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Biden roars back from huge deficit to make it a race in Pennsylvania

ELECTION 2020 | LIVE National Updates: Biden takes the lead in Georgia, but ballot count continues

Biden overtakes Trump in Georgia; why AP has not called close race

Pennsylvania presidential race: Winner ‘not quite clear’ as Biden closes in on Trump

Pennsylvania counties expected to turn corner in mailed ballot count Friday

Philly’s counting of mail ballots has been slowed by a Trump legal challenge

Federal judge denies Trump campaign bid to halt vote count in Philadelphia

We fact-checked Trump’s claims of election fraud in Philadelphia and Pennsylvania

Trump wins appeal allowing closer observation of canvassing, Philadelphia appeals

At vote count protests in Philadelphia, partisan bickering yields to a party

Police detain men after tip about armed group heading to Philly convention center where vote counting is underway

Reports that vote counters in Pa.’s Allegheny County are taking the day off are misleading. Here’s the true story.

Trump attacks election integrity as Biden sees path to 270

Montco voters are furious at a GOP bid to exclude their votes. ‘Absolutely absurd,’ says one.

As Pa. stresses over the election, Bob Casey channels Mr. Rogers and says, ‘Let’s go to the map’

In Pa. congressional delegation, most incumbents keep their seats in 2020 election

Shapiro takes lead over Republican rival in Pa.’s attorney general race, votes still being counted

Attorney General Shapiro takes lead in tight race; contenders battle for treasurer, auditor general

Oakmont’s Carrie DelRosso holds small lead over House Minority Leader Frank Dermody

Unofficial results: Mercuri likely to defeat Skopov in race for 28th state House seat

Cartwright’s lead expands as Monroe completes counting mail-in ballots

PA-7 congressional race: Democrat Susan Wild declares victory over Lisa Scheller in bid for second term

Parnell refuses to concede to Lamb in 17th District race, wants ‘every legal vote’ counted

Republican Sean Parnell won’t concede in 17th District, criticizes Conor Lamb for declaring victory in tight race

Five factors in U.S. Rep. Scott Perry’s win in Pa.’s 10th Congressional District over Auditor General Eugene DePasquale

From Smucker, to Martin, to Mentzer: All of Lancaster’s Republican incumbents win another term

Luzerne County election inquiry panel lists numerous problems

Westmoreland officials deciding fate of 4K questionable ballots; 3,600 provisional ballots to be counted Friday

Election officials worried by threats and protesters

Blame Pennsylvania Republicans for delayed results in Keystone State | Editorial

Boockvar: Only confirmed case of voter fraud happened in Luzerne County

Berks County warns of fraudulent online post about ballots

Finish line in sight for Delco vote count

Chester County election count, already a record, continues Friday

The frenzied final hours in Lehigh County’s mail-in ballot counting headquarters

‘I’ll remember it for the rest of my life’: First-time poll worker in Berks discusses election

Northampton Republicans appeal Election Day ruling on mail-in ballots

Coronavirus – COVID-19

State sets new mark in number of single-day COVID-19 cases

After COVID-19 vaccine, don’t lose that face mask. You’ll still need it.

New cases in state breaks second record this week as Levine talks future vaccine plans

Pennsylvania making plans for coronavirus vaccine distribution, secretary of health says

Pennsylvania coronavirus update: Another record as daily case count hits 2,900; state ramps up planning for vaccine distribution

COVID-19 cases in Pa., N.J. keep setting records; officials beg public to take precautions

Allegheny County adds 189 new coronavirus cases

67 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Luzerne County; 2,900 statewide

Berks County gets 86 more coronavirus cases as the pandemic total passes 10,000

Westmoreland County reports 3 new coronavirus deaths

Coronavirus hospitalizations rising in Montgomery County

Pitt scientists identify promising covid treatment derived from llamas

Maryland gov. warns of big surge in virus cases


New Jersey has legalized weed. Here’s why Pa. may take a different path.

Jonesing for cash, state smells smoke

People with intellectual disabilities need more state support during COVID-19 | Opinion


U.S. hiring likely slowed for a 4th month as virus resurges

Burns Scalo eyes more land for $130 million Diamond Ridge development in Moon

Medical pot shouldn’t be a barrier to employment

Lowe’s will open another massive warehouse in central Pa.


Pa. State Police issue Amber Alert for two children reportedly abducted from New York

Update: New York Amber Alert canceled as girls are found safe

Our 2021 president should direct a Department of Justice committed to racial equality | Opinion

Voters endorse police reform

As COVID spreads, SCI Retreat to remain dormant


Classes canceled at Lancaster County middle school after counselor dies of COVID-19: report

From the classroom, cafeteria, nurse’s office and home: What school looks like in the Lehigh Valley in era of COVID-19

2 Stroudsburg schools closed through Tuesday due to COVID-19

Health Care

Flu season is off to a slow start; COVID-19 precautions may be helping

Local News

Local businessman buys prominent Scranton building

$1 million endowment to Berks Nature honors Pike Township man

Mixed reaction to proposed fees in proposed Wilkes-Barre budget

Wilkes-Barre going after delinquent sewer and recycling accounts to offset fee increases

MAWC’s Avonmore plant upgrades are final step to address DEP corrective action plan

10-year-old accidentally shoots his grandma at Pa. church: police

Natural Gas

Natural gas shouldn’t be a partisan issue


Less than a third of eligible Philly students have opted to return to school

Ron Donatucci, Philadelphia’s longtime register of wills, dies at 72 on Election Day

Commentators call on Republicans to surround Philly. Philly social media responds: You’ve obviously never met us

Philly’s cash-rich GoPuff buys West Coast’s BevMo delivery service for $350 million


Code Orange issued for parts of Allegheny County

Police probe Brighton Heights shooting after male shot in leg, another male grazed in chest

On yahrzeit date, Jewish congregations honor memory of Tree of Life attack victims

16-year-old boy found fatally shot in Swissvale

Woodland Hills High School student found shot to death in Swissvale park

Pittsburgh, Baltimore to share National Science Foundation grant for rec center tech education

NSF grant will help STEM programming in Pittsburgh, Baltimore

Pittsburgh seeking volunteers, applicants for Snow Angel program

Heinz Endowments awards $12 million in grants to address equity issues in Pittsburgh region

State News

What’s our pandemic drink of choice? Vodka, whiskey and red wine

Report: Pa. liquor profits up despite pandemic challenges

PUC judge advises against license for limo-booking business

Pa.’s moratorium on utility shutoffs ends Monday