By now you've heard: President Donald Trump invoked the city of Pittsburgh to justify withdrawing the U.S. from the Paris climate agreement Thursday. And Mayor Bill Peduto was swift with his response saying Hillary Clinton "received 80% of the vote in Pittsburgh.” Peduto repeated the stat and said "nearly 80 percent" several times Thursday, too. But did Clinton win the city by that much? Find out what the Politifact Truth-o-Meter has to say.
Former Penn State President Graham Spanier will spend at least two months in jail followed by two more months on house arrest for endangering children by failing to report Jerry Sandusky, Philly.com reported. He's also required to pay a $7,500 fine and do 200 hours of community service. Ex-athletic director Gary Schultz and former VP Tim Curley were also sentenced — to two and three months in jail, respectively, and both jail terms are to be followed by house arrest. “Why no one made a phone call to police … is beyond me," the judge said.
OK, we're not saying you should do this. In fact, it's a bad idea. But what if — just for fun — we gave you a list of all the things Penguins fans could throw on the ice in Nashville? First idea: Fries. Even better — fries wrapped around a catfish. Let the people of Nashville know how they should be eating those things. Want more ideas? Keep reading.
|What||Celebrate all things Irish through music, food and dancing at the 27th annual Celtic Celebration. Other activities include an intro into Irish genealogy, cultural Hedge school, and a chance to hang out with Irish pups, such as setters, wolfhounds.|
|Where||Riverplex at Sandcastle at 1000 Sandcastle Dr. (West Homestead)|
|When||September 8, 2017 at 4:00 pm to September 10, 2017 at 5:00 pm|
|How much||Ticket prices vary|
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|What||Meet at the Color Park along the South Side bike trail for an hour-long yoga class, then instructors will lead the group on a bike ride to Studio AM in Homestead for a brunch of pancakes, french toast and more. (You can drive there if you want.)|
|Where||Color Park at 1 S. Sixth St. (South Side)|
|When||June 3, 2017 at 9:30 am|
|What||No matter your skill level, it's a women/girls-only weekend of learning about mountain biking and BMX. Go for the day, or you can sign up for the whole weekend, and go Sunday, too.|
|Where||The Wheel Mill at 6815 Hamilton Ave. (Homewood)|
|When||June 3, 2017 at 10:00 am to 4:00 pm|
|How much||$50 Saturday | $80 for the weekend|
|What||Learn about artillery and other trades from the 18th century. The Fort Pitt Museum cannon crew will fire its replica British six-pounder cannon at 1:30, 3 and 4:30 p.m., weather permitting.|
|Where||Fort Pitt Museum at 601 Commonwealth Place (Downtown)|
|When||June 3, 2017 at 11:00 am to 4:00 pm|
|What||It's pizza, plus crafts, beer, music and more pizza. While you're taste testing, shop the I Made It! Market. One pizza will be crowned the "Best Pizza in the 'Burgh!"|
|Where||Bakery Square at 6425 Penn Ave. (Larimer)|
|When||June 3, 2017 at 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm|
|What||Travel back to the '90s starting with grunge, punk, alternative rock and ska at the beginning of the night. Then stick around for hip-hop, R&B, pop, house and bass.|
|Where||Belvederes Ultra-Dive at 4016 Butler Street (Lawrenceville)|
|When||June 3, 2017 at 9:00 pm to 2:00 am|