When Pope Francis speaks outside Philadelphia's Independence Hall in September, he will stand at the same lectern that President Abraham Lincoln used to deliver the Gettysburg Address.
Officials in a northwestern Pennsylvania township are on the prowl for a tank, chopper or large gun.
Authorities are diverting traffic away from a stretch of the New Jersey Turnpike because of what's believed to be a gas leak near the road.
Authorities say a southern New Jersey man fatally shot in a soybean field by Pennsylvania police had stolen 81 handguns and a large amount of ammunition from a gun shop.
Philadelphia's regional transit agency is selling transit passes for Pope Francis' visit through the same online lottery it used for commuter rail passes.
A southwestern Pennsylvania police officer has resigned and been sentenced to two years' probation for tipping off a woman he used to date about a prostitution sting.The (Washington) Observer-Reporter (http://bit.ly/1hndmDu ) says 40-year-old John Rush resigned from the Washington, Pennsylvania police on Thursday, a day after pleading guilty to obstruction of justice and hindering prosecution.Rush pleaded guilty in Washington County's veterans court,...
Three teenagers have been charged as adults with second-degree murder in the death of a northeastern Pennsylvania police officer who fell 15 feet while chasing them.
A weekend court session is scheduled for the arraignment of Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane on criminal charges that she leaked secret grand jury information.
A former police officer in central Pennsylvania has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter stemming from a car crash that killed another motorist in 2014.
Authorities say they don't suspect foul play in the death of a boy whose body was found in a suburban Philadelphia creek days after he went missing.
A part defect in the brake pads is causing trains on the Philadelphia-area PATCO commuter rail line to stop suddenly. It has happened 43 times from May and July. PATCO General Manager John Rink tells the Courier-Post the...
GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump says he can't recall specifics of insulting women, though news reports paint a long history of him comparing women to animals.
Philadelphia police are seeing more crime, but making fewer arrests.
A western Pennsylvania man has pleaded no contest to third-degree murder for shooting his girlfriend about an hour before Mother's Day last year, while her young child was present.