List by Category: Pennsylvania News

Philadelphia's Building Collapse 61-Year-Old Survivor

06.06.13 | Abby Lutcher

Some rescuers at a collapsed building in Philadelphia got a welcome sight late Wednesday--a survivor!

Judge Rules in Favor of Girl Who Needs Lung

06.06.13 | Abby Lutcher

A federal judge in Philadelphia has made a dying 10-year-old eligible to seek donor lungs from an adult transplant list.

Sebelius Can't Intervene in Transplant Case

06.05.13 | Abby Lutcher

The U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services says she doesn't want to intervene in transplant decisions about a dying Pennsylvania girl when other children are just as sick.

Transportation Bill

06.05.13 | Abby Lutcher

A bill designed to boost state spending on Pennsylvania's transportation systems by almost 50 percent a year is prepared for a final Senate vote.

Health Clinic Bill Goes to Corbett

06.04.13 | Abby Lutcher

A bill that would provide $4 million to help create or expand community-based health care clinics in Pennsylvania is on its way to Governor Tom Corbett.

Advances on Teacher Misconduct Bill

06.04.13 | Abby Lutcher

Two bills are advancing in the state Legislature are designed to expand requirements that are in place to protect schoolchildren from potential predator teachers.

Number One Latrine Builder

06.03.13 | Abby Lutcher

Former President Jimmy Carter says he now has a different title: No. 1 latrine builder.

Boil Water Advisory

06.03.13 | Abby Lutcher

About 6,700 Pennsylvania American Water customers are under a boil advisory after a fire hydrant broke in Luzerne County.

Apologies for Gas Drilling Attack

05.31.13 | Abby Lutcher

A state legislator has apologized for anonymously attacking constituents who support Marcellus Shale natural gas drilling and calling a woman an "industry troll."

Furlough Hits Army War College

05.31.13 | Abby Lutcher

U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Tony Cucolo Wednesday morning said he would not compromise the safety and security of residents and workforce at the U.S. Army War College and Carlisle Barracks as he outlined the details of the upcoming round of furloughs.

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