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Tuesday, Aug. 9

The Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach, Florida. (Source: Mar-a-Lago)

• Mastriano, Shapiro address county commissioner convention in Lancaster: Both gubernatorial candidates said they would work in partnership with local governments. (Source: LNP)

• Mastriano to meet with Jan. 6 committee: The Republican candidate, who tried hard to overturn Biden’s victory in Pennsylvania and was in the crowd on Jan. 6, was scheduled to be interviewed remotely at 10 a.m. today. (Source: WGAL)

• Temperatures to reach mid-90s: It’s the eighth straight day for temperatures to exceed 90 degrees here. (Source: ABC 27)

• Pandemic learning loss documented: In Pennsylvania, test scores in English fell between 3.5 and 7% and scores dropped between 7% and 11% between 2019 and 2021. (Source: Fox 43)

• Felony conviction precludes man from serving on Columbia’s council: Alan Landsman was convicted in 2018 in a mail-fraud scheme. (Source: LNP)

• Nation/world: FBI raids Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate. (Source: USA Today) Connecticut, Minnesota, Vermont, Wisconsin hold primaries. (Source: UPI) Ukrainian resistance grows in Russian-occupied areas. (Source: AP) Olivia Newton-John dies at 73 (Source: NBC News); David McCullough dies at 89. (Source: CBS News)