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Carlisle mayor breaks Borough Council deadlock to approve warehouse zoning change

35 min 19 sec ago

Goodman Birtcher has the approvals it needs in Carlisle to move forward with its warehouse project on the borough's west end.

Woman fabricated report of sexual assault by Harrisburg man, state police say

1 hour 4 min ago
Brittany Mitzel, 26, lied to state police when she told them she was sexually assaulted by Blake Smith, a 20-year-old Harrisburg man, police said.

Silver Spring Township moves forward with Woods Drive signal project after year-long disagreement with developer

1 hour 12 min ago
As concerns rise about the safety of the intersection at Woods Drive and Route 114 in Silver Spring Township, the board of supervisors have agreed to move forward with a traffic signal and road widening project that has been stalled for over a year due to differences in interpretation of an agreement signed by two local housing developers over 10 years ago.

Police investigate student struck by car outside high school in Lancaster County

2 hours 4 min ago
The student was treated for minor injuries at the Lancaster General Hospital. They were released earlier Wednesday, police said.

High court nixes $3.4M award to child porn victim

2 hours 17 min ago

The justices said in a 5-4 ruling that a 1994 federal law gives victims the right to seek restitution from offenders, but only to the extent that the victim's losses are tied to the offenders' actions. In this case, Doyle Randall Paroline was held liable by a federal appeals court for the entire amount of the woman's losses, though his computer contained just two images of her, among more than 150 illicit photographs.


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New Labor Contract Will Cost M.T.A. $525 Million

53 min 5 sec ago
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority said it would pay for raises by redirecting some money from pension and health care funds.

Five Men Are Charged in a Brooklyn Beating

1 hour 10 min ago
Prosecutors said five Hasidic men indicted in the brutal attack on a gay black man in Williamsburg were associated with a Hasidic neighborhood patrol. The patrol disputed that assertion.

In Policy Shift, F.C.C. Will Allow a Web Fast Lane

1 hour 42 min ago
Planned new rules would allow an Internet provider to negotiate separately with content companies and charge them for priority service.

Sweeping Measure Expanding Rights of Gun Owners Is Signed Into Georgia Law

1 hour 48 min ago
The law signed by Gov. Nathan Deal allows gun owners with concealed-carry permits to take weapons into bars and certain areas of airports.

Facebook Profit Tripled in First Quarter

1 hour 56 min ago
The company reported 1.28 billion monthly users, most on mobile devices, and easily exceeded analysts’ expectations for revenue and profit.