Authorities say a home was destroyed in an explosion in the city of Coatesville, but no injuries were immediately reported.
In a major breakthrough for city and school district officials, the state House Wednesday night passed a bill that would authorize a cigarette tax to help close the Philadelphia school district’s deficit.
‘Hacksaw’ Jimmy Duggan tells stories, remembers the Spectrum.
A weapon that helped early Pennsylvania settlers survive and prosper is closer to being designated the state’s official firearm after a vote in the Legislature.
Crews are battling a fire in the Kensington section of the city.
Leaders of both parties in the Pennsylvania House have banned most types of cash gifts in response to recent allegations that some state representatives accepted cash from a confidential informant in a criminal investigation.
Two local Republican congressmen have announced they won’t seek re-election this year, prompting a South Jersey Democrat to suggest his party might make some gains in the House this fall.
The Diocese of Camden has purchased a new home for the presiding bishop to use as his official residence.
According to fire officials, a two-alarm fire has broken out in a home located at 571 Stony Hill Road in Buckingham.
Medicaid expansion in Pennsylvania is on hold for the summer as the state Senate backed away from its standoff with the House on the issue.
A Philadelphia state senator says a rescue package for Philadelphia schools is evolving and that the latest proposal no longer includes giving the city the power to increase cigarette taxes there.
The amendment being drafted by Republicans who control the House would not only raise less funds for transportation overall than the Senate bill, it would, after the first five years at least, raise less than even what Governor Corbett has proposed.
The Eagles DeSean Jackson puts a down payment on a home in California.
A truck crashed into a tree in front of a home in Bucks County Thursday afternoon.
President Obama has signed into law a defense spending bill that includes legislation that was sparked by the untimely death of a first responder in Bucks County.