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How Joe Biden won Pennsylvania

How Pa. put Biden over the top: State’s switch to more secure paper ballots after 2018 widened mail-in option

Biden won back 2 of the 3 Obama-Trump counties in Pennsylvania. Barely.

Biden built back Pennsylvania’s own ‘blue wall’ — one brick at a time

Building back the Blue Wall: How Joe Biden won Pennsylvania | Analysis

Pennsylvania’s payback: A Biden victory

Western Pennsylvania officials react to Biden-Harris win

‘Look at us now’: Philly women, and especially Black women, celebrate Kamala Harris’ election to America’s second-highest office

Scranton residents react to Biden’s victory

Tally & Rally: Beaver County activists celebrate Biden/Harris win

Suburban voters in Pennsylvania rejected Trump — but not the Republican Party

Trump can’t accept losing, and 4 other takeaways from the 2020 election

President-elect Biden seeks to move quickly, build out his administration

Timeline: How Pennsylvania broke for Biden as Trump’s early lead evaporated

Trump faces calls to work with Biden team on transition

Westmoreland County still went heavily for Trump — just not as much as 2016

Asian shares, U.S. futures surge on relief election decided

No, not that Four Seasons. How Team Trump’s news conference ended up at a Northeast Philly landscaping firm.

Trump, who never admits defeat, mulls how to keep up fight against his loss to Biden

Trump’s advisers view legal challenges to Biden win as futile

On post-election Sunday, Biden v. Trump was part of some sermons, but others steered clear

Message of Election 2020: Trump lost, but Trumpism did not

How the devoted voted: Religious polarization stark in election

Referendum on Trump shatters turnout records

Luzerne County Republicans react to Biden win

Count of thousands of provisional ballots starts Monday

Berks political figures and experts discuss bridging the divide in a politically charged world

Protests over election vote count continue in Harrisburg on a smaller scale

A Message to the Democratic Party | Rogette Harris

Final act of Trump era could be as tumultuous as the preceding years

Coronavirus – COVID-19

Local region nearing two-week mark of 100+ daily COVID-19 cases

80 more COVID-19 cases, one death reported in Luzerne County on Sunday

After COVID-19, nursing homes are in need of long-term care

Jefferson Hills Borough Building to close after possible COVID-19 exposure

Montgomery County officials carve out Thanksgiving guidance amid pandemic

Editorial: Let’s fight resurgence of COVID-19 in Berks and beyond

Pfizer says early data signals its covid-19 vaccine 90% effective

Biden taps former surgeon general, former FDA commissioner, Yale doctor to lead COVID task force


Pa. lawmakers must return to Capitol this month to finish state budget in rare post-election session

Tobacco control funding is crucial to save lives | PennLive letters


Ask Gov. Wolf for a break, lawmakers tell firefighters about online raffles

N.J. legalized weed. Now it’s Pa.’s turn. | Editorial

Pennsylvanians, don’t bring your bong to New Jersey just yet, despite vote to legalize recreational marijuana


Something sucked the air out of Shop Vac Corp., and 437 Pa. employees and a storied firm are out of luck

Some businesses go cashless for COVID-19 while others won’t take credit cards

Grocers once again limit buying on toilet paper, other products as COVID-19 cases surge in Pa.


Multiple area schools announce closures after uptick in COVID-19 cases

Some schools consider return to all-virtual schooling amid pandemic

North Hills reports 2 new covid-19 cases at high school, still plans return to hybrid learning

Palmer Elementary closed for one week because of COVID cases

Cumberland Valley School District temporarily closing two elementary schools due to COVID

School districts reimagine snow days

Out with Betsy DeVos: Biden plans series of reversals on education policy

Health Care

Rating agency says Reading Hospital is the only profitable part of the Tower Health System

St. Mary Medical Center nurses set to strike Nov. 17

Local News

Delaware County Council considers COVID funding and expenses

Marchers remember victims of gun violence in Chester

Overdue move to examine tax structure

Lest we forget: COVID-19 can’t stop Veterans Day parade

Honoring our veterans

Luzerne County Farmland Preservation Program preserves Moyer Farm

National News

Alex Trebek, long-running ‘Jeopardy!’ host, dies at 80

US, Germany must stand together on climate change: Merkel

New Jersey

With legalization come hopes that cannabis could be a lucrative crop in New Jersey


Philadelphia was told to brace for mass unrest. Instead, the city danced. That was no accident.

Three minors shot in Philadelphia, two at basketball court

Joan Myers Brown has chosen longtime colleague Kim Bears-Bailey as her successor at Philadanco

In the city where it all began, the American Experiment gets a gleeful do-over | Will Bunch


Pitt moving to ‘elevated risk posture’, ordering students to shelter in place after uptick in COVID-19 cases

Pitt issues shelter-in-place order to students due to covid surge

Doors set to open for some PPS students for first time since spring

Pitt consortium pushes for better landslide remediation

State News

Corps of Engineers has update on $500 million cleanup of Parks nuke waste dump