http://www.post-gazette.com Sun, 26 Feb 2017 16:36:16 GMT Libercus en hourly 1 Crosby makes a new, better memory at Heinz Field By Jason Mackey / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/penguins/2017/02/26/NHL-Penguins-Crosby-makes-a-new-better-memory-at-Heinz-Field-Stadium-Series/stories/201702260195 Sun, 26 Feb 2017 06:04:22 GMT http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/penguins/2017/02/26/NHL-Penguins-Crosby-makes-a-new-better-memory-at-Heinz-Field-Stadium-Series/stories/201702260195 Sidney Crosby doesn’t have to hate Heinz Field after all. Sidney Crosby doesn’t have to hate Heinz Field after all.

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Goaltender Murray shines on the big stage once again for the Penguins By Sam Werner / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/penguins/2017/02/26/Matt-Murray-shines-on-the-big-stage-once-again-for-the-Penguins-Stadium-Series-NHL/stories/201702260193 Sun, 26 Feb 2017 05:35:13 GMT http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/penguins/2017/02/26/Matt-Murray-shines-on-the-big-stage-once-again-for-the-Penguins-Stadium-Series-NHL/stories/201702260193 As Matt Murray walked out of the Heinz Field tunnel Saturday night, he looked around at the 65,000-plus fans in attendance and tried to soak in the moment. As Matt Murray walked out of the Heinz Field tunnel Saturday night, he looked around at the 65,000-plus fans in attendance and tried to soak in the moment.

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Matt Cullen's night out a special one for Penguins By Jason Mackey / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/penguins/2017/02/26/Matt-Cullen-s-night-out-a-special-one-for-Penguins-Stadium-Series-NHL/stories/201702260192 Sun, 26 Feb 2017 05:27:42 GMT http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/penguins/2017/02/26/Matt-Cullen-s-night-out-a-special-one-for-Penguins-Stadium-Series-NHL/stories/201702260192 The excitement in Matt Cullen’s voice was evident whenever he first started talking about playing in his first outdoor game. Back in January. With Saturday's Stadium Series game a long, long way away. The excitement in Matt Cullen’s voice was evident whenever he first started talking about playing in his first outdoor game. Back in January. With Saturday's Stadium Series game a long, long way away.

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The Black Experience: Pittsburgh's African-Americans often leave or languish in region Pittsburgh Post-Gazette http://www.post-gazette.com/local/city/2017/02/26/The-Black-Experience-Pittsburgh-s-African-Americans-often-leave-or-languish-in-region/stories/201702260183 Sun, 26 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMT http://www.post-gazette.com/local/city/2017/02/26/The-Black-Experience-Pittsburgh-s-African-Americans-often-leave-or-languish-in-region/stories/201702260183 Jim Robinson and Cathy Gathers-Robinson spent their lives in Pittsburgh before the couple retired last year to an Atlanta area that provides both a warm climate and comfortable environment, surrounding them with many African-Americans with economic achievements like theirs. Jim Robinson and Cathy Gathers-Robinson spent their lives in Pittsburgh before the couple retired last year to an Atlanta area that provides both a warm climate and comfortable environment, surrounding them with many African-Americans with economic achievements like theirs.

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Amid health care uncertainty, black lung clinic provides support for miners By Daniel Moore / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette http://www.post-gazette.com/powersource/companies/2017/02/26/Amid-health-care-uncertainty-black-lung-clinic-provides-support-for-miners/stories/201702080001 Sun, 26 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMT http://www.post-gazette.com/powersource/companies/2017/02/26/Amid-health-care-uncertainty-black-lung-clinic-provides-support-for-miners/stories/201702080001 It sounds like a thing of the past: Coal miners contract lung disease after toiling for years underground and then run into barriers trying to get health care paid for by the coal companies they once worked for. It sounds like a thing of the past: Coal miners contract lung disease after toiling for years underground and then run into barriers trying to get health care paid for by the coal companies they once worked for.

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Providing for the kids if the parents are deported By Peter Smith / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette http://www.post-gazette.com/local/city/2017/02/26/Providing-for-the-kids-if-the-parents-are-deported/stories/201702260089 Sun, 26 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMT http://www.post-gazette.com/local/city/2017/02/26/Providing-for-the-kids-if-the-parents-are-deported/stories/201702260089 Brenda Solkez of Wilkinsburg has no children of her own, but at a legal clinic a week ago Saturday at a church hall in Brookline, she agreed to take care of as many as seven of them if needed.  Brenda Solkez of Wilkinsburg has no children of her own, but at a legal clinic a week ago Saturday at a church hall in Brookline, she agreed to take care of as many as seven of them if needed. 

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Oscar nominee, playwright August Wilson rests far from The Hill By Maria Sciullo / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette http://www.post-gazette.com/ae/theater-dance/2017/02/26/Oscar-nominee-playwright-August-Wilson-rests-far-from-The-Hill/stories/201702260005 Sun, 26 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMT http://www.post-gazette.com/ae/theater-dance/2017/02/26/Oscar-nominee-playwright-August-Wilson-rests-far-from-The-Hill/stories/201702260005 Section 7. Row 25. Section 7. Row 25.

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Steelers still trying to take care of pressure problem By Gerry Dulac / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/steelers/2017/02/26/Steelers-still-trying-to-take-care-of-pressure-problem-NFL-draft-outside-linebacker-james-harrison/stories/201702260189 Sun, 26 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMT http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/steelers/2017/02/26/Steelers-still-trying-to-take-care-of-pressure-problem-NFL-draft-outside-linebacker-james-harrison/stories/201702260189 During a discussion about the potential need for taking a cornerback in the April draft, general manager Kevin Colbert made sure to note problems with coverage aren’t always in the back end of the defense. During a discussion about the potential need for taking a cornerback in the April draft, general manager Kevin Colbert made sure to note problems with coverage aren’t always in the back end of the defense.

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Johnstown Flood Museum to get makeover By Marylynne Pitz / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette http://www.post-gazette.com/local/east/2017/02/26/Johnstown-Flood-Museum-to-get-makeover/stories/201702190002 Sun, 26 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMT http://www.post-gazette.com/local/east/2017/02/26/Johnstown-Flood-Museum-to-get-makeover/stories/201702190002 Exhibits at the Johnstown Flood Museum will undergo a complete makeover this year as the disaster is recounted through the eyes of a Presbyterian minister who witnessed the flood and its aftermath. The new exhibits will showcase three-dimensional images never seen by the public, flat panel screens and interactive stations. Exhibits at the Johnstown Flood Museum will undergo a complete makeover this year as the disaster is recounted through the eyes of a Presbyterian minister who witnessed the flood and its aftermath. The new exhibits will showcase three-dimensional images never seen by the public, flat panel screens and interactive stations.

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Your guide to the 2017 Oscars ceremony By Sharon Eberson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette http://www.post-gazette.com/ae/movies/2017/02/26/Your-guide-to-the-2017-Oscars-ceremony/stories/201702260020 Sun, 26 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMT http://www.post-gazette.com/ae/movies/2017/02/26/Your-guide-to-the-2017-Oscars-ceremony/stories/201702260020 What to watch for when you are watching the 89th Academy Awards, airing live on ABC tonight. What to watch for when you are watching the 89th Academy Awards, airing live on ABC tonight.

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Struggling Edinboro University plans to be more selective By Bill Schackner / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette http://www.post-gazette.com/news/education/2017/02/26/Struggling-Edinboro-University-plans-to-be-more-selective/stories/201702260125 Sun, 26 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMT http://www.post-gazette.com/news/education/2017/02/26/Struggling-Edinboro-University-plans-to-be-more-selective/stories/201702260125 EDINBORO, Pa. — In this rural corner of northwestern Pennsylvania, where low-cost college options are few, Austin Horner is getting a shot at a four-year education thanks to the state university here. EDINBORO, Pa. — In this rural corner of northwestern Pennsylvania, where low-cost college options are few, Austin Horner is getting a shot at a four-year education thanks to the state university here.

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Caption Contest 309 ... and the winners of 308 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette http://www.post-gazette.com/news/portfolio/2017/02/26/Caption-Contest-309-and-the-winners-of-308/stories/201702260022 Sun, 26 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMT http://www.post-gazette.com/news/portfolio/2017/02/26/Caption-Contest-309-and-the-winners-of-308/stories/201702260022 Stacy Innerst is the artist. You are the caption writer. Stacy Innerst is the artist. You are the caption writer.

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NHL commissioner talks All-Star Game, PNC Park and more By Jason Mackey / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/penguins/2017/02/25/NHL-commissioner-Gary-Bettman-talks-All-Star-Game-PNC-Park-and-more/stories/201702250156 Sun, 26 Feb 2017 04:08:19 GMT http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/penguins/2017/02/25/NHL-commissioner-Gary-Bettman-talks-All-Star-Game-PNC-Park-and-more/stories/201702250156 Gary Bettman leaned back in his leather chair Saturday in the second intermission of the Penguins’ 4-2 Stadium Series win against the Philadelphia Flyers at Heinz Field, the windows to his suite flung open to soak in the excitement from the 67,318 in attendance. Gary Bettman leaned back in his leather chair Saturday in the second intermission of the Penguins’ 4-2 Stadium Series win against the Philadelphia Flyers at Heinz Field, the windows to his suite flung open to soak in the excitement from the 67,318 in attendance.

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Penguins defeat Flyers 4-2 in Stadium Series game at Heinz Field By Dave Molinari / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/penguins/2017/02/25/Penguins-defeat-Flyers-4-2-in-Stadium-Series-game-at-Heinz-Field/stories/201702250155 Sun, 26 Feb 2017 04:02:38 GMT http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/penguins/2017/02/25/Penguins-defeat-Flyers-4-2-in-Stadium-Series-game-at-Heinz-Field/stories/201702250155 This was not the first time Jake Guentzel played hockey outdoors. This was not the first time Jake Guentzel played hockey outdoors.

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Police: One in custody after car plows into parade crowd in New Orleans; 28 hurt By Rebecca Santana / Associated Press http://www.post-gazette.com/news/nation/2017/02/25/Police-Car-plows-into-parade-crowd-in-New-Orleans-12-hurt/stories/201702250151 Sun, 26 Feb 2017 01:54:52 GMT http://www.post-gazette.com/news/nation/2017/02/25/Police-Car-plows-into-parade-crowd-in-New-Orleans-12-hurt/stories/201702250151 NEW ORLEANS — A suspect is in custody after 28 people were injured Saturday when a vehicle plowed into a crowd watching the Krewe of Endymion parade in the Mid-City section of New Orleans, police said. NEW ORLEANS — A suspect is in custody after 28 people were injured Saturday when a vehicle plowed into a crowd watching the Krewe of Endymion parade in the Mid-City section of New Orleans, police said.

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Stadium Series: They let real, live penguins on the ice at Heinz Field By Sean Gentille / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/sean-gentille/2017/02/25/nhl-stadium-series-penguins-flyers-outdoor-game-sidney-crosby-phil-kessel/stories/201702250150 Sun, 26 Feb 2017 01:40:31 GMT http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/sean-gentille/2017/02/25/nhl-stadium-series-penguins-flyers-outdoor-game-sidney-crosby-phil-kessel/stories/201702250150 There are only so many tricks in the bag when you’re hosting an outdoor hockey game; at the bottom of it all, the draw remains, “Hey, we’re playing hockey outside!” There aren’t a ton of ways to dress that up, and no need to try all that hard. There are only so many tricks in the bag when you’re hosting an outdoor hockey game; at the bottom of it all, the draw remains, “Hey, we’re playing hockey outside!” There aren’t a ton of ways to dress that up, and no need to try all that hard.

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Windy conditions not too much of a factor in Penguins' outdoor win By Sam Werner / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/penguins/2017/02/25/Wind-could-play-a-factor-in-NHL-Stadium-Series-Heinz-Field-game-Penguins-Flyers/stories/201702250148 Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:23:27 GMT http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/penguins/2017/02/25/Wind-could-play-a-factor-in-NHL-Stadium-Series-Heinz-Field-game-Penguins-Flyers/stories/201702250148 It’s hard to imagine more different conditions for the Penguins’ two skates on the Heinz Field ice surface this weekend. It’s hard to imagine more different conditions for the Penguins’ two skates on the Heinz Field ice surface this weekend.

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Trump blasts media, anonymous FBI ‘leakers’ at CPAC By Nancy Benac and Mary Clare Jalonick / Associated Press http://www.post-gazette.com/news/politics-nation/2017/02/25/Trump-blasts-media-anonymous-FBI-leakers-at-Conservative-Political-Action-Conference/stories/201702250057 Sat, 25 Feb 2017 19:12:51 GMT http://www.post-gazette.com/news/politics-nation/2017/02/25/Trump-blasts-media-anonymous-FBI-leakers-at-Conservative-Political-Action-Conference/stories/201702250057 WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump unloaded on the news media Friday for using anonymous sources — just hours after members of his own staff insisted on briefing reporters only on condition their names be concealed. WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump unloaded on the news media Friday for using anonymous sources — just hours after members of his own staff insisted on briefing reporters only on condition their names be concealed.

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Search continues for two more suspects in cab driver death By Ed Blazina / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette http://www.post-gazette.com/local/city/2017/02/25/Search-continues-for-two-more-suspects-in-cab-driver-death/stories/201702250132 Sat, 25 Feb 2017 17:10:14 GMT http://www.post-gazette.com/local/city/2017/02/25/Search-continues-for-two-more-suspects-in-cab-driver-death/stories/201702250132 Pittsburgh police are still looking for two additional suspects in the beating death of a Somali cab driver who had been on the job for about one week. Pittsburgh police are still looking for two additional suspects in the beating death of a Somali cab driver who had been on the job for about one week.

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Test your knowledge with the Post-Gazette news quiz Pittsburgh Post-Gazette http://www.post-gazette.com/local/region/2017/02/25/Test-your-knowledge-with-the-Post-Gazette-news-quiz/stories/201702250129 Sat, 25 Feb 2017 07:57:48 GMT http://www.post-gazette.com/local/region/2017/02/25/Test-your-knowledge-with-the-Post-Gazette-news-quiz/stories/201702250129 How well do you remember the news from this week? Test your knowledge with our weekly news quiz! How well do you remember the news from this week? Test your knowledge with our weekly news quiz!

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