HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Republicans in Pennsylvania expressed continued skepticism Tuesday that a newly elected Democratic legislator meets constitutional requirements to serve in the state Senate as Democrats compared the threats to block her with GOP hardball tactics in other states.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby's lawyers detailed nearly a dozen alleged legal errors Tuesday, including the judge's decision to send the case to trial, as they appeal his sexual assault conviction and three- to 10-year prison term.
LITITZ, Pa. (AP) — A judge has set bail for a woman accused of causing a crash in Pennsylvania that killed two high school students at $1 million.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Police say a teenager was wounded by a bullet while riding on a school bus in Pittsburgh.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Spending in Pennsylvania's gubernatorial race topped $64 million, as Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf thumped Republican Scott Wagner to win a second term.
GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — State prosecutors say they will retry a western Pennsylvania sheriff whose first corruption trial ended in a mistrial after jurors announced a conviction but one member of the panel changed his mind during the proceedings.
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man who frequently checked a teenager out of school without her mother's knowledge and fled to Mexico with her has been sentenced to 2½ to five years in prison.
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say three people, including a toddler, were killed after fire ripped through a triple-unit house in northeastern Pennsylvania
HERSHEY, Pa. (AP) — A high school teacher from the Scranton area is Pennsylvania's 2019 teacher of the year.
NEW CASTLE, Pa. (AP) — Police say an involuntary manslaughter charge has been filed against a western Pennsylvania man who was unloading a gun that went off, killing a 15-year-old youth.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Authorities say a man was grazed in the head by a bullet in an apparent road rage shooting in Pittsburgh over the weekend.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Authorities are investigating the dissemination of anti-Semitic pamphlets in Pittsburgh neighborhoods, including the one in which a gunman killed 11 people in a synagogue in October.
MOUNT CARBON, Pa. (AP) — Brandon Wentz agonized over his resignation letter.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The state Department of Agriculture is announcing a multi-year deal with Carlisle-based Giant Food Stores to sponsor the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center.
NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a 22-year-old software engineer was found dead at the company's New York City headquarters.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf says he's considering whether to support a petition filed last week that asks a Pennsylvania environmental rule-making board to impose a cap-and-trade program to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A jury told a judge they found a western Pennsylvania sheriff guilty of corruption, but one juror changed his mind in the middle of proceedings and a mistrial was declared.
WASHINGTON — Fracking requires a huge amount of water, a major concern in dry Western states that otherwise welcome the practice. But New Mexico thinks it can mitigate that problem by pushing oil companies to treat and recycle fracking waste water for use in agriculture — or even as drinking water.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A county prosecutor asked a Pennsylvania judge Friday to eject a state representative from office, one week after she was sentenced to probation in a bribery case.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — On a chilly Wednesday evening in late November, over 60 people gathered in the sanctuary of Congregation Kol Ami, Utah's largest Jewish synagogue.
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — Former Centre County District Attorney Stacy Parks Miller opened her own law firm recently, but now she might have to reconsider those plans.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A disciplinary panel has recommended a one-year suspension of the law license of a former Pennsylvania prosecutor over accusations of improper communications with judges and creation of a false Facebook page.
In the olden, golden days of yore, Santa Claus stuffed a tree down the chimney on Christmas Eve with the toys and set it all up before jingling off to the next house.
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania's highest court will decide whether the system of state-owned universities trampled on faculty union rights by unilaterally requiring criminal background checks and reports of arrests for serious crimes within 72 hours.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Alexander Hamilton's tax records, the blueprints for the largest municipal building in the United States and police logs of horse thieves all have a new home now that the Philadelphia City Archives has opened its state-of-the art facility.
HARRISBURG (AP) — Pennsylvania is expanding efforts to make the anti-overdose medication naloxone available to the public with a statewide distribution day next week.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The poorest big city in the United States passed legislation that will ensure fast-food, retail and hospitality workers will know when they'll work and how much they'll work.
LITITZ, Pa. (AP) — Police have filed homicide charges against a woman who they say caused a crash in Pennsylvania that killed two students and injured several other people.
When Daylan McLee got a panicked phone call from his sister in the early morning hours of March 20, 2016, he rushed to the American Legion bar in Dunbar, Pennsylvania. A fight had broken out, please come get her, his sister pleaded.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police have arrested a man in connection to a triple killing in a Philadelphia home.
NAZARETH, Pa. (AP) — In a story Dec. 4 about C.F. Martin & Co.'s original guitar factory, The Associated Press erroneously reported the nature of its historic designation. It was listed in the National Register of Historic Places; it was not named a National Historic Landmark.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A top Republican state senator is drafting legislation to prevent Gov. Tom Wolf from forcing Pennsylvania counties to buy new voting machines, a priority for the Democratic governor to ensure the machines are in place in time for the 2020 presidential election.
GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Police say a Pennsylvania man released from jail immediately stole a car from its parking lot.
MCKEESPORT, Pa. (AP) — Police in western Pennsylvania say two teens have been charged after a gun was brought onto a school bus and video was posted on social media.
SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania couple have been charged in a burglary spree that prosecutors say netted them nearly $1 million in cash and property.
YORK, Pa. (AP) — A caregiver has pleaded guilty to neglect charges after Pennsylvania gubernatorial candidate Scott Wagner's mother was injured under her care.
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Officials say an elderly Pennsylvania couple found dead outside their home had no obvious signs of trauma and it's not yet clear how they died.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A court Tuesday narrowed a year-old state law that allows Pennsylvania residents to buy and use more powerful airborne fireworks, throwing out the part that permitted such sales from roadside tents.
LATROBE, Pa. (AP) — The remains of an Air Force pilot from Pennsylvania whose plane crashed off Croatia during World War II have been interred.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's highest court has agreed to consider whether state police should have to disclose more details about how they use information from social media to investigate crimes and make their own hiring decisions.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia police officer fatally shot a man who ran into a stranger's house and pulled a knife on the officer who followed him inside.