Already, 50 priests have been accused of abusing hundreds of children over several decades in the Altoona-Johnstown area.
But there are investigations just getting underway in Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie, Harrisburg, Philadelphia and ...
Representative Dan Miller's legislation would require at least one depression screening for each student by age 14.
Parents would have the right to opt their children out of the screening.
The settlements came to light last week in a dispute between the university and its insurer over who should cover the cost of the nearly $93 million Penn State has paid to 32 Sandusky victims since 2013.
Officials say the home had no working smoke detectors.
Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner says this tragedy serves as a wake-up call about the need for smoke detectors in the home.  ...
There's legislation in the works in Harrisburg to make radar available to all police in Pennsylvania.
The police chief in Wyoming, PA looks forward to having the up-to-date technology.Currently in the Keystone State, only state police are ...
Biden graduated from that law school in 1968.
The ceremony will be held at 1 p.m. inside the Carrier Dome.
The V.P. has many ties to central New York. His first wife, who died in a car accident in 1972, grew up in Auburn. The couple ...
Dean Skelos was the highest ranking Republican in the state before he mis-used his office for personal gain. Blaire Horner with the New York Public Interest Research Group said, "the days of using your public office for private gain should be ...
Activists want to split the upstate from the downstate, arguing the state legislature in Albany is too dominated by New York City interests.The "Divide New York" caucus tells WGRZ-TV they want to create two autonomous regions, not two separate ...
The 68 year-old Long Island Republican faces up to 15 years behind bars for public corruption.
Just two weeks ago, ex-Assemby Speaker Sheldon Silver was sentenced to a dozen years in prison for taking bribes.
Four of them died in the line of duty last year: two New York City detectives, a state trooper and an Orange County police officer.
Most of the other 24 names are officers who died from illnesses linked to their work at ground zero after the ...