Dubbed “Operation Tactical Teddy Bear,” Penn State students collected stuffed animals during the spring semester to give the Middleton Police department to give kids in stressful situations.
A pit bull burst through a backyard fence, made its way into a nearby minivan and mauled two young children as they sat helplessly strapped into their car seats, police said.
A suspicious fire destroyed a historic train station in Western Pennsylvania, fire officials told Fox News.
A Pennsylvania homeowner is reminded about the alarm clock that's stuck in the wall of his home when it goes off -- every day for the last 13 years.
A 4-year-old boy whose mother is a Pennsylvania volunteer firefighter shot himself in the face and died, according to reports Monday.
Authorities are on scene after a minivan ran into a newsstand at a busy Center City streetcorner, striking two pedestrians.
Protesters are planning to rally against President Trump in Philadelphia next month as they call for his impeachment.
Even amid ubiquitous predications of a decline in coal extraction, the mine has been praised locally as an economic lifeline for a region hard hit by the decline in coal-fired power plants and – despite Corsa starting work on the mine last August - been hailed by President Trump as proof that environmental deregulation will bring jobs to the struggling industry.
Philadelphia Police have offered preliminary information regarding a police-involved shooting that took place in North Philadelphia on Thursday evening which left one suspect dead.
A Michigan man, apparently upset because his food included onions, is jailed on charges he made drunken threats to shoot the owner of a Pittsburgh restaurant before exposing himself.
State Police say four people are dead in a murder-suicide in a northeast Pennsylvania supermarket.
Four teens are in custody in connection to this disturbing viral video depicting some youngsters punching a man with intellectual disabilities.
Ex-Penn State President Graham Spanier and two other former school administrators were sentenced Friday to at least two months in jail each for failing to report now-convicted sexual predator Jerry Sandusky to law enforcement.
The FBI is pursuing new leads in the cold case murder of a police chief from a small Pennsylvania town nearly four decades ago, according to a report Friday.
Jerry “JDog” Flanagan and his wife bought a jeep and took to the streets to drum up business for JDog Junk Removal and Hauling.
Police in northeastern Pennsylvania say they've put about $1,600 worth of crack cocaine in their "lost and found box" in hopes of reuniting the drug with its rightful owner.
A Pennsylvania man faces charges after he mocked and then sucker-punched a person with cerebral palsy as he left a convenience store.
A Pennsylvania man faces charges after he mocked and then sucker-punched a person with cerebral palsy as he left a convenience store.
Pennsylvania State Police say a 22-month-old boy was found locked in a makeshift wooden cage, and two younger siblings were also left alone in the same home, leading police to jail the father on child endangerment charges.
A school bus flipped over on its side in Lancaster County, Pa. as students were on their way to school Wednesday morning.
Four former Pi Delta Psi fraternity members pleaded guilty to manslaughter Monday in the 2013 hazing death of Baruch College freshman Chun “Michael” Deng.
The state's top prosecutor on Friday charged a speeding Amtrak engineer with causing a catastrophe, involuntary manslaughter and other crimes in a 2015 derailment that came after he accelerated to 106 mph on a 50 mph curve.
The Latest on a deadly Amtrak crash in Philadelphia (all times local): 7 p.m.
A law professor says Pennsylvania's attorney general has several choices in handling a judge's order to charge the speeding Amtrak engineer involved in a deadly crash.
Philadelphia's top prosecutor will go on trial later than initially planned in a federal bribery case that involves charges he promised legal favors in exchange for $100,000 worth of cash and gifts.
Prosecutors say six former Pennsylvania prison guards have been charged in connection with the assault of two inmates.
An attorney who helped represent former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky at his child sex abuse trial will be resentenced for embezzling $767,000 from his clients because a sentencing judge made a math error.
A Philadelphia judge has ordered prosecutors to charge the speeding Amtrak engineer involved in a 2015 derailment that killed eight people and injured about 200, days after they declined to do so.
A man has admitted bribing Philadelphia's indicted district attorney with gifts and cash.
A Philadelphia judge has ordered prosecutors to criminally charge the speeding Amtrak engineer involved in a 2015 derailment that killed eight people and injured about 200.
A Pennsylvania woman who doused another woman in gasoline during an argument about her smoking while she fueled up is headed to prison.
Jerry Sandusky is arguing his former defense lawyers didn't properly represent him and wants a do-over of the 2012 trial that produced a 45-count conviction for child sexual abuse.
A woman's Facebook post about her coworker's act of kindness is gaining a lot of attention.
Police say the suspect in a Home Depot theft in Pennsylvania escaped on the hood of a getaway car.
Defense attorneys say emotional testimony by a Pennsylvania state trooper's widow was unfair to his killer and the death penalty imposed in his case should be overturned.
After Congress passed a new law allowing Sept. 11 victims' families to sue Saudi Arabia in U.S. courts, opponents mounted an expensive political campaign, including paying American military veterans to visit Capitol Hill and warn lawmakers about what they said could be unintended consequences.
A man with a criminal record for exposing himself to women in South Carolina was briefly hired as a vice principal at a Pennsylvania high school.
A Pennsylvania day care worker charged with coaxing 3- and 4-year-old children to use obscenities on camera has died while awaiting trial.
A Pennsylvania police sergeant has been jailed on charges he stole thousands of dollars from his department to feed his casino gambling habit.
Police in Pennsylvania are looking for a theft suspect who they say punched a police officer and jumped on top of a getaway car, riding to freedom on the vehicle's hood.
Customs agents in Philadelphia say they found 8 grams (0.28 ounces) of heroin stuffed inside a congratulatory greeting card shipped from the Netherlands.
Federal authorities have expanded a bribery case against the city's top prosecutor but say they don't plan to delay his scheduled May 31 trial.
Philadelphia District Attorney's Office announced on Tuesday no criminal charges will not be filed in the deadly 2015 train derailment that killed eight people and injured more than 200 others.
The speeding Amtrak engineer involved in a derailment that killed eight people and injured about 200 others in Philadelphia won't face criminal charges, the city district attorney's office said Tuesday.
Eight members of a Penn State University fraternity are expected to appear before a judge to face charges that stem from the death of a pledge after an alcohol hazing ritual.
She is the first high school student from HACC’s Gettysburg Campus to earn a college degree before earning a high school diploma.
Penn State students were charged in connection with the death of Timothy Piazza, who suffered fatal injuries at a Beta Theta Pi pledge party.
The parents of two black brothers say in a lawsuit that Pennsylvania school officials didn't shield the boys from racist taunts, including when another student draped a Confederate flag over one of the boys.
Logan has the energy and curiosity of your every day 3-year-old boy but he has a head start in paying it forward. He took care of a group of police officers Thursday morning.
A lawyer for a Pennsylvania man accused of raping an 8-year-old boy at parties for people dressed in animal costumes says the accusations are simply a money grab.
A Penn State University fraternity member calling 911 for help in a case that has led to charges against 18 students following an alcohol-fueled party calmly told a dispatcher "we have a friend who's unconscious." The call from Beta Theta Pi member Ryan McCann wasn't made for nearly 12 hours after Timothy Piazza fell face-first down a basement stairway Feb. 2.
After charges against 18 Penn State fraternity brothers in the death of one of their pledges, the university is setting up for proceedings of its own.
A Penn State fraternity member said Sunday that he repeatedly told other members to call 911 when he found Timothy Piazza unconscious on a couch, but no one did.
Federal prosecutors and an attorney representing a fired Pittsburgh police sergeant accused of punching a drunken man outside a football stadium are sparring over whether other officers should be allowed to wear uniforms while attending the trial.
A boy's lost cellphone ended up in a New Jersey garbage dump and survived.
A son of former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno has been elected to the university's board of trustees.
Eighteen members of a now-shuttered fraternity at Penn State University and the frat itself are facing criminal charges in the death of a student who was fatally injured in a fall during an alcohol-fueled pledge night.
A woman who said she was raped in a bathroom between periods of an NHL playoff game Wednesday night reportedly told police she screamed for a half-hour during the attack but no one helped her.
A woman says she was sexually assaulted in a bathroom during a Pittsburgh Penguins playoff hockey game.
A former crime lab employee in Pittsburgh allegedly stole and used drugs flagged as evidence, the Allegheny County Police Department said.
The rector of a church-owned retirement home for Roman Catholic priests has admitted embezzling a half-million to pay for casino visits, high-end dinners and Philadelphia Pops concerts.
Officials say a 19-year-old student has died after he fell from a fifth-floor balcony at a Catholic university in Pittsburgh.
A Pennsylvania woman drove around with her newborn daughter's corpse in a cardboard box, and has been jailed on abuse of a corpse and other charges, court records show.
A Pennsylvania man who police say bit the tip off a woman's nose has been jailed on attempted homicide and other charges.
Before you post something on a public website, you might want to consider whether it’s something you’d say in front of your grandmother.
Philadelphia police hope surveillance video will help them identify some 30 vandals who damaged luxury cars and new buildings and left behind an anti-gentrification message.
A new report finds the Philadelphia Police Department's stop-and-frisk practices are improving, but also shows officers are still stopping thousands of people without a legal reason.
Police say a Pennsylvania woman fractured her infant's skull and tried to blame the injuries on her 6-year-old son.
A Pennsylvania pastor who rejects modern medicine again faces a criminal charge related to his granddaughter's death from pneumonia less than two weeks after the prosecution was thrown out.
Public school teachers, immigration advocates and social and racial justice groups are taking to the streets in May Day demonstrations across the state.
Philadelphia's top prosecutor intends to push federal prosecutors to trial in a 23-count bribery case just two months after his arrest.
A Perry County girl was killed Sunday morning, while camping in Lancaster County.
A suburban Philadelphia pastor accused of sexually assaulting and impregnating a teenager has pleaded guilty and been sentenced to three to six years in prison after a judge rejected an earlier plea agreement as too lenient.
A federal judge in Pennsylvania is keeping alive a lawsuit by nonbelievers who want to be allowed to give invocations at the start of state House sessions.
Pennsylvania's high court has affirmed the death sentence for a man convicted in the 2012 murders of a baby and her grandmother in what prosecutors called a botched kidnapping plot.
Crews have unearthed more than 300 cannonballs at a construction site in Pittsburgh, a public safety official told Fox News.
The Latest on the trial of a gunman who shot two Pennsylvania troopers at their barracks (all times local): 12:40 p.m.
A Pittsburgh-area insurance agent has pleaded guilty in a promissory note scam that federal prosecutors say defrauded customers out of $8.2 million since 2002.
A bell tolled the fate of a gunman after a jury on Wednesday condemned him to die for shooting two Pennsylvania troopers at their barracks in a late-night ambush, killing one and leaving a second with devastating injuries.
Sentencing has been scheduled for three former top officials at Penn State University who were convicted of child endangerment in the Jerry Sandusky molestation scandal.
The Latest on the trial of a survivalist who ambushed two troopers at a state police barracks (all times local): 4:25 p.m.
A local man celebrated his 97th birthday in a big way by fulfilling a dream he always had.
Testimony has ended in a hearing to determine whether a gunman gets the death penalty or life without parole for ambushing two Pennsylvania troopers at their barracks.
A suspect who robbed a local Dunkin’ Donuts in North Philadelphia was caught on video getting in a good stretch before committing his crime.
The Latest on the trial of a survivalist who ambushed two troopers at a state police barracks (all times local): 2:55 p.m.
A Pennsylvania woman has been sentenced to four to 10 years in prison in the death of a disabled man whose foot wounds became severely infected and filled with maggots.
The gunman who ambushed two Pennsylvania State Police troopers at their barracks in 2014 won't take the stand to try to persuade jurors to spare his life.
The Latest on the trial of a survivalist who ambushed two troopers at a state police barracks (all times local): 2:40 p.m.
A Pennsylvania mother, her son and his 3-year-old daughter have been found shot to death in what authorities say was an apparent murder-suicide stemming from a custody dispute over the child.
A judge on Monday denied a request for an emergency competency hearing after a survivalist convicted of ambushing two Pennsylvania State Police troopers refused to communicate with his lawyers during the penalty phase of his capital murder trial.
A former karate instructor accused of sexually assaulting students will stand trial in Pennsylvania on charges he tried to have witnesses killed.
A Pennsylvania man has been convicted for his role in death of a 9-year-old boy, who overdosed on a powerful painkiller while in his care.
Copies of the image of 74-year-old Robert Goodwin Sr. will be given to his children and grandchildren for free.
Jurors are learning about the life of a state police trooper gunned down in a 2014 ambush as they weigh a potential death sentence for his killer.
A convicted bank robber paroled in 2011 is under arrest again, charged with carrying out a new string of holdups in the Philadelphia area as the man dubbed the "Straw Hat Bandit." The FBI arrested 57-year-old Richard Boyle on Thursday on charges he committed 11 bank robberies from 2012 through 2016.
The Latest on the death penalty hearing for the convicted killer of a Pennsylvania state trooper (all times local): 4:45 p.m.
Three Franciscan friars have asked a judge to dismiss criminal charges that they didn't properly supervise a suspected sexual predator accused of molesting more than 100 children, most at a Pennsylvania high school.
The University of Pennsylvania says unrecognized fraternities and sororities will be held to the same standards as official groups as part of a more formal relationship with the school.
A survivalist who shot and killed a Pennsylvania State Police trooper and injured another in an ambush at their barracks will now fight for his own life following his conviction on capital murder charges.
Pennsylvania's attorney general's office is charging a dozen people as part of an organized crime ring that it says made millions of dollars renting out fraudulently obtained license plates, primarily in New York City.
The Latest on a judge's decision to throw out a charge against a pastor in a faith healing death (all times local): 4:25 p.m.
The Latest on the trial of a survivalist charged with ambushing two troopers at a Pennsylvania State Police barracks (all times local): 1:30 p.m.
The leader of a Pennsylvania church that rejects modern medicine won't stand trial on a charge that he failed to report suspected abuse when his granddaughter died of pneumonia.
Jurors have heard closing arguments in the trial of a survivalist charged with ambushing two troopers at a Pennsylvania State Police barracks.