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Several area schools receive safety grants


Pennsylvania governor’s OT expansion rule heads to a vote

Wolf wants to expand overtime to 143K Pa. residents. But a commission you’ve never heard of gets the final say


Pennsylvania’s Sept. jobless rate ticks up as payrolls slide

Volvo CEO on Mack Trucks strike: Agreement must allow us to compete with companies that build in Mexico


Mike Folmer, former central Pa. lawmaker, waives hearing on child pornography charges

Relatives in Rittenhouse Square stabbing say they don’t feel safe after not-guilty verdict

Greensburg doctor convicted of illegal pain-pill distribution

Police release photos of men wanted in fatal McKeesport Family Dollar shooting

Medical marijuana use a legal issue in probation cases


Students hack into Chester County school district system for senior game, exposing student information

A Philly charter school denied a young girl’s enrollment because of her ADHD, lawsuit says

Later school start times could address ‘crisis’ of sleep-deprived teens, Pa. report finds

Chicago teachers are on strike. Could it happen in Philly?

Philly’s new work-to-college pipeline gives first gen students a second chance

Philly school board votes against two charter renewals — a major blow to heralded reform effort

State university leaders to make financial case to Pennsylvania lawmakers


A Bucks County town shut down a farm’s events and wine shop. So the farmer is running for office.

Pence to visit Pennsylvania glass maker, tout trade pact

‘Final straw’: GOP ex-Ohio Gov. Kasich supports impeachment

GOP group behind Conor Lamb ads is at center of federal investigation

Berks County searching for poll workers

Health Care

J&J recalls baby powder after trace asbestos found in bottle

Suit: Hospital mishandled infection that killed 3 babies

Pennsylvania’s Individual Health Plan Premiums To Rise 4%

Former Washington Hospital patient, husband win $15M in negligence suit

Local News

Relief is coming for some Bucks County residents with tainted tap water. But others are still waiting.

Developer sells former Cheltenham country club land to Bucks County builder for $9 million

USDA to fund flood control efforts in North Huntingdon, Scottdale

Luzerne County’s credit rating upgraded

Meuser moves to incentivize coal refuse environmental cleanup

With new project, Geisinger sees $219M investment in Scranton

Incident involving British family dominates Berks County commissioners meeting\

House passes Lamb’s bill renaming Hookstown post office for airman Dylan Elchin


Across U.S., mayors’ ambitious plans to address affordable housing draw skepticism

Key Northeastern governors join forces to chart a path to legalizing marijuana

Two U.S. women successfully take ‘one giant leap for WOMANkind’

INVESTIGATION: Airlines damage thousands of wheelchairs


Opioid negotiations fail to produce deal just before trial


If there’s something wrong in your West Philly neighborhood, who you gonna call? These guys. | Helen Ubiñas

Frost advisory for Pa. suburbs and most of Jersey; Philly safe on ‘heat island’

ME’s rulings in couple’s July 4 Penn’s Landing drownings leave unanswered questions

From a Manayunk restaurant manager to a figure in the presidential impeachment inquiry

Domestic workers in Philadelphia fight for rights, recognition


Nearly a year after attack, Tree of Life still not sure what to do with building

Safety concerns lead to uncertain future for longtime Downtown winter homeless shelter

‘At the starting line’ — URA approves plans for apartments, music venue at former Civic Arena site

Pittsburgh International will loop gas from CNX wells and solar power into its own microgrid

Federal Appeals Court Tweaks, But Upholds, City Law Limiting Anti-Abortion Protest

State News

America’s Halloween obsession, and migrant labor, helped one man become Pennsylvania’s pumpkin king

PennDOT Reviewing Trump Administration Request For Driver’s License Data

Pa. Health department has collected just 160 complaints on oil and gas production in nearly a decade

Probationers Sentenced For Debts They Can Never Pay?


Between G-7 choice, Ukraine, and Syria, Republicans’ frustration with Trump is rising

38 people cited for violations in Clinton email probe


U.K. lawmakers to vote on whether to delay Brexit decision