Pennsylvania's highest court on Tuesday ordered a judge to free rapper Meek Mill on bail while he appeals decade-old gun and drug convictions, following a five-month campaign by his supporters to get him out.
Governor Wolf has twice declared opioids a state of emergency in Pennsylvania. Injured workers in the commonwealth sure seem hooked. A study by the Workers Compensation Research Institute shows PA is second only to Louisiana in the amount of opioids prescribed to those hurt on the job.
Faulty classroom design and failures in the police radio and 911 systems contributed to the chaos and deaths during the recent Florida high school massacre, a commission investigating the shooting was told at its first meeting Tuesday.