Hamlet officially sworn in as Pittsburgh schools superintendent 

Hours after Anthony Hamlet took the oath of office Friday as Pittsburgh Public Schools superintendent, the district released an independent review that found the embattled ...

Pa. law will make cancer-fighting pill meds cheaper for patients

A new state law will make cancer treatment cheaper and easier for many patients by requiring health insurance plans to pay for anti-cancer pills the ...

Legionnaires' disease in cancer patient likely hospital-acquired

Allegheny General Hospital officials said Friday that a cancer patient most likely contracted Legionnaires' disease in the hospital, contradicting earlier information that the infection was ...

Murray Energy warns of up to 4,400 layoffs in September

Murray Energy Corp. is warning 4,400 of its 5,300 employees of potential layoffs in September as the coal company deals with a depressed market and ...

Two people injured when car goes over hillside in Allentown

A man and a woman were taken to the hospital Friday night after their car drove 20 feet over a hill in Allentown. The car ...

Indiana County woman contracts West Nile, first in state this year

An Indiana County woman tested positive for West Nile Virus, marking the first human case in Pennsylvania this year, state officials said Friday. "Detecting the first ...

Jury rejects self-defense claim, convicts Sheraden man of third-degree murder

Jay Morrison testified he was certain Harold Cabbagestalk intended to kidnap and murder him two-and-a-half years ago, but emphasized that he didn't mean to kill ...

Pennsylvania lawmakers leave town without plan to pay for $31.5B budget

HARRISBURG – Negotiations on how to pay for a $31.5 billion budget stalled Friday with lawmakers leaving town for the long holiday weekend. They could be ...

Pa. law will make cancer-fighting pill meds cheaper for patients

A new state law will make cancer treatment cheaper and easier for many patients by requiring health insurance plans to pay for anti-cancer pills the ...

Homewood branch of Carnegie Library to close for two weeks to repair a sewer line

The Homewood branch of the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh will close to the public on Tuesday, so crews to repair a sewer line. Work is ...

Murray Energy warns of up to 4,400 layoffs in September

Murray Energy Corp. is warning 4,400 of its 5,300 employees of potential layoffs in September as the coal company deals with a depressed market and ...

Federal judge's order against Pa. called 'huge win' for minor-party candidates

A federal judge in Philadelphia issued an order Friday that significantly reduces the number of signatures required for minor-party candidates to seek statewide office in ...

Hamlet officially sworn in as Pittsburgh schools superintendent 

Hours after Anthony Hamlet took the oath of office Friday as Pittsburgh Public Schools superintendent, the district released an independent review that found the embattled ...