A judge has temporarily blocked gender-reassignment surgery for a transgender woman from Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, while he considers her parents' request she be declared incompetent.
A Pennsylvania man has been cited by New Jersey environmental officials in the death of a seagull on an Ocean City beach.
The Archdiocese of New York has unveiled the large wooden armchair that's been built for Pope Francis when he celebrates Mass at Madison Square Garden.
Wednesday night four presenters with big ideas will showcase their plans to reinvent downtown Wheeling.The Show of Hands is a community-supported event, beginning at 5:30 p.m. in the Capitol Theater ballroom. The event features food, presentations and music. Only four projects are chosen to present for each Show of Hands event. After the projects are presented, guests in attendance vote.Guests are asked to give a minimum $5.00 donation at the door, which supports the winning project. O...
Bluefield Police Chief Dennis Dillow says he disabled a banker robber's rifle during a gunfight by "the grace of God."
The Wayne County Board of Education's website appears to have been hacked by an organization claiming to be members of the Islamic State.
The body of a man reported missing last month has been found in a northwestern Pennsylvania pond, but authorities still aren't sure how he died.
Secretary of State John Kerry is bringing the Obama administration's campaign for public and congressional support for the Iran nuclear deal to Philadelphia.
U.S. Postal Inspectors and police have been investigating five suspicious packages addressed to women that were intercepted at a post office in the Pittsburgh suburbs.
By The Associated Press A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Wednesday.
Two women are facing charges for allegedly staging a "fight club" among children at a day care center in Cranford, New Jersey.According to investigators, two former day care workers Erica Kenny, 22, of Cranford, and Chanese White, 28, of Roselle, encouraged preschoolers and kindergartners to fight each other on the playground last month.According to prosecutors, a Snapchat video showed about a dozen children shoving each other to the ground and trying to hit each other. Both ...
A central Pennsylvania man jailed on charges he fatally shot his wife is claiming self-defense, although the district attorney says physical evidence doesn't support that claim.
A World War II-era tank-landing ship has docked in Pittsburgh so the public can tour the ship for a week.
A former bishop's assistant has been charged with stealing more than $100,000 from the northwestern Pennsylvania synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.
More than 2,000 United Steelworkers and their supporters marched through downtown Pittsburgh seeking to drum up support for the union in contract disputes with three companies.
A federal judge has been asked to reconsider a magistrate's order to release a 19-year-old Pennsylvania man while he awaits trial on charges that he made Facebook threats to kill preschool children.
Police are searching for a suspect in the death of a man found shot in the hallway of a central Pennsylvania home.
Health officials hope a new syringe exchange program in Cabell County will reduce the number of blood-borne diseases.
A Murray Energy subsidiary and the United Mine Workers of America have settled a lawsuit over the company's use of non-union workers.
A Pennsylvania child welfare caseworker is under arrest after police say they turned up more than 800 child pornography images on his home computer.