Pennsylvania News

Pennsylvania News

Man admits to role in teacher's murder

One of two men accused of killing an elementary school teacher has avoided a possible death sentence.

Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane

Matt Rourke/AP

Court rejects Kane's request to reinstate law license

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is declining to reinstate the suspended law license of Pennsylvania's attorney general as she fights criminal charges she leaked secret grand jury…

$100 bills


HSBC pays $470 million settlement for mortage abuses

HSBC North America is paying a $470 million settlement to the state and federal governments.

Pennsylvania State Police patch - PSP trooper generic

Possible cheating probed at state police academy

Pennsylvania's governor is indirectly confirming news reports of an investigation into possible cheating at the state police academy.

PSP promotion prompts change in Troop L

A promotion in the ranks of the Pennsylvania State Police is bringing about a change at the top of the department's Reading-based Troop L.

Implementation of Keystone Exams delayed two years

Implementation of Keystone Exams delayed two years

Governor Tom Wolf signed a bill Wednesday that will delay the use of Keystone Exams as a graduation requirement for students in Pennsylvania

Gov. Tom Wolf in Reading

Ryan Hughes/69 News

Wolf in Reading: 'It's time to fund our schools'

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf has proposed a $200 million increase in basic education funding as part of his 2016-17 budget.


PA Weather Radar

Interactive Map

Latest From The Newsroom


On this Day

  • Civil War, Battle of Fort Henry, 1862

    Public domain

    On this day: February 6

    The Union gets its first victory of the Civil War, Ronald Reagan is born, The Righteous Brothers hit No. 1, and astronaut Alan Shepard works on his lunar golf game, all on this day.

Sunrise Weekend Ed. (7am)

Your Regional News & Info

There are currently no severe weather alerts.

Most Viewed on

A Service from PR Newswire