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Fun-filled July 4th weekend expected along Pittsburgh's three rivers

The three rivers will be the backdrop for thousands of people flocking to big events in Pittsburgh this weekend — from big-name concerts to holiday ...

Jeannette in running for redevelopment funds through DCED

An infusion of funds could be coming Jeannette's way as part of a concerted state effort to make an impact in communities with strong leadership. "It's ...

Pentagon ends ban on transgender troops in military

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon will let transgender individuals serve openly in the U.S. military, ending one of the last bans on service in the armed ...

Oakland Catholic grad Polk earns spot on Olympic rowing team

Oakland Catholic graduate Amanda Polk did a lot of soul searching about whether to continue her career after failing to make the U.S. Olympic rowing ...

Pittsburgh sex offender gets life for 'third strike' offense

A Sheraden man was the first sex offender in Allegheny County sentenced to life in prison under the state's "three-strike" law Thursday, authorities said. Jurors convicted ...

Franklin Regional teacher charged with lewd acts at O'Hara home

A Franklin Regional school district teacher has been charged after police say neighbors recorded videos of him performing a sexual act on his back porch. Jeff ...

Pa. Senate confirms Allegheny County deputy DA as new judge

The Pennsylvania State Senate on Wednesday confirmed Allegheny County Deputy District Attorney David Spurgeon for a vacant seat on the Allegheny County Court of Common ...

Pittsburgh on course for $15 million budget surplus in 2016, controller says

Pittsburgh is on course for a budget surplus of at least $15 million in 2016, Controller Michael Lamb said on Thursday. Lamb said revenue at ...

Pittsburgh defendant takes the stand in Cabbagestalk shooting

In a fight-or-flight situation, Jay Lamar Morrison chose to fight. Harold Cabbagestalk, a man with a dangerous reputation, was insisting that Morrison had robbed his cousin ...

Janine Orie appeal on double jeopardy grounds rejected by a federal judge

Janine Orie was convicted on two sets of state corruption charges from 2010 and 2011, but her sentence is only based on the 2011 charges, ...

Pentagon ends ban on transgender troops in military

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon will let transgender individuals serve openly in the U.S. military, ending one of the last bans on service in the armed ...

No active shooter found at Joint Base Andrews after report

JOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. — A law enforcement official said Thursday no active shooter was found at a military post outside Washington, and the base ...

Suicide attack on Afghan police convoy kills 37

KABUL, Afghanistan — A twin suicide attack on a convoy of buses carrying police cadets killed 37 people and wounded 40 others on Thursday, an ...