Westinghouse, the Cranberry-based nuclear engineering firm.
Westinghouse, the Cranberry-based nuclear engineering firm.

Westinghouse, again, looks for the next generation of nuclear reactors

The nuclear company wants to develop a lead-cooled fast neutron reactor design.

 Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is pressured by the Seahawks' KJ Wright late in the fourth quarter during Sunday's game at CenturyLink Field in Seattle.

Ron Cook: Don't count the Steelers out just yet

This is the time teams make their playoff push, says Steelers defensive end Cam Heyward, after a frustrating 39-30 loss to Seattle.

 Pittsburgh's two largest health systems are joining Allegheny County health officials in a five-year campaign to stop new AIDS cases in the area by 2020.

Allegheny Health Network, UPMC join effort to stop spread of AIDS

Strategies include improving the screening rates for HIV and AIDS and bolstering awareness of preventive treatments.

 A group of scientists from around the world say we need to eat more fruits and vegetables as part of healthy daily diet.

What exactly makes up a healthy diet?

Some of the world’s top scientists provide clarity on what we’re supposed to eat and drink, and what foods we should avoid.

 Pittsburgh native Wiz Khalifa will perform live in Times Square as part of ABC’s “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve" special.

Wiz Khalifa to perform live in Times Square on New Year's Eve

Hometown rapper will be part of ABC's 'New Year’s Rockin’ Eve.'

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 Vehicles and Port Authority bus move through Oakland.

Complete Streets policy could make Pittsburgh safer for all

Pittsburgh has a contract with the National Complete Streets Coalition to help leaders and residents redesign streets or reallocate traffic.

CMU grant to help seniors cope with loneliness

CMU researcher funded to study ways of addressing loneliness of older adults to improve health.



Nan Beachem gets a hug from her daughter, Kyree, 8, at their home Tuesday, October 6 in Ellwood City. The rolling backpack goes everywhere Kyree goes, carrying the medicine she needs to live.


Donate today to the PG Charities Goodfellows Fund campaign, which raises money for the Marine Corps Reserve’s Toys for Tots and the Salvation Army’s Treasures for Children programs.

After a long weekend of spending, Giving Tuesday takes spotlight

With Black Friday and Cyber Monday behind us, today’s celebration of Giving Tuesday is meant to inspire the spirit of philanthropy.

Some mutual fund investors may get hit with a tax bill this month

Despite flat or negative returns in the stock market this year, mutual fund managers are likely to distribute taxable gains to shareholders

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 U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas at Duquesne University in 2013.

George F. Will / Distortion of powers: The administrative state is not what Madison had in mind

In four opinions this year, Justice Clarence Thomas indicted the increasing incoherence of the court’s separation of powers jurisprudence.

The pope’s message: In Africa, Francis preached lessons for all nations

Francis addressed the problems of corruption, chaos and presidents who stay in office too long.

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