DOJ subpoenas state election officials for Trump documents
DOJ subpoenas state election officials for Trump documents

Special counsel Jack Smith has subpoenaed officials in Wisconsin, Michigan, Arizona and Pennsylvania, asking for communications with or involving former President Donald Trump, his campaign aides and a list of allies involved in his efforts to try to overturn the results of the 2020 election.

28 mins ago
Shapiro taps longtime aides to top jobs in governor's office
Shapiro taps longtime aides to top jobs in governor's office

Gov.-elect Josh Shapiro is tapping longtime aides to take top positions in his office weeks before he's sworn in as Pennsylvania’s 48th governor.

3 hrs 4 mins ago
EXPLAINER: How Supreme Court case could alter US House seats
EXPLAINER: How Supreme Court case could alter US House seats

A U.S. Supreme Court case involving North Carolina's congressional districts could have ramifications for the way voting districts are drawn in other states.

3 hrs 10 mins ago
Sanitation worker hit by sign dies almost 3 months later
Sanitation worker hit by sign dies almost 3 months later

Authorities say a sanitation worker has died almost three months after he was struck in the head by a street sign during an accident in eastern Pennsylvania.

December 4th, 11:09 AM EST
Police: Same man may have shot workers in two cities
Police: Same man may have shot workers in two cities

Authorities in New York City and Philadelphia say the same person may have been responsible for shooting an on-duty Philadelphia parking authority worker and a Bronx gas station employee three days apart last month.

December 4th, 10:27 AM EST
Parents of gunman settle suit over police barracks ambush
Parents of gunman settle suit over police barracks ambush

The parents of a gunman who killed a Pennsylvania state trooper and permanently disabled another eight years ago in an ambush of a police barracks have settled a lawsuit accusing them of partial responsibility.

December 3rd, 4:12 PM EST
Non-religious voters wield clout, tilt heavily Democratic
Non-religious voters wield clout, tilt heavily Democratic

Voters with no religious affiliation supported Democratic candidates and abortion rights by staggering percentages in the 2022 midterm elections.

December 3rd, 9:18 AM EST
Philly prosecutor sues to stop lawmakers from removing him
Philly prosecutor sues to stop lawmakers from removing him

Philadelphia’s elected prosecutor is asking a state court to halt a Republican-led effort to remove him from office.

December 2nd, 6:05 PM EST
Cheerleading abuse accusations increase to 20 with Ohio case
Cheerleading abuse accusations increase to 20 with Ohio case

The latest lawsuit alleging widespread misconduct across competitive cheerleading says officials permitted two choregraphers to continue working with young athletes after they were investigated for sexual abuse.

December 1st, 1:34 PM EST
4 dead in head-on collision on Delaware highway
4 dead in head-on collision on Delaware highway

Delaware authorities say four people are dead after a head-on collision involving a wrong-way driver on an interstate highway.

December 1st, 11:58 AM EST
Terrell Owens says man he punched at CVS threatened him, fan
Terrell Owens says man he punched at CVS threatened him, fan

Retired NFL star Terrell Owens said a fight caught on camera in which he punched a man in a CVS parking lot was the result of an “aggressor” threatening him and a fan he was talking to at the California store.

November 30th, 3:33 PM EST
Pennsylvania Senate to put progressive prosecutor on trial
Pennsylvania Senate to put progressive prosecutor on trial

The Pennsylvania state Senate is beginning what could be a long and partisan process of considering whether to force Philadelphia Democratic District Attorney Larry Krasner from office.

November 30th, 9:57 AM EST
Election certification delays few, but a 'test run' for 2024
Election certification delays few, but a 'test run' for 2024

Only scattered challenges to certification of the midterm election have been reported in the U.S., none of which is based on any problems with the accuracy of the results.

November 30th, 12:06 AM EST
Recount efforts hold up Pennsylvania election certifications
Recount efforts hold up Pennsylvania election certifications

Pennsylvania elections officials say “a handful” of counties haven't fully reported results from this month’s election, at least in part because organized efforts to seek recounts are pending in court.

November 29th, 6:06 PM EST
Judge orders men who made fake robocalls to register voters
Judge orders men who made fake robocalls to register voters

An Ohio judge has ordered two men to spend 500 hours registering voters in low-income neighborhoods in Washington, D.

November 29th, 5:12 PM EST
Union journalists strike at Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Union journalists strike at Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Journalists with the Fort Worth Star-Telegram newspaper are on strike and alleging unfair labor practices by parent company McClatchy.

November 29th, 4:48 PM EST
Gas driller pleads no contest to polluting town's water
Gas driller pleads no contest to polluting town's water

Pennsylvania’s most active gas driller has pleaded no contest to criminal environmental charges in a landmark pollution case.

November 29th, 4:42 PM EST
County judge to run for Pennsylvania high court seat
County judge to run for Pennsylvania high court seat

A Republican judge from a suburban Philadelphia county says she'll run for an open seat on the Pennsylvania Supreme Court in next November’s election.

November 29th, 1:30 PM EST
Snell runs for go-ahead TD, Steelers hold off Colts 24-17
Snell runs for go-ahead TD, Steelers hold off Colts 24-17

Benny Snell Jr.’s 2-yard touchdown run with 9:55 left gave Pittsburgh the lead and the Steelers fended off a last-minute comeback bid to beat the Indianapolis Colts 24-17.

November 28th, 11:41 PM EST
Pennsylvania county deadlocks on certifying election results
Pennsylvania county deadlocks on certifying election results

Officials in a northeastern Pennsylvania county where paper shortages caused Election Day ballot problems are deadlocked on whether to report official vote tallies to the state.

November 28th, 3:11 PM EST
Pennsylvania campaign wildcard Fetterman turns to governing
Pennsylvania campaign wildcard Fetterman turns to governing

When John Fetterman goes to Washington in January as one of the Senate’s new members, he’ll bring along an irreverent style from Pennsylvania.

November 28th, 10:35 AM EST
Pennsylvania campaign wildcard Fetterman turns to governing
Pennsylvania campaign wildcard Fetterman turns to governing

When John Fetterman goes to Washington in January as one of the Senate’s new members, he’ll bring along an irreverent style from Pennsylvania.

November 28th, 9:23 AM EST
'We the People' is the White House's theme for the holidays
'We the People' is the White House's theme for the holidays

The White House says first lady Jill Biden drew inspiration from the nation's founding documents to decorate for the holidays.

November 28th, 6:05 AM EST
Democrats kept the Senate this year, but 2024 may be harder
Democrats kept the Senate this year, but 2024 may be harder

Democrats celebrating a successful effort to keep control of the U.S. Senate this year will soon confront a 2024 campaign that could prove more challenging.

November 28th, 5:41 AM EST
Hurts, Eagles run past Packers 40-33; Rodgers hurt
Hurts, Eagles run past Packers 40-33; Rodgers hurt

Jalen Hurts ran for 157 yards to set an Eagles record for a quarterback, and Packers QB Aaron Rodgers suffered an oblique injury in Philadelphia’s 40-33 victory over Green Bay.

November 27th, 11:46 PM EST
Teen charged after girl receives video about possible murder
Teen charged after girl receives video about possible murder

Authorities say a 16-year-old Pennsylvania youth is facing a criminal homicide charge after another teen reported receiving a video from him saying he had just killed someone and showing “the legs and feet of someone covered in blood.”.

November 27th, 10:46 AM EST
3 killed in Thanksgiving accident on I-79 in West Virginia
3 killed in Thanksgiving accident on I-79 in West Virginia

Authorities say three people were killed and two others were injured in a Thanksgiving Day crash along Interstate 79 in West Virginia.

November 25th, 4:06 AM EST
Titanium plant furnace blast causes roof damage, no injuries
Titanium plant furnace blast causes roof damage, no injuries

Authorities say a furnace explosion damaged the roof of a titanium plant in southeastern Pennsylvania on Thanksgiving Day, but no one was injured.

November 24th, 5:47 PM EST
Court OKs life term in 2016 police chase crash that killed 3
Court OKs life term in 2016 police chase crash that killed 3

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has ruled that a man convicted of third-degree murder in a Thanksgiving Day 2016 crash that killed three people following a police chase can be sentenced to a mandatory life prison term.

November 24th, 3:17 PM EST
Plea hearing scheduled in 'Gasland' drilling pollution case
Plea hearing scheduled in 'Gasland' drilling pollution case

A plea hearing has been scheduled for next week in the case of a natural gas driller facing felony charges in Pennsylvania over allegations it polluted a small community's drinking water.

November 23rd, 5:11 PM EST