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.
Police: Nurse Had '4 Or 5' Beers Before Assisting OperationA suspended nurse who acknowledged drinking four or five beers in the hours before assisting an operation at a veterans' hospital in northeastern Pennsylvania is now facing federal charges.
Woman Sentenced To 15 To 30 Years In Teen's RapeA woman accused of having orchestrated the repeated rape of a teenager in order to get another child she could raise as her own has been sentenced to 15 to 30 years.