Republican leaders have criticized aspects of Mr. Wolf’s plan but in general have sounded more receptive than in previous years.
The event, intended to discuss mental health issues, is canceled after a spokeswoman said there were plans to “disrupt” the discussion.
President Donald Trump and Education Secretary Betsy DeVos won’t have much influence over local district policy, experts say.
Replacement bridges in Plum and Monroeville will be longer to accommodate turnpike’s ongoing expansion.
Key Pa. senator under fire for suggesting inner-city students need 'less intensive' program to succeed
Sen. John Eichelberger, R-Blair, who chairs the Senate Education Committee, said his comments were taken out of context.
The Democratic city’s liberal politicians are seeing progressive policies being pushed aside by conservative body.
Two proposals — one in the Senate and the other in the House — will allow for involuntary commitment to drug treatment for users.
The gas boom has brought with it more pipelines and more pipeline cases of eminent domain.
Officials say services would still be provided elsewhere, but a lawmaker asks for a hearing to assess “details of a plan.”
This year’s total was an increase over the $9.7 million raised last year, but still lower than previous years.
Penn State’s Barkley finds a friend in youngster who defeated cancer during marathon weekend.
The revocation could become permanent once criminal and university investigations are finished, the university said in a statement Friday.
Jeffrey Sandusky is the son of former Jerry Sandusky, who was convicted of child sex abuse in 2012.
Police in Montgomery County are searching for a suspect who stole jewelry from a warehouse club using a complex maneuver
More than 55,000 U.S. bridges are in need of repair or replacement
University president H. Fred Walker gave a blunt assessment of campus enrollment, academics and finances Thursday.
McKeesport’s planning commission meets today to discuss the project that PurePenn LLC is proposing for RIDC property.
If Allegheny County and the state approve, the Women’s Center and Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh will be able to add more beds.
Pennsylvania regulators say the the low-magnitude quakes appear to be linked to Hilcorp Energy’s fracking activities.
The Supreme Court nominee has the support of Pennsylvania’s Republican senator, while the Democrat want more time for review.
The bill has received significant pushback from medical organizations as well as women's groups and women who have had abortions.
A preschool teacher at a suburban Philadelphia Roman Catholic school has been charged with sexually assaulting a 3-year-old girl.
“A Day Without Immigrants” actions are planned in cities including Philadelphia, Washington, Boston and Austin, Texas.
Woodruff, who studied law at Duquesne University while playing for the Steelers from 1979-90, has served as a Common Pleas judge since 2005.
Dr. David Shulkin, who formerly worked at UPMC Shadyside, was the lone holdover from the Obama administration to join Trump’s cabinet.
Lower construction, overhead costs attract health care systems to micro-hospital concept.
But the number of members of these groups is almost impossible to determine, according to the Southern Poverty Law Center.
The Southern Poverty Law Center report says Pennsylvania has the fifth-highest number of hate groups operating within its borders.
The three, including former President Graham Spanier, filed requests that ask the trial judge to let them appeal his recent decision.
Several of the state’s GOP lawmakers responded simply: Flynn was right to quit.
U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., met Tuesday with Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Neil Gorsuch.
Randy Stallsmith had claimed that his 3- to 6-month prison term was excessive for driving offense No. 22 in 2015.
The storm was most active from New York to Maine, where blizzards shut down towns and left more than 2 feet of snow in many areas.
A group of local Girl Scouts are planning to protest the council’s decision to close more than half of the region’s Girl Scout camps.
Jim Fogle, a murder exoneree, files suit against Indiana County, former prosecutors and state police
Lewis Jim Fogle seeks unspecified damages for spending 34 years in jail on a wrongful conviction.
Eagle authorities say it is almost certain there will be no nestlings this year, no February Valentines at the nest on Hays hill.
The state granted permits for the pipeline to bring natural gas liquids from Marcellus and Utica shale fields to southeastern Pennsylvania.
Authorities say Mr. Sandusky was in a long-term relationship with the child's mother and had been living at their home for about five years.
At least four floors had been affected at the Capitol building in Harrisburg.
Gov. Tom Wolf’s budget proposal assumes no dramatic changes from Washington to the Medicaid program, for now.
Allegheny County judge and former Steelers player gets nod he failed to get in 2015 from state Democrats
Gov. Tom Wolf’s budget calls for small towns that shuttered their own forces to help fund state troopers.
The Human Library, a concept developed in Copenhagen, Denmark, uses dialogue to cut through stereotypes and prejudice.
Education policy professor Sara Goldrick-Rab has brought in two large grants, totaling more than $6 million for research
At the state party’s first gathering since 2016 closed, Gov. Tom Wolf had a message for party stalwarts.
University officials said they do not know who is behind the signs and denounced them as "deeply offensive" in a statement.
Sen. Daylin Leach's profane tweet had phones in his office ringing off the hook.
The strategic move will help the university build on a focus in those field dating to the 1970s.
Martin Sheen has briefly reprised his "West Wing" role as president in a new ad backing a Pennsylvania judge seeking election.
Penn State is indefinitely halting fraternity and sorority parties where alcohol is available because of a student's recent death.