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BREAKING: Rep. Tim Murphy’s Office Vandalized

By Lorenzo Riboni   Mount Lebanon Police are investigating vandalism that occurred overnight at Rep. Tim Murphy's (PA-18) Mount Lebanon office. Mount Lebanon Police told The Pitt...

Gunman Opens Fire on Members of Congress

Reports are coming in that a gunman has opened fire on congressional members in Del Ray, Virginia. GOP Congressmen were practicing baseball at a...

Pro-life ethics group denied sponsorship again

  By Marlo Safi and Frank Messina Rehumanize International— the Pittsburgh-based, consistent pro-life ethics group —can’t seem to catch a break. After the Women’s March on Washington...

Ethics organization removed from anti-war march for pro-life stance

This Tuesday, a Pittsburgh-based ethics organization was excluded from sponsoring an anti-war march scheduled for this summer, due to their pro-life stance on abortion. The...

Pittsburgh Events May 2017

Here are events going on in Pittsburgh for the month of May. More events can be added to this list, so be sure to...

The first private liquor store in Pennsylvania is on the horizon

“I deal with manufacturers, and I deal with license holders. Now, I’m opening Pandora’s Box to the public.” Christian Simmons is a Pittsburgh entrepreneur and...

“Elimination of Prejudice Wall” Stirs Controversy

As the University of Pittsburgh’s “Year of Diversity” rolls on, the university’s chapter of the Pi Lambda Phi fraternity is causing concern on campus...

And Campus for All: Diversity, Inclusion, and Free Speech at U.S. Universities

A speaker from PEN America, with a background working in civil liberties, addressed the controversial topic of free speech and safe spaces at universities...

Drink More Beer: An Oral History of Gene’s Place

It’s a standard Wednesday night in the streets of South Oakland. The bars aren’t particularly busy, even this early in the semester when the...

Fire Engulfs South Oakland Apartment

By Peter Brath A three-alarm fire wreaked havoc on a South Oakland apartment Sunday evening as the building was engulfed in flames, leading to a...