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.
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.
Elephants To Perform For Final Time At Ringling Bros. CircusElephants will perform for the last time at the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus on Sunday.
Amber Alert Issued For Teen Taken From Home In Wilkes-BarreAn Amber Alert has been issued after a girl was taken from her home in Wilkes-Barre.
Police: Crack Addicted Robber Held Up Stores With Barbecue Fork, KnifePolice say a man looking for cash to replenish his crack supply threatened store clerks with a sharpened barbecue fork and a large kitchen knife during a string of robberies in Pennsylvania.
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.
Deep Doo-Doo: Man Rolls In Dog Poop To Try Avoiding ArrestA Pennsylvania man is in deep doo-doo after police say he rolled around in dog doo-doo to avoid arrest.
Obituary Says Steelers' Poor Play May Have Contributed To Fan’s DeathA family in Eastern Pennsylvania is suggesting the Pittsburgh Steelers may be at least partly to blame for their loved one's death.
Baby Pens Show Support For Families Of State Troopers Targeted In Ambush There’s been an outpouring of support for the families of the two troopers who were shot by wanted man Eric Frein.
Sandusky Conviction Getting Appeals Court ReviewJerry Sandusky's lawyer and members of the state attorney general's office will be inside a northeastern Pennsylvania courtroom as the former Penn State assistant football coach seeks to have his child molestation conviction overturned.
Sandusky's Bid For New Trial Going To Court Jerry Sandusky's challenge to his child molestation conviction goes before a state appeals court on Tuesday, as the former Penn State assistant football coach seeks to overturn a sentence that could keep him behind bars for life.
State Police: 5 Dead In Pa. Helicopter CrashA helicopter crash in a rugged, wooded area of northeastern Pennsylvania claimed the lives of five people, including one child, officials said Sunday.