Gov. Wolf Nominee Hits Rough Spot Over Role in 2011 Abortion Clinic CasePedro Cortés held the same position as secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of State under former governor Ed Rendell, when the Dr. Kermit Gosnell case transpired.
State Sen. Vincent Hughes Backs Wolf's Nominee to Head Pa. State PoliceHughes says reports that nominee Marcus Brown recently received an anonymous, racist letter underscores the need to get him approved.
Jay Lloyd's Getaway: Enjoying the Harrisburg, Pa., AreaPennsylvania’s state capitol isn’t just for politics. There’s some fun and a fine seafood lunch to be had.
Gov.-Elect Wolf Joins Volunteers for MLK Day Event in HarrisburgGovernor-elect Tom Wolf stopped by to help volunteers as part of a King Day of Service event at the Downey School, in Harrisburg.
Porn E-mail Scandal Leads To Suspension Of Pa. JusticeWithin the next month the judicial conduct board will review McCaffery's allegations as they determine whether or not to file formal misconduct charges against him.
Pa. Lawmakers Regroup on Regulations For Ride-Sharing ServicesA bill that would create a regulatory structure for ride-share services (such as Uber and Lyft) was scheduled for a state House committee vote today but was pulled from the agenda.
What's Cooking on 1060: Opening, Relocating, Opening Soon, OpeningLots of new dining spots are coming to the Philadelphia area.
Philadelphia School Advocates Carry Funding Demand To HarrisburgThe point, organizers say, is that if dozens of people can take time from their lives to go to Harrisburg, lawmakers can come back into session and take action on the $2-a-pack cigarette tax.
Pa. Tpk. Tolls Rising 5 Percent in January, For Both Cash and E-Z PassA Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission spokesman says this will be the first time in a couple of years that the toll hike will apply evenly to cash and E-Z Pass customers.
Amtrak Suspends Phila.-Harrisburg Service Due To Dozens of Fallen TreesAmtrak said its "Keystone" service would not resume until Thursday at the earliest.
In Budget Address, Gov. Corbett Says Pa. Economy Is Recovering Thanks To Hard ChoicesRepublican Gov. Tom Corbett is lauding the turnaround of Pennsylvania’s economy during the four years he was in office.
Public Employee Unions Rally in Harrisburg Against Anti-Checkoff BillRick Bloomingdale, president of the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO, addressed hundreds of union supporters at a capitol rally in opposition to the legislation.
Abbreviated Penn State Child Abuse Trial Hearing Centers On Defendant RepresentationJudge Todd Hoover shut down the hearing after a few minutes, hearing no witnesses, instead entering into the record documents pertaining to former Penn State chief counsel Cynthia Baldwin.
Federal Judge Allows Pa. Same-Sex Marriage Challenges To Move Forward in CourtFederal judge John E. Jones III has dismissed motions by the state secretaries of health and revenue, and the Bucks County register of wills.
Pa. Senate Approves $1.8B Transportation Funding MeasureThe state senate approved a plan that would lift a cap on wholesale gasoline taxes and would increase vehicle fees and fines for moving violation.