ATLANTA (AP) — The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:
Each legislative session thousands of bills and amendments are introduced in the Pennsylvania Legislature. Only a fraction become law, and an even smaller portion receive wide media coverage.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale is telling fellow Democrats that he's going to run for Congress in a Harrisburg-area district that's in Republican hands.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A proposal to allow local police to use radar to catch speeding motorists is on its way to the state House after nearly unanimous approval in the Senate.
Overcoming Democratic attempts to table discussion or have it declared unconstitutional, Pennsylvania’s bill to establish a spending plan for the 2018-19 fiscal year advanced by a wide margin Tuesday in the House of Representatives.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has agreed to call a Senate vote on a bill ensuring that a victims' compensation fund for the Sept. 11 attacks never runs out of money.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania voters who aren't registered as members of a political party would have the option of participating in primary elections under a measure advanced by the state Senate.
Carnegie Mellon University finished in a tie for 14thin a peer-assessment ranking of the best public affairs schools by U.S. News that examined 285 campuses around the nation.
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Prosecutors say more than a dozen people have been arrested in a ring they allege mailed Oxycodone pills concealed in toy teddy bears and rabbits from California to suburban Philadelphia for sale by drug dealers.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia officials say the refinery explosion and fire from last week has not formally been placed under control, but nothing of concern to public health has been found.
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Comedian Bill Cosby has filed a lengthy appeal of the sex assault conviction that landed him in prison and says the judge allowed testimony from other women accusers that wasn't relevant.
The legal battle between healthcare companies UPMC and Highmark and the state of Pennsylvania looks to be over, meaning that those who have health insurance with one of those providers can expect that it will be accepted at the other for at least the next decade.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's Republican Party chairman is stepping down following a published report that he had traded sexually charged text messages with a Philadelphia City Council candidate and also sent her an explicit photo of himself.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — A man who was allowed to remain enrolled at Marshall University despite being accused of raping a student will stay in jail after being expelled amid new sexual assault charges.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A high school teacher who subdued a gun-wielding student as he opened fire in the school cafeteria is one of 18 people being honored with Carnegie Medals for heroism.
ROBBINSVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a van involved in a deadly multivehicle crash in New Jersey has been found in Pennsylvania, but the driver remains at large.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities say the collapse of a fire escape balcony at a west Philadelphia apartment complex sent two men to the hospital with critical injuries.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's House of Representatives is beginning debate on a $34 billion compromise budget plan that uses strong tax collections to boost aid to public schools and universities, hold the line on taxes and stuff cash into reserve.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia police must use a person's chosen name and pronoun when interacting with transgender people, regardless of what is listed on their government-issued identification card.
MYERSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a man who allegedly put a bomb in a parking lot behind a Pennsylvania hotel told them he did it to warn police about aliens bent on destroying the planet.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A domestic dispute in a Philadelphia neighborhood ended with a man stabbed and three people shot, including a woman who was fatally wounded.
Pennsylvania’s state budget took its first step this week toward what’s expected to be a relatively smooth passage when it was introduced and advanced by the House Appropriations Committee – but not without some harsh words from Democratic members upset by the omission of some of their priorities.
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — The shuttered Penn State fraternity where a pledge suffered severe injuries during a night of drinking and hazing is suing the school, arguing the university banned it as a way to obtain the real estate.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania lawmakers say they'll authorize a second year of school and community security grants, a $60 million program spurred by last year's Florida school shooting that killed 17 people.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to serve at least two decades in prison in a 2016 homicide case that also resulted in his father receiving a jury-tampering sentence.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Western Pennsylvania health care behemoths UPMC and Highmark struck a deal announced Monday that averts the looming breakup of their business relationship and prevents disruption and higher costs for some patients.
Congress has approved of lifting a ban on giving medical patients a unique identifier as part of an effort to prevent the practice of doctor shopping for addictive painkillers and reduce medical mix-ups.
Ten years after the Great Recession, U.S. states continue to deal with the fallout of decisions made during the downturn and some, like Illinois, face a real threat of not being prepared for a future recession, according to a new report from the Pew Charitable Trusts.
States that have legalized marijuana would be able to stop worrying about federal interference in pot laws and the industry would be more free to flourish under a bipartisan bill that passed the U.S. House last week.
With federal and Florida officials fretting over anticipated attempts to hack into elections infrastructure during the November 2020 campaign, a new dark web threat is emerging – “ransomware” attacks targeting state/local government and utilities’ computer systems.
BEIRUT (AP) — Mohammed Awwad and his fiancee, both Muslims, recently found an affordable apartment for rent online in a town in Lebanon, southeast of Beirut.
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch police say they have made Europe's biggest ever seizure of methamphetamine after discovering 2.5 tons of the drug stashed behind a wall in a building in the port city of Rotterdam.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean and U.S. officials are holding "behind-the-scenes talks" to arrange a third summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on the fate of the North's expanding nuclear arsenal, South Korea's president said, four months after a…
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — As Iran prepares to surpass limits set by its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, each step it takes narrows the time the country's leaders would need to have enough highly enriched uranium for an atomic bomb — if they chose to build one.