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Price tag for fixing all urgent Philly school building problems? $170M, union, lawmakers say

State lawmaker wants to make censure of legislators speedier

Advocate calls for changing statute of limitations on child sex abuse

Vestige Of The Past, State House’s ‘Lobbyist Room’ Vanishes


Wolf nominates Elliot Howsie to be Common Pleas judge

Wolf Administration encourages residents to prepare for spring, summer flooding

DEP secretary talks landfill, power plant and water quality in Berks County


Jeep sends a Gladiator into battle against pickups

Lyft shares soar in trading debut that bodes well for wave of tech IPOs to come

Catholic Church

In New Jersey and Pennsylvania, two very different responses to clergy abuse


‘There is no cure for people like you.’ Mom gets life in prison for murder, dismemberment of Grace Packer

Man charged in fatal shooting of ex-wife inside Main Line Wawa

Pa. family, including 3 kids, died by suffocation, strangulation

Appeals court ruling could affect Ciavarella’s sentence


After clashing with school board members last year, Pennridge student is running to unseat them

Burrell School District nurse wins regional award from colleagues

Teachers growing impatient in New Kensington-Arnold 573 days after contract expired

Area students compete in STEM Design Challenge

Alvernia University event embraces religious diversity

Spring-Ford implementing computers-for-all strategy


Male lawmaker tells U.S. Rep. Susan Wild she doesn’t understand gender pay equity bill she co-sponsored

Democratic presidential hopefuls taking pitch to rural Iowa

Anger, Insults and Offense: Trump has turned even a Collegeville, Pa., bookstore into a battlefield | Maria Panaritis

As liberals push big 2020 agenda, Democratic old guard tries to seize the wheel

Publishers plan bound editions of Mueller report


2 more casinos seek sports-betting licenses in Pennsylvania

Health Care

Mumps outbreak at Temple brings 4,800 to vaccine clinics: What to know about the contagious disease

Local News

Bucks County group envisions African-American museum

Monessen firefighter accused of making inflammatory comment on Facebook

Peters Township takes action to avoid potential loss of property

State grants awarded for road projects in Greene, Allegheny

W-B attorney: Police union delaying suit, not city officials

Students give back to veterans in Mountain Top

Scranton trash-fee scofflaws owe city $16.8 million

Movie filming in locations around downtown Scranton

LCTA board, executive director at odds over job

Clients heartbroken to see Easy Does It close Walnut Street recovery facility

Morgantown man laces up running shoes to bring awareness to police officer mental health issues

Berks Vietnam veterans share stories on their day

Main attraction: New owner hopes to bring prominent downtown Johnstown site ‘back to life’

Woman, 108, honored as Chester County’s oldest resident

Funding approved for trail projects

National News

How social media is helping Big Tobacco hook a new generation of smokers

Treatment and support: Suicides highlight residual trauma of mass shootings

Guatemalan girl died of multiple organ failure after being apprehended at the border, report says

Judge blocks California’s high-capacity ammunition ban

Natural Gas

Trump Doubles Down on Keystone Oil Pipeline With New Permit

New Jersey

N.J.’s Aid in Dying bill: Terminally ill patients say it stops suffering, critics worry about abuse

How Atlantic City’s main business district became ‘Night of the Living Dead’

Opioid Crisis

State trying to help opioid crisis’ smallest victims


Woman in black: Head of Philly’s new co-working space says it’s not just about innovation

Leaders made millions in Philly bank sale while employees wait for devalued stock

Why ‘Shazam!,’ the DC Universe’s next superhero movie, is set in Philly

A pop-up at a pop-up offers a window into Philadelphia | Helen Ubiñas

How potholes are formed and fixed in Philly

Government trying to overcome an unusual hiring challenge for the 2020 Census: low unemployment rates

Broken pipe closes Fifth Street in heart of Old City for two weeks

Councilman Mark Squilla moves to block supervised injection site


Coalition pushes for home visits to ensure support for underprivileged children

Union leaders want drivers to skip Port Authority bus competition

Mayoral rival aims to unseat incumbent in town near Pittsburgh

Game Commission hopes plastic bag in nest won’t harm Hays bald eagles

Officials: Friday evening protest peaceful in Pittsburgh’s East End

State News

Climate poses a costly change for the state

Remembering Three Mile Island accident, 40 years later

Snow: Weren’t we expecting lots of it this winter? So here’s what happened (and didn’t)

Walmart to sell alcohol in Pa. with liquor license for one store


Trump threatens to close border with Mexico next week

Linda McMahon, Small Business Administration head, resigns from cabinet

Trump backtracks on call to gut $300M Great Lakes program


European Union officials watch Brexit events with frus­trated dis­be­lief

U.K. faces new Brexit crisis after lawmakers reject May’s deal

France’s yellow vest protesters march despite bans, injuries

Tens Of Thousands Of Gaza Protesters Join Anniversary March