Chlorine treatments meant …
Chlorine treatments meant to stop Legionnaires’ disease are eating away metal pipes across the VA Pittsburgh’s plumbing system.See more
An NFL investigation …
An NFL investigation released Wednesday said that New England Patriots employees likely deflated footballs used in the AFC Championship game.See more
A Fayette County …
A Fayette County man has gone big in his pursuit of an esoteric hobby — raising miniature horses.See more
Andrew McCutchen and …
Andrew McCutchen and the struggling Pirates again leave too many runners on base in a loss to the Reds at PNC Park.See more
Lenape Technical students …
Lenape Technical students turned on-the-job training into a good deed by working on the personal cars of first responders.See more
Police investigate report that Baldwin-Whitehall teacher struck studentBy Michael Hasch 7:18 p.m.
Whitehall police are investigating allegations that a Baldwin-Whitehall teacher struck a student Wednesday at the J.E. Harrison Middle …
Rossi: Not too early to go with KangBy Rob Rossi
Even while granting that a baseball club cannot be judged, let alone dismissed, as a …
Report: Germanwings crash co-pilot tried descent previouslyBy The Associated Press
PARIS — The co-pilot of Germanwings Flight 4525 appeared to practice a controlled descent on …
- Highmark to pay disputed claims filed by rival UPMC 7:24 p.m.
- Witness: Driver who caused fatal Route 28 accident ‘came out of nowhere’ 6:57 p.m.
- Police investigate report that Baldwin-Whitehall teacher struck student 7:18 p.m.
- Pittsburgh council favors security training bill, building owners threaten lawsuit 7:30 p.m.
Controller releases report on Allegheny County financesBy Aaron Aupperlee 5:39 p.m.
Allegheny County Controller Chelsa Wagner on Wednesday released a condensed version of the nearly 400-page Comprehensive Annual Financial Report. Wagner’s Popular Annual Financial Report, a 14-page booklet, details county revenue, expenses and operations with photos, graphs and tables. The report …
- Whooping cough cases confirmed in 2 Hempfield schools 5:30 p.m.
- Greensburg man’s rape trial proceeds after 6 years
- Greensburg opts for higher-paying stocks to fund police pension
- Gift to help Westmoreland County start drug court
- 6 vie for 5 board seats in Hempfield Area School District
Ligonier Township mourns K-9 officer killed in wrong-way crashBy Paul Peirce
As police and firefighters worked to save the life of Ligonier Township police Lt. Eric Eslary early Tuesday morning, the officer’s partner, a German shepherd named Blek, stood by him, …
- Stocks fall on weak jobs data, inflation worries, Yellen comments 7:24 p.m.
- EDMC to close quarter of its Art Institutes campuses 7:30 p.m.
- Most welcome, but some question plans for Beaver County cracker plant
- Weavertown Environmental’s female CEO doesn’t think in terms of gender
- Mylan to take buyout bid to Perrigo shareholders
Highmark to pay disputed claims filed by rival UPMCBy Alex Nixon and Adam Smeltz 7:24 p.m.
Highmark Inc. will pay UPMC for about 30,000 medical claims the insurer had disputed since the beginning of the year, Gov. Tom Wolf announced Wednesday, but the resolution didn’t end the bickering between the two companies over the issue. Highmark, …
- Nominees announced for Pittsburgh CLO Kelly awards 7:24 p.m.
- Capt. Wild Bill, Luke Wholey team up for seafood fundraiser in Pittsburgh
- High-school musical ‘Stars’ take over Palace Theatre in Greensburg
- New McCullough book celebrates Wright Brothers
- A&E notebook: River City Brass concerts to feature Fairey Band musician
- 2015 Allegheny County Summer Concert Series announced
Pittsburgh Wine Festival puts accent on social aspects of wineBy Bob Karlovits
Ray Isle hopes he can cork many of the fears that sometimes make wine-tasting sessions seem like gatherings of snobs. The wine editor of Food & Wine magazine says he …
- The Wine Cellar: Wines made by women offer Mother’s Day inspiration
- KitchenWise: Let Mom have her scrambled eggs her way
- Modern grooms getting more involved in wedding decisions
- Heinz History Center chooses honorees for annual awards dinner
Archives detail Pittsburghers who sailed on the LusitaniaBy Joe Wos
On May 1, 1915, the RMS Lusitania of the Cunard Line began a Trans-Atlantic journey from New York to Liverpool, England, that would hasten America’s entry into World War I …
- Want more political parties? Look at Britain first
- Wolf & unions: Leave home care workers alone
- Soaking the ‘rich’ won’t fix Social Security
- Obama’s Baltimore babble
- Return of the Reformicons
Killer cops or malicious prosecutor?By Pat Buchanan
Who killed Freddie Gray? According to Baltimore prosecutor Marilyn Mosby, Freddie was murdered in a conspiracy of six cops who imprisoned him in a police van and there assaulted and killed him. The killer was black officer Caesar Goodson, driver …