Incoming!

Incoming!

Fearing damage to their reputations, unnamed current and retired Catholic clergy members are fighting state Attorney-General Josh Shapiro over the release of a report detailing a grand jury investigation into sexual abuse in six Pennsylvania dioceses. The state...
Death tolls

Death tolls

Saturday’s edition saw the final installment of a week-long examination by The Times-Tribune and other Pennsylvania newspapers of the state’s burgeoning opioid epidemic and the overdose victims left in its...
Play ball

Play ball

Scott Pruitt is only the lead-off batter (not counting departed HHS Secretary Tom Price) in Donald Trump’s very deep lineup of self-serving cabinet members. Having struck out due to an accumulation of ethical and possibly criminal lapses, Pruitt’s followed...
The challengers

The challengers

Abortion is reliably a hot-button issue in heavily Catholic Pennsylvania, and the GOP will no doubt try use it this fall against Sen. Bob Casey. It’s worth remembering, however, that the issue really didn’t help Casey’s two previous opponents, both...