Leader Of Child Welfare Agency Accused Of Falsely Ending CasesThe head of a county child welfare agency in Pennsylvania is being charged with ordering workers to falsely close files on child abuse cases.
Officials: Republican Ballots Mislabeled As Democratic On Screens At Luzerne County Polling PlacesOfficials in one Pennsylvania county say a “coding error” is causing Republican primary ballots to be mislabeled as Democratic ballots on the ballot marking devices.
Officials: Pennsylvania Man Kills Married Couple, Then Himself After Argument Over Snow DisposalAuthorities say a Pennsylvania shooting stemming from an argument over snow disposal left two people dead, and the suspect was later found dead at his home.
Mother, Son Sentenced Up To 12 Years After Shooting At Driver In Road Rage IncidentA mother and her son have been sentenced to prison terms after firing shots at another driver during what police characterized as road rage.
Man Dies When ATV Plunges Through Ice-Covered ReservoirA man driving an all-terrain vehicle on an ice-covered reservoir died when it went through the thawing ice and plunged him into the water.
DA: Police Justified In Shooting, Killing Abduction SuspectA prosecutor says police were justified in shooting to death a suspect in the abduction of a teenage girl in northeastern Pennsylvania.
Alleged Abductor Killed By Police Following Statewide Amber AlertPennsylvania State Police say officers killed a 20-year-old man who they say stole a police vehicle and abducted a 15-year-old girl.
Pennsylvania Lawmaker Switches From Democrat To IndependentA Democrat in Pennsylvania's state Senate is switching his registration to become an independent and will caucus with the Republican majority.
CEO: Pa. School Rejects His Offer To Pay Off $22,000 Of School Lunch DebtA company CEO says a school board president has rejected his offer to pay overdue lunch bills in a district that warned parents their children could end up in foster care if they didn't pony up.
Pa. County To Parents With School Lunch Debt: 'Nobody's Coming To Take Your Kids In The Middle of The Night'People in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, were shocked last week when a local school district sent hundreds of letters telling parents who owed lunch money for their children to pay up or else the kids could go into foster care, County Manager David Pedri said.
Pa. School District Warns Parents They Could Lose Kids Over Unpaid School Lunches Pennsylvania school district is warning that children could end up in foster care if their parents don't pay overdue school lunch bills.