Michael Morse, 33, is making $7 million this year and is under contract for $8 million in 2016.
Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images
Michael Morse, 33, is making $7 million this year and is under contract for $8 million in 2016.

Pirates add left-hander Happ, first baseman Morse at trade deadline

According to a source familiar with the trade, the Pirates shipped outfielder Jose Tabata to Los Angeles in exchange for Morse.

 Robert E. Crissman leaving the arraignment.

Escaped Armstrong County inmate and homicide suspect is arraigned

Robert Crissman, 38, was captured this morning and arraigned in a proceeding from which reporters were banned.

  • Raw video: Crissman leaves arraignment

  •  Kevin Cooney, center, and other members of the West Hills Riders descend the hill through Settlers Cabin Park.

    Fellowship a pillar of West Hills Road Riders cycling group

    The group holds two rides each week, attracting 25 to 30 bicyclists from Allegheny, Beaver and Washington counties.

     Fans flock on a busy Monday morning at one of Kennywood’s historic roller coasters.

    Falling (and riding) in love with Kennywood

    Five Post-Gazette interns -- including four out-of-towners -- explore the amusement park. Here are the top-10 things they loved.

     Donald Trump is at the head of a Republican presidential field that includes eight current or former governors and four current or former Senators.

    GOP candidates who solicited from Donald Trump now reluctantly criticize him

    During the year that Gov. Chris Christie was head of the Republican Governors Association, Mr. Trump gave $250,000.

    Video »

    More Videos >>

    Serving up some dining on Setting the SEEN

    On this week's "Setting the SEEN," SEEN editor ​Natalie Bencivenga​ + style editor ​Sara Bauknecht​ serve up a look at Downtown's newest outdoor dining hot spots -- ​Tako​ and ​Biergarten​. Plus, they share a preview of must-see events this weekend!

    Like "Setting the SEEN" on Facebook

    Follow Sara Bauknecht on Twitter

    Follow Natalie Bencivenga on Twitter

    Check out past editions of "Setting the SEEN"


    TUNED IN at 2015 TV Press Tour

    Find out what's happening with your favorite shows.
    Want to know what's happening with all your favorite TV shows? Stay up to date with all the goings-on at the Television Critics Association summer press tour on Rob Owen's Tuned In Journal blog.

    And check out complete TV & radio coverage from the Post-Gazette right here.

    Like Rob Owen's page on Facebook

    Follow Rob Owen on Twitter

    SUBSCRIBE NOW: PG Feed newsletter

    Laptop computer.
    What are the top stories of the day? And what will people be discussing around the water cooler at the office?

    The Post-Gazette's web desk is hoping to help you answer those questions. On Monday through Friday afternoons, we offer a curated selection of the day’s most important and entertaining stories, photos and video.

    Sign up for PG Feed here and stay in the loop!

    Sports »

    Beijing selected to host 2022 Winter Olympics

    Beijing narrowly defeated Almaty, Kazakhstan, in a vote of the International Olympic Committee. The vote was surprisingly close: 44-40.

    Penn State, Pitt ADs to talk about extending football series

    The Nittany Lions have games lined up against Virginia Tech in 2020 and 2025 as well as West Virginia in 2023 and 2024.


    84 Lumber hit with subpoena in Louisiana

    The company’s handling of contracts to build schools and a fire station after Hurricane Katrina is under scrutiny.

    Pittsburgh's paid sick leave bill headed to council for vote Monday

    Scores packed a City Council hearing to voice support for measure that would require businesses to provide paid sick leave to employees.


    Life »

    Pedal pushers: New bike-sharing initiative makes for an easy ride

    Anyone age 18 and older can rent a bike at the 50 rental stations in the city that are part of Pittsburgh Bike Share’s Healthy Ride.

    Scott awards contracts for new swimming pool

    Stoneridge Inc. of Philadelphia will build the new pool and its surrounding fencing for $1,383,500.


    Opinion »

    Yet another deceptive attack on women’s rights

    The unedited video makes it clear that Planned Parenthood acts legally and ethically.

    Animal behavior: A dentist should pay for killing a protected lion

    Walter Palmer, the dentist who killed a beloved and protected lion in Zimbabwe this month, has ruined his reputation and closed his


    Treasure Hunt - 07/31/2015
    Winning Numbers: 18 23 25 26 27 Treasure Hunt jackpot for 08/01/2015 is $10,000      

    PICK 5 (DAY) - 07/31/2015
    Winning Numbers: 8 4 9 2 0      

    PICK 4 (DAY) - 07/31/2015
    Winning Numbers: 5 3 1 4      

    PICK 3 (DAY) - 07/31/2015
    Winning Numbers: 4 8 2      

    PICK 2 (DAY) - 07/31/2015
    Winning Numbers: 4 7      

    Cash4Life - 07/30/2015
    Winning Numbers: 15 16 26 27 51 2 CB: 2 Top Prize is $1,000 A Day For Life      

    Match 6 - 07/30/2015
    Winning Numbers: 10 13 14 20 39 40 Match 6 jackpot for 08/03/2015 is $850,000      

    Cash 5 - 07/30/2015
    Winning Numbers: 6 8 19 28 41 Cash 5 jackpot for 07/31/2015 is $450,000      

    PICK 5 - 07/30/2015
    Winning Numbers: 2 5 6 3 3      

    PICK 4 - 07/30/2015
    Winning Numbers: 4 0 9 9      

    PICK 3 - 07/30/2015
    Winning Numbers: 8 5 0      

    PICK 2 - 07/30/2015
    Winning Numbers: 2 6      

    Treasure Hunt - 07/30/2015
    Winning Numbers: 3 7 9 22 28 Treasure Hunt jackpot for 07/31/2015 is $40,000      

    PICK 5 (DAY) - 07/30/2015
    Winning Numbers: 6 4 0 2 0      

    PICK 4 (DAY) - 07/30/2015
    Winning Numbers: 5 0 9 9