BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. - Just a few hours after the funeral in Scranton of state police Cpl. Bryon Dickson, the FBI announced on Thursday that Eric Frein had been added to the bureau's Ten Most Wanted Fugitives List, and the reward for his capture has been increased to $175,000.
Lynne M. Abraham, the feisty former judge and Philadelphia district attorney who reigned over the city's criminal justice system for nearly two decades, says she will make a run for mayor.
Possession of a couple joints of pot is closer to being legally inconsequential in Philadelphia. City voters will get to voice an opinion on state control of the city schools. And a city councilman cast a potentially career-altering vote on principle.
SCRANTON - For more than 20 minutes Thursday morning, the only sound downtown here was that of a lone tolling bell from St. Peter's Cathedral, ringing between long silent pauses.