Bloomberg campaign hiring ahead of Pennsylvania primary

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Michael Bloomberg's presidential campaign has begun hiring staff in Pennsylvania, a late primary state where his chief competitors for the Democratic Party's nomination have inr...

6 killed, 13 injured in Las Vegas apartment building fire

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A fire in a three-story apartment building in downtown Las Vegas where residents were apparently using their stoves for heat killed six people and forced some residents to jump from u...

Firms to pay $386 million to settle price-fixing allegations

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Thirteen large financial firms are agreeing to pay $337 million to settle claims by Pennsylvania's treasury department and about a dozen other government agencies and pension fu...

Warren gets campaign effort going in Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Elizabeth Warren's campaign is moving to become the first in the Democratic presidential primary to hire field staff and open field offices in Pennsylvania, early moves in a lat...

AP Exclusive: FBI eyes how Pennsylvania approved pipeline

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The FBI is investigating how Gov. Tom Wolf's administration came to issue permits for construction on a multibillion-dollar pipeline to carry natural gas liquids across Pennsylv...

Pennsylvania's gas politics churn as Trump embraces industry

EXTON, Pa. (AP) — For a second time in three months, President Donald Trump is headed to Pennsylvania to promote his support for the natural gas industry, making clear that he sees his pro-industry po...

Big greenhouse gas emitter moves to join climate initiative

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf is taking a big step in his effort to fight climate change in the nation’s fourth-biggest emitter of greenhouse gases. The Democrati...

New chapter opens in Pennsylvania in fight over suing church

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The last victim compensation funds at Pennsylvania's Roman Catholic dioceses are closing as lawmakers plunge back into a years-old fight over whether to let long-ago victims of ...

Three Mile Island nuclear power plant's shutdown is imminent

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The shutdown of Three Mile Island, site of the United States' worst commercial nuclear power accident, is imminent. Exelon Corp. officials said the plant will ...

Pennsylvania lawmaker facing child porn possession charges

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania state lawmaker is facing child pornography possession charges after authorities said they executed a search warrant Tuesday on a tip from an online social media p...

Governor to take Tree of Life mezuzah to Holocaust memorials

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — When Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf visits Holocaust memorials in Lithuania and Poland, he will carry the mezuzah that was on the office door of Rabbi Jeffrey Myers when a gunman bu...

Charges against parolees in 6 homicides spur state review

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Six homicides allegedly committed by five Pennsylvania parolees over the past two months, including the slayings of two children and a Pittsburgh police officer, have struck a c...

Wolf orders bond issue to help counties buy voting machines

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf said Tuesday he is ordering a bond issue to help Pennsylvania's counties pay for new voting machines ahead of 2020's presidential election after a dispute between ...

Pennsylvania's own insurance exchange coming next year

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania is moving to replace the federally operated Healthcare.gov with its own website to sell Affordable Care Act-compliant policies in a bid to get more people into it a...

Chaos erupts in Pennsylvania Senate over welfare bill

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Pennsylvania Senate devolved into partisan shouting, name-calling and bare-knuckled procedural tactics Wednesday over a bill to end a decades-old program that offers $200 a ...