Wolf in western Pennsylvania

03.01.19 | Terry Diener

The governor of the commonwealth was near Pittsburgh Thursday to push his Restore Pennsylvania Plan, which he said could generate $4.5 billion for infrastructure investments across the state over the next four years. Wolf focused on the plan's...

Carver corrects Douglass statue spelling after 100 years

03.01.19 | Brandon Dickson

The misspelling of 19th century abolitionist Frederick Douglass's last name on his stone carving at the New York State Capitol has been corrected. His face is among the faces of 77 famous people carved into the ornate interior stonework of the...

UGI Utilities customers in PA will see a spike in their bills beginning today

03.01.19 | Brandon Dickson

The natural gas company says the average customer's bill will go up by $4.50 a month. UGI says the bump is due to an increase in the "purchased gas cost" portion, which reflects how much the utility pays to obtain the gas it...

Teachers union calls on PSERS and other pension funds to divest in private prison corps.

03.01.19 | Brandon Dickson

A new AFT report found that Pennsylvania's Employees Retirement System is among two dozen public pension funds that own a combination of investments in the nation's largest public prison corporations. The American Federation of Teachers union...