Allegheny

C-17 squadron for 911th Airlift Wing included in Obama's budget

The Air Force is requesting $85 million to establish Moon's 911th Airlift Wing as the home of a new C-17 squadron in a move that ...

Feds indict Carrick man for overdose death

A federal grand jury Tuesday indicted a Carrick man for dealing a mixture of heroin and fentanyl that killed one person and injured another. The indictment ...

Woman robs pizza shop and gas station, demands cash and cigarettes

Armed robbery can be stressful: a woman who robbed a Dormont pizza shop and a Banksville gas station within 15 minutes Tuesday night, demanded a ...

Winter weather advisory extended through Thursday

The cold and snowy weather is here to stay. The Pittsburgh office of the National Weather Service has extended the winter weather advisory through Thursday morning ...

Expanded plans for apartment building raises concerns in Oakland

A Texas developer has expanded plans for an Oakland apartment building geared toward college students, raising concern among some neighborhood residents. Austin-based Campus Advantage received ...

Pittsburgh City Council considers giving park rangers OK to issue citations

Pittsburgh park rangers would be ambassadors with the ability to issue citations under legislation that City Council is considering. But Councilman Corey O'Connor and Department ...

UPMC to use genetic tests in heart patient regimen

One of the most common treatments to open clogged arteries is getting a high-tech enhancement at UPMC. Heart disease patients implanted with coronary stents will ...

Western Pennsylvania jumping with fish fries — check out the Trib's map

Friday fish fry events during Lent are expected to draw thousands of hungry customers from across Western Pennsylvania starting this week. Lent begins on Ash Wednesday ...

Teen charged in attack on Penn Hills student with cerebral palsy

Penn Hills police Tuesday charged a teen in the assault of a student with cerebral palsy, but the victim's mother said her son continues to ...

Trib parent company seeks confidentiality order on financials

The Tribune-Review's parent company asked an Allegheny County judge to issue a confidentiality order protecting "highly sensitive" financial information and "trade secrets" from disclosure, according ...

Pa. to chip in $3M a year for transfer of Wilkinsburg students

The Pennsylvania Department of Education will contribute $3 million annually to help cover costs associated with moving students from Wilkinsburg into one of Pittsburgh's lowest-performing ...

18-year-old charged with firing on workers at Lincoln-Lemington home, wounding 1

Police on Monday arrested an 18-year-old on charges he allegedly shot at three construction workers sent to winterize a vacant home in Lincoln-Lemington. Police haven't ...

Woman robs Dormont pizzeria, police seeking tips

Police are searching for a woman who robbed a Dormont pizzeria Tuesday night. The robbery happened about 8 p.m. at Jet's Pizza on Dormont Avenue, borough ...

Robber makes off with pizza and wings in Knoxville

Pittsburgh police are investigating a pizza delivery robbery in Knoxville. A delivery driver told police he was robbed about 5:35 p.m. Tuesday on Alice Street, Public ...

Pittsburgh City Council confirms new public safety director

Pittsburgh City Council on Tuesday unanimously confirmed retired FBI agent Wendell Hissrich as the city's public safety director. Hissrich, 53, a Forest Hills native and ...

Homestead man charged with kicking pregnant wife in stomach

A Homestead man repeatedly kicked his pregnant wife in the stomach and took her cellphone and Port Authority Connect card during a Downtown altercation Monday ...

Monroeville Council approves hiring of new municipal solicitor

Monroeville's longtime solicitor, Bruce Dice & Associates, has resigned and was replaced Tuesday by Monroeville Council with the Law Office of Robert J. Wratcher. Dice did ...

Wilkins shooting suspect has history of violence

Police on Tuesday continued to search for a Wilkins man accused of shooting his cousin and eluding police and SWAT officers. Timothy Chris Brown, 27, is ...

Springdale Township man pleads guilty to aggravated assault for shooting at ex-girlfriend

A Springdale Township man charged with attempted homicide for allegedly shooting at his ex-girlfriend and starting a standoff with police last February pleaded guilty to ...

2 Pa. residents diagnosed with Zika virus

Two Pennsylvania women who were diagnosed with Zika virus have recovered and pose no public threat, state health officials said Tuesday. The unidentified women recently traveled ...


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