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Great Racers run to save man's life during Pittsburgh event

Jennifer McDermott-Grubb's finish time of 1 hour and 33 minutes in the Great Race may seem a little on the slow side, but not for ...

Plum reinstates superintendent placed on leave after teacher sex scandal

Timothy Glasspool will return as superintendent of Plum Schools four months after he was placed on paid, administrative leave in the wake of a teacher ...

Connellsville homes, lives being rebuilt month after flood

It's like a ghost town in the Connellsville neighborhood where Chad Burnsworth lives. Some of the homes, ravaged by flash flooding one month ago, sit hauntingly ...

Weight-limit violators reported on Liberty Bridge; $10,000 penalty if caught

Multiple vehicles weighing more than the Liberty Bridge's new, reduced weight limit have crossed the span, and reports of the violations had officials pledging to ...

Trib announces expansion in some markets, going all-digital in Pittsburgh

Trib Total Media announced Wednesday a broad-based restructuring plan that will re-emphasize local news in its key markets while moving toward the future with its ...

Plum reinstates superintendent placed on leave after teacher sex scandal

Timothy Glasspool will return as superintendent of Plum Schools four months after he was placed on paid, administrative leave in the wake of a teacher ...

Part-time McKeesport officer booted after social media post used derogatory term

A part-time McKeesport police officer has been fired over a social media post that included a racial slur, city officials said. The post appeared Tuesday ...

Man struck by train, killed on tracks near Latrobe

A Latrobe-area man was struck and killed by a freight train Tuesday afternoon on railroad tracks in Derry Township, according to the Westmoreland County coroner's ...

Weight-limit violators reported on Liberty Bridge; $10,000 penalty if caught

Multiple vehicles weighing more than the Liberty Bridge's new, reduced weight limit have crossed the span, and reports of the violations had officials pledging to ...

Shimon Peres, a founder of Israel, dies at 93

Shimon Peres, an Israeli statesman who helped build his country into a nuclear-armed regional military power, shared a Nobel Peace Prize for laying out a ...

Obstruction charge against Pittsburgh police sergeant will go to trial, judge rules

A jury will have to decide whether former Pittsburgh police Sgt. Stephen Matakovich obstructed a federal investigation into his actions, a U.S District Court judge ...

Trial goes on without Wilkinsburg homicide suspect

Lincoln Levys wasn't present for the start of his jury trial Tuesday on charges that he killed his 5-week-old daughter and abused two other children ...

Plum motorcycle rider dies; accident occurred in May

A Plum man died Saturday from injuries he suffered in a May motorcycle crash in New Kensington, according to the Allegheny County Medical Examiner's Office. Russell ...