A Bethel Park …
A Bethel Park woman drowned in Lake Erie while attempting to save her 9-year-old son and his friend after winds blew their inner tube into deep waters.See more
Gov. Tom Corbett …
Gov. Tom Corbett signed the state budget, but vetoed tens of millions of dollars from the Legislature’s budget.See more
The HBO fantasy …
The HBO fantasy saga “Game of Thrones” nabbed a leading 19 nominations in TV’s premier competition.See more
Plans to build …
Plans to build a multiplex theater at Century III Mall could bring in new retailers and revive the failing mall.See more
Anchor Hocking glassware …
Anchor Hocking glassware plant in Monaca is slated to close if a July 15 deadline from creditors is not met to resolve a financial crunch.See more
Corbett signs Pennsylvania budget, vetoes legislative fundingBy Brad Bumsted 12:54 p.m.
HARRISBURG — Republican Gov. Tom Corbett on Thursday signed a $29.1 billion, no-tax-hike budget but …
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- Israel escalates aerial offensive on Gaza 11:31 a.m.
Pirates can’t make up for miscues from Cumpton in loss to CardsBy Rob Biertempfel
ST. LOUIS — Brandon Cumpton made a spot start for the Pirates on Wednesday, trying …
- Penguins hire Agnew as assistant 10:21 a.m.
Suspect freed after Swissvale, city police disagree on who jails himBy Margaret Harding
Tyra Perkins’ relief dissolved into panic when she learned that Swissvale police arrested and then freed the man …
- Overbrook man gets prison for Craigslist ticket scam 12:00 p.m.
- Food stamp fraud nets store owner prison term 11:53 a.m.
- Bethel Park woman drowns while trying to save son 1:12 p.m.
- Cheating scandal imperils police staffing in Duquesne
City proposes moving Mt. Washington dog parkBy Bob Bauder 10:26 a.m.
Mayor Bill Peduto on Wednesday announced a “compromise” in a flap over a controversial Mt. Washington dog park, but neighbors and dog owners said they have mixed feelings about the …
- Western Pa. hospitals test robot using ultraviolet rays to kill bacteria
- Donora man acquitted of trying to kill rival
- Megan’s Law offender charged in sex assaults in Greensburg
- Greensburg state trooper’s heroism honored
- Firing into Fayette bar could get man 10 years; 2 were hit
Jeannette council rejects referendum on switch to volunteer fire departmentBy Richard Gazarik
Jeannette’s career firemen still have a career. City Council did an about-face Wednesday night and rejected a proposed ordinance that would have allowed voters to decide in November whether they …
- 2 top corporations move headquarters to Pittsburgh’s ‘dynamic marketplace’ 11:23 a.m.
- Regional manager remains positive about Century III Mall’s future 10:11 a.m.
- BNY Mellon adds sales executive to try to boost business with wealthy retail investors 11:23 a.m.
- Feds eye Western Pa. ties in Katrina investigation
- Google picks 5 charities to form ideas for Glass
Monaca braces for potential Anchor Hocking plant closingBy Chris Togneri 11:23 a.m.
Beaver Valley residents have seen this episode before. Anchor Hocking glassware plant in Monaca and its union workers are fighting over concessions that management says are needed to help keep …
- ‘Game of Thrones’ earns a leading 19 Emmy nods 1:20 p.m.
- Pittsburgh’s Eden can open eyes to tasty raw, vegan food
- Art Review: ‘The Art Institute of Pittsburgh Alumni & Student Show’
- Summer brings creations from Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble
- Become a ‘Zamily’ member with Zac Brown Band 10:33 a.m.
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Millvale Diner offers simple, tasty optionsBy Bob Karlovits 10:55 a.m.
Haroon Mirza says there was a simple reason he left a comfortable life as owner of a nearby convenience store to open a diner. “My hands were itching to cook,” …
- Movement & Garden of Peace Project show’s fashions target real bodies
- Bloomfield 17-year-old Sanchioli is voted Best Teen Chef in America
- Pittsburgh college buddies work to turn baking into viable business
- Food, craft-beer pairings will highlight Sewickley Art Brew benefit
- For a change of pace, try a wine that will knock your socks off
- Healthy Eating: Bulk up the BLT without adding fat
Maritime merriment easy with boat-rental options around Western Pa.By Emma Deihle 10:05 a.m.
It’s summertime, and rather than stay on land, we prefer to take to the water. But don’t worry; you don’t need your own boat. Fortunately, aquatic rental shops throughout the …
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The divided states of ObamaBy Michael Gerson
WASHINGTON The headline “Poll: Obama Worst President Since World War II” was both provocative and misleading. The Quinnipiac survey did, indeed, place President Obama at the top of the worst since FDR. But this was largely a measure of partisan …