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Yudichak, Baker support bill on prison closure procedure

House approves bill requiring state to establish guidelines for public facility closures

Eleventh-hour maneuvering could imperil proposal to help Pa. victims of Catholic clergy sexual abuse

Bill raising infrastructure trespassing penalty called ‘out of line’

Reducing penalties on pot possession gains momentum in Pa. House

Coatesville community discusses importance of juvenile justice and alternative programs

Road Warrior: Speed cameras could be watching you in Turnpike construction zones

Pa. gets $479,307 in federal funding for kinship navigator program

House whiffs on fair gas royalties

Burns votes for House prescription drug bill

Eichelberger discusses state’s issues as term ends


Trump tariffs toll on Pa. industry: $98M extra for steel and an anxious business climate


Judge says teen in car with Antwon Rose can’t view all evidence in case

Berks police will receive latest technology to help solve gun violence

Pa. prison psychologist in middle of disciplinary hearing over use of solitary confinement


Harrisburg school district employed teachers without valid certifications

Fleetwood School District’s falling enrollment focus of meeting

Field of Dreams or Bus Depot: Upper Dublin Schools to decide

Steel Valley’s Donnie Bates was shot 12 times. Now he’s playing football again.

Penn Hills superintendent raises concerns about Connellsville teams traveling with armed security

Pa.’s State System delays action on tuition overhaul

Medical college receives $1.5 million grant to renovate former Scranton school building

Blind Microsoft programmer pushes conference to challenge status quo

Penn State picked as one of most friendly schools for LGBTQ students


112th candidates debate property tax reform, other topics

Voter league schedules candidate debates

If GOP is the anti-labor party, why do Pa. unions still endorse Republicans? | Will Bunch

GOP House candidate wins big gun-control endorsement, but activists cry foul | Clout

Luzerne County voter registration shows continued Republican climb

Fox News host Jeanine Pirro headlines fundraiser for ‘tapped out’ Wagner

Antietam students ask Jeff Bartos about the issues

Political parties in Berks schedule fall banquets

Will Democrats take back the House? Watch these 9 Pa. races

Bill White: Shame on these 3 state legislators hiding from debates

Health Care

UPMC-Highmark dispute over pre-payment plan gains steam

As a small W.Pa. hospital struggles to survive, jobs are cut and bills are due

Local News

Wilkes-Barre Mayor George to present 2019 budget proposal next week

Dallas Legion post to vote on proposed NFL TV boycott

Court sides with W-B fire union on benefits matter

Bridgeport elected its first black mayor. Then the town divided.

Water service restored to Berks municipalities after water main break is repaired

Trump rally to cost Erie at least $21,000

National News

Pope Francis accepts Cardinal Donald Wuerl’s resignation

Death toll rises to 6 in wake of Hurricane Michael’s rampage

Matthew Shepard, a gay man murdered in 1998, is to be interred at the National Cathedral

Army expelled 500 immigrant recruits in 1 year

Social Security checks will grow in 2019 as inflation rises


Former AG Eric Holder visits Philadelphia to stump for Dems, talk redistricting

State redistricting in mind, former AG Holder stumps for Pa. Democrats

Former AG Holder visits Philly to talk redistricting

SEPTA is investigating claims of fraudulent charges for poor using new fare card

Pro fisherman angles in Philly storm drains with hot dogs and soft pretzel bait

If Philly government and Amazon can raise the minimum wage, why can’t our “Eds and Meds?” | Editorial


Pittsburgh angling for diversity among firefighter candidates

Pittsburgh controller cautions against privatization of PWSA

Pittsburgh taking applications for Snow Angels program

URA board backs Lexington Technology Park redevelopment over protests

Pittsburgh URA considering $23 million plan for former Allegheny County 911 center

Another weekend of dreaded Parkway East restrictions is coming

Crew member dies after fall from balcony on set of ‘Mister Rogers’ film in Mt. Lebanon

Sound technician dies after falling on set of Mister Rogers movie in Mt. Lebanon

Pitt moves to settle lawsuit as Officer Michael Rosfeld claims video clears him in civil case

Pittsburgh police officer ‘sucker punched’ near Hot Metal Bridge by man who grabs Taser

For women’s health: Research summit should be a regular event

State News

Two federal judges nominated by Trump confirmed for Pa.

Pa. farmer: Prioritize climate-change action on personal and state levels | Opinion

What you need to know about Real ID in Pennsylvania

After getting more than $63,000, terminally ill veteran is working to help others in similar situations


No free ride: PA Turnpike is going after toll scofflaws

Harmar, PennDOT come to terms on pavement crushing site off of Route 28 Exit 11

Coxton Road to remain closed for safety inspection, repairs

Travel detours will get added scrutiny in W-B

Tunnels complicate McAdoo Route 309 project


Dems attack the president for campaigning in Erie while a deadly hurricane slammed Florida