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Pa. House leaders to fellow lawmaker accused of sexual assault: Resign

Under the Radar: Bill would allow cops to stop drivers of snow-covered vehicles


Wabtec modifies merger to give GE more cash

YouTube is changing its algorithms to stop recommending conspiracies

Under new deal, Palmer plant will make MLB uniforms for Nike, not Under Armour

Wells Fargo taps ‘fresh blood’ to move into new era

Berks organization empowers Latino entrepreneurs

Catholic Church

Retired Pittsburgh priest, 88, charged with sexual abuse of children

Diocese of Scranton, abuse victims face risks with compensation fund


Gunman kills 3 men in separate State College shootings, then kills himself

1 of 2 brothers in 2017 slaying of Spring Garden activist Gerard Grandzol pleads guilty to murder

Jailhouse informants say woman admitted killing Bucks pharma exec

Carrick fire death last August classified as homicide

Teacher who superimposed girls’ pictures on porn images has plea agreement rejected

County detective sues security guard, claiming he was falsely accused of candy theft

Carbondale pays $125,000 to settle fatal police shooting lawsuit

Two men busted for attempting to sneak drugs into Delco prison


Should Penn State have alerted students sooner about off-campus shooter?

Why parents are pulling their hair over child care in Haverford and other school districts


As Cory Booker eyes 2020, some liberals wonder: Can they trust him now?

Florida’s ethics commission says Gillum may have broken law

Trump confidant Roger Stone is arrested, says he’s falsely accused

Local Republican and Democratic parties face questions ahead of state Senate nominee votes

Cumberland County Judge Christylee Peck announces run for Pa. Superior Court


Road salt use creates environmental worries

Government Shutdown

Trump: Government will reopen for 3 weeks while border security talks resume

The government shutdown is over — for now. So what happens next?

Even with IRS staffers returning, tax refunds may be delayed

At Philadelphia airport, TSA workers and officials rallied for end to shutdown

News of shutdown deal brings gratitude, skepticism

Trump, Congress agree to end longest government shutdown

Food stamp crisis looming in Pa. because of government shutdown

Majority of Americans hold Trump, Republicans responsible for shutdown: poll

Health Care

Measles outbreak grows near Portland, Oregon; 30 cases reported

Local News

Water main break in Collier closes Baldwin Road intersection

Should the names of officers involved in deadly shootings be public? Local DAs say yes

K9 with bone cancer gets final salute outside Pa. vet’s office–nws-pa-police-dog-final-salute-20190125-story.html

WB’s $1.7M deficit for 2018 could decrease as more revenue is received

After fight following Harrisburg game, York cancels boys’ basketball, lets only parents at girls’ game

Lucky’s Sporthouse will close after Super Bowl

Lackawanna County Economic Development Director George Kelly retiring Feb. 5

Sale of Royals intended to keep team in Reading

Chester Water customers ready to swallow rate hike to keep firm private

National News

Postage increases set for end of January

Shift in Venezuela may be a political win for Trump

Natural Gas

Trump eyes action to limit states’ powers to block pipelines


City officials resolve case of ‘missing’ $33 million

Philly DA’s Office appeals judge’s ruling on Mumia Abu-Jamal

Philly FOP boss blasts DA Larry Krasner on Tucker Carlson’s Fox News show

Ex-Philly cop admits to sexually assaulting a woman in his squad car in Rhawnhurst

Giant opens its first urban format store

Last stop for Philadelphia train station’s flipping departures board


Rabbi of Pittsburgh synagogue where 11 were killed will sing in Kimmel celebration of Jewish music

‘We need more mayors like Peduto,’ says David Hogg at D.C. gun violence panel

Stung by an FBI agent’s death, the Pittsburgh cop who tried to save him now aids traumatized officers

Food pantry to hold Saturday distribution for federal workers

State News

Hundreds of Pennsylvania jobs on the line as bailout deadline looms for struggling nuclear plants

Polar vortex to hit next week, snow showers possible this weekend


Trump donates $100,000 from salary to alcoholism research