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Wednesday, Sept. 14

Milton Hershey (1857-1945). (Source: The Hershey Co.)

• Railroads prepare for strike: Amtrak and Norfolk Southern, which serve southcentral Pennsylvania, have both canceled some scheduled routes in anticipation. (Source: CBS 21)

• Judges hear Pa. Senate GOP’s petition for voter records: The Department of State says divulging confidential voter information would serve no legitimate purpose. (Source: WITF)

• Schools statewide adjust to teacher shortages: Pennsylvania certified 6,000 teachers last year, versus 20,000 a decade ago. (Source: WHYY)

• Namesake town celebrates Milton Hershey’s 165th birthday: The occasion featured music and Hershey’s chocolate. (Source: WGAL)

• Nation/world: Lindsey Graham proposes national 15-week abortion ban. (Source: NPR) Ukraine liberates more towns. (Source: USA Today) Justice Department warns against delays in Trump probe. (Source: NBC News) Thousands line London streets for queen’s funeral procession. (Source: UPI) Inflation remains stubborn. (Source: AP)