Published on Thursday, 25 August 2016 11:23 am by Jenn Menendez
pitt-football-practice-report-aug-25Good morning. Some news from coach Pat Narduzzi today prior to Pitt practice No. 19 of fall camp. **Freshman cornerback Damar Hamlin is dealing with some kind of a nagging injury that was not disclosed. Narduzzi said the team brought in a specialist, but still haven’t gotten it “quite right.”  It sounds as though he will not be available for the ... Read More and Comment
Published on Thursday, 25 August 2016 9:23 am by Mike White
legendary-coaches-recall-most-memorable-gamesThis was coaching royalty, breaking bread together on a warm July afternoon. It was an informal lunch get together at Grand View Golf Course, put on by Bill Priatko, a Steeler from long ago, former high school athletic director and friend to everyone in the WPIAL. In coaching circles, this was indeed elite company. There were nine legends on hand, ... Read More and Comment
Published on Thursday, 25 August 2016 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
foundationBetween the slow drip, drip, drip of her email and the accusation of a questionable connection between the State Department and the Clinton Foundation, Hillary is having a tough time in a race that should be easy as pie. After all, she is running against Trump who seems to self-destruct a little more every day.  Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 24 August 2016 11:23 pm by
trump-pitches-to-hispanics-blacks-in-bid-for-wider-supportTAMPA, Fla. — Visiting a battleground state he can’t afford to lose, Donald Trump promised Hispanics “a much better life” Wednesday in a Florida speech that continued his recent effort to soften his tone and broaden his support 11 weeks before the presidential election....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 24 August 2016 6:14 pm by
clinton-weighs-in-on-epipen-controversyHillary Clinton has weighed in on the mounting controversy over rising drug prices charged by an area drug manufacturing, calling for Mylan Pharmaceuticals to “immediately reduce” rising prices for the EpiPen....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 24 August 2016 3:51 pm by
mcginty-wins-endorsement-of-ceasefire-pennsylvaniaKatie McGinty picked up an endorsement from a gun-control group today....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/early-returns/ernational/2016/08/24/McGinty-wins-endorsement-of-CeaseFire-Pennsylvania/stories/201608240194 Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 24 August 2016 12:54 pm by Mike White
about-tv-games-vx-video-and-players-to-watchItems that fell off my laptop Pine-Richland opens the season Saturday live on ESPN against St. Edward (Ohio). But what about local TV games this season? Root Sports has been doing games live - either Fridays or Thursdays - for a number of years. There is no official word yet from Root, but I'm hearing Root plans to do games live on Fridays again - ... Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 24 August 2016 11:32 am by Jenn Menendez
pitt-football-practice-report-aug-24Good morning. Pitt is in the middle of practice No. 18 of fall camp today. Coach Pat Narduzzi spoke briefly with the media and said things got a little heated earlier this week at practice, but overall things are still going well. Some highlights: **Joe Walton spoke to Pitt at practice today. Walton, who was an All-American tight end for Pitt in ... Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 24 August 2016 12:00 am by
spin-control-can-illegal-immigrants-convicted-of-crimes-collect-social-securityThe claim: “In Hillary Clinton’s America, the system stays rigged against Americans. ... Illegal immigrants convicted of committing crimes get to stay, collecting Social Security benefits, skipping the line. Our border open. It’s more of the same, but worse.”...Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 24 August 2016 12:00 am by
spin-control-can-illegal-immigrants-convicted-of-crimes-collect-social-securityThe claim: “In Hillary Clinton’s America, the system stays rigged against Americans. ... Illegal immigrants convicted of committing crimes get to stay, collecting Social Security benefits, skipping the line. Our border open. It’s more of the same, but worse.”...Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 24 August 2016 12:00 am by
spin-control-can-illegal-immigrants-convicted-of-crimes-collect-social-securityThe claim: “In Hillary Clinton’s America, the system stays rigged against Americans. ... Illegal immigrants convicted of committing crimes get to stay, collecting Social Security benefits, skipping the line. Our border open. It’s more of the same, but worse.”...Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 24 August 2016 12:00 am by
spin-control-can-illegal-immigrants-convicted-of-crimes-collect-social-securityThe claim: “In Hillary Clinton’s America, the system stays rigged against Americans. ... Illegal immigrants convicted of committing crimes get to stay, collecting Social Security benefits, skipping the line. Our border open. It’s more of the same, but worse.”...Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 24 August 2016 12:00 am by
spin-control-can-illegal-immigrants-convicted-of-crimes-collect-social-securityThe claim: “In Hillary Clinton’s America, the system stays rigged against Americans. ... Illegal immigrants convicted of committing crimes get to stay, collecting Social Security benefits, skipping the line. Our border open. It’s more of the same, but worse.”...Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 23 August 2016 11:53 pm by
clinton-foundation-donors-got-face-time-with-her-at-stateWASHINGTON — More than half the people outside the government who met with Hillary Clinton while she was secretary of state gave money — either personally or through companies or groups — to the Clinton Foundation. It’s an extraordinary proportion indicating her possible ethics challenges if elected president....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 23 August 2016 11:28 am by Jenn Menendez
pitt-football-practice-report-aug-23Good morning. Coach Pat Narduzzi thinks double sessions are overrated, and talked this morning about getting quality practices in rather than a high quantity of them. The team was scheduled for a two-a-day on Monday, but Narduzzi gave them the afternoon off.  Here are some highlights from his quick meeting with media: **He expects anywhere from ... Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 23 August 2016 9:50 am by
toomey-collects-second-endorsement-in-a-week-from-gun-control-advocatesWASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey seems to have found the sweet spot on gun policy....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/early-returns/ernational/2016/08/23/Toomey-collects-second-endorsement-in-a-week-from-gun-control-advocates/stories/201608230076 Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 23 August 2016 9:50 am by
toomey-collects-second-endorsement-in-a-week-from-gun-control-advocatesWASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey seems to have found the sweet spot on gun policy....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/early-returns/ernational/2016/08/23/Toomey-collects-second-endorsement-in-a-week-from-gun-control-advocates/stories/201608230076 Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 23 August 2016 9:50 am by
toomey-collects-second-endorsement-in-a-week-from-gun-control-advocatesWASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey seems to have found the sweet spot on gun policy....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/early-returns/ernational/2016/08/23/Toomey-collects-second-endorsement-in-a-week-from-gun-control-advocates/stories/201608230076 Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 23 August 2016 9:50 am by
toomey-collects-second-endorsement-in-a-week-from-gun-control-advocatesWASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey seems to have found the sweet spot on gun policy....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/early-returns/ernational/2016/08/23/Toomey-collects-second-endorsement-in-a-week-from-gun-control-advocates/stories/201608230076 Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 23 August 2016 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
ryan-lochteOlympic swimmer Ryan Lochte grabbed headlines after lying about being robbed in Rio. It turns out he was drunk and destroyed property and then decided it was a good idea to blame the host country.  Read More and Comment