List by Category: Pennsylvania News

Police: Bones Found At Kermit Gosnell's Home

04.15.15 | Bob Price

Police say the Crime Scene Unit is looking into bones found at convicted killer and abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell's  home located on  North 32nd Street in Mantua. L&I made the discovery while sealing off the property. There is no ...

Radon / Natural gas link in Pa

04.15.15 | Bob Price

A study linking increased radon levels in Pennsylvania homes to natural-gas fracking sites made national waves when it was released last week. It also likely elicited one of several emotions from people who heard the news: worry for the natural-gas ...

Penn State pays big price for restoring Joe Paterno's wins

04.14.15 | Bob Price

The cost of the legal battle that restored Joe Paterno's status as the winningest coach in major college football, with 409 total wins, didn't come cheap. It is expected to figure out to about $13,500 for each of the 111 wins Paterno's team ...

Pa. House OKs bill that allows pharmacists to offer flu shots to children

04.14.15 | Bob Price

Pennsylvania pharmacists would be allowed to offer flu vaccines to children ages 9 and older, with parental permission, under legislation approved Monday by the state House of Representatives. House Bill 182 would also allow licensed pharmacy ...

Freeh seeks out-of-county judge for Spanier defamation suit

04.13.15 | Bob Price

Former FBI director Louis Freeh wants a judge from outside the State College area to handle the defamation case against him and his law firm filed by former Penn State president Graham Spanier. Freeh’s lawyers filed a motion Friday seeking ...

Search warrants on Kane's offices seek emails

04.13.15 | Bob Price

Investigators served search warrants seeking emails from Attorney General Kathleen Kane's offices as Kane prepares for a legal challenge in Montgomery County where she could be held in contempt of court, sources told the Tribune-Review on ...

Mail Carrier Hailed As Hero For Helping Toddler

04.11.15 | Bob Price

Wilkes-Barre police took custody of a toddler after finding the child alone inside a Hazle Street apartment Friday morning. Officers said the toddler was bruised and wearing only a dirty diaper, alone in a filthy place, with a space heater on. A ...

Search warrants served at two of Kane's offices

04.11.15 | Bob Price

Investigators on Friday served search warrants at two of Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane's offices, according to sources with knowledge of the search. The purpose of the searches was unclear, but they appeared to be the first sign that ...

System to monitor immunization records of Pa school children is flawed

04.10.15 | Bob Price

Pennsylvania Health officials say the system designed to track the number of Pennsylvania schoolchildren immunized against contagious diseases like measles and pertussis is flawed. They admit that the revelation, as well as current immunization ...

Kane Blames Fired Staffer for Grand Jury Leak

04.10.15 | Bob Price

Attorney General Kathleen Kane, who could be charged criminally for grand jury leaks, said Thursday that responsibility for leaks from an unspecified “sitting grand jury” fell to a supervisor she fired. James Barker, whom Kane fired ...

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