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Trib Editorial: Trib Editorial: The job is about handling the billions running in and out of the Pennsylvania lottery system. But does it really have to be as complicated as it has become?

Letter to the Editor: In retort to all the griping about President Trump, a North Huntingdon man asks: "What if Hillary (Clinton) won (the 2016 election)?

Opinion: Hollywood reserves praise for people who share their politics.

Most of the African American residents of Hazlehurst, about 100 miles west of Savannah amid pine forests and cotton fields, have voted at the polling site for years and were surprised when it was shuttered in August 2017.

Former Leechburg police Chief Mike Diebold is back in jail as the result of a probation violation, his lawyer said.

Editors from the magazine, Paste, wrote the beer is near perfect. “And it’s time for the world to know it,” they wrote of the “creamy, juicy and vibrant” beer that offers notes of orange and grapefruit zest without being too sweet.

There’s no reason for the U.S. Supreme Court to weigh in on New Hampshire’s “Free the Nipple” case, the state attorney general said this week.

One of the feel-good stories from this week:

Florida U.S. Sen. Rick Scott issued a scathing statement calling the shooting — the second on a U.S. Naval base this week — an act of terrorism “whether this individual was motivated by radical Islam or was simply mentally unstable.”


Joshua Englert had worked at the McMurray Kmart — store #4770  in Peters Township — since he was 16 years old. He’s now 34, and the store’s last day was Sunday.

"I felt we were discriminated against," one of the women, Myneca Ojo, told the York Daily Record. "It was a horrific experience."

The law will require police to make arresting people for personal possession or use of psilocybin mushrooms “the lowest law enforcement priority in the City and County of Denver.”

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi , D-Calif., has said she wants the committees to work “expeditiously” as Democrats gather evidence and prepare to make a final decision on whether to vote to impeach the president.

Dashcam video shows officer firing 7 shots into #Castile  car

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Opinion from @michellemalkin  | Who’s funding the wicked war on ICE?

Eric Holder, 29, had been on the run for two days before he was captured in Bellflower, a Los Angeles-area city about 20 miles southeast of where Hussle was gunned down two days earlier. #NipseyHussle 

Sidney Crosby: "I don't ever want to be seen as a guy who's forgotten where he's from.”