Sunday’s launch underscored the limited impact U.S. pressure and U.N. sanctions have had on curbing Pyongyang’s nuclear ambitions.
The Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania is offering a new virtual classroom program to all public and private schools in the region.
Pennsylvania politicians lend their voices to New Hampshire presidential primary campaigns.
Authorities believe 119 people are buried deep under many layers of rubble. Authorities said that 32 bodies had been recovered.
An all-out offensive was sparked on the campaign trail over his authenticity and experience after a debate performance seen as robotic.
The country is facing mounting pressure to open its border to tens of thousands of Syrians who have fled a government onslaught.
She hopes to use a narrower-than-expected loss in Tuesday’s primary as a springboard into contests later this month.
Then, as the low pressure builds in the Atlantic, a second wave will come across the Ohio Valley into the Mid-Atlantic states.
Three-year project in Washington County will cost more than $100 million.
He left office amid political tension and an electoral crisis that underscored how Haiti has struggled to maintain democratic order.
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They laud Josh Shapiro as a progressive, while DA Stephen A. Zappala Jr. continues his attack on him on a lack of prosecutorial experience.
The hope for a pilot program and ”enhancement districts” can create reinvestment of resources in the affected communities.
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Sister Donna Marie Tahaney helped start the nonprofit Girls Hope of Pittsburgh, which now runs two homes in the area for young women.
Larycia Hawkins was placed on leave Dec. 15 after she published a Facebook post suggesting that Christians and Muslims worship the same God.
The findings may shed light on this social contagion and on the differences in empathetic capacity between women and men.
According to a new study, the problem dates back to the mid-20th century when Asian honeybees were introduced to Europe.
More than 9,500 Allegheny County residents could lose food stamp benefits by June 1. Many might prevent that by volunteering for nonprofits.
The youngest voters are being drawn to the oldest presidential candidate.
State struggles to address psychiatric needs of prisoners and help them transition to community living after they are released.
Che DuVall filed suit for medical negligence last month against the health system using a report released by CDC as a foundation.
Dr. Miller first came to the Pittsburgh area in 1955 when he became the first chief pathologist at Sewickley Valley Hospital.
On Tuesday, Gov. Tom Wolf will be in the unusual position of proposing a budget for next year while the current year’s remains incomplete.
About 800 students presented projects Saturday at the Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science Competition.
The launch came about two hours after an eight-day launch window opened this morning and was condemned by the U.S. and its allies.
Creating a definition of happiness that holds true for people around the world is not as straightforward as it seems, researchers say.
The public blowup could undermine confidence in Pope Francis’ efforts to rebuild the Catholic Church’s credibility on the child abuse issue.
Thousands are fleeing in the face of a Syrian government onslaught that could overrun rebel-held positions near Aleppo.
The four biggest domestic carriers earned $22 billion in profits last year, a stunning turnaround after a decade of losses, and cutbacks.
Bills stripping gun rights from those convicted of domestic violence-related crimes or are subject to protective orders have won wide
The recommended changes would once more expand the scope of U.S. military activities in Afghanistan from a chiefly advisory role.
Post-Flint, demand for more EPA water protections may be challenging, tough for some states to swallow
WASHINGTON — The contamination crisis in Flint, Mich., has thrown a harsh national spotlight on the problem of lead in drinking water,
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Candidates step out of the pews and into the bars ahead of the nation’s first primary in 2016.
Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton tout many of the same goals as New Hampshire primary looms.
The Pennsylvania senator is serving as the presidential candidate’s surrogate, to answer media questions later tonight.
Sanders was convicted in 1993 of felony drug offenses, which the DA’s office said disqualifies him from holding elected office.
Of 246 opioid overdose deaths in the county last year, heroin was found in 209 cases, fentanyl in 99 and alpha-Methylfentanyl in 20 cases.
The meeting between the pope and Patriarch Kirill will be the first ever between the leaders of the Catholic and Russian Orthodox churches.
Avid fan of University of Pittsburgh athletics helped build a major printing company in the city.
Turkey, an ally of the Syrian opposition, promised humanitarian help for the displaced civilians, including food and shelter.
Trump returns to the stage after boycotting Fox News.
Algerian couple who applied for asylum as refugees were arrested.
Betty Morrell had been searching for her for nearly 50 years.
Three were killed and some are still missing in collapsed 17-story building.
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The Oct. 3, 2014, fire destroyed three temporary administrative buildings that housed a portion of the memorial’s prized artifacts.