List by Category: Pennsylvania News

Irish Eyes Are Smilin’ in Wilkes-Barre

03.17.14 | Bob Price

The freezing weather didn’t keep people away from the annual Saint Patrick’s parade in Wilkes-Barre, Sunday. The bagpipers played through the Diamond City. Lots of people lined South Main Street to watch all the groups in the parade. ...

Gosnell Clinic Worker Sentenced in Philadelphia

03.14.14 | Bob Price

One of Dr. Kermit Gosnell’s medical assistants has been sentenced to 5 to 10 years in prison for her role in the death of an abortion patient. 54 year-old Sherry West sobbed with her head down on the defense table, after a ...

Hanger Exits PA Governor's Race

03.14.14 | Bob Price

John Hanger is dropping out of the Democratic nomination race for Pennsylvania governor. His political director, Roger Cohen, confirmed Thursday that Hanger will announce his exit from the race at a Capitol news conference. Hanger, who became the ...

Gov. Corbett opposes plan to alter state university system

03.13.14 | Bob Price

Gov. Tom Corbett appeared to be in full campaign mode during stops Wednesday in the Pittsburgh area. The Shaler Republican took swipes at his leading Democratic opponent and mugged for photos with rescued puppies. He described the $2.3 billion ...

PA A-G promises to investigate price-gouging allegations

03.12.14 | Bob Price

After customers complained their electric companies were artificially inflating prices in some markets, Attorney general Kathleen Kane says she will investigate the accusations.  In some parts of Lackawanna County, electric ...

Dottie Sandusky on the "Today Show"

03.12.14 | Bob Price

Speaking publicly for the first time since her testimony at her husband's criminal trial, Dottie Sandusky appeared this morning on the NBC "Today" show.  She insisted her husband is innocent. The interview was the first on camera for ...

Pa. teacher misconduct bill stalls

03.11.14 | Bob Price

It’s called “passing the trash.” A teacher faces discipline for misconduct, resigns before repercussions, and ends up teaching in another district, the suspect history left behind and undisclosed to the new employer.   A ...

Billionaire backer: Rick Santorum ‘needs to be heard’ in 2016

03.10.14 | Bob Price

If Rick Santorum takes another stab at a the GOP presidential nomination, the former Pennsylvania Senator will have a powerful deep-pocketed, ally in his corner. Foster Friess, the billionaire who backed Santorum's dark-horse run in 2012 says he'll ...

Pa. Universities Might Scrap Uniform Gun Policy

03.10.14 | Bob Price

The group that oversees Pennsylvania’s state-owned universities might scrap a plan to institute a uniform weapons policy at all 14 campuses. Frank Brogan, chancellor of the State System of Higher Education tells the Pittsburgh ...

PA Senate proposes Meth Lab Cleanup Legislation

03.07.14 | Bob Price

Years after The Valley started fighting a rising meth problem, some former meth houses are now back on the market. But sellers can keep that history a secret. Now there is a new effort to make sure home buyers don't unknowingly end up living with ...

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