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Officials from Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and the District of Columbia are scheduled to gather in Washington at the U.S. National Arboretum Visitor Center to discuss future restoration and conservation efforts.
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Nearly 10,000 more Pennsylvanians signed up for an insurance plan in November through the federal health care law's new marketplace, the federal government reported Wednesday, and insurers expect the pace to pick up in December.
Coming on the heels of a report noting that total revenue from Pennsylvania slot machines for November was down 1.3 percent from last November, the state Senate last week passed a resolution, calling for a study of gambling in Pennsylvania, including the possibility of legalizing online gambling.
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett's pick for Department of Environmental Protection Secretary sparked controversy last week when, during his confirmation hearing, he told the state Senate's Judiciary Committee that he was unaware of any "adverse impacts" of climate change on humans or animals.
"My personal goal is to repeal it entirely. . . . This is all about American jobs," Brady, a veteran member of the House Ways and Means Committee, said in an interview.
Lawmakers gave final approval to measures to expand the definition of “perpetrator” in child-abuse cases and toughen penalties for assaults against children under certain circumstances.
Fresh winter snow moved into the U.S. mid-Atlantic region on Tuesday, shutting schools and offices in the nation's capital and elsewhere as the mid-section of the country remained in the grip of Arctic air that showed no signs of easing.
A spokesman for the Rev. Billy Graham says the evangelist has generally been weaker since his 95th birthday celebration last month but his vital signs are good.
Attorney General Kathleen Kane is seeking to be dismissed from a federal lawsuit pending in Philadelphia that challenges Pennsylvania's same-sex marriage ban.
In this Friday, Dec. 6, 2013 photo, Nick McGill wears the Titan Arm as he poses at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.
By The Associated Press Another round of snow is in the forecast for the mid-Atlantic region, just in time for the morning commute.
Researchers from the University of Pennsylvania and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia have been able to reprogram the body's immune system to fight leukemia , with 89 percent of children and adults in a series of clinical trials showing no evidence of cancer after receiving a personalized cell therapy.
Fully 20 percent of U.S. adults become rich for parts of their lives, wielding extensive influence over America's economy and politics, according to new survey data.
Gov. Tom Corbett's administration said the federal government isn't enforcing a Jan. 1 deadline to shift tens of thousands children from a health insurance program for children to Medicaid.
Fisher had been in a minor crash at 12:30 p.m. that was part of a multiple-vehicle collision on the Turnpike.
Two Pennsylvania newlyweds used a Craigslist escort ad to lure a married engineer to his bloody doom - just for the excitement of stabbing and strangling him, authorities charge.