The state audit report says the Department of Education "failed to monitor its special adviser (Tomalis)" to then Gov. Tom Corbett.
Pennsylvania women can get 3-D mammograms after Gov. Wolf administration announces insurance must pay for them.
The Wolf administration said the new money will close the deficit and add about $400 million annually for basic education.
The justices refused to hear an appeal by Thorpe’s surviving sons in their effort to move his remains to Indian tribal lands in Oklahoma.
Vitalya Sepot, 19, of Branford, Conn., was killed when the vehicle she was in crashed on the Pennsylvania Turnpike on Sept. 27.
Following a website crash last year, the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is using a lottery this year to sell sought-after spirits.
Retired neurosurgeon Ben Caron and businessman/reality-TV-star Donald Trump each got 18 percent registered Republicans in the poll.
The state auditor plans to take a closer look at Real Alternatives, which oversees nonprofits that hope to persuade women against abortion.
The governor is expected to unveil a revised proposal on Tuesday and Republican leaders say the House will take a vote on Wednesday.
The Intergovernmental Cooperation Authority says it is a state agency and should not be judged by “an inferior judicial tribunal.”
Former Philadelphia NAACP president J. Whyatt “Jerry” Mondesire, publisher of the Philadelphia Sunday Sun, died Sunday at the age of 65.
Jessica Lynn Riffey was charged with corruption of minors, endangering the welfare of children and drug delivery.
State budget stalemate has nonprofits that provide human services scrambling for funds and ways to keep their doors open to those in need.
State officials are reminding residents they can register online for the first time.
Prosecutors said 22-year-old Christina Regusters donned a Muslim dress and veil to impersonate the girl’s mother.
A mix of state and federal funds is earmarked for organizations that oppose abortion and pledge not to recommend artificial birth control.
Policing the use of force by their own troopers, the Pennsylvania State Police routinely come out of shooting inquiries without fault.
A state courts spokesman said today that it had hired a Pittsburgh law firm to look into the matter.
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf has imposed cost-saving measures in light of a budget impasse that is now in its fourth month.
Only 3 percent of the state’s 63,000 family farms qualify for the designation of Century Farm or Bicentennial Farm.
Barbara Rowan’s parents reported her missing Aug. 2, 1984. Two weeks later, her body was found along a road near her home.
Family patriarch Robert Hays built Gearhard Farms in Murrysville eight generations ago.
Attorney General Kane: Sitting state justice sent, received 'racial, misogynistic pornography' on state computers
The attorney general said emails linked to the justice -- named by her staff as J. Michael Eakin -- have been given to judicial authorities.
The new perjury count stems from Kane’s claim she never signed a secrecy oath preventing her from releasing information from past cases.
Included among the exemptions are positions that provide “direct care to patients” and revenue-generating positions.
Inspector general's report alleges that Philly VA director Diana Rubens improperly used her position for personal and financial gain.
PennDOT has released a statement saying that it will begin accepting proposals for various PennDOT-owned projects and infrastructure
On Tuesday, the State Board of Game Commissioners approved more expensive replacement costs for people responsible for killing of eagles.
The House and Senate Republican leaders say they don’t think the proposed legislation has the necessary votes to succeed.
Nonprofits are using the Medicaid expansion to enroll uninsured veterans in health coverage, hoping to prevent medical debts and poverty.
The Democrat told KQV-AM radio in Pittsburgh that he will try to win over “good Republican legislators” tired of the budget stalemate.
With debate intensifying over whether marijuana use increases the risk of vehicle crashes, better data is needed, the author said.
Greene County resident Andrew Place, who also worked with Center for Sustainable Shale Development, is to be sworn in tomorrow.
Insurance Commissioner Teresa Miller will hold a public hearing in Harrisburg on what the department terms “surprise” balance billing.
Republicans had urged Gov. Tom Wolf to accept a stopgap budget to allow school districts and social service providers to receive funding.
A permanent exhibit that debuts at the State Museum of Pennsylvania on Friday marks the 75th anniversary of the Pennsylvania Turnpike.
A new electronic network aims to connect and track military veterans services online so those who need help don’t get lost in referrals.
"The cost is going to keep going up each and every month," Auditor General Euguene DePasquale said, as districts are forced to borrow money.
Many states have found significant drops in scores as the new standards were put into place.
The Wolf administration supports easier path for third-party political candidates, but says recent court ruling improperly addresses issue.
The pontiff says that the church will not stop with abusers, but also will go after those protecting them.
As the budget impasse continues, the pressure to come to an agreement continues to build.
Students from Central Catholic, Oakland Catholic and Franciscan University make the trip to Philadelphia.
The bid for support comes just before the books will close on the current campaign-finance reporting period.
PSU officials identified the dead student as Vitalya "Tally" Sepot, a passenger in a car returning to State College from Philadelphia.
Pope Francis met the largest audience of his U.S. visit on Sunday in Philadelphia.
Whistleblowers have become a key tool against health care fraud, but some say the Justice Department could do more.
A year in, a health care fraud prosecution unit has made busts from Latrobe to Louisiana — but no huge cases.
A year-old push to root out health care fraud in Pittsburgh has been slowed by a key department’s absence.
State Rep. Daryl Metcalfe said earlier that a white nationalist is different from a white supremacist.