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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.
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A man with a history of careless smoking while when drinking has been charged with endangering his mother after a cigarette caused a fire in their eastern Pennsylvania home.
As local African-American leaders mourned the death of Nelson Mandela Thursday, they spoke to his lifelong legacy of hope and perseverance.
The Pennsylvania Treasury Department says JPMorgan Chase told it that hackers gained access to the personal information of about 465,000 cardholders nationwide.
The first day of winter will also mark the first day for snowmobiles in northwestern Pennsylvania's Allegheny National Forest.
Dec. 05--HARRISBURG -- Philadelphia developer Nolen Properties has plowed millions of dollars into restoring two historic but long-neglected properties in Mount Airy.
The widow of a researcher who died of brain cancer has sued the University of Pennsylvania Medical School and two other researchers for allegedly exposing her husband to deadly radiation and enrolling him in an experimental study without his permission.
Pennsylvania congresswoman and gubernatorial candidate Alyson Schwartz, the honorary chair of Third Way , gave the following statement to the Huffington Post regarding the infamous Third Way WSJ op-ed : Allyson thought Third Way's Op/Ed on Social Security was outrageous and strongly disagrees with it.
Police say a central Pennsylvania man was killed when the car his brother was driving crashed while fleeing officers after sideswiping another vehicle.
The life of Russell Baze, a steelworker in a Pennsylvania town just outside of Pittsburgh, may be drab and dreary, but he's a good, hardworking man with a loving girlfriend.
When an 84-year-old Southampton Township man with Alzheimers disease drove off to parts unknown Monday , it pointed out the challenge families can face when it's time for a senior citizen to give up driving.
Pennsylvania authorities issued an arrest warrant this week for a high school field hockey coach accused of covering up the alleged rape of one of her players during a weekend athletic festival over the summer.
Gov. Tom Corbett signed a bill that will pump billions of dollars into improvements to Pennsylvania's highways, bridges and mass-transit systems, a major achievement that could energize Corbett's 2014 re-election campaign.
Two Pittston residents were indicted by a federal grand jury in Scranton on charges of sex trafficking of children and producing and distributing child pornography, the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced today.
If you bathe, shower, swim, fish or own land in Pennsylvania, read these few hundred words and then ask critical questions beginning with this one: Do you trust state lawmakers to adequately watch over an industry that's swept across the commonwealth in a matter of years, sunk thousands of wells into the earth and shot chemicals deep below private ... (more)
Rep. Phyllis Mundy, D-120, Kingston, announced her decision Monday as attention in Harrisburg turns to the contests in 2014 for control of the state House and Senate.