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Pa. lawmakers propose solutions to surprise medical bills

State must intervene for patients

Pa. reinstating program to aid poorest citizens despite concerns about how to pay for it

PUC: Too many people strike pipelines or cables when digging. A new law could help

Unsafe Philly: Traffic deaths a rising concern in all neighborhoods, not just Center City | Editorial


Gov. Wolf announces funding for Erie-area projects

Wolf OKs $12 million grant for UPMC Park renovations


Harley dealers respond to Trump’s support of boycotting company’s motorcycles

Stagnating wages don’t tell the whole story | Opinion

Vanguard gives recession a 40 percent chance in two years. Such vague promises drive investors to their funds.

Flyaway pollution: Contain the sand blowing around Stowe

Harrison Town Square owner says it’s not to blame for building code violations

Clergy Sex Abuse

Release of grand jury report on sexual abuse in Pa. Catholic dioceses expected Tuesday

Grand jury report to reveal who, what, where and when of Catholic priest abuses

Grand jury report on church sexual abuse to be released Tuesday


State prison in Greene County locked down after guards sickened by unknown substance


Dallas School District seeking binding arbitration in teachers union dispute

Ebensburg residents to Central Cambria school board: Respect teachers

Weatherly pre-k gets funding

Daniel Boone superintendent resigns

Lawsuit filed by Cal U over empty parking garage raises questions about construction

At Temple, campus food pantry becomes summer lifeline for hungry students

Pennsylvania 2017 college grads lead the nation in student debt


No shortage of fall races for Pennsylvania voters to ponder

Kutztown University grad seeks state House seat


FERC vote moves PennEast Ppipeline project forward


Weather Update: Duryea flooding, rising rivers and more

Flooding prompts evacuations for some in Duryea

Heavy rains prompt rescues, confusion in Pennsylvania

Lehigh River rescuers search for 145 rafters; all appear to be OK on land

Lackawanna River exceeding its banks

Flood waters show signs of receding after heavy rains in Lackawanna County

Heavy rains a headache for many

Berks County flooding draws statewide emergency response

Flooding reported along Swatara Creek, but it won’t last long

Storm floods parks, streets in Pottstown area

Mill Creek spills over, submerges low-lying areas of Hamburg

Health Care

Health care program that helps homeless get housing will expand

Surprise medical bills draw patients’ ire

Local News

Wilkes-Barre officials hear residents’ complaints at crime watch meeting

Wilkes-Barre residents share concerns with city officials

Luzerne County Council to mull purchase offers for 60 repository properties

Black Creek supervisors to seek better recycling rate

Dunmore council OKs Schautz Memorial Stadium revival

As new apartments rise in Ardmore, two nearby businesses fall

Autopsy scheduled for Erie police officer who mysteriously died while on duty

New Kensington residents say rats are a growing problem

Latrobe OKs $163K contracts for replacing roof, repairing storm inlet

Hearing sets stage for opening of trial of Vaughn Spencer, former mayor of Reading

Rebecca Acosta pleads guilty to conspiracy to solicit a bribe

Pottstown council OKs several fees

Allentown homeless warming station saved

Reading residents, council call for end to nighttime parties at Pagoda

Editorial: Mount Penn partnership great for Berks

National News

State lawmakers impeach three West Virginia Supreme Court justices over spending

Police request funds for AR-15s in North Dakota city schools


Philly has 922 streets banned from having block parties. Why?

2 dead in separate Philly shootings

Comcast expands Internet Essentials to all low-income veterans, signs up nearly 20K Philadelphia families in last year

Philly refiner, free from bankruptcy court, quietly installs new board, CEO

Philadelphia is one of six cities where homeowners struggle to save money

Group urges stop-and-go to help change neighborhood’s quality of life

52,247 potholes filled and counting in Philadelphia this year | Opinion


‘I think it’s game on’: Could Mayor Peduto, nonprofit leader sit with Dalai Lama?

Port Authority’s Station Square T station to be closed another 3-4 weeks

Port Authority expects Station Square T stop to reopen in 3-4 weeks

Welcome to The Neighborhood. You’ve got questions, we find answers.

Pittsburgh police chief: Four shootings in 24-hour span not linked

Pittsburgh police chief: Rash of weekend shootings ‘not normal’

City police officer injured in crash on North Side

PWSA planning new water pipeline as redundancy measure

PWSA says new $50 million water line will be among its largest projects ever

Holy Family Institute’s tale of survival

Report: Pittsburgh could get nonstop flight to Dublin

Drug deaths to be remembered during Aug. 31 service

OneJet sued for serving only 2 cities from Pittsburgh with $1M incentive

State News

New tick found in Pennsylvania is drawing plenty of attention


Atlantic City train shutdown feeds fears for the future

Big rig safety: Tougher penalties needed to get drivers’ attention

PennDOT to speed up paving projects in county

Train derails in Windber, blocking streets


After Stephen Miller’s Johnstown visit, his uncle calls him an ‘immigration hypocrite’

‘Everyone signed one’: Trump aggressive in use of nondisclosure agreements, even in government

Congressman’s son rips him for ‘ruining’ FBI agent’s career

World News

Crash outside parliament in London treated as terrorism