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Monday, July 18

Punxsutawney Phil (Source: Punxsutawney Groundhog Club)

• Mastriano movie premieres: Producer Stephen Turley claimed 1,200 tickets were sold for the debut of “The Return of the American Patriot” at Christ Community Church in Cumberland County. (Source: PennLive)

• Pa. budget directs $125 million to fund private education: Critics say there are no measures in place to evaluate whether the educational tax credit program is improving outcomes for students. (Source: Spotlight PA)

• ‘Live Like Libby’ honors child killed in crash: Libby Miller, 10, loved dance; a nonprofit created by her bereaved parents funds dance scholarships for deserving young people. (Source: LNP)

• Bill would make groundhogs Pa.’s official rodent: Other official state symbols include the white-tailed deer (state animal) and brook trout (state fish). (Source: ABC 27)

• Nation/world: Bannon goes on trial for defying subpoena. (Source: NPR) Uvalde video highlights delays, lack of leadership. (Source: NBC News) Europe broils in heat wave. (Source: AP) Bystander kills active shooter at Indiana mall. (Source: ABC News) Funding, other challenges limit monkeypox response. (Source: UPI)