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AAA says 46.3 million Americans will travel 50 miles or more this holiday; a storm warning has been issued for central and southeast Pa.
HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation is urging holiday drivers to avoid Interstate 81 as a storm that’s bringing up
Another 50 miners were injured in the disaster, which broke out in the complex run by the state-owned Fuxin Coal Corp. in Liaoning province.
The FBI said the shooting, which took place about 5 miles south of Ferguson, was not directly related to the protests.
As of 9:45 a.m., FlightStats.com reported 364 U.S. flights canceled and 942 flights delayed.
Most of the scrubbed flights were at New York, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. airports.
Gov. Tom Corbett’s office said it closed government offices in and around Harrisburg, Reading, Wilkes-Barre and Scranton.
The senator’s attorney, Matthew Haverstick, wrote a letter to the court’s chief clerk making the request on Tuesday.
For one family, everyone had to be careful about what Mom was serving, even on Thanksgiving.
Gov. Nixon aims to prevent a repeat of violence, arson and mayhem Tuesday night after a grand jury exonerated Officer Darren Wilson.
Residents along Parkedge and Pennfield roads and East Manilla Avenue will enjoy noise abatement from traffic traveling along Parkway West.
The board has named Avella Area superintendent Janell Logue-Belden, 46, of South Fayette to the post.
The North Hills School District’s parent groups funded the unit.
Pope tells European Parliament continent’s energies are sapped by an economic crisis and has lost its way.
Campaign goals are revised downward due to fewer days of giving between Black Friday and Christmas Eve.
Jurors hearing testimony in the fatal shooting seemed, in the end, to put the most stock in testimony by Officer Darren Wilson.
Annual review of test scores and school performance profiles presents positive picture of district.
William Kerr’s current contract will expire June 30. He will receive a five-year contract, with a salary of $158,526 the first year.
Mr. Bush was a longtime Apollo auto dealer and bank director.
With winds howling outside up to 40 mph, the power went out about 15 minutes into Monday’s meeting.
School board tables vote on lighting system as price questions remain.
School Police Officer Aaron Vanatta started a peer jury in 2012.
The Republican from Minnesota was respected by both parties for his expertise on trade, tax and budget policy.
Robert Garvey will head Bower Hill Elementary School, and Gregory Marquis will be in charge of Pleasant Valley Elementary School.
The rankings had the district ninth in the nation, third in Pennsylvania and first in the Pittsburgh area.
Justices to hear power plant pollution case and weigh consideration of economic costs relating to EPA regulations.
A $10.7 million surplus is expected at end of this year.
The lane will be closed at 10 p.m. daily and reopen at 6 a.m. through late December for infrastructure work.
Enrollment in the district also dropped by about 35 students this school year.
A $20,000 grant from the Garble and Benedum foundations has helped the school fund a wind turbine, sustainable garden and outdoor classroom.
Mother says she would have delayed son’s surgery if she had known the sophomore would be able to access classes due to accessibility issues.
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What’s Thanksgiving without helium? Deflated.
A resident with a home assessed at the median value of $15,350 would pay an additional $23.14 in taxes if the hike is approved in December.
Mt. Lebanon School District director of finance Jan Klein stressed the act’s ’doomsday penalty.’
New microsurgical technique at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC lessens the impact of lymphedema, a complication from cancer surgery.
The restriction was scheduled to begin at 10 p.m. and be lifted by 6 a.m. Wednesday.
About a dozen buildings in suburban Ferguson, Mo., burned overnight and police fired tear gas and flash-bang canisters at protesters.
Fareboxes now have to be reset manually by Port Authority drivers to prevent riders from paying too much when they use ConnectCards.
The work will occur on both sides of the bridge from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. All ramps will be open.
Chartiers Creek Bridge No. 6 has been closed since July during a $1.6 million rehabilitation project.
Uber drivers had been cited by Allegheny County police for picking up passengers at Pittsburgh International Airport.
CMU debuts its newest rover for the $20 million Google Lunar XPrize race to the moon.
The road will be limited to an alternating one-way pattern until 3 p.m. today and again from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., PennDOT said.
Linda Lane called on the state to consider enrollment as well as equity, recognizing it costs more to educate some children than others.
A spokesman said today the punishment ranged from suspension for the most serious violations to letters of reprimand.
The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for the Laurel Highlands and much of central and southeastern Pennsylvania.
Under the rules, calories must be displayed on all menus and menu boards.
New York City and Columbus are also hoping to host the Democratic National Convention in 2016.