A panel heard hours of testimony raising concerns about testing requirements.
State statistics released this week show improvements as well as remaining problems in child abuse reporting and referrals.
Heather Arnet is the Democratic candidate in a state Senate special election for the 37th District, facing Republican Guy Reschenthaler.
The Democrat from Philadelphia faces charges involving several schemes.
People in the courtroom erupted into cheers and clapped when officer Ray Tensing’s bond was set at $1 million, drawing the ire of the judge.
Some senators expressed dismay that they were approving another short-term solution — instead of passing a long-term highway spending bill.
Investigators caution that it will take more time to determine if the debris is from vanished flight MH370.
The Afghan Taliban Shura, or Supreme Council, chose Mullah Omar’s deputy, Mullah Akhtar Mansoor, as its new leader.
Overriding a veto requires a two-thirds vote in both the House and the Senate and would require Democratic votes.
Friends of Flight 93 have partnered with Leadership Somerset County to make the walk possible.
Pittsburgh native and national journalist Howard Fineman tossed the first pitch at PNC Park Sunday. His love for his hometown ever deepens.
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Republican U.S. presidential candidate Ohio Governor John Kasich formally announces his campaign for the 2016 Republican
1) He'll avoid the stigma of having to sit at the kids' table for the first Republican presidential debate next week, but Rand