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Lawmakers want to strike ‘good moral character’ from occupational licensing criteria

Growing up through the cracks: Bid to shift state funding threatens Allegheny County family support centers

Sunday hunting proposal pits Pennsylvania farmers against outdoor enthusiasts

THE COST OF ABUSE | House-passed abuse bills now in Senate

Prepare now for the 2020 census

Student debt is delaying progress for an entire generation | Opinion

Open primaries

Clearly something is amiss in Pennsylvania | Opinion


Wolf recognizes local employess for work on April 2018 landslide

Lt. Gov. Fetterman on his 67-county cannabis tour: ‘A significant majority’ of Pennsylvanians support legalization


Ford is cutting 7,000 white-collar jobs

Pennsylvania’s April jobs report sets more records

Greater Reading Chamber Top 50: The fastest growing businesses in the region

Accounting firm hopes to get Pa. factory workers’ jobs back, if they become stockholders


Penn Hills School District’s recovery plan includes cuts, furloughs and tax hike

Lake-Lehman furloughs 5 teachers, 8 aides, raises taxes above state limit

WVW: Tax-hike budget OK’d, 3rd Ave. move considered

Highlands School District to appeal ruling requiring release of teacher’s name

Carbondale Area board reduces number of planned teacher furloughs

Scranton School Board considers policy on vacancies, meeting participation, crowdfunding

College graduates from Harrisburg, York are more likely to have student debt in Pa: report


It’s primary election day. You have from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. to vote

Primary Day in Luzerne County: What you need to know

What Westmoreland voters need to know for Tuesday’s primary election

Municipal, county and state races will be decided in primary

It’s time for voters to decide

What you need to know for primary election day in Berks County

‘We have saved America,’ Trump says at Pa. rally ahead of special election for Congress, primary

In Pennsylvania, Trump touts 2020 chances, swipes at Biden

E-Slate to be retired after election

Local News

Meuser still wants answers from EPA

Wednesday grand opening set for recovery support center

No vote on feral cat ordinance by Wilkes-Barre City Council

Former Planters Peanuts building gets new crack at historical preservation

Local Veterans of Vietnam War post closes after national group shutters

Family pleads for return of bicycle memorializing cyclist killed in Scranton

Memorial fund set up for family of Dorrance Twp. explosion victims

Fountain on tap for pond at Everhart Museum in Nay Aug Park in Scranton

Bail reduced for former Derry mayor accused of pointing gun at kids in park

Man linked to Rachael DelTondo case found unconscious along Aliquippa road

A plan to redevelop Fairgrounds Square Mall has been scrapped

County shuts down Harrisburg housing court

Expert checks 4 peregrine falcons in nest on a ledge of Reading office building

Editorial: A graduation we all can celebrate

National News

Lightfoot promises ‘reform is here’ as she becomes Chicago’s mayor

A 5th migrant child since December dies after his detention by U.S. border agents

Abortion debate revives question: Are the unborn being favored over children born into poverty?

New Jersey

N.J. lawmakers advance medical cannabis, expungement bills

Opioid Crisis

Health care community comes together against opioids


Are you ready to vote in Philly’s primary? Here’s a guide to help you catch up.

Philadelphia primary election 2019: Live updates

Everyone has a great teacher they remember forever. Here are 3 of Philly’s finest.

Who are Philly’s best teachers? Here are 60 who shine.

First defendant in feds’ case against ‘Johnny Doc’ and Local 98 gets 18-month sentence

Which 2019 Council at-large candidates have the most union support and what the pols have said about workers

Head of Jewish Museum resigns

4 dead, 4, wounded in weekend shootings

Widow waits for justice for Philly man shot by cop 17 months ago

Philly public defender offices evacuated due to threat


Pittsburgh agrees to postpone gun ban enforcement

Pa. auditor general seeks information from Pittsburgh Public Schools amid Cuba trip questions

Health Department says 119 responded to measles vaccine drive

Longtime Allegheny County Councilman Chuck Martoni dies

Amid crackdown on seasonal visas, landscapers look to build local workforce in skilled trades

Downtown stalwart Specialty Luggage set to close in mid-July, factory to move to Wilkinsburg

Steelers appeal denial of advertising within Heinz Field seats

Pittsburgh attorney who concealed friend’s overdose death gets house arrest, probation

State News

Hepatitis A outbreak declared in Pa., two dozen cases in Allegheny Co. since Jan 2018

Allegheny County leads Western Pa. in hepatitis A cases amid statewide outbreak

Hepatitis A outbreak declared by Pa. health officials

Feds certify Pennsylvania’s Real ID system meets standards

Pennsylvania’s census commission asking state to spend $1 per head on the 2020 Census

Census advocates request $12.8 million in funding, or $1 for every person in Pa.

National Weather Service confirms a tornado touched down in Lancaster County

DEP accused of ‘foot-dragging’ on 2-year-old request to regulate PFAS chemical


Turnpike Commission approves $800 million in bonds for public transit payments

PennDOT to unveil plans for Route 30 improvements from North Huntingdon to North Versailles

PennDOT centers to close for holiday


Cohen claimed Trump’s lawyer shaped his false statement to Congress

Feds: DeVos used personal emails for work in ‘limited’ cases