The Golden Triangle …
The Golden Triangle is America’s best downtown among small to midsized cities, according to a report by a Tennessee-based marketing company.See more
In separate trades, …
In separate trades, the Penguins moved defensemen Simon Despres and Robert Bortuzzo for former Penguin Ben Lovejoy and the Blues’ Ian Cole.See more
A move to …
A move to in-house medical facilities at the Allegheny County Jail saved money, but six inmate deaths in 2014 have stoked concerns.See more
The 14th edition …
The 14th edition of FashionAfricana — an event celebrating fashion, dance, music and design — is set for Oakland’s Carnegie Museum.See more
Icy streets on …
Icy streets on Sunday night and Monday morning leave some residents in Pittsburgh neighborhoods very critical of the city.See more
Ohio house explosion kills one manStaff and Wire Reports 9:00 p.m.
A man died in a house explosion Monday in Belmont County, Ohio, authorities said. The explosion was reported …
Starkey: Penguins not mortgaging futureBy Joe Starkey 10:57 p.m.
I had no idea this town was so deeply in love with Simon Despres, to …
- No tag for Worilds; Steelers cut Moore 11:08 p.m.
Bill Gates repeats at top of Forbes’ list of billionairesBy The Associated Press
NEW YORK — The world’s richest person got even richer this year. Forbes said Monday …
- Inmate care in Allegheny County Jail generates worries 11:21 p.m.
- Newsmaker: John Rozzo 11:21 p.m.
- Icy streets leave some in Pittsburgh neighborhoods critical of city 10:53 p.m.
- Free speech wall rises at Carlow University 10:39 p.m.
Teacher conduct under spotlight in PennsylvaniaBy Tory N. Parrish
Pennsylvania law bans sexual contact between teachers and students, regardless of students’ ages, but as reports of teacher improprieties surface, experts say school districts must tell staff that inappropriate conduct won’t be tolerated. There are state mandates to train staff …
- Reputed major heroin trafficker in Westmoreland County pleads guilty, gets prison sentence 11:27 p.m.
- Zoning update raises fears in Ligonier Township 11:24 p.m.
- Shenefelt of North Huntingdon accused of road rage altercation in Westmoreland 11:24 p.m.
- Event gets new formal name: Shop ’n Save Westmoreland County Airshow, presented by Xcoal Energy & Resources in Latrobe 11:24 p.m.
- Auction nets $20,000 from ill-gotten gain in slaying, theft from Washington County woman 11:24 p.m.
Link to Sept. 11 motivated new chief of nonprofit Friends of Flight 93By Mary Pickels
Henry Scully easily recalls where he was on Sept. 11, 2001. Then an insurance broker in Bermuda, his employer had written the insurance for the World Trade Center. “The first …
- Oakland firm Qualaris Healthcare’s software saves time in hospitals 10:42 p.m.
- Mylan completes inversion with Abbott to move headquarters to Netherlands, lower taxes 10:42 p.m.
- Nasdaq climbs over 5,000 points ... 15 years later 10:38 p.m.
- Pittsburgh gas pump prices up nearly 9 cents
- Tax on shale-gas drillers would punish industry, Turzai says 9:05 p.m.
Shale drilling boom a bust for some Western Pennsylvania townsBy Craig Smith
John Mollenauer has viewed the prosperity raining on western Washington County from the Marcellus shale boom with all the longing of a kid staring through a candy store window. He’s …
- West Hills teacher pens 2nd novel 9:06 p.m.
- Mark Cuban cast as president in ‘Sharknado 3’ 9:07 p.m.
- Antiques show at Oakmont Country Club keeps Kerr Museum going
- Review: Radio host Glass’ ‘Two Dancers’ program rewards audience with insight, laughs
‘Let It Snow’s’ big-name cast filming all over Western PennsylvaniaBy Michael Machosky 9:00 p.m.
Shooting ambushes and gunfights in a rusted-out crumbling steel mill — that was easy, compared to shooting the light, holiday-themed romantic comedy “Let It Snow,” which may soon get a …
- Former Pirate Tekulve, a heart transplant recipient, speaks at Heart Association gala
- Celebrity bartenders pour it on for Drink for Pink in Pittsburgh
- Paint Your Paws event in Latrobe proves popular
- Westmoreland Cultural Trust’s Hollywood Party at the Palace marks 10th anniversary
14th annual FashionAfricana looks at world of beautyBy JoAnne Klimovich Harrop 9:09 p.m.
The fabric represents more than a component of clothing. It’s a livelihood for women artisans in Guinea Africa. They hand-dyed each piece to be featured in the first collection for …
- Nemtsov’s murder a direct result of policy that demonized him 9:34 p.m.
- Blaming the right again
- Europe must be pushed to fight the endemic scourge of anti-Semitism
- The limits of wishful thinking on Iran
- ‘Coup’ in Argentina? Ridiculous
Is liberalism exhausted?By Jonah Goldberg 9:34 p.m.
Canaries are not formidable birds, but they have their uses. For instance, coal miners learned over a century ago that when canaries drop dead at the bottom of the cage, it’s a sign that maybe there’s something wrong with the …