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Penn State president retires in 2022, successor to be sought

President Eric Barron announced his plans to university trustees Friday. He assumed the office in 2014.

By The Associated Press

Penn State president to retire in 2022, successor to be sought beginning this spring

Students, faculty, donors and others will be asked to weigh in on what they want to see in the next university president.

By The Associated Press

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Penn State in-person classes to resume as more contagious COVID-19 variant is becoming dominant

The B.1.1.7 variant of the coronavirus — also known as the U.K. variant — has already been detected in more than 30 states, including Pennsylvania. The Centers for Disease Control expects it to become the dominant variant in March.

By Anne Danahy

Prosecutors ask judge to order Graham Spanier report to jail

The attorney general’s office wrote in a letter to Judge John Boccabella that no legal impediment prevents him from enforcing the minimum sentence of two months in jail, followed by two months of house arrest.

By Mark Scolforo/The Associated Press

Smart Talk: The urban and rural divide; how wide is the gap?

How Pennsylvanians vote, work and live depends on their zip code
By Merideth Bucher