Gov. Tom Wolf Unveils $1.1 Billion Plan To Attack Asbestos, Lead In Pennsylvania SchoolsThe five initiatives include money in Wolf’s upcoming budget proposal and expanding existing grant programs, his administration said.
UPS To Expand Operations In Pennsylvania, Hire 1,700 WorkersWolf's administration said it offered UPS $2.7 million in tax credits and more than $6 million in taxpayer-funded grants as part of the projects.
Judge Rejects Jerry Sandusky's Latest Request For Shorter SentenceSandusky was convicted in 2012 of sexual abuse of 10 boys, ranging from grooming to sexual attacks.
Pennsylvania Governor Announces He Will Follow Plan To Close State PrisonThe prison's original buildings date back to the 19th century and it has the fewest beds of any of Pennsylvania's 25 state prisons.
Pennsylvania Lottery Now Allowing Customers To Purchase Powerball, Mega Millions Tickets OnlineThe online service will be available through an app called iLottery.
Spotted Lanternfly Costing Pennsylvania $50 Million Annually: StudyThe invasive pest from Asia is wreaking havoc on valuable trees and vines in Pennsylvania.
Family Of College Student Murdered By Ex-Boyfriend Wants Pennsylvania Lawmakers To Increase Protections For Domestic Violence VictimsAlina Sheykhet was murdered inside her apartment in 2017 by her ex-boyfriend.
Pennsylvania House Votes To Ban Drivers From Using Handheld Phones For CallsThe bill now heads to the Senate.
Fight Over Cash-Paying Video Games Hits Crucial Stretch In PennsylvaniaArguments are scheduled for Wednesday before the state’s Commonwealth Court in a case given momentum by recent police seizures of the machines.
Two Teenagers Accused Of Kicking Wounded Deer In Head, Pulling Off Antler ChargedVideo of the Nov. 30, attack circulated quickly on social media and generated outrage, along with pressure on investigators to solve the case.
Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro Heads Into Re-Election With $3 Million In Campaign AccountHe spent $523,000 last year, partially offset by the $365,000 that he had left over from 2018, according to the report.
Bill Cosby's Latest Appeal Blames #MeToo Era For Sexual Assault ConvictionCosby filed the appeal with the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, which does not have to take the case, on Thursday.
At Least 39 Shots Fired At House, Porsche In North PhiladelphiaDozens of shell casings litter a street after a Porsche and home are riddled with bullets in North Philadelphia.
Police Investigating After Someone Releases Bedbugs In Pennsylvania WalmartA Walmart in Pennsylvania is facing a bedbug infestation after someone released the parasitic insects in a men's changing room, state police said.
Philadelphia, Surrounding Counties Among Most Dangerous Roads In Pennsylvania: StudyPhiladelphia County had the most car accident deaths in the commonwealth during a 15-year period with 2,422.