State Rep. Ed Gainey speaks out on recent teen shooting deaths in Pittsburgh’s Black Community (VIDEO)
Steelers defeat Colts! Now it’s time to battle the Tennessee Titans, Nov. 16! The Courier’s Brian Cook reports…
Steelers hold off the Detroit Lions, 20-15! Hear Big Ben, Shazier, and Dupree, as Brian Cook reports..
Steelers beat the Bengals, 29-14! Hear from Mike MItchell, T.J. Watt, and more, as Brian Cook reports…
Steelers Martavis Bryant, Bud Dupree, Pouncey and more talk about 26-9 win over Vikings, as Brian Cook reports…
Early in the morning on Nov. 18, dozens of young ladies gathered at the Holiday Inn in Monroeville for Beauty,…
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger’s record-setting day finished with a carry just as valuable as any of the franchise-record 66 passes he threw. As the Pittsburgh Steelers poured onto the Heinz Field turf to celebrate a frantic 39-38 victory over Baltimore that wrapped up their third AFC North title in four years, Roethlisberger grabbed the […]
PITTSBURGH (AP) — West Virginia coach Bob Huggins made it a point to schedule back-to-back games against No. 15 Virginia and Pittsburgh to give the 18th-ranked Mountaineers a taste of what awaits when Big 12 play begins in three weeks. “I was trying to prepare them and we flunked that test,” Huggins said. Well, maybe […]
Former Democratic Congressman Harold Ford Jr. has been fired from Morgan Stanley after a human resources probe revealed harassment allegations against him.
HBCU students are no longer easy, dependable votes for the Democratic Party, as their low turnout rate in 2016 illustrates.
Cyber schooling was not among my top choices for the dream high school experience. It was the last resort after my mother and I discovered we could not afford to return to Orlando, Florida, and it was too late to enroll in Pittsburgh-area schools. I immediately despised the idea of being alone in the […]
This month, the “Take Charge of Your Health Today” page focuses on a new area of research—precision medicine. Jennifer R. Jones, MPH, CTSI community engagement senior coordinator, and Esther L. Bush, president and CEO of the Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh, discussed this topic. JJ: Good morning, Ms. Bush. Today we’re discussing an exciting new […]
Doctors have always recognized that every patient is unique, and doctors have always tried to tailor their treatments as best they can to individuals. You can match a blood transfusion to a blood type—that was an important discovery. What if matching a cancer cure to our genetic code was just as easy, just as standard? […]
The Black public’s inclination to support or defend Black political leaders has given way to disenchantment that seemed to persist up until the present.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Simeon Booker, a trail-blazing African-American journalist and the first full-time Black reporter at The Washington Post, died Sunday at the age of 99. Booker died at an assisted-living community in Solomons, Maryland, according to a Post obituary, citing his wife Carol. He had recently been hospitalized for pneumonia. Booker served for […]
Poor planning and execution caused the preventable deaths in October of eight soldiers in Niger, including Sgt. LaDavid Johnson.
(Part two of a series) To read the first part of the Courier’s special series on Erv Dyer’s upcoming trip…