HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Sears is closing five Pennsylvania stores in January.A spokesman for Sears Holdings Corp. said Monday that Sears stores in Bloomsburg, Chambersburg, Frackville, Lebanon and Pittsburgh Mills are slated to close. In addition, Sears indicated it would halt operations at the King of Prussia Mall.
A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Tuesday:POCONO MOUNTAIN SCHOOL DISTRICT CLOSES AFTER TWO REPORTED SIGHTINGS OF POLICE ASSASSIN SUSPECTOfficials announced the decision to cancel classes early Tuesday. A woman out for a walk and a law enforcement official both believe they've seen […]
A northeastern Pennsylvania school district closed its schools Tuesday after at least two reported sightings of the suspect in a deadly state police ambush.Officials in the Pocono Mountain School District announced the decision to cancel classes shortly after 5 a.m. Tuesday.In the latest possible sighting, an officer with Pocono Mountain Regional Police repo […]
PRETORIA, South Africa >> Oscar Pistorius was taken away in a police van with barred windows Tuesday to start serving a five-year prison sentence for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.Delivering her sentence, Judge Thokozile Masipa cited the "gross negligence" the double-amputee Olympic runner showed when he shot Steenkamp multiple times thr […]