ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - The Democratic mayor of Pennsylvania's third-largest city defended himself Wednesday against accusations that he sold his office to campaign donors, telling a jury that while he asked business executives for political money, he didn't promise them city contracts in return.
PITTSBURGH (AP) - A woman whose affair with a married eight-term Pennsylvania congressman led to his resignation is now pursuing her own run for the U.S. House.
After a record high on Tuesday, overnight lows failed to get below the mid-50s; expect mid-70s Wednesday afternoon.
The venerated Southern Baptist minister was recalled as an expert preacher of the gospel, a dedicated evangelist who remained focused on saving souls, and a presidential counselor who eschewed politics.
Pennsylvania's new map of congressional districts, imposed by the state Supreme Court, may violate the 1965 Voting Right Act, according to Common Cause.
A cheaper Uber service means people will have to take a walk for their ride, but it will save them money.
The former Republican presidential contender held a town hall at the bankrupt PES refinery, which blames its financial woes on the federal biofuel mandate.
She looked up and saw the two troopers who had helped her outside by the curb. They were handing the ticket agent their credit cards to pay for her flight.
"I'm saying to this girl, 'I would always help you be safe no matter what,' but what I'm really thinking is, 'If someone came in with an automatic weapon and started shooting, what could I do for her?" one Philadelphia teacher said.
Timothy Canfield, of Berlin Borough, N.J., is standing trial on murder charges after prosecutors say he killed Kereti Paulsen using a high-powered bow and arrow.
Students at high schools across the U.S. are staging walkouts to protest gun violence in the wake of last week's deadly school shooting in Florida.
Camden County officials filed a pioneering lawsuit against several drug manufacturers and distributors on Wednesday, seeking to recover millions of dollars the local government has spent combatting the opioid crisis over the past decade.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - State health officials have confirmed the third death of a New Jersey child associated with the flu this season.