Ebola arrives: The U.S. is not Africa and panic is not warranted

Americans can be rightly concerned about the spread of Ebola.

Brogan’s list: The state university head has been a doer so far

Frank T. Brogan took over the leadership of PA’s state-owned university system a year ago and has made some significant improvements.

Midterms prep: A town meeting seeks to arm next month’s voters

The next political act of many Americans will be to head to the polls on Nov. 4.

 Pedestrians walk past the August Wilson Center on Liberty Avenue Downtown.

Saving the August Wilson Center: Disclosure and planning must follow the rescue

The public should get a better explanation of the funding that will make the takeover by local foundations possible.

Breach of security: The Secret Service failed Obama and the public

No one needs to construct a “green zone” of protection around 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. The Secret Service just needs to do its job.



David Shribman

David M. Shribman / Obama vs. the Islamic State

The president goes to war in Syria and Iraq, but will only go so far.


Sally Kalson

Health care sabotage 101

The GOP, not a botched website, is the real obstacle.


Reg Henry

Reg Henry: Read this column ASAP or immediately

Acronyms, like war, have long been with us, but their slinging has been enhanced PDQ by this newfangled digital world. Is that OK?


Dan Simpson

Dan Simpson / Scrap the football, save the bands

While concussions continue and scandals proliferate, the bands march on.


Jack Kelly

Jack Kelly / Climate craziness

Climate change is as grave a threat as the Ebola virus or the terrorists of the Islamic State, Secretary of State John Kerry said in


Ruth Ann Dailey

Ruth Ann Dailey: The metaphysics of our newfangled parking meters

The new pay-by-license-plate kiosks are bringing in more bucks for the city. The question is whether this gain makes up for what we lost...


Gary Rotstein

Gary Rotstein’s Morning File: Give foreigners a true ’Burgh education

Though the size of our international population remains paltry, The Morning File is a strong supporter of assisting their assimilation.


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