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Wednesday, March 6

Nikki Haley speaks to supporters in Portland, Maine, on Sunday, March 3, 2024. (Source: Nikki Haley for President)

• Lawsuit seeks to end indefinite solitary confinement in Pa.: The federal class action lawsuit argues the practice worsens mental health and is unconstitutional. (Source: AP)

• Pa. considers digital drivers licenses: A bill before the House Transportation Committee would provide for optional digitized licenses through a mobile app. (Source: WITF)

• Conestoga Township names new supervisor: Thomas Grassel replaces John Berry, who was accused of sexual harassment and charged with stealing an air compressor. (Source: WGAL)

• North Museum adds art gallery: It is debuting with a reception and ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday evening. (Source: LNP)

• Past winter was one of Pa.’s warmest, wettest: Temperatures over the past three months have been 4.5 degrees warmer during the day and 5.17 degrees warmer overnight than average. (Source: Fox 43)

• Nation/world: Nikki Haley suspending campaign. (Source: NPR) Israel approves 3,400 homes on West Bank. (Source: BBC News) Sinema won’t run for reelection. (Source: ABC News) First gray whale in 200 years seen off Massachusetts coast. (Source: USA Today) UN: 2023 was deadliest year ever for migrants. (Source: NBC News) Liberty U. to pay record $14 million fine for laxity toward sexual assault. (Source: AP)