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Monday, February 19, 2018

Clinton Has Little to Fear In “Pennsyltucky” Primary

Despite holding 210 Democratic delegates, 4.4 percent of the nationwide total, Pennsylvania’s primary is typically much too late in the primary season to hold any real sway in deciding the nominee. This Tuesday, however, Pennsylvania has the theoretical opportunity to be a major player.

April 25, 2016

Why Is Pittsburgh Being Called The New Darling Destination?

An old American industrial town wracks up awards and national attention in a new surge of popularity.

August 8, 2015
Money, National News, Wage Gap, Gender, Feminisim, Discrimination, National Equal Pay Dat, Less Than 100, Pittsburgh, Elana Schlenker

Pennsylvania Company Fights Wage Gap By Charging Women What They Earn

Less Than 100, a pop-up shop that charges woman a discount to reflect wage gaps, asks, “What are women worth? What can they afford?”

April 17, 2015
Passive House, LEED, Environment, Lifestyle, Energy Efficient, Pittsburgh, Home, Architecture

‘Passive House’ Project Is A Living Laboratory For Energy Efficiency

Energy efficient homes are on the rise in Pittsburgh.

March 31, 2015

‘Fair Housing’ Gets New, Expanded Push

By Ariel Hart, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution ATLANTA — Forty-six years after the Fair Housing Act took aim at racial segregation and poverty in America, the federal government has declared the effort half-hearted and is setting out to fix it. Within months, the Obama administration is expected to require local governments to devise new strategies to […]

June 23, 2014

Obama Pitches Innovation To New Businesses In Pittsburgh Appearance

By James P. O’Toole, Tracie Mauriello and Deborah Todd, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette PITTSBURGH—President Barack Obama came to Pittsburgh Tuesday to promote innovation in manufacturing. He also called for some innovation in Washington’s approach to governing, but he seemed a lot more optimistic about the former than the latter. On a stop at Bakery Square’s TechShop, the president […]

June 18, 2014

WATCH LIVE: Obama Delivers Remarks On The Economy

At 1:45pm, EST, President Barack Obama will deliver remarks on the economy at TechShop Pittsburgh, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Live video of the president’s speech will be available below: JOIN THE LIVE CHAT VISIT WHITEHOUSE.GOV AFP Photo/Brendan Smialowski

June 17, 2014

Multiple Stabbings Reported At Pennsylvania High School

By Molly Born, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Twenty students were injured — four seriously — in a multiple-stabbing incident Wednesday morning inside Franklin Regional High School in Murrysville, about 20 miles east of Pittsburgh. Westmoreland County public safety spokesman Dan Stevens said a suspect, also a student, is in custody and was being questioned by Murrysville police and […]

April 9, 2014