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2 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel
A massive winter storm that left parts of Southeastern United States in a deep freeze was pushing up the East Coast on Sunday, with snow and ice snarling road travel and forcing another round of airline cancellations.
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4 hrs ago | Daily Kos
A Pennsylvania teacher at a Catholic School as been fired for obtaining a marriage license so that he could wed his same-sex partner.
8 hrs ago | CBS Atlanta
After cold rain and winds lashed the Southwest and other parts of the country Friday, millions of residents hunkered down for icy conditions expected to last through the weekend as the cold snap was forecast to... A mix of freezing rain, sleet and snow is delivering a sloppy winter smorgasbord from the Mid-Atlantic through southeastern Pennsylvania ... (more)
9 hrs ago | WOZZ-FM Appleton
Walt Disney Co's animated princess fairy tale "Frozen" heated up movie box office charts in the United States and Canada, displacing dystopian thriller "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" as the top-earning film.
13 hrs ago | Evening Sun
The fatal crash of a truck tractor into a horse-drawn Amish buggy over the weekend underscored the continuing danger faced by those who travel the state's rural roads in animal-driven vehicles.
An all-honors student and varsity soccer player, Luc LaChance could have had his pick of colleges when he left Slippery Rock High School in Butler County.
By Phil Devlin Saturday marks is the 72nd anniversary of the attack by Japan on Pearl Harbor that launched the United States into World War II.
Nick Wilkins was diagnosed with leukemia when he was 4 years old, and when the cancer kept bouncing back, impervious to all the different treatments the doctors tried, his father sat him down for a talk.
By JESSE WASHINGTON AP National Writer The passing of Nelson Mandela leaves a waning number of global figures representing freedom and resilience against oppression - and a changing world that... By JESSE WASHINGTON AP National Writer The passing of Nelson Mandela leaves a waning number of global figures representing freedom and resilience against ... (more)
During the 54th Annual Pennsylvania State 4-H Horse Show on Oct. 26 at the Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg, Chelsea Folmar of Luthersburg received one of the highest honors for the Pennsylvania 4-H Horse Program.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is opening the door for the U.S. to sell missile defense and other weapons systems to a group of U.S.-friendly Gulf nations.
On November 2, Hanes filed an appeal of the September ruling by Judge Dan Pellegrini, finding that marriage licenses for same-sex couples violated state law.
After more than 13 years in development, the Southwestern Pennsylvania World War II Memorial is unveiled on the North Shore.
A month after filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, 40-year-old school bus contractor Atlantic Express is ceasing operations by the end of the year after a New York City union rejected a labor contract the company's lender required to continue financing.
The results of a new state-by-state survey by the Institute for College Access and Success show Pennsylvania has the 4th highest percentage of college graduates with student loan debt and the 3rd highest total student loan debt in the nation.
Capt. Rick Ollic says 27-year-old Neely Blanchard has been arrested by U.S. Marshals in Pennsylvania.
A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Friday: The governor says Mandela, who died Thursday, was one of the world's greatest statesmen and a champion of liberty.