Schools Using New Video App To Bring College Applications To LifeFor decades, colleges have relied mostly on test scores, grades and essays when making decisions on who to admit. But that’s changing.
Mega Millions Ups Its Jackpot, But Also Its Ticket PriceThe Pennsylvania Lottery is making some big changes to the popular Mega Millions game.
Sen. Casey Confronts President Trump Over Tax Cuts For The RichPresident Trump called the Senate Finance Committee, including U.S. Sen. Bob Casey from Pennsylvania, to the White House on Wednesday.
Big Pharma Donates Millions To Congress, Including Pa. MembersHow did the pharmaceutical industry get Congress to relax oversight of opioid distribution? Follow the money, says the non-partisan Center for Responsive Politics.
Pa. Congressman Withdraws Nomination As Drug Czar After '60 Minutes' ReportThe word first came in a tweet from President Donald Trump: “Rep. Tom Marino has informed me that he is withdrawing his name from consideration as drug czar.”
Could Opioid Lawsuit Against Pharma Lead To Tobacco-Like Court Settlement?Could local lawsuits against pharmaceuticals lead to a national out-of-court settlement like big tobacco got twenty years ago?
Consumer Federation Finds Women Pay More For Auto Insurance Than MenExperts say almost every study shows that men are more likely to get into a car crash than women, but a new report says that even if they have a perfect driving record, women are charged much more for car insurance than men.
Google Announces New Initiative To Increase Digital Skills For The FutureGoogle announced its “Grow with Google” initiative at its Bakery Square headquarters in Larimer on Thursday.
Mobile Brozone Eliminating Not Only Odiferous Locker Room Smells, But Also Dangerous GermsThe Baldwin-Whitehall School District is one of the first school districts to use Brozone, a mobile sanitizing van to clean sports equipment.
New Scam Claims Federal Court Will Arrest You If You Don't Return CallA new phone scam leaves a message saying the matter will go to federal claims court and the recipient will be arrested if the phone call is not returned.
Wanting More, Amazon Has Already Received $1.2B In Tax BreaksAmazon, looking to locate a second headquarters with 50,000 jobs, has asked cities to outbid each other with taxpayer-funded incentives to attract the company.
Christopher Columbus Statue In Oakland Vandalized, Angering Italian-American ResidentsJust below the Phipps Conservatory in Oakland stands a statue of Christopher Columbus, and on Columbus Day, it stood defaced with red paint.

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