List by Category: Pennsylvania News

Bus crash on I-380 in E. PA has left one woman dead and others injured

10.15.18 | Brandon Dickson

The accident happened last night in Lackawanna County. The bus was leaning to its right side along the tree line. Rescue workers had to use ladders to reach injured passengers.

President Trump in Erie last night for a big rally

10.11.18 | Bill Price

Jamestown, New York's Mike Swerdon was there.  He says the Kavanaugh controversy has fired him up to vote on November 6th. The Keystone State could be "key" in the upcoming midterms.

Retail giant changes pay policy following resistance

10.11.18 | Brandon Dickson

Amazon, facing a backlash from longtime warehouse employees who say its $15 hourly minimum wage wouldn't benefit them, will now provide a bigger raise to those workers including some 3,400 in the Lehigh Valley near Allentown. The commerce...

Auto club in Hershey applauds Mustang designer

10.11.18 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

The Antique Automotive Club of America applauded the maker of one of America's classic sports cars, the Ford Mustang. Gale Halderman says his design came from an assignment in the early 1960s to design a new sports car costing less than $2,500...

President Trump will pay Pennsylvania a visit today

10.10.18 | Brandon Dickson

He will make his first visit to Erie since taking office. Trump will be on the stump to discuss the economy and will also urge Pennsylvanians to vote for Republican Lou Barletta in his race for the U.S. Senate against incumbent Bob Casey.  

Pink wave hits U.S. politics

10.10.18 | Brandon Dickson

Some analysts are calling the record number of women running for state offices and U.S. congress the "pink wave." Pennsylvania is attempting to make history as the commonwealth is one of 11 states with no women serving in congress.

Anti-religion non-profit calls on Honesdale to remove cross and star

10.09.18 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

The Freedom from Religion group says the Honesdale symbols lit at holidays violate the Constitution and need to be moved to private property. Honesdale Mayor Sarah Canfield received the complaint letter in June. The letter was on the borough's...

Gov. Wolf is not bending on one debate stance

10.09.18 | Brandon Dickson

Tom Wolf and his Republican challenger, Scott Wagner have had one debate earlier this month, and Wolf doesn't plan to spar with Wagner any more. The Democratic incumbent tells the PennLive editorial board he doesn't see what the "magic is of a...

PA prisons see positive results from mail and visitor policy changes

10.08.18 | Terry Diener

The agency says cases of suspected staff exposure have plummeted since September 6th, when new policies were announced. There had been more than 50 instances in the prior month, but only eight since the start of September.

PA politician wants to ban political speech by teachers at school

10.08.18 | Bob Price

Republican Will Tallman says classrooms become "indoctrination factories" when that happens. Dr. Ralph Kerr at the Teaching and Learning Institute says the proposal would limit the free speech of teachers and impinge on academic...

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