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1 hr ago | Scientific American
A high rate of cancer among inmates at a southwestern Pennsylvania prison is linked to a nearby coal ash dump, and the correctional facility should be closed down, according to a report made public on Tuesday.
5 hrs ago | ABC 27
A former pediatric oncology resident at Penn State Hershey Medical Center will spend five years in federal prison for distributing child pornography.
9 hrs ago | Pocono Record
Leah Majdic, a junior political science and philosophy major and communications minor at East Stroudsburg University, is working for the state Department of Environmental Protection as part of a 15-week internship sponsored by the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education .
10 hrs ago | PennLive.com
Harrisburg city council members are now taking applications for the vacant city treasurer position, which they hope to fill in three weeks.
11 hrs ago | WPMT-TV York
SWATARA TOWNSHIP, Pa. - Police are searching for a man who they believe is responsible for two armed robberies that occurred just hours apart in Swatara Township.
14 hrs ago | PennLive.com
Editor's note: Through #HBGNext, readers have expressed concern about how well the region's transit system serves city residents.
We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.
Around the same time as the region's toll roads were being bought up with local governments and made free, state legislators were waging battle on toll bridges.
Folmer pored over studies and news articles while his wife, Sheila, wondered why he lingered at their computer all weekend.
Republican Gov. Tom Corbett and Democratic challenger Tom Wolf have agreed to square off in three debates.
What to do about a burned structure along Church Street in Duncannon was debated at Duncannon Borough Council's Aug. 19 meeting after it was confirmed the owner could not be found.
Every year, Penn State Harrisburg commissions a play to be performed on Martin Luther King Day to highlight some aspect of African-American heritage and culture and to honor the late civil right leader's commitment to diversity and equality.
Pharmacist Frank DeGroot holds a bottle of OxyContin at the Belvidere Pharmacy in Belvidere, N.J. OxyContin is one of the prescription drugs Pennsylvania physicians would like to moniitor through a prescription drug database.
The latest TV ad by Gov. Tom Corbett's campaign is opening a new front in the Republican's mass communication strategy, making President Barack Obama a central figure in the attack on Democratic front-runner Tom Wolf.
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Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 09:25 pm
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