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Little dignity in $7.25/hour

Working Pennsylvanians need the support of legislators after Janus | Opinion

It’s time to shed light on new workers’ rights | Opinion


Why it’s an unhappy Labor Day for many workers | Editorial

Meet the emerging labor force: profiles on this generation of workers

Editorial: A Labor Day worth celebrating in Berks

HARVESTING CHANGE | From tourism to retail sales, area businesses support and benefit from farming

HARVESTING CHANGE | Dairy farming hurdles range from pricing and distribution to nutritional shifts and global trade


Officials say substance used in cosmetics found in SCI Albion probe


Shenandoah Valley approves teachers’ deal

Mold to close two West Shore middle schools for at least two more days

Health Care

Researchers look to brain images to predict who will attempt suicide

Even a small amount of medical debt can trigger headaches

New program helps remotely monitor seniors’ vital signs

Reading Hospital upgraded as trauma center

Local News

Luzerne County farmland preservation reaches a milestone

Luzerne County audit completion pressure building

Wilkes-Barre denied Act 47 help

W-B police not yet using policy system

Valley with a Heart continues to help families of seriously ill children

Mohegan Sun hosts food truck festival

Organizers hope to break zombie walk record at Laurel Mall

Religious statues on Scranton government properties may not be separation of church and state issue

For some, LaFesta means reunion

Backyard garden program provides produce to South Scranton residents

Steamtown parking lot still ‘a little barren’ after beetle infestation

McAdoo area water service improvements in the works

Schuylkill to get new fingerprint machine

Coalition focuses on reducing drug deaths in Mon Valley

Food, fun, games and more at annual Labor United Celebration

West Mifflin youth football coach takes responsibility for allowing over-age player on field

Youngwood ‘Gingerbread Man’ race raises money for autism support

Lanternflies find way to downtown Reading

Christmas in Birdsboro event up in the air

Angels in Heaven, Mothers on Earth group holds fundraiser in Muhlenberg

National News

Democratic candidate for Florida governor warns opponent to be ‘careful’ with his words


How Philadelphia enjoyed — or didn’t — Made in America

Made in America: Kendrick Lamar’s set makes the festival great, Nicki Minaj underwhelms

Still no deal in Phila.-area Catholic teacher contract talks

BREAKING POVERTY: For many, state of living is a struggle

‘I just heard ‘boom, boom, boom.’ Florida man shot to death visiting aunt in Germantown

Karen N. Chizeck, 59, political and nonprofit fund-raiser


PWSA draws opposition to proposed double-digit rate increase

Incoming county economic development director pushes more aggressive, more creative approach

DA, Pittsburgh police review arrest of Knoxville business owner who called 911 for help

Walkabout: Pittsburgh’s Downtown — and others like it — could use a woman’s touch

Pirates, Pitt vs. Penn State game prompt special parking restrictions Saturday on North Shore


PA Turnpike E-ZPass transponders now will work in Orlando area