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A new report shines a light on the toll the deadly drug fentanyl is taking on Pennsylvanians and the state's economy.
Joe DeStio
Joe DeStio
October 16, 2019 - 4:02 pm
A new report shines a light on the toll the deadly drug fentanyl is taking on Pennsylvanians and the state's economy. Auditor General Eugene DePasquale says $25 billion a year is lost because of things like medical costs, treatment, lost productivity and criminal justice. "We did determine that...
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Governor Wolf signs executive order to close the gender pay gap.
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Andrew Limberg
October 15, 2019 - 4:42 pm
Governor Tom Wolf says he wrote to President Donald Trump and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Tuesday, saying he will not be using state authority granted last month to refuse to accept refugees.
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Dreamstime
Andrew Limberg
October 15, 2019 - 12:39 pm
A jackpot-winning Match Six ticket sold in Washington County.
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Pennsylvania Internet News Service
Before the end of the month, drivers without an EZPass will pay over 12 dollars to cross the state line on Toll Route 66.
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PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - Governor Tom Wolf says he’s open to a discussion about later school start times in Pennsylvania.
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Allegheny County District Attorney's Office
Rachel Kalas
October 12, 2019 - 8:42 am
Here's a look at the headlines from the week of October 6-12.
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Measles concept as a deadly outbreak immunize,disease and viral illness as a contagious chickenpox or a skin rash in a 3D illustration style.
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Ashley Funyak
October 11, 2019 - 5:32 pm
The Philadelphia Department of Public Health and Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine are putting citizens on alert after a possible exposure to measles at the Philadelphia International Airport.
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Andrew Limberg
Jennifer Bloodworth
October 11, 2019 - 11:29 am
You wouldn’t know it by the weather, but state officials say it’s time to prepare for winter.
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Joe DeStio
October 10, 2019 - 4:15 pm
Legislation to toughen gun control laws was before a State House Committee hearing in Pittsburgh Wednesday.
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Jennifer Bloodworth
October 10, 2019 - 2:45 pm
$8 million will go to communities impacted by job losses in coal industries, including mining, power plants and supply chain operations.
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