Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Capitol Building in Harrisburg.
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Tony Romeo
February 20, 2020 - 4:00 am
Faced with a grilling by lawmakers, Pennsylvania’s top elections official says she has "high confidence" in new voting machines being rolled out across the state. Read more here.
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Don't drink and drive
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John McDevitt
February 19, 2020 - 3:32 pm
The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is now accepting applications for its biannual grants, which fund programs that discourage and reduce underage and dangerous drinking. Read more here.
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Diocese of Harrisburg
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AP News
February 19, 2020 - 1:44 pm
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, filed for bankruptcy, six months after disclosing it had paid millions of dollars to people sexually abused as children by its clerics. Read more here.
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This photo combo provided by Allentown Art Museum shows from left, before and after restoration of a painting called "Portrait of a Young Woman."
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AP News
February 17, 2020 - 9:42 am
For decades, the Allentown Art Museum displayed an oil-on-oak panel painting called "Portrait of a Young Woman" and credited it to "Studio of Rembrandt." Thanks to modern technology and some expert detective work, the nearly 400-year-old painting has now been judged to be a work of the Dutch master...
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Gov. Tom Wolf speaking.
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Jim Melwert
February 16, 2020 - 4:00 am
As Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf continues his tour of state-schools to push a new scholarship, his plan to raid a trust that’s funded by slots revenue has some people saying "hold your horses." Read more here.
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Montgomery County firefighters take part in a rare live fire training session at an eight-home complex in Upper Dublin scheduled for demolition.
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Hadas Kuznits
February 15, 2020 - 4:09 pm
Some Montgomery County firefighters spent their Saturday battling fires at an eight-home complex already scheduled for demolition in Upper Dublin. Read more here.
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Historic old buildings and the scenic landscape of Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania
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Mark Abrams
February 14, 2020 - 8:42 am
Passenger train service from Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, through the scenic Lehigh Gorge returns this weekend after the resolution of an amusement tax dispute with town officials. Read more here.
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Dancers during CultureFest at Penn Museum.
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Holli Stephens
February 14, 2020 - 4:00 am
Love is in the air this weekend. Spend it with someone you care about and plan it out using The KYW To-Do List, your guide for all things to do in Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs this weekend.
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REAL ID is now available in Pennsylvania.
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Paul Kurtz
February 13, 2020 - 6:53 pm
PennDOT is ramping up its campaign to remind people that Oct. 1 is the deadline to comply with the federal government's Real ID program. Read more here.
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Protesters demand district abate asbestos at school
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Mike DeNardo
February 13, 2020 - 12:49 pm
After two more schools have closed due to asbestos concerns — bringing the total number of schools affected this year up to nine — the Philadelphia teachers union is calling on the governor to declare a state of emergency. Read more here.
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