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Human trafficking bill advances through Legislature

Lawsuit to be filed against golf club by black women claiming discrimination, lawyer says

Grandview Golf Club: Ejected women supported during rally

Speaker Turzai joins university board; says changes should be on the table

Pennsylvania lawmakers wade into school district land-taking issues

Saltsburg bridge name would honor decorated African-American Civil War veteran

Court again saves towns from Legislature

Here’s the case for guardianship certification | Opinion


Pa. deserves a redistricting process ‘completely free from partisan hijacking’

Working through ‘crunch time,’ Senate struggles toward final redistricting bil

Pennsylvania advocates push for redistricting change


In pitch to biz group, Wolf touts bipartisanship and economy


Uber changes direction on drivers’ criminal history

You can now compare a CEO’s pay to an average worker’s wage. But how much can you learn from that?

Sheetz seeks to transfer liquor licenses from Pizza Hut hoard to North Huntingdon stores

Tariffs on Canadian paper squeezing news industry

Environmentally minded oral care company in Berks outgrows its digs


Woman who gave guns to son accused of school shooting threats will avoid jail

Delco DA: Convicted drug dealer traded fatal dose of heroin for PlayStation 4

Questions remain in LCCF inmate’s death

Luzerne County sheds new light on Mackey case

Numbers highlight use of restraints at Luzerne County prison

Erie County: 2 officers disciplined in asthma case


Nothing has stopped the wave of school shootings. Now districts are buying war-zone trauma kits

Lower Merion parents: A Stoneleigh alternative that’s good for schools and the community | Opinion

New addiction recovery specialist program at LCCC

LCCC receives adult education grant


On Politics: Henry-Pashinski contest one to watch

Pennsylvania watchdog to audit state elections systems

Health Care

Lyme disease may linger even with treatment

Local News

Parking ticket proposal informs drivers of appeal process in W-B

Child advocates join ‘train of life’ for Luzerne County’s foster children

Mother of Sandy Hook victim recalls tragic event

Potential of state Act 152, county land bank discussed at final “Blight to Bright” meeting

Scranton council backs parking garage, kiosk projects

City is epicenter of new book

Lower Burrell considers limiting where medical marijuana can be grown, sold

Land donation closing gap for eight-mile trail between Hartwood Acres and Allegheny River

Flooding around turnpike construction hits McDonald area again

Near Southern Beltway work site, McDonald’s flooding problems continue

Almono announces design team for space on Hazelwood Green

One water meter for 425 homes plus three bankruptcies: A world of problems in Clairton community

Water torture: No reason for Clairton townhomes to stay shut off

Watershed association seeks remedy for mine drainage in Turtle Creek

Federal decision could affect dozens of asylum seekers in Berks

Reading exhibit revisits Penn Street’s past

Reading resident, police chief talk about illegal riders

Edinboro fire department finds financial success with social hub

‘How can this happen?’ Whitehall commissioners angered that toxic fill found in Coplay Aggregates’ quarry

National News

‘I don’t think consumers are going to see any change at all,’ FCC Chairman Pai says of net neutrality repeal

7 mayors want pot removed from federal list of illegal drugs

New Jersey

Murphy signs sports-betting bill into law


It took 6 years for PHL airport workers to double their pay to $12 an hour. Here’s how they did it

Mazzoni Center hires third party to investigate sexual harassment allegations against former interim CEO

Meek Mill enters Hot 97’s Summer Jam popping wheelie on ATV

He confessed to 3 murders, but is being tried for 1

South Philly developer Ori Feibush changes course, plans to demolish 19th-century church

Philly school district proposes to renew 16 charters, move to close one

Three Philadelphia nonprofits receive state development grants

Shootings are up in Philly. When will elected leaders act? | Editorial

Philadelphia must stop holding children in adult jails | Opinion



Pittsburgh teachers union president arrested during rally in Harrisburg

Pittsburgh teachers union officials among protesters arrested Monday

South Side crime plunges as cameras, more patrols take hold

‘A serious download of mercy’: Near the end of Ramadan, hundreds of Muslims gather for all-night event

Bankrupt YMCA proposes deal to settle Downtown Y lease

Appeals court upholds ruling that denied historic status for Bloomfield church

Kelly elected Allegheny County Democratic chair over incumbent Patton Mills

Allegheny County begins summer meal program

Landslide jeopardizes 3 houses in Millvale

New Carnegie Science Center pavilion features classrooms, dramatic city views

State News

Keno catching on in Pennsylvania

Ellen Shultzabarger is Pennsylvania’s first female state forester

Schuylkill aims to control mosquito-borne diseases

Unregulated gambling finds a corner in the corner store (and bar, and lots of other places, too)

Nine arrested at Poor People’s Campaign rally at the state Capitol

Mange spreading among Pennsylvania black bears


New airline may land in Johnstown; airport authority backs switch to Boutique Air


Trump summit with Kim Jong Un: Leaders say denuclearization will begin, U.S. to cancel military exercises with South Korea

Purported founders say they are unfamiliar with group at center of judicial nomination controversy

New disclosure shows growing Kushner wealth, debt

Marino addresses business issues at meeting