Speed limits on the Ohio Turnpike and rural roads would increase to 75 mph under one of many transportation-bill changes moving through an Ohio Senate committee.
Two firefighters are reported in stable condition after their ladder came into contact with a high-voltage line in north Philadelphia.
Friends of a Philadelphia man killed by falling tree on the Appalachian Trail in Maryland say he was an environmental engineer and folk musician.
The district attorney says a federal marshal has wounded a man wanted for escaping a halfway house as he was climbing out the window of a southwestern Pennsylvania residence.
Ice jams along some rivers in northern Ohio over the weekend have left behind a big mess.
A federal judge says ballot access limits imposed last year on minor parties in political battleground Ohio are constitutional.
A coroner has released the name of a woman killed in a western Pennsylvania house fire along with her three dogs.
A coroner says a western Pennsylvania university student and basketball player found dead in her dorm room in January died of sickle cell trait, not from inhaling chewing gum as police first believed.
Americans are getting older, but not this old: Social Security records show that 6.5 million people in the U.S. have reached the ripe old age of 112.
Authorities say vandalism is to blame for a diesel fuel spill discovered Monday morning at a fuel station at 4th and Jefferson Streets.
A fire has destroyed a suburban Philadelphia school for special needs and at-risk students.
Sweet Way to Pay it Forward: Dairy Queen Offers Free Vanilla Soft-Serve Cones for Donation to Children's Miracle Network
Dairy queen is celebrating 75 years in business by offering a free vanilla soft-serve cone to customers on March 16.
The parents of three boys killed with their grandmother in a house fire the morning after Christmas have received a gift of hundreds of family photos now restored after they were damaged in the southwest Ohio blaze.
A southwestern Pennsylvania woman has been convicted of sexually assaulting one of her teenage daughter's male friends at their home.