Former Mayor Of Scranton Sentenced To 7 Years On Charges He Shook Down Businesses For BribesThe former mayor of Scranton has been sentenced to seven years in prison on charges that he shook down businesses for bribes and campaign contributions.
'Joe Biden Is No Friend Of Pennsylvania': President Trump Criticizes Rival Just Outside His HometownDetermined to keep Pennsylvania in his column, President Donald Trump took the fight to Joe Biden’s old backyard Thursday and insisted his Democratic rival would be the state’s “worst nightmare” if elected president.
Report: Trump To Visit Town Outside Of Scranton To Speak Hours Ahead Of Biden Nomination AcceptancePresident Donald Trump will visit Old Forge on Thursday to speak just a few hours ahead of Joe Biden accepting the nomination as the Democratic presidential candidate, according to reports.
President Trump Visiting Pennsylvania During Democratic National ConventionPresident Trump is planning to come to Pennsylvania during the Democratic National Convention.
Nonprofit Plans 50-Bed Homeless Shelter In ScrantonA Pennsylvania nonprofit is proposing to open a 50-bed homeless shelter in Scranton.
Lackawanna College Cancels Men's Basketball SeasonA Pennsylvania college is canceling its men's basketball season but won't say why.
Vice President Mike Pence Visits High-Tech Glass Maker In Pa. Vice President Mike Pence headed to the presidential battleground of Pennsylvania on Monday to tout a pending trade agreement with Mexico and Canada, and in the process sparred with Joe Biden over the Trump administration's record on trade.
Longtime Pa. Clerk Of Courts Pleads Guilty To FraudA longtime Pennsylvania clerk of courts has pleaded guilty to federal charges that he stole public money and then tried to hide his tracks by forging records.
Ex-Mayor Pleads Guilty To Corruption Day After ResignationThe former mayor of Scranton, Pennsylvania, has pleaded guilty to charges he shook down businesses for bribes and campaign contributions throughout his term and a half in office.
Scranton Mayor Resigns Ahead Of Corruption InvestigationThe Democratic mayor of Scranton is resigning midway through his second term, a day before he's scheduled to appear in federal court in what prosecutors said is a corruption investigation.
Charges Dropped Against Student In University Weapons CaseAll charges have been dropped against a northeastern Pennsylvania university student arrested after police said they found a gun, body armor, 200 rounds of ammunition and a disassembled semi-automatic rifle in his truck.
Naked Man Breaks Into Elementary School, Spills Soap On FloorA Pennsylvania elementary school closed for the day after educators realized that overnight a man had entered the building, got naked and spilled Murphy's Oil Soap on the gym floor.
Scranton Might Sell Historic City HallEveryone complains that City Hall is for sale but it might soon be the case in a Pennsylvania city.
Women, Children From Pittsburgh Killed In Crash Near McKean CountyA crash in northwestern Pennsylvania has left four Pittsburgh residents dead, including two children.
County Worker Was Accessing Child PornAuthorities say a county worker in Pennsylvania used county-issued equipment to access child pornography.