McKeesport Approves Medical Marijuana VentureHard times hit McKeesport when the mills closed, but now the struggling Mon Valley city may be trading in steel for marijuana.
Butler Co. Traffic Stop Case Shining Spotlight On Pa. Wiretapping LawsA criminal case in Butler County is shedding light on an important legal issue in Pennsylvania: When is it illegal to use a cell phone to record a conversation?
State Approves Pipeline Across Commonwealth Despite Protests From EnvironmentalistsIt's called the Mariner East 2 Pipeline, a project of Philadelphia-based Sunoco Logistics. And it will run parallel, for the most part, to an existing Mariner East 1 pipeline, through Washington, Allegheny and Westmoreland counties on its way east.
Pa. Lawmaker’s Bill Would Delay Beginning Of School Year Till After Labor DayWhen the school year began only three of Allegheny County’s 42 public school districts held their first day of class after Labor Day.
Pa. Rep. Introduces Bill To Close Loophole In Fight Against Opioid EpidemicA local Republican representative is focused on closing a major loophole to keep drugs off the streets.
Gov. Wolf Proposes $2B In Spending Cuts To Balance BudgetGov. Tom Wolf is proposing more than $2 billion in spending cuts to help balance the state budget.
16 Attorneys General Say Federal Court Should Block Trump's Travel BanAttorneys general from 15 states and the District of Columbia are urging a federal appeals court to uphold a lower court judge's stay on President Donald Trump's immigration order.
Syrian Family Back In Pennsylvania After Trump's Travel Ban HaltedAn extended family of Syrian immigrants have returned to Pennsylvania more than a week after they were detained at Philadelphia International Airport amid President Donald Trump's travel ban.
Constituents Complain About Toomey's Jammed Telephone LinesLocal residents are complaining that they cannot get through to Senator Pat Toomey's offices by phone.
U.S. Warns Pennsylvania Over Safe Drinking Water ViolationsGov. Tom Wolf's administration says it is trying to address a warning by a federal official that the state isn't appropriately enforcing safe drinking water standards.
Pennsylvania Officials React To Trump Travel BanPennsylvania officials are speaking out about President Donald Trump's travel ban.
Health Agency Consolidation May Be Another Sign Of Worsening State Budget CrisisThere are growing signs of a worsening budget crisis for Pennsylvania.