Pa. Sen. Pat Toomey Takes Issue With Controversial Trump Tweets On Democratic CongresswomenPennsylvania Sen. Patrick Toomey is one of a handful of GOP legislators taking issue with President Donald Trump's recent tweet
New Law Takes Effect In Pa. To Protect Good Samaritans Who Rescue Kids From Hot CarsA new law protecting Good Samaritans who rescue children locked inside hot cars is in effect in Pennsylvania.
CDC: 11 Cases Of Polio-Like Illness AFM Confirmed In 8 States, Including Pa., This YearThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is telling doctors to be on the lookout for a polio-like illness that tends to peak in the late summer and early fall.
Bear Climbs Over Backyard Deck To Sip From Hummingbird FeederA bear was caught climbing on to a homeowner’s back porch recently– drinking from the hummingbird feeder!
Learn To Swim This Summer At The Pennsylvania Lieutenant Governor's MansionHere's your chance to spend a hot summer day at the Lieutenant Governor's Mansion.
Philadelphia Oil Refinery To Close Following Massive FireThe owner of the largest oil refinery on the East Coast is telling officials that it will close the facility after a fire last week set off explosions and damaged the complex.
Pa. Woman Uses Shovel To Kill Cobra Slithering On Her PatioA Pennsylvania woman used a shovel to kill a cobra she saw slithering on the patio of her apartment.
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.
Bipartisan Bill Would Toughen Penalties For Online Predators Who Target ChildrenSen. Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) outlined his  Combat Online Predators Act at a news conference in Pittsburgh Friday.
Explosions Rock South Philadelphia, Massive Fire Breaks Out At Oil RefineryA massive explosion at an oil refinery in Philadelphia rattled the area and sent huge balls of fiery gas into the air.
Police Make Arrest In Pa. Nightclub Shooting That Left 10 WoundedAuthorities have made an arrest in connection with a street shooting in eastern Pennsylvania that left 10 people wounded.
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.