22
HARRISBURG — Republicans who control Pennsylvania’s Senate are preparing an alternative to Gov. Tom Wolf’s proposal for a multibillion-dollar capital...
Published on May 28, 2019 - Page 2
Bullet hit teen girl in bath HAZLETON (AP) — Police say a bullet from a gun that accidentally discharged struck a 13-year-old girl taking a bath....
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...