Synagogue Shooting

‘Evil tried to shut out a light’: City in mourning as more shooting victims laid to rest

UPMC surgeons: Good planning, community outreach saved lives after synagogue shooting

Alleged synagogue shooter Robert Bowers indicted on 44 federal charges

Pastor: Squirrel Hill synagogue shooting suspect’s mother ‘stricken with grief’

Synagogue shooting suspect’s mom ‘hurting for the Jewish community,’ pastor says

After Pittsburgh synagogue shooting, clients ask HIAS: ‘Am I safe?’ | Mike Newall

Feds now say it’s undetermined whether synagogue shooting suspect legally bought weapons

FBI warns of scammers trying to profit from Tree of Life massacre

Macy’s offers campaign to help raise money in the wake of the Tree of Life tragedy

Kesha concert in downtown Pittsburgh renamed ‘Stronger Than Hate’

At Lehigh Valley vigil, interfaith support for Jewish community in wake of Pittsburgh killings

Editorial: Event in response to shooting shows Berks at its best


Clergy abuse survivors urge state Senate to return and vote on lawsuit bill

Law to address backlog of untested rape kits

Pittsburgh massacre resets the alarm to improve Pa’s hate-crime law | Editorial

Pennsylvania House lawmaker Lowery Brown convicted of taking cash bribes


24-hour toilet outage sparks tension at Delaware County prison

Regulators criticized for clearing Johnstown pediatrician charged with abuse

Inmate at SCI-Greene discovered dead in cell, according to state corrections officials


Area schools receive safety grants

Scranton School Board refuses to release harassment investigation details

Superintendents’ forum: Proposed changes to graduation requirements

Vandals spray graffiti, satanic symbols at Kutztown University


Casey, Wolf lead big in final F&M pre-election poll

Wolf, Casey maintain big leads in new F&M Poll

F&M Poll: Likely voters favor Wolf, Casey days before midterms

A blue wave? These Pa. House races could show if it takes shape

Trump wanted a referendum, and new poll suggests he’s losing it in Pa.

Biden to visit Luzerne County to stump for Casey, Cartwright

Bob Casey and Lou Barletta enter final stretch of ‘sleepy’ Senate race in Pa.

Barletta calls out Casey’s TV ad, gives Trump an ‘A’ grade

Whether Democrats win the House could come down to Bucks philanthropist Scott Wallace

Perry / Scott Congressional race has brought rare political competition to the midstate

Democratic candidate calls GOP attack ad anti-Semitic

Cartwright, Casey, Meuser and Marino top fundraising

Bartolotta, Craig face off in state Senate race

Craig’s attorney says he is not a target in petition probe; DA Lozier won’t confirm

Attorney says state Senate candidate James Craig is a witness, not target, in petition investigation

Democrats’ strategy for Senate wins is seen as diverging in Nevada and Arizona

Our endorsement in the 9th Congressional District

Rep. Mullery again faces Behrens for 119th district

La Colombe and other companies want to help their employees vote on Election Day


Rivers Casino aims to start taking sports bets in December

Pa. casino fined for allowing underage man, claiming he was transgender, to use woman’s ID

Penn National Gaming wants to put casino near Morgantown

Local News

Wilkes-Barre closes off downtown for a spooky good time

Gas giant Williams awards grants in Back Mountain

DePasquale is looking into Wilkes-Barre pension plans

1,500 kids come out for Carbondale’s downtown trick or treat

Judge: Prosecutors must try different tack if they pursue campaign finance charges against Westmoreland sheriff

RAWA shuts off water to United Corrstack in Reading

Erie launches program to preserve urban forests

National News

Maryland fires football coach DJ Durkin one day after controversial reinstatement

Giants Hall of Famer McCovey dies at 80

Natural Gas

DEP orders halt to pipeline work after explosion

State appeals court upholds Allegheny Township’s approval of fracking wells


The Penn Alexander effect: Is there any room left for low-income residents in University City?

Philly cop is fired for fatally shooting unarmed man

Two new marijuana dispensaries to open Friday in Philadelphia


Judge orders city, county to release Amazon HQ2 bid

State News

State agencies encourage early application for heating program

Taxpayers get a record $118,000 bill after state agency withholds public records


PennDOT readies for winter roads but needs more drivers

Route 100 near Pottstown Center to be closed this weekend


Under Trump, federal death penalty cases are ticking up