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Charleston police arrested a woman after a vehicle went through the Capitol Complex and damaged a bench.
Three years after a massive “derecho” or straight line wind storm swept across ten states and left 4.3 million customers without electric service, including the Ohio Valley, Appalachian Power is making efforts to reduce tree-related outages.In the wake of the derecho and “Superstorm Sandy” that struck four months later, the W.Va. Public Service Commission ordered all the state's electric utilities to submit a plan to reduce tree-related outages. The PSC approved Appalachian's cycle-trimming v...
Ohio will get much of the $17.5 million in federal money going to farmers to help reduce the algae problem in Lake Erie.
The Supreme Court ruled Monday against the Obama administration's attempt to limit power plant emissions of mercury and other hazardous air pollutants, but it may only be a temporary setback for regulators.
A coroner says work release inmate who died months after a struggle with police last fall had synthetic marijuana in his system.
A Wheeling non-profit organization with deep roots is providing local kids with constructive ways to stay off the streets and learn important life lessons this summer.
Pennsylvania's new state treasurer is spending his first day on the job.
The murder suspect who escaped a Weston-area hospital in March was back in court Monday morning.
A new public school funding formula being considered by the Legislature would create winners and losers as it seeks a way to link the distribution of state aid more closely to need.
Gov. Tom Wolf is reaching out to state employees and stakeholders about the possibility that the state government will not have a budget in place when the new fiscal year begins Wednesday.
LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala- A north Alabama teenager has been arrested after following through on a bizarre threat to kill his mother's chicken unless she mended the relationship between him and his girlfriend.18-year-old Haden Smith was arrested in Elkmont on Thursday andcharged with third-degree domestic violence and criminal mischief.Deputies say Smith threatened to kill one of his mother's chickens every 15 minutes until she contacted his girlfriend's parents and attempt to mend their relation...
89-year-old Ralph Wozniak never had the chance to take his wife, LaVerne, to prom.Twice during their lives, the Wozniaks missed prom because Ralph went to serve in a war. Nearly seven decades later, the two finally attended one and Ralph was named king."Since 1944 when I joined the Marine Corps until this date today I never thought I'd be a king, and here I am a king," Ralph said of the prom, according to ABC News.LaVerne, 87, and Ralph, 89, have dated since high school and have always loved ...
Police have identified a man found dead in a creek below a small, swinging footbridge, but authorities have yet to say how the man died.
The pilot of small plane that crashed into the roof of a Massachusetts home, killing all three people on board, calmly tells an air traffic controller he has no engine power and is gliding in the minutes before impact.
A central Pennsylvania man won't act as his own attorney when he stands trial on charges he used a prison computer to email threats to bomb the county courthouse and disrupt the water supply
By The Associated Press A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Monday.
A Maryland man wanted on charges that he carjacked a vehicle by threatening the driver with an axe has been jailed after a high-speed police chase in central Pennsylvania.
A former western Pennsylvania police officer must stand trial on charges he had three illegal sawed-off shotguns at his home - including one taken from a police evidence room - when police responded to a domestic dispute...
Tree services and residents have just about cleared the downed trees and other debris left behind by a weak tornado in western Pennsylvania.
Businesses in Parkersburg and Vienna will begin charging an additional penny on the dollar for taxable items and services this week.