Pennsylvania

The Benjamin Franklin Bridge, which carries PATCO trains over the Delaware River.  (Credit: Syma Chowdhry)

New DRPA Chairman Is Bit Of A Break With Tradition

The Delaware River Port Authority has a new chairman, and while tradition keeps that position in Pennsylvania’s control, the man with the gavel is not a gubernatorial appointee, at least for now.

01/24/2015

Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane. (credit: David Spunt)

Grand Jury Wants Pennsylvania’s Attorney General Kane Charged With Perjury, 3 Other Counts

And now, Kane’s spokesman is reacting with outrage.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/21/2015

Zeoli Show Log 1.20.15

Rich discussed the criticism received by the film ‘American Sniper,’ and why showering everyday is bad for your skin. He talked to Dr. Paul Boxer from Rutgers University about the challenges to local curfews, Jerry Price from Princeton University about running up the score in a basketball game, and Army Sniper Nicholas Irving about his book, The Reaper.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/20/2015

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Tom Wolf Sworn In As Newest Governor of Pennsylvania

Tom Wolf has been sworn in as Pennsylvania’s 47th governor, replacing Tom Corbett, a Republican.

01/20/2015

File photo: Rick Santorum. (Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Santorum Taking A Serious Look At Running For President Again

The last time he ran, former Senator Santorum proved a candidate with no money and little name recognition could go the distance; in fact, says his strategist John Brabender, could come close to winning.

01/20/2015

Fire at prison in Pennsylvania. (credit: CBS)

Fire Destroys Prison In Pennsylvania; 200 Prisoners Relocated

A fire that ripped through a nearly 140-year-old central Pennsylvania prison has reignited.

01/15/2015

The National Rifle Association(NRA) logo is seen at their headquarters March 14, 2013, in Fairfax, Virginia.   AFP Photo/Paul J. Richards        (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

NRA Suing Pennsylvania Cities Over Gun Laws

Armed with a new state law, pro-gun groups are rapidly scaling up their attack on municipal firearms ordinances in Pennsylvania, with the National Rifle Association filing suit over gun-control measures in three cities.

01/14/2015

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3 Killed When Pick-Up Truck Plunges Into Icy Lake In Pennsylvania

Three people were killed when a pick-up truck plunged into an icy Pennsylvania lake.

01/12/2015

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Man Arrested In Shooting Death Of Partner In Illegal Marijuana Growing Operation

State police have arrested an Ohio man in the shooting death of his partner in an illegal Pennsylvania marijuana growing operation.

01/07/2015

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Health: Flu Numbers Continue To Grow In Our Area

Flu numbers continue to grow in our area. Emergency departments are flooded with patients. And the flu epidemic being especially dangerous for babies.

01/06/2015

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Pennsylvania To Change Treatment Of Mentally Ill Inmates 

Pennsylvania prison officials are promising to provide specialized treatment for mentally ill inmates as part of a settlement of a lawsuit filed by advocates for disabled.

01/06/2015

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Giordano: Happy New Year And Lower Gas Prices Across The U.S.

Happy New Year and lower gas prices across the USA.

01/05/2015

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New Jersey Wrestles With How To Aid Transportation Trust Fund

Pennsylvania this week increased its gas tax by almost 10 cents a gallon to help its ailing Transportation Trust Fund.

01/04/2015

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Pennsylvania Man Jailed On Charges He Left 7-Month-Old To Drink

A Pennsylvania man has been jailed on charges that he left his 7-month-old daughter at home alone while he went out to drink, then assaulted the girl’s mother when she returned home from work early to find the girl alone.

01/02/2015

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Pa. Drivers Speak Out About High Gas Tax

Gas prices may be at an all time low, but a gas tax in Pennsylvania could set back drivers 10 cents a gallon.

01/01/2015

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