Bernice Gordon, a prolific constructor of crossword puzzles, has died at the age of 101.
Ohio's community colleges would be able to offer bachelor's degrees in certain circumstances under a proposal to be contained in the budget Gov. John Kasich's (KAY'-siks) releases Monday.
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has appointed an Elkins attorney to succeed a circuit court judge who resigned after admitting having an affair with a corrections official.
Bill Cosby's stand-up tour is making a stop in northern Ohio, where police say they will have extra officers on hand for the show.
One man was taken into custody after leading police on a high speed chase through multiple counties in Ohio, hitting a person and damaging other vehicles in the process.
A Pennsylvania state senator is proposing to name an exit on Interstate 84 in the Pocono Mountain region for a state trooper slain nearby while on duty.
A Pennsylvania court is giving the attorney general's office an extra day to prepare for a hearing next week about who should be in charge of the state Office of Open Records.
Two former Penn State rugby players have been sentenced to three years of probation and 200 hours of community service on charges they torched the team's storage shed because they were unhappy with their coach.
A Pennsylvania candy maker's attempt to tease the New England Patriots with a chocolate "Deflategate" football has wound up being anything but a joke.
House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi is still peeved over Republicans' decision to ask the leader of Israel - an archenemy of Iran - to address Congress in March right in the middle of delicate negotiations with Tehran...
A coalition of health and human services advocates is expressing support for the governor's pitch to help economically struggling Ohioans move out of poverty, though the group has concerns about how the goal will be...
A central Pennsylvania prosecutor says he'll seek the death penalty for a man accused of sexually assaulting and killing a sixth-grade math teacher.
Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY'-sik) is asking to deliver his annual State of the State speech in Wilmington, a rebounding southwest Ohio city hard hit by job losses during the recession.
Fracking under the Ohio River will be the topic for discussion with a number of local and state legislators, environmental experts and Gastar Exploration representatives during a forum set for Saturday, Feb. 7 at Wheeling Jesuit University.
Officials in southwest Ohio are investigating a vehicle fire that occurred in a grocery store parking lot after authorities determined it was caused by a one-pot meth lab explosion.
The Allegheny County medical examiner says a man found dead in the Pittsburgh suburbs after an armed standoff with police had fatally shot himself.
The executive director of the West Virginia Secondary School Activities Commission is retiring.
A Steubenville man who was arrested after being on the run from U.S. Marshals since December of last year appeared in court for arraignment Jan. 30 in Jefferson County.
Prosecutors have dropped a marijuana possession charge against New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount that stemmed from his arrest with former Pittsburgh Steelers teammate Le'Veon Bell in August.