A new study has determined for the first time just how quickly frogs and other amphibians are disappearing around the United States, and the news is not good.
MOORE, Okla. (AP) — A massive tornado was carving its way through town. There was no time to hesitate. LaTisha Garcia had to get to her children.
And so she raced against the storm. She had 30 miles
A young black man who claims he was wrongly beaten by three Pittsburgh police officers in January 2010 will have a new trial on two of his three civil rights claims starting Nov. 4.
Authorities say a western Pennsylvania man allegedly chained his 11-year-old stepson to the dinner table after he refused to eat the food on his plate.
ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — A once-prominent swimming coach who trained thousands of children was sentenced to seven years in prison Thursday for sexually abusing one of the girls he instructed.
Richard J. Curl, who last year was banned
A court has ordered Ohio’s Transportation Department to pay $4 million to the family of a woman killed the day after Christmas 2008 when a tree fell on her car while she was driving on a state highway with her 5-year-old son, who was critically injured.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said Thursday that he will engage Congress in exploring a number of options for increased oversight of lethal drone strikes outside of war zones like Afghanistan.
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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A group that aired TV ads critical of Gov. Tom Corbett is the impetus for a planned hearing before the… More »
Democrats in the Ohio House are proposing a series of reforms they say will make Gov. John Kasich’s private nonprofit job-creation office, JobsOhio, more accountable to the public.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama was interrupted three times by a woman who shouted about drones and detainees in Cuba as he delivered a speech on national security.
The woman was identified as Medea Benjamin from the
The faith-based organization ACTION wants to help ex-felons transition back into society after they are released from prison.
The north Atlantic hurricane season begins June 1 and lasts through Nov. 30.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Authorities have broken up an alleged heroin trafficking scheme involving 18 people, who are accused of delivering the drug from Dayton… More »
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A New Jersey man will spend the rest of his life behind bars for his role in a crime that… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — A new musical featuring the songs of Bob Marley, the world premiere of William Shakespeare’s “Measure for Measure” by the innovative Fiasco Theater company and an Australian take on “Peter Pan” are among next
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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A divided Pennsylvania appeals court is upholding some charges, but not disorderly conduct, against a woman convicted after shouting a… More »
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The attorney for a former western Pennsylvania judge charged with stealing cocaine out of evidence in cases he handled says the… More »
A woman was taken to the hospital Thursday after crashing her car head-on into a utility pole in Boardman