Allegheny

Pittsburgh mayor: Police union president plays politics with OT complaint

Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto fired back at the police union Thursday, accusing its president of "playing political games" by threatening to file an unfair labor ...

Port Authority adopts new fare structure; no free buses, no zones, no cash on trains

Port Authority of Allegheny County plans to eliminate free bus rides in Downtown, charge for ConnectCards and make all riders pay at the start of ...

Coffee shop at CMU closed for cleaning after students sickened

Coffee shop La Prima Espresso closed its Carnegie Mellon University location Friday for a "thorough cleaning" because at least 15 students became ill after eating ...

Pittsburgh oversight agency tabs ex-Franklin Park mayor as interim leader

He's been a Democrat and a Republican, a mayor and a fire chief, and he's comfortable in industry and academia. Now Gordon Reynolds "Renny" Clark may ...

Duquesne University employee faces child porn charges

A Duquesne University employee has been charged with possessing and distributing child pornography. Charles Bibbs-Blackwell, 40, of Bloomfield was charged Wednesday after investigators with the state ...

Penn Hills gets audit results

Penn Hills School District leaders on Thursday received a draft report of an audit aimed at addressing financial problems that led to the district borrowing ...

No one injured by fire in Downtown parking garage

No one was injured when a car fire involving several vehicles broke out Thursday on the fourth floor of a Downtown parking garage, a city ...

Music gives lift to Pittsburgh International Airport travelers

The roar of takeoffs and landings at Pittsburgh International Airport periodically will be accompanied by rhythms of a different sort. The Allegheny County Airport Authority on ...

Crime Stoppers offers reward for tips regarding elderly North Braddock woman's death

Pittsburgh Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction in the death of 92-year-old Amelia Roman, who was ...

Man shows up for hearing, arrested a second time for possessing child pornography

A Verona man was arrested a second time for possessing child pornography when he showed up Wednesday for a hearing in Family Court, authorities said. According ...

Lawsuit alleges PennDOT workers weren't paid for moving vehicles, equipment

PennDOT's District 11 has regularly required some of its Allegheny County employees to work off the clock while transporting vehicles and equipment between storage facilities ...

Defense raises issue of different shooter in death of unborn child

While DaRae Delgado lay in her hospital room recovering from the gunshot wound that killed her unborn baby, family members were getting phone calls and ...

Burgettstown shooting victim dies in hospital

A man shot in Burgettstown Wednesday night has died in a Pittsburgh hospital. Brian Wilbert, 38, of Pittsburgh was shot just after 9 p.m. on Hillcrest ...

Allegheny County extends property tax deadline by 2 days

Allegheny County property owners will have two extra days to pay their property taxes without incurring late fees or interest. County Treasurer John Weinstein extended ...

Newsmaker: Nathan Bruce

Noteworthy: On April 4th, Bruce received the Sailor of the Day award for his superior work ethic and dedication to the mission while serving aboard ...

Police claim Pittsburgh Marathon work violates labor accord

Pittsburgh is forcing police officers to work overtime Sunday at the Pittsburgh Marathon even though it violates the terms of a labor contract, the head ...

East End shelter upgrade expected to begin in June

An upcoming $11 million renovation to the Women's Center and Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh will improve security and enhance capacity at the East End haven ...

North Allegheny, Ligonier Valley students earn $5,000 scholarships

Two area high school seniors learned Wednesday night they each will receive $5,000 scholarships for exceptional academic achievement. Grace Jin of North Allegheny Senior High School ...

Sensors to aid air monitoring near natural gas compressors in Pa.'s rural areas

With the help of a federal grant, the state Department of Environmental Protection plans to ramp up its efforts to monitor air quality near natural ...

Teen who was wounded, lost unborn baby in Duquesne shooting testifies

DaRae Delgado answered a knock at her door and saw a hand on the window, then nothing in the early morning dark as she opened ...


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