List by Category: Pennsylvania News

Above-Average Snowfall Projected This Winter In NY, PA

10.03.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Accuweather out of Scranton, Pennsylvania says you can expect more snow this winter then last. Following a nearly snow-free winter last year, the 50 million Americans who live in the northeast and mid-Atlantic should see a snowier-then-average ...

The 'Caesar' Blizzard: Coming To A Town Near You This Winter

10.02.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Finally, blizzards have earned naming rights. Several decades after hurricanes got names, some blizzards in the U.S. this winter will get names, too. For the first time in North America, a national organization will proactively name winter storms. ...

24 Hours Max Till We Have Answers On Pennsylvanian's Voter ID Law

10.01.12 | Sarah Harnisch

A judge could rule on Pennsylvania's controversial voter i.d. law as early as today. Last week, a commonwealth court judge heard more testimony from people who said it took them several tries to get an i.d. One woman testified it took her 3 months ...

America For Jesus 2012

09.28.12 | Jeremy Miller

A two-day prayer assembly opens today on Independence Mall in Philadelphia.  The gathering, called America for Jesus 2012, is being put on by a coalition of ministries known as One Nation Under God.  Organizers describe the event as a ...

Fall Temps To Be Mild in NY and PA, Says The National Weather Service

09.27.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Fall temperatures should be mild for New York and Pennsylvania. The National Weather Service in Binghamton has released their annual fall forecast. They say the month of October is going to have above normal temperatures and below normal rainfall ...

Most Pennsylvanian Voters Are OK With Flashing An ID To Vote

09.27.12 | Sarah Harnisch

A new poll released by Franklin and Marshall College shows most voters are completely ok with the new state law requiring a photo identification to vote. 87 percent of voters said they were fine with the law and almost all of them, 99-percent, said ...

Penn State's Schultz, Curley Will Not Have Their Charges Dismissed

09.27.12 | Sarah Harnisch

A judge Wednesday upheld pergury charges against two Penn State administrators accused of lying to the grand jury that investigated allegations against Jerry Sandusky. The judge said allegations against former Vice President Gary Schultz and ...

Poll Finds Obama Is Still Up In Pennsylvania

09.25.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Senator Bob Casey and President Barack Obama continue to hold comfortable leads in Pennsylvania over their Republican rivals. Mercyhurst University found 48 percent of state voters would cast ballots for Obama, 40 percent for Mitt Romney. And 91 ...

Federal Panel To Hear Voter ID Law In South Carolina; Has Similarities To P.A.'s Law

09.24.12 | Sarah Harnisch

A three-judge federal panel hears closing arguments today concerning South Carolina's voter id law.  It's anticipated that opponents will challenge the credibility of Republican state representative who authored the bill.  Last year, U.S. ...

New Poll Shows Mitt Romney May Be Within 1 Percentage Point of the President In Pennsylvania

09.21.12 | Sarah Harnisch

A number of polls show the president has an 8-point lead in Pennsylvania, but there's a new poll out today that shows that may not be the case. A Republican-sponsered poll at Susquehanna polling shows the race in Pennsylvania may be decided by less ...

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