Philly unions worked to keep Tesla Solar out of the city. Now Walmart sues Tesla for solar panels that set its stores on fire

These homegrown companies are helping fuel economic growth in NePa | Opinion



Ex-fraternity house manager sentenced to 2 years’ probation



Pittsburgh Public marks first day of school with several new features

Country’s first day school for deaf children, the WPSD in Edgewood, celebrates 150 years

Pittsburgh Schools Says New Assessment Tool Will Reduce Time Spent Taking Standardized Tests

Pa. high school students build sustainable energy center

New leaders, new schedules, new school: First days are here

With start of school days away, Lehigh Valley districts grapple with bus driver shortage

There is an effective, and cheaper, way to ease the middle school transition

Erie-area colleges welcome more than 3,300 freshmen

Off to a bell-ringing start: Area schools spotlight new facilities, faces

Lead testing results raise questions in CB schools, other districts



Conor Lamb’s 2020 challenge: Avoiding partisanship while keeping the momentum going



First Vegas-themed gaming room opens in Western Pennsylvania



When temperatures rise, so do health problems

Mental capacity: Agencies say they need professionals in therapeutic, behavioral health


Local News

Police: Bus driver electrocuted despite warning from passing motorist

Kids enjoy sun, horses, helicopter at East Deer community celebration

Fine Arts Fiesta announces establishment of the Jane Lampe Groh Fund

Plans being finalized as Plymouth prepares for The Wall That Heals

Exhibit of unpublished Woodstock photos opens at Kingston gallery

Race draws cyclists from around the world to Scranton

Alpacas, puppies, kittens and a wannabe unicorn show up at Tractor Supply in South Heidelberg

HIV Awareness Walk set for Erie’s Frontier Park

It’s Oil Over: Refinery workers mull future after massive layoffs

What’s next for Warminster water sale?


National News

Lengthy detention of migrant children may create lasting trauma, say researchers

FBI sees surge in tips from public after El Paso, Dayton shootings



Philadelphia investigating fatal fire in SW Center City rowhouse

After shooting standoff, a sermon of hope and love for community rocked by gun violence

Philadelphia girls’ soccer champs excited to see national women’s team play here



Mount Washington Transit Tunnel reopens to bus and T service

‘We want renters to understand their rights.’ Meeting focuses on residents displaced by W. Oakland fire

YMCA that was ‘shell of a building’ coming back as community center in Wilmerding

Training urges Pittsburgh cops to acknowledge emotions, biases 



‘Red flag laws’ offer tool for preventing some gun violence

14-year-old boy shot in head in Philly, critically injured

Police investigate early-morning shooting


State News

AGs Announce Agreement To Crack Down On Robocalls

Catholic Church sex abuse: The difference a Pennsylvania grand jury made in lives of survivors | Opinion

A few days in the life of Pymatuning State Park


White House says Trump regrets not raising tariffs higher

Trump’s company could save millions if interest rates fall as he demands

DOJ making changes to agency that runs immigration courts

How the Trump administration’s regulatory changes are touching everything from family planning to food stamps



Economic storm clouds hovering over Trump and global leaders

The Amazon rainforest, ablaze in Brazil

Hong Kong police and protesters clash, ending violence lull