Trial Slated For Man In Slaying Allegedly Plotted With Teen In Wilkes-BarreThirty-three-year-old Reynaldo Mercado is charged with criminal homicide, burglary, robbery, conspiracy, theft, arson, abuse of a corpse and evidence-tampering.
6 Injured After Tornadoes Strike Wilkes-Barre, Franklin TownshipThe storm struck the Wilkes-Barre Township shopping plaza late Wednesday night.
Old Graves To Be Exhumed In Effort To ID Homicide VictimsThe exhumations are scheduled to take place Monday at two cemeteries near Wilkes-Barre.
Suspect Charged After Shootout With Officers Outside Pa. Shopping CenterHe was charged with trying to kill law enforcement officers.
100-Year-Old Wilkes-Barre Area Woman's Advice For A Long Life: Drink A Lot Of AlcoholA new centenarian from the Wilkes-Barre area is crediting her longevity to something sort of unusual.
Northeastern Pa. Business Creates Line Of Candles In Honor Of Papal VisitMia Bella’s candles has two designs in the line, and both have a photo of the Philadelphia skyline on them.
Suspended Pa. School Dean Convicted Of Sexual MisconductA suspended Pennsylvania high school dean accused of having had sex with a 16-year-old student a decade ago has been convicted of sexual misconduct.
Police: Toddler Who Smelled Of Booze Had Alcohol In BodyPolice in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania say a 2-year-old girl taken to a hospital because she smelled of booze had alcohol in her system.
Police: Boyfriend Stabbed Over Thanksgiving DinnerPolice say a northeast Pennsylvania woman chased her boyfriend around a dining room and stabbed him in the chest because he started eating Thanksgiving dinner while she slept off a bender.
Police: Man Waving Crossbow Arrested On Pa. StreetPolice say a Northeastern Pennsylvania man waved a loaded crossbow at passersby and fired an arrow at a car.
Wilkes-Barre Area Woman Gets Prison For Allowing Kids To Be Molested By Convicted KillerA Pennsylvania woman has been sentenced to 3½ to 10 years in prison for taking two children to a state prison so they could be molested by a convicted killer.
Luzerne County Man Charged With Shooting At Party Also Found Guilty Of Unrelated Attempted HomicideTwenty-year-old Joshua Ovalles of Wilkes-Barre has been convicted of shooting a man three times in the city in January 2013.
U.S. Marshals Arrest Suspect In Mexico For Murder Of Pa. MotherAuthorities in northeastern Pennsylvania say a suspect in the strangulation death of a woman in 2012 has been apprehended in Mexico by agents with the U.S. Marshals Service.
Anti-violence Advocating DJ Gunned Down Outside Pa. BarPolice have yet to name or charge a suspect in the shooting, which authorities and witnesses have described as a random, drive-by incident.
Good Samaritan Returns Lost Wallet Of Actor Steve Martin In Wilkes BarreSteve Martin is known as a wild and crazy guy, but he's also a lucky one: A stranger found his wallet on a Pennsylvania street and returned it to the entertainer.