Trump used reinforced concrete rather than steel when he built Trump Tower.
The life, liberty and pursuit of happiness of citizens are not trumped by the Second or any amendment.
It’s time to stop the sale of weapons of mass destruction; stop selling military-style weapons to anyone who walks in off the street.
British voters who voted to leave the EU had about 10 hours of joy. Trump favored Brexit and would like to copy its results here.
U.S. Rep. Keith Rothfus, in criticizing the ruling, uses unrelated fearmongering to promote unreasonable and irrational policies.
Our school board faces a painful re-examination of its commitment to Anthony Hamlet as the incoming superintendent.
I am optimistic for the first time in seven years about the direction of the Pittsburgh Public Schools.
While Route 28 is not perfectly constructed, no road is; while more work needs to be done, it is still far superior to what it used to be.
Social media is the new office water cooler. Employees can, and should, organize online to create a better workplace.
“Is It Fair That the Innocent Pay for the Guilty?” asks The American Society for the Defense of Tradition, Family and Property.
Too bad all the money in the world will not take away the pain of so many innocent victims whose lives are ruined forever.
McGinty has stated she’d vote against the TPP. That makes our choice simple. One candidate would like to stop the bleed-out of U.S. jobs.
As a longtime child advocate, I applaud Mr. Toomey and his efforts to keep our children safe.
When a developer builds new luxury housing, it creates vacancies in lower-cost housing, which put more affordable housing on the market.
The reason gun violence exists is because too many parents have failed to teach their sons and daughters respect for themselves and others.
Not since 1856 has Iran started a war. For two millennia, Iran’s lands have been subject to invasions.
I was horrified to see the photos accompanying Brian O’Neill’s June 15 column about a local band couch surfing across the country.
Globalization, with trade agreements negotiated by and for multinational corporations, has been devastating to ordinary workers.
The National Rifle Association offers shooting safety courses at nearly all local gun clubs.
In our 135-mile corridor live 6.7 million people, comparable to Europe’s busiest corridors with fast, frequent passenger trains.
There is ample evidence that the HPV vaccine is safe and effective. This initiative has the potential to save many lives.
I am afraid that Brexit’s success at the polls is a harbinger of bad things to come both in Europe and in the United States.
This past February, I had an abortion at 22 weeks after an ultrasound revealed our baby’s severe fetal anomalies.
The perspective depicted by Ms. Bell was not racist in nature but a true portrait of what is occurring in our inner cities today.
I always liked Wendy Bell, but in the court of public Twitter and Facebook, she doesn’t have a chance.
They are hiding behind the super PAC Freedom Partners Action Fund, which is sponsoring negative advertisements against Katie McGinty.
Last Sunday, more than 200 people of different faiths broke fast together during the Islamic month of Ramadan.
As a constituent of U.S. Rep. Keith Rothfus, I hope he has the courage and wisdom to assert the talent and intellectual gifts with which he
Should we trust Trump to make those decisions with the fate of our country?
The standards for what constitutes plagiarism are not the same.
Should Wendy Bell have been fired?
We need better ways to identify, help and prevent unbalanced people from obtaining guns.
Lead permanently damages the developing brains of infants and toddlers.
It is an outrage of the highest order and something to be ashamed of as an American and, indeed, as a human being.
A phenomenon called the Dunning-Kruger Effect helps to explain why people identify with him.
I was among the many fortunate fans to venture Downtown last week to witness the Stanley Cup celebration parade.
SB 888 is a controversial and poorly examined bill concerning rarely needed, late-term abortions.
The photo in Wednesday’s Post-Gazette of three armed police officers circling a disturbed Bruce Kelley Jr. is troubling, to say the least.
Air pollution is dangerous — and some people can be especially vulnerable, such as Pennsylvania’s children and adults with asthma.
When he speaks of the safety of children from predators around schools, how can he speak without remembering the 20 children of Sandy Hook?
In the wake of the Orlando shootings, I am again forced to listen to more rhetoric but see no action.
Mr. Ryan, as House speaker, has the responsibility of uniting the members of the House toward a common goal — gain the White House.
Rather than letting our concerns be heard, some used inflammatory rhetoric, calling us “petty” “corporate reformers” on a “witchhunt.”
Matthew Wellington describes a frightening future of antibiotic-resistant bacteria killing even more people than cancer now does
Recently, Foundation of HOPE representatives led a discussion focusing on how to help reverse this devastating trend.
Muslims are in the midst of their holiest month, Ramadan, and yet most people don’t know what it’s about.
When Uber came to the Pittsburgh area in 2014, it was like a breath of fresh air for me.
Wouldn’t everyone agree that the First Amendment freedoms are the heart and soul of this country?
We are in a 16-year stretch of failed political leadership. Time for a change, and Clinton is way worse.
The only way we can show Trump, Toomey and the world that we care about the environment and our future is to register to vote this election.