Barry Searfoss has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter and DUI, and was sentenced to 6-23 months in prison.
Governor Corbett has joined all 49 other governors in sending a letter to President Obama opposing cuts to the Army National Guard.
Sands Casino has started notifying customers of its Bethlehem location whose personal information may now be in the hands of computer criminals.
The issue of legalizing marijuana for medical use got the strongest and widest support, approved 87-to-14 percent in aggregate.
The very cold arctic air will continue to push in from the north overnight as the 2nd round of heavier moisture moves in.
A winter storm headed toward the East Coast has Amtrak trimming schedules for its Acela Express and Northeast Regional trains.
The man recently hired to be Penn State’s next president hopes it’s time the focus will shift away from the Jerry Sandusky child sexual abuse scandal.
Two state Senators are collaborating on proposed legislation to shake up Pennsylvania’s system of state-owned universities.
Penndot spokesman Charles Metzger says the agency already has workers out, getting ready for the next snowstorm, which is predicted to hit us on Sunday evening.
She’ll soon be the newest commissioned ship in the U.S. Navy, and her name, the USS Somerset, is a powerful dedication to those who died September 11th on United Flight 93.
Friday morning will be frigid. Philadelphia will challenge the record of 9 degrees, set in 1934. If that is not bad enough, wake up wind chills will be around -10.
Paterno family spokesman Dan McGinn said Sue Paterno fell on campus while going to a memorial service on Thursday and she’s hospitalized for observation.
“Sales have been, let’s put it this way, way beyound our wildest expectations,” says David Yuengling, president of the ice cream division of the 185-year-old family-run brewery in Pottstville, Pa.
McCord promised to bring more funding to Philadelphia public schools, more equality to the criminal justice system, and more jobs.
Philadelphia mayor Michael Nutter has sent a letter to the chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee expressing interest in hosting the party’s 2016 national convention.