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Coroner: Researcher's cyanide death was suicide

February 1, 2015

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A coroner has concluded that the death of a Pittsburgh medical researcher found with cyanide in her body last fall was a suicide. more »»

 
 
 
3rd-degree murder conviction in infant's 2003 death

February 1, 2015

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — An Alabama woman has been convicted of third-degree murder in the death of her infant son more than a decade ag. more »»

Defendant blames loan shark for wife's 2005 slaying

January 31, 2015

READING, Pa. (AP) — A man on trial in the shooting death of his estranged wife almost a decade ago has taken the stand to proclaim his innocence and point the figure at another man. more »»

Man ordered to trial in alleged necrophilia slaying

January 31, 2015

EASTON, Pa. (AP) — A defense attorney says he's considering a mental health defense for a Pennsylvania man charged with homicide and abuse of a corpse in the death of his stepdaughter. more »»

Weather warnings, watches posted for Pennsylvania

January 31, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Forecasters are warning Pennsylvania residents about a winter storm that could bring more than a foot of snow in some areas. more »»

Man ordered to trial in stepdaughter's slaying

January 31, 2015

EASTON, Pa. (AP) — A defense attorney says he's considering a mental health defense for a man charged with homicide and abuse of a corpse in the death of his stepdaughter. more »»

Man gets 30 to 60 years in Halloween club slaying

January 31, 2015

HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A man convicted in a Halloween shooting death in a central Pennsylvania nightclub has been sentenced to 30 to 60 years in prison.

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Man gets 4½ to 10 years in shooting death over food

January 31, 2015

INDIANA, Pa. (AP) — A central Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to 4½ to 10 years in prison in the shooting death of a longtime friend that authorities said followed a fight over food. more »»

GOP endorses Olson, Covey and George for Pa. high court

January 31, 2015

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Republican State Committee is endorsing two appellate court judges and a county judge for an unprecedented three openings on the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. more »»

2nd man sentenced to life in deaths of 2 teens

January 31, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A second man has been sentenced to life in prison without possibility of parole in the deaths of two teenage cousins gunned down as they rode an all-terrain vehicle on a north... more »»

Coroner: Researcher's cyanide death was suicide

January 31, 2015

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A coroner has concluded that the death of a western Pennsylvania medical researcher found to have cyanide in her body last fall was a suicid. more »»

Revel sale put on hold while nightclub appeals terms

January 31, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A federal judge has put the sale of Atlantic City's former Revel casino on hold while the company that ran its nightclub appeals. more »»

Pa. GOP to consider endorsements for 3 high court openings

January 31, 2015

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania Republican Party leaders are weighing whether to take sides in a potentially crowded race for an unprecedented three openings on the state Supreme Court. more »»

Fitness email stirs controversy at Pennsylvania college

January 30, 2015

BRYN MAWR, Pa. (AP) — A small suburban Philadelphia college apologized Friday after it stirred controversy with an email advertising a fitness program to overweight students. more »»

Murder trial begins 35 years after 6-year-old vanished in NY

January 30, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — Thirty-five years after the disappearance of a 6-year-old boy in Manhattan ushered in an era of protectiveness for America's children, trial began Friday for a mentally ill man... more »»

Murder trial begins 35 years after milk-box kid disappeared

January 30, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — Thirty-five years after the disappearance of a 6-year-old boy in Manhattan ushered in an era of protectiveness for America's children, trial began Friday for a mentally ill man... more »»

 
 

"Pennsylvania Barn Stories" February 1, 2015

Captivated by the many barns he saw as he drove around Pennsylvania, R Thomas Berner embarked on a three-year, self-financed quest to find stories about barns and then photograph the barns. He finally settled on 36 barns in 23 counties. more »

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Nittany Lions getting head start on 2016

February 1, 2015 With most of its 2015 recruiting class filled, Penn State's last visit weekend before signing day on Wednesday turned into an impromptu junior day. more »

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