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Rabbi addresses Pa. lawmakers: ‘We pray that we are not guilty of inaction’

Statewide ‘Stronger Than Hate Day’ established for Tree of Life synagogue victims

Pa. General Assembly honors victims of Tree of Life mass shooting in rare joint session

Tree of Life tragedy memorial held amid challenge to state limits on local gun laws

Competing bills broaden and complicate efforts to reform child sex crime laws in Pennsylvania

State House passes relief for clerical abuse victims

Fight over sexual abuse victims’ lawsuits returns to Pa. Senate

Lawmakers push for more solar energy use by 2030

Green lawmakers seek to elbow their way into Pa.’s nuclear debate

Rendell backs nuclear subsidy bill at Senate hearing

’Zero Waste PA’ bills seek to move Pa. away from being a ‘throwaway society’

Pa. lawmakers push to eliminate litter and single-use plastic

‘They are Marines forever’: Pa. lawmakers honor fallen servicemen from Harrisburg unit

Medical Assistance Transportation Program in jeopardy; would affect local shared-ride programs

Executive director defends PIAA over proposed legislation; state Rep. requests meeting

Nine is enough: Mike Turzai’s plan to expand airport board is a nonstarter

Pray at home: State lawmakers must respect church-state divide

Ignoring victims is a problem, but Marsy’s law isn’t the right solution | Editorial

Editorial: Lawmakers should make crime victims’ rights real

Use traffic to fund transit

Editorial: Let’s get guns away from those who pose a threat


Pennsylvania’s new methane rule called ‘the bare minimum’


Chester County sues Sunoco over Mariner East pipeline

Giant Eagle to introduce shelf-scanning robots


Former PSU President Graham Spanier ordered to jail on May 1

From prison to the pardons board: an incredible story of redemption | PennLive Editorial


Penn Hills School District financial recovery plan nearly complete, details not released

Decision pending in complaint over Wilkes-Barre Area’s purchase of land for new school

Groundbreaking ceremony for new W-B Area school open to public

Fox Chapel student one of two in the world to receive perfect AP statistics score

Clifton Heights fighting to protect ‘Field of Dreams’ from Upper Darby School District

Kutztown University faces cutbacks to balance budget

Health Care

New bed transfer device makes life easier — and safer — for patients and caregivers

Number of emergency room patients on rise at UPMC East, AHN Forbes

Local News

Luzerne County spent $47k on Crispell probe

Report: Crispell probe cost $47,000

Luzerne County manager makes case for lobbyist

Wilkes-Barre official says DPW employees voted in favor of new contract

No football at arena until at least 2020

County conducting toddler clothing drive this month

Lackawanna County commissioners baseball suite access questioned

Scranton zoning board continues hearing on drug treatment center

Charl-Mont operator faces legal issues

Petition: Bring mountain biking to Montage Mountain Resorts

City right to seek full head count

City will upgrade its street lights

Downtown group reaches out to Hispanics

Springdale Township set to vote on regional police force

Leechburg food bank thankful for large donations

Irwin to make deal with North Huntingdon for volunteer firefighter, EMS tax credit

Surf’s up? Township wants to buy, reopen historic Ligonier Beach

Armstrong County offers grants for repairs to owner-occupied homes

Bucks County agency may expand its monitoring of drug abuse treatment centers

On the front lines: Investigating abuse and helping children in Berks County

Dispute resolved over parking spot near City Hall for U.S. representative’s staff

City introduces fireworks ordinance

Commissioners asked to waive mapping fees for trails


Pennsylvania cracks the whip on Big Marijuana, threatens to shut out biggest permit holder

National News

States pushing near-bans on abortion, targeting Roe v. Wade


Tax bills set to increase — again — for homeowners as Philly releases new assessments–20190411.html

Mayor Kenney continued to delete his text messages through early this year

‘Working harder and getting less’: Good old days of ride-sharing are gone, Philly drivers say

Several Jewelers Row tenants receive eviction notices, even as Toll Brothers’ Philly high-rise plans remain unclear

More than 1,000 people already have gotten Philly municipal IDs, and appointments are full

Former mayor John Street to support Anthony Williams’ run for mayor

Lindsey Harding’s historic rise from Sixers scout to coach is just the start: ‘I think she’s going to be a star’

‘No More All White Seasons’: Scathing open letter targets Philadelphia Theatre Company

On a tour of Philly’s subterranean world, a simple question arises: Whom is our city for? | Mike Newall

Philly commissioner breaks silence to criticize voting machine decision and call for new selection

Defense lawyers worry about ‘collateral damage’ as DA Larry Krasner and judge spar over conflict of interest

DA Larry Krasner announces theft charges against North Philly tow-truck operator

Macy’s launches Story, an ‘Instagram’ like store-in-store in Center City Philadelphia

For a ‘small, sensitive little boy in a heavy boy’s body,’ life became too much | Jenice Armstrong

The shame of Philadelphia’s race for sheriff | Opinion


Peduto joins 50 mayors grappling with gun violence

Lawsuits against Pittsburgh mounting following passage of gun legislation

Paul Muschick: How many bullets are too many? Are magazines with more than 10 rounds ‘large-capacity’?

Pirates worth an estimated $1.3 billion, have $39 million in operating revenue, according to Forbes

McKeesport Council promotes fire, police officers

Tree of Life Rabbi Jeffrey Myers to receive Wiesenthal Center’s Medal of Valor

Skilled nursing facility closing in Bellevue, cutting jobs

URA to spend $3 million to build out and furnish former Art Institute of Pittsburgh space

State News

Schuylkill rowers still need $400K for dredge, so they’re turning to the public for help

Delaware Water Gap to start collecting fees this weekend

Strong energy infrastructure key to Pennsylvania’s success | PennLive letters

Say thanks to your township supervisors | Opinion


Want to save on gas? Just fill up outside Allegheny County

This week is National Work Zone Awareness Week | PennLive letters


Scanlon pushes to save Boeing helicopter jobs in Delco

World News

WikiLeaks’ Assange arrested at Ecuador embassy in London