16, Aug 2014 - Butler, PA Former high school teacher sentenced for molesting students
WEST SUNBURY (AP)â€“ A former Western Pennsylvania high school teacher has been sentenced to up to six months in prison and six years of probation for molesting five girls.
04, Apr 2014 - Northumberland, PA Pennsylvania reporter won't have to testify in 'Craigslist killer' case
By David DeKok SUNBURY, Pennsylvania (Reuters) - A Pennsylvania journalist will not have to testify about his jailhouse interview with so-called Craigslist murder suspect Miranda Barbour, in which she reportedly claimed to be a serial killer. The subpoena seeking the newspaper reporter's testimony was withdrawn on Friday by Northumberland County District Attorney Anthony Rosini, who said he was ...
03, Apr 2014 - Injunction eased so PA fracking foe can go to hospital, grocery
By David DeKok SUNBURY, Pennsylvania (Reuters) - A judge on Friday loosened an injunction restricting the movements of a Pennsylvania anti-fracking activist to allow her access to her local hospital, grocery and other places declared off-limits because they sat atop land leased for gas extraction. Until Judge Kenneth Seamans eased the terms of the injunction, Vera Scroggins, 63, of Brackney ...
01, Apr 2014 - Accused â€˜Craigslist killer' makes Pennsylvania court appearance
By David DeKok SUNBURY, Pennsylvania (Reuters) - The woman dubbed the "Craigslist killer" suspect appeared on Tuesday in a Pennsylvania courtroom, where legal arguments focused largely on the online activities of the man she is accused of murdering. The appearance in Northumberland County Court of Common Pleas was the first by Miranda Barbour, 19, since she began making controversial claims that ...