Airport leaders are looking for stronger improvement in 2016.
The closure will begin at 7 a.m. and continue around-the-clock through Friday at 5 p.m.
One expert suggests taking the college entrance exams as a junior, allowing time to re-take the tests to improve scores.
The single most important step families can take to access financial aid is to file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA.
Students can save by taking core classes at lower rates at community colleges, then use them as a foundation for a baccalaureate degree.
District Attorney Stephen A. Zappala Jr. believes the Legislature or courts should set up a protocol for 480 cases in Pennsylvania.
Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill will meet today in Cuba, the first time a pope has ever met face to face with the Moscow patriarch.
Students who demonstrate financial need qualify for subsidized direct loans and all students can take out unsubsidized direct loans.
Students can save time and money at more than 3,800 colleges and universities in the U.S. that accept academic credit for high-scorers.
As long as the money is used for qualified college expenses, a 529 plan is a tax-free investment.
Among the weighty questions facing millions of soon-to-be college freshmen: What is the right major to choose?
The Judicial Conduct Board is pursuing ethics charges against state Supreme Court Justice Michael Eakin over his email practices.
The program is one of many in the county that uses a regional computer network coordinated by the Allegheny Intermediate Unit.
The Syrian Center for Policy Research said Thursday that five years of war has left at least 470,000 Syrians dead.
North Korea sent in its army to occupy the industrial park while also severing a military hotline.
That ended a 41-day standoff that left one man dead and exposed anger over the government’s control of vast expanses of Western land.
The riot took place on the eve of Pope Francis’ arrival in Mexico, a visit that is scheduled to include a trip next week to another prison.
It is part of a wide-ranging bill that would also close a loophole in the Tariff Act, which bars goods made by forced or indentured labor.
The first steps to seek bids could take place as early as later this month.
Connor Columbo, 18, of Hampton is making prosthetic hands for poor people around the globe.
The two girls each had a single gunshot wound and the weapon was found beside them, police said.
The data that the risk of developing it dropped 20 percent per decade may be hard to believe, with a tsunami of new dementia cases looming.
The school district’s list of projects includes upgrades to the gyms in the middle and high schools and renovations to the middle school.
Union members of the district support staff successfully hammered out a last-minute contract deal that was accepted by all sides.
Games-based curriculum rethought in light of obesity epidemic.
Investigators poring over Jonathan Brecht's hard drive found three images of child pornography, police said.
The school board is considering whether to restore neighborhood K-4 schools or continue with the new configuration of K-2 and 3-4 buildings.
A university spokeswoman says at least 185 students have reported symptoms of a stomach infection.
WASHINGTON — U.S. retail sales rose modestly in January, evidence that Americans kept shopping despite sharp drops in stock prices.
Among Republicans, several candidates embraced the chaos Thursday as they felt out the best strategies to survive South Carolina.
From patrolman to school resource officer, sergeant, lieutenant, major and then acting chief, Maj. Greg Barney kept rising.
Members of David Brian Evans’ estranged family were alarmed to see him several times in the last month at the restaurant in Abingdon, Md.
Steven Beshear made Kentucky a national leader in health care expansion under the Affordable Care Act.
A total of 46 current and former correctional officers, as well as two civilians and one inmate, were arrested Thursday.
His announcement came after months of embarrassing revelations that the police had failed to challenge dubious claims of child sexual abuse.
As opposition lawmakers heckled the Likud Party’s Anat Berko, she retorted, “There is no ‘Pa.’ ” But, she conceded, “There’s ‘Fa.’ ”
Almost 1 in 10 said they expected to participate in protests — the highest it has been in the 50 years a UCLA survey has been given.
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Does the treasurer have the authority to release funds not allocated by the Legislature?
Many times, it’s a person’s first important life decision.
Business-oriented airline says the route will be one of five nonstop destinations to be launched from Pittsburgh International Airport.
The overnight lane restrictions will occur in both directions in the Squirrel Hill Tunnel, according to PennDOT.
During the years Clinton served as secretary of state, the foundation was led by her husband, former president Bill Clinton.
Melee reportedly begins with clash between two rival drug factions.
The $28.5 million settlement will be split evenly among about 25 million riders after attorneys’ fees, according to the statement.
Lawyer that represents 7 women suing for defamation says comedian’s wife was also his business manager and could have useful information.
Mr. Spanier accused Penn State of violating a non-disparagement agreement made when he resigned under pressure in November 2011.