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.
Comments Made By Prison Chief Prompt 2nd Prison-Closing HearingPeople urging Gov. Tom Wolf's administration not to close Retreat State Prison will get a second chance to be heard after a microphone picked up Corrections Secretary John Wetzel during a public hearing whispering to a deputy that he was only pretending to pay attention.
Planned Parenthood Office Vandalized In Wilkes-BarreOfficials say a man broke into a Planned Parenthood office in northeastern Pennsylvania, smashing glass doors and painting graffiti on the walls.
Life Term In Murder Contested; Culture Cited On AgeA man convicted of a Pennsylvania murder is challenging his life sentence on the grounds that he believes he was a minor at the time of the crime because the age of children is calculated differently in his birth country.
President Trump Rallies For Barletta In Wilkes-Barre, Tweets 'Pennsylvania Has To Love Trump'President Donald Trump swiped Pennsylvania from the Democrats in 2016. Now he is trying to help Republicans take a Senate seat there.
Trump To Hold Pennsylvania Rally, Stump For GOP's BarlettaPresident Donald Trump will hold a Make America Great Again rally in Wilkes-Barre next week.
Judge: Ex-Police Chief Not Smart Enough To Pull Off FraudA Pennsylvania judge says a former police chief was not smart enough to pull off computer fraud.
NWS: 2 Tornadoes Touched Down In Northeast Pa., Causing Significant DamageNational Weather Service officials confirmed Thursday that an EF2 tornado had touched down in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, late Wednesday and a second tornado touched down in nearby Bradford County.
Report: Babysitter Leaves Infant At Toys 'R' Us After Apparent CrashA Pennsylvania man reportedly asked a Toys "R" Us employee to keep an eye on the infant he was babysitting then left and never returned.
Death Penalty Sought In Girlfriend Slaying, Mother AssaultProsecutors say they plan to seek the death penalty in the case of a man accused of killing his girlfriend and beating her elderly mother earlier this year in northeastern Pennsylvania.
Pa. Man Accused Of Punching Pregnant Woman, Locking Her Out Of HomeA Pennsylvania man was taken into custody early Saturday morning after allegedly punching a pregnant woman in the face.