The Greeks’ referendum can be seen as a dramatic and even expected expression of independence in the face of internationally imposed
The bald eagle was removed from the national endangered and threatened species list in 2007.
Investigators said Israel violated international law in its two-month offensive against Hamas.
Pittsburgh would be an ideal place for the National Football League to hold its 2023 Super Bowl.
The Puerto Rico debt crisis, resolved for the moment but with $72 billion still to be addressed down the road, requires urgent action.
A study by researchers at respected universities concludes that species are disappearing 114 times faster than they would normally.
Now that Pennsylvania’s House and Senate have passed liquor privatization, only one person stands in the way: Gov. Tom Wolf.
A United Nations report shows millions of lives can be saved with modern toilet facilities.
Pennsylvania loses state university students, Chevron boost STEM education and a UPMC study shows bariatric surgery curbing diabetes.
The Wolf administration’s policy is that emails can be deleted after five days, never to be recovered by Pa.’s Right to Know law.
There may be red states and blue states, but red, white and blue means one thing: E pluribus unum. Out of many, one.
The Allegheny Intermediate Unit is a public entity that must conduct its business in plain view of taxpayers, just like a school district.
The next hurdle on the way to solving the Greek debt and eurozone problem is the country’s referendum on Sunday.
The FTC has delivered a punitive thwack to a man who raised $122,000 on Kickstarter to create a board game, then spent the money on himself.
Pennsylvania’s Prohibition-era mode of alcohol sales could soon be history, and Gov. Tom Wolf is the only obstacle in the way of progress.
Pennsylvanians want a deal that funds the state, not endless sniping from Republicans and Democrats.
So far no links have been established between the fires and the mass killings in Charleston, S.C., by a self-identified white supremacist.
Pittsburgh embarks on a plan to raise its population be welcoming more immigrants.
The pope’s encyclical on global warming charges every human with sustaining the Earth.
Gavrilo Princip, who murdered Archduke Franz Ferdinand in 1914, receives a monument in Belgrade.
The U.S. Supreme Court has not been the only judicial body issuing big opinions
France, Kuwait and Tunisia have tightened security.
Baldwin-Whitehall didn’t make changes until recently.
Let’s hope Gov. Wolf and state Attorney General Kane can bring this nonsense to an end.
The number of overdose deaths suggests the need for a database to aid doctors in limiting patients’ access to drugs.
Burundi rejects calls to postpone today’s parliamentary elections
Despite the rhetoric between Democrats and Republicans, there is middle ground where agreements can be forged.
The 6-3 Supreme Court decision ensures the future of Obamacare.
Individuals and organizations that had advocated for the right applauded the high court’s decision as a major civil rights victory.
The mission of Rivers of Steel is connecting the area’s colonial and industrial heritage to its present and future.
The Senate approved a House-passed measure that gives the president “fast track” authority to reach trade agreements with other countries;
The U.S. test subjects in the 1940s were confined in closed chambers for hours while mustard gas was introduced.
Sunscreen on tap, is a great idea that should be replicated in public spaces all over the state.
Pittsburgh planners should be careful about fixing Golden Triangle congestion by lifting traffic rules.
A devastated Yemen needs more than humanitarian aid; it needs a negotiated end to its civil war.
A woman should replace Andrew Jackson or Ulysses Grant on the U.S. $20 or $50 bill.
UPMC leaders don’t like how the $11.4 billion enterprise is portrayed in Post-Gazette news stories, editorials and editorial cartoons.
All sides would benefit if Iran and the major powers can reach a deal on its nuclear capability.
The real defense of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania lies in their NATO membership.
Pittsburgh has its own golden rule.
Every year, more than 6 million children under the age of 5 die of mainly preventable and treatable causes.
The Turnpike Commission must have a better use for $1.7 billion than to extend the Mon-Fay Expressway to Monroeville.
The Supreme Court sensibly allows states to reject issuing Confederate flag license plates.
A federal court ruling on a Texas law threatening abortion rights must be undone by the Supreme Court.
A bill in Harrisburg would forbid state officials and employees from accepting gifts of all kinds.
A bipartisan commission has developed a sensible formula for allocating money to the state's school districts.
Stories come in a variety of forms: books, screenplays and even in classrooms constructed by South Korean craftsmen.
People are increasingly disconnected from both civic life and each other.
It is time for Omar Bashir to be held accountable for killing 300,000 of his citizens in a war of ethnic cleansing.
High on the Carnegie museum’s list of revenue-generating reforms is a shift to more exhibits, biodiversity and evolutionary studies.