DOC deputy, Wolf to meet on SCI-Retreat process

Is a hot dog a sandwich? Pa. Gov. Tom Wolf says yes


Google buys Fitbit for $2.1 billion, pledges to protect health data

Airbnb CEO says company is banning ‘party houses’

Four NEPA companies to compete in Ben Franklin Venture Idol


Community Advisory Committee on criminal justice takes form

Braddock police chief charged with assault

Penn State Investigating New Report Of Sexual Assault By Sandusky


State-owned university faculty to vote on accord

Role models show Berks girls engineering and science, encourage STEM careers

Elections/Politics provides comprehensive voting information for Nov. 5 election

Insurgent candidates across Pennsylvania are rattling establishment Democrats

Mueller documents: Manafort pushed Ukraine hack theory

Smugglers are sawing through new sections of Trump’s border wall

Marsy’s Law amendment hanging by a thread as election nears

Editorial: Bucks GOP injects fear into campaign season

Health Care

New technology could put a dent in sepsis deaths

St. Luke’s reports a flu death, as season starts harshly and with indications that it could be severe

Local News

Thanks to a commonsense Bucks County program, these grads no longer qualify for public assistance – and are now helping others

Tornado’s destruction took just minutes. The cleanup will linger for months.

Sanitary authority, volunteers clean up area waterways

Conference to focus on healthy families and communities

Scranton voters to consider payroll tax Tuesday

Push ends for term limits on elected Reading offices; ‘This isn’t over,’ organizer says

Berks woman pairs up with Socks for Seniors program

‘Simple, but powerful’: New trail dedicated at Flight 93

Chesco balance of power on line in Tuesday vote

National News

U.S. judge blocks Trump’s health insurance rule for immigrants

UAW president taking leave amid corruption probe


300 SEPTA rail passengers stranded for hours after train snags overhead wires

After pleas from vendors, City Council president rolls back Spring Garden food cart ban

At Philly Bike Expo, a look at how women led the biking movement in the suburbs

Philly Council bill would give nonprofits first dibs on buying affordable housing


Pittsburgh-area candy-makers, stuck with high sugar prices, cry foul over obscure farm subsidy program

ELECTION PREVIEW: State, county, municipal races are on Tuesday’s ballot

State News

Pa. Turnpike won’t take cash by fall 2021

The Boy Scouts of America will increase their membership fees by more than 80%

PA Turnpike begins $129 million project to go cashless by fall 2021, eliminate 600 jobs

$9 a day barely gets you a sandwich in Philly. Yet that’s what Pa. pays its jurors. It can do better | Opinion

Pennsylvania Turnpike to cut 600 jobs in shift to completely cashless tolls