Politics - Local
Councilmembers could find money in a general fund to support an affordable housing program, Councilman R. Daniel Lavelle said.
Council may keep mental health workers from using “conversion therapy” that targets sexual orientation in minors.
Politics - State
“The Elections Board has no power or authority to conduct any further recount or recanvass,” said a filing by Republican attorneys.
Green Party candidate Jill Stein is pushing the statewide recount, contending the Nov. 8 election was illegal and its results inaccurate.
Politics - Nation
No fewer than three retired Army and Marine leaders are on tap for high-level government jobs normally reserved for civilians.
The U.S. broke diplomatic ties with Taiwan in 1979.
Judge Joseph James rejected a Republican bid to avert a reexamination of vote totals in 52 Allegheny County precincts.
A lavish Palm Beach estate built by a cereal heiress nearly a century ago will likely be the new president’'s winter retreat.