PENNSYLVANIA 2016-17 BUDGET PROPOSAL

School funding again at the center of Wolf's budget agenda

School funding again at the center of Wolf's budget agenda

With a big question mark still looming over this year's school funding plan, on TuesdayPennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf presented his education budget vision for next school year — doubling down on his ambitious agenda.

Sanders, Trump victorious in New Hampshire primaries

Sanders, Trump victorious in New Hampshire primaries

Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders swept to victory in Tuesday's New Hampshire primaries, adding crucial credibility to their upstart candidacies and underscoring voters' insistence on shaking up American

Castor defends Centre County DA's office in tangled case of public records, private texts

Castor defends Centre County DA's office in tangled case of public records, private texts

A Pennsylvania appeals court is set to take up a case Wednesday stemming from a scandal in Centre County over whether prosecutors exchanged text messages with judges in open court.

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SRC plan to privatize 3 Philly schools a gross overreach, inconsistent
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SRC plan to privatize 3 Philly schools a gross overreach, inconsistent

A group of professors from several Philadelphia-area institutions and from different fields sent a letter on Tuesday to the SRC to express concern over the decision to privatize Wister, Cooke, and Huey elementary

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Pennsylvania has a wage theft problem

Wage theft is a particular problem in Pennsylvania. Weak laws and a lack of follow up allow dishonest employers to dodge investigation through legal loopholes for years.

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Review: 'From the Depths,' will the real Oscar Wilde please rise?

Review: 'From the Depths,' will the real Oscar Wilde please rise?

It's a rare depiction, to my mind, that treats the playwright Oscar Wilde as an actual human being and not some cartoonish, foppishly witty, sexually wanton buffoon. The new play "Oscar Wilde: From the Depths" is that rare

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This computer pioneer was a bit ahead of his time

This computer pioneer was a bit ahead of his time

John Blankenbaker opened the door wearing perfectly pleated slacks and a deep red sweater, shoes polished, his hair trimmed into a buzz cut.

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