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In early November, Pennsylvania's doctors and hospitals learned that fewer patients than ever are dying after heart surgery and fewer are having to return to the hospital because of incomplete care or other complications.
I am liking the Pennsylvania Democratic Party's online tactics in exposing Governor Tom Corbett's extreme right-wing agenda: Do you think it's time that Tom Corbett starts telling the truth about the disastrous effects of his out-of-touch policies? That's why we launched http://www.tomcorbettforgovernor.org .
The following was provided to Patch: State investments of $10 million in aviation grants and $16.1 million in rail freight grants will help improve facilities, help businesses expand operations and ensure safety across Pennsylvania.
Political Action Committee spending in Pennsylvania during the 2011-12 election cycle was again dominated by unions and liberal organizations, according to a biennial study released by the Pennsylvania Business Council and reported by MediaTrackersPA.
A bill that would authorize the Pennsylvania Game Commission to set a bounty on coyotes is advancing in the Legislature after winning the approval of the state House of Representatives.
Roosemberth Palacios, 16, says he aced a difficult engineering course offered online by a professor from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
That's what The New York Times suggested today , drawing on new research from the University of Pennsylvania.
Sleep, or the lack of it, seems to affect just about every aspect of human physiology.
Coming on the heels of a report noting that total revenue from Pennsylvania slot machines for November was down 1.3 percent from last November, the state Senate last week passed a resolution, calling for a study of gambling in Pennsylvania, including the possibility of legalizing online gambling.
Sandy Ferlanie and Christine Donato are among the families sharing their stories with the "Why Marriage Matters Pennsylvania" campaign.
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett's pick for Department of Environmental Protection Secretary sparked controversy last week when, during his confirmation hearing, he told the state Senate's Judiciary Committee that he was unaware of any "adverse impacts" of climate change on humans or animals.
Corinne Trively and husband Ed, of Hampden Twp., designed a memorial - silhouettes of 20 children made out of plywood - in honor of the children killed in the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.
That's what I thought when I read radical pundit Matthew Brouillette's Nov. 20 op-ed.
The head of the Pennsylvania Medical Society foresees an at least temporary shortage of doctors as the new federal health care law continues to roll out.
As more Americans sign up online for healthcare under the Affordable Care Act, there is a growing envy among Pennsylvanians who would qualify for expanded Medicaid, but won't get it come January.
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation has lifted the speed limit restrictions that were in place Tuesday morning on several roadways in the Lehigh Valley region: The speed limits on those sections of roadways had been reduced to 45 mph earlier Tuesday because of the snow storm.