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Friday, Aug. 25

Donald Trump’s booking photo, taken Thursday, Aug. 24, 2023. (Source: Fulton County Sheriff’s Office)

• Local Starbucks workers vote to unionize: Staff members at the 2208 Lincoln Highway East branch voted to join Workers United, an affiliate of Service Employees International Union. (Source: LNP)

• EPA, Hershey Co. commit $2 million to Chesapeake Bay watershed cleanup: The money will help dairy farmers implement best management practices to reduce pollutant runoff. (Source: Capital-Star)

• State government unions ratify agreements with Shapiro administration: The agreements with Service Employees International Union Local 668 and American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Local 13 are identical, the administration said. They raise wages 20.25% over four years. (Source: AP)

• Officials: Computer not needed to schedule prison visits: The Department of Corrections responded after a letter to the editor in LNP alleged he was told an Amish friend would have to use a computer to set up a visit to his brother. (Source: LNP)

• Police seek man accused of setting fires on Appalachian Trail: State troopers say David Browne set illegal fires in Perry County. (Source: WGAL)

• Nation/world: Trump booked in Fulton County. (Source: CBS News) Maui County releases names of 388 unaccounted for after fires. (Source: UPI) Judge says West Virginia can restrict sales of mifepristone. (Source: AP) Subway sold to Roark Capital. (Source: CNN) DOJ sues Space X, alleging discrimination. (Source: ABC News) Storms leave nearly 700,000 without power in Michigan, Ohio. (Source: CNN)