The murder of French editorial cartoonists was more than a tragic killing, says local cartoonist Rob Rogers.
Masked gunmen stormed the Paris offices of a weekly newspaper that caricatured the Prophet Muhammad, methodically killing 12 people Wednesday, including the editor, before escaping in a car. It was France’s deadliest postwar terrorist attack.
The old presses have been churning out papers on the Boulevard of the Allies since the mid-1950s and pressmen must tend to them nightly with wrenches and oil just to keep them humming.
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette is reportedly laying off 136 employees according to the Pittsburgh Business Times.
It took 150 years, but a Pennsylvania newspaper said Thursday it should have recognized the greatness of President Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address at the time it was delivered.
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette will begin charging for access to its online digital content.
Pauline Friedman Phillips, who under the name of Abigail Van Buren, wrote the long-running “Dear Abby” advice column that was followed by millions of newspaper readers throughout the world, has died. She was 94.
KDKA-AM’s Larry and John talk to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette’s Executive Editor David Shribman about the future of print media and the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
KDKA-AM’s Larry and John talk to Stephanie Grace, former columnist with the Times-Picayune in New Orleans, about what happened at her paper when it went digital and the problems that came with it.
A new poll from the USA Today shows most of the American people believe members of Congress deserve to be re-elected.