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In Pennsylvania, the rise in gun sales and transfers over the last few years has been dramatic.
Danah Richter, deaf since early childhood, earned a bachelor’s degree in social work from Carlow with honors.
To keep an eye on political discourse, the Center for American Women and Politics has launched the Presidential Gender Watch 2016 project.
An early childhood education program, supported by the PNC Foundation, engages kids to build vocabulary.
State senators are working on competing bills that could be rolled into one.
On Saturday afternoon, the man who would be king of Yugoslavia was sitting in a Shadyside living room talking about telemedicine.
The hackers do not appear to have penetrated closely guarded servers that control the message traffic from President Obama’s BlackBerry.
Vampire squid can live nearly 2 miles beneath the surface, so much less is known about them than shallower squid.
Daily demonstrations have swept across the city since the man, Freddie Gray, died last Sunday, but Saturday’s turnout was among the largest.
The investigation, led by NBC News senior executive producer Richard Esposito, may be a factor in network’s decision to rehire Mr. Williams.
His staunchly independent record label, ESP-Disk, provided an indispensable chronicle of the free jazz of the 1960s.
Plus: Starbucks back online; “American Sniper” flap; truckers in wage dispute; college lockdown ends; coyote caught in NYC.
Plus: VW chairman to quit; Kerry heads Arctic Council; women’s activist slain; corruption targeted.
Stacy Innerst is the artist. You are the caption writer.
Top NASA administrator Charles F. Bolden Jr. at Pitt, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewel at Chatham and eight more.
The Strip District-based company’s Navio system is taking hold in the surgical world.
The earthquake, with an estimated magnitude of 7.8, struck around noon, and residents of Kathmandu ran into the streets as buildings fell.
In Pittsburgh, a population of native Nepalis and those who have ties to the county shared a feeling of despair Saturday.
Democrats Robert Colville of Allegheny County and Alice Dubow of Philadelphia seek party nomination for Superior Court seat.
This year’s race for the uniquely Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court pits three veteran attorneys against each other for one spot.
The state attorney general plans to file a motion Monday to enforce the consent decree between UPMC and Highmark
The revelation has revived questions about why the White House has been unwilling to provide similar information on other strikes.
They will remove up to 100 pounds of excess skin from a man who once weighed nearly 900 pounds but has since lost 650 pounds.
The Olympic gold-medal winner said that he has felt this way all his life, during an ABC News “20/20” interview.
Doctors, nurses, technicians and receptionists don the colorful layers of tulle as they go about the business of tending to patients.
Residents with incomes of more than $100,000 would bear nearly two-thirds of the increased tax burden, according to the report.
Turkey denies the killing of up to 1.5 million Armenians in what is now Turkey in 1915 constitutes genocide.
Many of the suspects came from the same area in Pakistan, close to where Osama bin Laden was killed in 2011.
Eric Holder, a former judge and U.S. attorney, will exit the Justice Department as the third-longest serving attorney general in U.S.
In 2009, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force updated its screening guidelines to recommend mammograms every two years for women over 50.
The GOP leadership of the House Armed Services Committee has tucked the provision into an early version of an annual defense spending bill.
“Spice” is the street name for a family of synthetic substances that mimic the effects of marijuana.
Even as thousands risk drowning in the Mediterranean to reach Europe, many gamble with their lives by taking perilous overland journeys.
Plus: Taliban launch offensive; Poland bars bikers; death sentence dodged; and more.
Plus: stage collapse hurts 16; hazing convictions; stun guns suspended;
United Methodists, led by Bishop Thomas Bickerton of Western Pennsylvania, continue to raise millions to combat malaria worldwide.
National study shows higher rates of heavy drinking among women in Pittsburgh and around the country.
Service to Indianapolis International Airport will start May 11 and service to Milwaukee May 4, with a daily flight four times a week.
The road is closed from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The work will detour the P1 East Busway-All Stops and the P3 East Busway-Oakland.
The new bridge will be wider, longer and taller than the current one.
The “PlantPure Nation” documentary says government and agribusiness raise skepticism about whole plant food diets despite proven science.
As world leaders gather in the Armenian capital of Yerevan today, Turkey’s denials have left the country increasingly isolated.
Since 2004, about 129 officers from the state police and municipal departments have been certified as Drug Recognition Experts.
Police said bus driver Timothie Newton noticed problems with the bus, pulled onto the shoulder and saw smoke coming from the rear.
Despite intense pressure, European leaders did not restore a search-and-rescue mission, credited with saving 100,000 lives.
The bungled attack is likely to raise questions about the Obama administration’s extensive use of drones in its war against terrorism.
All parts of the building now are either renovated or new construction.
But Hillary Clinton’s campaign says that a much of the criticisms is based on “innuendo.”
The criminal contempt hearing, which had been scheduled for Monday, will be rescheduled at the request of the attorneys in the case.