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Turnpike officials defend agency's decisions in snowstorm

Pennsylvania Turnpike officials said Wednesday that a series of events, combined with historic snowfall, contributed to stranding hundreds of vehicles on the toll road last ...

Western Pennsylvania jumping with fish fries — check out the Trib's map

Friday fish fry events during Lent are expected to draw thousands of hungry customers from across Western Pennsylvania starting this week. Lent begins on Ash Wednesday ...

Senate vote fails, 29-19, on removing Kane as attorney general

HARRISBURG — The state Senate on Wednesday failed to approve a historic proposal to remove Kathleen Kane as attorney general based on the assertion that ...

Gov. Wolf stumps in Clairton for budget plan to boost education

Gov. Tom Wolf on Wednesday responded to the state GOP's criticism of his budget proposal for next year and the party's accusation that he is ...

Turnpike officials defend agency's decisions in snowstorm

Pennsylvania Turnpike officials said Wednesday that a series of events, combined with historic snowfall, contributed to stranding hundreds of vehicles on the toll road last ...

Gov. Wolf stumps in Clairton for budget plan to boost education

Gov. Tom Wolf on Wednesday responded to the state GOP's criticism of his budget proposal for next year and the party's accusation that he is ...

Woman robs pizza shop and gas station, demands cash and cigarettes

Armed robbery can be stressful: a woman who robbed a Dormont pizza shop and a Banksville gas station within 15 minutes Tuesday night, demanded a ...

Feds indict Carrick man for overdose death

A federal grand jury Tuesday indicted a Carrick man for dealing a mixture of heroin and fentanyl that killed one person and injured another. The indictment ...

Woman robs Dormont pizzeria, police seeking tips

Police are searching for a woman who robbed a Dormont pizzeria Tuesday night. The robbery happened about 8 p.m. at Jet's Pizza on Dormont Avenue, borough ...

Turnpike reopens after 65-mile closure for guardrail repair

The Pennsylvania Turnpike shut down a 65-mile stretch of the eastbound lanes from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday between Breezwood and Carlisle to allow ...

Winter weather advisory extended through Thursday

The cold and snowy weather is here to stay. The Pittsburgh office of the National Weather Service has extended the winter weather advisory through Thursday morning ...

Teen charged in attack on Penn Hills student with cerebral palsy

Penn Hills police Tuesday charged a teen in the assault of a student with cerebral palsy, but the victim's mother said her son continues to ...

2 Pa. residents diagnosed with Zika virus

Two Pennsylvania women who were diagnosed with Zika virus have recovered and pose no public threat, state health officials said Tuesday. The unidentified women recently traveled ...