Gov. Tom Wolf and state Sen. Jay Costa, in Harrisburg, field questions Tuesday from CCAC students and employees.
The governor’s education funding proposal draws optimism and skepticism from school leaders.
The move is a seen as win for the coalition of 27 mostly Republican-led states and also utilities, coal miners and other industry opponents
Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have proposed a model for better air pollution tracking around U.S. Steel’s Clairton Coke Works.
Can any alternative candidate can gain enough support to threaten Donald Trump’s drive to the nomination?
Mr. Mack died in his sleep Jan. 31 at his retirement condominium in Myrtle Beach, S.C. He was 75.
Meanwhile, South Korean officials said that the North’s recently launched rocket suggests that it made small gains in technology.
It will be the largest deployment of U.S. troops outside major bases in Afghanistan since the end of the NATO combat mission in 2014.
The risk of the dam toppling and sending water crashing over millions of people may be greater after the Islamic State briefly captured it.
It’s part of the president’s record $4.1 trillion, election-year budget he unveiled Tuesday.
Relying on choice and incentives, their methods are a far cry from forced busing policies once a hallmark of early desegregation efforts.
The state is asking the justices to take the case in hopes of protecting next month’s primary.
The alarming crisis couldn’t come at a worse time for Haiti, which is facing a governance and constitutional crisis.
The presentation by the official followed a long Russian effort to secure the territory — and mineral rights — under the polar ice cap.
Guam officials say borrowing costs could swell if Chapter 9 bankruptcy protection is extended as a way for Puerto Rico to reduce its debt.
Almost a week after a Himalayan avalanche struck a remote military outpost, rescuers had all but given up hope of finding anybody alive.
Many Republican Party leaders may be terrified by Trump’s ascendance, but have yet to divine a way to stop the billionaire real estate
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The governor’s new budget proposal would raise the personal income tax and assumes the Legislature will agree to more spending increases.
Low participation rates in clinical trials has prompted a UPMC group to explain the process and remove doubts from cancer patients.
Spending initiatives include wars on climate change and cancers — the medical kind and the Islamic State.
The HEA, which has been working without a contract since June 30, says it will strike on April 13 if a new agreement isn’t reached.
Here’s what Tom Wolf said in his address during today’s address to the state general assembly.
The closure will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. near the Millvale (Exit 3) interchange, weather permitting, according to PennDOT.
Spokesman would not say if Ms. Kane intends to bring any new legal action in an attempt to prevent the vote.
As spring approaches, state health workers are exploring how to handle any potential hazards when mosquito season stirs.
Wolf’s plan calls for increasing income tax rate 11 percent, eliminates sales tax exemptions on basic cable and movie theater tickets.
In fees and taxes, the industry would pay an estimated $404 million next year — significantly less than the $990 million proposed in March.
Janese Jackson Talton, 29, died Jan. 22 of a gunshot wound outside Cliff’s Bar & Grill in Homewood.
State senators questioned officials from the Pennsylvania Treasury Department about continued spending, particularly for corrections.
But the president said, “There shouldn’t be a panic on this.”
Republican presidential candidate and Ohio Gov. John Kasich identifies McKees Rocks as his hometown.
Tens of thousands of Syrians are fleeing a crushing wave of Russian airstrikes and government ground forces advancing toward the frontier.
Although there are few delegates to be won, candidates who do well in this primary become magnets for campaign contributions.
“I’m a nice guy but let me tell you don’t want to mess with me. Nobody wants to mess with me including Putin and Xi,” said John Kasich.
Results of Zika blood tests were pending Monday for two patients in Allegheny County and a dozen others in the state, health agencies said.
On the Republican side, Mr. Kasich outpaced Donald Trump 3-2 in Dixville Notch; the four Democratic voters unanimously chose Sanders
The reductions, implemented Jan. 25, translate to a half of 1 percent of the university’s $275 million budget.
Scaife’s will assigned control of two trust funds and ample art and property, totaling nearly $760 million, to many foundations and museums.
Anna Mae Chicka grew her own legacy of 65 years as a devoted community member in Saltsburg, Armstrong County.
Two trains crashed on the single line in Bavaria, and that several wagons overturned. Fifty of those hurt have serious injuries.
Meanwhile, the Vermont senator was seen as wary of upsetting the race as his duel with the former first lady veered into gender politics.
The new actions bring depression screening for adolescents into line with recently issued recommendations that apply to adults.
Health officials say hundreds of people have been killed by asbestos poisoning in Libby, Mont.
The program sought to offer free access to a limited version of the social network and other Internet services.
The plan drew praise from the White House and criticism from environmentalists who said they are too weak to actually slow global warming.
U.S. officials have said that while in custody, Ms. Mueller was repeatedly forced to have sex with Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of IS.
The killing rocked the small Appalachian community of White Pine, Tenn., a town about 40 miles from Knoxville.
Kimberly Reylander is the fifth person to be hurt in an accidental shooting by a toddler since Jan. 1.