WorkForce West Virginia is getting federal money to hire about 200 temporary workers for recovery and cleanup efforts after recent severe storms and flooding.
The National Weather Service says a possible tornado has swept through southeastern Pennsylvania while thunderstorms have flooded parts of Lehigh Valley and brought at least 3 inches of rain to the Poconos.
A bill to exempt more people who work with children from background checks has passed the Legislature and has been sent to Gov. Tom Wolf.
A campaign to legalize marijuana for medicinal and recreational use in Ohio began delivering hundreds of thousands of petition signatures in its effort to get the issue before voters.
Jen Hurd Bohn was in Paris last weekend and spotted the engagement on top of the tower, but was unable to give the couple the pictures because she was stuck in line.
A number of power outages were reported after a line of storms moved through areas of the Ohio Valley between 5 and 6 p.m. Tuesday.
Eight people were sworn into office on Tuesday evening in Weirton.
Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis shut her blinds at work Tuesday to block the view of rainbow-clad protesters outside. They carried flowers and flags and signs saying "you don't own marriage." They chanted "do your job."
Howard Orr, 29, of Cleveland has been sentenced to four years in prison for fleeing and eluding, and aggravated vehicular assault.
A western Pennsylvania man who pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter in the stabbing death of his girlfriend's son has been sentenced to 6¼ to 16 2/3 years in prison.
He's known as a fair and impartial judge, and one of the founders of community corrections in West Virginia.
A Pennsylvania fisherman apparently has a Facebook photo to thank for landing him in hot water with the state Fish & Boat Commission.
A proposal to overhaul public sector pension benefits is being debated in the Pennsylvania House, while the Senate is taking up a wine and liquor privatization measure. Action on the two major Republican agenda items got...
Attorneys, judges and friends from Brooke, Hancock and Ohio Counties honored Judge Martin Gaughan and commended him for his decades of service.
Wheeling Police released two individuals were questioned in the shooting case that happened Monday night in North Wheeling.
Martins Ferry Police and the Belmont County Prosecutor's Office are keeping a tight lid on a case that just came to their attention recently.
A coroner says a western Pennsylvania man didn't fatally shoot himself during an armed standoff following a pharmacy robbery, but found state police who fired the fatal shots were justified.
A task force headed by state Auditor General Eugene DePasquale is recommending legislation it says will help improve the stability of Pennsylvania's 2,600 municipal pension plans.
Halliburton is closing a western Pennsylvania plant with 430 workers, but says 80 percent of them will be offered transfers to a facility in Zanesville, Ohio or other Pennsylvania locations.
The final preparations were completed Tuesday afternoon for the 19th Annual Plaza West Fest.