WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Wednesday said it would not grant a quick, pre-election review to a new Republican appeal to exclude absentee ballots received after Election Day in the presidential battleground state of Pennsylvania, although it remained unclear whether those ballots …
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The police commissioner in Philadelphia said at a briefing Wednesday that her department will release 911 tapes and footage from police body cameras “in the near future” in the shooting death of Walter Wallace Jr.
Voters who go to the polls on Election Day should see shorter lines than normal for a presidential election, Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar said Wednesday.
Dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic created a “team of heroes’’ at UPMC Horizon and UPMC Jameson, Robert Jackson, president of both hospital systems, said Tuesday.
Two candidates vying for Rep. Aaron Bernstine’s seat in the state House of Representatives spoke to voters Tuesday during a voter forum about some of the most pressing issues in the 10th Legislative District.
Less than a week before New Castle Area School District students make their return to brick-and-mortar classrooms, state health officials are warning Lawrence County superintendents about rising COVID-19 cases.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Pennsylvania House Democrats' campaign committee has nearly doubled its Republican counterpart's spending in the last four months, with majority control of the legislative chamber on the line.
HARRISBURG -- More than one-third of the 3 million mail-jn ballots obtained by voters ahead of the Nov. 3 election have not yet been returned to election offices, state officials said Tuesday.
Butler County Community College said Tuesday it placed a part-time instructor arrested last week on four sex-crime felonies on a leave of absence.
This year's recipients are the Crisis Shelter of Lawrence County, the Jewish Cemetery and Burial Association of Greater Pittsburgh, the Youngstown Area Jewish Federation and the Jewish Community Legacy Project.
WILKES-BARRE — Paulino Gonzalez, a retired janitor from Wilkes-Barre, supported Donald Trump in the 2016 election and he plans to vote for Trump again next month.
COOLSPRING TOWNSHIP – Around 50 students attending the Mercer County Career Center are in quarantine after two students at the vocational school tested positive for COVID-19.
Three candidates running for Pennsylvania’s 9th Legislative District in the state House appealed to voters Monday during forum on a multitude of district issues.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Amy Coney Barrett was confirmed to the Supreme Court late Monday by a deeply divided Senate, with Republicans overpowering Democrats to install President Donald Trump’s nominee days before the election and secure a likely conservative court majority for years to come.
President Donald Trump's rally Monday at Altoona-Blair County Airport in Martinsburg was his third stop in the region in two months.
The professional staff at Pennsylvania American Water's New Castle Water Treatment Plant received a Directors Award from the Partnership for Safe Water for 20 consecutive years of water quality excellence.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — In a late gambit to win the battleground state of Pennsylvania, President Donald Trump and his GOP allies have intensified attacks on Joe Biden over fracking, hoping to drive a wedge between the former vice president and the white, working-class voters tied to the stat…
A North Beaver Township man who was killed in an all-terrain vehicle accident Saturday in Mahoning Township has been identified as 52-year-old Daniel Abersold.
When a plaque commemorating 11 men who died in blasts at the former American Cyanamid plant was unveiled Saturday near a replica of a former Mt. Jackson gas station, it wasn’t the first time that the explosives manufacturer and the popular teen hangout were linked.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans voted overwhelmingly Sunday to advance Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett toward final confirmation despite Democratic objections, just over a week before the presidential election.
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis on Sunday named 13 new cardinals, including Washington D.C. Archbishop Wilton Gregory, who would become the first Black U.S. prelate to earn the coveted red hat.
Neshannock Township junior and senior high school students will learn virtually from home this week after two students and a staff member all tested positive for COVID-19.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The coronavirus has reached into the heart of the White House once more, less than a week before Election Day, as it scorches the nation and the president's top aide says "we're not going to control the pandemic.”
Lawrence County's worst week-long stretch of the COVID-19 pandemic continued on Saturday with three more virus-related deaths reported by health officials.
Editor’s note: This is one in a series of question-and-answer columns addressing questions from readers about voting and the many changes in the works leading up to the November election.
The state Supreme Court on Friday sided with the Department of State and ruled that mail-in ballots should not be rejected based on questions about whether voters’ signatures match those on file.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's Supreme Court ruled unanimously Friday on a key concern surrounding an avalanche of mailed ballots, prohibiting counties from rejecting them if the voter's signature on it does not resemble the signature on the voter's registration form.