List by Category: Pennsylvania News

PA Senator reacts to Military Sex Abuse

05.27.13 | Bob Price

Pennsylvania Senator Pat Toomey is sponsoring legislation to make sure members of the armed forces who are guilty of sexual harrassment and assault do not go unpunished.

Spanier Wants All Charges Against Him Dismissed

05.24.13 | Sarah Harnisch

Former Penn State President Graham Spanier is requesting the dismissal of all charges pending against him for his role in the Jerry Sandusky scandal. He's charged with covering up allegations of abuse by Sandusky. He's also charged with lying to ...

Rare Copy of Original Bill of Rights To Go On Display In PA

05.23.13 |

A copy of the 1789 Bill of Rights is going to go on display in Pennsylvania. There are only 12 surviving copies. As part of the historic agreement, the center will display the document to the general public for three years at the National ...

Power Restored To Thousands In Twin Tiers

05.23.13 |

Power was restored last night to hundreds of homes in the twin tiers, after strong storms downed trees that knocked out the lights. 22-hundred people were in the dark in Chemung County, with Southport being the hardest hit. 15-hundred people in ...

Results for NY School Budgets and the Pennsylvania Primary

05.22.13 | Sarah Harnisch

School budget results are in across New York. And so are the primary election results in Pennsylvania. New York: Western New York charted the most failed budgets: Alden, Bemus Point, Clarence, Lewport, Niagara Wheatfield and Wilson. In the ...

Pottsville, Pennsylvania Children Died of Smoke Inhalation

05.22.13 | Sarah Harnisch

Officials say the four children killed in a Mother's Day fire in Pennsylvania died of smoke inhalation. The Schuylkill County Coroner's office told the Reading Eagle Tuesday that the young victims died of carbon monoxide poisoning due to the smoke. ...

Voting Day In New York and Pennsylvania

05.21.13 |

Two important votes are taking place today. It's Primary day in Pennsylvania and School Budget day in New York. These are two huge votes in both states.  In Pennsylvania, voters will be deciding party reps for the fall election in local and ...

Corbett Lawyers Appeal On Behalf Of Penn State Over NCAA Fine

05.21.13 | Sarah Harnisch

It's not just Penn State that's suffering from the NCAA fines levied through the Jerry Sandusky scandal. Governor Tom Corbett's lawyers argued Monday the little guys are hurting too: vendors and makers of Penn State memorabilia, the football team's ...

Voting Day Is Tuesday In NY & PA

05.20.13 | Sarah Harnisch

Tomorrow is Primary Day in Pennsylvania and School Budget Day in New York. There are two huge votes in both states.  In Pennsylvania, voters will be deciding party reps for the fall election in local and county-wide races.  Remember, this ...

U.S. Postal Service Creates Stamps Remembering The Battle of Gettysburg

05.20.13 |

The U.S. Postal Service is issuing a special stamp commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg. A ceremony to unveil the stamp will be held at Gettysburg National Military Park this Thursday, the same day that the postal service ...

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