Former Presidential Candidate, Billionaire H. Ross Perot Dies At Age 89H. Ross Perot, the colorful, self-made Texas billionaire who twice ran for president, has died.
President Trump To Rally In Downtown Cincinnati Republican President Donald Trump will lead an Aug. 1 rally in Cincinnati, the day after the second round of Democratic presidential debates ends.
Pa. Senate GOP Warns They'll Reassign Fetterman If He Defies Chamber Rules AgainRepublicans who control Pennsylvania's Senate are warning that they'll reassign the duties of Democratic Lt. Gov. John Fetterman as the chamber's presiding officer if he defies the chamber's rules again.
Big Businesses: Supreme Court Needs To Defend LGBTQ BiasMore than 200 corporations have signed a friend-of-the-court brief urging the U.S. Supreme Court to rule that federal civil rights law bans job discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity.
Gov. Tom Wolf Signs Bills To Help Foster Young FarmersLegislation to help Pennsylvania agriculture is going into effect, including measures to foster younger farmers, help clean water going into Chesapeake Bay and expand butchering services for small farmers.
Supreme Court Allows Severe Partisan Gerrymandering To ContinueThe Supreme Court said Thursday that federal courts must stay out of disputes over when politicians go too far in drawing district lines for partisan gain.
UPMC, Highmark Leaders Praise 10-Year PactIt's been a decade marked by bad blood and finger-pointing but suddenly the two health giants have made peace.
UPMC-Highmark Agree To 10-Year ContractUPMC-Highmark has agreed to enter a ten-year contract that will extend access to UPMC facilities for Highmark-insured patients.
Pennsylvania Budget Cram Week Starts With Eye On Saving MoneyPennsylvania's budget cram week is beginning, as lawmakers are advancing a spending plan that benefits from a surplus to spread around modest spending increases.
Former Pa. Congressman Joe Sestak Announces Run For PresidentFormer Pennsylvania congressman Joe Sestak has become the latest Democrat to enter the presidential race.
Agriculture-Related Legislation Would Plant Seeds For Industry Growth In Pa.A package of agriculture-related legislation is in the hands of the Pennsylvania Senate after recent passage in the state House.
Pennsylvania Moves To Expand Limits On Opioid PrescriptionsLegislation to further clamp down on powerful painkiller prescriptions in Pennsylvania has the state Senate's approval.
GOP Pushes Back On Cash Gov. Wolf Seeks For Voting MachinesRepublican lawmakers aren't committing to the money sought by Democratic Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf to back up his demand that counties replace their voting machines by 2020's presidential elections.
Rep. Reschenthaler Misses Jon Stewart's Scathing Testimony, But Says He Supports 9/11 Compensation FundComedian Jon Stewart scolded Congress Tuesday for failing to ensure that a victims' compensation fund set up after the 9/11 attacks never runs out of money.
Hearing Underway As Judge Weighs Whether UPMC-Highmark Deal Has To ExpireThe looming end of a business relationship between UPMC and Highmark hangs in the balance during a hearing before a state judge.