Judge Acquits Pa. State Trooper Accused Of Groping 9-Year-Old Girl While AsleepA judge has acquitted a Pennsylvania state trooper accused of groping a 9-year-old girl, citing the girl's testimony that the trooper appeared to be asleep at the time.
Hershey Expanding Its Kit Kat Operations In PennsylvaniaThe Hershey Company has launched a $60 million expansion of its Kit Kat candy bar manufacturing facility in northeastern Pennsylvania.
Tornado, Straight-Line Winds Caused Damage In PennsylvaniaThe National Weather Service says a tornado touched down in northeastern Pennsylvania as storms swept through the region over the weekend.
Man Charged With Killing, Raping Girlfriend's Daughter Waives HearingA Pennsylvania man charged with raping, killing and dismembering his girlfriend's 14-year-old daughter has waived his right to a preliminary hearing.
Missing Pa. Teen Found Dead, Dismembered In Luzerne CountyProsecutors in three eastern Pennsylvania counties revealed a tragic development in the disappearance of a 14-year-old girl last seen in July.
Man Rescued After Being Trapped In Crashed SUV For HoursAuthorities say a man was rescued after being trapped in his crashed sport utility vehicle for 11 or 12 hours in northeastern Pennsylvania.
Pa. Man Killed 3-Year-Old Son, Ex-Girlfriend Before Shooting SelfThree people are reportedly dead in a Luzerne County murder-suicide.
Pennsylvania Man Gets Prison For Throwing Box Of Ferrets Into RiverA Pennsylvania man who drowned a boxful of ferrets will spend 2½ to 6 years in prison for that crime and several unrelated offenses, including falsely telling a judge he had a dying sister.
Amber Alert Canceled, Missing 3-Year-Old Girl From Luzerne Co. FoundState Police say a missing 3-year-old girl, apparently taken by her father in Nescopeck Borough, Luzerne County, has been found in New York City.
Body Of Woman Found In 1973 Along Pa. Highway To Be ExhumedAuthorities say they plan to exhume the remains of a woman whose decomposed body was found wrapped in a blanket and doused with sulfuric acid alongside a northeastern Pennsylvania highway more than four decades ago.
Officials Warn Of New Drug Causing Large Number Of Overdoses In Pa.The district attorney of Luzerne County has issued an alert warning of a new drug causing an overwhelming number of overdoses near western Pennyslvania.
Pa. Man Charged In Strangulation Death Of Elderly NeighborA northeastern Pennsylvania man has been charged in the strangulation death of an elderly woman who lived a few doors away from him.