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Tuesday, June 13

Treat Williams (Source: Legends of Aviation)

• Pa. House passes state earned-income tax credit: It would initially be set at 10% of the federal credit. Its sponsor says it will more than pay for itself in higher economic growth and reduced social spending. (Source: PennLive)

• Elizabethtown College to offer certificate in medical Spanish: The course aims to reduce linguistic and cultural barriers to care. (Source: WITF)

• Gun rights groups rally at Capitol: They oppose Democrats’ efforts to expand background checks and implement a “red flag” law. (Source: ABC 27 | AP)

• Central York school district reconsiders books policy: A revised policy coming up for a vote June 20 would reduce individual parents’ ability to restrict access to materials for all students. (Source: WGAL)

• Lawmakers predict action on Pa. minimum wage: “I think we’re all tired of fighting on this,” said state Rep. Patty Kim, D-Dauphin. (Source: Spotlight PA)

• Actor Treat Williams dies in motorcycle crash: Williams, 71, got his start in roles at Franklin & Marshall College and the Fulton Theatre. (Source: LNP)

• Nation/world: Trump faces arraignment today. (Source: UPI) Nine injured in shooting after Denver Nuggets’ NBA win. (Source: ABC News) Inflation drops to annualized 4% in May. (Source: CNBC) Russian attack on Kryvyi Rih kills 6. (Source: NPR) U.S. pauses asylum appointments at Laredo amid extortion concerns. (Source: AP)