GERMAN, Pa. (AP) — State police say a collision between a dump truck and a pickup truck in western Pennsylvania has left three people dead, including a 4-year-old boy.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania is permanently recognizing Juneteenth, the cultural holiday commemorating the emancipation of enslaved black people in the United States.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania voters will decide whether to enumerate victims' rights in the state constitution, a proposal likely to appear on the November ballot.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Legislation to further clamp down on powerful painkiller prescriptions in Pennsylvania has the state Senate's approval, although Democrats tried unsuccessfully to put limits...
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The mother of a newborn whose body was found in a paint bucket in the basement of her Pennsylvania home has been charged in the baby's death.
Another tornado confirmed in western Pennsylvania
COMMODORE, Pa. (AP) — Weather officials have confirmed that another tornado touched down in western Pennsylvania over the weekend.
The National Weather Service office in Pittsburgh said...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Wireless carriers including Verizon and AT&T are struggling to get a vote on legislation to make it easier and cheaper for them to attach small-cell antennas to utility...
Urn with man’s ashes stolen after funeral
YORK, Pa. (AP) — Family members say someone stole an urn with a man's ashes after his funeral in Pennsylvania.
A service for 42-year-old Sam Abreght was held over the weekend at the...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf is asking Pennsylvania's Republican-controlled Legislature to take the first steps to authorize the state to join a regional consortium of states that sets a...
ENDICOTT, N.Y. (AP) — Police say the pilot of a single-engine plane is dead following a crash near the New York-Pennsylvania border.
Police in Endicott say a Trella T-21 aircraft piloted by...
Casino announces $60 million hotel project
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A western Pennsylvania casino has announced plans to break ground on a $60 million hotel project.
The Rivers Casino Pittsburgh says the 219-room, four-star property to be...
MOUNT PENN, Pa. (AP) — Officials say a Pennsylvania woman was bitten on the arm by a venomous snake when she went to her basement to do laundry.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf is vetoing budget-season legislation to substantially ramp up taxpayer support for private and religious schools in Pennsylvania.
EAST PITTSBURGH, Pa. (AP) — State police say a woman was found dead in a western Pennsylvania home after a county jail inmate told a counselor he had killed someone.
Correction: Steel Plant-Pollution story
In a story June 17 about a fire at U.S. Steel's Pennsylvania coke plant, The Associated Press reported erroneously the impact of the mishap on the neighborhood's air quality. The company said air...
Lawmakers raise alarm after wave of Philly shootings
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Lawmakers from Philadelphia are calling on state and city officials to stem a rising tide of gun violence that included a fatal shooting at a graduation party.
WYALUSING, Pa. (AP) — A man who killed his mother, stepfather and another man before taking his own life in northern Pennsylvania had recently been fired from his job and stopped taking...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey waded into a budget fight in Pennsylvania on Monday over substantially expanding state taxpayer support for private and religious schools that is...
Tornado confirmed in western Pennsylvania
PARKER, Pa. (AP) — Weather officials have confirmed that a tornado touched down during storms over the weekend in western Pennsylvania.
SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — All charges have been dropped against a northeastern Pennsylvania university student arrested after police said they found a gun, body armor, 200 rounds of ammunition and a...
Police: Deaths of 4 believed homicide-suicide
WYALUSING, Pa. (AP) — Four people were found dead in a northern Pennsylvania home in what is believed to have been a murder-suicide, state police said.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Authorities say a western Pennsylvania police officer shot and killed an aggressive dog while responding to the medical emergency of the animal's owner.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — In Pennsylvania, good fiscal times may not necessarily mean good fiscal condition.
The rage in the state Capitol right now is the surplus that state government rolled...
HOMESTEAD, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a woman parked her car on a western Pennsylvania bridge and jumped to her death, leaving three young children inside the vehicle.
19 dead animals found in pet carriers, garbage bags
WINFIELD TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) — Nineteen dead animals have been found behind a Pennsylvania home in what one humane officer calls the worst case of animal cruelty she's ever seen.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A 5-year-old agreement between two Pittsburgh-based health care conglomerates can't be extended through litigation past its June 30 expiration date, a Pennsylvania judge...
- Business WireFulton Financial Corporation Declares Quarterly Cash DividendJune 18, 2019
- Business WireFatburger and Buffalo's Express Return to the East Coast with First Location in PennsylvaniaJune 18, 2019
- Business WireBoyertown Area School District Implements Safety Vision's Camera System on School Buses to Ensure Student SafetyJune 17, 2019
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A Tennessee woman faces a second-degree murder charge in connection with the stabbing death of a Pennsylvania jeweler in New Orleans.
KECKSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say two teenagers killed by lightning in a park in Pennsylvania were found below a large splintered tree.
Traffic deaths up in 2018 in Pennsylvania
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The number of people killed on Pennsylvania's roads rose in 2018, fueled by increases in the deaths of senior citizens and pedestrians.
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — American prosecutors said Thursday that they believe two suspects in the shooting of retired Red Sox star David Ortiz are wanted for crimes in the United...
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — The Latest on the shooting for former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz (all times local):
A retired federal judge best known for sending two corrupt judges to prison for their role in a notorious Pennsylvania juvenile justice scandal has died.
Man, woman killed in Pennsylvania lightning strike
KECKSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say two people are dead from a lightning strike in a Pennsylvania county park.
Westmoreland County Coroner Kenneth Bacha said a man and woman died Thursday...
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — A judge was allowed to go on his way after aggressively challenging a police officer during a traffic stop and ordering him to "check the registration on this plate soon,...
SEATTLE (AP) — A lawsuit claims Amazon is violating laws in at least eight states by recording children without consent through Alexa devices.
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A man sentenced to death for raping, strangling and dismembering his girlfriend's 14-year-old daughter has asked a judge to instead give him a life term.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Authorities say a woman fleeing a court hearing in western Pennsylvania jumped in a U-Haul van and nearly struck a detective as she drove off.
YORK, Pa. (AP) — A group of Pennsylvania manufacturers surrounded Mike Pence as he offered his standard greeting from President Donald Trump. The response was underwhelming.
MIFFLINTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A small earthquake has rumbled parts of central Pennsylvania.
The United States Geological Survey says the epicenter of Wednesday night's magnitude 3.4 quake was...
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Authorities say a Maryland driver fleeing Pennsylvania troopers on Interstate 95 crossed into Delaware and crashed into a guardrail.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's Senate is advancing legislation that backers say will help make health care more available through nurses, and less expensive.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A proposal to build a $96 million pier in New Jersey, potentially to load tankers with liquid fuels produced from Pennsylvania's vast Marcellus Shale natural gas reservoir,...
Editorials from around Pennsylvania
Editorials from around Pennsylvania:
IT'S TIME, FINALLY, TO RAISE PENNSYLVANIA'S MINIMUM WAGE
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's gambling offerings are growing again.
The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board on Wednesday cleared Penn National Gaming's plan to build a mini-casino...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania court has ruled that an evolving legal landscape means a woman can pursue her lawsuit claiming officials in the Altoona-Johnstown Roman Catholic Diocese...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Republican lawmakers are refusing to commit to the millions of dollars sought by Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf to back up his demand that Pennsylvania's counties buttress...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A proposal is advancing that would end mandatory annual emissions inspections for Pennsylvania vehicles that are less than 9 years old.