A New Jersey man has been arrested and charged wearing a homemade, clear plastic wrap bikini bottom while sunbathing on Long Beach Island, police said.
After a record August, an impressive encore.
NEW CASTLE, Pa. (AP) - Western Pennsylvania police say they're looking for an armed and dangerous suspect from Detroit who escaped when they tried to arrest him.
Standardized tests continue to pose challenges for students at Pennsylvania's cyber charter schools.
The state Department of Education released test results Thursday that show students at many of the 13 cyber charters operating in 2015-16 were performing far below grade level in both language arts and math.
Joe Brooks waited all his life for a chance to meet Bruce Springsteen, and when that moment finally arrived on Thursday, he leaned close and said:
Mayor Kenney chastized the Philadelphia Parking Authority Board Friday, saying board members may have forgotten about a sexual assault case from 2006, but they had a responsibility to remember.
SAYLORSBURG, Pa. (AP) - State police were still digging and searching the yard at a northeastern Pennsylvania residence where a coroner and county prosecutor were summoned earlier this week.
POTTSVILLE, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania attorney, already disbarred for robbing a bank last year, is now headed to prison.
READERS OF THE Philly Clout newsletter during the Democratic National Convention may recall our preconvention item headlined, "Ed Rendell's Son Seals DNC Donkey Deal."
YORK, Pa. (AP) - The mayor of a small central Pennsylvania town is being asked to resign over racist posts on his Facebook page, including two depicting apes with captions referring to President Barack Obama and his family, and one referring to lynching.
The deadly train crash in Hoboken, N.J. Thursday renewed questions about the long delayed roll-out of Positive Train Control, the government mandated rail safety system that came into the spotlight after eight people died in the 2015 Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia.
Councilman Curtis Jones Jr. introduced legislation Thursday that would direct some leftover money from the Philadelphia Prison System budget to a new fund used for anti-recidivism programming. Jones said he wants to see anti-recidivism programs funded "in a methodical manner that won't shift with the winds."
Across Pennsylvania, students posted "modest gains" on standardized tests in 2016, Department of Education officials said Thursday.
State standards tightened in 2015, and the Pennsylvania System of School Assessment - PSSA - that year was a reset, officials said.
On Sept. 8, Christopher Sowell proudly posted on his Facebook page a photo of his 8-year-old son heading back to school.
Thousands of people who've lost loved ones and friends to suicide will converge on the Art Museum area Sunday for an annual fund-raiser for prevention.
How does one deal with a serial sexual harasser running a major city agency?
Let's ask the Philadelphia Parking Authority.
SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) - Police say a Pennsylvania drug dealing suspect was found hiding 110 small bags of heroin in his buttocks.
BENSALEM, Pa. (AP) - A suburban Philadelphia mayor says his township could see police layoffs or higher taxes if stops receiving the millions of dollars it gets from Parx Casino.
We are in the peak days for day-to-day light loss.
Former North Philadelphia demolition contractor Griffin Campbell spent Thursday as he's spent every day since Jan. 8 - serving a 15- to 30-year prison term for his role in the deadly 2013 collapse that crushed a Salvation Army store in Center City.
HARRISBURG -- The state paid several hundred thousand dollars in public assistance in a 12-month period to the accounts of more than 2,000 recipients who had died, Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said Thursday.
A steady rain fell on tiny Wentz Street in Olney Thursday morning but Som Kim barely noticed, beaming with pride over his beloved football team.
VERNON, Ind. (AP) - Police in Indiana say a Pennsylvania man faces charges for lying to officers when he was found injured three days after a crash that sent the SUV he was driving down an embankment, killing his girlfriend.