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Why does Pa. have the most U.S. Capitol siege arrests? Dems point to GOP lawmakers’ rhetoric

Restoring survivors’ rights to pursue justice empowers them to change the narrative of abuse | Opinion

State should move against gun traffickers

Editorial: Legislature can’t be held harmless anymore

State Rep. Tarah Toohil announces run for Luzerne County judge

Coronavirus – COVID-19

SPECIAL REPORT | COVID is cutting a deadly swath through personal care homes

Vaccine priority rules emerge as potential ‘obstacle’ as people forced to wait their turn

Westmoreland pharmacist ‘absolutely’ wants to play bigger role in doling out covid vaccine

Pharmacist drives through winter storm to vaccinate homebound Donegal woman

Delco expands COVID vaccine call center after deluge of calls

Pa. flunks on watchdog group’s COVID-19 testing report card | The Numbers Racket

Use of ‘lifesaving’ experimental COVID treatment expanding in Lehigh Valley and beyond

Misinformation about the COVID-19 vaccine is killing Black and Brown people | PennLive Editorial

Nursing homes still deserve better, a year into the pandemic | Opinion

Lessons from New York, Pennsylvania, Texas and . . . Mars | Opinion

Berks coroner reports 2 more COVID-19 deaths

President Biden to mark nation crossing 500,000 COVID-19 deaths


Wolf administration’s COVID orders have the power of law, legal experts say


‘This is my little Vail’: Snowy weather helps the Pittsburgh region’s ski resorts thrive

What’s happening with Maroni’s? Here’s why the West Scranton pizza institution is up for sale


A baby was beaten to death in her Delaware County home last month, and no one has been arrested.

UPDATE: Upper Darby suspect in East Norriton bowling alley shooting turns self in

17-year-old suspect sought in fatal bowling alley shooting in Montgomery County

Cop from central Pennsylvania the latest to be charged in attack on U.S. Capitol


Scranton teachers want proof of air quality, ventilation before returning to classrooms

How bad bets with Wall Street cost two Pa. public school systems and a hospital millions of dollars

Penn State Thon raises more than $10 million to combat pediatric cancer

How Biden got it wrong about Penn, the Ivies, student debt, and America’s ‘college problem’ | Will Bunch

Penn State president retires in 2022, successor to be sought


Almost 19,000 Pennsylvania voters have left the Republican Party since the Capitol attack

Democrats hold walk-through signing event

Trump House creator Leslie Rossi says she is ‘humbled’ at receiving GOP nod for open state House seat

Medalis praised for the way she ran county elections

Health Care

COVID-19 led to a drop in heart surgery, with grim consequences

Monday Update: State health insurance program seeks new customers again

Where is the flu? Pennsylvania cases plummet during COVID-19 pandemic

Local News

Biden street name committee takes shape

Development plans in Berks County: 176 apartment plan in Lower Heidelberg Township, 85-acre industrial development in Upper Tulpehocken Township and more

Virtual Black History Month program to focus on Black Civil War soldiers from Chester County

Method to choose new DA still unclear

Advocates say Wilkes-Barre officials are endangering feral cats

National News

Boeing calls for global grounding of 777s after engine failure

The music world’s awakening to women and Black composers will be game-changing | Peter Dobrin

Working remotely? Some cities, states will pay you to move in.


For Philly hospitals, phone calls more effective than digital platforms at registering seniors for COVID-19 vaccines

Philly readies for new neighbors as Biden plans to resettle more of the world’s most vulnerable people

Penn Museum has hired its first Black director, who pivoted from physics to antiquities

Teachers, students, parents, and Dr. Hite told us what safe schools during COVID-19 looks like to them | Opinion


With hike, community group takes steps to help Hazelwood’s Greenway and its surroundings

Tech programs continue at Pittsburgh schools despite remote learning limitations

Some took federal help. Some didn’t. All had to adapt.

MoveForwardPGH to meet Wednesday to discuss plans for new bike lanes in the city

Talk Minority Action Group honors four in Black community

Port Authority to unveil where transit should expand in next 25 years

Race against yourself

Police: Shooting in Strip District prompts partial shutdown of Penn Avenue

Online class teaches about the role of Black soldiers in Civil War

Pgh advocates gather 65K signatures for no-knock warrant ban and solitary confinement limit ballot initiatives

State News

Advocates want Pa.’s carbon rules to embrace combined heat and power

PA American Water sues manufacturers of toxic PFAS ‘forever chemicals’

It’s coyote-killing season in Pennsylvania. Are the hunts barbaric or necessary population control?

Pa. utilities urge a resumption of shutoffs as pandemic subsides and unpaid bills soar

Pa. must strive to maintain strong energy policies

State commission begins stocking fish ahead of trout season

Fracking puts Pa. at an energy crossroads. It’s time to pick a direction. | Editorial

Pennsylvania AG: State can’t file N.Y.-style Amazon lawsuit–style-amazon-lawsuit/article_ef0933c9-ea74-5870-9a13-ef6d804c7a45.html

Wilson grad Chris Finch reportedly set to be named head coach of the Minnesota Timberwolves

Hate and extremist groups emboldened across Pa. last year


PennDOT begins task of selling the importance of bridge tolls


Roads, transit and tech: How Buttigieg plans to localize the federal transportation agenda