Juneteenth Now A State Holiday In PennsylvaniaPennsylvania is permanently recognizing Juneteenth, the cultural holiday commemorating the emancipation of enslaved black people in the United States.
Pennsylvania Moves To Expand Limits On Opioid PrescriptionsLegislation to further clamp down on powerful painkiller prescriptions in Pennsylvania has the state Senate's approval.
Governor Wolf To Declare Juneteenth A Holiday In PennsylvaniaGovernor Tom Wolf is set to officially declare Juneteenth a holiday in Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania Yoga Teacher, Mother Of Three Drowns After Being Swept Out To Sea In Dominican Republic
State Officials: Traffic Deaths Up In 2018The number of people killed on Pennsylvania's roads rose in 2018, fueled by increases in the deaths of senior citizens and pedestrians.
DA: Suspect In Ortiz Shooting Likely Wanted In PennsylvaniaLuis Rivas-Clase, 31, is charged in an April 2018 shooting in Reading.
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.
UPMC Presenting Case On Day 2 Of Hearings With HighmarkLawyers for UPMC are making their case today in Harrisburg.
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.
Pa. Senate Advances Expansion Of Private School Tax CreditsLegislation to substantially expand taxpayer support for private and religious schools is taking another step in Pennsylvania.
'A Miracle': World War II Vet Receives Honorable Discharge To Correct 'Injustice' 74 Years LaterA veteran of World War II who was forced to leave the military because of the color of his skin calls his honorable discharge to correct the injustice "a miracle."
Pa. Woman Dies Mysteriously At Dominican Republic Hotel, Days Before Maryland Couple PerishFive days before a Maryland couple was found dead in their hotel room in the Dominican Republic, a Pennsylvania woman collapsed and died at the same resort shortly after she checked in, a family spokesman says.
Police Track Down 'Skinny Dipping' Bear After It Takes Dip In PoolA Pennsylvania police department had quite the weekend, tracking down what they call a “skinny dipping bare,” or well, black bear.
Pa. Lawmakers Begin Serious Discussions About Minimum Wage HikeRaising the minimum wage in Pennsylvania is getting its most serious discussion since Democratic Gov. Wolf began calling for an increase in 2015.
Florida Boy, 13, Dies In Pennsylvania StabbingAuthorities say a 13-year-old Florida boy died after a stabbing in Pennsylvania.