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Track workers deaths prompt transportation study

September 24, 2014

An investigation into last year's spike in the number of deaths among track workers has concluded that some federal workplace safety standards should be extended to railroads. more »»

Police believe they spotted ambush suspect

September 24, 2014

CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania State Police say officers believe they spotted the suspect accused in the fatal ambush of a trooper, but it was from a distance and he eluded them.

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Police ambush suspect manhunt upends daily life

September 24, 2014

CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) — Tara Knichel went out to pick up a pizza and didn't get home until 24 hours later. Lukasz Drozdzewski lost a day's pay because he couldn't leave his home to go to work. more »»

Bill to help drug overdose victims goes to gov

September 24, 2014

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A bill that would provide immunity from criminal prosecution for "good Samaritans" who assist victims of drug overdoses is on its way to Gov. Tom Corbett's desk. more »»

15 track workers deaths prompt NTSB study

September 24, 2014

Railroad regulators have adopted a report that says some federal workplace safety standards should be extended to workers on and near the tracks. more »»

AG: Prison clerk shares blame for rape by inmate

September 24, 2014

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Attorney General Kathleen Kane's office may argue that a state prison clerk suing over her rape by an inmate at a central Pennsylvania prison could have "contributed" to the... more »»

Editorials from around Pennsylvania

September 24, 2014

Editorials from around Pennsylvania

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WHEN PENNSYLVANIA LEGISLATORS ASK FOR YOUR VOTE, ASK THEM THIS

As Pennsylvania legislators come your way this fall, courting your vote in... more »»

AG refuses to release sexually explicit emails

September 24, 2014

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Pennsylvania attorney general's office is refusing to release internal, sexually explicit emails found on state computers. more »»

Woman's slaying likely half of murder-suicide

September 24, 2014

ALLENPORT, Pa. (AP) — State police and a coroner believe the estranged or former husband of a woman shot to death outside her western Pennsylvania home has also killed himself. more »»

Devices that aid healthy lifestyles tracked

September 24, 2014

PITTSBURGH (AP) — On the first Wednesday of each month at the Pittsburgh Quantified Self meetup group, about half the attendees are curious newcomers. more »»

In Pennsylvania, 'snow day' an endangered species

September 24, 2014

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pennsylvania has redefined the concept of the snow day, announcing that schools can offer "cyber days" when kids can't make it into the classrooms. more »»

Police: Woman claimed to be dead sister during DUI

September 24, 2014

TYRONE, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania woman has been ordered to stand trial on charges that she was driving drunk — and then used her dead sister's identity after she was stopped by police. more »»

Man gets 15 to 30 years in park shooting death

September 24, 2014

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — A man has been sentenced to 15 to 30 years in a shooting death in a central Pennsylvania park following a fight at a basketball court two years ago. more »»

5 things to know for Wednesday in Pennsylvania

September 24, 2014

A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Wednesday:

STATE POLICE DEFEND AGAINST COMPLAINTS THAT MANHUNT HAS DENIED RESIDENT... more »»

GE to give Penn State $10M for gas drilling center

September 24, 2014

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Penn State University said Wednesday that General Electric Co. will give the school up to $10 million to create a new center for natural gas industry research. more »»

Man gets 3 to 6 years in beating death outside bar

September 24, 2014

KITTANNING, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to three to six years in a beating death of a man outside a bar on St. Patrick's Day last year. more »»

 
 
 

 

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