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Kris Letang was criticized by coach Dan Bylsma for his play Wednesday night, and the defenseman acknowledged he made a lot of mistakes.
The debate over campaign contributions is never-ending for a simple reason: Both sides of the argument have merit.
You think you are safe because it’s April, but don’t forget the prairie blizzards over a hundred years ago.
I swore off books until I found this nook
We’re giving huge sums to the financial industry while receiving little or nothing in return.
Al Donalson, a.k.a. Al Don, was an irreverent and beloved news editor for The Pittsburgh Press and the Post-Gazette for nearly 30 years.
In politics as in roulette, it is not advisable to place all your bets on one number.
If you build it, they will come — but it would be better if they could come on foot.
Switching mobile phone carriers turns out to be more troublesome than any man should expect.
I found the information regarding the pilot program that was initiated at three schools to be very exciting.
The Supreme Court has recently given its blessing to big-money contributions to candidates as part of free speech.
I think President Bush should be painting some of the wounded soldiers with whom he now rides bicycles.
Over the years, AmeriCorps has impacted the lives of many thousands of people through its work.
Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury handled the spotlight Wednesday night, but the pressure isn't not going away anytime soon.
It’s nice the president has noticed Pittsburgh’s revival. It’s welcome that CCAC’s efforts are recognized. It’s all good except what isn’t.
Let’s take a few minutes to look at the bright side of the apocalypse.
All-natural sugar consumption has been going down and has little to do with America's obesity epidemic.
Republicans are fine at diagnosing social problems, but their prescriptions don't work.
Either the U.S. takes the region’s 26 countries for granted or it prefers to obsess about the Middle East, China or now Russia and Ukraine.
All the major Democratic candidates for governor are claiming a tax on drilling companies will net hundreds of millions of dollars in taxes.
For the past couple of years we have had to deal with the health care battle between UPMC and Highmark to the dismay of our residents.
Not everyone believes Allegheny County should let Range Resources drill for natural gas under Deer Lakes Park in Frazer and West Deer.
Compared to recent playoffs, first-round opener looked and felt very different from its immediate predecessors.
Eaglets have a tough time growing up together, we imagine, considering where they're headed.
During this Holy Week, our governor and legislators should repent their stingy ways to “the least of the brethren."
Why does the Post-Gazette believe the issue of the NCAA exceeding its authority with Penn State is better left unscrutinized?
Years ago at Westinghouse High School, Al Donalson already showed his amazing talent as a journalist and writer.
The Pirates have replaced Zoltan with the "Yes Movement" of the WWE's Daniel Bryan.
Individuals should have the civic pride to properly dispose of their garbage, not rely on the state to pick up items tossed out the window.
City voters made it clear that they wanted our city police to live in the city.
The government should stop playing Putin’s game and avoid giving him a pretext to invade.
What happens when the tech giants launch their own air forces?
The call for expansion of Medicaid would place one-quarter of Pennsylvania citizens on the rolls of this welfare program.
The suspect in the murder of three people Sunday near Kansas City is a reminder that the United States has a domestic terrorism problem.
There appears to be little movement toward democracy or the departure of President Bashar Assad.
Extracting gas can help improve state parks and forests.
A new policy in France means workers’ free time is truly free.
For two days after a gas well exploded in Greene County, Chevron refused to allow DEP emergency response investigators onto the site.
The Penguins need to play more like the Penguins in the playoffs than play like the Flyers.
Right-wing ideologues have a hard time loosening up to the likes of Stephen Colbert, and the joke's on them.
The perpetrator in the Franklin Regional attacks should not be charged as an adult. He needs the right diagnosis and treatment.
Imagine if the young man in the Franklin Regional stabbings had had access to a gun.
Many years ago doctors and parent organizations put up a fight to remove violent cartoons from TV. Where are these organizations now?
Society, parents, teachers and friends influence kids more than the NRA.
Nowadays, the law-abiding go through all manner of background checks to purchase guns, something that didn’t used to be the case.
Imbalanced spending has consequences as we see in reduced food stamps, unemployment spending and lack of job creation.
As President Obama has stated, “America is closer to energy independence than we’ve been in decades.”
If Republicans really want to examine tax exemptions, they should check out the churches.
Those who moralize about marriage should help make it easier.
State Department types hold out hope on some fronts as danger mounts elsewhere.