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36 min ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion
A man who broke his silence after three decades in a central Pennsylvania firebombing and double murder has been sentenced to time served and will be eligible for parole immediately.
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4 hrs ago | PennLive.com
Saying it had no legal duty to protect the victim under the circumstances, the owner of the former Dragonfly nightclub is seeking dismissal of a lawsuit filed by the family of a man who was fatally stabbed outside the Harrisburg bar .
6 hrs ago | 6 ABC
Vehicles are piled up in an accident, Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in Bensalem, Pa. Traffic accidents involving multiple tractor trailers and dozens of cars have completely blocked one side of the Pennsylvania Turnpike outside Philadelphia and caused some injuries.
7 hrs ago | WGAL-TV Lancaster
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8 hrs ago | WPMT-TV York
A man and a woman linked to Monday's double shooting that left two people brain dead have been identified and charged by police in South Lebanon Township.
8 hrs ago | PennLive.com
Akeita Harden, 29, left, of Lebanon, and Rick Lavar Cannon, 34, of Harrisburg, have both been charged with criminal homicide in connection to a double fatal shooting that occurred in South Lebanon Township.
8 hrs ago | ABC 27
Police have identified two people jailed for criminal homicide and other charges after a shooting Monday morning in South Lebanon Township.
A woman had to be rescued after she walked out onto thinning ice covering the Susquehanna River near the Market Street bridge in Harrisburg.
Dauphin County Democratic Committee chose not to endorse State Representative Patty Kim for reelection.
Jerry Wayne Ricks, 34, formerly of 1859 Spring Road in North Middleton Township, also faces charges of criminal use of a communication facility and obscene and other sexual materials and performances, according to township police.
Maurice Rucker, 29, of York, was taken into custody Monday on charges of reckless endangerment, unlawful possession of a firearm, and carrying a firearm without a license, police said.
Pennsylvania expanded gambling in the last year to allow games of chance in taverns.
Moving the capital city's St. Patrick's Day parade to the weekend after the holiday might benefit downtown businesses - at least that's the hope of event organizers and local officials.
Frigid weather this winter has resulted in more than cabin fever for some Pennsylvania electric customers.
HARRISBURG, Pa. - A prosecutor in central Pennsylvania says his office is investigating whether one of Jerry Sandusky's former defense attorneys stole "a significant amount of client funds."
Fire chief Brian Enterline said state police fire investigators determined someone lit items on fire inside the empty building along the 1500-block of Vernon Street at around 7 p.m. Saturday.
The 40th Annual Pennsylvania Home Show wrapped up today in Harrisburg. The four-day show kicked off Thursday at the Farm Show Complex Homeowners from across the state visited with nearly 300 vendors and exhibitors.