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Matt Stroud

U.S. Presbyterian Church rejects gay marriage proposal

Jul 06 2012

PITTSBURGH The U.S. Presbyterian Church on Friday narrowly rejected a proposal by same-sex marriage proponents for a constitutional change that would redefine marriage as a union between "two people," rather than between a woman and a man.

Presbyterian Church rejects gay marriage proposal

Jul 06 2012

PITTSBURGH The U.S. Presbyterian Church on Friday narrowly rejected a proposal by same-sex marriage proponents for a constitutional change that would redefine marriage as a union between "two people," rather than between a woman and a man.

U.S. Presbyterians, Episcopals debate gay ceremonies

Jun 29 2012

PITTSBURGH Two Protestant churches are set to review policies on same-sex marriages, as popular opinion moves toward favoring such unions and the growing number of states allowing them creates a dilemma for church leaders.

Pennsylvania lawmaker wins and loses on the same day

Apr 24 2012

HARRISBURG/WAYNESBURG, Pennsylvania One of Pennsylvania's most influential politicians was certain he would rack up another election victory on Tuesday, but any celebration was spoiled by a hefty prison term handed down earlier in the day.

Making the most of that shiny new HSA

Apr 19 2012

NEW YORK Health savings accounts have been around for almost a decade, but lately people have been snapping them up like they are milk and rock salt, and a big snow storm is brewing.

As weather gets biblical, insurers go missing

Apr 11 2012

PITTSBURGH As weather disasters strike with more frequency, homeowners first get hit with the destruction or total loss of property. Many are then hit with the unexpected loss of homeowners insurance policies as insurance companies re-evaluate their financial liabilities.

As weather gets biblical, insurers go missing

Apr 10 2012

PITTSBURGH As weather disasters strike with more frequency, homeowners first get hit with the destruction or total loss of property. Many are then hit with the unexpected loss of homeowners insurance policies as insurance companies re-evaluate their financial liabilities.

JetBlue co-pilot's neighbours not surprised at his composure

Apr 02 2012

SALEM, Ohio The day JetBlue co-pilot Jason Dowd guided a chaotic flight to safety while its screaming captain lay pinned by passengers on the cabin floor was more than just a day of quick thinking and calm under pressure.

JetBlue copilot's neighbors not surprised at his composure

Mar 30 2012

SALEM, Ohio The day JetBlue copilot Jason Dowd guided a chaotic flight to safety while its screaming captain lay pinned by passengers on the cabin floor was more than just a day of quick thinking and calm under pressure.

JetBlue copilot's neighbors not surprised at his composure

Mar 30 2012

SALEM, Ohio The day JetBlue copilot Jason Dowd guided a chaotic flight to safety while its screaming captain lay pinned by passengers on the cabin floor was more than just a day of quick thinking and calm under pressure.

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