Schwartz ad highlights her role in health care law
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz is airing a new TV campaign commercial that aggressively touts her involvement in President Barack Obama's signature health care law....
Bon Jovi helps open low-income housing in Philly
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Jon Bon Jovi's hit tune "Who Says You Can't Go Home?" took on new meaning Tuesday as the rock star cut the ribbon on a namesake housing development for low-income residents and the formerly homeless in Philadelphia....
Ex-Pitt player pleads guilty to bank robbery
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A former University of Pittsburgh football player has pleaded guilty to robbing a bank....
Heisse named editor of The Times in Munster
MUNSTER, Ind. (AP) -- A veteran editor and manager has been named editor of The Times Media Co. in Munster....
USDA awards $6 million for climate change study
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture will award $6 million to 10 universities to finance the study of what climate change means to agriculture and strategies for helping farmers and ranchers deal with weather changes....
17-year-old shot to death in Pittsburgh area
MUNHALL, Pa. (AP) -- A 17-year-old boy has been shot to death in a Pittsburgh-area community....
Public school advocates call for funding changes
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Advocates for Pennsylvania public schools are demanding more money and a fairer funding formula....
School district evacuated after bomb threat
LEECHBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania school district has evacuated nearly 1,000 students after a bomb threat....
Mayor questions bid for August Wilson Center
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A dispute erupted Tuesday over efforts to save Pittsburgh's bankrupt August Wilson Center for African American Culture....
Investigators: Plane 'wobbling' before fatal crash
WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) -- Federal investigators say a witness saw a small plane flying low and "wobbling" moments before it crashed at a southwestern Pennsylvania airport last month, killing a former Ukrainian champion figure skater....
In an election year memo, James Carville and other political strategists tell Democratic candidates to avoid talking about the economic recovery. The advice comes at a time Democrats are working to maximize turnout, particularly among women, for the fall elections. The strategists say using the economy as a message was tested and beaten by a Republican strategy championed by Karl Rove.
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