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Supreme Court rejects bid to reverse Biden’s win in Pennsylvania

Supreme Court rejects bid to reverse Biden’s win in Pennsylvania

Supreme Court rejects effort by Republicans to reverse President-elect Joe Biden’s victory in the state of Pennsylvania.Ben Ariel, 08/12/2020 23:54
Pennsylvania Supreme Court dismisses Republican lawmaker's suit

Pennsylvania Supreme Court dismisses Republican lawmaker's suit

Pennsylvania Supreme Court dismisses lawsuit which sought to block vote certification.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/11/2020 03:06
Court dismisses Trump campaign's lawsuit in Pennsylvania

Court dismisses Trump campaign's lawsuit in Pennsylvania

Federal appeals court upholds earlier ruling which dismissed Trump campaign lawsuit over Pennsylvania's voting procedures.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 27/11/2020 20:36
Judge orders pause to certification of Pennsylvania election results

Judge orders pause to certification of Pennsylvania election results

Pennsylvania judge orders pause to any election certification proceedings still pending in the state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/11/2020 02:53
Pennsylvania certifies Biden victory

Pennsylvania certifies Biden victory

Joe Biden to pick up Pennsylvania's 20 electoral votes after Gov. Tom Wolf certifies election results.Gary Willig, 24/11/2020 18:15
Judge turns down Trump bid to stop Pennsylvania vote certification

Judge turns down Trump bid to stop Pennsylvania vote certification

US judge says Trump campaign presented arguments unsupported by evidence in request to stop certification of results in Pennsylvania.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/11/2020 03:54
Trump campaign drops major part of Pennsylvania lawsuit

Trump campaign drops major part of Pennsylvania lawsuit

Trump campaign drops claim that election officials unlawfully blocked observers from watching the counting of mail-in ballots.Ben Ariel, 16/11/2020 05:20
Pennsylvania synagogue vandalized with swastika graffiti

Pennsylvania synagogue vandalized with swastika graffiti

Police in Harrisburg are investigating vandalism with swastikas on the Kesher Israel Synagogue in Harrisburg. Subscribe to WArutz Sheva Staff, 11/08/2020 10:54
Empire Kosher closes plant after employees diagnosed with coronavirus

Empire Kosher closes plant after employees diagnosed with coronavirus

Empire Kosher closes chicken processing plant for 2 weeks after employees test positive for the coronavirus.Marcy Oster, JTA, 03/04/2020 07:51
Attorney on anti-Semitic threats: "Last thing we want to see is another tragedy'

Attorney on anti-Semitic threats: "Last thing we want to see is another tragedy'

Pennsylvania man charged with making online threats against Jews and other minorities.Marcy Oster, JTA, 01/04/2020 11:39
Jewish student sues Pennsylvania university for lack of action on anti-Semitism

Jewish student sues Pennsylvania university for lack of action on anti-Semitism

Jewish student who left Kutztown University over anti-Semitic harassment sues college for failing to intervene.JTA, 10/01/2020 08:40
Pennsylvania flags to half-staff 1 year after synagogue attack

Pennsylvania flags to half-staff 1 year after synagogue attack

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf signs proclamation calling for a day of remembrance for anniversary of Pittsburgh synagogue shooting.Marcy Oster/JTA, 22/10/2019 20:38
Hospital works to uncover source of germ that killed 3 preemies

Hospital works to uncover source of germ that killed 3 preemies

Pennsylvania hospital trying to uncover source of bacteria which killed 3 premature infants and infected 5 others.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/10/2019 08:45
Penn. Jewish students demand security for Jewish schools

Penn. Jewish students demand security for Jewish schools

Hundreds of Jewish day school students lobby Pennsylvania lawmakers for increased security funding for non-public schools.Marcy Oster/JTA, 08/05/2019 20:38
Politician prays for Israel before Muslim lawmaker sworn in

Politician prays for Israel before Muslim lawmaker sworn in

'This is how I pray every day. I don't apologize ever for praying,' Pennsylvania State Rep. Borowicz says.Sara Rubenstein, 30/03/2019 23:18
3 arrested for vandalism of Penn State U fraternity’s menorah

3 arrested for vandalism of Penn State U fraternity’s menorah

Three men arrested for vandalizing fraternity's menorah, assaulting fraternity member who tried to stop them.Marcy Oster, JTA, 20/12/2018 20:10
Anti-Semitic vandalism found in library book at Carnegie Mellon

Anti-Semitic vandalism found in library book at Carnegie Mellon

'Jews have no business at CMU!' Swastikas, anti-Semitic rhetoric written into book at Carnegie Mellon University library in Pittsburgh.JTA, 03/12/2018 07:41
11 killed in Pennsylvania synagogue shooting

11 killed in Pennsylvania synagogue shooting

Gunman opens fire at Synagogue, kills at least 11. Shooter is in custody.Tzvi Lev, 27/10/2018 18:47
Expanded Holocaust memorial plaza dedicated in Philadelphia

Expanded Holocaust memorial plaza dedicated in Philadelphia

First-ever Holocaust memorial in US unveils expansion.JTA, 24/10/2018 07:59
What one Pennsylvania county reveals about Trump's election

What one Pennsylvania county reveals about Trump's election

Ben Bradlee Jr. profiles a dozen Trump voters in Luzerne County, and examines how the county is a microcosm of a divided America.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/10/2018 15:59
Post office renamed for Jewish airman killed in Afghanistan

Post office renamed for Jewish airman killed in Afghanistan

Staff Sgt. Peter Taub, 30, died in December 2015 in suicide attack on patrol near Bagram Air Base by assailant riding motorcycle.JTA and Mordechai Sones, 25/07/2018 00:15
Watch: Author of 'Freedom Seder' arrested at anti-Trump protest

Watch: Author of 'Freedom Seder' arrested at anti-Trump protest

Arthur Waskow, 85-year-old far-left leader of Jewish Renewal Movement, arrested while protesting against Trump admininstration.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2018 16:03
Pennsylvania names post office after Jewish airman

Pennsylvania names post office after Jewish airman

Pennsylvania post office is renamed for Jewish airman killed in Afghanistan suicide bombing.JTA, 30/03/2018 08:35
Pennsylvania shootings 'a terror attack'

Pennsylvania shootings 'a terror attack'

DHS declares series of Pennsylvania shootings acts of terror, days after the suspect was gunned down by police.David Rosenberg, 24/12/2017 22:52
National Guardsman threatens to kill US Vice President

National Guardsman threatens to kill US Vice President

US National Guardsman offers to kill Mike Pence during Vice President's visit to memorial for 9/11 crash victims.Gary Willig, 12/09/2017 20:43
Penn State offers kosher food option for campus dining

Penn State offers kosher food option for campus dining

New dining hall provides kosher, halal, and allergen-free food.JTA, 10/09/2017 12:17
11-year-old boy dies at US Jewish summer camp

11-year-old boy dies at US Jewish summer camp

Boy at Jewish camp in Pennsylvania dies after contracting meningitis.JTA, 16/07/2017 11:52
‘Kill the Jews’ spelled out in pine cones in Pittsburgh suburb

‘Kill the Jews’ spelled out in pine cones in Pittsburgh suburb

Call to 'kill the Jews' written in unusual manner in latest anti-Semitic incident in Mt. Lebanon, Pennsylvania.JTA, 01/06/2017 19:42
'Facebook killer' kills himself

'Facebook killer' kills himself

Suspect in killing of elderly man on Facebook shoots self after chase with cops.Gary Willig, 18/04/2017 16:11
Jewish family hounded after Christmas play canceled

Jewish family hounded after Christmas play canceled

Despite denials by school officials that religious objections led to cancellation, Jewish family targeted in backlash.Ben Sales, 23/12/2016 07:36
Green Party drops recount request in Pennsylvania

Green Party drops recount request in Pennsylvania

Green Party-backed voters drop court case that had sought to force a statewide recount in Pennsylvania.Ben Ariel, 04/12/2016 03:58
Trump takes lead in Michigan, Pennsylvania

Trump takes lead in Michigan, Pennsylvania

Trump continues to gain in crucial battleground states that has become must-wins for Clinton.David Rosenberg, 09/11/2016 08:12
Pennsylvania governor signs anti-BDS legislation

Pennsylvania governor signs anti-BDS legislation

Keystone state joins more than a dozen other US states that have passed laws barring government from dealing with pro-BDS businesses.JTA, 06/11/2016 17:22
RJC helps Pennsylvania candidate

RJC helps Pennsylvania candidate

Republican Jewish Coalition spending $500,000 in Pennsylvania to protect incumbent Sen. Pat Toomey in a battleground state.JTA, 02/11/2016 04:10
Campaign against pro-Iran deal Senate candidate

Campaign against pro-Iran deal Senate candidate

Republican Jewish Coalition launches campaign attacking a Pennsylvania Democratic candidate for her support of the Iran nuclear deal.JTA, 20/10/2016 03:52
J Street to launch campaign against Iran deal foes

J Street to launch campaign against Iran deal foes

J Street launching a half million-dollar campaign against two Republican senators for their opposition to the Iran nuclear deal.JTA, 06/10/2016 05:23
Clinton leads Trump in Pennsylvania, N. Carolina

Clinton leads Trump in Pennsylvania, N. Carolina

Latest CBS News poll finds Democratic nominee is leading Republican nominee in the battleground states of Pennsylvania and North Carolina.Ben Ariel, 05/09/2016 05:45
Tight races in Ohio, Pennsylvania and Michigan

Tight races in Ohio, Pennsylvania and Michigan

New polls find Clinton and Trump are tied in Ohio, while Clinton has slim leads in Michigan and Pennsylvania.Ben Ariel, 30/08/2016 05:42
Clinton and Trump neck and neck in key states

Clinton and Trump neck and neck in key states

Quinnipiac University poll finds Clinton and Trump are neck and neck in Pennsylvania, Ohio and Florida.Ben Ariel, 11/05/2016 04:45
Poll: Trump and Clinton lead Pennsylvania

Poll: Trump and Clinton lead Pennsylvania

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton hold commanding leads in Pennsylvania, Fox News poll finds.Ben Ariel, 21/04/2016 04:13
2 dead in Pennsylvania train crash

2 dead in Pennsylvania train crash

Two Amtrak workers dead after train derails in Chester, south of Philadelphia.Shoshana Miskin, 03/04/2016 17:40
Pennsylvania teen indicted over support for ISIS

Pennsylvania teen indicted over support for ISIS

19-year-old from Harrisburg accused of trying to help individuals travel to the Middle East to join ISIS.Ben Ariel, 23/12/2015 03:46
Six Dead, One Wounded in Pennsylvania Shootout

Six Dead, One Wounded in Pennsylvania Shootout

Gunman at large after shooting seven people; ex-Marine is 'armed and dangerous.'Tova Dvorin, 16/12/2014 08:49
Mass Stabbing in US High School

Mass Stabbing in US High School

At least 20 students injured in brutal attack; motive unknown.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/04/2014 16:21
Four People Dead in Pennsylvania Shooting Spree

Four People Dead in Pennsylvania Shooting Spree

Four people dead and several police officers wounded in a shooting spree near Geeseytown, Pennsylvania.Elad Benari, Canada, 21/12/2012 21:53
Rabbi Sues Pennsylvania Board of Funeral Directors

Rabbi Sues Pennsylvania Board of Funeral Directors

An Orthodox rabbi is suing Pennsylvania’s Board of Funeral Directors, accusing it of violating religious freedom.Rachel Hirshfeld , 07/08/2012 13:43
Gang Charged for Terrorizing American Jewish Camp

Gang Charged for Terrorizing American Jewish Camp

Four American teenagers and a 21 year old were arrested last week for terrorizing a Jewish camp in Pennsylvania. Chana Ya'ar, 30/07/2012 20:04