An agent of government cannot impose personal religious views on the public.
We cheapen human life by cheering for football.
I am ashamed of that my town has a new plan for exterminating deer.
Is The Donald a native or an immigrant?
The National Fraternal Order of Police found a welcoming community during its recent visit.
The real issue is how we deal with mental illness and unchecked rage in the USA of the 21st century.
If you think carrying your own gun will protect you, look to those who are most heavily armed all the time: policemen.
CNN released a poll showing that 56 percent of Americans believe Congress should reject the deal.
Vick supporters should read the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s detailed investigation of Bad Newz Kennels.
Is this the same organization that gives animals a second chance but won’t let others give a human being the same chance?
With close to 25 years of public life under his belt, Mr. Sanders is the real deal.
The Department of Health has implemented a multipronged approach in recent months to improve immunization rates in the commonwealth.
I don’t personally know or like Mr. Vick, but I do believe he is remorseful and ashamed of his role in the dogfighting ring.
Since PNC Park has “bring your dog” nights at the Pirates games, I feel it is now time for Heinz Field to extend the same welcome to dogs.
Michael Vick is unwanted by many fans; meanwhile, players who have abused women, sexually or physically, are accepted.
Gov. Tom Wolf should support Senate Bill 6, Sen. Lloyd Smucker’s legislation that would require meaningful and proven interventions.
The hiring of Danish architectural firm Bjarke Ingels Group is not a misstep, as one Hill District leader said.
As it stands now, the proposed project does nothing to improve connections between Oakland and the region.
The actions of Ben Roethlisberger and Tom Brady should never be compared with the despicable actions of Michael Vick.
Last week we had two shooting incidents. The one involving the TV reporter and cameraman made Page 1 of newspapers for several days.
The quality of my brother’s life became the vision of what was possible for my son.
Pennsylvania’s natural gas regulations are the most comprehensive in the country.
Healthy Schools PA launched a mapping initiative that identified hazards within a one-mile radius of public school in southwestern PA.
With all the talent in Pittsburgh, I wonder why such a group has not been formed yet.
Single payer is Cadillac health care for the price of a Chevy.
In Europe, where gun control is the law of the land, the murder rate from firearms is one-fifth that of the United States.
Ages 24 and 27, two score years younger than I, could Alison Parker and Adam Ward have guessed they would have no more days?
Will mass shootings never stop? What to do? This is a cultural problem, not legal or political.
The other night, I saw Michael Vick wearing black and gold in a photo on the Post-Gazette’s website.
Aaron Hernandez will be available in a few years if he wins his appeal of a murder conviction.
The zoo is a dump full of weeds, broken fixtures and dangers to its staff — and hopefully not its patrons.
I have no hatred or longing for revenge, but I do have a longing for justice.
Let’s not let politicians off the hook with great-sounding pronouncements — and not even a hint of how to make them happen.
When Bob and Pie went to spring training they both hired me to fill in for them on their shows.
Does he think the undocumented would just calmly line up to be sent “home”?
I am a Lutheran pastor. I felt very uneasy about the letter “Fans Feeling Uneasy” (Aug. 24).
Perhaps some struggled to get to the ballpark on “Faith Night” in hopes that faith groups would feel responsive to their needs.
I was certainly surprised to get a notice from Pittsburgh Parking Court saying I owed fees on top of fees for a parking ticket I received.
The Steelers signing Michael Vick is not only controversial.
The response to any outrage should be to work for a better justice system.
The Steelers and the NFL should spend some time studying how the Pirates do things.
If our politicians don’t stand up for ordinary people, good jobs and safe, healthy neighborhoods, how will our state grow stronger?
GOP had it coming.
U.S. Rep. Keith Rothfus traveled to Israel to seek Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s counsel on the Iran nuclear deal.
My heart goes out to Paul Sciullo’s mother (“Lingering Execution Moratorium Pains Victim’s Mother,” Aug. 24). I have walked in her shoes.
As a people we cannot allow understandable emotions in response to horrific crimes to define how we govern.
With the “one and done” game, the team with the second-best record — the Pirates — could be out of the playoffs before they get started.
ZAA is proud to welcome Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium as an accredited member.
The commentary by U.S. Rep. Keith Rothfus about the Iran nuclear agreement is plainly just wrong.
The world is moving ahead with or without us on this, and there is no assurance that sanctions will stand if we back out of the deal.