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Five-year report assesses impacts under 25-year-old mining law

Why you can still smoke at some Pennsylvania bars


DCED year in review: Investing in jobs/communities for a prosperous PA

$3.5 billion in unclaimed property waiting to be claimed


After data breach, should Wawa bosses get the Target treatment?

How are we supposed to get around the Lehigh Valley with all these warehouses and trucks? And won’t automation kill those jobs eventually?


Fire at Mayfair home with infant twins inside was arson, investigators rule

Trial scheduled to start in 2016 Wilkinsburg mass slaying

Crochet class a comfort for female Lackawanna County Prison inmates


Common Core school standards keep failing, but they don’t have to | Opinion

Northeast Woman: McNichols Plaza principal makes school fun to better kids’ lives


Small cracks have appeared in GOP unity on impeachment trial

Pittsburgh campaign rules curb contributions, but punish some candidates

Pa.’s Toomey, Eight GOP U.S. House lawmakers urge Supreme Court to overturn Roe v. Wade

Democrats celebrate ‘historic day’ in county leadership

New Era arrives in Delco as Dems take control of county government


States say Pennsylvania isn’t doing its share to clean up the Chesapeake

Why doesn’t the threat of global climate change get that Y2K apocalyptic urgency? | Opinion

Farm Show

Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg offers low-stimulation shelters for first time

Hemp won’t get you high at the Pennsylvania Farm Show | Opinion


Vaping and vaccines to forefront in 2019 healthcare debates

Local News

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bridge seeks more mentors to work with area youth

NYC eyeing Francis E. Walter Dam for drinking water, a move that could impact tourism

A different path to Scranton mayor’s office

Evans touts potential of Local Downtown Historic District

Shelters, other options available in Schuylkill County

Berks County road fatalities reach highest level in 11 years

Drug overdoses in Bucks on downward trend

National News

US sends veteran firefighters to battle Australia wildfires

United Methodist Church announces proposal to split over gay marriage

Church doesn’t track minority survivors of clerical abuse

Study: Changing American families mean more multi-unit housing

Philly News

Philly’s new police commissioner has both defended and ended ICE partnerships

Two Mummers associations condemn ‘expressions of hate’ days after blackface incident

For one last time, Philly’s combo batting cages/concert venue Everybody Hits packs the house

Prominent South Sudan peace activist with ties to Philadelphia released from prison

New leader seeks to reform Philly D.A.’s Victim Services Unit

Pitt News

One page a day: After 7-plus years, groups in Squirrel Hill, elsewhere celebrate complete Talmud study

State News

A new way of identifying state game lands

Pa. Turnpike toll hikes are pitting Philly suburban commuters against the state. End this now. | Maria Panaritis

Protesters rally and march against U.S. war with Iran in Philly and throughout Pennsylvania

5 dead, at least 50 injured in crash on Pa. Turnpike in Mt. Pleasant Twp.; highway closed in both directions

Northeast Pennsylvania has a hip new real estate buyer class: millennials


Trump says 52 targets already lined up if Iran retaliates

To produce citizenship data, Homeland Security to share records with Census

White House to notify Congress of Soleimani strike under War Powers Act

World News

Iran general steps out of Soleimani’s shadow to lead proxies

Rockets fired after day of mourning for slain Iranian leader

‘Revenge is coming’: Thousands mourn slain Iranian leaders