Smoking strong pot daily increases psychosis risk, study finds

SMOKING STRONG POT DAILY INCREASES PSYCHOSIS RISK, STUDY FINDS

The research adds to previous studies that have found links between marijuana and mental health problems.

Steelton Borough Council votes to reduce penalty for possessing small amounts of pot

STEELTON BOROUGH COUNCIL VOTES TO REDUCE PENALTY FOR POSSESSING SMALL AMOUNTS OF POT

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Milder Midweek Followed By Rain

MILDER MIDWEEK FOLLOWED BY RAIN

High pressure will give us a clear and chilly night with lows near 30. Wednesday will start with some sun then some high clouds will...

This bill could punish owners who abandon, restrain dogs during natural disasters

THIS BILL COULD PUNISH OWNERS WHO ABANDON, RESTRAIN DOGS DURING NATURAL DISASTERS

If the bill passes, a person could face charges of animal cruelty and a fine of up to $5,000.

 
 
 
This airline named world's cleanest in new survey

THIS AIRLINE NAMED WORLD'S CLEANEST IN NEW SURVEY

Sorry, you'll have to book a long flight to use it.

Someone is anonymously paying off Louisiana student loans

SOMEONE IS ANONYMOUSLY PAYING OFF LOUISIANA STUDENT LOANS

A man said his credit score jumped 20 points. When he investigated it, he found out his loans had been paid.

 
 
 
Want to get a wild horse and $1,000? The government will pay you

WANT TO GET A WILD HORSE AND $1,000? THE GOVERNMENT WILL PAY YOU

A federal program is giving people $1,000 to adopt an untrained wild horse or burro.

Student taken to hospital after crash involving school bus, police say

STUDENT TAKEN TO HOSPITAL AFTER CRASH INVOLVING SCHOOL BUS, POLICE SAY

A bus and a vehicle collided Tuesday morning in York County, according to police.

 
 
 
One person killed in crash in Paradise Township

ONE PERSON KILLED IN CRASH IN PARADISE TOWNSHIP

The victim's name hasn't been released.

WGAL-TV & HEARST TV, EARN 10TH CONSECUTIVE CRONKITE AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN TV POLITICAL JOURNALISM

WGAL-TV & HEARST TV, EARN 10TH CONSECUTIVE CRONKITE AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN TV POLITICAL JOURNALISM

 
 
 
Report: 12-year-old boy in coma after being attacked on bike, mauled by pack of dogs

REPORT: 12-YEAR-OLD BOY IN COMA AFTER BEING ATTACKED ON BIKE, MAULED BY PACK OF DOGS

“The child was helpless, absolutely helpless."

Residents are not happy with the School District of Lancaster's plan to put a huge water tower in what is currently a park

RESIDENTS ARE NOT HAPPY WITH THE SCHOOL DISTRICT OF LANCASTER'S PLAN TO PUT A HUGE WATER TOWER IN WHAT IS CURRENTLY A PARK

 
 
 
Slight Winter Chill & Sunshine For Last Day of Winter

SLIGHT WINTER CHILL & SUNSHINE FOR LAST DAY OF WINTER

WGAL News 8 Storm Team Meteorologist Ethan Huston says tranquil, sunny, and cool weather is expected Tuesday. The Spring Equinox is...

Fast luck: Tourist wins $1M jackpot in under 5 minutes

FAST LUCK: TOURIST WINS $1M JACKPOT IN UNDER 5 MINUTES

The lucky win happened on St. Patrick's Day.

 
 
 
Lieutenant governor's marijuana listening tour stops in Lancaster county

LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR'S MARIJUANA LISTENING TOUR STOPS IN LANCASTER COUNTY

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'I was being stupid': Drunken man jumps onto school bus to get closer to home

'I WAS BEING STUPID': DRUNKEN MAN JUMPS ONTO SCHOOL BUS TO GET CLOSER TO HOME

The man ended up inside the school, then ran outside before being apprehended following a brief foot chase.

 
 
 
Community activists trying to prevent water tower from being built

COMMUNITY ACTIVISTS TRYING TO PREVENT WATER TOWER FROM BEING BUILT

Proposed site owned by School District of Lancaster, which will vote Tuesday on lease agreement

Former DJ at Christian radio station sentenced to at least 10 years in prison for sex offenses

FORMER DJ AT CHRISTIAN RADIO STATION SENTENCED TO AT LEAST 10 YEARS IN PRISON FOR SEX OFFENSES

Philip Smith will serve 10 to 20 years.

 
 
 
Cool End To Winter

COOL END TO WINTER

Clouds will clear overnight as a weak disturbance moves away from the Susquehanna Valley. It'll be a cold one with lows in the 20s....

New version of computer threat scam claims you'll be charged for subscription you didn't order

NEW VERSION OF COMPUTER THREAT SCAM CLAIMS YOU'LL BE CHARGED FOR SUBSCRIPTION YOU DIDN'T ORDER

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Man pleads guilty to mailing bombs to Trump critics

Man pleads guilty to mailing bombs to Trump critics

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Emilia Clarke suffered two brain aneurysms while filming 'Game of Thrones'

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Facebook leaves millions of passwords readable by employees

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Boeing to make safety feature standard on troubled Max jets

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It's time for US to fully recognize Israel's ‘sovereignty' over disputed...

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March Madness arrives: Round 1 of NCAA Tournament underway

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Wisconsin Judge Blocks Lame-Duck Laws That Stripped Democrats Of Power

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Donald Trump takes cue from young conservative firebrand Charlie Kirk, signs...

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