Funding Included For C-17 Squadron At 911th Airlift WingThe budget sent by President Obama to Congress on Tuesday includes $85 million to establish a squadron of C-17 carbon planes at a western Pennsylvania Air Force base.
Experts Say Deteriorating Locks And Dams Inviting DisasterThey're old, rusty and deteriorating -- some like Montgomery Dam in Monaca should have been replaced decades ago.
Politicians, Doctors Team Up To Prepare For EbolaAs the nation grapples with Ebola, Sen. Bob Casey teamed up with doctors and specialists from UPMC Presbyterian Hospital Friday morning to discuss how prepared we are.
Sen. Casey Calls For Sexual Assault Prevention At ConferenceA disturbing number of female students will be victims of sexual assault or attempted sexual assault this year. Now, Sen. Bob Casey is calling for action on campuses.
Feds Issue Tighter Regulations For Trains Hauling Highly-Flammable CrudeMore and more, trains with older, puncture-prone tanker cars are hauling highly-flammable crude and liquefied petroleum though our area, like in Downtown Pittsburgh and in Carnegie.
Rendell Calls McCord Campaign Ad 'One Of The Worst' Two of Pennsylvania's most influential Democrats on Saturday strongly criticized a TV ad run by fellow Democrat Rob McCord in his campaign for governor.
Sen. Casey Demands Clean-Up At Parks Twp. Nuclear DumpDecades ago, hundreds -- perhaps thousands -- of barrels of nuclear waste were buried on a 44-acre site in Parks Township, Armstrong County.
Sen. Casey Continuing Fight To Save 911th Airlift WingSen. Bob Casey continues to fight to protect the 911th Airlift Wing in Moon Township.
Lawmakers Getting Earful From Constituents After ShutdownLawmakers ended the government shutdown earlier this week with a last minute deal, but it could all happen again early next year if a long-term deal isn't reached.
Rep. Rothfus Optimistic Parties Will Come Together After Ending ShutdownIn sure sign the government shutdown is over, the doors to the popular Air and Space Museum were back open again Thursday afternoon.
Congress Approves Bill To End Government Shutdown, Avoid DefaultCongress has passed legislation to reopen the partially-shuttered federal government and avert a potentially disastrous default on U.S. obligations, clearing the measure for President Barack Obama's promised signature.
Senators Casey, Toomey Frustrated By StalemateFrustration seems to be more common in Washington than the ability to reach a bipartisan deal across party lines.