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Port Authority: No more free buses, zones, cash on trains

Port Authority of Allegheny County plans to eliminate free bus rides in Downtown, charge for ConnectCards and make all riders pay at the start of ...

Man burned in Salem Twp. gas line explosion; homes, businesses evacuated 

Federal and state authorities are investigating the cause of a natural gas pipeline explosion in Salem Township Friday morning that seriously burned a nearby resident, ...

Wilmerding man charged with 3 rapes in Pa., connected to 1 in Georgia

With only a physical description, the name "Lawrence," and two known locations 700 miles apart, Allegheny County investigators worked backward to connect a man to ...

Phipps has fun with summer exhibits

Everyone has a chance to be a kid again at "PlayGardens," Phipps Conservatory's summer flower show. Even young-at-heart grandmas and grandpas can get in on the ...

Monessen man dies when SUV hits utility pole

A Monessen man died when his sport utility vehicle crashed into a utility pole in the city Thursday night. Blanchard Key, 51, was driving alone when ...

Former Rendell chief of staff to plead guilty in FBI lobbying sting

An ex-chief of staff to former Gov. Ed Rendell has agreed to plead guilty to federal wire fraud charges in connection with an FBI undercover ...

Port Authority: No more free buses, zones, cash on trains

Port Authority of Allegheny County plans to eliminate free bus rides in Downtown, charge for ConnectCards and make all riders pay at the start of ...

Man burned in Salem Twp. gas line explosion; homes, businesses evacuated 

Federal and state authorities are investigating the cause of a natural gas pipeline explosion in Salem Township Friday morning that seriously burned a nearby resident, ...

Leechburg student with gun likely to be expelled

A Leechburg Area eighth-grader is in juvenile detention and is likely to be expelled after bringing a loaded handgun to school Thursday. Leechburg Police confiscated a ...

Number of CMU students sickened at coffee shop tops 40

More than 40 Carnegie Mellon University students became sick after eating at an on-campus coffee shop this week, according to the Allegheny County Health Department. La ...

Profit falls at First Niagara

First Niagara Financial Group posted a 7 percent drop in first quarter profit, it reported Friday. The Buffalo-based bank with 59 branches in the Pittsburgh area ...

Duquesne University employee faces child porn charges

A Duquesne University employee has been charged with possessing and distributing child pornography. Charles Bibbs-Blackwell, 40, of Bloomfield was charged Wednesday after investigators with the state ...

Mt. Pleasant fire damages optometrist office, apartment

A fire in Mt. Pleasant Borough sent residents into the streets early Friday morning. The fire was reported at 2:58 a.m. on West Main Street, ...