List by Category: Pennsylvania News

State and federal officials are on the scene today of a ruptured gas-line in Lycoming County Pennsylvania

10.24.16 | Bob Price

It was triggered by last week's epic rainstorm that swamped hundreds of homes and killed a 65 year-old man. Governor Wolf toured the flood damage over the weekend.  He says, "we all need to work as hard as we can to make sure people recover...

It's judgement day for Kathleen Kane

10.24.16 | Bob Price

The 50 year-old former Pennsylvania attorney general will be sentenced today in Norristown. Kane was convicted in August of leaking grand jury material and then lying about it under oath. The sentence could range from probation to as much as 12...

Penn State former president calls aides’ charges ‘injustice’

10.21.16 | Bob Price

Former Penn State President Graham Spanier testified Thursday that he issued a statement the day two of his top lieutenants were charged in the Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal, calling the allegations groundless, because he had developed deep...

Pennsylvania elections official pushes back on fraud claims

10.21.16 | Bob Price

Pennsylvania's top elections official says the state's election results cannot be hacked because voting machines and tabulating systems aren't connected to the internet. Secretary of the Commonwealth Pedro Cortes also said Thursday that says...

Legislation is on the move in Pennsylvania would permit the state's municipal police to use radar to catch speeders

10.20.16 | Bob Price

Randy Lawrence, a cop from Butler County, says radar will help save lives.Most people we spoke to say they're unaware that only the state police are allowed to use radar in Pennsylvania.Pennsylvania is the only state in the nation that does not...

Students enrolled at Pennsylvania's 14 state-owned universities are reacting to the teachers' strike

10.20.16 | Bob Price

The strike is now two days old and shows no sign of letting up.           One students says she's concerned that graduation dates may be impacted.  Others are concerned about how long the strike...

New voter guides are out in New York and Pennsylvania

10.20.16 | Bob Price

If you live in New York, Christian lobbyist Jason McGuire says the website offers presidential and U.S. Senate voter guides.  That website is Pennsylvania, a comprehensive voter guide is available at...

Faculty and coaches at the 14 state-owned universities in Pennsylvania are officially on strike

10.19.16 | Bob Price

It started at 5 o'clock this morning and it is a major inconvenience for all involved.         The job action affects some 100,000 students and 5,500 professors. Ken Mash represents the union...

The Pennsylvania House has approved legislation to punish communities that declare themselves sanctuary cities

10.19.16 | Bob Price

These are communities that provide safe haven to illegal immigrants Republican Daryl Metcalfe said Pennsylvanians want their interests protected over the interests of foreign nationals that are here illegally.

Just a day to go before a strike deadline in Pennsylvania--the state system of higher education and its faculty members have agreed to a media blackout while they try to negotiate a contract

10.18.16 | Bob Price

Both sides say they're hopeful that minimizing distractions will help them achieve a deal.            5,500 faculty and coaches at Pennsylvania's 14 state-owned universities will strike tomorrow...

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