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Inside the Pennsylvania County that Traded Obama for Trump. Luzerne County went blue for Obama in 2008 and 2012 but stunned in 2016 when it turned to Trump.
While Lancaster County has no active fault lines and is by no means a hotbed of seismic activity, it's the most active seismic region in Pennsylvania, Scharnberger said. In fact, he said, experts in the field refer to it as the Lancaster Seismic Zone ...
An overhaul of charter school laws in Pennsylvania passed narrowly Tuesday in the state House of Representatives, sending the newest attempt in a series to update a two-decade old code to the state Senate.
Pennsylvania has a number of schools that are among the nation's best. Indeed, Julia R. Masterman Secondary School in Philadelphia and New Hope-Solebury High School in New Hope top the list of the best high schools in Pennsylvania, and rank among ...
MCKEESPORT, Pa. (AP) - Authorities in western Pennsylvania say a man shot by police after allegedly ramming a cruiser in a Pittsburgh suburb and fleeing will face charges including aggravated assault.
HUGHESVILLE, Pa. - A Pennsylvania student made a disturbing discovery in his school lunch. He found an earworm in his popcorn chicken.
4 Troopers on Desk Duty After Armed Man, 79, Shot, Killed. Four Pennsylvania state troopers are on administrative duty while internal investigators review the fatal shooting of an armed 79-year-old man who had a history of mental health issues.
Lawmakers Eye More Changes to high school Graduation Exams. More bills are emerging in Pennsylvania's Legislature to do away with or loosen a requirement that Pennsylvania students pass the Keystone Exams to graduate high school. | April 25, 2017 ...
Pennsylvania should legalize marijuana: Philly mayor. jim-kenney-a0cd032b3aad15d5.jpg. The mayor of Philadelphia says Pennsylvania should legalize marijuana so police don't have to expend resources on busts like the one in his city over the weekend, ...
Man Says Slaying Outside Speakeasy Was Self-Defense. A central Pennsylvania man says he was acting in self-defense when he shot and killed another man outside an illegal speakeasy in Pennsylvania's capital. | April 25, 2017, at 5:03 p.m.. MORE.
The survivalist who ambushed two Pennsylvania troopers in 2014 said shortly after his capture that he intended to sell his story to the highest bidder.
Pennsylvania consumers could soon have far more locations to buy bottles of booze under legislation that's passed the state House.
HARRISBURG - Pennsylvania's auditor general said Tuesday that he found major problems with the accounting and oversight of a fund related to issues plaguing the state's unemployment compensation system.
Val DiGiorgio, Pennsylvania's GOP chairman, noted Trump already had returned to the state once since the election, for a December "thank-you" rally in Hershey, where he told supporters, "We made history together.
Criminal Unit Probing Pennsylvania House Fire That Killed 3. A state police fire marshal has asked criminal investigators to help determine what caused a Pennsylvania house fire that killed three people and several pets. | April 25, 2017, at 8:43 a.m ...
According to The Philadelphia Inquirer, Pennsylvania will not be affected by a new law signed by the Trump administration to defund organizations that provide abortions.
Pennsylvania Starts Year's Spraying to Suppress Black Flies. The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection says it's begun aerial spraying for black flies in a program that targets more than 1,600 miles of waterway in 37 counties.
police say a Pennsylvania man has been found shot to death in a New York City park. | April 24, 2017, at 7:44 a.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel.
This morning, Mayor Jim Kenney stopped just short of criticizing the bust when he called it "overkill" and said that the "real solution to this is legalizing [marijuana] in the state of Pennsylvania as they did in Colorado," according to At ...
3 Charged With Endangering Toddler in Drug-Filled Hotel Room. The parents of a 3-year-old boy and another woman have been charged with endangering the child while using drugs in a Pennsylvania hotel room. | April 24, 2017, at 8:38 a.m.. MORE.
Fear Factor is returning to television on May 30, according to a recent announcement by MTV. That news reminded us that over the past couple years PennLive.
A suburban Pittsburgh health care systems consultant and political newcomer is expected to announce next month that he will run for the Republican nomination for Pennsylvania Governor in 2018 to challenge Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf's re-election bid.
Pennsylvania state police at the Chambersburg Wal-Mart, 1730 Lincoln Way East, Chambersburg, PA 17201. Safe disposal of unused, unwanted or expired medications is crucial to safeguard the environment and deter medication diversion in our community ...
READING, Pa. (AP) - A former Pennsylvania congressional aide is set for sentencing for indecent assault after prosecutors say he climbed into bed with another man and sexually assaulted him while he was asleep.
Death of Man Who Fell From Building Ruled Accidental. PITTSBURGH (AP) - A western Pennsylvania coroner has ruled the death of a man who fell from a Pittsburgh building accidental.
Coroner Identifies Pennsylvania Man Killed by Freight Train. The coroner has identified a man fatally struck by a train in southwestern Pennsylvania, but has yet to say whether the death is an accident or suicide. | April 24, 2017, at 9:17 a.m.. MORE.
A crowded field to challenge the re-election bid by Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Casey is growing. | April 24, 2017, at 2:09 p.m.. MORE.
To bring Pennsylvania up to speed, state lawmakers circulated more than 20 proposed changes related to drunken driving in the two-year legislative session that ended in December.
The United States Geological Survey says a small earthquake shook parts of Pennsylvania on Sunday. | April 24, 2017, at 3:11 a.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. Small Earthquake Rattles Parts of Pennsylvania. MILLERSVILLE, Pa.
HARRISBURG (AP) - Facing huge deficits, Pennsylvania could become the first state to allow both its casinos and lottery to take its games online in a quest for money from new and younger players.
A stretch of the Pennsylvania Turnpike closed by an overturned tractor trailer has reopened, and U.S. Postal Service officials say the truck's cargo was ...
Pennsylvania State Fire Marshal talks with occupant and neighbors after a house fire Sunday morning at 489 E. King Street in Chambersburg.
It was a rocking good time at Forest Hills high school Saturday night as Gary Racan and the Studio-E Band performed for the Warriors Rock Concert.
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JOHNSTOWN - A bill making its way through the Pennsylvania General Assembly would let local school districts decide whether to allow school employees to carry firearms on campus.
@katiekustura. DeLand has found its new top cop in Pennsylvania police chief Jason Umberger. Umberger, who starts sometime next month and is set to make $125,000 annually, is replacing retiring Chief Bill Ridgway, city spokesman Chris Graham said.
Darrian Magras, 5, of Waynesboro likes what he sees of the future Main Street Park following groundbreaking festivities Friday morning.
Ex-Karate teacher Gets Trial on murder Solicitation Charges. PITTSBURGH (AP) - A former karate instructor accused of sexually assaulting students will stand trial in Pennsylvania on charges he tried to have witnesses killed. The Pittsburgh Post ...
The company said it told employees in November 2015 of plans to shift production of Harley-Davidson Cruisers from the Pennsylvania plant to Kansas City starting in the 2018 model year. Harley-Davidson told employees on Thursday it will cut about 118 ...
Pennsylvania Ballet ballet mistress Kyra Nichols is leaving the company for a teaching position in another city and is taking with her husband David Gray -- the ...
A Pennsylvania weight-loss company is paying $2 million to settle Federal Trade Commission claims that its product doesn't have scientific evidence to support it.
Pennsylvania announced a program allowing people and businesses who owe taxes from 2015 or before 60 days to pay the back taxes.
Harrisburg, PA. - Pennsylvania's unemployment rate hit a new post-recession low, dropping in March for the fourth straight month even as payrolls slid.
police are trying to determine who shipped 10 pounds of marijuana from Sacramento to a pastor in the Philadelphia suburbs. Yeadon police tell WTXF-TV the drugs arrived Thursday, in bundles stuffed into a plastic bucket inside a cardboard box that was ...
A Pennsylvania man has been found guilty for his role in death of a 9-year-old boy he was babysitting who overdosed on a powerful painkiller.
FILE - In a Wednesday April 12, 2017 file photo, Pennsylvania Lt. Governor Mike Stack offers an apology for inappropriate behavior by he and his wife to members of their household staff and security detail, in his Harrisburg capitol office ...
A Pennsylvania woman is facing up to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to killing her ex-husband. | April 20, 2017, at 6:14 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. Woman Sentenced to 20 Years for Ex-Husband's Death. NORRISTOWN ...
Penn Moving to Increase Monitoring of Underground Frats. The University of Pennsylvania says unrecognized fraternities and sororities will be held to the same standards as official groups as part of a more formal relationship with the school.





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