Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin is appointing Patricia Reed as the new commissioner of the West Virginia Division of Motor Vehicles.
A Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and former editor of The Dallas Morning News has been named editor of The Plain Dealer newspaper in Cleveland.
Pittsburgh police say a person was fatally shot by a law enforcement officer when a U.S. marshal's-led fugitive task force went to a home to serve an arrest warrant.
The exhibition "Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs" at New York's Museum of Modern Art is coming to the big screen for one day Jan. 13.
Pennsylvania prison officials are promising to provide specialized treatment for mentally ill inmates in a settlement of a lawsuit filed by advocates for disabled.
U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin has appointed Frank Jezioro as his liaison to sportsmen and natural resources.
Police are looking for a man who ate, drank and freshened himself with a stick of deodorant before taking off from a central Pennsylvania supermarket without paying.
Defense lawyers have asked a judge to dismiss charges against a man accused of killing four people in Clarksburg.
By The Associated Press A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Tuesday:
A preliminary hearing is set for a Texas man charged in a shootout with police in West Virginia.
Newly elected Republican Sen. Shelley Moore Capito has been tapped as counsel to new Republican Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.
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