Allegheny

Wolf takes budget plan on road: 1st stop, Clairton

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf on Wednesday responded to the state GOP's criticism of his budget proposal for next year and the party's accusation that he ...

Plum superintendent notes improvements, work to be done

In the year since police arrested a Plum High School science teacher, accusing him of having sex with a student, school officials have taken some ...

In Pittsburgh visit, NAACP leader urges equity in health care

Health care in America needs to be more equitable, the head of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People said Wednesday during a ...

Songbook discovered in Pitt's archives likely to lead to $14M 'Happy Birthday' settlement

A tentative settlement in a court case in which a key piece of evidence was found in the University of Pittsburgh's archives allows those who ...

Pittsburgh police sergeant accused of using excessive force set to be fired

Pittsburgh's police chief is firing a police sergeant accused of using excessive force when he punched a teen during an arrest caught on video at ...

Plum school officials discuss potential safety coordinator role

Members of the Plum Borough School District's Safe & Supportive Schools Committee and its steering committee met Wednesday night to continue discussion on the proposed ...

New housing found for all but 9 forced out of East Liberty apartments

Pittsburgh has yet to find new housing for nine residents — down from a total 115 — of a rent-controlled East Liberty apartment building before ...

Mt. Washington SWAT standoff ends with man in custody

A man was taken into custody Wednesday night after a SWAT standoff in Mt. Washington, according to Public Safety spokeswoman Emily Schaffer. Police were called ...

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 ...

Shaler domestic violence shelter drops lawsuit against Allegheny County

A North Hills domestic violence shelter is dropping the lawsuit it lodged against Allegheny County's Department of Human Services over a dispute that jeopardized half ...

Woman sought in Dormont, Banksville armed robberies

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 ...

Carrick man indicted in fatal overdose

A federal grand jury on Tuesday indicted a Carrick man on charges of dealing a mixture of heroin and fentanyl that killed one person and ...

Judge stays own order on Trib financials

The Tribune-Review's parent company on Wednesday won a temporary reprieve from a court order requiring it to give 24 years of financial information to the ...

Newsmaker: Charlene Newkirk

Noteworthy: Newkirk pursued and coordinated a grant proposal that secured $25,000 from the Jefferson Regional Foundation to fund a food pantry program for Community College ...

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 ...

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 ...


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