Tom Corbett

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 The construction site of Royal Dutch Shell’s new plant, which  will produce more than a million tons of plastic, in the form of tiny pellets. Many in the Pittsburgh area see it as an economic engine, but others worry about the long-term harm. Photograph: The New York Times

The 386-acre property looks like a giant Lego set rising from the banks of the Ohio River. It is one of the largest active construction projects in th(...)

Pope Francis celebrates Mass at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Photograph: Mark Makela/Reuters

Pope Francis landed in Philadelphia on the final stop of his tour of the United States, calling for a more active role for women and the laity in t(...)

Pupils and parents are reunited following a mass stabbing yesterday at Franklin Regional Senior High School in Murrysville, a suburb of Pittsburgh, by a student in which 20 students and staff were injured. Photograph: Vincent Pugliese/EPA

An American teenager is in police custody after going on a s(...)