Police: 4-year-old boy hit by vehicle

POLICE: 4-YEAR-OLD BOY HIT BY VEHICLE

Lancaster police say the child ran out into traffic Thursday afternoon at East King and Ann streets.

Part of Route 15 will be closed next week for emergency pipe replacement

PART OF ROUTE 15 WILL BE CLOSED NEXT WEEK FOR EMERGENCY PIPE REPLACEMENT

Starting at 7 p.m. Sunday, Route 15 southbound will be closed between Baltimore Pike and Taneytown Road.

 
 
 
Tinder adds a panic button for dates that go wrong

TINDER ADDS A PANIC BUTTON FOR DATES THAT GO WRONG

The dating app is adding new safety features, including a panic button that alerts safety authorities if something goes wrong during...

16-year-old wanted by police on attempted homicide charge

16-YEAR-OLD WANTED BY POLICE ON ATTEMPTED HOMICIDE CHARGE

Harrisburg police say Tywaun Bender shot at an occupied vehicle in December 2019.

 
 
 
Legendary PBS journalist Jim Lehrer dies at 85

LEGENDARY PBS JOURNALIST JIM LEHRER DIES AT 85

Jim Lehrer, the journalism giant who spent decades behind the anchor desk at PBS, died Thursday at 85.

Rain arrives for start of weekend

RAIN ARRIVES FOR START OF WEEKEND

WGAL News 8 Storm Team forecast

 
 
 
Nunchucks, slingshot, brass knuckles, rolling pin among items confiscated at HIA checkpoint

NUNCHUCKS, SLINGSHOT, BRASS KNUCKLES, ROLLING PIN AMONG ITEMS CONFISCATED AT HIA CHECKPOINT

The Transportation Security Administration seizes hundreds of prohibited items each year.

Pennsylvania House Speaker Mike Turzai announces he will not seek reelection

PENNSYLVANIA HOUSE SPEAKER MIKE TURZAI ANNOUNCES HE WILL NOT SEEK REELECTION

Pennsylvania House Speaker Mike Turzai, the most prominent fiscal and social conservative in state government, will hold a news conference...

 
 
 
Record-setting Blizzard of 2016

RECORD-SETTING BLIZZARD OF 2016

WGAL News 8

Pennsylvania Auto Show

PENNSYLVANIA AUTO SHOW

WGAL News 8

 
 
 
A rainy start to Saturday morning is in the forecast

A RAINY START TO SATURDAY MORNING IS IN THE FORECAST

Quiet, yet milder for the next couple of days. Then we're tracking rain for late Friday night into Saturday. Find out what to expect...

One year ago: Huge, SHARP icicles form along rail trail

ONE YEAR AGO: HUGE, SHARP ICICLES FORM ALONG RAIL TRAIL

WGAL News 8

 
 
 
MLB to test computer umps at spring training

MLB TO TEST COMPUTER UMPS AT SPRING TRAINING

"We believe over the long haul it's going to be more accurate," Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said.

Milder Temps. Looks Like A Wet Weekend

MILDER TEMPS. LOOKS LIKE A WET WEEKEND

High pressure will give us another cold night across the Susquehanna Valley with clear skies and calm winds. Our winds will turn to...

 
 
 
Federal authorities say they've broken up a violent sex trafficking gang operating out of Reading

FEDERAL AUTHORITIES SAY THEY'VE BROKEN UP A VIOLENT SEX TRAFFICKING GANG OPERATING OUT OF READING

Thirteen members and associates of the gang known as The Sevens are facing charges.

WGAL's Athlete of the Week

WGAL'S ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

Meet our Toyota High School Athlete of the Week!

 
 
 
Franklin County mother accused of failing to feed 26-pound teenage son

FRANKLIN COUNTY MOTHER ACCUSED OF FAILING TO FEED 26-POUND TEENAGE SON

Elizabet Estrada is charged with aggravated assault and endangering the welfare of children.

Former Cumberland County police detective accused of trading official actions for sex

FORMER CUMBERLAND COUNTY POLICE DETECTIVE ACCUSED OF TRADING OFFICIAL ACTIONS FOR SEX

Christopher Collare was indicted by a federal grand jury on charges of bribery, drug distribution, fraud and making false statements.

 
 
 
Pa. House considers package of bills to fight human trafficking

PA. HOUSE CONSIDERS PACKAGE OF BILLS TO FIGHT HUMAN TRAFFICKING

The proposed legislation aims to protect victims and increase penalties for predators.

DA: Man admits to killing roommate in 2004, burying body in quarry

DA: MAN ADMITS TO KILLING ROOMMATE IN 2004, BURYING BODY IN QUARRY

Daman Smoot is charged in the death of Adam Brundage.

 
 
 



Scientists discover four new species of sharks that walk

Scientists discover four new species of sharks that walk

Walking sharks could be the most recently evolved sharks on Earth, according to researchers. Read more ...

Legendary PBS journalist Jim Lehrer dies at 85

Legendary PBS journalist Jim Lehrer dies at 85

Jim Lehrer, the journalism giant who spent decades behind the anchor desk at PBS, died Thursday at 85. Read more ...

President Trump to attend anti-abortion rally in Washington

President Trump to attend anti-abortion rally in Washington

President Donald Trump will become the first president to attend the March for Life. Read more ...

Woods opens with 69 at Torrey North to start new year

Woods opens with 69 at Torrey North to start new year

SAN DIEGO - Tiger Woods had his lowest opening round of the year since 2011. It wasn't enough to be among the leaders Thursday at the Farmers Insurance Open, but it was fine... Read more ...

US imposes visa rules for pregnant women on 'birth tourism'

US imposes visa rules for pregnant women on 'birth tourism'

Applicants will be denied tourist visas if they are determined to be coming to the U.S. primarily to give birth. Read more ...

Oscars 2020 performers announced: Idina Menzel is back, Adele Dazeem is not

Oscars 2020 performers announced: Idina Menzel is back, Adele Dazeem is not

Unclear if John Travolta was invited. Read more ...

Pharmaceutical Executive John Kapoor Sentenced To 66 Months In Prison In...

Pharmaceutical Executive John Kapoor Sentenced To 66 Months In Prison In Opioid Trial

His sentencing is the culmination of a months-long criminal trial that resulted in the first successful prosecution of pharmaceutical executives tied to the opioid epidemic. Read more ...

‘Spygate' update: At least two FISA warrants to spy on Carter Page were ‘not...

‘Spygate' update: At least two FISA warrants to spy on Carter Page were ‘not valid' DOJ says

The top US spy court has revealed that at least two of the four warrants for spying on a Trump campaign adviser are now considered to have been improperly obtained, and all... Read more ...

China coronavirus infections soar to 830, with 25 deaths as WHO says it's...

China coronavirus infections soar to 830, with 25 deaths as WHO says it's too early to declare global emergency

The World Health Organization held off designating a new fast-spreading coronavirus as an international health threat, but did deem it a crisis within China, where the pathogen... Read more ...

Jim Lehrer, Longtime PBS Anchor, Dies At 85

Jim Lehrer, Longtime PBS Anchor, Dies At 85

Lehrer chronicled such pivotal events as John F. Kennedy's assassination and the 1973 Senate Watergate Hearings. For years, he and lifelong friend Robert MacNeil co-anchored... Read more ...