Pa. Attorney General Declines to Stand Behind New Pa. Law Controlling Municipal Gun Control LawsThe 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.
Pennsylvania Towns Sue Over State Legislation on Gun Control MeasuresMayor 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.
Steelers Player Adams Stabbed In Robbery AttemptPittsburgh police say OT Michael Adams for the Pittsburgh Steelers was stabbed twice during an attempted carjacking.
Pa. Strikes Deal To Maintain Amtrak Service Between Harrisburg And PittsburghEnding service between the two cities would have meant a longer trip for rail passengers departing Philadelphia for Pittsburgh and other points west.
Gov. Corbett Unveils Proposed 'Impact Fees' on Natural Gas DrillersThe governor is proposing a fee that would collect a total of $160,000 per natural gas well over a 10-year period.
Movie Review: 'Warrior'Familiar, certainly, and maybe even predictable. But executed like a well-timed kick to the solar plexus, "Warrior" is terrific.
Pa. Researchers Reveal Privacy Weaknesses In 'Anonymous' PostingsYour face says a lot about you, but could just one look (with the help of advancing technology) let others in on way too much?
Gov. Corbett Feels 'Real Good' After Spinal Surgery In PittsburghA cheerful and upbeat Governor Tom Corbett was released from a Pittsburgh hospital on Wednesday, two days after undergoing successful back surgery.
Pa. Gov. Corbett Recovering In Pittsburgh Hospital Following Spine SurgeryCorbett 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.
Gov. Corbett Scheduled For Spinal Surgery On MondayPennsylvania governor Tom Corbett is scheduled to undergo what his office calls "routine" back surgery next week.