Gov. Tom Wolf is preparing to name his pick to lead the Pennsylvania State Police, a decision sure to be closely scrutinized after his initial choice became the first such nominee to be voted down in recent memory.
Pennsylvania has begun its second month without a state budget with no end to the impasse in sight.
State police officials say they are investigating reports that a northeastern Pennsylvania trooper made a racial joke earlier this year on Facebook.
25-year-old Patrick Wanninkhof was leading a group of bicyclists with the nonprofit Bike & Build on a cross-country trip when he was struck and killed by driver who was looking at her phone, according to police.
A former teacher charged Friday with having sex with a 13-year-old student left a note in her sixth-grade classroom that said, in part, “I need help — a lot of help,” according to police.
Pennsylvania State Police have issued an Amber alert for a 16-year-old girl who police say was abducted from her home in Wilkes Barre around 11 p.m. Thursday night.
The first case of West Nile Virus in Pennsylvania for 2015 has been detected.
The University says as soon as they found out, they tested the staff member’s work space as well as other campus buildings.
The 11th annual 40th Street Summer Series allows guests to enjoy variety of great, live music and entertainment while never having to reach into their wallets.
Prosecutors allege that 25-year-old Thomas Coffee of Willow Grove participated in four armed robberies, including one in which he returned to his old West Oak Lane neighborhood, gunning down a man who had responded to a Craigslist ad for an All Terrain Vehicle.
Lt. John Stanford says they were quite a busy pair of burglars, until they were caught in the act by patrol officers attempting to force open a door to a saloon just before dawn last Thursday.
A Chester County nurse is facing charges for allegedly stealing drugs from the nursing home where she worked.
Philadelphia police officials say this happened around 2:30 this morning near Welsh Road and Grant Avenue when the man somehow became trapped under a CSX freight train.
A group of parishioners from a church in Ridgewood, Bergen County will be sleeping on the ground inside buildings that contain insect and bird exhibits.
A water main break on the Roosevelt Boulevard caused intermittent lane closures Tuesday morning.
See the best pictures from the 2015 Philadelphia St. Patrick’s Day Parade.
Images from the 2015 Philadelphia Home Show held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.
Looking up at the glazed tilework depicting various modes of historic transportation, including Christopher Columbus’ sailing ship, the “Santa Maria.”