An exterminator has been convicted of first-degree murder in the strangulation death of a Philadelphia pediatrician, a slaying authorities said happened after she questioned his work.
By The Associated Press Two Illinois municipalities are challenging new train safety rules they say would allow the continued use of oil and ethanol tank cars known to fail during accidents.
Pennsylvanians would see billions in lower school property taxes under a proposal that made it out of the state House and in the hands of the Senate.
A judge has rejected a $6.7 million bankruptcy plan by the company behind a January 2014 chemical spill.
Candidates for Pennsylvania's Supreme Court are spending large amounts of money on air time for campaign TV ads. A week before the May 19 primary, the total was about $1.5 million.
IKEA is recalling pressure-mounted safety gates sold nationwide due to a possible fall hazard.
A coroner says a western Pennsylvania toddler found dead in his crib had no signs of trauma, but authorities were still questioning why his mother didn't call for help sooner.
By The Associated Press The deadly derailment of an Amtrak train in Philadelphia is the latest passenger train crash involving fatalities in the United States. Other crashes that killed passengers...
Authorities say a woman found dead in a suburban Philadelphia motel room was killed.
A 45-year-old Pennsylvania woman must stand trial on charges she had sex with her son's 15-year-old friend at an underage drinking party at her home.
A Superior Court panel says the death penalty is still an option when a man is retried in the death of a central Pennsylvania woman.