Pot Activists Smoke Outside The White House Activists smoked marijuana outside the White House to send their message that the drug shouldn't be considered dangerous.
Federal Funds To Aid Layoff-Hit Appalachian Coal CommunitiesAppalachian coal communities hit hard by layoffs will get $65.8 million in federal funding to help them diversify their economies, create new jobs and retrain workers.
Pittsburgh Mayor, Bishop In Audience As Pope Visits Washington, D.C.Jumping into the issues of the day, Pope Francis opened his visit to the United States with a strong call Wednesday for action to combat climate change.
Bishop Zubik: Atmosphere 'Electric' Around Pope FrancisBishop David Zubik joined the "KDKA Morning News" live from the south lawn of the White House Wednesday morning in anticipation of the pope’s first address since arriving in the United States.
Local Girl Invited To White House’s Kids’ State DinnerIt was a big day for a young girl from Ross Township.
Many Worried After Computer Glitches Interrupt NYSE, Travel, NewsFirst, United Airlines, then the New York Stock Exchange, and then the Wall Street Journal; travel, money and news were all interrupted Wednesday by computer glitches.
White House Announces 3D Ornament Design WinnersIn October the White House launched a 3D Printed Ornament Challenge for the holiday season.
Local Author Sheds New Light On Heroism Of Flight 93 PassengersThe National Park Service will provide a tour of the visitor center being built at the Flight 93 National Memorial on the eve of the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.
Your City Guide to Washington D.C.Refer to this guide to the best dining, lodging and attractions in Washington D.C.
Pres. Obama To Focus On "Make It In America" On Tuesday's Pittsburgh TripPresident Obama is making his third trip to Pittsburgh this year alone.
Best Historic Vacations In The USThe early colonial settlements along the Eastern seaboard, including Boston, Charleston, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, DC, are among the best places for an historic vacation in the US.
More Than 81K Sign Up In Pa. For InsuranceGovernment figures released Monday show that more than 81,000 Pennsylvanians have enrolled under the federal health care law, a sharp increase from the 11,800 who were signed up at the end of November.