Pine-Richland topped defending …
Pine-Richland topped defending champion Central Catholic, 21-13, at Heinz Field on Friday to clinch the WPIAL Class AAAA title.See more
A crowd showed …
A crowd showed up for the lighting of Pittsburgh’s Christmas tree today, kicking off the city’s annual Light-Up Night.See more
A tire broke …
A tire broke off from a southbound vehicle, flew over the jersey barrier and struck an oncoming vehicle today in Shaler.See more
A shooting at …
A shooting at an unlicensed bar injured a half-dozen people and police are trying to piece together the events.See more
Cooking students at …
Cooking students at West Shamokin and Ford City high schools are continuing a tradition of making a joint Thanksgiving feast this year.See more
Tire comes off, hits oncoming car, kills 1 on Route 28By Bobby Kerlik 6:50 p.m.
A tire from a southbound vehicle on Route 28 caused a fatal accident Friday morning …
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Pine-Richland tops defending champ Central Catholic to capture WPIAL titleBy Tribune-Review 6:57 p.m.
Quarterback Ben DiNucci caught, ran and threw a touchdown and the Pine-Richland defense limited Central …
Panel on Benghazi debunks theoriesBy The Associated Press 6:13 p.m.
WASHINGTON — A two-year investigation by the Republican-controlled House Intelligence Committee has found that the CIA and the …
- Tire comes off, hits oncoming car, kills 1 on Route 28 6:50 p.m.
- Former youth volunteer facing federal child pornography charges 6:57 p.m.
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- Pennsylvania Disciplinary Board suspends Downtown bankruptcy lawyer 4:30 p.m.
City Christmas tree lighting kicks off Light-Up Night festivitiesBy Bob Bauder
Three-year-old A.J. Mendoza kicked off Pittsburgh’s annual Light-Up Night on Friday with an official lighting of the city’s Christmas tree fronting the City-County Building, Downtown, at midday. Mendoza, accompanied by …
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Higher property taxes in Westmoreland County ruled out despite $15M budget gapBy Rich Cholodofsky
Westmoreland County commissioners said Thursday that there won’t be a property tax increase next year despite a projected deficit of $15 million. Commissioners revealed a preliminary $340 million budget for 2015 that anticipates declines in revenue and increases in proposed …
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Pennsylvania unemployment rate drops to six-year lowBy Chris Fleisher 7:02 p.m.
Pennsylvania’s unemployment rate sank to a six-year low in October as employers added 12,600 jobs. The unemployment rate fell three-tenths of a percentage point last month to 5.4 percent, the Department of Labor & Industry reported Friday. Total nonfarm jobs …
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- Friends recall director Mike Nichols as ‘greatest of the great’
- Carnegie Science Center adds Buhl Planetarium to railroad village
- Stage Right Theatre Company’s ‘Fiddler’ all about family, on, off stage
- Pittsburgh kicks off the holidays with Light Up Night
Author DeKok’s ‘Murder in the Stacks’ looks at Penn State student’s 1969 killingBy Rege Behe 6:51 p.m.
On the day after Thanksgiving in 1969, Betsy Aardsma, a 22-year-old graduate student, was stabbed and killed in Pattee Library on the campus of Penn State University. In her hometown …
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- Pittsburgh chef’s skills face test at Villeroy & Boch Culinary World Cup
The holiday season ushers in the gift of another layer of fashion — the coatBy JoAnne Klimovich Harrop 6:57 p.m.
Wrap yourself in warmth with a robe coat. This loose-fitting, belted coat creates a feminine look while keeping out the cold. “They are one of the biggest trends in coats,” …
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The moral case for fossil fuelsBy Alex Epstein
Is it good that Pennsylvania generates 61 percent of its electricity from fossil fuels? I’d wager that most of you would say no. So would many of the politicians and bureaucrats directing America’s energy policy. Earlier this month, President Obama …