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Salena Zito Reporting

Former congressman Sestak to kick off U.S. Senate campaign this week

By Salena Zito
Joe Sestak will make it official Wednesday. The former congressman and retired Navy admiral intends to announce his candidacy for U.S. Senate in an appearance ...

Luis Fábregas Columns

Fábregas: There’s a little hypochondriac in all of us — we’re just wired that way

By Luis Fábregas
It’s that time of the year when some of us who can’t shake a nagging cough suddenly think we have tuberculosis. Admit it. It happens to you, too. A symptom sneaks up, and the worst illness springs to mind. A headache ...

Eric Heyl Columns

Heyl: Wolf aide tangoes past the truth

By Eric Heyl 7:32 a.m.
Katie McGinty certainly is nimble on her feet. I don’t know how Gov. Tom Wolf’s chief of staff would do on “Dancing with the Stars,” but her recent performance on “Dancing Around the Issue” was borderline mesmerizing. McGinty’s primary task at ...

Nafari Vanaski Columns

Vanaski: Allegheny County councilman prepares push for outside prosecutors in police misconduct cases

By Nafari Vanaski
When Michael Bell received $1.75 million in 2010 to settle his six-year lawsuit against the Kenosha, Wis., police department over the police shooting death of his son, he used all of the money to convince the state to adopt a ...