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Local legislators join fight to bring clean energy solutions

Attorney defends Arnold Mayor Peconi, denies that Facebook post was racist

Bill Tracker: Ending child marriage in Pennsylvania

Legislator from Pittsburgh proposing bill to legalize marijuana

Philly tourist attractions: Cheesesteaks, the first-place Phils and … legal pot?


Wolf touts value of education to economy


Pa. sues five companies over mortgage modification scam

Two ex-Domino’s pizza delivery drivers sue Monroeville, Washington franchises over pay


Initiative will focus first on district attorneys as activists seek criminal justice reform

Man wanted for Trump threats considered threat to public

Police conduct roundup of drug-trafficking suspects in Berks

SCI-Somerset superintendent transferred as DOC responds to recent prison attacks

ACLU Pennsylvania announces new campaign to end cash bail, fight mandatory minimums


Judge pleads with Dallas School District, union to return to negotiations

Dallas teachers, district return to court

Appeals court reaffirms Boyertown transgender policy

Berks young adults obtain GEDs in graduation ceremony

James Steeley taking over reins at Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency as acting CEO


GOP governor candidate Scott Wagner should release his tax returns | Editorial

On Politics: Pence calls Smucker a ‘great champion’ of Trump admin; President will return to Pa.; and Jess King fixes financial disclosure

Pa. lawmaker ripped by Democratic challenger for joining Rosenstein impeachment bid


In touring flood-impacted areas in central Pa., Gov. Tom Wolf reports seeing ‘a lot of devastation’

Governor tours flood-ravaged area of Schuylkill County

Susquehanna River, Swatara Creek levels are subsiding

Popular Ricketts Glen trail still closed after flooding

Susquehanna crests below flood stage

Downpour floods area roadways, local basements

Some roads still closed due to flooding

Whitecaps on Spring Street: Schuylkill County town recovers after devastating floods


Casino proposal, this time in South Middleton Twp., finds more critics

Casino eyed for Sears at York Galleria, Springettsbury Twp. residents speak out against it

Spokesman: Westmoreland casino review process could takes months

Health Care

UPMC planning to build 63-bed hospital in Jefferson Hills

Delta Medix losing five of six urologists

Local News

Green Ridge ‘castle house’ safe for an additional six months

Cummings, O’Malley voice opposition to reassessment amid lawsuit

Cummings’ policy motto: ‘Be afraid’

Commissioners build up home rehab program

Monessen mayor misses seventh consecutive council meeting

A transgender woman finds support where she least expected – from a Montgomery County church and town

Where the Reading Radsport bike courses go

Reading Main Street member says visitors bureau lacking in support of downtown

26th Pride Festival changing venues because of Harrisburg flooding

For better or worse, State College’s growth is changing the community

YMCA members vote to merge Valley facilities

National News

Administration: 1,820 children reunited after border split

Natural Gas

DEP orders CNX to plug 144 abandoned natural gas wells in Greene County

New Jersey

N.J. school superintendent accused of defecating resigns


Report: 45% of Philly homicides went unsolved in last decade

Japanese American woman finds slur on Philly hotel bill

Is the war on poverty ‘a success,’ as the Trump administration proclaims?

City treasurer works to track down unaccounted funds

Philly citizens talk about the opioid crisis | Opinion

Airline passenger asks for medicine, goes to jail | Ronnie Polaneczky

This teacher is staying in his job, after all | Opinion


Pittsburgh adopts new protest response guidelines to protect First Amendment rights, ensure safety

Planned rally could spotlight Pittsburgh’s new protest rules

Landmark Italian grocery in Bloomfield is closing

Hazelwood residents provide input on community redevelopment strategy

Welcome back, Uber: For now, high-tech cars are in human hands

Allegheny County buys full-body scanner for jail to reduce strip searches

Grieving and mothering in the wake of gun violence

State News

Kids learn marksmanship, respect, leadership at Camp Cadet

Cambria County tops state list for veteran benefit claim filings

Pa. AG urges Pope to step in on grand jury’s sex abuse report


Truckers’ lawsuit may force Turnpike to delay $112.5 million payment for transit

Uber and Lyft are hurting bus ridership and worsening traffic, new study finds

Deer-related accident rate in Pennsylvania is among highest in the country

Business Route 309 repaving set to begin tonight

Airport reports second highest June in history for passengers

Taxiway extension planned at airport

Bieber may break silence, announce new plan for New York bus service

PennDOT turns down request to lower speed limits in Allen and East Allen townships


In meeting with Sen. Pat Toomey, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh impresses

Democratic Sen. McCaskill confirms Russian hacking attempt

Ryan opposes Rosenstein impeachment try, dooming it for now