Pennsylvania's jobless rate fell by three-tenths of a percentage point in November for the second straight month, even as payrolls remained static.
Wheeling Jesuit University (WJU) was named to the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for the third straight year, university officials announced Friday.
West Virginia Division of Natural Resources director Frank Jezioro is retiring at the end of the year.
First Niagara Financial Group Inc. says it will eliminate up to 200 jobs companywide in a move aimed at better serving customers and boosting competitiveness.
A man already serving 46 months in federal prison for a check-kiting scheme involving another trucking firm in Ohio has been charged with stealing from the employees of his central Pennsylvania trucking firm, too.
By The Associated Press A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Friday:
A funeral for a western Pennsylvania police officer killed in an on-duty crash is expected to draw hundreds of fellow officers.
Environmentalists and industry experts widely expect the first federal standards for the waste generated from coal burned for electricity to treat the ash like household garbage, rather than a hazardous material.
A live video feed is again turning Pittsburgh into eagle country.
The Pittsburgh Penguins have re-assigned goaltender Jeff Zatkoff to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League, it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Jim Rutherford. Zatkoff served as the backup to Ma...
A West Virginia inmate faces an additional five years behind bars after pleading guilty to threatening President Barack Obama.
Chrysler is recalling nearly 257,000 older Ram pickup trucks because the rear axle can seize or the drive shaft can fall off.
A York police officer has been placed on paid administrative leave after a shooting that left a person hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries.
Honda is opening a new training facility in central Ohio, along with a museum that pays tribute to the automaker's history in North America over a half a century.
Vicki Riley has been named as president of West Virginia Northern Community College.
A Monroe County jury has ordered a woman to pay $325,000 in damages in an elder abuse case.
One person is dead in a single-car rollover crash that forced the closure of a road in suburban Philadelphia.
Freezing rain and wind chills in the teens have prompted school delays in western Pennsylvania, and scattered vehicle accidents, including an overturned tractor-trailer on Interstate 79 north of the city.
A 5-year-old Ohio boy hoping to save the football program at the University of Alabama at Birmingham has donated his entire allowance, sending a $1 bill with a handwritten note of support.
A man is dead after an explosion and fire ravaged his mobile home outside Pittsburgh.