Historic bridge collapses after overweight truck tries to cross it

Police Police Chief Randy Sanders says Lambright was an inexperienced driver and had just left the Amish order about a year ago. Police say Lambright was uncomfortable backing up the semi and didn't think to call police or another driver for assist... More..

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In Pa. budget talks, liquor changes pushed to back of the shelf
by | Monday, December 28, 2015

In Pa. budget talks, liquor changes pushed to back of the shelf

Congress passed a $1.1 trillion spending measure that averts the USA government shutdown and ends a 40-year-old ban on crude oil exports, a plan that ensures fiscal peace in Congress through most of 2016. "The ...More..

by | Monday, December 28, 2015

Pension bill opposition threatens to derail Pennsylvania budget

If the budget does pass the House, can the governor sign it into law without a revenue package in place to support the new spending? In a brief Appropriations Committee meeting Monday, House Republicans defen...More..

December 31 is deadline for Verizon, Sprint 'cramming' refund
by | Monday, December 28, 2015

December 31 is deadline for Verizon, Sprint 'cramming' refund

The practice, now known as "cramming", is clearly illegal, and if you were unfairly billed for it, you might be owed some money. All four carriers announced that they would stop billing customers for commerci...More..

Pennsylvania budget debate near, Wolf says House GOP leaders blew up deal
by | Monday, December 28, 2015

Pennsylvania budget debate near, Wolf says House GOP leaders blew up deal

Tom Wolf. Wolf is seeking the money to reverse post-recession cuts to public schools and human services and to narrow a long-term budget deficit. The pension bill that was soundly defeated Saturday in the H...More..

by | Sunday, December 27, 2015

"PA Budget 'Back On Track" After House Changes Direction

The Senate vote came several hours after House lawmakers left town without acting on a $30.8 billion budget bill reflecting the bipartisan framework that had been positioned for a vote. In the House our friends...More..