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.
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.
Plymouth, Pennsylvania, is reeling from the latest round of flooding.
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.
Vita Food Products says it is recalling more than 8,000 packages of its smoked salmon because the product may be contaminated.
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.
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.
Fifteen children and eight adults are recovering after a school bus accident in Pennsylvania. WHAG has more.
The mother of sextuplets talks about the birth of her three boys and three girls.
A Pennsylvania woman has given birth to sextuplets in what she described Monday as a "miracle."
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 ranging in age from 7 months to 11 years died in a Pennsylvania blaze. WHTM reports.
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.
A fire has killed seven children at a farmhouse in rural Pennsylvania, authorities said.
Neighbors of a Pennsylvania family who lost seven children in a fire offer as much help as they can. WHP reports.
A school in Pennsylvania is separating kids by race. It is part of a mentoring program for black kids.
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.
A Pennsylvania wildlife officer investigating possible poaching was killed during an exchange of gunfire after making a traffic stop late Thursday, authorities said.
A Pennsylvania man anticipating the birth of his child was caught smoking marijuana in a hospital parking lot, police said.
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.
Several lawsuits involving privacy concerns in a laptop computer distribution program at a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania-area school district were settled late Monday.
In July, Hazleton, Pennsylvania, Mayor Lou Barletta disagreed with the federal government's actions against Arizona.
Tragedy struck at a Pennsylvania circus Friday after a startled elephant stomped its trainer to death, police said.
A major snow storm rolled through parts of Pennsylvania. WBRE's Eric Deabill reports.
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.
A 37-year-old Pennsylvania woman died Sunday after being mauled by her pet black bear, authorities said.
Pennsylvania state workers' paychecks are a little light these days.
Police are investigating the suspicious deaths of three women who were found dead at a windshield factory in Pennsylvania.
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.
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.
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.
A man has been arrested in connection with a string of arsons in Coatesville, Pennsylvania.
Four more fires were deliberately set early Saturday in an area of eastern Pennsylvania plagued by arsons, authorities said.
Investigators probe the latest in a series of possible arson fires in southeastern Pennsylvania.
Americans hit the polls Tuesday in numbers that officials across the country believed would shatter election turnout records.
Pennsylvania Sens. Arlen Specter and Bob Casey discuss what the polls indicate in their presidential battleground state.
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.
CNN's Don Lemon has the latest developments on a chemical leak in western Pennsylvania.
A corrosive liquid overflowed from a tank at a chemical plant in western Pennsylvania on Saturday, evaporating into a toxic cloud
A Pennsylvania ban on lighting up anywhere on university property is drawing strong opposition
A ceremony is held to remember the 9/11 victims who died in Shanksville, Pennsylvania.
Anderson talks with John King at the map board about who is going to have a big night in the Pennsylvania primary.
Pennsylvania voters will finally get to weigh in on the Democratic presidential race Tuesday, the first contest on the primary calendar in six weeks.
CNN's Candy Crowley tells John Roberts where things stand between Sens. Clinton and Obama.
Maria Wing is a lawyer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She's 28 years old, single and in debt.
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 people were killed Thursday after fire swept through a house outside Brockway, Pennsylvania, authorities said.
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.
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.
Obama is trying to unnerve Clinton by campaigning in working-class areas that are expected to give her a big victory
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."
CNN's Jason Carroll reports on how black voters in Pennsylvania will affect the Democratic primary.
Hillary Clinton expresses confidence in her chances and in the Democrats' ability to unite once the race is decided
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 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.
Relatives of September 11 victims and government officials marked the sixth anniversary of the 2001 terror attacks.
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.
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 over
A federal court Thursday struck down ordinances passed by Hazleton, Pennsylvania, that were intended to limit where illegal immigrants could live and work.
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 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.
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...
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...
Explosions leveled three houses Saturday afternoon in Allentown, Pennsylvania, and damaged two others.
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:
Fred and Wilma may have had it right; living in a stone house can be give residents a sense of comfort, security and solidity.
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...
A Pennsylvania coal mine accident killed at least one worker Monday morning, the state Department of Environmental Protection said.
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.
A governor, two House members, 17 state legislators in Pennsylvania, a U.S. senator -- maybe two.
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.
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...
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.
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 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.
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.
There's a short-term and a long-term question to ask before renovating your home.
BY SYBIL HILLMAN-KATONA, 26, CINEMA & DRAFTHOUSE, WEST HAZLETON, PA.
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.
BY FRED MURRIN, 55, GREENVILLE, PA. AS TOLD TO DAPHNE MOSHER
A New York musician has tested positive for anthrax that authorities say came from unprocessed animal skins used to make traditional African instruments.
A man who dressed as a suicide bomber during London protests against cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed has been arrested, police said.
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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.
Fed up with years of rapidly rising property taxes, homeowners are finally getting something back.
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.
Pennsylvania ranks first among the top ten worst states for vehicle-deer collisions, according to an insurance survey published Thursday.
Development and storms have eroded much of the coastal wetlands that provide "speed bumps" for approaching storms. CNN.com asked readers whether steps should be taken to build them back. Here is a sampling of those responses, some of which have been edited:
A British computer scientist is developing a portable brain scanner that could help prevent people from suffering brain damage after they have a stroke.
Relatives and friends were continuing an agonizing search for the missing in the London bombings that killed at least 50 people.
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.
US Airways mistakenly sold round-trip flights for $1.86 to more than 1,000 customers over the weekend.
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.
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...
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.
Authorities reopened Interstate 80 near Pennsylvania's border with Ohio on Sunday night, hours after an estimated 70 vehicles crashed in near-whiteout conditions.
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.
False teeth could become a thing of the past thanks to stem cell technology, scientists at London University say.
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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