RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The law firm of Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP announces that the firm has filed a securities fraud class action lawsuit against Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC) ("Anadarko") on behalf of investors who purchased or acquired Anadarko common stock between February 20, 2015 and May 2, 2017, inclusive (the "Class Period"). This action, captioned Georgia Firefighters' Pension Fund v. Anadarko Petroleum Corporation, et al., Case No. 4:20-cv-00576, was filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas, Houston Division.
Nationwide, 25 work stoppages of 1,000 or more workers started in 2019, according to the bureau. This is the highest since 29 major work stoppages began in 2001.
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Global safety equipment manufacturer MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE: MSA) today reported results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2019.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — As many Pennsylvania counties adopting new hand-marked ballot voting systems, a persistent criticism is a perceived loss of privacy in polling places when filling them out and scanning them.
Pennsylvania’s Independent Fiscal Office says building up the state's rainy day fund will help the government weather another economic recession – whenever it should come to pass.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A man convicted of rape in Idaho and sexual assault in Pennsylvania after prosecutors said he duped then drugged and assaulted women in both states will get a chance to argue his Idaho attorney was ineffective under a new ruling from the Idaho Supreme Court.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Gunfire in north Philadelphia sent four people to a hospital, including a man and a woman in critical condition, police said.
BROCKWAY, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania-based nursing home company has agreed to pay more than $15.4 million to resolve allegations of overbilling for medically unnecessary rehabilitation therapy services, federal authorities said Wednesday.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Catholic Diocese of Harrisburg files for bankruptcy months after disclosing it paid millions of dollars over sex abuse.
Chester County officials did not show that it would suffer “irreparable injury” if Sunoco is allowed to continue its work installing part of the controversial Mariner East 2 pipeline project on two county-owned properties, thus failing to prove it needs an emergency injunction against the work, a state appeals court judge has ruled.
Save for one race replacing an outgoing Republican state representative, the majority of the contested primary races this April will be on the Democratic ballot.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A lawyer who led the child molestation investigation and prosecution of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky lost his law license for a year Wednesday over his handling of a grand jury witness in the case, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled.
EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A truck driver in a Rhode Island crash that killed two people in a van has been sentenced to three years in prison.
STROUDSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A man has been convicted of first-degree murder in the death of a woman whose body was found hanging in a refrigerated trailer parked at an eastern Pennsylvania scrapyard almost nine years ago.
DOYLESTOWN, Pa., Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Biotechnology Center (PABC), a nonprofit life science incubator, was recently acknowledged in an International Business Innovation Association study as one of the most successful Biotech incubators in the country. Today, the PABC has announced the launch of an innovative sponsorship program that will provide support and services to help meet the needs of early stage Biotech companies. The program was created by and is being administered for PABC by Hatch Biofund Management LLC (Hatch), operators of an early stage life sciences venture fund formed as a companion fund to the PABC.
A perfect storm of enrollment declines, rising costs from new construction and legacy pension liabilities has put the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education in a precarious financial situation that requires drastic changes, a public policy organization says.
HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- NetSecOPEN, the first industry organization focused on the creation of open, transparent network security performance testing standards, today announced that Cisco, Fortinet, Palo Alto Networks and SonicWall are the first four security vendors to achieve certified performance results through open, standardized testing developed by NetSecOPEN and adopted by the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF). These achievements represent a critical milestone on the path to accurate and reliable evaluation of the real-world performance of fully configured, realistically deployed security solutions. They validate NetSecOPEN's vision of closing the gap between proprietary performance metrics and the actual observed performance of security solutions. Performance that is certified as meeting the NetSecOPEN standard enables "apples-to-apples" evaluation and realistic planning for potential customers.
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is looking ahead to the critical Super Tuesday primary slate with a new endorsement from a Texas congresswoman who served as an impeachment manager in the Senate trial of President Donald Trump.
SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland, Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- TE Connectivity Ltd. (NYSE: TEL), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has again been named a Derwent Top 100 Global Innovator 2020 by Clarivate Analytics.
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods, Inc. (NYSE: DKS) today announced that management will present at the BofA Securities Consumer and Retail Technology Conference on Wednesday, March 11(th) at 9:40 a.m. Eastern Time at The St. Regis Hotel in New York.
MUMBAI, India and BLUE BELL, Pa., Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) today announced that Niranjan Navaratnarajah, cargo industry director for Unisys, will present at the Air Cargo India conference in Mumbai on February 26 to discuss why a fundamental cultural change is essential for the air cargo industry to remain nimble, economically viable and combat escalating physical and data security threats.
ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Transportation Research Institute today released its annual list highlighting the most congested bottlenecks for trucks in America, and six Pennsylvania locations made the top 100.
HERSHEY, Pa., Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- It's finally confirmed, KIT KAT(®) Birthday Cake is coming! The launch of this new flavor marks the first time that a KIT KAT(®) Bar will include sprinkles. This new limited-edition bar is a celebration of delicious birthday cake flavored white crème and the beloved crisp wafers we know and love, accented by a colorful assortment of sprinkles. This new KIT KAT(®) Bar is available nationwide starting in April 2020.
BOYERTOWN — A presentation on "Making Your Vote Count — Redistricting Reform," will be made at the Boyertown Community Library, 24 N. Reading Ave., on Wednesday, March 4.
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — A former Pennsylvania mail carrier accused the Untied States Postal Service of violating his rights by requiring him to work Sundays.
To encourage charities and businesses to donate excess food to organizations that can distribute that food to the needy, the entity doing the donating is generally exempt from any legal liability provided that the donation is made “in good faith.”
With voting completed in the first two of the “early four” states – Iowa and New Hampshire – the focus of the remaining Democratic candidates has shifted to Nevada, which will hold its caucuses Saturday.
A panel for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia upheld a lower court's decision Friday blocking the Trump administration's work requirements for Medicaid recipients.
The Democratic Party will hold its ninth presidential primary debate on Wednesday in Las Vegas, Nevada, three days before the state’s presidential caucuses take place.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of people fleeing a Russian-backed Syrian offensive are being squeezed into ever smaller areas near Turkey’s border “under horrendous conditions” in freezing temperatures that are killing babies and young children, the U.N. humanitarian chief said …
BANGKOK (AP) — The cheers of celebration have faded. The waving of roses has ceased. Having finally reached a friendly port in Cambodia willing to accept them after nearly two weeks of uncertainty at sea, hundreds of cruise ship passengers eyed warily over fears of a new virus are now simply…
LONDON (AP) — A lawyer for Julian Assange said Wednesday that the WikiLeaks founder plans to claim during his extradition hearing that he was offered a pardon by the Trump administration if he agreed to say Russia was not involved in leaking Democratic National Committee emails during the 20…