Politics - Local

Pittsburgh's charms attract another young professional: Christopher Heinz

Praising the “sense of community that’s more meaningful in Pittsburgh,” Mr. Heinz is coming to town. Let the political speculation begin.

New Ross commissioner chosen by casting lots

Allegheny County Election officials oversee an exercise in chance when voters serve up a tie in municipal elections.


Politics - State

AG Kane to announce plans for next chapter in porn email saga

Among the announcements will be the naming of a special prosecutor to investigate the exchange of illicit material on government computers.

Trump lined up for state GOP fundraiser in NYC

The Pennsylvania Republican Party is hoping presidential candidate Donald Trump will drive interest in an annual fundraiser in New York.


Politics - Nation

After Colorado shooting, renewed questions on gun violence

Colorado’s governor called it a “form of terrorism” and said that the country needed to ask why such shootings were happening so frequently.

Trump weathers controversies at boisterous rally

At a rally in Sarasota, Fla., on Saturday, Mr. Trump denied critics’ assertions that he had mocked New York Times reporter Serge Kovaleski.



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Perry on Politics: Popping off on President 41

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