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Friday, Aug. 18

Freshmen move into their dormitories at Millersville University on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2023. (Source: Millersville University)

• City officers returned to active duty after department review of deadly shooting: It determined that police acted appropriately when they shot and killed burglary suspect Darron Shaw, 17, on Aug. 6. The district attorney cleared the officers of wrongdoing earlier this week. (Source: LNP)

• Freshmen move in at Millersville University: Most of the 1,200 new arrivals will start classes on Monday. (Source: ABC 27)

• Hundreds pay respects at viewing for Ellen Casey: The former Pa. first lady died last week at the age of 91. (Source: Fox 43)

• Planned Parenthood targets Pa. Supreme Court race in new ad: It accuses Republican candidate Carolyn Carluccio of “erasing” her anti-abortion views from her campaign. (Source: Capital-Star)

• VisionCorps offers free eye exams, glasses: The new initiative is available to eligible individuals in Adams, Chester, Lancaster Lebanon and York counties. (Source: ABC 27)

• Police seek help in returning grave marker: The stone, reading “Mother Ann E. Graham 1912-1978,” was reported to city police in the 800 block of North Queen Street. (Source: Fox 43)

• Nation/world: Biden hosts leaders of Japan, South Korea at Camp David. (Source: UPI) Trump seeks 2026 date for election interference trial. (Source: ABC News) Trump cancels press conference on Georgia case. (Source: NPR) Hurricane Hillary grows off Mexican coast. (Source: AP) Maui’s emergency chief resigns. (Source: CBS News) DOJ seeks 33-year sentence for ex-Proud Boys leader Tarrio. (Source: AP)