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Pa. casinos don't bite on extra hours to sell alcohol

A happy-hour special intended to help plug Pennsylvania's budget with Vegas-style, around-the-clock alcohol service at state casinos has flopped. Not a single after-hours drink has ...

Fayette flash floods displace 50 families; damage estimated in millions

The sight of a pack of volunteers with garbage bags and capable hands brought Glenn Siple to tears Tuesday. As he composed himself on the sidewalk ...

A peek at what local chefs pack for their kids' lunches

It's safe to say that children with a parent working in the culinary industry are finding more than peanut butter and jelly sandwiches and fruit ...

First Draft: Brewers take on bread-to-beer challenge

No one should go hungry in Pittsburgh. Not when hundreds of cases of perfectly edible tomatoes, broccoli, lettuce, milk and even meat are tossed out ...

Morning update: Ready for ribs, Obama visiting, not-so-happy hours

War on gonorrhea changing The World Health Organization says the sexually transmitted disease gonorrhea is a "smart" bug that's developed resistance to antibiotics that used to ...

Cyclist killed in West Carson Street collision identified

Officials on Wednesday identified the bicyclist killed in a collision with an SUV on West Carson Street in Pittsburgh Tuesday. Dennis Flanagan, 49, died at ...

Police: Wife found dead, husband who kidnapped her wounded

A western Pennsylvania woman kidnapped by her husband — who was awaiting trial on charges he kidnapped, beat and held her captive for nearly two ...

Pittsburgh to hire firm to boost business tax collections

Pittsburgh is poised to hire a California company to track down people who aren't paying business taxes. City Council on Tuesday introduced legislation that would ...

Wabash Tunnel HOV waiver extended through end of year

The Wabash Tunnel in Pittsburgh between Route 51 and the South Side and Downtown will remain open to all commuters through the end of the ...

Pittsburgh to charge for providing emergency medical services in Mt. Oliver

Pittsburgh plans to continue providing emergency medical services in Mt. Oliver and charge the borough $10,000 a year in addition to billing patient insurance companies. City ...

Police shut down illegal gambling operation in Munhall

Authorities said they uncovered an illegal gambling operation Tuesday in a members-only social club in Munhall. Officers with the Pennsylvania State Police Bureau of Liquor Control ...

Woman injured in one-car crash in Shaler

A woman was rushed to the hospital Tuesday after her vehicle struck a guardrail and went over an embankment in the parking lot of Shaler's ...

Bicyclist hurt in West Carson Street collision; road design faulted

A collision between a bike and a vehicle on West Carson Street critically injured the bicyclist Tuesday and closed the thoroughfare for several hours during ...