Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf's first day on the first job includes a few hours of training on ethics and making government open to the public.
Police in Ohio say a Michigan man who drove away from a traffic stop smashed through a gate and landed right in a prison parking lot.
Federal authorities say a grand jury has indicted the 20-year-old Ohio man accused of plotting an attack at the U.S. Capitol.
Police have are looking for a missing and possibly endangered elderly couple out of Tuscarawas County, media outlets report.
Democratic state senators are making their pitch for raising Ohio's minimum wage and ensuring that an expansion of the Medicaid health program remains in place.
A program that starts this this week aims at giving juveniles in Cleveland a better chance of entering diversion programs instead of being charged with crimes in juvenile court.
Another candidate has dropped out of the race to be Philadelphia's next mayor.
A central Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to four months in prison for planning his son's attempted prison escape so he could avoid a murder charge in Peru.
Chapmanville Mayor Jerry Price Jr. has rejected a request from several Town Council members to resign.
U.S. Steel says it is closing its plant in southern Illinois and laying off 176 workers.
The fired treasurer of a western Pennsylvania township has waived his right to a preliminary hearing on charges he stole nearly $800,000 from taxpayers during his 14 years in office.
An investigation by Monroe County Sheriff's deputies resulted in the arrest of an Ohio man for the manufacturing of meth.
Officials with the ATI Flat Rolled Products plant in western Pennsylvania are investigating a molten steel explosion that rattled nearby homes and could be heard 10 miles away.
A man will spend five to 11 years in state prison for killing a pedestrian while driving drunk with a suspended license, and with three children in his car.
State police say a science teacher at a northwestern Pennsylvania high school had sex with a 17-year-old student at his home.
An Ohio woman whose five children died in a fire more than a year ago has been ordered to undergo substance abuse rehabilitation after pleading guilty to heroin trafficking.
Bellaire Police arrested Brandon Mathew McGuire, 29, after repeated numerous incidents of McGuire allegedly harassing elderly customers at local businesses.
A grand jury says there are reasonable grounds to charge Pennsylvania's attorney general with perjury, false swearing, official oppression and obstruction after an investigation into leaks of secret grand jury material.
The Pittsburgh Penguins have recalled defenseman Derrick Pouliot from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League, it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Jim Rutherford. The Penguins also announced that...
A coroner plans an inquest into the death of a western Pennsylvania man in an armed standoff at his western Pennsylvania home following a pharmacy robbery.