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Pa. legislature stood up to frat hazing. Will it stand up to the Catholic Church to give justice to sex abuse victims? | Editorial

Bill in Harrisburgh would make protesting at pipeline a crime

Baker: Rural hospital initiative seeks to prevent closures, keep communities healthy

Investigation into sexual assault allegations against lawmaker could wrap up soon: DA

Veto new bill: Incumbency tool for judges Election legislation appears to violate state constitution

Good eye: Speed-zone cameras


Times Leader named chamber’s Legacy Business of the Year

Looming regional labor shortages must be addressed, researcher says

West Side Gerrity’s buys county land bank property for parking lot

Berks manufacturers face challenges


Suspended deacon pleads guilty to sexual crimes in Washington County

Spiked wine and spy glasses: Bucks County couple charged with secretly filming drunken woman

Christy still awaiting transfer to Pa.


Attorneys, Woodland Hills student discuss $530,000 settlement in lawsuit against district

Penn Hills says Connellsville bringing armed guards to games

Contract urges teachers to seek medical savings

Snafu kept 54 former teachers on Harrisburg School District healthcare plan


Wolf, Wagner grilled by a tough panel — Philly schoolkids

Wolf leads Wagner in large donations in Pa. governor’s race — a breakdown

Where do Pa. candidates for governor stand on property taxes?

Return to the stage: Voters need to see another Wolf, Wagner debate

Conor Lamb maintains double-digit lead over Keith Rothfus in 17th District

Cartwright rails against sanctuary-city claim, supports border wall in some spots

Cartwright touts accomplishments, defends vote against Trump tax cuts

Democratic candidates for the state Legislature support progressive agenda

State House candidate scrutinized for posing with political sign at Warhol grave

Trump trashes Pa. Democrats ahead of mid-terms at rally in Erie

Speakers at book forum say family relationships destroyed over Trump

Crowd turns out to hear ‘Forgotten’ author Bradlee discuss book on Luzerne County

Republicans lose some advantage in Franklin County ahead of mid-terms

Bill White: Why state Rep. Justin Simmons’ campaign ad is misleading

Local News

County council ready to dissect 2019 budget proposal

Arena board wants more information on access road

Zoning board tables vote on Marywood South variance

Tax board hears appeal on vacant office building in downtown Scranton

Will joint effort save ambulance?

Irwin drops amusement tax plans for 2019

Traveling Vietnam Wall replica makes stop at Murrysville Community Park

Trick-or-treat and Halloween events across the Valley

Arnold code officer draws praise from landlords

First responders recognized for life-saving use of Narcan

Namesake park at center of debate among members of Centre Park Historic District board

Reading City Council defines ‘citizen’ for appointments

Editorial: Boyertown revitalization efforts starting to pay off

Allentown approves $1.25 million for demolition of private building gutted by fire

After further review … PSAC baseball tourney to stay in Johnstown for 2019

Johnstown City Council gives initial approval to Act 47 plan

National News

‘Catching some hell’: Hurricane Michael slams into Florida and charges into the Southeast

FEMA faces Michael with many leadership spots vacant or filled temporarily

At Penn, Anita Hill calls Kavanaugh hearings ‘a disservice to the American public’

Dow industrials sink 831 points as tech companies plunge


Reinvest Philly Summit wants to open doors to economic opportunities

Truck traffic is clogging Center City streets. What’s Philly going to do about it?

Daylong standoff at Senator Casey’s office ends for undocumented mother who left sanctuary

Philly courts to stop withholding controversial bail fee

Tap on Norcross’ phones stemmed from Philly union probe, records show

Philly Police counterterrorism unit interrogated journalist after Facebook comment

Ben Simmons surprises Cramp Elementary School students with coats

Philly banks charge higher overdraft, ATM fees, survey says

Coalition of rights organizations urges City Council to consider ‘fair workweek’

How can Ed Rendell support safe injection sites when he locked up crack users as district attorney? | Solomon Jones

As opioids ravaged Kensington, a career cop learned how to police a crisis | Mike Newall


Pittsburgh poised to invest $1.4 million for high-tech snow plowing system

What Makes Pittsburgh Pittsburgh: Rick Sebak gets outpouring of well wishes – and food – during extended hospital stay

From sea level to Mile High: Where do Heinz Field and PNC Park stand?

Allegheny County Democratic official resigns after criticism of ‘racist undertones’ in Facebook postings

Mattress Factory taps Westmoreland arts leader to helm Pittsburgh museum

Amazon Prime expands Whole Foods grocery deliveries to Pittsburgh

State News

Suburban police overstate marijuana arrests to FBI

PennDot answers most-asked questions about REAL ID on Facebook Live

Confused about REAL ID? PennDOT takes to Facebook to answer questions

Mega Millions players have shot at 9th largest prize in U.S. history

Water main break affecting several Berks municipalities


Turnpike charges two with evading more than $12,000 in tolls and fees in Allegheny County

Washington Countians get first crack at recommending transportation changes

Paving scheduled this week for ramp from I-80 to I-81 in Butler Twp.

LCTA sets ridership forum for Oct. 16

What’s next for I-83 construction? PennDOT to unveil big plans