The cities of Philadelphia, Lancaster, and Pittsburgh, along with several state legislators have challenged in Commonwealth Court the law that allows the National Rifle Association to sue any municipality that passes gun control measures stricter than state law.
Mayor Nutter and a host of other Democrats from across Pennsylvania are going to court, trying to overturn a bill signed into law by Gov. Corbett last month.
Pittsburgh police say OT Michael Adams for the Pittsburgh Steelers was stabbed twice during an attempted carjacking.
Ending service between the two cities would have meant a longer trip for rail passengers departing Philadelphia for Pittsburgh and other points west.
The governor is proposing a fee that would collect a total of $160,000 per natural gas well over a 10-year period.
Familiar, certainly, and maybe even predictable. But executed like a well-timed kick to the solar plexus, “Warrior” is terrific.
Your face says a lot about you, but could just one look (with the help of advancing technology) let others in on way too much?
A cheerful and upbeat Governor Tom Corbett was released from a Pittsburgh hospital on Wednesday, two days after undergoing successful back surgery.
Corbett was under the knife for about an hour and a half to correct a condition called spinal stenosis, a narrowing of the spinal column that results in compression of the nerves.
Pennsylvania governor Tom Corbett is scheduled to undergo what his office calls “routine” back surgery next week.