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Rally outside Sen. Pat Toomey's office in downtown Pittsburgh demands an end to the government shutdown

RALLY OUTSIDE SEN. PAT TOOMEY'S OFFICE IN DOWNTOWN PITTSBURGH DEMANDS AN END TO THE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

A demonstration against the ongoing government shutdown was held outside the Grant Building in downtown Pittsburgh, where Sen. Pat...

Dueling Senate bills aim to end shutdown in different ways

DUELING SENATE BILLS AIM TO END SHUTDOWN IN DIFFERENT WAYS

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., set up the two showdown votes for Thursday - a day before some 800,000 federal workers...

 
 
 
Senate Sets Votes On 2 Bills That Could End Shutdown - But Both Expected To Fail

SENATE SETS VOTES ON 2 BILLS THAT COULD END SHUTDOWN - BUT BOTH EXPECTED TO FAIL

Democrats say they won't accept Trump's offer of three-year protections for those under DACA and TPS in exchange for full-funding of...

Senate set to vote on 2 competing plans to end shutdown

SENATE SET TO VOTE ON 2 COMPETING PLANS TO END SHUTDOWN

Either proposal would need to hit the 60-vote threshold to advance on Thursday, a tall order in the narrowly divided Senate where Republicans...

 
 
 
The Great Google Hangouts Shutdown begins October 2019

THE GREAT GOOGLE HANGOUTS SHUTDOWN BEGINS OCTOBER 2019

Enlarge Google previously announced that its most popular messaging app, Google Hangouts, would be shutting down. In a post today on...

State Department calls off border security conference due to 'very limited funding' amid government shutdown

STATE DEPARTMENT CALLS OFF BORDER SECURITY CONFERENCE DUE TO 'VERY LIMITED FUNDING' AMID GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

The Department of State is postponing an international conference on border security and export control "due to the partial US government...

 
 
 
Nonprofit restaurant prepares meals for furloughed government workers

NONPROFIT RESTAURANT PREPARES MEALS FOR FURLOUGHED GOVERNMENT WORKERS

As the government shutdown closes in on one month, some local workers are struggling financially with even basic needs such as food.

Google Hangouts Will Merge With Chat And Meet Later This Year

GOOGLE HANGOUTS WILL MERGE WITH CHAT AND MEET LATER THIS YEAR

As some of you might have heard, a report from 2018 had suggested that Google would be looking to shutdown Hangouts Classic , where...

 
 
 
I adopted Welles in January 2009. He was the

I ADOPTED WELLES IN JANUARY 2009. HE WAS THE

I adopted Welles in January 2009. He was the opposite of outgoing - he was shutdown in the shelter, barely acknowledging me when I...

TSA workers hope for end to government shutdown

TSA WORKERS HOPE FOR END TO GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

Transportation Security Administration workers are continuing to feel the financial pinch caused by the longest federal government...

 
 
 
Family of 9 struggles to make ends meet during government shutdown

FAMILY OF 9 STRUGGLES TO MAKE ENDS MEET DURING GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

A struggling family is facing even greater financial obstacles due to the government shutdown.

FBI agents offer shocking warnings about the government shutdown's effect on US safety

FBI AGENTS OFFER SHOCKING WARNINGS ABOUT THE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN'S EFFECT ON US SAFETY

The FBI Agents Association, which represents almost all active FBI agents, is calling for an end of the partial government shutdown,...

 
 
 
White House Moves Forward With State Of The Union Plans

WHITE HOUSE MOVES FORWARD WITH STATE OF THE UNION PLANS

It's unclear whether House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will allow the president to address Congress amid the government shutdown. Trump was...

Alabama Church Gives $16,500 In Grocery Gift Cards To Furloughed Federal Workers

ALABAMA CHURCH GIVES $16,500 IN GROCERY GIFT CARDS TO FURLOUGHED FEDERAL WORKERS

The First Baptist Church of Huntsville handed out over 300 Publix gift cards to federal employees affected by the partial government...

 
 
 
Here's what you missed this weekend: backlash continues from BuzzFeed report on Trump and Cohen, clash at DC march develops, Cardi B dives back into politics

HERE'S WHAT YOU MISSED THIS WEEKEND: BACKLASH CONTINUES FROM BUZZFEED REPORT ON TRUMP AND COHEN, CLASH AT DC MARCH DEVELOPS, CARDI B DIVES BACK INTO POLITICS

The partial shutdown of the federal government entered its fifth week. Though much of America took a break to celebrate Martin Luther...

Shutdown Could Soon Exceed Cost Of Border Wall

SHUTDOWN COULD SOON EXCEED COST OF BORDER WALL

The government shutdown - the longest in U.S. history - is estimated in 31 days to have cost the American economy almost as much as...

 
 
 
Food Bank Providing Emergency Boxes to Federal Workers Impacted by Partial Government Shutdown

FOOD BANK PROVIDING EMERGENCY BOXES TO FEDERAL WORKERS IMPACTED BY PARTIAL GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

The Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank is giving emergency boxes to those affected by the government shutdown

5 ways the government shutdown is impacting U.S. cybersecurity

5 WAYS THE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN IS IMPACTING U.S. CYBERSECURITY

Security professionals working for either private companies or government agencies will need to be vigilant while the shutdown continues.

 
 
 
GoFundMe Raises Money For Gov't Workers During Shutdown

GOFUNDME RAISES MONEY FOR GOV'T WORKERS DURING SHUTDOWN

The government shutdown officially turns one month old tomorrow, but hundreds of thousands of furloughed employees surely won't be...

Shutdown goes on as Trump offer doesn't budge Democrats

SHUTDOWN GOES ON AS TRUMP OFFER DOESN'T BUDGE DEMOCRATS

WASHINGTON - Thirty-one days into the partial government shutdown, Democrats and Republicans appeared no closer to ending the impasse...