Authorities say a deputy fire chief in Ohio and a store owner were held at gunpoint during a robbery that happened just after firefighters put out a fire in the building.
Pennsylvania's jobless rate fell by three-tenths of a percentage point in December for the third straight month, as payrolls crept higher.
A coal producer has withdrawn its request to the state to allow it to mine under a portion of a park in eastern Ohio.
A sheriff says carbon monoxide poisoning is suspected in the deaths of a man and woman in eastern Ohio.
By The Associated Press A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Friday:
Firefighters say 14 cats were killed in a fire that displaced 3 people from their central Pennsylvania home.
Ohio University trustees are softening the blow of hefty tuition and campus housing increases for new students next year by guaranteeing the rates won't go up again during the students' four-year careers.
Kanawha County authorities say four schools have been closed after a shooting that killed a man and wounded a woman.
An eastern Pennsylvania man has been arrested in the beating death of his roommate last year.
The former chief operating officer of a western Pennsylvania drilling company faces more than seven years in prison when he's sentenced for embezzling more than $9 million to feed his casino gambling habit.
A 55-year-old McDowell County man has been convicted in the shooting death of another man.
The Archdiocese of Cincinnati has launched its largest fundraising campaign in at least fifty years with the creation of a new charitable foundation.
A western Pennsylvania boy who realized his dream of being a police officer for a day while battling an inoperable brain tumor has died.
Police say a home improvement store robbery suspect was captured after crashing two different vehicles.
Several people have been rescued from a five-alarm fire near Pittsburgh.
Authorities have announced a settlement with two Ohio residents accused of using their charity to solicit funds for an alleged international pyramid scheme.
President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden will visit Philadelphia next week where they will speak at House Democrats' policy retreat.
Police are looking for a suspect in a fatal South Philadelphia shooting.
A man is under arrest on suspicion of drunken driving following a highway crash involving a Columbus police cruiser.
An Ohio police chief says the bodies of two people found in a burned-out car appear be those of a missing elderly couple.