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Harvard Medical School physician Vivek Hallegere Murthy, an Obama political organizer, is the latest nominee to be targeted for defeat.
The Obama administration handed backers of medical marijuana a significant victory Friday, opening the way for a University of Arizona
American Civil War Wax Museum undergoes renovation to show 1863 a different way.
It will be turned over in 2015 to an international group whose structure and administration will be determined during the next year.
Egypt's antiquities minister is asking the Obama administration to impose emergency restrictions on the importing of ancient artifacts from
Moscow shipped more troops and armor into the flash-point Crimea region ahead of a planned vote on breaking away from Ukraine and rejoining
Three years into the revolt against his rule, Syrian President Bashar Assad is in a stronger position than ever before.
An official, who is involved in the investigation, says no motive has been established, and it is not yet clear where the plane was taken.
Sam Adams beer announced it is withdrawing its sponsorship of Boston's St. Patrick's Day parade because it excludes gay groups.
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates called upon teachers Friday to help parents understand the new Common Core academic standards.
Broken promises of help from the West. A tragic history of Russian invasion that goes back centuries.
The West Chester University Foundation hired The Bravo Group, a Harrisburg lobbying and public relations firm.
James Greenbaum, the first pediatrician in Armstrong County, lived an altruistic life making sure that every child had medical care.
Route 51 in Forward will be reduced to a single lane during drilling operations scheduled to begin Monday, PennDOT announced.
The health department is collecting baseline samples to compare with samples after the planned drilling begins.
Pittsburgh businesses plan to offer multiple health insurance options if Highmark and UPMC don't strike a deal, according to a survey.
Both health officials and environmental groups agree there is more work to be done to improve air quality.
Workers were expected to be finished by 6 a.m. today, in plenty of time for the St. Patrick's Day parade.
A Harrisburg councilman running for lieutenant governor will challenge the nominating petitions of fellow Democratic candidate Jay Paterno.
A Carnegie woman surrendered this morning on charges that she stole more than $90,000 while working in the high school cafeteria.
Police Chief Kenneth M. Truver said the roll-off dumpster overturned while being loaded onto a flatbed truck in the 1200 block of Grove.
Community College of Allegheny County announced four job fairs open not only to its students and alumni but also to the general public.
Citizens Bridge carrying Butler Road/Business Route 422 over the Allegheny River in Kittanning will have a new traffic pattern starting
The Holiday Park Volunteer Fire Department park-n-ride lot will reopen on Monday, Port Authority announced.
A former medical technician at a Philadelphia abortion clinic was sentenced to five to 10 years in prison for her role in the death of a
A Mon Valley agency that provides free bus rides celebrated expanded service, just months after the service nearly was discontinued.
Six days after the plane with 239 people aboard disappeared, Malaysian authorities expanded their search westward toward India.
Plus: Egypt brokers truce; Iran's culture, media wars; 'trail of blood'; Congress invites pope; no medical aid in Myanmar.
The dispute means that Congress is unlikely to approve a new U.S. aid package to the Ukrainian government before leaving Friday.
The pact would allow for retroactive payments to go to more than 2 million Americans whose benefits expired in late December.
The global industry for products meet Islamic law standards of manufacture is estimated to be worth hundreds of billions of dollars.
A report issued only a day before Wednesday's East Harlem explosion estimates that $47 billion is needed for repairs and replacement.
Duquesne Elementary students will stay in place for another year.
They suggest that a state agency was coordinating with the utility before it intervened in a push for a pollution lawsuit.
Plus: Senate clears flood bill; Keystone XL hearing; sentencing shifts backed.
The Pittsburgh attorney loved the stage, appearing in dozens of plays for Little Lake Theatre.
Andrew Brunette, a devoted family man, died Tuesday at age 47 after collapsing while playing tennis.
The survival effort of one deer on her own ends up casting a sad note about this season.
The study shows falls were reduced by 17 percent for people who attended a Healthy Steps for Older Adults program for safety tips.
The city will remain under the state's program for financially distressed municipalities.
John Hanger had been seeking the Democratic gubernatorial nomination in a crowded field, but there was "no path to victory."
Christopher Spradley, 31, of Lincoln-Lemington, is accused of taking a 3-D printer from Wilkinsburg Middle School and trying to sell it.
The jet was carrying 149 passengers and five crew members, one passenger requested medical attention, but no serious injuries were reported.
The move comes amid an investigation into allegations of misappropriation of client funds.
The finding released Wednesday confirms suspicions about what happened to sophomore Stephanie Ross, 19.
Police, first responders and federal agents will be conducting a training exercise.
Democrats say their new plan would ease the state's retirement obligations through favorable interest rates and a set payment schedule.
Internal reports have shown that the VA knew early on the outbreak was due largely to a series of human errors, not faulty equipment.
Representatives outlined safety precautions for planned natural gas drilling on about 9,000 acres surrounding Pittsburgh International.
Plus: Military sex assaults; farmers target water regs; Goldman trader’s fine; mall-shooting fixation