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Stipend proposed for student teachers in Pennsylvania | Pennsylvania |

Pennsylvania Democrats pass two gun reform bills in state House – YouTube

State lawmaker says more pro-cannabis legislation needed, as Kenner gets final dispensary permit (

Two gun measures narrowly pass PA House, move on to Senate | Berks Regional News |

Pa. lawmakers propose $10K student-teacher stipend, rewards for mentors – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Pa. House panel moves forward on Gov. Shapiro’s plan to update property tax relief program – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

‘He opened up doors for all of us’: The Pa. Legislative Black Caucus celebrates the legacy, service of K. Leroy Irvis – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Democrats advance gun-control bills in Pennsylvania House (

Legislative shift in how PSP is funded given preliminary approval in Pa. House | News |

Pa. limited a board’s power to regulate abandoned oil and gas wells. Democrats want to restore it. | WITF

Bill allocating $100M for mental health clears Pa. House panel | Wednesday Morning Coffee – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Pa. state House Democrats advance proposals to toughen gun laws | WITF

PA property tax relief bill takes a step forward – City & State Pennsylvania (

Cherelle Parker talks health emergency, policy proposals in first post-primary public appearance – City & State Pennsylvania (

Progressive Caucus Formed In PA House (

Pa. Rep. Deluzio makes moves to help veterans with bill, new advisory council – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Pa. House panel moves forward on Gov. Shapiro’s plan to update property tax relief program – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Pennsylvania high court to consider plan to make power plants pay for greenhouse gas emissions – ABC News (


Ice cream recalled because it contains an allergen not listed as an ingredient –

Target pulls some LGBTQ+ merchandise from stores after threats to workers –

$1.9M masterpiece in Dauphin County was built by Rite Aid founder: Cool Spaces –

Netflix has begun its plan to make users pay extra for password sharing : NPR


Teen shot while inside SUV parked in Wawa lot: reports –

2 killed in head-on motorcycle crash in Pa. –

Karate teacher threatened to toss teen out of class if she didn’t send him nude photos: police –

This Pa. mall used to be one of largest in the world. Now it’s a decaying site of crime –

23-year-old central Pa. man’s death ruled a homicide –

Missing 16-year-old central Pa. girl found in Virginia; man with her taken into custody –


Officials from 2 Pa. school districts got jobs for each other’s kids: reports –

Bill to Force Texas Public Schools to Display Ten Commandments Fails – The New York Times (

Dauphin County Technical School holds ‘Career Signing Day’ (

Battle Over Central Bucks Schools Will Be Settled at Ballot Box – DV Journal (


Conservation advocates fear clean energy initiatives could be lost in debt ceiling talks – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Pennsylvania high court to consider plan to make power plants pay for greenhouse gas emissions (

Why has it been so hazy in Pennsylvania? (

State News

Shapiro’s first four months ‘by the numbers’ – City & State Pennsylvania (

Pennsylvania lags behind other states in making streets safer | Pennsylvania |

Labor shortage a symptom, not a cause, of rural exodus | Pennsylvania |

Pennsylvania State Police traffic stop study finds some disparity in who gets searched, and who is found with contraband | WITF

Recipients rack up thousands in Pa. food stamp card balances, raising questions about expansion –

55 people charged with welfare fraud in Pennsylvania (

Pennsylvania State Police traffic stop study examines racial bias question (

Pa. teen details shark attack at Jersey shore: ‘I screamed under the water’ – The Morning Call (

Monitoring gas prices ahead of the Memorial Day weekend – CBS Pittsburgh (

National News

Mother of woman killed by El Salvadoran gang member gives graphic account before Congress | National |

Progressives try to persuade Biden to use the 14th Amendment to resolve debt crisis  – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Bipartisan coalition introduces Wounded Warrior Bill of Rights in Congress | National |

Justice Gorsuch uses Title 42’s end to blast COVID-era executive orders | National |

These are some of the people who’ll be impacted if the U.S. defaults on its debts | WITF

Small, rural communities have become abortion access battlegrounds – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

U.S. poet laureate on her inauguration poem being banned from Miami school: ‘I am gutted’ –

A Year After the Uvalde Massacre: Did Anything Change? – The New York Times (

Debt ceiling talks aren’t going well. Here’s where negotiations stand Wednesday : NPR

Miami-Dade school moves Biden inaugural poem out of elementary section of library | Across America |

Local News

Car crashes into Hershey apartment complex (

Pennsylvania bear attack injures two children (

Pennsylvania bookstore named 2023 bookstore of the year by Publishers Weekly (

Teen “fighting for his life” after Harrisburg dugout collapse (

Hersheypark Stadium concert series kicks off this weekend (

Apartments a step closer to replacing Bethlehem industrial building (

‘Emery Apartments’ proposal advances to Bethlehem City Council for rezoning decision | Lehigh Valley Regional News |

Bear attacks 2 children in Luzerne County | Poconos and Coal Region |

Schuylkill River Passenger Rail Authority will use federal funds to develop service plan (

Langhorne American Legion Post houses war artifacts (

Bald eagle found poisoned, but alive, in Bucks County (

Planners seeking ideas for changes to Johnstown’s Main Street, moving Iron to Arts project forward | News |

Mom of five opens Decked out Donuts in Hanover, Pa. (

Meadville entrepreneur cleans up as PA Small Business Person of Year (


Pittsburgh Is Now The Progressive Beacon In The Keystone State (

Mayor Ed Gainey’s ‘City in the Streets’ initiative kicks off this week – CBS Pittsburgh (

1 person shot near Oliver City Academy in Marshall-Shadeland |

Pittsburgh’s public safety, public works vehicle fleets in ‘dire straits’ |

Apartment complex proposed at former Irish Centre site in Squirrel Hill |

Larry Scirotto confirmed as new Pittsburgh police chief |

Former Pitt and Steelers running back James Conner celebrates 7 years cancer-free – CBS Pittsburgh (

Company that allegedly sent billions of robocalls sued by 49 attorneys general – CBS Pittsburgh (

Are Spin scooters a helpful way to get around or a safety issue? (

Pittsburgh city pools grapple with summer lifeguard shortage | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette


Philadelphia’s two AmLaw 200 firms fall in rankings, experience more modest growth than larger peers – Philadelphia Business Journal (

Bellwether District ahead of schedule with stage set for Phase 1 construction – Philadelphia Business Journal (

Philly school leaders expect to find more asbestos with further inspections | Local News |

Water shutoffs resume in Philly May 31, but new categories of residents are exempt | Local News |

Philadelphia Democratic mayoral nominee Parker lays out vision | Local News |

Bank regulators settle charges with Citizens Bank for improper credit card fraud denials | Local News |

City officials gather at groundbreaking for 73 new affordable homes in Sharswood | Local News |


Progressives try to persuade Biden to use the 14th Amendment to resolve debt crisis  – Pennsylvania Capital-Star (

Fetterman, Dean Endorse ‘Frivolous’ 14th Amendment Debt Ceiling Scheme – DV Journal (

Legislators Casey, Young aim to ease Medicare enrollment for seniors, people with disabilities | News, Sports, Jobs – Williamsport Sun-Gazette (

Pa.’s Casey sponsors police reform bill to protect people with disabilities, mental illness | National |

Fetterman ditches suits in return to Senate | News, Sports, Jobs – Altoona Mirror