Four Mile Run …
Four Mile Run overran its banks this morning, and nearly a dozen people needed rescue by boat from the rising waters.See more
Democratic Gov. Tom …
Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf on Tuesday proposed a more than $30 billion state budget built on a massive tax restructuring plan.See more
After building an …
After building an 18-point lead against No. 9 Kansas, the Mountaineers couldn’t hold on and lost 76-69 in overtime in Lawrence.See more
An Avalon artist …
An Avalon artist born with no arms or legs on Tuesday discussed overcoming challenges during a visit to Hampton Middle School.See more
Safety Ray Vinopal …
Safety Ray Vinopal demonstrated speed and strength as good as anyone at his position in the country at the school’s annual showcase.See more
Weather closes Penn State for first time in 8 yearsBy The Associated Press 10:33 a.m.
STATE COLLEGE — Penn State’s main campus is closed for the first time in eight years due to …
Blue Jays’ Martin has ‘nothing but praise’ for former Pirates teammatesBy Rob Biertempfel
DUNEDIN, Fla. — Nostalgia kept tugging at Russell Martin as he went through the free …
Shania’s first tour in 11 years includes Pittsburgh stopBy USA Today 11:00 a.m.
Shania Twain dropped two bombshell bits of news this morning. First: “I’m finally, after 11 …
- McCandless man, Heidelberg police chief settle civil rights lawsuit 10:51 a.m.
- Pittsburgh police make command staff promotions, changes 11:24 a.m.
- Controversy over Netanyahu warnings to Congress won’t affect ties, Pittsburgh Jewish leaders say
- Bangladeshis to speak at Pitt in program against sweatshops 11:24 a.m.
Artist born without arms, legs gives Hampton students peek into her worldBy Rachel Farkas 11:24 a.m.
Born with no arms or legs and abandoned by her parents, Amy Brooks is the poster child for perseverance. “Let’s face it though, just because my challenges are visible and …
- PennDOT alerts drivers to numerous road closures due to flooding, debris 11:38 a.m.
- Harsh February leaves Westmoreland communities short on road salt 8:07 a.m.
- Unity planners OK proposal for Route 30 retail development
- Hempfield man to plead guilty to posing as policeman 8:08 a.m.
- West Newton ponders adding to emergency call list 8:06 a.m.
11 Ligonier Township residents rescued by boat from floodwatersBy Renatta Signorini 10:39 a.m.
Nearly a dozen people had to be rescued by boat from floodwaters in Ligonier Township early Wednesday as ice jams and steady rain pushed a creek over its banks. Water …
- American Eagle notches $61.6M 4Q profit 11:37 a.m.
- Concurrent Technologies focuses on developing batteries for renewable energy, electric cars
- Profit increases 12% at Dick’s Sporting Goods
- Oil glut forces producers to seek out more storage tanks
- Foreign central banks buck Fed, cut interest rates
Impact fees garner support from state community leadersBy David Conti
Community leaders who fear the potential impacts of Gov. Tom Wolf’s severance tax proposal on natural gas asked lawmakers Tuesday to maintain per-well fees that have allowed for hundreds of millions of dollars’ worth of municipal improvements. Wolf vowed to …
- Shania’s first tour in 11 years includes Pittsburgh stop 11:00 a.m.
- So Many Questions: ‘Hart of Dixie’ actor Bill Parks enjoys the romance of small towns
- New Ken’s Concrete Angels turn to paint to help fight cancer
- USA Network’s ‘Dig’ takes global approach
Trafford native writes the book on early rock concertsBy Rege Behe
Pat DiCesare is responsible for one of the greatest — if not the greatest — moment in Pittsburgh music history. When the Beatles performed Sept. 14, 1964, at the Civic …
- The Wine Cellar: When looking for value, don’t overlook Côtes-du-Rhône
- A la carte: Lemons bring more flavor, less sodium
- KitchenWise: Getting al dente right improves pasta dishes
- Dinner in Minutes: Spanish fare gets light adaptation
CMU grad’s FunBites make healthy food appeal to kidsBy Michael Machosky
“Just take a bite — one bite,” says every parent ever, at some point. First bites are the hardest, particularly for parents of picky eaters. Bobbie Rhoads, a graduate of …
- Time to sever Greece from its EU lifeline
- Is liberalism exhausted?
- Nemtsov’s murder a direct result of policy that demonized him
- Blaming the right again
- Europe must be pushed to fight the endemic scourge of anti-Semitism
Best or worst of times?By Pat Buchanan
Last week, John Kerry seemed to be auditioning for the role of Dr. Pangloss. Despite jihadi violence across the Middle East and ISIS terror in Iraq and Syria, Kerry told Congress, we live in “a period of less daily threat …