Pennsylvania Among States Suing Over Rule Allowing Clinicians To Refuse AbortionsThe rule would let health care clinicians object to providing abortions and other services that conflict with their moral or religious beliefs.
How The Partial Government Shutdown Is Playing Out And What To Expect As It ContinuesA partial government shutdown remains in effect after funding expired for roughly a quarter of the federal government when the clock struck midnight on Saturday.
National Christmas Tree Site Reopens During Federal Government ShutdownThe National Park Foundation announced on Monday that the site of the National Christmas Tree in Washington was reopening after a brief closure tied to the government shutdown.
Armstrong Co. Residents Voice Concerns Over Nuclear Waste Site CleanupIt’s one of the largest nuclear waste dumps in the country – and the federal government is spending more than $400 million to clean it up.
14,000 Draft Notices Sent To Pa. Men Born In 1800sNo, the United States isn't trying to build a military force of centenarians.
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.
Pittsburgh Diocese: Birth Control Mandate 'Historic'The Roman Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh say the federal government is trying to remove First Amendment religious protections from church-related schools and charities "for the first time in history" by mandating contraception and abortion coverage for employees.
Pittsburgh Diocese Sues Over Contraceptive Coverage In Health PlansThe Roman Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh on Tuesday again sued the federal government seeking to overturn a looming requirement that employers offer contraceptive coverage in employee health plans.
US And American Airlines Vow To Fight Merger BlockExecutives of US Airways and American Airlines are vowing to fight a move by the Federal Government to block their merger.