Shapiro addresses Pennsylvania child sex abuse case with feds, U.S. AG Barr

Gov. Wolf touts flood-mitigation plan during Hopewell visit


Facebook CEO Zuckerberg calls for more outside regulation

Shore bank is snapping up competitors, moving into Philly and claiming to be taking N.J. business from big banks

Women-owned businesses continue to grow


Why students with learning disabilities need accommodations on standardized tests and hate that some parents lied about it

A strike could be imminent at Community College of Philadelphia

Pittsburgh Public looks toward the future with STEAM curriculum

Scranton School District considers changes to out-of-compliance preschool program

After Unionville’s success, other school districts considering delayed school start


2020′s underdogs battle for donors to get on debate stage

‘I was shocked’: Nevada Democrat accuses Biden of touching, kissing her without consent

Booker, Harris redefine black presidential candidates

Beto O’Rourke champions US-Mexico border during Texas kickoff

County’s true oldest voters stress importance of getting to the polls

Glitch in county voting system makes hundreds older than they are

Health Care

Trump’s battle with ‘Obamacare’ moves to the courts

Medicare’s uncapped drug costs still bite into budgets

San Francisco could become the first US city to eliminate new HIV infections

How ‘Medicare for all’ went from pipe dream to mainstream

Local News

Hempfield officials look to improve fire department ratings ahead of insurance assessment

Alle-Kiski Valley natives stunned to see Valley Daily News in French museum

Camp Curtin BBQ restaurant closes; site licensed for medical marijuana dispensary

After the Civil War, African-Americans made a sleepy Pa. borough home; can its rich history be saved?

Volunteers place flags around Capitol for Child Abuse Prevention Month

Protesters rally outside North Franklin cinema where teen was shot

Sem Dance Marathon is all about the ‘Miracle children’

County government facing its own stormwater requirements in addition to new fee

Trout season opens in Schuylkill County

Reading teen marks 1,000 service hours in mission to help disadvantaged children

Coffee with a Cop gets Latin flavor with a visit from Mexican Mobile Consulate

Erie Insurance executive tackles economic development

Pottstown Investors Conference will focus on economic development

Officials break ground for Lions Pride Park in Warrington


Courts, employers wrestle with changes from medical marijuana

National News

Tax credits, deductions we may have overlooked for 2018 filing season

As Amazon leads cashless charge, states and cities push back

Trump cuts foreign aid, threatens to close Mexico border

Judge restores Obama-era drilling ban in Arctic

Natural Gas

Jessup activists push legislation on power plant host agreements


Pedestrian paradise? Street closure near Independence Mall is a history lesson of sorts


Police ‘not an invading army’ in post-Rosfeld protests

Southern Beltway this summer: $1M worth of work every day

From its sweeping stairways to a grand music hall, hundreds tour original U.S. Carnegie Library

Adventurous volunteers rappel down Mt. Washington in Pittsburgh to clean up iconic vista

State News

No guarantees around opening day and hunting participation

Elected to serve: ‘Peacekeepers’ look for more work and to save the state constable system

Excessive rain can precipitate farming issues


Official: Govt would consider ‘will of Parliament’ on Brexit

Cities go dark for Earth Hour, bring light to climate change