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Sunday hunting bill advances in state Legislature

Hunting in Pennsylvania on (some) Sundays moves closer to reality, as state House committee gives the OK

Treatment, cost at core of White Haven Center hearing

Parents call for Pa. lawmakers to pass Peyton’s Law that could save young lives through baseline heart screenings

Later school start times for middle, high school students urged in report

After accidentally taking away school police officers’ arresting power, Pa. House committee advances bill to restore them

Pa. lawmakers push bills to address firefighter shortage: ‘This is an absolute crisis’

Pa. lawmakers introduce bill to ban abortion after fetal heartbeat is detected

Pennsylvania representative introduces ‘heartbeat’ abortion bill

Another GOP abortion ban bill. The same glaring weakness | John L. Micek

Surprise ambulance bills are painful. This bill could make it worse l Opinion

Adopt state standards for power plants

Pennsylvania state lawmakers are hiding millions in campaign spending. And it’s all legal.

Spotlight PA: How we uncovered nearly $3.5M in dark spending by Pa. state lawmakers


U.S. Supreme Court overturns ruling in Michigan gerrymandering case: What it means


UAW got a good deal from GM, labor leaders, experts say

Building a high-tech indoor farm in the steel town of Braddock

Woman-led logistics company in Leesport finds its place


3 court-appointed guardians embezzled more than $1M from 108 victims, Delco DA says


Scranton payroll tax forum presents benefits, possible pitfalls

Northwest Area tops county list for Keystone Exams

WPIAL will rule on Connellsville-Allderdice racial slur incident Tuesday morning

Deer Lakes to hold special meeting about bond issue refund

Court upholds verdict against Marywood professor fired for creating Nazi video


Biden: Pence fueling Trump’s ‘reckless trade wars’

Biden blasts Trump ahead of NEPA visits

New voting machines on display at Westmoreland County Courthouse

Hampden Twp. Democrats criticize incumbent GOP commissioner for ‘crappy, biased, bigoted rhymes’

Editorial: Heed call to fill vacancies at Berks polls

Just the FAQs on Monroe County elections

Health Care

Geisinger: Health plan member information could have been exposed in data breach

Local News

Victims Resource Center moving to new location

Valley Crest developer still lining up funding for highway reconfiguration

Budget, voting machines on county council agenda

Valley Santa program seeking volunteers

Back Mountain Library receiving grant

Scranton council demands answers on gas cards, requests sewer authority audit

Kiski Valley sewage customers get reprieve

Reading Mayor Wally Scott violated city’s ethics code, board finds

Reading Downtown Improvement District struggles with staffing issues

Deadline looms for those in Berks area impacted by July flash floods

Humane Society of Berks County to waive adoption fees to clear the shelter

Allentown row home fire: UGI says no sign of gas leaks as investigators to begin searching for cause

Beaver County still without men’s homeless shelter

Rockhill Quarry asbestos concerns continue

Opioid Crisis

Shapiro and state AGs announce proposed $48 billion nationwide opioid settlement

Shapiro, other attorneys general detail proposed $48 billion national opioid settlement


Philly’s weekend shootings show a tragic reality: The littlest victims suffer most

Residents, Philly officials lament weekend violence after 2 children are shot in 24 hours

Kids don’t belong in the crossfire | Editorial

Philadelphia is eyeing a ban on plastic bags. Here’s how that’s worked in other cities.

How Philly kids will learn from two black men’s wrongful arrest at a Starbucks

Lost in South Philly, her pleas for her dying husband went ignored, until one man stopped to help

New Trader Joe’s opens in Center City tomorrow

Philly City Council approves land transfer to bring new tower, entertainment hub to S. Broad Street


Downtown roads, 12 schools to close during Trump’s visit; president’s speech open to public

President Trump visit spurs road, school closures in Downtown Pittsburgh

Shale Insight conference in Pittsburgh focuses on natural gas market, not just Trump’s visit

Report: County needs new department to address kids’ needs

In Scotland, families with sick kids receive financial prescriptions

City loses another round in Mount Washington billboard fight

BPEP leader calls for ‘game plan’ to fix Pittsburgh’s racial inequities

Duquesne University receives federal grant to help restore August Wilson House

The pull of extremism: White nationalism is growing and dividing

Pittsburgh firefighters union alleges wrongful conduct by city labor attorney

State News

A joint path: Municipalities work on a plan for the future

Amazon Studios scheduled to film in North Apollo

Hershey’s Mini ranks as Pennsylvania’s favorite Halloween candy

Spotted lanternfly horror video created as public service ad

Healthier eating can fix Pennsylvania’s high child obesity rate | PennLive Editorial

Safety net program for Pa. women and children is switching out paper for plastic

Pa. still has too much lead poisoning. Here’s what we do about it | Opinion


Pence says ‘economy is thriving’ in Schott speech, urges trade deal passage

Pence talks trade, calls out Biden, Dems in Duryea

Treat pot like other drugs