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2 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com
Eight states in the Northeast -- but not Pennsylvania -- have petitioned the federal government to require upwind Midwestern states to reduce ozone-producing emissions that are damaging public health in the eastern half of the nation.
Should prostitution be legalized?
Could you survive the end of civilization?
6 hrs ago | RedOrbit
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.
11 hrs ago | WFMZ
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.
15 hrs ago | Times News
Although there are several important issues facing the General Assembly in the fall and winter, I am urging my colleagues to give priority to making sure minors can't purchase electronic cigarettes.
When Olofe Mgbako, a fourth-year medical student, saw a patient having trouble breathing, he was at a loss about how to treat him.
Despite the fact that Pennsylvania will soon get a major infusion of cash for transportation needs, it could be awhile before weight restrictions on bridges are eased.
About two-thirds of the Pennsylvanians who heat their homes with natural gas are heading into December paying the lowest prices in a decade for this time of year.
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) REGION It's no secret that trying to start a technology company in southcentral Pennsylvania is difficult.
The new transportation funding law enacted last month addresses the problem of mounting debt at the Pennsylvania Turnpike, but relief from annual toll increases related to that debt is still quite awhile off.
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.
Scott Cooper's latest, "Out of the Furnace," is a small-scale film packed with large-scale performances.
The American Insurance Association submitted a statement Wednesday to the Pennsylvania House Labor Committee, in support of state legislation aimed at controlling costs associated with physician dispensing of medications under Pennsylvania's Workers' Compensation Act.
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.
Newswise - NEW ORLEANS - Three and a half years after beginning a clinical trial which demonstrated the first successful and sustained use of genetically engineered T cells to fight leukemia, a research team from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia will today announce the ... (more)
It will be be a rainy and foggy commute around the Harrisburg area this morning, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation.
After more than 13 years in development, the Southwestern Pennsylvania World War II Memorial is unveiled on the North Shore.