Politics

Clinton, Trump spar fiercely over taxes, race, terror

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. — In a combative opening debate, Hillary Clinton emphatically denounced Donald Trump Monday night for keeping his personal tax returns and business dealings ...

Liberty Bridge open again, but with a 9-ton limit on vehicles

Cars crossed the Liberty Bridge on Monday for the first time since a fire hot enough to warp steel closed — and nearly collapsed — ...

Latrobe left with warmth of the benevolence of hometown hero Palmer

The glow just seemed to rub off, and pro golf legend Arnold Palmer shared it generously. An airport, a hospital, a cancer treatment center, a high ...

National report calls for better resources for caregivers

Like many family members who start to care for an aging relative, Janet Lore learned as she went. Lore, 65, of Irwin, started caring for her ...

Monessen man in jail on charges related to Charleroi shooting

A Washington County judge on Monday set bail at $300,000 for a man charged in a shooting that wounded two people Sunday night in Charleroi. Police ...

Violent crime up nationally, but reported down in Pittsburgh, FBI says

Violent crime rose nationwide but dropped substantially in Pittsburgh between 2014 and 2015, according to crime data collected and released Monday by the FBI. The nearly ...

Plum school board session moved to junior high

An internal investigative report on current and former Plum school employees mentioned in a grand jury probe has led the school board to move ...

Liberty Bridge open again, but with a 9-ton limit on vehicles

Cars crossed the Liberty Bridge on Monday for the first time since a fire hot enough to warp steel closed — and nearly collapsed — ...

2 men found guilty in deadly West End home invasion

An Allegheny County jury on Monday found two men guilty of killing a West End man during a 2014 home invasion set up by the ...

Attorney killed in Brackenridge motorcycle accident

A Brackenridge attorney died Sunday when his motorcycle collided with a car in Brackenridge. James Paz, 55, died about 5:30 p.m. Sunday in Allegheny General ...

6 shot, 3 others hurt in Houston neighborhood; gunman dead

HOUSTON — Nine people were shot and wounded, one critically, in a Houston neighborhood Monday morning by a lawyer who had issues with his law ...

Arnold Palmer, Latrobe legend who reshaped golf, dies at 87

Arnold Palmer, a seven-time major champion who from a humble upbringing in Latrobe transformed professional golf with his charisma and daring style, died Sunday at ...

Michelle Obama to stump for Clinton on Wednesday in Pittsburgh

First Lady Michelle Obama will campaign Wednesday in Pittsburgh for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton. Obama is scheduled to speak at 3:30 p.m. at the University ...