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Probation reform advocates flood Pa. Capitol

Gun debate revives in Pennsylvania statehouse

House Committee chairman opens, (and maybe closes?) gun control debate in Pennsylvania

House Judiciary chairman says he won’t consider red flag proposal as panel advances mandatory minimums

Political split on proposed gun laws on full display as Pa. lawmakers return after violent summer

Sen. Lindsey Williams to host addiction resources open house in Brackenridge

Capitol hearing ‘only the beginning’ of White Haven Center debate

White Haven Center receives support at committee hearing

Remarks that misfired: Not a good reason to derail Sunday hunting

Rob Altenburg: Pennsylvania should join the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, but for the right reasons

House GOP’s Kevlar vest for gun lobby

Pa. Senate Democrats’ top campaign staffer suspended in the wake of sexual harassment complaint

State Sen. Pat Browne’s former treasurer charged with stealing nearly $600,000 from campaign

Senator’s former treasurer charged with $600K campaign theft


A less-generous overtime rule is issued by the Trump administration

Exelon launches $20 million fund for startups to mitigate climate change

Chester County amps up pressure on Sunoco, calls Mariner East pipeline a nuisance

Manufacturer pays $19K penalty for foam in creek

Budding industry: Berks bank gets behind the hemp business


‘A stupid act.’ Judge sends Indiana County man to prison for killing two in Plum DUI crash


Editorial: Let’s keep encouraging girls in technology


Bernie Sanders unveils his wealth-tax plan, taking aim at billionaires

Voting machine companies may throw their doors open to ethical hackers


Patrons get first look casino’s sportsbook

Mount Airy reveals details on sportsbook

Health Care

Alzheimer’s patients often feel lonely. Here are ways to help them.

Local News

Support expressed for Luzerne County 911 emergency radio upgrade

An empty lot to show for playground promised in Wilkes-Barre’s Rolling Mill Hill

DA’s office receives $250K grant for gun violence reduction task force

Hughes resigns as Luzerne County coroner

Coroner quits over ‘hostile’ work conditions

Election board approves amended Scranton School District payroll tax ballot question

Diaper drive aids St. Joseph’s Children’s Pantry

CHRIS KELLY: He ken run, but soon he ken’t hide

Scranton Parking Authority may boost access to agendas

Complaints over odor from marijuana plant heard by White Haven council

Westmoreland County sued over requirement that union workers complete major projects

Altoona Land Bank almost ready for startup

Gun disposal event helps Montco residents get rid of 65 firearms, including an Uzi

Kirkland denies Chester owns water authority

New Jersey

Cherry Hill school district considers ‘prom shaming’ with proposed changes to unpaid lunch policy, critics say


How one Philly high school reveals the district’s dire attendance problems

A grieving mother is staging a three-day silent protest against gun violence. It’s not too late to support her. | Helen Ubiñas

Widow of unarmed man slain in 2017 by now-fired Philly cop files lawsuit

How your vote will get cast and counted on Philly’s new voting machines | Opinion

Controller Rebecca Rhynhart to audit troubled Germantown Special Services District

More Philly unions eye lawsuits over flaws in the city’s OnePhilly payroll system

Working Families Party candidates keep pace with GOP fund-raising in Philly Council race

3 months after devastating South Philly refinery blast, city declares incident under control

With Pentagon dollars, Drexel seeks to revive Philly’s vanished garment business

More Philly unions eye lawsuits over flaws in the city’s OnePhilly payroll system

Our children are growing up in a renaissance of bigotry | Opinion


Audit: City tax sales slow, ethically vulnerable

Audit: Pittsburgh property sales ‘shrouded in secrecy,’ open to fraud

Bill Peduto: Assault of black women at North Side gas station ‘made me sick’

City Council seeks harsher charges in Exxon fray; store worker claims women were ‘out of control’

South Side building management to evict lessee linked to fatal ODs

Pittsburgh Diocese asks Pa. Supreme Court to review case

Allegheny County Council to consider another conversion therapy proposal

Pittsburgh ranks 15th among best cities in nation to retire

Pittsburgh Google contractors vote to form a union with the United Steelworkers

State News

Concentrated child poverty worsens in Pennsylvania, study says

Grown-up solutions to combat child poverty


WCTA’s ConnectCard system to be phased out


On impeachment, Doyle pushes forward while Lamb waits to see

Pelosi launches formal impeachment inquiry into Trump, alleging betrayal of office, national security, election integrity

As Pelosi announces impeachment inquiry, Philly-area Democrats mostly line up in support

What impeachment is and how the process works

Western Pa. congressmen weigh in on Trump’s Ukraine dealings, impeachment inquiry

Area Congressmen split on impeachment inquiry

Local lawmakers react to impeachment inquiry

Smucker blasts Dems’ impeachment probe; Perry stays silent

Meuser talks stormwater mandates