HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A woman at the center of a 2018 raid in Harrisburg that led to the fatal shooting of a deputy U.S. marshal has been released from prison.
Pennlive.com reports Shayla Towles Pierce likely won’t face charges in connection with the ...
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Antietam 78, Harrisburg Academy 34
Avonworth 69, New Brighton 59
Bermudian Springs 45, York Catholic 30
Bethlehem Freedom 79, Quakertown 66
Biglerville 56, Fairfield 44
Bishop Carroll 57, ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a man leading police on a car chase crashed into a truck carrying a family of six on their way to the Pennsylvania Farm Show.
Police say the chase stemmed from a traffic stop in Harrisburg around 8 a.m. Saturday.
The 28-year-old driver was asked ...
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Apollo-Ridge 46, South Allegheny 42
Bishop Guilfoyle 80, Chestnut Ridge 46
Calvary Christian 63, Nueva Esperanza 58
Cambria Heights 70, Penn Cambria 48
Camp Hill 67, ELCO 57
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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A rabbi who was leading services the morning a gunman killed 11 people inside a Pittsburgh synagogue will give the invocation next week at Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf’s second inaugural ceremony.
Wolf’s inaugural committee said Monday that Rabbi Jeffrey Myers of the ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Officials in western Pennsylvania say a carbon monoxide leak in a multiple family home has left a man dead and several people hospitalized.
Police were called to the home in Canonsburg, south of Pittsburgh, just after 7 a.m. Monday. Officers responding reported a ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf is turning to a band with roots in Philadelphia to perform at his second inauguration later this month.
The Democrat’s inaugural celebration at the Farm Show Complex the night of Tuesday, Jan. 15, will feature The Roots.
Tickets for ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Dancing tractors, farming drones and story time with Miss Pennsylvania are among the attractions that will draw hundreds of thousands to the annual Pennsylvania Farm Show this month.
The event begins ...
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Lawmakers report $43M increase in unspent cash reserves
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Pennsylvania legislative branch saw its budget reserve jump by nearly $43 million last year, with most of the additional surplus attributed to House and Senate accounts.
The Legislative Audit Advisory Commission voted unanimously Thursday to approve the annual ...
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Danville 40, Central Columbia 18
Garden Spot 47, Warwick 46
Glendale 53, Northern Cambria 45
Harrisburg Bishop McDevitt 40, Lancaster Catholic 34
Pittston Area 68, Holy Redeemer 54
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The county prosecutor in Harrisburg said Friday he was closing a sexual assault investigation into a now-former state representative at the request of the political consultant who had filed a complaint against him.
Dauphin County District Attorney Fran Chardo said ...
Wolf commutes life sentences of 2 Pennsylvania inmates
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania’s governor on Thursday commuted the life sentences of two inmates, including a woman who said she let her newborn drown in a portable toilet because she was afraid of how her parents would react to the birth.
Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf issued one order in ...
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ALLOW CITIES LIKE PHILLY AND PITTSBURGH TO MAKE THEIR OWN GUN LAWS, Dec. 17
In the six weeks since a lone gunman killed 11 people and wounded six others inside the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh, there have been nearly three dozen ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania bishop has reversed course to ask the Vatican to defrock a priest suffering from dementia who was accused of sexually abusing children and was named in the state’s grand jury report on priest abuse.
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Saline County clerk dies just days after taking office
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — A county clerk in Southern Illinois who took office less than two weeks ago has died.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania state representative stepped down on Tuesday, ending uncertainty about her official status that had swirled since she was sentenced to probation in a bribery case 11 days earlier.
Rep. Vanessa Lowery Brown, D-Philadelphia, said in a letter to House ...
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.
Dauphin County District Attorney Fran Chardo
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Police in Pennsylvania say a man posted hundreds of images and videos of women who were secretly recorded at local gyms and retailers.
Newberry Township police say 52-year-old David Alexander Oris posted the photos to his Tumblr page. The York Dispatch
EDGEWOOD, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania teacher who is pregnant said she was fired from her Catholic school job because the Harrisburg diocese was upset she wasn’t married.
Naiad Reich said she taught at Our Lady of Lourdes Regional School in Edgewood for four years but was fired Friday after ...
Ollie’s Bargain Outlet: Fiscal 3Q Earnings Snapshot
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) _ Ollie’s Bargain Outlet Holdings Inc. (OLLI) on Tuesday reported fiscal third-quarter net income of $24.8 million.
The Harrisburg, Pennsylvania-based company said it had profit of 38 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, were 32 cents per ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A state representative convicted of taking $4,000 in bribes from a confidential informant received probation Friday from a judge who was critical of the undercover investigation that snared her.
Democratic Rep. Vanessa Lowery Brown, of Philadelphia, was sentenced to ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of a Pennsylvania House member in a bribery case (all times local):
The speaker of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives says he considers the tenure of a Philadelphia Democrat to have ended with her sentencing on a ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — In a story Nov. 28 about a legislative report on emergency services in Pennsylvania, The Associated Press misidentified Ed Mann. He is a former state fire commissioner, not current state fire commissioner.
A corrected version of the story is below:
Report warns ...
- Globe NewswireD&H Distributing Sees 21% Revenue Increase, Forecasts Continued Growth in Key Categories and ServicesDecember 19, 2018
- Globe NewswireD&H Distributing Hits #109 on the Forbes List of America’s Largest Private CompaniesOctober 22, 2018
- BusinessWireCAI Awards Education4Kids Grants to Nine Pennsylvania OrganizationsOctober 19, 2018
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Democrat in a suburban Philadelphia state Senate contest is conceding in a race where she says she trails the six-term Republican incumbent by 74 votes.
Democrat Tina Davis said in a statement Tuesday that she’s ending her campaign against Republican Sen. Robert ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A raise this holiday season will give Pennsylvania state lawmakers, judges and top executive branch officials an extra reason to celebrate.
Their salary increase for the year ahead will be 1.6 percent, a figure tied by state law to the year-over-year change in the ...
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Senate OKs selling shuttered work camp to Hardin County
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Senate has approved a plan to sell a shuttered prison work camp to local officials.
The Hardin County Work Camp in Cave in Rock once held 200 minimum-security prisoners. It was closed in August 2015 for budgetary reasons.
The Senate approved ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Republicans in the state House elevated Rep. Bryan Cutler to be floor leader Tuesday and made Rep. Kerry Benninghoff whip, while Democrats re-elected Minority Leader Frank Dermody and voted for Rep. Jordan Harris as whip.
The biggest surprise among the top jobs was ...
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Episcopal Academy 28, Haverford School 14
Penn Charter 41, Germantown Academy 14
Springside Chestnut Hill 41, Malvern Prep 20
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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Seven Roman Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania said Thursday that they have taken steps to set up victim compensation funds, nearly three months after a chilling grand jury report documented decades of child sexual abuse by priests in the state.
The Philadelphia, ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on victim funds being set up by Pennsylvania Roman Catholic dioceses (all times local):
Pennsylvania’s top prosecutor says victim compensation funds being established by the state’s Roman Catholic dioceses over sexual abuse of children by ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania’s newly elected lieutenant governor said Wednesday he does not plan to move into the lavish state-owned official residence and hopes to make it available for some type of public use.
Democrat John Fetterman said that he may rent a place in Harrisburg, ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Tuesday’s election saw Pennsylvania elect a state record four women to the U.S. House, smashing what had been an all-male congressional delegation in Pennsylvania since 2014.
Pennsylvania currently is the most populous state without a woman serving in Congress. ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on Election Day in Pennsylvania (all times local):
Pennsylvania’s congressional delegation will be evenly split between Republicans and Democrats after the Democrats picked up three seats in Tuesday’s election.
Amid the heaviest ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania voters will be in the middle of the national political picture when they cast ballots Tuesday, but many will undoubtedly also have issues closer to home on their mind as they consider contests for governor and state legislative seats.
At the top of the ...
Illinois road closed for migrating snakes until Tuesday
HARRISBURG, Ill. (AP) — Snakes and amphibians that have not yet crossed Snake Road in Shawnee National Forest can relax because officials are giving them a little more time to make the trek.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A former superintendent of Gettysburg National Military Park was accused in a report released Thursday of improperly accepting free trips from the foundation that built ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — In a story Oct. 26 about attorney disciplinary proceedings against former Penn State general counsel Cynthia Baldwin, The Associated Press erroneously described a committee’s findings. A committee reviewing professional misconduct claims ruled in her favor but did not ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania state lawmaker faces the possibility of prison time after a jury on Wednesday convicted her of charges she accepted $4,000 in cash from an undercover ...
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — State tourism commissioners in West Virginia have approved a $5.1 million advertising campaign to cover spring, summer and fall in 2019.
The Herald-Dispatch reports the 2019 campaign will focus on the 25-54 age demographic. It ...
STEELTON, Pa. (AP) — Police in Pennsylvania have charged four adults after an officer spotted a toddler running across the street carrying an open beer.
WHP-TV reports an officer in the ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Survivors of child sexual abuse and others sought Wednesday to ramp up pressure on Pennsylvania’s Republican senators to vote on a bill that would give victims a two-year window to file lawsuits that would otherwise be outdated.
More than 100 people rallied at the ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Dozens of new faces will be joining the Pennsylvania Legislature next year because of retirements, and the national political mood has Democrats hopeful they can pick up seats and chip away at the large majorities Republicans have long enjoyed in both chambers.
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Archbishop Ryan 31, Philadelphia Roman Catholic 14
Bensalem 20, Council Rock North 19
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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The collapse of legislation left uncertainty Thursday whether Pennsylvania lawmakers will ever approve recommendations in a landmark grand jury report that contained hundreds of allegations of child sexual abuse by priests in Roman Catholic dioceses across the ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A tractor-trailer driver facing charges after a crash on a Pennsylvania interstate that killed three people told investigators he had consumed seven or eight drinks earlier in the day, state police said.
Police allege Jack Edward Satterfield III told investigators he ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A tractor-trailer driver is facing charges following a crash in Pennsylvania that killed three people, including a toddler, and injured seven others, state police said
Police in Dauphin County said vehicles on Interstate 83 in Lower Paxton Township had slowed or ...