• By Post Gazette   -   Dec 13, 2017

    BILL RESTRICTING ABORTION RIGHTS HEADS TO GOV. WOLF

    HARRISBURG - A controversial bill restricting abortion rights in Pennsylvania is heading to Gov. Tom Wolf, opening the door for a showdown...

    Republicans, Democrats
  • By Post Gazette   -   Dec 13, 2017

    OBITUARY: BRUCE BROWN / DOCUMENTARIAN WHOSE 'ENDLESS SUMMER' CAUGHT PERFECT WAVE ON FILM, DIES AT 80

    Bruce Brown, a filmmaker whose scrappy 1966 documentary “The Endless Summer” became an international phenomenon, introducing surfing...

    World
  • By Post Gazette   -   Dec 12, 2017

    SENATE DEMOCRATS ANNOUNCE PRESSER TO ENDORSE LT. GOV. STACK

    Senate Democratic Caucus members announced a Wednesday press conference in which they will pledge to back embattled Lt. Gov. Mike Stack.

    Democrats
  • By Post Gazette   -   Dec 12, 2017

    USPS STAMP WILL HONOR 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF 'MISTER ROGERS' NEIGHBORHOOD'

    The United States Postal Service will issue a Mister Rogers stamp in 2018 timed to coincide with the 50th anniversary of PBS's "Mister...

  • By Post Gazette   -   Dec 12, 2017

    ANALYSIS: WHERE YOU DIE CAN HAVE A BIG IMPACT ON HOW YOU DIE

    Where do you want to die? When asked, the vast majority of Americans answer with two words: “At home.”

  • By Post Gazette   -   Dec 12, 2017

    PITTSBURGH DSA DECLINES TO ENDORSE FETTERMAN, OTHER DEMOCRATIC HOPEFULS VYING FOR ITS SUPPORT

    Monday night's endorsement gathering by the Pittsburgh chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America may be most notable for what...

    Democrats
  • By Post Gazette   -   Dec 12, 2017

    FRED BROWN NAMED NEW PRESIDENT, CEO OF FORBES FUNDS

    Fred Brown has been named president and chief executive of the Forbes Funds, an affiliate of the Pittsburgh Foundation that helps nonprofits...

  • By Post Gazette   -   Dec 12, 2017

    NEW TREATMENTS RESTORING SEXUAL PLEASURE FOR OLDER WOMEN

    When the FDA approved Viagra in 1998 to treat erectile dysfunction, it changed the sexual landscape for older men, adding decades to...

  • By Post Gazette   -   Dec 12, 2017

    STATE SETS HEARING ON WHETHER PITTSBURGH SHOULD LEAVE ACT 47

    The Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development will host a hearing Dec. 20 on whether the City of Pittsburgh should...

  • By Post Gazette   -   Dec 12, 2017

    A MANGO-SCENTED FLASH-DRIVE-LOOKING DEVICE LETS KIDS SMOKE IN CLASS

    It looks like a flash drive, but it's really full of nicotine.

  • By Post Gazette   -   Dec 12, 2017

    GOV. WOLF WILL NOT RELEASE INTERNAL REPORT ON LT. GOV. STACK'S TREATMENT OF STATE EMPLOYEES

    HARRISBURG - Gov. Tom Wolf said Tuesday that he will not make public an internal report on whether Lt. Gov. Mike Stack and his wife...

    Health
  • By Post Gazette   -   Dec 12, 2017

    IF THE LAUREL PIPELINE FLOW SHIFTS, WILL PITTSBURGHERS PAY MORE OR LESS FOR GAS?

    The future of Pittsburgh-area gas prices is at the center of a debate over whether a company should be allowed to reverse the direction...

  • By Post Gazette   -   Dec 12, 2017

    PAUL ZEISE: THE PIRATES FRONT OFFICE IS FULL OF EXCUSES

    PiratesFest has become an annual event where management explains how it believes the Pirates can win on the shoestring budget afforded...

  • By Post Gazette   -   Dec 12, 2017

    PROSECUTORS SAY SUSPECT TAUNTED TRUMP BEFORE SUBWAY BOMBING

    A Bangladeshi immigrant arrested in a New York subway bombing mocked President Donald Trump on social media while on his way to carry...

    Donald Trump
  • By Post Gazette   -   Dec 12, 2017

    BEN ROETHLISBERGER: HUGGING RYAN SHAZIER 'BROUGHT ME BACK UP'

    And welcome to the Ben Roethlisberger radio transcript show. Last we left our co-host, he - like the rest of us - was still reeling...

  • By Post Gazette   -   Dec 12, 2017

    ALLEGHENY COUNTY LEAD TASK FORCE TO PUSH FOUR STRATEGIES TO ENSURE A LEAD-SAFE PITTSBURGH

  • By Post Gazette   -   Dec 12, 2017

    12 GOVERNORS URGE CONGRESS TO FUND THE CHIP CHILDREN'S HEALTH PROGRAM

    COLUMBUS, Ohio - Twelve governors of both parties, including Pennsylvania's Gov. Tom Wolf, are urging Congress to reauthorize funding...

    Health, Congress
  • By Post Gazette   -   Dec 12, 2017

    VOLCANO DOGS HOWL ON BIG, LOUD 'FEARLESS LEADER'

    Bruce Lentz is talking about the various ways you can get your hands on the new LP from his band Volcano Dogs.

  • By Post Gazette   -   Dec 12, 2017

    CLOUD COVER WEDNESDAY AND EARLY THURSDAY COULD HIDE 'CELESTIAL FIREWORKS'

    What promised to be the ideal situation to see the annual Geminid meteor shower in all its glory will largely and literally disappear...

  • By Post Gazette   -   Dec 12, 2017

    STEELERS' RYAN SHAZIER IS PLACED ON THE INJURED RESERVE LIST

    The Steelers have placed linebacker Ryan Shazier, who remains hospitalized with a spinal cord injury, on injured reserve, officially...