News Obituaries

Obituary: Geraldine Martin Zeltman / ‘Amazing lady’ loved her community

Geraldine Zeltman, one of the first black secretaries hired at U.S. Steel and active in the Urban League, dies at 86.

 Ben Bradlee, former executive editor of The Washington Post

Obituary: Ben Bradlee / Washington Post editor who directed its Watergate coverage

With full backing from his publisher, Katharine Graham, Mr. Bradlee led The Post into the first rank of American newspapers.

July 12, 1921 - Oct. 16, 2014

The Bridgeville native died Thursday at St. Clair Hospital.



N. Korea sets 1 American free

U.S officials declined to give details on the release of American detainee Jeffrey Fowle.

U.S. expands Ebola checks; Rwanda to check Americans

Obama administration implements new screening process for travelers arriving to the U.S from West Africa.



French oil firm’s CEO killed as plane hits snowplow

History might record him as a shuttle diplomat, who criticized Western sanctions against Russia.

World briefs: Islamic State seizes cache of weapons

Plus: Ukraine, Russia end talks; Soldier killer shot in chase; Nurse overcomes Ebola; Cleric ends protest



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NCAA drops Corbett from suit over state law

The NCAA has dropped the governor from its lawsuit challenging a state law that limits where $60 million in PSU fine money can be spent.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette argues for change to state email practices under Right to Know law

The commonwealth argued that the 2008 Right to Know law still gives the state the right to set its own records retention policies.


Early Returns

3 things for a Tuesday

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Seamus McCaffery UPDATED at 5:10 p.m. with comment from Jason Ortitay. While you guys were

New ads rehash 'secret' issues

We're two weeks away from Election Eve ??? which should absolutely be a holiday on par with Christmas Eve??? and The Battling

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