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"President Trump's budget is not just the wrong approach, but a recipe for fewer jobs, lower incomes and less opportunity for Pennsylvania families," Casey said in a statement, in part. "Instead of keeping his promises, this budget is further evidence ...
I am concluding my Pennsylvania human trafficking Statute series with important information about restitution to victims. Also, as explained below, pursuant to the statute, victims of human trafficking may be eligible for benefits and compensation ...
KINGSTON, Ont. - police say a Florida man is facing an attempted murder charge after allegedly attacking his girlfriend while visiting an acquaintance in Kingston, Ont.
Amid a mounting budget deficit that has led to $232 million in proposed cuts to Pennsylvania's corrections, courts, treatment and policing programs, the Legislature is considering a bill that would increase prison time for some offenders and drive up ...
Marie Cusick / StateImpact Pennsylvania. The state senate has confirmed Patrick McDonnell as secretary of the Department of Environmental Protection.
Murphy has steered the Health Department while it writes regulations for Pennsylvania's newly legalized medical marijuana program.
"It's not unusual for a Cash 5 jackpot to be shared by two or three winning tickets, but a seven-way split is somewhat remarkable," Pennsylvania Lottery executive director Drew Svitko said. Each of the seven tickets matched all five balls from the ...
A man has been arrested for the assault of a disabled man that was caught on video in Chester County, Pennsylvania. surveillance video released Monday shows a man, identified by investigators as 29-year-old Barry Baker of Georgetown, Delaware, ...
Famed New York City steakhouse Peter Luger is suing Scranton, Pennsylvania restaurant Carl von Luger Steak & Seafood for trademark infringement, the Associated Press reports.
The young girl was abused at a home in Overfield Township, Wyoming County, between June of 2015 and July of 2016, KTLA sister station WNEP in Scranton reported Monday, citing Pennsylvania state police. Investigators say Marion Keithline -- who is now ...
DUNMORE, Pa. (AP) - A man says a Pennsylvania state lawmaker stiffed him on a $5,000 campaign loan. Rocco Riccardo says he's tried to get Democratic state Rep. Kevin Haggerty to repay the 2014 loan in full.
That runs against best practices recently unveiled by the Pennsylvania District Attorneys Association amid national scrutiny of shootings involving police officers.
KYW-TV reports ( ) Christ Church will hold an unveiling Tuesday night of the repairs on the grave that holds Franklin and his wife, Deborah.
Protection Order Issued Against Lawmaker Accused of Abuse. A temporary protection order has been issued against a Pennsylvania state lawmaker after his wife alleged he hit her in the head, causing hearing loss and numbness in the face. | May 22, 2017 ...
State Rep. Kevin Haggerty hit his wife, Jennifer, in the head hard enough that she suffered temporary hearing loss and numbness in the face, according to her.
Officials in Westmoreland County say a man working to replace a storm drainage system died when a trench collapsed. | May 23, 2017, at 6:14 a.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. Man Killed When Storm Drain Collapsed ...
Video Leads to Charges for Attack on Cerebral Palsy Patient. A Pennsylvania man is accused of sucker punching another man outside a convenience store after making fun of him because he showed symptoms of cerebral palsy.
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf has proposed what's been dubbed a tech tax to help balance the budget this year, but technology firms in the state are booting up an opposition campaign against a revenue plan they see as a job killer.
Amid a mounting budget deficit that has led to $232 million in proposed cuts to Pennsylvania's corrections, courts, treatment and policing programs, the Legislature is considering a bill that would increase prison time for some offenders and drive up ...
Murphy has steered the Health Department while it writes regulations for Pennsylvania's newly legalized medical marijuana program.
Pittsburgh police officers can live in the suburbs, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled on Monday. Justices upheld an arbitration panel's 2014 decision permitting officers to live within 25 air miles of the City-County Building, Downtown.
It is not even given by man," said Rosco Bickel, a 65-year-old retired machinist from near Oil City, Pennsylvania. Like many others at the rally, Bickel came to Harrisburg with a group, in his case gun owners from Clarion County.
Pennsylvania American Water Co. will offer free lead testing to some of its 27,000 Pittsburgh customers, a pilot effort to reinforce their trust in water purity, the company announced Monday.
After marching 100 miles from Philadelphia to Harrisburg, a group of activists demanding that the Pennsylvania state government "get big money out of the political system" were arrested at the state Capitol on Monday for, as one observer put it ...
A New York City steakhouse is suing a Pennsylvania eatery for trademark infringement. Peter Luger Inc. filed a lawsuit last week against Scranton's Carl von Luger Steak & Seafood restaurant.
Three demonstrators sit in a crowded hallway in the Pennsylvania Capitol before they are arrested by police as part of the so-called "March on Harrisburg" on Monday, May 22, 2017 in Harrisburg, PA.
The Pennsylvania public utility Commission has launched an investigation into issues surrounding third-party operation of electric vehicle charging stations at the request of Chairman Gladys Brown, the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
At the Glenwood Elementary school in Media, Pennsylvania, roughly 450 students interrupted their regular schedules one day this month for an unusual emergency drill.
... all-terrain vehicle accident northeast of Warfordsburg, authorities said. The accident in the 5000 block of Thompson Road was dispatched at about 6:30 p.m.
Philadelphia (AP) - Philadelphia police say a man was taken to a hospital in critical condition after an officer shocked him with a stun gun.
WAYNESBORO, Pa. - The American Red Cross of Central Pennsylvania was assisting two adults and two children after a Sunday afternoon fire in Waynesboro ...
(AP) - The lawyer for a Pennsylvania school worker charged with assault says his client did not choke a 13-year-old student, but lifted him off the ground by his chin.
Authorities say a man was killed in central Pennsylvania when a riding lawn mower rolled off a trailer and pinned him to the ground.
Harrisburg, PA. -- Volunteers walked for nine days, from Philadelphia to Harrisburg, to persuade legislators to pass three bills. Group members with the March on Harrisburg said they want to make Pennsylvania less corrupt, and they have asked ...
During this time, he oversaw the mergers of independent insurance agents' associations in Pennsylvania and Delaware. Today, nearly 1,100 agencies are members of the IA&B partnership of agents' associations in Delaware, Maryland and Pennsylvania.
(AP) - A Pennsylvania woman has died after she was severely burned when the motor home she was traveling in crashed on Interstate 75.
In Pennsylvania Sire Stakes action for 3-year-old colt and gelding pacers on Sunday night at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs, all eyes were on Huntsville after ...
CONNELLSVILLE, Pa. (AP) - Officials say three people were taken to hospitals after an explosion in a western Pennsylvania home.
So what's with the Keystone State and education dollars? And, on this issue, when is enough enough? "It's typical Pennsylvania," says Democratic State Auditor Gene DePasquale, who audits school districts. "It's a mindset that says they have to hoard money.
During Monday's St. Marys City Council meeting, Vince Assetta, vice president and general manager of Straub Brewery, said a $2 million project will use the Pennsylvania Wilds as its inspiration. The Eternal Tap at the brewery is a well-known tourist ...
A video posted to facebook shows a Pennsylvania cop assaulting a city council candidate for recording him in a gas station parking lot.
Tom Wolf has seen a remarkable rebound in polling since his first 15 months in office were consumed by an ugly Pennsylvania budget battle with GOP lawmakers. Last spring, his public approval ratings sank below his three predecessors at the same point ...
HARRISBURG -- Pennsylvania's unemployment rate crept up in April, breaking a four-month streak of declines, as payrolls shrank slightly.
FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP -- Convicted cop killer Eric Frein was moved to SCI Greene in western Pennsylvania this week. The maximum-security facility is one of two prisons in the state that houses inmates sentenced to death.
RANKIN, PA (KRON/WCMH) - Shocking surveillance video shows a school employee in Pennsylvania lifting a student off the ground by his neck.
Last week, Stacy Parks Miller, the district attorney of Centre County, Pennsylvania, announced charges against 18 people for the death of Tim Piazza, a student at Pennsylvania State University who died in February during fraternity hazing. Posing with ...
(AP) - A prosecutor says state police shot and killed a person in an eastern Pennsylvania home. Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli said troopers were called to the Lower Mount Bethel Township home by a resident Saturday morning.
Vice President Mike Pence receives a sash representing an honorary degree at the commencement ceremony at Grove City College, Saturday, May 20, 2017, in Grove City, Pa.





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