47 year-old state Senator Larry Farnese of Philadelphia is accused of illegally trying to sway an election for Democrats in his home city.
He's facing fraud and conspiracy charges.
The public corruption case comes on the heels of another ...
Joey Pottenburgh is turning his pain into action.
He's raising funds to pay for the funerals of the six people who died last Friday morning in the Martin Street fire.
The Clay, NY man insists, "the last thing anybody should have to worry about is ...
Luzerne County Community College will open a satelitte campus at the Steamtown Mall in Scranton.
The college will be located on the second floor of the former Bon-Ton store.
Gay-rights groups argue the measure is necessary to protect the LGBT community. But critics say GENDA undermines privacy rights in the bathroom.
It would allow the transgendered to use the bathrooms of the opposite sex.
A similar ...
The Senate bill amends current law which states teachers with the least seniority are the first ones laid off regardless of their impact on students.
This bill uses teacher performance to guide furlough decisions.
It also prohibits a school ...
A four year-old girl is dead following a two-car crash in the town of Union, not far from Johnson City on Sunday afternoon. Ben Harting with the Broome County sheriff's office says two others ...
The deadline on a new spending plan is June 30th.
Northern Tier Representative Kathy Rapp says the House Republicans do not want to put "oppressive taxes on the people of Pennsylvania."Rapp claims Governor Wolf is using schools and school kids as ...
Schumer says, "a good FDA investigation will get to the bottom of it, and make sure this stops."Two-and-a-half million Americans use e-cigs.
The senator calls them "ticking time bombs."
The event is aimed at getting New Yorkers to visit parks and pitch in to spruce them up by doing things like planting trees, picking up trash, and restoring trails.
More than 100 parks and historic sites are taking part in "I Love My Park" Day ...
NuWeld incorporated, based in Williamsport, says the impact of the plant closure is far-reaching.The company has been around for more than 20 years but can't pay it's employees. The steel fabrication plant says its' negotiating with the bank ...