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John R. "Jack" McCartan had a vision of accessible, career-focused post-secondary education, and he spent his life implementing that vision.
A lifelong city resident, he swam daily, ushered regularly at St. Paul Cathedral and knew many of Pittsburgh's most colorful figures.
John Gaisford worked in a mobile army surgical hospital in the Pacific theater and wrote a book about it.
Before televised sports were pervasive and the Internet a nonstop gusher of sports trivia, Zander Hollander found a niche in the market.
Thirty-five percent of the 8 million who have enrolled are under age 35.
The solar system is 500 light-years distant, but one of its five planets is theoretically capable of retaining liquid water.
President Barack Obama was skeptical about the agreement that called on activists in eastern Ukraine to stand down.
Agha Jan Motasim, the Taliban's former finance minister, was taken by authorities in the United Arab Emirates a month ago.
The Coast Guard has suspended its search for the two remaining people in the water near South Bass Island in Lake Erie.
Pennsylvania has struggled to entice older learners without college degrees back to the classroom, but ranks nearly last by some measures.
Hard-working great-grandfather is remembered for many attributes, including his passion for Pirates.
Eaglets have a tough time growing up together, we imagine, considering where they're headed.
That was quick. By 9:04 a.m. the state GOP's general counsel had filed an appeal of yesterday's order keeping Gov. Tom Corbett's
Susan Corbett, the state's First Lady, is the star of a new Corbett campaign ad aiming to burnish the administration's