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Friday, May 13

U.S. Rep Scott Perry (Source:

U.S. Rep Scott Perry (Source:
U.S. Rep Scott Perry (Source:

• U.S. Rep Scott Perry issued subpoena: The Pennsylvania Republican is one of five U.S. House members ordered to appear before the Jan. 6 committee. (Source: Capital-Star)

• Hempfield student offers perspective on drag show: "[B]y condemning this event, we’re denying queer students of their own history," Gay Sexuality Alliance Club Vice President Miguel Angel Rosado said. (Source: LNP)

• Republican gubernatorial candidates push for more parental say in education: They call for banning critical race theory and implementing a parents' bill of rights. (Source: WITF)

• Initiative promotes smoke alarm installation: Volunteers are going door-to-door in southeast Lancaster as part of Sound the Alarm, co-sponsored locally by WGAL and the Red Cross. (Source: WGAL)

• National/world: Russia sustains heavy losses in attempted river crossing. (Source: AP) Elon Musk says Twitter deal is temporarily on hold. (Source: USA Today) Brittany Griner's detention in Russia extended. (Source: NBC News) McConnell defends Supreme Court on abortion. (Source: NPR) Rand Paul stalls Ukraine aid. (Source: CBS News)