| Aug 28, 2011
| 7:18 AM
Tropical Storm Irene lashed Pennsylvania with heavy rains and wind Sunday and toppled trees, cutting power to more than 200,000 people and killing one person when a tree collapsed onto a tent.
Downed trees and power outages are the biggest problem...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 4:15 AM
Believe it or not, despite the forecast of snow, summer is coming and that means your air conditioner will be kicking into high gear. Unfortunately that chilling unit can cost you some big bucks. Some new technology being piloted in York County could help...
| Mar 5, 2011
| 7:57 PM
MUNCIE, Ind. - The Ball State men's basketball team jumped out to a 29-6 lead and then cruised to a 67-57 victory over Mid-American Conference West Division rival Northern Illinois Saturday afternoon at Worthen Arena.
With the win, the Cardinals claim...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 11:43 PM
CLEVELAND, Ohio - The fourth-seeded Ball State men's basketball team rallied from nine points down in the final 2:42 of regulation to force overtime before the Cardinals knocked off reigning Mid-American Conference Tournament champion and fifth-seeded...
| May 31, 2012
| 7:47 PM
Looking to fill out your summer sports-watching calendar? Well 2012 will be a busy summer, both locally and nationally. Here are some highlights.
Now-June 10 — French Open men's and women's tennis championships, France
Now-June 13 — NHL...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 8:20 AM
At long last, a cold front will snap a stubborn heat wave that has roasted much of the country for more than a week.
However, the front is also expected to bring storms as it moves through the Midwest and Northeast on Sunday.
The front has already...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 2:13 PM
CHICAGO (Reuters) - A blistering heat wave finally showed signs of letting up across the U.S. Midwest and Northeast on Sunday, with more moderate temperatures bringing relief to overheated residents from Chicago to New York, according to meteorologists....
| Mar 16, 2008
The future the electric industry has been working to create for itself has collided with the political realities of today.
Deregulated markets, new nuclear power plants and more high-tension power lines -- that is what big energy companies nationwide...
| Nov 19, 2007
A high-tension power line linking eastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey, now in the early stages of development, will probably push up the price of electricity in and around the Lehigh Valley, experts say.
Other new lines, from West Virginia and western...
| Jan 12, 2007
State regulators on Thursday rejected Metropolitan Edison Co.'s request to raise electricity generation rates ahead of schedule.
A smaller hike, relating primarily to the costs of electricity transmission over high-tension power lines, was approved by...
| Jun 22, 2008
Pushed by Enron and crafted behind closed doors, the 84-page measure to deregulate Pennsylvania's electric industry was slipped into a bill that called only for a one-word change in the state's taxicab law.
"This legislation," then-Gov. Tom Ridge...
| Mar 7, 2010
| 3:14 PM
The Ball State men's basketball team saw its 2009-10 season come to an end Sunday afternoon with an 85-77 overtime setback to Ohio in the first round of the 2010 FirstEnergy Mid-American Conference Tournament at Worthen Arena.
The Cardinals end the...