The first lady has found a cause in girls’ education.
The Greeks’ referendum can be seen as a dramatic and even expected expression of independence in the face of internationally imposed
The bald eagle was removed from the national endangered and threatened species list in 2007.
Investigators said Israel violated international law in its two-month offensive against Hamas.
The framers of the Constitution created the legislative branch to create laws and also a mechanism to amend the Constitution.
The court did the right thing on same-sex marriage.
It’s time to confirm the eminently qualified Judge Luis Felipe Restrepo to join the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.
The pope and any religion should stay out of a woman’s sexual right to choose.
Who in the heck is in the 40 percent” of Pennsylvanians who trust Hillary Clinton?
The Pirates’ day started bad with Harrison’s injury, but ended on a high note with a victory and All-Star nods for Melancon and others.
This performance art he’s engaging in has nothing to do with securing enough delegates to win the Republican nomination, Tony Norman writes.
The EU cannot afford to cave in to deadbeat nations.
A weedy lot near the Propel Northside charter school will become a classroom when students return.
It is not American to take up arms and leave the Union.
Deny global warming all you want, but it might cost you
Chief Justice John Roberts’ deference to clear purpose by Congress or the Framers gives conservatives hope.
Pittsburgh would be an ideal place for the National Football League to hold its 2023 Super Bowl.
The Puerto Rico debt crisis, resolved for the moment but with $72 billion still to be addressed down the road, requires urgent action.
A study by researchers at respected universities concludes that species are disappearing 114 times faster than they would normally.
Accusations of heresy are aimed at those who dare to question unrestricted access to firearms or the beneficence of “job creators.”
The United Church of Christ’s legislative body voted to shun corporations that profit from Israeli occupation of the West Bank and Gaza.
Why shift this profit from the LCB into the bank accounts of those who already have too much of our nation’s wealth?
When comparing my personal thirst with the lives and well-being of 4,700 of my neighbors, the choice is obvious.
With their stellar pitching starting to get a whole lot of help lately from the offense, the Pirates’ future looks very bright.
African-American Christians show others how to live the Gospel of love.
Bringing Super Bowl here is something worth dreaming about for the next eight years.
Ferris wheel was great for a weekend, but why not permanently?
Let’s understand the downside to a minimum-wage increase.
They do not feed these dogs or give them water, for they are just going to be dinner, hit over the head or killed through other methods.
He’d have a hard time winning the presidency, but he could help Hillary Clinton.
They enrich corporations and the top 1 percent, but they bust the rest of us.
Now that Pennsylvania’s House and Senate have passed liquor privatization, only one person stands in the way: Gov. Tom Wolf.
A United Nations report shows millions of lives can be saved with modern toilet facilities.
Pennsylvania loses state university students, Chevron boost STEM education and a UPMC study shows bariatric surgery curbing diabetes.
We can’t allow budget weaknesses to continue and watch our property taxes go up while our public schools and working families struggle.
Pennsylvania law should encourage couples to collaborate when they split up.
The poor aren’t reaching for the pitchforks because many think they’re to blame for their own poverty.
Believers cannot let extremists define their religions
You should join the rest of the world and adopt chip-and-PIN credit cards ASAP
I don’t understand the economical reasoning behind the Republican push to privatize Pennsylvania’s liquor sales.
The “rebels” may have been born as Americans, but they forfeited that identity when the states that composed the Confederacy seceded.
The student who struggles with a quadratic equation (who didn’t?) might be great at any number of the other multiple intelligences.
She knows the best time to throw her last party — sometime before she dies. But don’t call it a “funeral party.”
But many liberalsdon’t seem to think so.
The Pirates pitching staff, especially the rotation, keeps proving itself as one of the very best in the majors — right down to Jeff Locke.
We are becoming prisoners of our own intransigence.
Americans are weird, but they have been very nice to me.
The Wolf administration’s policy is that emails can be deleted after five days, never to be recovered by Pa.’s Right to Know law.
There may be red states and blue states, but red, white and blue means one thing: E pluribus unum. Out of many, one.
I was disappointed with the brief and buried description of the Supreme Court decision to uphold Arizona’s impartial citizens’ commission.