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Pennsylvania teacher accused of drunk driving, striking 5 high school studentsupdated: Thu Mar 29 2012 21:39:00

A sixth-grade Pennsylvania teacher suspected of drunk driving allegedly struck five high school students, leaving three of them hospitalized, police in Mount Carmel Township said Thursday.

1 killed, dozens injured in Pennsylvania school bus crashupdated: Wed Mar 14 2012 17:07:00

More than two dozen students were injured and at least one person was killed when a packed school bus collided with a semi-trailer truck in southern Pennsylvania on Wednesday, officials said.

Flooding continues in Pennsylvaniaupdated: Fri Sep 09 2011 22:24:00

Plymouth, Pennsylvania, is reeling from the latest round of flooding.

River begins to recede in Pennsylvania, but flooding persistsupdated: Fri Sep 09 2011 22:24:00

The swollen Susquehanna River began receding in northern Pennsylvania on Friday as authorities there and in other eastern U.S. states hit by the remnants of Tropical Storm Lee warned the crisis is not over.

Company recalls more than 8,000 packages of smoked salmonupdated: Sat Aug 27 2011 02:48:00

Vita Food Products says it is recalling more than 8,000 packages of its smoked salmon because the product may be contaminated.

Pennsylvania man to plead guilty to terror-related chargeupdated: Wed Aug 03 2011 19:27:00

A Pennsylvania man who was facing federal terrorism-related charges in Virginia for allegedly using the Internet to solicit jihadists to kill Americans has informed the court he intends to plead guilty, according to a court filing.

School bus crash injures 15 children, 8 adults in Pennsylvaniaupdated: Mon Jun 27 2011 05:45:00

Fifteen children and eight adults are recovering from injuries after a school bus slammed into a car and rolled over near Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, authorities said.

Children injured in school bus crashupdated: Mon Jun 27 2011 05:45:00

Fifteen children and eight adults are recovering after a school bus accident in Pennsylvania. WHAG has more.

Sextuplets' mom: Our family is completeupdated: Mon Jun 06 2011 18:30:00

The mother of sextuplets talks about the birth of her three boys and three girls.

Pennsylvania woman gives birth to sextupletsupdated: Mon Jun 06 2011 18:30:00

A Pennsylvania woman has given birth to sextuplets in what she described Monday as a "miracle."

Can you spell w-i-n-n-e-r? Pennsylvania teen clinches spelling beeupdated: Fri Jun 03 2011 18:32:00

Pennsylvania teen Sukanya Roy was tantalizingly close to the Scripps National Spelling Bee's final rounds in previous years. Now, she's taken the prize.

Seven children killed in farmhouse fireupdated: Tue Mar 15 2011 06:03:00

Seven children ranging in age from 7 months to 11 years died in a Pennsylvania blaze. WHTM reports.

Funeral set for 7 children killed in Pennsylvania farmhouse fireupdated: Tue Mar 15 2011 06:03:00

A rural Pennsylvania community will say goodbye Tuesday to seven children who were killed when their parent's farmhouse went up in flames last week.

7 children die in Pennsylvania house fireupdated: Thu Mar 10 2011 01:33:00

A fire has killed seven children at a farmhouse in rural Pennsylvania, authorities said.

Neighbors lend hand after tragic fireupdated: Thu Mar 10 2011 01:33:00

Neighbors of a Pennsylvania family who lost seven children in a fire offer as much help as they can. WHP reports.

School separating kids by raceupdated: Fri Jan 28 2011 09:53:00

A school in Pennsylvania is separating kids by race. It is part of a mentoring program for black kids.

Pennsylvania school experiments with 'segregation'updated: Fri Jan 28 2011 09:53:00

A Pennsylvania high school says some students are separated by race, gender and language for a few minutes each day in an effort to boost academic scores, raising controversy over the historically contentious issue of segregation in schools.

Pennsylvania game warden killed after stopping vehicleupdated: Fri Nov 12 2010 15:25:00

A Pennsylvania wildlife officer investigating possible poaching was killed during an exchange of gunfire after making a traffic stop late Thursday, authorities said.

Police say soon-to-be dad caught smoking potupdated: Thu Nov 11 2010 14:31:00

A Pennsylvania man anticipating the birth of his child was caught smoking marijuana in a hospital parking lot, police said.

CNNMoney: Can shale gas be produced safely?updated: Mon Oct 25 2010 12:15:00

In northwest Pennsylvania, the epicenter of one of the biggest energy developments in a generation, there's a battle underway to win hearts and minds.

Pennsylvania school district settles laptop privacy lawsuitupdated: Tue Oct 12 2010 12:52:00

Several lawsuits involving privacy concerns in a laptop computer distribution program at a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania-area school district were settled late Monday.

Pennsylvania mayor defends Arizona lawupdated: Fri Sep 10 2010 09:58:00

In July, Hazleton, Pennsylvania, Mayor Lou Barletta disagreed with the federal government's actions against Arizona.

Elephant kills trainer at Pennsylvania circusupdated: Sat Apr 10 2010 04:17:00

Tragedy struck at a Pennsylvania circus Friday after a startled elephant stomped its trainer to death, police said.

Snow covers Pennsylvania roadsupdated: Fri Feb 26 2010 16:39:00

A major snow storm rolled through parts of Pennsylvania. WBRE's Eric Deabill reports.

Competitive race brews in Murtha's districtupdated: Tue Feb 16 2010 17:47:00

The mountains and valleys of southwestern Pennsylvania seem a world away from Washington, but they may soon be the scene of a fierce campaign battle between Democrats and Republicans.

Pet bear kills Pennsylvania womanupdated: Mon Oct 05 2009 11:18:00

A 37-year-old Pennsylvania woman died Sunday after being mauled by her pet black bear, authorities said.

CNNMoney: Pennsylvania withholds July payupdated: Mon Jul 20 2009 15:58:00

Pennsylvania state workers' paychecks are a little light these days.

Three factory workers 'shot dead,' mayor saysupdated: Fri Apr 24 2009 15:44:00

Police are investigating the suspicious deaths of three women who were found dead at a windshield factory in Pennsylvania.

Acid spill evacuation ends for 5,000 Pennsylvania residentsupdated: Sat Mar 21 2009 21:00:00

Some 5,000 residents in eastern Pennsylvania were allowed to return to their homes Saturday afternoon, some 12 hours after they were evacuated when a tractor-trailer carrying 33,000 pounds of toxic hydrofluoric acid overturned after the driver tried to avoid a deer, authorities said.

Pennsylvania rocked by 'jailing kids for cash' scandalupdated: Tue Feb 24 2009 10:15:00

At a friend's sleepover more than a year ago, 14-year-old Phillip Swartley pocketed change from unlocked vehicles in the neighborhood to buy chips and soft drinks. The cops caught him.

Second arrest made in devastating Pennsylvania arsonsupdated: Fri Feb 20 2009 13:15:00

Authorities have made a second arrest related to a series of arsons in the Coatesville, Pennsylvania, area, the Chester County Arson Task Force said late Thursday.

Arson suspect arrestedupdated: Fri Feb 20 2009 13:15:00

A man has been arrested in connection with a string of arsons in Coatesville, Pennsylvania.

Four more Pennsylvania fires ruled to be arsonsupdated: Sat Jan 31 2009 15:58:00

Four more fires were deliberately set early Saturday in an area of eastern Pennsylvania plagued by arsons, authorities said.

Suspicious Pennsylvania fireupdated: Sun Jan 25 2009 16:07:00

Investigators probe the latest in a series of possible arson fires in southeastern Pennsylvania.

Election on pace to shatter voter turnout recordsupdated: Tue Nov 04 2008 22:56:00

Americans hit the polls Tuesday in numbers that officials across the country believed would shatter election turnout records.

Who will win Pennsylvania?updated: Mon Nov 03 2008 14:22:00

Pennsylvania Sens. Arlen Specter and Bob Casey discuss what the polls indicate in their presidential battleground state.

Straight-ticket voting not straightforwardupdated: Thu Oct 30 2008 11:56:00

A number of states try to make voting a little easier by allowing voters to choose all the candidates from a single party with a single vote.

Toxic cloud in Pennsylvaniaupdated: Sun Oct 12 2008 08:07:00

CNN's Don Lemon has the latest developments on a chemical leak in western Pennsylvania. Thousands Flee Pennsylvania Chemical Leakupdated: Sun Oct 12 2008 02:00:00

A corrosive liquid overflowed from a tank at a chemical plant in western Pennsylvania on Saturday, evaporating into a toxic cloud No Smoking on Campus? Pennsylvania Smokers Fumeupdated: Mon Sep 29 2008 06:00:00

A Pennsylvania ban on lighting up anywhere on university property is drawing strong opposition

Flight 93 rememberedupdated: Thu Sep 11 2008 14:19:00

A ceremony is held to remember the 9/11 victims who died in Shanksville, Pennsylvania.

AC360: Mapping Pennsylvaniaupdated: Tue Apr 22 2008 15:22:00

Anderson talks with John King at the map board about who is going to have a big night in the Pennsylvania primary.

Your guide to the Pennsylvania primaryupdated: Tue Apr 22 2008 10:32:00

Pennsylvania voters will finally get to weigh in on the Democratic presidential race Tuesday, the first contest on the primary calendar in six weeks.

Dems in Pennsylvaniaupdated: Tue Apr 22 2008 10:32:00

CNN's Candy Crowley tells John Roberts where things stand between Sens. Clinton and Obama.

Wanted: Single women voters in Pennsylvaniaupdated: Mon Apr 21 2008 17:10:00

Maria Wing is a lawyer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She's 28 years old, single and in debt.

Polls: Democratic race tightening in Pennsylvaniaupdated: Tue Apr 08 2008 11:13:00

The Democratic presidential race is tightening in Pennsylvania ahead of its April 22 primary, according to a new CNN analysis of recent polls in the key campaign state.

Ten killed in Pennsylvania house fireupdated: Thu Apr 03 2008 14:45:00

Ten people were killed Thursday after fire swept through a house outside Brockway, Pennsylvania, authorities said.

CNNMoney: For Pa. voters, economy is Job 1updated: Wed Apr 02 2008 17:48:00

Holly McCarthy, a press worker at Offset Paperback Manufacturers, lives from paycheck to paycheck. That's getting harder to do as she finds herself shelling out more for gas and groceries.

Clinton: Obama camp wants to end raceupdated: Tue Apr 01 2008 17:35:00

As Sen. Hillary Clinton's underdog campaign soldiers on through Pennsylvania, Indiana and North Carolina, she has begun casting herself as a champion of democracy. The Blue-Collar Battle in Pennsylvaniaupdated: Tue Apr 01 2008 12:00:00

Obama is trying to unnerve Clinton by campaigning in working-class areas that are expected to give her a big victory

Pennsylvania's demographics could usher Clinton to a winupdated: Wed Mar 26 2008 11:45:00

Sens. Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama are preparing for their face-off in Pennsylvania -- where the demographics appear to play in Clinton's favor and voters might be less receptive to Obama's message of "change."

Pennsylvania's black votersupdated: Wed Mar 26 2008 11:45:00

CNN's Jason Carroll reports on how black voters in Pennsylvania will affect the Democratic primary. Exclusive: Clinton Vows to Push On updated: Wed Mar 26 2008 02:00:00

Hillary Clinton expresses confidence in her chances and in the Democrats' ability to unite once the race is decided Obama Plays Catch-Up in Pennsylvaniaupdated: Tue Mar 25 2008 16:00:00

Trailing in the polls in the next big primary state, the Democratic front-runner hopes a strong registration drive will help turn out new supporters

Police: Pennsylvania boy planned 'Columbine' event at high schoolupdated: Thu Oct 11 2007 23:06:00

Police have taken into custody a 14-year-old boy who is suspected of planning a "Columbine" type event at a Pennsylvania high school, a police spokesman said.

Remembering 9/11updated: Tue Sep 11 2007 13:19:00

Relatives of September 11 victims and government officials marked the sixth anniversary of the 2001 terror attacks.

Fortune: As bees go missing, a $9.3B crisis lurksupdated: Tue Aug 28 2007 02:55:00

It's a sweet time for honeybees in the rolling hills of eastern Pennsylvania, and the ones humming around Dennis vanEngelsdorp seem too preoccupied by the blooming knapweed nearby to sting him as he carefully lifts the top off their hive. VanEngelsdorp, Pennsylvania's state apiarist, spots signs of plenty within: honeycomb stocked with yellow pollen, neat rows of wax hexagons housing larval bees, and a fertile queen churning out eggs.

Commentary: Illegal immigration is a self-inflicted woundupdated: Tue Jul 31 2007 05:57:00

We already knew we had broken borders. And when Congress chickened out on immigration reform and showed that it's not equipped to tackle anything more challenging than pork or pay raises, we knew we had a broken branch. Now it's clear that we have a broken dialogue.

Mayor says fight far from overupdated: Fri Jul 27 2007 03:05:00

Mayor says fight far from over

Federal court throws out limits on illegal immigrants updated: Fri Jul 27 2007 03:05:00

A federal court Thursday struck down ordinances passed by Hazleton, Pennsylvania, that were intended to limit where illegal immigrants could live and work.

Nor'easter pounds New York and East Coastupdated: Mon Apr 16 2007 01:21:00

As an oncoming nor'easter dumped heavy rains along the mid-Atlantic coast, Mayor Michael Bloomberg urged New Yorkers to use mass transit Monday and take other precautions.

Scores get goods from beached shipupdated: Mon Jan 22 2007 04:36:00

Scores of people have descended on a British beach to salvage wine and motorcycles washed up from a stricken cargo ship amid a race to prevent an environmental disaster as 200 tons of oil leaked from the vessel.

Fortune: Money makerupdated: Fri Jan 19 2007 15:34:00

I've been working here since 1974. At that time, I was an illustrator but had never sculpted. Since then I've designed 35 medals and 43 coins. We are all classically trained, and we demand a lot [o...

Money Magazine: The Best College Savings Plan is Getting Betterupdated: Mon Jan 01 2007 00:01:00

The cost of a college education may be rising scary fast, but the act of saving for it is finally getting cheaper. Competition has broken out among providers of 529s--the tax-advantaged plans for f...

Houses explode in Pennsylvania cityupdated: Sat Dec 09 2006 15:13:00

Explosions leveled three houses Saturday afternoon in Allentown, Pennsylvania, and damaged two others.

The 7 kids' health myths every mom should ignoreupdated: Thu Dec 07 2006 09:12:00

When it comes to colds, flu, stomach bugs, and ear infections, everyone has a theory. Some have been passed down through generations, or are based on outdated science. A few just seem like common sense. But whatever their origin, many just aren't true. The facts behind these myths:

CNNMoney: Let's go get stoneupdated: Tue Dec 05 2006 16:46:00

Fred and Wilma may have had it right; living in a stone house can be give residents a sense of comfort, security and solidity.

FSB: Soda on creditupdated: Mon Oct 23 2006 17:49:00

The sixth time is a charm for USA Technologies, based in Malvern, Pa. This summer the company inked a deal to incorporate the sixth version of its e-Port device - a credit card reader for vending m...

One killed in Pennsylvania coal mine accidentupdated: Mon Oct 23 2006 13:35:00

A Pennsylvania coal mine accident killed at least one worker Monday morning, the state Department of Environmental Protection said.

Fortune: Sunoco ranks No. 65 on FORTUNE's 100 Fastest-Growing Companies Listupdated: Thu Sep 21 2006 10:14:00

Sunoco ranks no. 65 on Fortune's 2006 list of the 100 Fastest-Growing Companies. The Philadelphia, Pennsylvania-based company saw profits rise at a rate of 86% and revenues grow 33% with a stock return of 57% on average annually over the past three years.

Greenfield: A gathering anti-incumbent storm?updated: Fri Aug 25 2006 10:24:00

A governor, two House members, 17 state legislators in Pennsylvania, a U.S. senator -- maybe two.

Fortune: You do what? Purveyor of exotic sodasupdated: Wed Aug 02 2006 15:11:00

I always wanted to be a historian. Little did I know that combining that interest with my passion for soda would make our family business a success.

Money Magazine: Get the Scoopupdated: Tue Aug 01 2006 00:01:00

Remember how the sound of an ice cream truck used to echo through the dense, hot air of the neighborhood? How kids would come running from backyards, lured by the promise of cold, sweet relief? Tho...

Chess prodigy death plunge mysteryupdated: Fri Jul 28 2006 08:38:00

A promising young woman British chess player taking part in a chess tournament in the Czech Republic has died after a mystery fall from her hotel room.

Pennsylvania governor on flooding: 'We dodged a bullet'updated: Fri Jun 30 2006 00:45:00

Residents in northeast Pennsylvania and New York are breathing sighs of relief Friday after flood walls and levees held their own against flooding that has killed at least 14 people in four states.

Levees hold Susquehanna; Delaware River ragesupdated: Thu Jun 29 2006 06:26:00

Levees contained the swollen Susquehanna River in northeastern Pennsylvania, enabling thousands of evacuees to head back home Thursday, while the Delaware River threatened the southeastern part of the state.

Hundreds of thousands flee Northeast floodsupdated: Wed Jun 28 2006 10:07:00

At least 10 people were killed and hundreds of thousands displaced in the U.S. Northeast as major rivers and their tributaries overflowed their banks Wednesday.

Money Magazine: Boosting Value: 3 great upgradesupdated: Fri May 12 2006 09:47:00

There's a short-term and a long-term question to ask before renovating your home.

Money Magazine: How I Did itupdated: Mon May 01 2006 00:01:00


Coming soon: Download-to-own filmsupdated: Thu Mar 23 2006 09:07:00

Universal Pictures and the online rental firm Lovefilm are launching what they say is the world's first download-to-own movie service in Britain next month.

Money Magazine: How I Did Itupdated: Wed Mar 01 2006 00:01:00


New York man falls ill with anthrax updated: Wed Feb 22 2006 15:35:00

A New York musician has tested positive for anthrax that authorities say came from unprocessed animal skins used to make traditional African instruments.

'Suicide bomb' protester arrestedupdated: Tue Feb 07 2006 04:24:00

A man who dressed as a suicide bomber during London protests against cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed has been arrested, police said.

Money Magazine: Market Mavenupdated: Thu Dec 01 2005 00:01:00

Q My adviser wants us to invest our money in a variable life insurance plan, where we can avoid taxes. Would it be better to buy term life insurance and invest in mutual funds? --Jason Keck, Three ...

CNNMoney: Hold the stuffing: Recall announcedupdated: Wed Nov 23 2005 12:01:00

Thousands of bags of stuffing are being recalled along the east coast after ingredient labels were found to omit wheat and dairy, items that could cause allergic reactions in some people.

CNNMoney: Property tax paybackupdated: Tue Nov 22 2005 10:35:00

Fed up with years of rapidly rising property taxes, homeowners are finally getting something back.

Teen charged with killing girl's parentsupdated: Wed Nov 16 2005 14:42:00

An 18-year-old Pennsylvania man accused of killing the parents of his 14-year-old girlfriend and fleeing with her to Indiana is being held without bail on charges of criminal homicide, kidnapping and reckless endangerment.

CNNMoney: Worst 10 states for auto-deer collisionsupdated: Fri Nov 04 2005 07:32:00

Pennsylvania ranks first among the top ten worst states for vehicle-deer collisions, according to an insurance survey published Thursday.

Your e-mails: Balancing nature, commerceupdated: Tue Oct 25 2005 10:55:00

Development and storms have eroded much of the coastal wetlands that provide "speed bumps" for approaching storms. asked readers whether steps should be taken to build them back. Here is a sampling of those responses, some of which have been edited:

Bluetooth device to save stroke victims updated: Mon Aug 15 2005 11:15:00

A British computer scientist is developing a portable brain scanner that could help prevent people from suffering brain damage after they have a stroke.

Agony of search for loved onesupdated: Sat Jul 09 2005 09:05:00

Relatives and friends were continuing an agonizing search for the missing in the London bombings that killed at least 50 people.

Passengers get back on bus 30updated: Fri Jul 08 2005 04:41:00

Bus number 30 was full of commuters Friday morning, despite the previous day's bomb blast, which tore through a bus in the heart of London, traveling on the same route.

CNNMoney: Oops! US Air round trip for $1.86updated: Tue Apr 19 2005 07:17:00

US Airways mistakenly sold round-trip flights for $1.86 to more than 1,000 customers over the weekend.

The 'big tent' of the Democratsupdated: Tue Mar 22 2005 14:23:00

In what is still seen as a gratuitous snub of the approximately two out of five Democratic voters who, according to independent surveys, consider themselves to be "pro-life" on the abortion issue, Pennsylvania's pro-life Gov. Robert P. Casey was denied the chance to speak at the 1992 Democratic convention.

FSB: Grass is Greenerupdated: Tue Feb 01 2005 00:01:00

Talk about a growing business: Roofscapes installs rooftop gardens, which offer more insulation than traditional coverings. Green roofs cost more but last longer, claims Roofscapes founder and prin...

Panel to select finalists for Flight 93 memorial updated: Tue Jan 25 2005 09:40:00

Nine jurors have begun reviewing proposals for a permanent memorial for the 40 passengers and crew aboard United Airlines Flight 93, which was hijacked September 11, 2001, and crashed in a Pennsylvania field after a passenger uprising.

Interstate reopens after 70-vehicle pileupupdated: Sun Dec 19 2004 13:49:00

Authorities reopened Interstate 80 near Pennsylvania's border with Ohio on Sunday night, hours after an estimated 70 vehicles crashed in near-whiteout conditions.

Poll: Presidential race too close to call in 3 statesupdated: Mon Aug 30 2004 04:05:00

A CNN/USA Today/Gallup telephone survey released Sunday indicates that voters in Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, and Iowa are pretty evenly split on who they want in the White House, the economy, and the war in Iraq.

Scientists plan teeth that regrow updated: Mon May 03 2004 03:40:00

False teeth could become a thing of the past thanks to stem cell technology, scientists at London University say.

More snow and ice head eastupdated: Mon Jan 26 2004 08:21:00

A major winter storm is taking aim at central New York and Pennsylvania, according to the National Weather Service, and some mid-Atlantic states are bracing for another day of dangerous icy conditions Tuesday.

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