Allegheny

Funding finalized for plan to build park across I-579 Downtown

A $19 million federal grant will allow Pittsburgh to build a connection between the Lower Hill District and Downtown that is essential to redeveloping one ...

Night Out events in Western Pa. draw communities, police closer

Neighborhoods across Pittsburgh plan to bring residents and police together next week for National Night Out, an annual event that began with residents leaving their ...

NIH grants Pitt $62.3 million to promote research

The National Institutes of Health is giving $62.3 million to the University of Pittsburgh Clinical and Translational Science Institute to promote research that aims to ...

Allegheny County gets $500K grant to tackle violence as public-health issue

The Allegheny County Health Department has received a $500,000 grant that will focus on addressing violence as a public-heatlh problem. Heinz Endowments awarded the grant so ...

Pittsburgh police nab North Side man accused in Marshall-Shadeland shooting

A suspect who Pittsburgh police say shot another man in the North Side in May was arrested after officers deployed a Taser during a chase ...

Suspect in McKeesport home invasion surrenders

A man accused of shooting a woman in the face and grazing a man in the hip during a home invasion in McKeesport surrendered to ...

Resentencing gets former Forest Hills man convicted for attempted murder same total time

A former Forest Hills resident won't get out of jail early despite winning a resentencing from the Pennsylvania Superior Court on his 2011 conviction for ...

Sheraden SWAT call ends with frightened neighbors, no arrest

Daria Campbell didn't expect to wake up to assault rifles. Campbell and her boyfriend were sleeping in their Stadium Street home in Pittsburgh's Sheraden neighborhood ...

Dump truck driver crashes through FBI Pittsburgh security gate

An Ohio man is in police custody after ramming his dump truck through a security gate at the FBI Pittsburgh's South Side headquarters. Pittsburgh police ...

'These dogs had no chance' prosecutor says at Beechview woman's sentencing

The worst part about the four dogs found starved to death in a Pittsburgh Beechview basement wasn't their locked cages, or the bits of fur ...

Clinton bus tour to stop in Pittsburgh on Saturday

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and her running mate, Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine, will stop in Pittsburgh on Saturday as part of a post-convention ...

2 injured by shooting in Pittsburgh's Homewood South neighborhood

A shooting late Monday night injured two people in Pittsburgh's Homewood South neighborhood, according to police. Police responded just after 11 p.m. to a home on ...

2 children die in Marshall-Shadeland house fire

David Jones shook his head in grief-stricken shock, his face drenched in sweat and raised hands trembling as he watched firefighters hose down the charred ...

Pittsburgh police union vows to appeal arbitrator's contract

Pittsburgh's police union, which requested arbitration in 2014 because contract negotiations with the city stalled, vowed Monday to appeal terms of an arbitration panel's four-year ...

Perseid Meteor Shower to light up Western Pa. sky

Every summer, the Earth passes through the trail of rock and dust left by Comet Swift-Tuttle. Earth's gravity pulls the fragments, which burn up as they ...

Braddock mayor assumes role of uniter for Democratic Party

PHILADELPHIA — Braddock Mayor John Fetterman is a big attraction at events surrounding this week's Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. "OH MY GOD. Are you ...

Pittsburgh recipient marks 35 years with donated liver

When Thomas Burke found out he needed a liver transplant in the early 1980s, he figured it was "no big deal." The conversation began in Pittsburgh ...

Feds may investigate plane fire at Allegheny County Airport

Federal Aviation Administration officials will investigate a plane fire that burned a pilot and shut down Allegheny County Airport in West Mifflin for more than ...

Pittsburgh plans to post building permits and code violations online

Pittsburgh is planning to make building permits and property code violations publicly available online in real time using an easy-to-navigate interactive map, the mayor's office ...

2 men involved in North Braddock drug deal shootout plead guilty to other charges

Two men arrested for a shooting that left one man dead and two injured in North Braddock pleaded guilty Monday to other charges and were ...


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