Democratic lawmakers are asking the Pennsylvania Treasury to block Gov. Tom Wolf's attempt to divert money from public schools to pay charter schools amid an entrenched state budget stalemate.
A southwestern Pennsylvania county is launching a day reporting center for non-violent criminals and low-risk offenders.
Pennsylvania's attorney general is telling her staff that 98 percent of her job won't be affected as the suspension of her law license takes effect while she fights criminal charges.
A Pennsylvania state House of Representatives committee is postponing a scheduled vote on legislation to expand gambling as top lawmakers continue budget negotiations.
Authorities say an overdose of several substances led to the death of a 27-year-old woman at a southwestern Pennsylvania prison last month.
Vice President Joe Biden will not run for president in 2016, he said Wednesday, ending a months-long flirtation with a third White House campaign and setting him on a glide path toward the end of his decades-long political...
An effort to legalize medical and recreational marijuana in Ohio is getting the backing of TV personality Montel Williams.
A western Pennsylvania cheese manufacturer is accused of selling imitation Parmesan and Romano cheese as the real thing.
A House committee has voted to issue subpoenas to five high-ranking officials at the Department of Veterans Affairs after the officials did not show up at a hearing Wednesday on alleged manipulation of the agency's...
Five suspects have been charged with murder in the 2013 hazing death of a New York City college student.
The Pennsylvania Senate is approving legislation that would make about 30 changes to the state's open records law, including a provision that would shield the addresses of lawmakers or employees of local or state...
Heading to a region grappling with the scourge of drug abuse, President Barack Obama planned to announce new steps to improve doctor training and ease access to drug treatment as part of an effort to help communities...
President Barack Obama is going to be in West Virginia for several hours speaking about the drug epidemic in the area, and we will be live streaming the moment he touches down.T
A judge had denied an appeal by a northwestern Pennsylvania man convicted of first-degree murder in the stabbing death of his girlfriend more than two years ago.
A national Republican group is airing a TV attack ad as it launches what it says is a two-week effort to influence the campaign for a record three open seats on the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.
West Virginia's Republican attorney general is criticizing President Barack Obama for what he calls the Democrat's assault on the state's struggling coal industry.
West Virginia's Republican attorney general is criticizing President Barrack Obama for what he calls the Democrat's assault on the state's struggling coal industry.
The Pittsburgh-Tribune Review is partnering with the Allegheny Foundation to help Point Park University expand its journalism program and establish a $2.5 million Center for Media Innovation.