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Gov. Tom Wolf adds his voice to those calling for laws to curb gun-related deaths in Pennsylvania

‘It leaves a hole in my heart’: This mom and activist is calling for common sense gun control. Will Harrisburg listen?

Wolf renews call for gun control measures

Gov. Tom Wolf, GOP leaders butt heads over how to pay for addressing Pa.’s infrastructure needs

Setting clean water standards is the EPA’s job. Pa. and other states are doing it instead.

Wilkes to receive grant to run SHINE

Cannabis advocates rally in Harrisburg behind notion that ‘prohibition is doomed to failure’

‘Hot Car Bill’ protects responders who save pets. A similar law for people rescues takes effect in July.

State Sen. Bartolotta’s bill limiting state government spending passes committee

House passes bill that would make it illegal in Pa. to marry before you turn 18

The UPMC/Highmark dispute needs to stop | Opinion

Pennsylvania’s nail salon laws need an update | Opinion


Fetterman’s marijuana road trip is over, and he shares what you told him


State House recognizes 10 World War II veterans, passes D-Day resolution

Berks County WWII vets honored in Harrisburg for service on D-Day

75 years after D-Day: Stories from those who served

Valor remembered: The D-Day invasion saved the free world

Western Pennsylvanians look back on D-Day 75 years later

D-DAY 75: Wilkes-Barre native remembers horrors of war

Scranton native, Navy corpsman recalls his service on D-Day

D-Day 7th years later: Ernie Pyle’s A Long Thin Line Of Personal Anguish

Can D-Day still resonate in the classroom? One central Pa. teacher has proven it can

Editorial: Why world must honor sacrifices of D-Day


Sikorsky helicopter plant in Chester County to close by year’s end

Century III Mall boarded up; only JCPenney remains

Fallout from Wood-Mode closure continues as former employees still await answers to their questions


The last death-row inmate at Eastern State Penitentiary returns after 50 years in prison


Pa. public school districts continue to face fiscal pressure

Scranton School District financial plan to include tax increases, examining school capacity

Bensalem schools get $800,000 in state grants


Are Pa.’s absentee-ballot deadlines unconstitutional? What would be the fix? Judges consider whether a lawsuit should move forward.

Lawsuit claims early Pa. absentee voting deadline is unconstitutional


A bad beat for Bethlehem: Tax on Sands casino sale far less than dreamed of

Health Care

UPMC drops controversial planned prepayment policy

UPMC to drop prepay rule for seniors; prepay still to affect younger patients, Hillman Cancer Center

Organ transplant recipients balance guilt and gratitude: ‘These were supposed to be her breaths’

Local News

Ordinance approved, sale of parkade to Wilkes-Barre Parking Authority next

City council removes obstacle over sale of parking garage

A photo, scraps of historic papers: Descendants join memorial for lost miners

Ceremony marks 100th anniversary of Baltimore Mine Tunnel disaster

EPA awards grants for local cleanups

Warehouse project eyed for coal land near LCCC

Pompey Coal Co. challenges Jessup Planning Commission decision to reject application for warehouses

Garbage collection continues as normal in West Hazleton

Benefit concert to honor New Kensington Officer Brian Shaw

Tarentum Farmers Market nearing opening date

Tarentum eyes 33 properties for demolition this summer

Westmoreland Cultural Trust announces new CEO

Reading Parking Authority sees more revenue, promises payment upgrades

National News

Oakland becomes the 2nd U.S. city to decriminalize magic mushrooms

Privacy is the default: Maine digital privacy law is model legislation

AMC to rethink Georgia filming if abortion law takes effect


These government offices in Philly won’t take cash, disregarding the city’s cashless ban

Two friends shared heroin in a KFC bathroom. One died, one went to prison. Their families are picking up the pieces.

A decade later, 2 ordered to stand trial for double killing in which another man was falsely accused

New Philly opioid response team aims to get OD victims in treatment

Parking fines could rise as Philly tries to reduce traffic

Two shot on subway train near City Hall, police say

Philly cop cleared in court of falsifying records, says he was targeted for retribution

N. Philly man held for trial in May shooting death of LGBTQ advocate

Video: Illegal dumpers shove construction debris, trash right onto Philly roadways, sidewalks

Register of Wills employees try to unionize following voters’ ouster of longtime boss

Racist cop Facebook posts are a public safety problem | Editorial

Police Facebook posts show betrayal of public’s trust | Opinion

Of course Philly’s street-sweeping trucks don’t fit down our streets. The city must show they can fix it. | Mike Newall

Philly stray cat population almost at half a million


Game day clash: Peduto says Steelers stalling North Shore development over parking, tailgating

Mayor Peduto wants pension funds divested from fossil fuels, firearms and for-profit prisons

Write-ins are in, and County Controller Chelsa Wagner will have a Republican opponent after all

Republicans win write-ins, will run for two Allegheny County offices in November

WPIAL to Central Catholic: Two-game suspension for basketball coach or playoff ban

Ed Sheeran and Kraft Heinz team up to release Edchup

Brian O’Neill: Pittsburgh’s recycling efforts lag behind other Pa. cities

Pittsburgh lawsuit details allegations of church negligence in vetting Nigerian priest accused of rape

Transformer explosion knocks out power in Wilkins, four other towns

Police show off decals, warn of road closures for Pittsburgh Pride weekend

Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh to hold Summer Reading Extravaganza on Sunday

State News

Proposal would open more public lands to hunting and fishing

Robinson mobile home park owner must compensate former residents

Construction worker killed in accident on Northeast Extension of Pennsylvania Turnpike

Feds to go public with formerly secret lists of troubled nursing homes

NAACP calls for removal of three members of the Pa. Human Relations Commission

Supreme Court denies hearing Beaver County’s reassessment appeal

Navy official: ‘Probably’ no more removal of PFAS-contaminated soil


VP Mike Pence’s visit to Pa. Thursday will briefly close access to parts of I-83


Sanders confronts Walmart’s leaders at their annual shareholders meeting

Dem rivals rebuke Biden for not backing abortion rule repeal