List by Category: Pennsylvania News

Judge Orders A.G. Kane to Appear in Court over Sandusky Case

11.05.15 | Bob Price

Embattled Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane has been ordered back into a courtroom and it has to do with Jerry Sandusky's appeal of his child sex case. Sandusky's lawyer wants to know if Kane has any proof the judge who oversaw ...

Democrats sweep Pennsylvania Supreme Court race

11.04.15 | Bob Price

Pennsylvania Democrats appeared to make history on Tuesday night. The party's three candidates for state Supreme Court seemed to clinch three open seats from the moment the results started rolling in, flipping the body's partisan lean from ...

Pa. Supreme Court to hear arguments over Act 13 oil and gas law

11.03.15 | Bob Price

The state Supreme Court has agreed to hear arguments about the constitutionality of Act 13, the oil and gas law that's been mired in legal battles since it took effect in 2012. Act 13, which created the existing impact fee structure, was designed ...

Historic Pa. Supreme Court election

11.03.15 | Bob Price

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is currently made up of Republicans Tom Saylor, Mike Eakin and Correale Stevens and Democrats Debra Todd and Max Baer with two vacancies. Stevens’s term is up, so there will be three open seats and seven ...

Nonprofits feeling the effects of budget impasse

11.02.15 | Bob Price

The Pennsylvania state budget impasse has now entered it's fifth month.    The Republican majority state legislature and Democratic governor Tom Wolf have been negotiating since June and haven't been able to agree on a PA state budget ...

Needles Found in PA Halloween Candy

11.02.15 | Bob Price

Police in Pennsylvania are urging parents to carefully check their children's Halloween candy after what appears to be sewing needles were found in a half-dozen chocolate bars given out to trick-or-treating children in Chester County. Six ...

voters prefer Hillary, Trump, think Pa. is a mess

10.30.15 | Bob Price

PENNSYLVANIA is a decrepit old train, sputtering along in the wrong direction, with a bunch of hapless politicians behind the controls. Those were some of the takeaways of a new Daily News/Franklin & Marshall College poll of 614 registered ...

Attorney General Kathleen Kane gets pulled into the Jerry Sandusky case

10.30.15 | Bob Price

The judge presiding over former Penn State football icon Jerry Sandusky's latest appeal has just ordered Attorney General Kathleen Kane to present, under seal, any evidence she has regarding leaks from the Sandusky grand jury. Judge John Cleland ...

Pennsylvania's spending during budget impasse hits $27 billion

10.29.15 | Bob Price

Since July, Pennsylvania has spent $27 billion — without a state budget. Even many insiders didn't know it. “It floored me,” said Rep. Chris Dush, R-Jefferson County, who filed a request under the Right-to-Know Law to obtain the ...

Runaway blimp knocks out power as it floats over Pennsylvania

10.29.15 | Bob Price

An unmanned military blimp broke free from its mooring at the Aberdeen Proving Ground in Maryland and caused widespread power outages Wednesday afternoon as it drifted over central Pennsylvania. State officials said the out-of-control, unmanned ...

12...891011121314151617 ... 5051