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Clergy abuse survivors, advocates continue push to change Pennsylvania law

How Pennsylvania’s legislature gets away with not helping victims of child sex abuse | John Baer

Four years later, Pa. lawmaker from Philly charged in sting case faces trial

Senate measure for lifers pulled

Erie County educators take steps to improve school bus safety

More than 1,000 pay respects to Rep. Kavulich at viewing

Wolf stops Medicaid bill

New law fair effort to boost work zone safety

Penalty should fit the crime


Big Lots in Harrison to donate to Habitat for Humanity Allegheny Valley

Catholic Church

Greensburg diocese bars Uniontown priest accused of sex abuse


Springfield Mall reopens, search for gunmen continues after shooting


Scranton School Board creating hiring policies

What does it feel like to be an older person? Aspiring physical therapists find out

University of Scranton to create task force on healing from church abuse


A closer look at school funding in Pa. governor race | Analysis

Bob Casey unleashes his voice and leads polls in race against Trump ally Lou Barletta

Our pick for U.S. Senate: Bob Casey, Jr. | Endorsement

Pa. Senate race: Where do Bob Casey, Lou Barletta stand on the issues?

Barletta hoping record on illegal immigration and support of Trump will pay off in November

Democrats hope to cut GOP majorities in Pa. races

Craig says Bartolotta broke 2014 pledge to reject perks

Focus on the Issues: The 134th Legislative District

Here’s what Scott Wagner has in common with King Lear | Kirstin Snow

Democratic candidate in 6th District Chrissy Houlahan: ‘I’m a team builder’

Health Care

The new scourge: A mysterious disease threatens children and demands a unified and robust response

Local News

Hazleton making steady progress under Act 47

First county budget hearing set for Tuesday

Community comes together for injured Kunkle firefighter

Scranton reviews trash-fee structure

Lackawanna County seeks state grant for Lackawanna Avenue safety project

New Castle community remembers slain mother and daughter

Meet the man behind Westmoreland County’s comprehensive plan

Deputy who returned from injury honors late New Kensington officer Brian Shaw

Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation and others to break ground for new playground in Northmoreland Park

A Berks woman finds herself back under the thumb of heroin, and in jail

Addiction recovery activist marks personal milestone

Editorial: Righting airport finances must be a top local priority

National News

Is social media a detriment to free speech? Experts at First Amendment conference weigh in


AIDS Walk Philly gets smaller: ‘There is not the sense of urgency we once saw.’

Philly wins potential $2M from Bloomberg for climate efforts

Why does SEPTA send pension cash so far from Philly?


Bloomberg, Peduto talk climate change fight in Pittsburgh

Former NYC mayor Bloomberg announces $2.5 million award to help Pittsburgh’s environment

State aid for lead line replacements could temper PWSA’s debt burden

Walkabout Allegheny Commons Park restoration digs up surprises

International Women’s Association of Pittsburgh marks 25th anniversary

Made in Pittsburgh: PG&H is the latest store Downtown to focus on all-things made locally

State News

Pa. AG Shapiro claims win vs. Navient student loan servicer

Pa. dangerously close to losing more people to fires this year than last. What can be done? | Opinion

Flight 93 event focuses on how tragic memories spur memorials


TRAFFIC REPORT: PennDOT says ramps leading to I-376 in Squirrel Hill will be open this week

LCTA extends free night service until Oct. 31

Road to Nowhere gone but 222 corridor work continues


McConnell loses his leftovers in a confrontation with a heckler at a Louisville restaurant

House Republicans may risk a messy leadership struggle after November’s midterm election

GOP lawmakers criticize Trump’s decision to withdraw from nuclear arms treaty