Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2009

    Pro Football Player From Pompano Beach Weathers Hardship in Home

    Flickr: hbs34Tyrone Carter, celebrating the Steelers' 2009 Super Bowl victory over the Arizona Cardinals​Where do you start with the Tyrone Carter story? Probably in Pompano Beach, where he was one of five children in a three-bedroom home, raised by his grandmother because his parents had drug pr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2009

    Pittsburgh Cop-Killer Was Recent West Palm Resident

    The national media is piecing together the biography of Richard Andrew Poplawski, the Pittsburgh man who shot three cops dead Saturday. The incident, of course, started with an argument between Poplawski and his mother over a dog that pissed in the house. Today's Pittsburgh Post-Gazette has what loo ... More >>

  • News

    July 10, 2008


    A half-kilo of blow, machine-gun blasts, and a millionaire chiropractor. Does this make sense?

  • News

    April 17, 2003

    Murdered in Havana

    After the Catholic Church banished him, Cuba welcomed him. But the vibrant new life George Zirwas created for himself soon ended in tragic death.

  • News

    August 30, 2001

    Bad News

    Boca's hometown newspaper, once a paragon of journalism, has become a laughingstock