1. For years, Yarone Zober was the city's "deal sealer," making things happen for folks from his position as Mayor Luke Ravenstahl's chief of staff, Rich Lord and Moriah Balingit write.
2. Len Barcousky covers this year's Sept. 11 memorial at the Flight 93 Memorial near Shanksville, Pa.
3. After seven days, Shaler Area School District teachers will come back to work Friday, with a new contract in hand with the help of an arbitrator.
4. Remember the kid who was eaten by wild dogs at the Pittsburgh Zoo? The zoo says in legal filings that it was his mother's fault.
5. The web design firm charged with designing the brand-spanking new Pa.gov website is still owed more than $5 million for its work, PAIndependent reports.