The Latest: Major votes lined up in Pennsylvania Legislature
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The latest news from an efforts by Pennsylvania Republican lawmakers to line up various pieces of major legislation for floor votes (all times local):...
What to expect if Wolf, lawmakers can't agree on a budget
Pennsylvania might not have a budget in place when the new fiscal year begins. Here's a look at what to expect:...
Family of businessman killed in train crash sues Amtrak
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The family of a businessman killed when a speeding passenger train derailed near Philadelphia accused Amtrak of negligence and outrageous conduct in a wrongful-death lawsuit filed Monday....
Police union donates iPads, offers reward in school theft
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Philadelphia's police union is donating 20 iPads to a Catholic elementary school that's reeling from the theft of more than $17,000 worth of electronics....
Airline ops manager working on 9/11 is charged in sex sting
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- An American Airlines operations manager who was among the few people to learn of the first 9/11 hijacking before the jet struck the World Trade Center has been arrested near Pittsburgh in an online child-sex sting....
Ohio, Indiana, Michigan divide money to help Lake Erie
PERRYSBURG, Ohio (AP) -- Ohio will get much of the $17.5 million in federal money going to farmers to help reduce the algae problem in Lake Erie....
New York formalizes ban on fracking, ending 7-year review
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York formalized its ban on high-volume hydraulic fracturing for natural gas on Monday, concluding a seven-year environmental and health review that drew a record number of public comments....
Pirates staying patient as Polanco searches for consistency
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A year ago, Gregory Polanco was the next big thing. When the Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder was called up to the big leagues last June, his arrival was viewed as a coronation....
Pennsylvania's new treasurer Reese reports for work
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania's new state treasurer is spending his first day on the job....
Man resentenced to 15 to 30 years in walking trail slaying
INDIANA, Pa. (AP) -- One of two men convicted in what authorities called a drug-related slaying on a western Pennsylvania walking trail has been resentenced to 15 to 30 years in prison....
The Greek Prime Minister announced last Friday a referendum asking whether to accept the austerity measures imposed by the country’s most recent bailout terms demanded by the International Monetary Fund. A payment of $1.71 billion is due today. The country’s banks were closed Monday and will remain closed until after the referendum. Credit agencies have said that a missed payment would leave the country’s banking sector closer to default and a potential exit from the Eurozone.
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