Harrisburg

The future of a law on renewable energy is being targeted by one of Pennsylvania's senators and the EPA.
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Mark Abrams
December 10, 2019 - 10:13 am
With the race still two years away, a new potential candidate for governor of Pennsylvania has emerged on the Republican side. Read more here.
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Josh Shapiro announces corruption charges against Pa. state Rep. Movita Johnson-Harrell.
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Tony Romeo
December 04, 2019 - 10:15 am
Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro has announced criminal charges against state Rep. Movita Johnson-Harrell, include theft, perjury and tampering with evidence. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania State Capitol
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Tony Romeo
November 18, 2019 - 5:17 pm
Victims of child sex abuse who want a new chance to seek justice are marking a partial victory. A proposed amendment to the Pennsylvania Constitution is now teed up for a vote in the state Senate. Read more here.
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Three Mile Island
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CBS News
September 20, 2019 - 4:30 pm
Three Mile Island Unit 1, the nuclear power station whose name has become synonymous with the nation's worst nuclear accident, was closed for good on Friday.
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What will it take to shut down Three Mile Island Unit 1? Feds say 60 years, more than $1B
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AP News
September 18, 2019 - 9:17 am
Federal authorities want to store the partially melted core from one of the United States' worst nuclear power accidents for another 20 years in Idaho. Read more here.
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Philly Pride and Transgender flags
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Justin Udo
June 10, 2019 - 3:15 pm
For the first time ever, the Philly Pride and Transgender flags are flying high above the state Capitol in Harrisburg. Read more here.
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Three Mile Island
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Mark Abrams
May 08, 2019 - 11:37 am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP/KYW Newsradio) — Three Mile Island, site of the United States' worst commercial nuclear power accident 40 years ago, will begin a planned shutdown starting June 1 now that it is clear that it will not get a financial rescue from Pennsylvania, its owner said Wednesday. Exelon...
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Victoria's Secret
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May 03, 2019 - 5:38 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Police in Pennsylvania have identified two suspects accused of stealing $21,000 worth of Victoria's Secret underwear last month. Lower Allen Township police say an 18-year-old woman and a juvenile they aren't naming entered the store at the Capital City Mall near Harrisburg...
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Pennsylvania Capitol Building in Harrisburg.
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Tony Romeo
May 01, 2019 - 1:23 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania finds itself in a position it hasn’t seen for quite some time: flush with cash. But leaders of the Republican-controlled legislature say they think the extra money should be put away for a rainy day. With two months left in the current fiscal year,...
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In this March 6, 2018 file photo, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks at a rally in Collier, Pa.
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April 29, 2019 - 12:07 pm
By Marc Levy, Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — By picking Pennsylvania for his first campaign speech of the presidential race, Joe Biden is signaling he hopes to own what may be the 2020 election's toughest battleground. Planting a flag in Pennsylvania makes sense for the longtime former...
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