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Shapiro, lawmakers back plan to fight Medicaid fraud

Rep. Grove leads bipartisan bill package combating $3B in Medicaid fraud

Pa. lawmakers propose drug affordability board to regulate prescription prices

Pa. House passes bill to study exempting newer vehicles from emissions testing

Bill to rollback natural gas drilling regulations clears House committee

Gov. Wolf vows to veto bill loosening rules for conventional oil and gas wells

House GOP retaliates against Wolf’s overtime proposal

Special election held today for Pa. Senate seat: Hours, polls and what else you need to know

Girardville Basketball Association honors Leiby, late Sen. Rhoades

It’s time to end Pa’s outrageous practice of non-consensual, unnecessary pelvic exams | Opinion

Create board to get handle on drug costs


Kennametal closes Carbidie plant in Hempfield; 60 jobs lost

Fewer plastic bags: Stores smartly plan to end use

Tarentum’s Perriello Produce shutting down retail business

Labor secretary touts economic ‘rebound’ in NEPA

Labor Secretary Scalia meets with Luzerne County business leaders

As Wind Creek plans a 2nd hotel, Hotel Bethlehem asks for more time on its $37 million expansion


Pennsylvania teen hunters charged with animal cruelty after attack on wounded deer posted on Snapchat

Police: Charges pending after 2-year-old seen using vaping device on video in St. Clair

Supreme Court won’t hear Frein appeal

Man charged with 11th DUI gets continuance


Grant-funded programs to benefit Highlands students’ computer learning, vision care

Turf field would reduce water runoff in Leechburg, officials say

National teachers union president, others to speak at Scranton School District funding meeting Wednesday

Parkland students in need of a study break can head to library for ‘de-stress kits’

PMSD and union headed back to negotiating table Wednesday

Harrisburg high school principal removed; search for replacement begins

Wilkes-Barre Area shows off progress at high school site

Advocacy groups say Pennsylvania underfunds special education

Temple returns to U.S. News’ online MBA rankings, far below where it was before false-data scandal

Johnson College freezes tuition


Early voting is coming to Pennsylvania, but it won’t be the same for everyone

Wyoming attorney announces bid for 120th state House District

Pa. House staffer to run for Pa. House seat representing part of Dauphin County

Democrat launches campaign to represent Berks County in Harrisburg

How Pennsylvania teens are preparing to cast their first vote for president: ‘The boys mostly like Trump’

Hershey Republican drops out of race against Rep. Scott Perry

Health Care

High-priced specialty drugs: Exposing the flaws in the system | Opinion

Local News

Lackawanna County commissioners may reopen 2020 budget, hike taxes 11.3%

Cummings quits as Dunmore solicitor

Reading City Council considers purchasing former city pool

Chester County earns national honor for performance management leadership

County commissioners leaning toward reopening Westmoreland’s 2020 budget

Report: Greensburg development snarled in red tape

Greensburg to amend legal documents after former police chief disputes retirement account

Mayor Brown to ride with DPW, police, fire chiefs

Luzerne County agency urges older adults to take advantage of free exercise classes

Natural Gas

They chose Ivy Lane because it was peaceful. Then the pipeline exploded.

DEP orders Range Resources to fix leaking Marcellus well ‘once and for all’

Pennsylvania orders gas well plugged in fight over methane


Roosevelt Boulevard speed cameras are coming to these eight locations

Automated speed cameras finally coming to Roosevelt Boulevard

Tech salary census: 300 Philadelphia designers disclose their pay

Former PMA exec out as head of Erie Museum after concerns and complaints published

Philadelphia Museum of Art staffers say complaints about former exec ‘barely scratch the surface

What it means to workers when city steps up labor law enforcement | Editorial

Family and comrades bid farewell to Philadelphia Army vet Corey Michael Hadley at Bucks military funeral

How Philly can recycle better and save money doing it | Opinion

‘They shot my baby’: Teen among dead as 7 killed, 12 shot in violent weekend in Philadelphia

Philadelphia Inquirer names new publisher Lisa Hughes


Regatta operator bankruptcy stalled

City-County Building approaches historic finish line

Pittsburgh LGBT organization changes leaders, pledges audit of finances

Delta Foundation president resigns amid criminal investigation

Bill Cowher’s Hall of Fame nod a winner in his hometown of Crafton

State News

Cranberry fire department remembers brothers who died just hours apart

Gettysburg monument with local interest spared from tree damage

Lawsuit planned in fight to keep state centers open

Census Bureau looking for part-time workers to assist with count

Rally in Harrisburg kicks off Pa. 2020 census push

Why is a fake Pennsylvania town going viral, and what does it mean for the real one?

Women’s March rally planned for Saturday in Beaver


LCTA requests proposals for new sign installation


Trump says ‘it doesn’t really matter’ if Iranian general posed an imminent threat

Trump incorrectly insists that he ‘saved’ protections for pre-existing conditions

GOP senators reject plans to dismiss Trump impeachment

Casey talks issues ahead of 2020 election