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The state attorney general plans to file a motion Monday to enforce the consent decree between UPMC and Highmark
Residents with incomes of more than $100,000 would bear nearly two-thirds of the increased tax burden, according to the report.
The criminal contempt hearing, which had been scheduled for Monday, will be rescheduled at the request of the attorneys in the case.
The video was taken by a camera on Officer Lisa Mearkle’s stun gun. She has been charged in the fatal shooting of an unarmed man.
The Post-Gazette is exploring the varied subcultures among firearms owners in Pennsylvania.
The order came in a lawsuit by a group of care providers and recipients who claim the executive order is an attempt to unionize the workers.
Ted Dallas is Gov. Tom Wolf’s nominee to to head the Department of Human Services.
Grants totaling $304,137 have been awarded to schools, universities, conservation districts and nonprofit organizations in Allegheny County.
Part of the Cannon House Office Building in the U.S. Capitol complex was shut down. Test results were negative and the area was reopened.
The blacklegged tick that transmits Lyme disease now exists statewide, with Pennsylvania leading the nation in Lyme disease cases.
The case involved Danella Bray, who was denied a place to live by the McKeesport Housing Authority in February 2013.
Chuck Ardo began work today as the seventh spokesperson to work for Kane since she took office in January 2013.
The deal appears to align with a national trend that has insurers investing in such freestanding clinics.
Commonwealth Court said the level of annual funding needed for students to meet educational standards is a decision for the Legislature.
The committee on Tuesday approved Gov. Tom Wolf’s choice of Pedro Rivera as education secretary, sending the nomination to the full Senate.
News organizations believe the state's email practices violate due process rights of people seeking release of public documents.
The agent says Kathleen Kane falsely told the public he had said the operation had a racial agenda, targeting blacks and exempting whites.
Lisa Mearkle, a police officer in Hummelstown, was charged with killing David Kassick, who the police say was unarmed.
The petition seeks to force the school to let them see everything the Freeh team reviewed, gathered and produced.
The agency’s spending on secret sources has increased much faster than its overall budget.
The changes are in response to a scathing report the VA Office of Inspector General released last week.
Lisa Mearkle, an officer in Hummelstown, was charged in the shooting death in February of David Kassick, who police say was unarmed.
Lisa Mearkle, an officer in Hummelstown, was charged in the shooting death in February of David Kassick, who the police say was unarmed.
Two months before a police officer shot a South Carolina motorist in the back, David Kassick was killed by a Pennsylvania officer.
Medicare payments to hospitals now cover less than 90 percent of cost of care, according to the American Hospital Association.
Judge Richard A. Lewis issued an order finding no errors that would justify the defendants’ appeal of a January ruling.
Precious Richardson Coleman was charged after a vehicle she was driving pinned a woman against a porch in North Philadelphia.
Pedro Cortes presided over the department during the time when Kermit Gosnell was found guilty of killing three babies in botched abortions.
Authorities allege that Hummelstown police officer Lisa Mearkle shot 59-year-old David Kassick twice in the back during a traffic stop.
State Sen. Jay Costa, D-Forest Hills, said he is “optimistic” a deal can be reached.
In the letters, Joan Orie Melvin acknowledges the harm caused by her crimes and says she accepts responsibility.
State Attorney General Kathleen Kane last year announced charges against 12 other individuals in connection with the probe.
Kevin Kless was trying to hail a taxi and yelled at a cab that declined to stop when three men passing by thought he was speaking to them.
If Highmark’s Medicare clients lose UPMC access next year, will the divorce agreement between UPMC and Highmark offer seniors any comfort?
Union representation isn’t the same as collective bargaining, according to Gov. Tom Wolf and the SEIU.
The ex-officer said he and others in his undercover unit routinely lied to judges and juries after planting evidence, stealing drug money.
Inspectors found the VA manipulated data, mishandled mail and caused veterans to wait an average of 10 months to resolve claims.
The controversial law allows groups like the National Rifle Association to sue over local gun laws that go beyond Act 192.
Together, the 12 casinos generated $69.7 million in revenue from table games in March. But Pittsburgh-area casinos didn’t fare as well.
House Republican leaders plan to boost the personal income tax and sales tax rates in order to reduce school district property taxes.
The measure is not aimed at neighborhood bars, but at "designated entertainment zones away from residential neighborhoods."
Grell served on the board of the Public School Employees’ Retirement System from 2009 until January.
The Pennsylvania District Attorneys Association released a friend-of-the-court brief today.
Nursing home workers depend on the state to help them as they are helping others.
Pennsylvania ranks fourth in the number of mental health professionals, but it is losing more of them than most states to retirement.
A divided government in Harrisburg grapples with what to do about a massive pension fund shortfall.
Judicial candidates often tout their personal backgrounds, since they can’t make campaign promises.
Women could hold the majority of elected judgeships on statewide appeals courts after this year’s elections.
The late Joe Paterno’s wife reports on a pilot program funded by the Paterno family that trains adults in child sex abuse prevention.
The order came two days after Kathleen Kane’s office fired a prosecutor who had testified about an alleged grand jury leak.