President Barack Obama plans to nominate former Procter & Gamble executive Robert McDonald as the next Veterans Affairs secretary, as the White House seeks to shore up an agency beset by treatment delays and struggling to deal with an influx of new veterans returning from wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Two congressmen are criticizing the Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System for keeping nearly 700 veterans on a list for medical care, some for more than a year.
A lot of questions surround an employee of the Wilkinsburg School District over her alleged involvement with a student.
Ten-year-old Sarah Murnaghan’s desperately needs a lung transplant.
A 10-year-old girl in a Philadelphia hospital is waiting for a donor lung to save her life, and her parents are doing everything they can to get that lung.
A secretary who says she was fired over a Facebook posting made from her home computer and on her own time is suing a West Virginia sheriff’s department for federal civil rights violations.
One of the President’s top economic advisers was in town Wednesday. United State Department of Commerce Secretary John Bryson said he’s excited about the economic growth happening right here in Pittsburgh.