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. Monday #DemsInPhilly (Matt Freed/Post-Gazette) New week, new convention, new ... 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
Published on Sunday, 24 July 2016 12:46 am by Seth Rorabaugh
empty-netter-assists-daley-s-day-with-the-cup-07-24-16Penguins -Defenseman Trevor Daley spent his day with the Stanley Cup in Toronto: Trevor Daley brings the #stanleycup back to his old playground. @penguins @NHL @HockeyHallFame pic.twitter.com/TH969QYNRX — Philip Pritchard (@keeperofthecup) July 23, 2016 -Former Penguins center prospect Keven Veilleux has joined HK Dukla Trencin in ... Read More and Comment
Published on Sunday, 24 July 2016 12:10 am by
cleveland-for-insiders-it-was-a-galvanizing-weekCLEVELAND — Outside the Quicken Loans Arena, political observers spent much of last week criticizing the Republican National Convention here. Too many B-list celebrities, they said, too many awkwardly timed speeches that ran too long, including that of nominee Donald Trump. Not to mention controversies over a non-endorsement speech by...Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Sunday, 24 July 2016 12:00 am by
democrats-get-ready-for-philadelphiaPHILADELPHIA – Last week’s Republican convention in Cleveland was marked by rancor, division, anger and hyperpartisan politics....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/early-returns/ernational/2016/07/24/Democrats-get-ready-for-Philadelphia/stories/201607240107 Read More and Comment
Published on Saturday, 23 July 2016 2:14 pm by
sen-toomey-on-the-dem-field-clinton-would-be-disaster-as-president-but-has-high-regard-for-vp-pick-kaineYou’d be hard pressed to catch U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey saying a nice word about Hillary Clinton, but the Pennsylvania Republican has only praise for her vice presidential running mate Tim Kaine, U.S. senator from Virginia....Read ... Read More and Comment