HARRISBURG, Pa. – Faculty and coaches are one step closer to new contracts after union members at state-owned universities voted this week to ratify their respective tentative agreements.
HARRISBURG, Pa. – Attorney General Bruce R. Beemer yesterday announced the filing of a $19.5 million settlement with a major biopharmaceutical company related to the company’s alleged improper marketing of Abilify, an antipsychotic drug.
VENANGO CO., Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), the Northwest Regional Highway Safety Network, the Pennsylvania DUI Association, the Mercer County Sheriff’s Office, and the Sharon Police Department are urging motorists to make safe decisions while traveling this holiday season.
HARRISBURG, Pa. – Auditor General Eugene DePasquale says a recent audit of the Public Utility Commission’s (PUC) oversight of a fund to help alleviate the negative local effects of natural gas drilling demonstrates the need to correct the authorizing law’s vague spending guidelines, poor reporting requirements, and lack of state oversight.
HARRISBURG, Pa. – The state’s Autonomous Vehicles Testing Policy Task Force has delivered recommended guidance to PennDOT Secretary Leslie S. Richards for developing policies to oversee testing of highly automated vehicles (HAVs) and has scheduled an on-line public forum for Dec. 12 to review the report.
HERSHEY, Pa. – Pretty much all toys can look inviting to children. But it’s important for adults who are buying toys this holiday season to look beyond the flashing lights and cool noises and make sure they are safe.
HARRISBURG, Pa. – Governor Tom Wolf announced yesterday that a national study shows Pennsylvania has improved its standing among states under his administration in workers’ compensation insurance costs. The study ranks Pennsylvania 26th highest among all states, down from 17th highest in the last such study, done in 2014.
HARRISBURG, Pa. – Attorney General Bruce R. Beemer yesterday announced the arrests of 10 individuals from western Pennsylvania accused of using the Internet in attempts to sexually exploit children.
HERSHEY, Pa. – A suite of sensors can predict heart failure events by detecting when a patient’s condition is worsening, according to John Boehmer, professor of medicine, Penn State College of Medicine, who presented the findings at the recent American Heart Association annual meeting in New Orleans.
VENANGO COUNTY, Pa. – With the holiday shopping season underway, Pennsylvanians will be heading to malls and big box stores in search of the perfect gift for family and friends. Unfortunately, criminals will also be out – like the Grinch – looking for easy targets.