Western Pennsylvania is …
Western Pennsylvania is home to sites both well-known and obscure — in cities and in countryside —with significant ties to American history.See more
Yellow poplar weevils …
Yellow poplar weevils began appearing last month across the region, often alarming people who mistake them for disease-spreading deer ticks.See more
For the first …
For the first time in its history, the Three Rivers Regatta canceled all water events because of hazardous river conditions.See more
Mounting research has …
Mounting research has pointed out the healing and psychological effects nature can have on recovering medical patients.See more
Municipal leaders from …
Municipal leaders from across the Western Pennsylvania region say fireworks are so popular that they feel obligated to fund them.See more
City police investigate death in Squirrel HillBy Michael Hasch 9:52 p.m.
City police are investigating the possible drowning death of a man found in a pool at a condominium …
- Hazlewood man shot in Homestead 9:45 p.m.
Rossi: Rutherford shines as old boss poutsBy Rob Rossi
It’s called a record. And the goalie in Jim Rutherford probably would have battled to …
Solar-powered plane crosses Pacific OceanBy The Associated Press 10:32 p.m.
KAPOLEI, Hawaii — A plane powered by the sun’s rays landed Friday in Hawaii after …
- Tiny black weevils booming in W.Pa. 10:31 p.m.
- Aetna to buy rival Humana for $35B 10:31 p.m.
- Trial aims to halt Type 1 diabetes 10:06 p.m.
- America’s path to freedom reflected in region’s numerous historic sites 10:31 p.m.
- Tiny black weevils booming in W.Pa. 10:31 p.m.
- Man critically wounded in East Liberty shooting 10:32 p.m.
- Police seek tips in Sheraden robbery caught on video 9:31 p.m.
Fun-seekers won’t let a Pittsburgh regatta without races get them downBy Tom Fontaine 10:31 p.m.
Brent Dillard will kick back in Pittsburgh this weekend. Dillard, a Formula One powerboat racer, planned to compete in the EQT Pittsburgh Three Rivers Regatta. With the cancellation Friday of …
- Hempfield bicyclist gets one last chance from Westmoreland County judge
- Purple Heart recipient Krinock to lead July Fourth parade in Latrobe
- State Supreme Court rejects latest Foxley Farm appeal in Ligonier Township dispute
- Smithton man gets 6-12 years for robbery in Jeannette
- Independence Day events for Westmoreland County
Former Jeannette coach held for trial on charges of assault on teen girlsBy Renatta Signorini
Two female students testified through tears Thursday that a former Jeannette High School wrestling coach had inappropriate sexual contact with them. “He grabbed me by my waist and pulled me …
- Airlines offer small conveniences to counter higher fees, less space 10:16 p.m.
- National Day Calendar lends legitimacy to pseudo-holidays 10:16 p.m.
- McDonald’s localizes menus to battle growing competition 9:07 p.m.
- Longer, roomier, ritzier Sedona upgrades minivan to 1st-class 9:07 p.m.
- Consider these factors before opting for longer-term auto loan 10:16 p.m.
Aetna to buy rival Humana for $35BBy The Associated Press 10:31 p.m.
Aetna intends to spend about $35 billion to buy rival Humana and become the latest health insurer bulking up on government business as the industry adjusts to the federal health care overhaul. The proposed cash-and-stock deal, announced early Friday, would …
- Local performers draw on travel experiences 7:19 p.m.
- Fun-seekers won’t let a Pittsburgh regatta without races get them down 10:31 p.m.
- Shark Week feeds our obsession with these ocean predators 7:30 p.m.
- Point Park documentarians try to debunk shark myths 7:42 p.m.
- Will we get Stephen Colbert or ‘Stephen Colbert’? 7:41 p.m.
- Pittsburgh native Burdell sticks to passion — bringing drumming to all
Mountain Playhouse’s ‘Chapter Two’ provides funny, touching look at love and lossBy Debbie Black 7:10 p.m.
It will be an emotional journey for the audiences of Neil Simon’s “Chapter Two,” an autobiographical romantic comedy about loss and second chances running July 7 to 19 at the …
- Homework: Day lilies on display at Trax Farms
- Experts recommend checking your home’s deck frequently
- Online groups curate collections of photos that highlight Pittsburgh
- Why rock the boat? Seafarer look is timeless and classic this time of year
- Fashion FYI: National Bikini Day celebrates debut of two-piece suit
- First Draft: Homebrewers timid when choosing commercial styles
Burgeoning garden trend looks to nature as healing aidBy Matthew Zabierek
Maybe Mom was right: Sometimes all you need is some fresh air. That’s what mounting research has indicated about the healing and psychological effects nature can have on recovering medical …
- Same-sex marriage is only the beginning
- Feeding the fed-ed Leviathan
- Quo vadis, America?
- Whoa, whoa, whoa ... It’s WOTUS
- The payoff for Iran
America truly is exceptionalBy Katie Pavlich
“When in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which …