Preventing excessive prescriptions through a state monitoring program could nudge some addicts to heroin, doctors and health officials warn.
National Park Service turns 100 years old as park visitation soars and new challenges abound.
Governor says the Division of Charter Schools will ensure schools are being “properly supported, but that they are being held accountable.”
The state’s Senate candidates have traded gun-control endorsements this week.
Faculty union representatives to confer Thursday about scheduling a strike-authorization vote.
The reconciliation comes after a spate of disagreements between the two parties.
Sandusky and two of his defense lawyers are among the witnesses who already have testified.
Both sides were afraid to call Victim 2 to the witness stand during Jerry Sandusky’s trial in 2012, appellate attorney says.
The state Department of Education released statewide aggregate PSSA and Keystone Exam results.
Kathleen Kane says she has no regrets, but experts say contrition is the first step if she hopes to have a promising future.
The $8.8 million in grants will allow regional airports to make safety upgrades and undertake capital improvements.
Just as the fall semester starts, State College eyes decriminalizing weed, but logistical issues still need to be sorted out.
Many students in Howard Williams’ job-search class are there because they receive Temporary Assistance for Needy Families.
Fewer people now receive welfare, but critics say that’s because the program is not succeeding at helping those who need assistance.
Police charge 32-year-old in the death of associate professor of media studies at Penn State, who was pushed off a cliff.
The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission wants to partner with a private firm to offer broadband communications along the turnpike for a profit.
The chairman of a key House committee said he would continue to push for impeachment to ensure Kathleen Kane can never hold public office.
The 46-year-old son of Teresa Heinz Kerry and the late Sen. H. John Heinz III is set to become chair of the Heinz Endowments in October.
The state Attorney General’s Office said that 25-year-old Marian Vega has been charged with rigging a publicly exhibited contest.
The state planned to use Keystone exams as a graduation requirement beginning with the class of 2017, but that has been postponed.
As he has before, Sen. Pat Toomey said he was reserving judgment on whether to endorse Donald Trump, the GOP presidential candidate.
Bruce Beemer, a veteran prosecutor, was a major witness in the trial that led to Kane's conviction Monday.
Karl Rominger told a Cumberland County judge he was “ashamed” at Wednesday’s sentencing.
Wheeling’s National Heritage Area celebrates Civil War history, West Virginia’s “illegal” statehood and a diverse, quirky industrial legacy.
She is to be sentenced Oct. 28 on two felony counts of perjury and seven misdemeanor charges of abusing the power of her office.
"If my officers did anything wrong, the truth will be shown," Chief Thomas Carter said during the public meeting last week.
Opponent Katie McGinty called the senator a flip-flopper, but a Toomey spokesman said his earlier support was for the trade process.
Where a river caught fire 50 years ago, Cuyahoga Valley is a pastoral patch of wilderness abutting Northeastern Ohio’s urban sprawl.
The escalating race in political spending is fueled by super PACs and nonprofits.
His visit followed several days of violence that has left businesses in flames. Meanwhile, Hillary Clinton spoke in Philadelphia.
Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale will conduct an audit of Pennsylvania State University, he announced Tuesday.
Officials said once Ms. Kane’s resignation takes effect today, Bruce L. Castor Jr., second-in-command, will become acting attorney general.
Investigators said their conclusion was based on forensics: an autopsy, a fingerprint on a bullet, and handwriting on a suicide note.
Cosby’s attorneys hoped a ruling in their favor could help them keep the documents from being used in the criminal case against him.
The judge in Ms. Kane’s case indicated that sentencing would occur within 90 days.
Prosecutors told jurors that damning testimony against Attorney General Kathleen Kane by her coconspirators was backed up by evidence.
The Berks County district attorney said Monday that Mark Short Sr. shot and killed his wife, Megan, and the couple’s three children.
The vice president is set to set to hold his first campaign rally for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton today.
A spokesman for the city medical examiner’s office said the 59-year-old north man who also had diabetes and congestive heart failure.
For the first time, 94 Fine Wine & Good Spirits stores now have Sunday hours, and more stores will be added soon.
A jury in Norristown will begin deliberating charges against her today.
Organization seeks comment on changes that would reduce the number of “districts” where transplanted livers are distributed.
A complaint against Senate candidate Katie McGinty illustrates ambiguity created with the Supreme Court’s 2010 Citizens United decision.
Attorney General Kathleen Kane chose not to testify at her perjury trial Friday.
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump made a pair of back-to-back campaign stops Friday in Pennsylvania.
Convicted child abuser Jerry Sandusky, former Penn State assistant football coach, testified for the first time as he tries for a new trial.
The hearing in Centre County could be remarkable for its glimpses into one of the most thoroughly chronicled sexual-abuse cases.
Joshua Morrow, a political consultant to Kathleen Kane, said they plotted together to pin the leak on an estranged former top aide.
Visitors say the partially restored factory center in southeastern Pennsylvania offers a fascinating story they never read in history books.
A Quinnipiac University survey released this morning found McGinty leading Toomey, 47 percent to 44 among likely Keystone State voters.