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Lawmaker reminds drivers of school bus stopping law

Pennsylvania lawmaker wants to kick ’unseemly characters’ out of drug abuse treatment business

Burns pushing bullying legislation

Austin Davis: A plan to protect Pennsylvania’s air and its communities

Cambria farmers get legislators’ ears during annual tour

Why did Gov. Wolf veto the elections bill? | Opinion


Rostraver Eat’n Park waiter serves up simple act of kindness to WWII veteran

Get tax break refund from Shell project


In retrial, jury acquits man who spent 22 years in prison for Carrick homicide

Marijuana haze: Police struggle to keep up with new laws on pot

Ex-ambulance service treasurer indicted on embezzlement counts

Woman allegedly left 3 kids in car while she gambled for 2 hours at Wind Creek casino


Poor school districts are funding the state’s cyber charter schools, research shows. That wasn’t always the case

MAP: Where do school districts get their money?

Scranton volunteers organize school fair-funding efforts

Hearing today will address Elizabeth Forward bus standoff

School tax bills mailed in all county districts

Valley View hires new superintendent

Dallas to use Metz as food service provider again

Analysis: Area schools have $593 million in fund balance

ESU gets grant to continue free tick testing

Albright College’s ‘right-size’ tuition adjustment annoys, confuses some students

Berks college campuses back to bustling

Which Pa. colleges have the best rates of graduating undergrads in four years?


Voters to fill state House vacancy in central Pennsylvania

Democrats spending millions to try to take back statehouses

Local News

Relatives concerned about White Haven Center plans

Community voices concerns over plan to close White Haven center

National Night Out set for today

City Democratic Party picks Cullen as nominee for Scranton mayor

Republicans to choose from nine for Scranton mayor nominee

Farmers market vouchers to be available at county VA office

WWII warbirds visiting Hazleton today and Thursday

Dress for Success expands mentor program

Carbondale to seek extension on $2 million grant application, citing lack of documents from developer

Black Creek Twp. hoping for bids on road project

Blue Chip draws ire after dog shot on property

Chester County sheriff pushes back against controller, defending K-9 unit overtime

‘We need to fight it’: An old Ardmore movie palace could become a luxury condo complex

Gas compressor in North Heidelberg that caused leak during Hurricane Sandy is slated for replacement

National News

Planned Parenthood leaves federal family planning program

California raises standard required for use of deadly police force

Is fluoride in water toxic to babies’ brains? A rigorous study raises alarms.

U.S. tests cruise missile after quitting INF treaty with Russia

Binge-drinking boomers: Excessive alcohol consumption by seniors on the rise

The youth vaping crisis is a Juuling epidemic | Opinion


Philadelphia’s supervised injection site plan faces a contentious day in federal court

Philadelphia aims to open nation’s first supervised heroin injection center; US Attorney fights to block it

‘It’s like drowning’: Minute by minute, a physician tells a courtroom how you die from an overdose | Mike Newall

Philly judge lets AK-47 gunman withdraw guilty plea in shooting of beer deli owner

Tower could rise beside Center City’s historic Walnut Street Theatre after property changes hands

Why does the Wells Fargo Building have its own zip code?

Who are those men in T-shirts and hats, cleaning North Philly to repair their worlds? | Helen Ubiñas

Officials call for safe, secure closure of bankrupt Philadelphia refinery

Rage against the voting machines | Editorial

Mandatory inclusionary zoning helped Pittsburgh with housing equity. Can it work in Philly? | Opinion


Residents had long complained of housing conditions prior to Oakland fire

Police: 6-year-old started West Oakland fire that displaced nearly 80 people

Elections board, voting machine search committee: No lobbying here

SEA terminates controller; identifies ‘unauthorized’ $21K wire transfer

Pittsburgh’s property lottery

Uganda’s Tree of Life leaders visit Pittsburgh namesake

Sweat Equity: Queenpin PGH pushing to empower and connect Pittsburgh’s black and brown women

East End Cooperative Ministry’s Sew Forward program patterns better life for immigrants

Ex-Uber driver gets a year in jail for kidnapping, assaulting woman picked up in Downtown Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh hopes to provide ‘home ice’ at shuttered Hunt Armory

State News

Can this co-living experiment make housing affordable for middle-class seniors?

Lottery ticket worth $150kG sold in Scranton

Harford Fair kicks off 162nd year

At least 5 Berks dogs have died from parvo since June

West Nile virus now present in Reading mosquitoes

Pennsylvania’s war with invasive species

In PA and beyond, polling shows key suburban voters want gun reform

PUC probes ‘backfire’ incident on Mariner East pipeline


Railroad crossings pose danger for drivers and trains — and navigation apps aren’t helping

Interstate 81 exit in Dunmore to close for month

Bridge set to reopen in Kingston Twp.

New roundabout opens at intersection of routes 73 and 662 in Oley Township

Delco region ranks third in Pa. for 2018 DUI arrests


Joe Sestak might need miracle to challenge Donald Trump despite military credentials, history of upsets