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USS Somerset arrives in Philadelphia
A Navy ship named for the 9/11 attack site in Somerset County has arrived in Philadelphia for its commissioning ceremony.
Emergency crews evacuate flooded Bolivar residents by boat
Families in Fairfield Township, Westmoreland County were evacuated Friday due to flooding, authorities said.
Jay Paterno set to challenge Critz for nomination
Jay Paterno, the son of Hall of Fame ex-Penn State football coach Joe Paterno, is telling party officials that he'll seek the Democratic nomination for lieutenant governor.
Court reporters to transcribe Flight 93 histories
The Pennsylvania Court Reporters Association has agreed to help transcribe interviews of family, friends, first responders and investigators as part of an oral history project at the Flight 93 National Memorial.
Penn State changes State Patty’s tavern incentives
Penn State is again offering money to State College taverns which close or refuse to sell alcohol for State Patty’s Day, but this year taverns will be paid between $2,500 and $7,500 – depending on their occupancy – instead of a flat $5,000 each.
1-80 ice closure involves 50 vehicles in Clearfield County
A chain-reaction crash involving an estimated 50 vehicles continued to close the westbound lanes of Interstate 80 in Clearfield County, though eastbound lanes in the same area have reopened.
- Police can't verify woman's claims of 20-plus killings
Penn State’s Bryce Jordan to close for repairs
Penn State’s Bryce Jordan Center will close for roof and floor repairs following commencement exercises on May 10 and won’t reopen until Aug. 16, when another graduation ceremony is scheduled for students who finish their degrees over the summer.
Paramedic sexually assaulted woman during call, police say
A Beaver County paramedic has been charged with indecent assault and indecent exposure for allegedly assaulting a woman who had called 911 when her boyfriend had an anxiety attack.
- Speed restriction lifted on most of Pennsylvania Turnpike
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