Published on Wednesday, 27 July 2016 6:11 pm by Mike White
scheuneman-expected-to-be-new-north-hills-adKevin Deitrick resigned as athletic director at North Hills last week to become an assistant AD at Duquesne University. It didn't take long for North Hills to find his replacement. Amy Scheuneman is expected to be North Hills' new athletic director, pending final approval. Scheuneman (pictured overlooking Bethel Park's gym) handed in a letter of ... Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 27 July 2016 5:29 pm by
clinton-kaine-to-rally-at-convention-center-saturday-afternoonHillary Clinton and Tim Kaine will hold a rally at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center Downtown Saturday afternoon, the campaign said today....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/early-returns/erlocal/2016/07/27/Clinton-Kaine/stories/201607270224 Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 27 July 2016 3:01 pm by
c822db8dd4b018d7e471a6b1c100ffe6-2016-07-27-19-10-28PHILADELPHIA — The 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/2016/07/27/philadelphia-democratic-convention-wednesday-president-obama-tim-kaine/stories/201607270209 Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 27 July 2016 1:47 pm by
john-baer-does-mcginty-s-misstep-rear-end-her-campaignKatie McGinty no doubt was hoping for positive attention and a campaign bounce coming out of her party's national convention right in her old hometown....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/early-returns/erstate/2016/07/27/John-Baer-Does-McGinty-s-misstep-rear-end-her-campaign/stories/201607270203 Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 27 July 2016 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
unityThe DNC has been marked by the fervor of the "Bernie or Bust" folks, not only in the convention hall but out on the streets of Philadelphia.  Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 27 July 2016 12:38 am by Seth Rorabaugh
empty-netter-assists-07-27-16Penguins Chris' two favourite colours - silver and gold (Regina, SK) #stanleycup @penguins @NHL @HockeyHallFame pic.twitter.com/1I7QbmiKNx — Philip Pritchard (@keeperofthecup) July 27, 2016 -Left winger Chris Kunitz celebrated the Stanley Cup in his native Regina, Sask yesterday. -The U.S. Department of Transportation is expected to ... Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 27 July 2016 12:00 am by
hillary-clinton-becomes-the-first-woman-from-a-major-party-nominated-for-presidentThe Democratic Party emerged from a cloud of division Tuesday night in Philadelphia to select former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton as the first woman nominated for president of the United States by a major political party....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 27 July 2016 12:00 am by
mclay-public’s-trust-in-police-can-be-restoredAt a time when police-community relations are a key political topic, Pittsburgh police Chief Cameron McLay came to the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday to lay down the law — gently....Read ... Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 27 July 2016 12:00 am by
this-year-the-democratic-platform-mattersPHILADELPHIA — It isn’t often that a party’s political platform gets attention in prime time. Usually the statements of vision and values are of interest to party insiders and no one else....Read more http://www.post-gazette.com/news/politics-nation/2016/07/27/This-year-the-Democratic-platform-matters/stories/201607270122 Read More and Comment
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