List by Category: Pennsylvania News

PA Senate Votes To Ban Pigeon Shoots

10.16.14 | Bill Price

Guns are a hot topic in the Pennsylvania Senate, which is backing a ban on pigeon shoots as well as a law to give groups like the National Rifle Association legal standing to sue municipalities over strict local gun laws. Senators favored ...

Pennsylvania Senate Bypasses 11 PM Rule

10.15.14 | Bill Price

The Pennsylvania state Senate bypassed a good-government rule that it end its voting day at 11 p.m. before adjourning without any contested votes as Republicans scramble to pass pet bills in the winding-down fall legislative session. The ...

First Lady Comes to Pennsylvania

10.15.14 | Bill Price

A well-traveled first lady Michelle Obama is coming to Pennsylvania to campaign for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tom Wolf and rally voters in the party's stronghold of Philadelphia. Mrs. Obama will speak Wednesday at the Dorothy Emanuel ...

10-Year Old Boy Charged as Adult in Homicide

10.14.14 | Bob Price

A 10-Year old Boy from Wayne County Pennsylvania has been charged with criminal homicide in connection with the death of a 90-year old woman, according to the District Attorney. WBRE-TV reports the boy is identified as Tristen Kurilla of ...

CNN Reports Second Frein Campsite Found

10.14.14 | Bob Price

Some people who live and work in the Frein search zone - hope investigators have found more than a second campsite.  "I'm sure that he has a lot of campsites and I imagine he has done a lot of work preparing for this."  Roseann Walters - ...

Change of Seasons Could Change Dynamics of PA Manhunt

10.13.14 | Bob Price

While images of the manhunt for Eric Frein may look similar day to day, there is no denying one thing is changing. The season. The advance of autumn could have an impact on the fugitive at the center of the hunt and on the people looking for him in ...

PSU Threat Suspect in Custody

10.13.14 | Bob Price

A suspect in a threat involving a possible shooting at Penn State’s HUB at noon on Monday on the University Park campus is in police custody, Penn State announced in a news release Sunday night. According to the news release, the suspect will ...

PA Attorney General To Release Porn Emails From All State Judges

10.10.14 | Sarah Harnisch

There's been another twist in Pennsylvania's email porn scandal-- Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane has agreed to give Pennsylvania's Supreme Court chief justice the names of any state judges or judicial employees who may have exchanged sexually ...

PA Highway Contractors Push For Cameras In Work Zones

10.10.14 | Sarah Harnisch

A group representing Pennsylvania highway contractors will push for legislation allowing the use of cameras to enforce speed limits in work zones. Associated Pennsylvania Constructors, with membership of more than 400 construction, engineering and ...

Wolf and Corbett Engaged In Final Debate

10.09.14 | Sarah Harnisch

Gov. Tom Corbett and his challenger, Tom Wolf, clashed Wednesday night on issues including voter ID laws, the death penalty, the size of the Legislature and easing penalties on marijuana. In the last of their three scheduled debates, the ...

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