Allegheny

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

8 passengers injured in Port Authority bus crash in Squirrel Hill

Eight passengers suffered minor injuries in a Port Authority bus crash Monday in Pittsburgh's Squirrel Hill neighborhood, a spokesman said. An inbound 61C bus rear-ended another ...

As more pedal, bicyclists' injuries on rise on Pittsburgh streets

Reported motor vehicle/bicycle crashes in Pittsburgh increased annually in the past five years, even as officials dedicated more public money to improve biking infrastructure. The ...

ACLU wants to review W.Va. police shooting of McKees Rocks man

WEIRTON, W.Va. — West Virginia's chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union is seeking documents related to the death of a 23-year-old black man from ...

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 ...

Penn Hills woman pleads no contest in fatal stabbing

A Penn Hills woman will spend 11 1/2 to 23 months in prison for fatally stabbing a man with a kitchen knife in a Braddock ...

Newsmaker: Diwakar Davar, MD

Noteworthy: The American Society of Clinical Oncology is recognizing Davar with a Young Investigator Award, which includes $50,000 to fund his research into melanoma, a ...

500 K-5 students given the opportunity to load up on school supplies

Sweltering temperatures didn't hamper Tamiah Williams' spirit as she picked out a new pink winter coat at the Kingsley Center in Larimer on Sunday morning. Of ...

RIDC's plans to convert Hazelwood steel mill site advance

The Regional Industrial Development Corp. is wasting little time on an $80 million plan to convert a large building left over from LTV's former Hazelwood ...

Forest Hills man killed in motorcycle accident

A 63-year-old Forest Hills man was killed Sunday in a motorcycle accident on the Parkway East near Wilkinsburg. The crash happened at about 2 p.m. on ...

Heat advisory issued for Western Pennsylvania

The National Weather Service issued a heat advisory for southwestern Pennsylvania and cautioned residents to be mindful of hot temperatures and high humidity. Forecasters predict temperatures ...

3 injured in early-morning shooting in Mt. Washington

Police continue to investigate a shooting that wounded three people early Sunday morning in Mt. Washington. The shooting occurred near the corner of Norton and Sandwich ...


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