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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 ...

Senate votes to nix statute of limitations on child sexual abuse cases

HARRISBURG – The state Senate unanimously passed a bill Thursday that would extend Pennsylvania's statute of limitations on child sexual abuse cases. After weeks of ...

Pittsburgh sex offender gets life for 'third strike' offense

A Pittsburgh sex offender has had three strikes and is never getting out of prison. Sixty-three-year-old James Hamlett Jr. was sentenced to three concurrent life ...

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

Harold Cabbagestalk was insistent that Jay Lamar Morrison had robbed his cousin, and he wanted revenge, Morrison said Thursday. Taking the stand at his trial on ...

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 ...

Ku Klux Klan dreams of rising again 150 years after founding

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Born in the ashes of the smoldering South after the Civil War, the Ku Klux Klan died and was reborn before losing ...