Thursday's DN: Does The Soda Tax Fizz Or Fall Flat?

City Council meets today to give final approval to the budget.  Will it include the soda tax?  And how is that two-year 9.9 percent property tax increase playing in the neighborhoods?

Arlen Specter's change in political parties does not enable him to be reelected.  Here's why.

The battle for the Democratic nomination for lieutenant governor is both narrow and nasty.

And Dr. Manan Trivedi will face U.S. Rep. Jim Gerlach in the Nov. 2 general election.