Allegheny

Pittsburgh police chief McLay to answer questions about convention speech

Pittsburgh police Chief Cameron McLay plans to address questions Wednesday afternoon regarding his remarks at the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday night, officials said. McLay will ...

UPMC, others to pay government $2.5 million in Medicare billing case

UPMC and three related entities have agreed to pay the United States $2.5 million to partly settle a 2012 lawsuit claiming they deliberately overbilled federal ...

Pa. attorney general sues owner of Robinson mobile home park

The owner of a mobile home park in Robinson failed to tell residents that he owed them thousands of dollars under state law when he ...

Man shot in face while driving in Homewood North

A man shot in the face Tuesday night in Pittsburgh's Homewood North neighborhood remains in stable condition Wednesday morning, according to police. The 58-year-old man was ...

2 shot during Allegheny Center home invasion

Three gunmen forced their way into a home in Allegheny Center early Wednesday where at least six people— including a toddler — were inside, according ...

Homicide charges filed in fatal shooting of girl, 6, in Knoxville

A 19-year-old Carrick man was charged with criminal homicide late Tuesday, according to court records, in connection with the shooting death of a 6-year-old girl ...

RIDC fills in city on plans for former Hazelwood mill site

The Regional Industrial Development Corp. of Southwestern Pennsylvania is planning a three-phase process to develop a "building within a building" at a former Hazelwood steel ...

At DNC, Pittsburgh police chief urges communities, police to unite 

Police officers have "the hardest job in this nation," Pittsburgh Police Chief Cameron McLay told the nation Tuesday during a prime time speech before the ...

West Mifflin road now open

Route 837 in West Mifflin is now open to traffic after downed wires closed it for a time Wednesday morning. Traffic was blocked between Herman Avenue ...

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. designed to 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 ...

Clinton bus tour to stop in Pittsburgh on Saturday

Clinton, Kaine plan stop in city Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and her running mate, Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine, will stop in Pittsburgh on Saturday ...

Researchers who set up Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center ready to hand reins to next generation

Their work has been part and parcel of numerous scientific studies and research breakthroughs over the past three decades. Now the particle physicists who founded the ...

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 to address violence as a public-heatlh problem. Heinz Endowments awarded the grant so the department can ...

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 ...

Man killed in motorcycle crash in Wilkinsburg identified

Authorities identified a man killed in a motorcycle crash on the Parkway East as Charles R. Black, 63, of Pittsburgh. The crash happened at about 2 ...

Resentencing for 2010 shootings nets former Forest Hills man same prison 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 Tuesday in their Stadium Street home in Sheraden when ...


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