Something is often forgotten in the emotional coverage of a fallen K-9 officer: Humans put the dog into the position of being killed.
Feel the purge: Very few of the people in this race will have the gall to run for the presidency again.
Some are boycotting the Academy Awards because of the lack of diversity in the lineup of nominees.
Hubris by Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder’s administration, along with indifference about the lives of poor people, results in lead poisoning.
“Mein Kampf” is free to be published in Germany for first time since 1945. Its embrace shows that Germans are ever-ready to face hard facts.
In high school in the ’70s, I quickly noticed that every creative person I associated with admired David Bowie in some way. They were right.
President Obama has been criticized for taking “no drama” too far. His emotional response to gun violence victims is real stuff.
The men and women who took over the federal wildlife refuge buildings are traitors who don’t have the right to call themselves patriots.
The video of a man unleashing a racist tirade against anti-fracking protesters outside of a drilling site goes viral.
“Officers were confronted by a combative subject resulting in the discharge of the officer’s weapon which fatally injured two individuals.”
Writing or forwarding email that embarrasses us or even jeopardizes our job is one of the most common unforced errors of our times.
We knew George Lucas was the real deal in 1977. As his franchise grew, the roles expanded with the times, bringing it all back home.
“You’re safe at home now,” said the prime minister to arriving Syrian refugees. That’s decency in action that the U.S. can’t match.
While the Republican establishment rejects the foul Trump, the Pa. GOP invites him for high-profile fundraiser today in NYC. Bad karma.
The president of America’s largest Christian university told all his students to carry guns on campus to shoot Muslims that might attack.
Anyone who fires at officers and civilians inside a Planned Parenthood office is engaging in terrorism, not civil disobedience.
Mr. Trump’s relationship to facts has always been tenuous. He recently “recalled” seeing Muslims in New Jersey support the 9/11 attacks.
At Princeton University, the archaic term “master” has been retired and will no longer be sanctioned by the school to refer to leaders.
I am embarrassed about identifying as Christian when so many of my co-religionists act like heartless fools at every opportunity.
Racial unrest roiling, the University of Missouri president resigns under multiple pressures. Let the healing begin, but with level heads.
The Republican candidate does well among conservative white voters. These days, though, black people can’t stand him.
Obscenity is on full display by politicians and jurists in Harrisburg.
It is as if everyone long ago accepted the proposition that violence against children, especially black children, is normal.
Question of whether you would kill Hitler as a baby provides some maddening considerations.
The Republican front runner is headed back to “SNL.” Woe to the motley crew of GOP hopefuls who might try to steal his thunder.
It’s hard to see the hope between Israelis and Palestinians, but at least one man tries.
The Pittsburgh-born poet, at 90, has a wealth of both achievements and worthy anecdotes to tell. Hear him tonight in Oakland.
Ben Carson’s vision of a well-armed American population is pretty scary.
Stephen Colbert respond to yet another mass shooting in a way that acknowledged the absurdity of our congressional impasse.
Burgess proposal would help address Pittsburgh’s history of quiet racism.
Pope’s example should put a lot of so-called Christians in their place.
How are those who amass the world’s resources for personal gain supposed to feel when a so-called holy man exalts the poor at their expense?
With no-Muslim-as-president line, Dr. Carson satisfies those who suspect that the intelligence of neurosurgeons has been vastly overrated.
Brainy Muslim student’s treatment shows how ridiculous Islamophobia has become.
Dr. Carson could provide a nice balance to Donald Trump’s egomania for GOP.
Defiant Kentucky clerk deserves to be known for hypocrisy, not Christianity.
Wayward criticism of Obama’s renaming a mountain would be funny satire if people weren’t seriously deranged.
Bad policing that can escalate into violence is as much a threat to black people as someone like Shannon Miles is to police officers.
I can’t be the only one who feels real life has suddenly begun to resemble Paddy Chayefsky’s screenplay for “Network” a little too much.
I wasn’t expecting much at the 8th Annual Candidates’ Comedy Night. But lo and behold, these Pa. politicians have got comedy chops.
’Straight Outta Compton’ glosses over some of the real history behind N.W.A.
Civil servants defying court’s same-sex marriage order need to find a new job.
On a humid Sunday morning in Charleston, S.C., nearly all of Mother Emanuel African Methodist Church’s 2,500 seats were filled.
Not everything about voting rights is celebratory on 50th anniversary of historic legislation.
Democratic leaders wisely tread carefully when subject of socialism comes up.
In Lawrenceville, hundred of Sanders supporters met to watch a national livestream of the Democratic candidate who should worry Clinton.
The languishing GOP presidential candidate responds to the Lafayette movie theater mass shooting with the worst solution: more guns
Death in Texas jail cell resulted from extreme, unreasonable policing.
Donald Trump’s denial of John McCain’s sacrifices as a POW show he’s ill-prepared to be national leader.
You can’t erase all trace of what Bill Cosby and the Confederate flag now represent.