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Stargazers delight: Summer of celestial wonder awaits

Western Pennsylvanians can look forward to a summer of stargazing that requires little more than looking into the sky. Telescopes are a common tool for ...

CDC: More cases of antibiotic-resistant bacteria expected in the U.S.

Federal health authorities plan to set up regional laboratory hubs nationwide in anticipation of identifying more cases of a rare antibiotic-resistant bacteria found recently in ...

Scandal shakes up plans for Plum graduation ceremony

The last lesson for the Plum High School Class of 2016 is an awkward one. Last year, Superintendent Timothy Glasspool delivered the commencement address, and high ...

$1.5 million renovation planned at Allegheny County Airport

Allegheny County Airport's historic terminal and three hangars will receive a $1.5 million facelift, while a fourth hangar with asbestos is slated for demolition. The Art ...

New Ken man arrested following 6-hour standoff

A standoff in New Kensington of about six hours ended late Tuesday when the man who had been holed up in his house finally came ...

No reports of injuries in McKeesport fire

Firefighters battled a two-alarm fire Tuesday night at a home in McKeesport, according to Tribune-Review news partner WPXI-TV. There were no reports of injuries. The fire ...

Lincoln-Lemington pair accused of hindering apprehension of Wilkinsburg shooting suspect

Police have charged two residents of Lincoln-Lemington with hindering the apprehension of a man identified as a suspect — but not yet charged — in ...

Man shot in left leg in Rostraver

Rostraver police and emergency medical personnel were dispatched to Lenity School Road at about 5 p.m. Tuesday after a 52-year-old man was shot in the ...

Pittsburgh needs $10 million per year to address affordable housing needs, report says

Pittsburgh should raise at least $10 million a year in public money to provide more affordable housing for low-income residents, a report released Tuesday contends. Mayor ...

Serial burglar evades police manhunt through Alle-Kiski Valley

Police are looking for a suspected serial burglar who led them on a wild chase through numerous Alle-Kiski Valley communities on Tuesday afternoon. The suspect was ...

Hiking in Allegheny County? There's an app for that

Information on more than 180 miles of trails in Allegheny County's nine parks can now be accessed through smartphones. The county on Tuesday launched the "Allegheny ...

Police investigate reported luring attempt in Homewood

Pittsburgh police are investigating a report of an attempted child luring in Homewood. A fourth-grade student was walking to school along Bennett Street about 8:50 a.m. ...

CDC: More cases of antibiotic-resistant bacteria expected in the U.S.

Federal health authorities plan to set up regional laboratory hubs nationwide in anticipation of identifying more cases of a rare antibiotic-resistant bacteria found recently in ...