Published on Tuesday, 26 July 2016 9:11 pm by Mike White
yale-gets-two-central-catholic-linemenAfter returning from some vacation, catching up on some recruiting news. The Yale football team has landed two linemen from Central Catholic. On Sunday, Jacob Hinish announced on Twitter that he had chosen Yale. Today, Donovan Slater went to Twitter to announce he also had committed to Yale. That's two pretty good "gets" for an Ivy League school. ... Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 26 July 2016 1:13 pm by Scott Mervis
benjy-grinberg-calls-wiz-khalifa-suit-fabricated-and-deeply-disappointing Benjy Grinberg and Wiz Khalifa in 2005. (Steve Mellon/Post-Gazette)   Benjy Grinberg, the former manager of Wiz Khalifa, has issued a statement to the Post-Gazette calling the rapper's lawsuit against him "fabricated" and "deeply disappointing."   In June, Khalifa filed a lawsuit in Los Angeles Superior Court against Grinberg and the ... Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 26 July 2016 12:53 pm by
pittsburgh-police-chief-cam-mclay-to-speak-at-dnc-in-philadelphia-tonightThe Post-Gazette has a team of reporters and photographers in Philadelphia for the Democratic National Convention. Here is the latest:...Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/early-returns/ernational/2016/07/26/Philadelphia-Democratic-National-Convention-Day-2-Bill-Clinton-Speaking-tonight/stories/201607260190 Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 26 July 2016 12:25 pm by
clinton-and-kaine-schedule-pittsburgh-appearance-on-saturdayDemocratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and running mate Tim Kaine will hold a campaign event in Pittsburgh Saturday as part of a post-Democratic National Convention bus tour through Pennsylvania and Ohio....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 26 July 2016 10:59 am by
perry-on-politics-michelle-obama-s-speech-opens-doors-for-her-futureThe First Lady was the most polished speaker opening night at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/early-returns/ernational/2016/07/26/Perry-on-Politics-Michelle-Obama-s/stories/201607260181 Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 26 July 2016 1:45 am by
late-night-talk-shows-kick-off-democratic-national-convention-with-jokesWelcome to "InDecision 2016," "Democalypse 2016" or "Death. Taxes. Hillary. " (Take your pick)....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/ae/tv-radio/2016/07/26/Late-night-talk-shows-kick-off-Democratic-National-Convention-with-jokes/stories/201607260141 Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 26 July 2016 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
sketchbook-from-philly-1I am in Philadelphia covering the DNC and so I am continuing the longer form comics I started in Cleveland with the RNC. Enjoy!  Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 26 July 2016 12:48 am by
first-lady-michelle-obama-electrifies-crowdPHILADELPHIA — First lady Michelle Obama stepped into the presidential election Monday with a forceful, impassioned defense of Hillary Clinton, casting her as the only candidate who can be trusted as a role model for the nation’s children. She took numerous swipes at Republican Donald Trump, all without mentioning his name....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 26 July 2016 12:42 am by
sanders-supporters-voice-anger-after-email-scandalPHILADELPHIA — Supporters of Bernie Sanders took to the streets outside the Democratic National Convention. They booed Democrat Hillary Clinton’s name during the opening invocation. They even jeered when Mr. Sanders himself called for unity in the campaign against Republican Donald Trump....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 26 July 2016 12:28 am by
sanders-stands-with-clinton-at-dnc-conventionPHILADELPHIA — The Democrats had to tear up the script and do some improvising as events overtook the planned roll-out of the unity campaign on the first day of their convention....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/news/politics-nation/2016/07/26/Bernie-Sanders-stands-with-Hillary-Clinton-at-DNC-convention/stories/201607260063 Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 26 July 2016 12:02 am by Seth Rorabaugh
empty-netter-assists-07-25-16Penguins -Goaltending coach Mike Bales got his day with the Stanley Cup: Mike Bales' sea of canola! Not PGH's sea/gold-still cool (Saskatoon, SK) #stanleycup @penguins @NHL @HockeyHallFame pic.twitter.com/ROza5fok3H — Philip Pritchard (@keeperofthecup) July 25, 2016 -Left winger Chris Kunitz will enjoy some time with the Stanley Cup today in ... Read More and Comment
Published on Monday, 25 July 2016 8:37 pm by Mike White
butler-freshman-ethan-morton-gets-offer-has-bright-futureEthan Morton. Get used to the name. You will probably be seeing it and hearing it a lot over the next few years in Western Pennsylvania basketball. Morton will be a freshman at Butler High School. He hasn't attended a day of high school yet, but he already has a scholarship offer from a Division I school. Cleveland State recently offered a ... Read More and Comment
Published on Monday, 25 July 2016 5:14 pm by Edgar Ramirez
trendsburgh-what-are-people-talking-about-online-july-25-29  (Darrell Sapp/Post-Gazette) Welcome to Trendsburgh! Every Monday-Friday at 5 p.m. (sometimes earlier), we'll give you a quick recap of what was trending on Twitter and/or Facebook here in the 'Burgh and U.S. throughout the day. This week: July 25-29. Tuesday Michelle Obama (Matt Freed/Post-Gazette) After the Democratic National ... Read More and Comment
Published on Monday, 25 July 2016 12:53 pm by
fbi-investigates-dnc-hacking-clinton-campaign-blames-russiaWASHINGTON — The FBI said today it is investigating how thousands of Democratic National Committee emails were hacked, a breach that Hillary Clinton’s campaign maintains was committed by Russia to benefit Donald Trump....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Monday, 25 July 2016 10:42 am by Scott Mervis
the-1975-will-play-stage-ae-on-halloween Stage AE will be haunted by The 1975 on Oct. 31, which falls on a Monday night.   The British alt-rock band is touring on second album “I Like It When You Sleep, for You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware of It,” which topped the charts when it was released in February. The release was accompanied by an appearance on "Saturday Night Live" that ... Read More and Comment
Published on Monday, 25 July 2016 10:23 am by
dem-convention-sausage-the-best-of-the-rest1) After the train wreck that was the Republican National Convention last week, the Dems have an easy task in Philadelphia: All they have to do is have a smooth, controversy-free convention and … oh. Wait....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Monday, 25 July 2016 8:59 am by
dnc-gets-underway-organizers-hope-to-bring-sanders-supporters-into-the-foldPHILADELPHIA — The Post-Gazette is on the scene at the four-day Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, which opens today. ...Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/early-returns/ernational/2016/07/25/Democratic-National-Convention-sanders-clinton-philadelphia-pennsylvania/stories/201607250132 Read More and Comment
Published on Monday, 25 July 2016 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
balloon-dropWhat a way to start a convention! Wikileaks dumped thousands of leaked Democratic National Committee emails that give the impression that they (the DNC) were heavily favoring Hillary.  Read More and Comment
Published on Monday, 25 July 2016 12:53 am by Seth Rorabaugh
empty-netter-assists-tocchet-and-the-cup-07-25-15Penguins -Assistant coach Rick Tocchet got to spend some time with the Stanley Cup and a few members of Toronto's law enforcement community: Metro's Finest - Cup Day pic.twitter.com/k7KOKMxD7p — Rick Tocchet (@RealRocket22) July 24, 2016 -Happy 35th birthday to former Penguins left winger Jani Rita. Acquired along with defenseman Cory ... Read More and Comment
Published on Sunday, 24 July 2016 12:08 pm by
delegates-arrive-in-philadelphia-for-democratic-national-conventionPHILADELPHIA — The Post-Gazette has a team of reporters and photographers covering the Democratic National Convention this week....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/early-returns/ernational/2016/07/24/Delegates-arrive-in-Philadelphia-for-Democratic-National-Convention/stories/201607240206 Read More and Comment