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Yudichak: Growth will fuel Pa.’s future

State lawmakers seek more oversight for PIAA

Challenges, solutions discussed at Senate hearing on robocalls in East Whiteland

Sen. Muth sponsors pipeline safety legislation

Gov. Tom Wolf’s plan to eliminate lead from Philadelphia schools faces opposition

Philly state Rep. wants to give voters power to oust indicted Councilman Henon

State Sen. Bartolotta champions bill for technical schools

Baker votes to OK tougher pension forfeiture law that closes Mellow loophole

Bills will keep lead from robbing children’s potential | Editorial

States like Pa. need better policy to encourage drone innovation | Opinion

Prominent Pa. CEOs: Inadequate school funding makes it harder for us to hire locally | Opinion

Pick reform instead of tax fantasy

Citizens’ group drops open meetings lawsuit against legislative auditing panel, accepting a typo was to blame

PA Turnpike

PA Turnpike Commission ‘on the path to bankruptcy,’ auditor general says

Auditor General DePasquale says Pa. Turnpike facing ‘road to ruin’

Auditor general says debt-laden Pa. Turnpike Commission at ‘critical juncture’

Pa. Turnpike is on ‘road to ruin’, auditor general says; toll hikes driving people away

Pa. auditor general says turnpike commission on ‘road to ruin’


Competing for workers, U.S. Steel adds parental leave, gender reassignment coverage to benefits package

Report indicates financial woes at former Franklin Mills mall

Soon, you can buy CBD at CVS stores thanks to Curaleaf partnership

Attorney general sues Fayette County furniture retailer over consumer complaints

Reading Eagle CFO announces plan that would keep newspaper in local hands

Berks officials react to Reading Eagle bankruptcy

Army moving to delay Chinook upgrades at Boeing plant


Lackawanna County employee faces child porn charges, resigns

Lewisburg penitentiary to become medium-security institution; staff will be unaffected


Solicitor: Crestwood bus issue near end; report to be released soon

Four people apply for Scranton School Board vacancy

Abington Senior HS takes first place in national contest that requires endurance, smarts, and psyching out your opponent

School Safety: How School Construction Is Changing Due To Security Concerns

Penn donor, billionaire Michael Steinhardt accused of sexual harassment

Mumps outbreak at Temple: What to know about the contagious disease

Case of mumps confirmed at West Chester University

Four area colleges rank in top online MBA list

Keystone College hosts expert panel on juvenile justice

What are the best nursing programs in Pa.?


Joe Pittman, longtime aide to state. Sen. Don White, wins GOP nomination to replace him

Health Care

Lack of contract keeps veterans from UPMC

Local News

Questions abound over new voting machines

Listings released for Luzerne County’s April 25 tax auction

Security matter: City police will guard W-B mosque

NZ mosque slayings prompt added security, plans for unity rally in Wilkes-Barre

Wilkes-Barre restricting parking while buildings are razed

Nanticoke Fire Department set to unveil new fire truck

Settlement reached in tax appeal of Electric City Parking Garage in Scranton

Appointments still available for free tax prep help

As recovery center tackles addiction on the Main Line, first responders struggle to get paid for increased calls

Harrison hosting ‘Too Toxic to Trash’ recycling collections in April

West Reading preparing to roll out private parking lot system

Berks residents oppose plan to expand life of Rolling Hills Landfill

Editorial: Shuman sets great example for investment in Reading

Sheriff’s sale of PPL Plaza in downtown Allentown pushed until April

National News

Jimmy Carter is about to become the longest-living president in American history

Facebook left millions of passwords readable by employees for years

New Jersey

New Jersey governor: Push to legalize pot is short on votes


Tainted Philly police officers get re-assigned to the ‘last place’ they should be, critics say

Did ‘artificial intelligence’ spot petition fakes in City Council races? A judge will make the call. | Clout

‘Johnny Doc’ blasts case against him and Councilman Henon in bid to have corruption charges thrown out

Four Seasons Hotel begins massive recruitment in Philadelphia as hotel sector continues to grow

$38 million of cocaine seized at Philadelphia port

Rendell says Philly group near deal on home for supervised injection site


County Controller Chelsa Wagner holds campaign fundraiser a day after felony charges announced

August Wilson Center restores ‘African American’ to its name

Relative of late Ugandan dictator admits in Pittsburgh court to counterfeiting crimes

Backyard barnyards getting popular

Pittsburgh Public Schools hosts symposium on LGBTQ, gender inclusivity

Road to close as crane lifts 30,000-pound MRI scanner into Oakland research institute


Number of states using redistricting commissions growing

GOP redistricting edge moderated Democrats’ 2018 gains

Rosfeld Trial

Rosfeld testifies in own defense in homicide trial

Rosfeld: ‘I thought one of the suspects was pointing a gun at me’

Rose family confident in prosecutors’ effort during Rosfeld trial

Rosfeld trial has Pittsburgh police beefing up security

What to expect on Day 4 of the Michael Rosfeld trial

State News

Unhealthy us: Luzerne is low in annual county health rankings

Economist: Consumer spending, growth will remain solid in NEPA

Area govts share in LCB license fees

If Three Mile Island shuts down, counties could lose grant money

Big winners: 10 largest lottery jackpots in Pa. history

In the Lehigh Valley, girls eager to be a part of Boy Scouts of America


Landslide mitigation a big chunk of PennDOT projects planned for 2019

Route 28 improvements, bridges, landslides all on PennDOT’s to-do list for 2019


Trump signs an executive order protecting free speech on college campuses

Criticism of McCain is message to Trump’s base, allies say

Democrats say Kushner used WhatsApp to contact foreign leaders

World News

China chemical plant blast kills 47, injures hundreds more