Service on NJ Transit's Atlantic City line will remain suspended through Friday due to damage from this week's storm.
A proposal to ban powdered alcohol is advancing in the Pennsylvania Legislature.
A bill to raise millions to fund 911 emergency call centers is headed to Gov. Tom Wolf following final passage in the Legislature.
Rainbow crosswalks have been painted at each of the cross sections at 13th and Locust streets in support of Philadelphia's LGBT community.
A state-owned university in southwestern Pennsylvania wants to buy back its on-campus housing in an effort to reduce room costs.
Workers from The Philadelphia Inquirer and Philadelphia Daily News hoisted protest signs and passed around a cardboard cutout of Pope Francis while rallying for a new contract ahead of a Saturday deadline.
Three suspects have been taken into custody after an illegal drug operation was discovered in Wetzel County Thursday afternoon.
ALTOONA, Pa. (AP) - A Penn State Altoona softball player is discussing a plea deal with prosecutors on assault charges for hitting a batter with a pitch during practice.The Altoona Mirror reports (http://bit.ly/1QRB0Id ) 20-year-old Katelynn Burge faces one count of misdemeanor simple assault and harassment.Burge, a sophomore last season, is accused of hitting her teammate in retaliation in April. University police say Burge suspected her teammate snitched on a coach for allegedly violating t...
The bookstore at Gettysburg National Military Park has stopped selling items with the Confederate flag in the wake of last week's massacre at a historic black church in Charleston, South Carolina.
One man facing drug charges pleaded guilty Thursday afternoon.
The rainy weather didn't stop kids from attending the First Class American's Cool Kids Day at Wheeling Park on Thursday.
A woman has pleaded guilty in New Jersey to paying an undercover police officer she thought was a hit man to kill her daughter's ex-boyfriend by burning him alive.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Ohio students would have to be immunized against meningitis under a bill passed by the Legislature.The House approved it Thursday, sending it to the governor.If signed into law, it would require students to be immunized against meningococcal disease once they reach a certain age, which would be determined by the Ohio Department of Health. The requirement would start in the 2016-17 school year.With few exceptions, the proposal would apply to students at public and nonpubl...
The Erie Otters minor league hockey franchise is set to be sold at auction in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Erie on July 10.
Gov. Tom Wolf is telling top Pennsylvania Democratic lawmakers that he'll veto a Republican budget plan that falls short of his priorities.
China has put on display the latest twin pandas born through artificial insemination as part of efforts to boost the numbers of its unofficial national mascot.
A Bellaire woman is behind bars after local authorities found her slumped over at a local gas station.
A wedding reception in eastern Pennsylvania took an unexpected turn of events Monday evening, resulting in the arrests of seven people, including the groom.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The Ohio Senate has approved a bill that would extend the time period for prosecuting rape and sexual battery to 25 years after the crime.The bill passed by the Senate Thursday also provides an additional five years for prosecution from the time a potential suspect is identified through DNA testing.The legislation comes as the Attorney General's Office continues to plow through a backlog of untested rape kits, with numerous cases of DNA matches in a criminal database.The...
Authorities have seized 21 dogs and dogfighting paraphernalia from a residence in Kearneysville.