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Pa. senate’s residency fight drags out tension of election

Price of hacked election is incalculable

Gov’t should be footing bill for voting machines

Pa. split in purple-state power grab

Ward sets office sites


Pennsylvania redistricting reform advocates ready for a fight

More people voted for a Democrat for state House. But GOP kept majority


Scranton teachers ask to resume negotiations as district includes no raises in budget

In Pa., four current or former private school leaders among top 30 nationally in earnings


Voter rolls at 15 percent of Westmoreland precincts exceed state recommendations

Local News

Luzerne County Council to decide plans for $5.8 million in leftover funds

County council set to vote on budget Tuesday

Wilkes-Barre area in focus for efforts to improve transit, walkability

Revenue down at W-B’s Hollenback Golf Course

Nanticoke Mayor Rich Wiaterowski passes away

Nanticoke Mayor Wiaterowski remembered for compassion, service to the community

Final night of Hanukkah celebrated for last time at Wilkes-Barre JCC

Community celebrates final night of Hanukkah with torch run, festivities

Scranton city, school district explore sharing of services

Kwanzaa festival founder: Black people need to show unity

Lecture topic: making Scranton more walkable

For the holidays, you can’t beat someone else’s home

Elizabeth Borough police chief placed on administrative leave

Move afoot to rename Vandergrift Bridge in honor of MLB’s Rudy Minarcin

World War II vets gather to reminisce at the Lower Burrell VFW

Latest Census numbers show a mixed bag of poverty indicators for Reading, Berks County

‘Conversion therapy’ resolution scheduled for vote in Harrisburg

Former Philadelphia Eagles great Seth Joyner speaks at church in Pottstown

If at first you don’t succeed: Allentown Council meets tonight to try again on 2019 budget

Editorial: County officials, Berks Heim unions should keep talking


Luzerne County farmer to lead Pa. Farm Bureau’s Young Farmer and Rancher Committee

Marlboro maker places $1.8 billion bet on marijuana

Natural Gas

Two hurt in accident on gas line in Westmoreland County

2 workers hurt overnight when valve malfunctions at drilling site in Claridge

Opioid Crisis

A young Pa. mayor, his friend, and a fatal attraction to opioids


In Philadelphia, Comcast’s hometown, the chasm between internet haves and have-nots looks intractable, new census data show

Cities are using data to make decisions more than ever. Are they calculating risks for bias?

New data on Philly’s commutes show strong subway and bike use, need for better buses

How saving Philly’s historic sacred spaces can make the city stronger | Opinion

5-alarm apartment building fire displaces dozens in West Philly’s Overbrook section


Pittsburgh police investigating anti-Semitic pamphlets in Squirrel Hill, other neighborhoods

Pittsburgh police investigating anti-Semitic pamphlets in Squirrel Hill; Jewish Federation reacts

Mayor Bill Peduto representing U.S. mayors at climate conference in Poland

State News

What will a Pa. Supreme Court decision mean for regulating sites like Airbnb?

Queen of Cannabis: Pa.’s biggest weed dealer is a brash and bold entrepreneur who is also an enthusiastic patient

Wolf, Cabinet members promote judicial reform


Hanover Twp. road barrier crumbling; future uncertain


Top House Democrats mull Trump’s possible ‘impeachable offenses’

GOP senator doesn’t know whether UN pick is up to the job

Comey: FBI probe of Russia initially looked at 4 Americans