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Pennsylvania prosecutor rules shooting by officer justified
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — A prosecutor in Pennsylvania says a police officer was justified in killing a man who officers saw holding a gun to a woman’s head in September.
Lancaster County District Attorney Craig Stedman
Prosecutor: 40 bags of heroin found in body-cavity search
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — The discovery of 40 bags of heroin during in a body-cavity search contributed to the recent conviction of a Pennsylvania man.
Following a two-day trial, PennLive.com
Winter storm packs snowy, icy punch, making roads a mess
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pennsylvanians are dealing with their first taste of wintry weather this season, and the storm is bringing much more snow than predicted, making roads around the state icy and treacherous.
A meteorologist tells the Allentown Morning Call the storm is “an ...
The Latest: State House Democrats pick leadership team
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on leadership elections in the Pennsylvania Legislature (all times local):
Democrats in the Pennsylvania House are returning their floor leader to the job for another two years and installing a member from Philadelphia to be his second in ...
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man has been acquitted by reason of insanity in the shooting death of his elderly father-in-law last year.
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Two weeks before the start of school, Joseph Torres, dean of students at George Washington Elementary School, spent a muggy afternoon visiting the homes of incoming kindergartners.
A big, amiable man in a loud orange T-shirt and Madras shorts, Torres strolled through ...
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — A former Pennsylvania mayor won’t face charges for firing at an armed man who tried to rob his pharmacy last month.
The Lancaster County district attorney’s office said in a statement Friday that authorities “anticipate no charges against the store employee who fired ...
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NEW METH WORRIES PART OF LANCASTER’S DRUG ADDICTION EPIDEMIC, Nov. 5
Paranoia. Tooth decay. Facial scratches and lesions. Weight loss and frailty. Convulsions.
These are some of the physical signs and symptoms that might indicate ...
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) _ Armstrong Flooring Inc. (AFI) on Tuesday reported third-quarter net income of $7.9 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
The Lancaster, Pennsylvania-based company said it had net income of 30 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for ...
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Voters in the heart of Pennsylvania’s rolling dairy farms and Amish countryside have rarely seen a Democrat mount a competitive campaign for Congress — until now.
From all appearances, first-time candidate Jess King is giving freshman Republican U.S. Rep. Lloyd ...
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) _ Armstrong World Industries Inc. (AWI) on Tuesday reported third-quarter earnings of $76.2 million.
The Lancaster, Pennsylvania-based company said it had net income of $1.46 per share. Earnings, adjusted to account for discontinued operations and non-recurring gains, ...
LITITZ, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say they are investigating a crash in Pennsylvania that killed two students and injured several other people.
Officials in Lancaster County say a driver plowed into several vehicles in Warwick Township shortly before 3:30 p.m. Friday.
Dr. Stephen ...
PAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island State Police have apprehended a man wanted in connection with a shooting in Pennsylvania earlier this month.
State police say 24-year-old Clifton Kelvin Hunter was arrested on a fugitive from justice charge Friday while sitting in a vehicle outside an ...
LANCASTER, S.C. (AP) — A company that makes nutritional supplements is expanding its operations in South Carolina, adding 225 new jobs.
The South Carolina Commerce Department said in a news release that Nutramax Laboratories will add the jobs at its buildings in Lancaster ...
WESTERVILLE, Ohio (AP) _ Lancaster Colony Corp. (LANC) on Thursday reported fiscal first-quarter net income of $39 million.
On a per-share basis, the Westerville, Ohio-based company said it had net income of $1.42.
The specialty food maker posted revenue of $316.7 million in the ...
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Police say an attempted robbery at a former Pennsylvania mayor’s pharmacy ended with one of the suspects shot.
Lancaster police say a clerk shot at and struck one of the suspects multiple times at about 2:45 p.m. Tuesday at former mayor Charlie Smithgall’s ...
Historians survey Confederate cemetery for Union graves
COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) — Gary Lancaster leaned over the computer set out in Friendship Cemetery among clusters of land surveying equipment the afternoon of Oct. 12.
On the screen in front of him was a rough underground map of the grave sites of about 1,000 soldiers who died in Columbus after ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Businesses and homeowners in Lancaster, York and surrounding counties affected by flooding in August will be eligible for low-interest federal loans.
Gov. Tom Wolf said Friday those areas have been approved for disaster relief to repair damage caused by the severe ...
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) _ Fulton Financial Corp. (FULT) on Tuesday reported third-quarter profit of $65.6 million.
The Lancaster, Pennsylvania-based bank said it had earnings of 37 cents per share.
The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of five analysts ...
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — It is Pennsylvania Dutch country’s mystery meat.
Crispy on the outside and creamy on the inside, scrapple is a meaty, thrifty and filling comfort food.
Love it or hate it, scrapple is a Lancaster County tradition. It was created as a way to use what was left ...
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania investigators are asking to impose a $2.1 million fine on a utility company, alleging violations relating to a gas explosion that leveled a house and killed a utility worker last year.
The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission’s Bureau of Investigation ...
LANCASTER, Ohio (AP) — Thousands of DNA profiles legally required to be collected from adults arrested for felonies or convicted of some misdemeanors in Ohio are missing from state and national crime databases, according to a newspaper network’s investigation.
The Lancaster Eagle-Gazette — ...
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Authorities have released the name of a man found dead in a Pennsylvania field over the weekend, but they haven’t yet determined how he died.
The Lancaster County coroner’s office said 48-year-old Ronel Villanueva-Mejias was the person found Saturday morning in the ...
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Akr. Coventry 21, Mogadore Field 17
Akr. East 39, Mentor Lake Cath. 14
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Alliance Marlington 7, Carrollton 6
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Victim says she was abused by man fatally shot by police
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — The woman police said was being held at gunpoint by a man who was then shot and killed by a Pennsylvania police officer alleged in seeking a protection from abuse order that he had abused her for several years.
The 27-year-old woman said in the January 2015 protection ...
DA: Man holding woman at gunpoint killed by police officer
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a man reportedly holding a woman at gunpoint inside a Pennsylvania home was shot and killed by a police officer.
The Lancaster County district attorney’s office said Monday that a neighbor called 911 at about 10 p.m. Sunday and reported that children ...
Tractor-trailer, train crash in Pennsylvania; no injuries
LEOLA, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a train struck a tractor-trailer in Pennsylvania, but no injuries were reported.
Emergency dispatchers in Lancaster County say the crash happened just before 9:30 a.m. Saturday on the tracks in Upper Leacock Township.
Dispatchers say the ...
2 counties declare disaster after Pennsylvania flooding
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — State emergency officials are working with local authorities to help with recovery from flash flooding in south-central Pennsylvania that led to water rescues and evacuations and prompted two counties to issue disaster declarations, Gov. Tom Wolf said.
Amish who left launch nonprofit to ‘reclaim our story’
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Torah Bontrager says she was about 13 when she read about Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad.
The story of the former slave turned abolitionist electrified her. The oldest child of a strict Amish family in the Midwest, Bontrager recalls being constantly ...
Unusually heavy rain in central Pennsylvania closes roads
MANHEIM, Pa. (AP) — A band of unusually heavy rain Friday afternoon over a swath of southcentral Pennsylvania closed roads and stranded vehicles on one of the busiest travel days of the year.
Parts of York, Lebanon and Lancaster counties were drenched with about 5 inches of rain over ...
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Police say man driving a stolen truck carrying a load of white paint crashed into a number of cars and flipped the vehicle, spilling the buckets all over the road and the suspect, covered head-to-toe in paint, fled but returned as police arrived.
Police in Lancaster, ...
WESTERVILLE, Ohio (AP) _ Lancaster Colony Corp. (LANC) on Thursday reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of $32.4 million.
The Westerville, Ohio-based company said it had net income of $1.18 per share.
The specialty food maker posted revenue of $308.2 million in the period.
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Brian and Diane Peachey had always dreamed about seeing as much of the country as possible. But with just a few weeks of vacation a year, they never could relax or see everything on their list.
They liked camping with their three children. Maybe they could buy an RV ...
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Vehicles stranded in a large sinkhole that opened up in the parking lot of a Pennsylvania outlet mall have been removed with the help of a crane.
At least six vehicles were engulfed by the sinkhole that opened at Tanger Outlets just east of the city of Lancaster at ...
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Six cars are trapped by a sinkhole that’s opened up in the parking lot of a Pennsylvania outlet mall.
WGAL-TV reported that the hole swallowed the vehicles at about 4:30 p.m. ...
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) _ Armstrong Flooring Inc. (AFI) on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings of $10.5 million.
The Lancaster, Pennsylvania-based company said it had profit of 40 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 47 cents per share.
The flooring ...
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say at least eight kayakers had to be rescued from a rain-swollen Pennsylvania river over the weekend.
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — A prosecutor has announced plans to seek the death penalty against the man charged in the 1992 sexual assault and strangulation of an elementary school teacher in Pennsylvania.
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) _ Armstrong World Industries Inc. (AWI) on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings of $47.3 million.
On a per-share basis, the Lancaster, Pennsylvania-based company said it had profit of 89 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs and to account for ...
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — The Pennsylvania man charged with the 1992 sexual assault and strangulation of an elementary school teacher has waived his right to a preliminary hearing.
Raymond Rowe was scheduled to have a preliminary hearing in Lancaster County Court Thursday, and his attorney did ...
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a man killed his ex-girlfriend in her Pennsylvania home and was found dead himself the following morning in his sport utility vehicle in a parking lot.
Police say 48-year-old Ghada Saleb was found dead shortly before 11:30 p.m. Thursday at the Lincoln ...
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) _ Fulton Financial Corp. (FULT) on Tuesday reported second-quarter profit of $35.2 million.
The Lancaster, Pennsylvania-based bank said it had earnings of 20 cents per share.
The results surpassed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of five analysts ...
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — A man has been ordered to stand trial in fires that damaged the entrance of a Pennsylvania city hall and a nearby vehicle.
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania mayor says a police officer seen on video using a stun gun on a man as he was sitting on a curb will not be suspended or fired.
Lancaster Mayor Diane Sorace has said Friday that the officer has not violated current use of force policies, but those ...
WRIGHTSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Rescue crews in central Pennsylvania have been searching for a man missing in the Susquehanna River.
Authorities say the 35-year-old Lancaster man fell into the river Tuesday night as he was trying to dock a boat at the Long Level Marina in Wrightsville, York ...