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3 hrs ago | Daily Kos
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett has not been a great friend to poor people, to say the least, so this comes as quite a surprise: Corbett is following the lead of Gov. Dannel Malloy in Connecticut and Gov. Andrew Cuomo in New York, both Democrats, to avoid cuts in food stamps.
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5 hrs ago | Examiner.com
When you think about railroads and the state of Pennsylvania, there are so many famous rail sites and railroad excursions that you can bring up.
7 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News
A veterinarian behind bars for killing his pregnant mistress and dumping her body in an eastern Pennsylvania nature preserve has lost a bid to appeal his conviction.
7 hrs ago | YourErie
Governor Tom Corbett announced today that Site Selection magazine, a publication specializing in the corporate real estate and economic development field, has ranked Pennsylvania as the top state in the northeast region for new corporate facilities Governor Tom Corbett announced today that Site Selection magazine, a publication specializing in the ... (more)
7 hrs ago | Patch.com
Revenue from slots fell again in February, down 7.5 percent year over year from February 2013, according to new numbers released this week by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board .
11 hrs ago | Examiner.com
After the long, cold winter anglers around the state are eagerly awaiting the arrival of spring and the chance to catch that first trout of the new season.
15 hrs ago | CBS Local
In the latest Gallup poll on obesity, Pennsylvania ranked the 18th fattest state.
19 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion
The president of a western Pennsylvania university that only admits women to its undergraduate college says going coed is necessary to the survival of the 145-year-old institution.
Firefighters work inside of the remains of a mobile home following a quickly-moving fire Wednesday morning.
A second baby born with the AIDS virus may have had her infection put into remission and possibly cured by very early treatment - in this instance, four hours after birth.
"We understand the significance of these new licenses, and will continue to process each application as thoroughly and as quickly as possible."
A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Wednesday: Corbett fought for privatization during last year's budget negotiations but wasn't able to get the change through the Legislature.
A special election to fill a vacant seat on the Philadelphia City Council will be held in conjunction with the May 20 primary election in Pennsylvania.
March 4, 2014 - Pennsylvania's top doctor for 2014 is from Erie! The Pennsylvania Academy of Family Physicians has chosen Craig Johnston, DO of Erie as its 2014 Family Physician of the Year.
A Pennsylvania man was arrested Monday after blocking all traffic into Bonita Beach Park as he waited for another driver to leave - so he could take his parking spot.
The Pennsylvania Heritage Foundation is marking the Commonwealth's 333rd birthday along with several historical sites and museums that will offer free admission or other events.
A Canadian company has submitted plans to build an eastern Pennsylvania facility that would convert natural gas to such as gasoline and propane.