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Several Pa. pension systems kept working with financial adviser after SEC settlement

Federal officials accused a Pennsylvania adviser of causing public retirement funds to invest in a class of shares with higher fees. In the settlement, he did not admit or deny the allegations.

By Ed Mahon/Spotlight PA

3 key takeaways from Spotlight PA’s investigation of how a local government nearly collapsed after hiring Tamir Rice’s killer

Long-simmering personal grudges and infighting exploded after officials in tiny Tioga hired Timothy Loehmann, the cop who killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice in Cleveland in 2014.
By Min Xian/SpotlightPA

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Cop who killed Tamir Rice leaves new police job amid fallout in Pennsylvania

The former Cleveland police officer who shot and killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice in 2014 has withdrawn from the police force of a tiny Pennsylvania town amid community backlash and media scrutiny over his hiring.

By Michael Rubinkam/Associated Press

Tioga County asks state Sen. Mastriano to stop seeking vote audit

The Republican-majority county board accused the state senator of creating “unnecessary chaos.”

By Mark Scolforo/The Associated Press

Updated: 2021-07-15 10:37:50

Tioga County won’t offer up voting machines to election audit

The state’s top election official told counties that the state would decertify any election equipment that is subject to any such third-party access, rendering it useless in an election.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

Updated: 2019-12-10 17:52:22

Pennsylvania trooper shot and wounded, prompting standoff

A Pennsylvania state trooper has been shot and wounded at a home in a rural area near the border with New York state.

By The Associated Press