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    OP-ED: Why Pa. pension plan is not reform

    08/18/2014 06:42 PM EDT
    You have to admire Gov. Corbett for his stick-to-it-iveness. Despite the Pennsylvania Legislature's bipartisan rejection of his latest proposal to cut pensions a further 40 percent, and the conclusion of independent pension experts that his plan won't save the state money, the governor has spent several weeks traveling across Pennsylvania trying to sell voters on his plan. 
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    OP-ED: The militarization of the police
    08/18/2014 06:41 PM EDT - The most striking photographs from Ferguson, Mo., aren't of demonstrations or riots; they're of the police. Full Story

    EDITORIAL: App links district, families
    08/18/2014 06:41 PM EDT - Thumbs up: Students and parents can now get all the latest information from the West York Area School District with the tap of an app. Full Story

    OP-ED: Toomey should support other bills to protect children
    08/15/2014 09:24 AM EDT - I shudder every time I read a news report about a teacher who has sexually assaulted a student. Most people think of schools as safe havens for our youth rather than places that children can become victims of sexual crimes. Full Story

    OP-ED: A better tax code solution: taxing consumption
    08/15/2014 09:23 AM EDT - According to much conventional wisdom, the flap over corporate "tax inversions" is just the latest evidence that the tax code needs a comprehensive overhaul like the one agreed to by congressional leaders and President Reagan in 1986. Full Story

    LETTER: Thanks for support of heroin awareness program
    08/15/2014 09:23 AM EDT - I want to thank everyone — newspapers, Fox 43 TV, radio, anyone who helped advertise, anyone helped in any way, and to those who attended — for making the Heroin in York County program Saturday at the Cross Roads United Methodist Church a huge success. Full Story

    EDITORIAL: Justice delayed
    08/15/2014 12:55 PM EDT - With three vacant judicial seats, the York County Common Pleas Court is on the verge of becoming a "sinking ship." Full Story

    OP-ED: Heaven help us if Perry holds nation's fate
    08/14/2014 09:31 AM EDT - By HARRY PERKINSON Cynthia E. Ayers' letter of Aug. 11 about Congressman Scott Perry's commentary on "the biggest national security threat we face" is troubling for three reasons. Full Story

    OP-ED: Food import ban means Russia is at war with the West
    08/14/2014 08:34 AM EDT - Food import ban means Russia at war with West Russians are about to lose access to virtually all food imported from the West — which is to say, a significant portion of the food that Russians consume. Full Story

    EDITORIAL: Learn signs of depression
    08/14/2014 08:34 AM EDT - Watching a Robin Williams' performance was like riding a roller coaster — a hilarious, 60 mph ride through hairpin turns and corkscrew loops. Full Story

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    111-year-old from Japan recognized as oldest man

    TOKYO (AP) — A 111-year-old retired Japanese educator who enjoys poetry has been recognized as the world's oldest living man. Full Story
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    Preserving the Harvest: Raspberry compote tops your favorite treats

    This past week, I made raspberry compote. A friend of mine brought me raspberries fresh-picked from her parents' home in Berks County, and I just love raspberry compote on angel food cake. Full Story
    (Vincent Yu/AP)
    Jackie Chan expresses shame over son's drug arrest

    BEIJING (AP) — Jackie Chan apologized to the public Wednesday over his son's detention on drug charges in Beijing, saying he's ashamed and saddened. Full Story