Published on Friday, 02 December 2016 2:38 pm by
republican-bid-to-avert-recount-rejectedCommon Pleas Court Judge Joseph James this afternoon rejected a Republican bid to avert a reexamination of vote totals in 52 Allegheny County precincts, meaning the partial recount will take place Monday morning....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/early-returns/2016/12/02/Republican-bid-to-avert-recount-rejected/stories/201612020195 Read More and Comment
Published on Friday, 02 December 2016 2:38 pm by
republican-bid-to-avert-recount-rejectedCommon Pleas Court Judge Joseph James this afternoon rejected a Republican bid to avert a reexamination of vote totals in 52 Allegheny County precincts, meaning the partial recount will take place Monday morning....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/early-returns/2016/12/02/Republican-bid-to-avert-recount-rejected/stories/201612020195 Read More and Comment
Published on Friday, 02 December 2016 12:31 pm by
mar-a-lago-trump-s-winter-white-house-in-floridaPALM BEACH, Fla. – Could the late cereal heiress Marjorie Merrieweather Post have been clairvoyant? She willed Mar-a-Lago, her 124-room palatial estate to the U.S. government for use by U.S. presidents and foreign dignitaries. As fate would have it, it's about to become the winter White House of the nation's 45th president....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Friday, 02 December 2016 12:29 pm by
will-the-donald-redo-the-white-houseThey may not be able to see Russia, but the Trumps can see New Jersey, Central Park and beyond from their perch high above New York City. The home he shares with soon-to-be first lady Melania Trump and their son Barron is a three-story penthouse in Manhattan’s midtown — Trump Tower on Fifth Avenue. ...Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Friday, 02 December 2016 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
democratic-footballUnder Nancy Pelosi's leadership the Democrats have lost the House, Senate, White House and most of the state legislatures and governorships. As Dr. Phil would say, "how's that working for you?"  Read More and Comment
Published on Friday, 02 December 2016 12:00 am by
trump-salutes-saved-jobs-says-he’ll-‘put-america-first’CINCINNATI — Straight from announcing an agreement that he said would save 1,100 Carrier Corp. air-conditioning jobs in Indiana, President-elect Donald Trump said Thursday that was “just the beginning.”...Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Friday, 02 December 2016 12:00 am by
trump-salutes-saved-jobs-says-he’ll-‘put-america-first’CINCINNATI — Straight from announcing an agreement that he said would save 1,100 Carrier Corp. air-conditioning jobs in Indiana, President-elect Donald Trump said Thursday that was “just the beginning.”...Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Friday, 02 December 2016 12:00 am by
trump-salutes-saved-jobs-says-he’ll-‘put-america-first’CINCINNATI — Straight from announcing an agreement that he said would save 1,100 Carrier Corp. air-conditioning jobs in Indiana, President-elect Donald Trump said Thursday that was “just the beginning.”...Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Friday, 02 December 2016 12:00 am by
trump-salutes-saved-jobs-says-he’ll-‘put-america-first’CINCINNATI — Straight from announcing an agreement that he said would save 1,100 Carrier Corp. air-conditioning jobs in Indiana, President-elect Donald Trump said Thursday that was “just the beginning.”...Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Thursday, 01 December 2016 11:47 pm by
mattis-is-trump’s-pick-for-defense-secretaryWASHINGTON — President-elect Donald Trump said Thursday he will nominate retired Gen. James Mattis to be his defense secretary, making the announcement at a post-election victory rally in Cincinnati....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/news/nation/2016/12/02/Mattis-is-Trump-s-pick-for-defense-secretary/stories/201612020110 Read More and Comment
Published on Thursday, 01 December 2016 3:31 pm by
neil-degrasse-tyson-finds-out-there-s-a-lot-of-red-between-pittsburgh-and-phillyPopular astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson was in Philadelphia Wednesday night to talk about the bad science that litters most motion pictures....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/news/science/2016/12/01/Neil-deGrasse-Tyson-finds-out-there-s-a-lot-of-red-between-Pittsburgh-and-Philly/stories/201612010214 Read More and Comment
Published on Thursday, 01 December 2016 3:31 pm by
neil-degrasse-tyson-finds-out-there-s-a-lot-of-red-between-pittsburgh-and-phillyPopular astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson was in Philadelphia Wednesday night to talk about the bad science that litters most motion pictures....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/news/science/2016/12/01/Neil-deGrasse-Tyson-finds-out-there-s-a-lot-of-red-between-Pittsburgh-and-Philly/stories/201612010214 Read More and Comment
Published on Thursday, 01 December 2016 5:28 pm by Brian Batko
pitt-panthers-football-lamont-wade-malik-zaire-pittsburghFor my first real post, not the self-indulgent one from Wednesday, here on Red Shirt Diaries (the name of this blog that’s been around for a while, but I like it, so no reason to change it -- I think I’ve been told Paul Zeise came up with it), I have an either-or to consider. It has nothing to do with bowl games or James Conner or anything to do with ... Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 30 November 2016 5:31 pm by Brian Batko
pitt-football-brian-batkoThe headline of the most recent entry on this blog before this one read: “Pitt heading to Clemson with "upset" on the mind”. And, also, me. While some of you may know me, remember me or at least recognize my name from covering Pitt athletics in the student media or, much more recently, at Panther-Lair, I’m also not naive enough to assume you do, so a ... Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 30 November 2016 1:00 pm by Mike White
preseason-hoops-talk-top-teams-dandy-dozen-players-another-mcconnell-on-sceneIt's the week of the state semifinals for football, but high school basketball in Pennsylvania gets underway next Friday, so let's talk a little high school hoops: Another McConnell T.J. McConnell is in the NBA. His brother, Matty, plays for Robert Morris. Their father, Tim, is the highly-successful Chartiers Valley boys coach. Now comes another ... Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 30 November 2016 11:53 am by
house-democrats-re-elect-pelosi-as-leader-despite-disenchantment-in-partyWASHINGTON — House Democrats have re-elected Nancy Pelosi as their leader....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/early-returns/2016/11/30/House-Democrats-re-elect-Pelosi-as-leader/stories/201611300246 Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 30 November 2016 11:53 am by
house-democrats-re-elect-pelosi-as-leader-despite-discontentWASHINGTON — House Democrats re-elected Nancy Pelosi as their leader Wednesday, ratifying the status quo in a changing Washington despite widespread frustration over the party’s direction....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/early-returns/2016/11/30/House-Democrats-re-elect-Pelosi-as-leader/stories/201611300246 Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 30 November 2016 11:53 am by
house-democrats-re-elect-pelosi-as-leader-despite-discontentWASHINGTON — House Democrats re-elected Nancy Pelosi as their leader Wednesday, ratifying the status quo in a changing Washington despite widespread frustration over the party’s direction....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/early-returns/2016/11/30/House-Democrats-re-elect-Pelosi-as-leader/stories/201611300246 Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 30 November 2016 11:53 am by
house-democrats-re-elect-pelosi-as-leader-despite-discontentWASHINGTON — House Democrats re-elected Nancy Pelosi as their leader Wednesday, ratifying the status quo in a changing Washington despite widespread frustration over the party’s direction....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/early-returns/2016/11/30/House-Democrats-re-elect-Pelosi-as-leader/stories/201611300246 Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 30 November 2016 7:41 am by
via-tweets-trump-announces-dec-15-news-conference-to-discuss-leaving-businessPresident-elect Donald Trump said on Wednesday he will be leaving his global business "in total" to focus on running the country and will outline the plan in a Dec. 15 news conference with his family....Read ... Read More and Comment