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Friday, Dec. 22

Signs read “Peace on Earth” and “#BiHStrong” at the vigil site at Bird-in-Hand Family Inn on Thursday, Dec. 21, 2023. (Source: Joe on the Go Coffee Co.)

• Vigil held for woman killed in Bird-in-Hand Family Inn explosion: Hundreds gathered to honor Michele Miller’s memory Thursday evening. (Source: WGAL)

• LNP website disrupted by cyberattack: The distributed denial of service attack prevented access to for a period on Tuesday. (Source: LNP)

• Pa. House special election set for Feb. 13: Republican Candace Cabanas will face Democrat Jim Prokopiak in the 140th District in Bucks County, which leans Democratic. In the meantime, the House is evenly split between the two parties, 101-101. (Source: Capital-Star)

• Goodwill encourages holiday shopping at its stores: Patrons can find bargains and vintage items, and proceeds benefit Goodwill’s programs. (Source: Fox 43)

• Gov. Shapiro accepts sports tickets from business group: Having the public-private nonprofit Team Pennsylvania cover tickets to games appears to violate his administration’s gift ban, but a spokesman said Shapiro has no plans to stop. (Source: Spotlight PA)

• Nation/world: Recording shows Trump pressuring Michigan county officials not to certify election results. (Source: CNN) Biden issues sweeping marijuana pardon. (Source: USA Today) Gaza Health Ministry reports 20,000 dead in war. (Source: NPR) Giuliani files for bankruptcy. (Source: ABC News) 14 dead in Prague mass shooting. (Source: NBC News) Federal court revives suit over Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’ cover. (Source: AP)