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HARRISBURG, Pa. | Liberal tilt in some primaries a sign of Democratic fervor

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Primary election season is still young, but the liberal wing of the Democratic party is already celebrating. Democratic primary voters have chosen decidedly liberal candidates in several closely watched congressional primary elections, a sign that the left is driving much of Democrats’ enthusiasm and may be winning the tug of war … Continue reading HARRISBURG, Pa. | Liberal tilt in some primaries a sign of Democratic fervor

DOYLESTOWN, Pa | 1 of 2 cousins pleads guilty to killing, burying 4 men

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) — One of two cousins has pleaded guilty to murder charges in the gruesome killings of four young men whose bodies were found buried on a suburban Philadelphia farm. Cosmo DiNardo faces life in prison under the terms of the deal reached Wednesday. His cousin, Sean Kratz, is expected to plead guilty … Continue reading DOYLESTOWN, Pa | 1 of 2 cousins pleads guilty to killing, burying 4 men

Voters cast ballots in 4 states; in Pa., redrawn map in play

Tuesday’s primary elections will begin to settle swing state Pennsylvania’s chaotic congressional landscape after a court fight ended with redrawn districts just three months ago. Pennsylvania primary voters will also decide the fate of President Donald Trump’s pick for U.S. Senate. Idaho voters are set to pick their Republican gubernatorial nominee, while heavily Republican Nebraska … Continue reading Voters cast ballots in 4 states; in Pa., redrawn map in play

CARLISLE, Pa. | Student takes Danny DeVito cardboard cutout to prom

CARLISLE, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania high school student took an unorthodox approach to prom and brought a cardboard cutout of actor Danny DeVito to the dance. WHTM-TV reports Allison Closs and her famous two-dimensional date joined other Carlisle High School seniors Friday for prom. Closs purchased the cutout of DeVito online along with a … Continue reading CARLISLE, Pa. | Student takes Danny DeVito cardboard cutout to prom

HARRISBURG, Pa | APNewsBreak: Pennsylvania funds clean air with VW settlement

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania’s governor said Thursday the state will use a $118 million settlement with Volkswagen over the company’s cheating on emissions tests to cut air pollution in the state. Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf told The Associated Press that he is setting up Driving PA Forward , a program to distribute grants and … Continue reading HARRISBURG, Pa | APNewsBreak: Pennsylvania funds clean air with VW settlement

HARRISBURG, Pa. | Pennsylvania GOP Rep. Dent to resign from House Friday

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Republican Rep. Charlie Dent of Pennsylvania says Friday will be his last day in Congress, after saying last month that he wouldn’t finish his seventh term. Dent, the leader of a group of GOP moderates, had said last year he wouldn’t seek re-election. Dent has been a frequent critic of President … Continue reading HARRISBURG, Pa. | Pennsylvania GOP Rep. Dent to resign from House Friday