The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments this week in Knick v. Township of Scott, which has implications for how challenges over governmental "taking" make it to federal court.
Checking out some of Pittsburgh’s landslide-damaged roads.
Southeastern Pennsylvania is ground zero for an invasive species outbreak that’s threatening trees and crops. Can it be contained?
STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | Dallas City Council member indicted … pipe dream for new Ala. interstate … and a frustrated city manager leaves job due to armchair quarterbacks.
A state-by-state analysis of voter registration data found a nationwide 2.16 percent increase among people ages 18-29.
Gov. Tom Wolf signed the "clean slate" legislation on Thursday. Other states are eying similar bills.
STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | Spokane eliminates parking minimums in some areas … Florida audit looks at state procurement cards … and Columbus passes new anti-panhandling law.
Mental health co-responder programs are increasingly common in law-enforcement agencies across the country, due largely to declines in the resources available to mental health providers that have forced police officers and sheriff’s deputies to take on additional responsibilities when answering calls.
STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | Judge orders LePage to act on Maine Medicaid expansion … no big shakeup expected under Missouri’s new governor … and Baltimore’s unofficial sewage overflow.
The city's guide currently includes 120 locations and is still a work in progress.
STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | Milwaukee mayor, police chief apologize after Bucks incident … Delaware lawmakers OK state worker bonuses … and N.Y.C. mayor thinks plastic straws suck.
A mix of education, treatment, and other measures shows promise, experts say.
It's the worst E. coli outbreak since 2006.
Artificial intelligence could soon make its way into the aviation space through a collaboration with Carnegie Mellon University.
The Keystone State has the largest full-time legislature.
The fiscal future now looks more stable for Pennsylvania’s second-largest city.
The city's finances face pressure from public employee pensions and added public school costs are on the horizon.
Ohio Gov. John Kasich and Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper are making a second, bipartisan attempt at improving Obamacare and affordability.
The city’s recovery has “captured the attention of the nation, and, frankly, the world,” according to Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf.
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