GOP prosecutor chosen to run for seat vacated by senator
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Republicans have chosen a prosecutor to run to replace a four-term Pennsylvania state senator who resigned last month after being arrested on child pornography...
Son says father accused of slaying is ‘not a monster’
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — The son of a Pennsylvania man charged with murder in a fire that killed his wife nearly nine years ago is defending his father, saying he is "not a monster."
Glider crash kills 1; cause under investigation
TAMAQUA, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a glider aircraft crash in Pennsylvania claimed the life of one person.
State police in Schuylkill County say the aircraft went down shortly after 3:30...
New York visits Philadelphia for first round of playoffs
New York Red Bulls (14-14-6, sixth in the Eastern Conference during the regular season) vs. Philadelphia Union (16-11-7, third in the Eastern Conference during the regular season)
Indian population makes a mark in Pennsylvania
SOUTH FAYETTE, Pa. (AP) — They love the vibrant movies and music that spring from their homeland, but they also follow the Pittsburgh Steelers with the same devotion as someone schooled in...
Pennsylvania sports doc faces new misconduct charge
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania sports medicine doctor set to stand trial on charges he sexually harassed several patients has been hit with a new accusation of inappropriate...
Lawmaker facing child porn possession charges waives hearing
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A four-term Pennsylvania state senator who resigned after being arrested on child pornography possession charges is waiving his preliminary hearing.
Doctor who traded opioids for sex found guilty
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Pennsylvania doctor who authorities say traded opioid prescriptions for sex and sexually explicit photos and texts has been convicted.
Pence to visit Pennsylvania glass maker, tout trade pact
DURYEA, Pa. (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence is returning to the presidential battleground state of Pennsylvania to make the case for Congress to pass President Donald Trump's rewrite of a trade...
Father of man accused of killing officer to remain jailed
NEW KENSINGTON, Pa. (AP) — The father of a man charged with killing a western Pennsylvania police officer two years ago will remain jailed until his son's capital murder trial is...
Pennsylvania’s Sept. jobless rate ticks up as payrolls slide
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's unemployment rate ticked up in September, as payrolls slid slightly.
The state Department of Labor and Industry said Friday that Pennsylvania's...
State university leaders seek $100M to redesign system
KUTZTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The system overseeing more than a dozen Pennsylvania universities has unanimously voted to ask the state for up to $100 million over the next five years to further...
Pennsylvania’s individual health plan premiums to rise 4%
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Premiums for health insurers' individual policies in Pennsylvania for 2020 will reflect an aggregate statewide increase of 4%, with an increase of 10% in the small group...
Pennsylvania governor’s OT expansion rule heads to a vote
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf is scaling back a proposal to extend overtime pay eligibility to thousands of workers in Pennsylvania, and his administration on Thursday put it on a path to a...
Codorus Valley: 3Q Earnings Snapshot
YORK, Pa. (AP) _ Codorus Valley Bancorp Inc. (CVLY) on Thursday reported third-quarter earnings of $5.2 million.
The York, Pennsylvania-based bank said it had earnings of 52 cents per...
Suit: Hospital mishandled infection that killed 3 babies
The parents of a newborn who died in a Pennsylvania hospital's neonatal intensive care unit allege in a lawsuit that hospital officials failed to protect their son from a lethal bacterial...
Diocese pays $4.4M in abuse compensation to 57 victims
GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania diocese has announced a nearly $4.4 million payout to 57 victims of sexual abuse by its clergy and seminarians.
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NFL season rockets Pennsylvania to new sports betting record
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Sports betting in Pennsylvania blew through its previous monthly record with the start of the NFL season.
The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board said Thursday that...
Police: Woman killed her husband, claimed he killed himself
MORRISDALE, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a Pennsylvania woman who claimed her husband killed himself has been charged with murder in his death.
Man arrested for setting fire that killed wife, hurt kids
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man suspected of setting a fire that killed his wife nearly nine years ago faces murder charges.
Fifty-two-year-old Carlos Montalvo-Rivera was charged...
British family deported after illicit US border crossing
A British family that made an unauthorized crossing from Canada into the United States was deported Wednesday after nearly two weeks in federal custody, ending an ordeal that family members called...
Ex-church administrator pleads guilty in $1.2 million theft
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A former western Pennsylvania church administrator has pleaded guilty to stealing 1.2 million that prosecutors say he and his wife used to pay for vacations, sports tickets and...
Crown: 3Q Earnings Snapshot
YARDLEY, Pa. (AP) _ Crown Holdings Inc. (CCK) on Wednesday reported third-quarter net income of $183 million.
On a per-share basis, the Yardley, Pennsylvania-based company said it had profit...
Man charged in girlfriend’s murder seeks change of venue
TUNKHANNOCK, Pa. (AP) — The attorney for a man charged in the death of his girlfriend, whose remains were found in a Pennsylvania river, wants his client's upcoming trial moved to a different...
Multi-passenger van overturns, killing 3, injuring 8
LANDENBERG, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a multi-passenger van overturned on a southeastern Pennsylvania highway, killing three people and sending eight others to hospitals.
Voting chief fires back against bid to derail ballot measure
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's top elections official defended the language of a constitutional amendment ballot question Wednesday and urged a state court to deny a pending request to stop...
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Trump to headline gas industry gathering in Pennsylvania
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Natural gas industry groups say President Donald Trump will give keynote remarks at their annual conference in the battleground state of Pennsylvania next...
Judge: Man will stand trial in 28-year-old cold case murder
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A judge has ruled that a man accused of killing of a Pennsylvania woman nearly 30 years ago will stand trial on murder and numerous other charges.
British family decries treatment by US after border crossing
Seven members of an extended British family who made an unauthorized crossing into the United States from Canada are being held in federal custody at a Pennsylvania detention center nearly two...
Defense: Teen to plead guilty but mentally ill in slayings
GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A defense attorney says a western Pennsylvania teenager will plead guilty but mentally ill in the slayings of his mother and younger brother three years ago.
Court upholds ex-Sen. Orie’s convictions in elections case
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A former Pennsylvania state senator's conviction for using government employees to work on political campaigns was upheld Tuesday by a panel of federal appeals...
Governor says Pennsylvania will keep accepting refugees
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's governor is telling President Donald Trump he won't be using state authority granted last month to refuse to accept refugees.
After delay, Sandusky resentencing set for early November
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) — Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky will learn next month what his new prison sentence will be for a 45-count child sexual abuse conviction.
Pennsylvania expanding tax to more out-of-state corporations
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania will start collecting corporate income taxes from companies that don't have offices, employees or property in the state, making it one of the last states to...
Domestic dispute ends in lengthy standoff, officer shot
LOWER SWATARA, Pa. (AP) — A lengthy standoff spurred by a domestic dispute in a Pennsylvania town ended with a police officer shot and a man facing charges.
Landscaper killed when mower slides into creek, overturns
CORNWALL, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say the co-owner of a landscaping company died when his mower slid into a creek and overturned while he was working at a retirement community in...
Boil water advisory in western Pennsylvania after pump fails
MCKEESPORT, Pa. (AP) — More than 16,000 customers in four western Pennsylvania communities are waiting to learn if a boil water advisory has been lifted.
NJ man convicted of 2nd-degree murder in carjacking slaying
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A New Jersey man has been convicted of second-degree murder in the death of a man slain during a carjacking three years ago in Pennsylvania.
Mack Truck workers begin strike at plants in 3 states
MACUNGIE, Pa. (AP) — Thousands of Mack Truck workers were on strike Sunday at plants in three states, the first such walkout in decades.
United Automobile Workers union members, many wearing...
Police: Man, woman found dead in murder-suicide
LANDENBERG, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a struggle between a man and woman ended in a murder-suicide in southeastern Pennsylvania.
State police in Chester County say troopers were sent to a...
Brooks scores 4TDs and Penn downs Sacred Heart 38-24
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Karekin Brooksran for 178 yards and scored four touchdowns and Pennsylvania never trailed in its 38-24 win over Sacred Heart on Saturday.
Mack Truck workers in 3 states to strike
MACUNGIE, Pa. (AP) — The union representing thousands of workers at Mack Truck plants in Pennsylvania and elsewhere has announced plans to go on strike this weekend.
Judge won’t bar death penalty in toddler’s death
ALTOONA, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania judge has declined to bar consideration of the death penalty in the case of a man charged with having killed a toddler last year.
Parole system could see changes after review of murder cases
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — An internal review of Pennsylvania's parole system spurred by five parolees getting charged in quick succession with homicide is, in theory, acknowledging a long-standing...
Man arrested after wife is run over, attacked with machete
NEW YORK (AP) — A week after a Bronx woman was run over by her own car and attacked with a machete, her estranged husband was arrested as a suspect in her death.
Court tosses award to Cowboys’ fan jumped in Eagles’ stadium
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania appeals court overturned a jury verdict Friday against the Philadelphia Eagles, saying the football team should not have been held liable for injuries...
NJ denies permits for proposed natural gas pipeline
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey denied permits for a $1.1 billion, roughly 120-mile (193-kilometer) long pipeline that would bring Marcellus Shale natural gas to New Jersey, Democratic Gov. Phil...