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Tuesday, Oct. 4

The East Wing fountain at the Pennsylvania Capitol is dyed pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month on Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2022. (Source: Pa. Breast Cancer Coalition)

• Pa. Capitol fountain dyed pink for breast cancer awareness: The annual observance launches Breast Cancer Awareness Month. (Source: ABC 27)

• Shapiro, Oz appear at Pa. Chamber dinner: In separate talks, Oz focused on crime while gubernatorial Shapiro on business conditions. Their respective opponents, John Fetterman and Doug Mastriano, were invited but did not attend. (Source: WGAL)

• Rainy weather continues: The remnants of Hurricane Ian will keep today damp and chilly. Sunny weather is forecast to return Thursday. (Source: CBS 21)

• Scams target student loan forgiveness: Applicants should make sure they are communicating with legitimate government sources. (Source: CBS 21)

• County salary board evaluating raise for nonunion employees: A The tentative plan includes an across-the-board 5% raise. (Source: LNP)

• Phoenix Academy in Lancaster closed due to water main break: A The nearby break caused flooding in the building’s lower level. (Source: WGAL)

• Nation/world: Death toll from Hurricane Ian exceeds 100. (Source: CNN) Bidens visit Puerto Rico. (Source: NBC News) Three scientists share Nobel in physics. (Source: ABC News) North Korea fires ballistic missile over Japan. (Source: CBS News) Sources: Attorney refused to cover for Trump in documents case. (Source: Washington Post) Herschel Walker denies paying for abortion. (Source: NPR)