AP
  • Updated
  • 0

Congressional Democrats are raising concerns that the proposed merger of Discovery and AT&T’s WarnerMedia, a $43 billion effort to conquer the world of streaming, could affect diversity efforts in Hollywood and particularly hurt Latinos, who are already deeply underrepresented.

AP
  • Updated
  • 0

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department told relatives of Emmett Till on Monday that it is ending its latest investigation into the 1955 lynching of the Black teenager from Chicago who was abducted, tortured and killed after witnesses said he whistled at a white woman in Mississippi.

AP featured topical
  • Updated
  • 0

The state of Pennsylvania is pledging $6.6 million toward redevelopment of Pittsburgh’s Tree of Life synagogue, where a gunman killed 11 people in 2018 in the nation’s deadliest attack on Jews.

  • Updated
  • 0

A Wilmington Township man who was sought by state police reportedly shot and killed himself in his truck in front of officers Sunday on the city’s North Hill.

featured
  • Updated
  • 0

The eight-day Hanukkah celebration ends Monday evening.

AP
  • Updated
  • 0

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Bob Dole, who overcame disabling war wounds to become a sharp-tongued Senate leader from Kansas, a Republican presidential candidate and then a symbol and celebrant of his dwindling generation of World War II veterans, has died. He was 98.

featured
  • Updated
  • 0

HARRISBURG — Eric Scicchitano, a former CNHI Reporter of the Year, will become the new CNHI Pennsylvania state reporter beginning Jan. 4.

AP
  • Updated
  • 0

NEW YORK (AP) — CNN fired anchor Chris Cuomo on Saturday less than a week after new information emerged about how he assisted his brother, former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, as the politician faced sexual harassment allegations earlier this year.

AP
  • Updated
  • 0

PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — A judge imposed a combined $1 million bond Saturday for the parents of the Michigan teen charged with killing four students at Oxford High School, hours after police said they were caught hiding in a Detroit commercial building.

featured topical
  • Updated
  • 0

There are 40 UPMC hospitals in western Pennsylvania, Maryland and New York and two are now led by women from Lawrence County.

AP
  • Updated
  • 0

PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — A prosecutor filed involuntary manslaughter charges Friday against the parents of a teen accused of killing four students at a Michigan high school, saying they failed to intervene on the day of the tragedy despite being confronted with a drawing and chilling message — …

AP
  • Updated
  • 0

HARRISBURG (AP) — A former Pennsylvania state lawmaker charged with falsifying and double-dipping on expense reimbursements from the state House of Representatives and her campaign pleaded guilty this week, the state attorney general’s office said.

AP
  • Updated
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Bernie Sanders is asking the White House to cut back a big Medicare premium hike set to take effect in weeks and tied to a pricey Alzheimer’s drug whose benefits have been widely questioned.

AP featured
  • Updated
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden on Friday signed into law the stopgap spending bill that will keep the federal government running through Feb. 18, after congressional leaders defused a partisan standoff over federal vaccine mandates.

AP
  • Updated
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — America's unemployment rate tumbled last month to its lowest point since the pandemic struck, even as employers appeared to slow their hiring — a mixed picture that pointed to a resilient economy that's putting more people to work.

AP featured
  • Updated
  • 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate passed a stopgap spending bill Thursday that avoids a short-term shutdown and funds the federal government through Feb. 18 after leaders defused a partisan standoff over federal vaccine mandates. The measure now goes to President Joe Biden to be signed into law.

  • Updated
  • 0

While Shenango Area Fire District is asking Lawrence County officials to relocate a district courtroom to its social hall, the department is going ahead with converting that area into tenant space.

AP featured
  • Updated
  • 0

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf followed through on his veto threat Thursday, rejecting Republican-penned legislation to allow people to carry a firearm openly or concealed, without a permit, adding to his total for Pennsylvania's chief executive with the most vetoes in more than four decades.

Editor's pick

Stocks

This Week's Circulars