Politics

Runner recalls 'Great' scare

Bruce Cornrich does not remember putting on his running shirt and racing bib, though a photo he found later on his phone proves he did. He ...

Pittsburgh Symphony musicians go on strike; concerts canceled 

Picketing replaced rehearsal and performance at Heinz Hall on Friday as the musicians of the deficit-ridden Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra went on strike for the first ...

Pittsburgh police chief outlines efforts to curb violence Downtown

Pittsburgh Police are employing new tactics to prevent youth violence in the city's central business district, including patrols that team up with coaches and other ...

Artist's work brings interactive paradise to Carnegie Museum of Art

Two people-friendly parrots, dozens of exotic plants and 35 tons of play sand were delivered to the Carnegie Museum of Art in Oakland in recent ...

Mon Valley paramedic recounts finding newborn in trash can

As Mon Valley EMS paramedic Terry Foster Jr. bent down to undo straps on a stretcher during a call last Saturday, he heard a small ...

Pittsburgh police chief outlines efforts to curb violence Downtown

Pittsburgh Police are employing new tactics to prevent youth violence in the city's central business district, including patrols that team up with coaches and other ...

Pittsburgh Symphony musicians go on strike; concerts canceled 

Picketing replaced rehearsal and performance at Heinz Hall on Friday as the musicians of the deficit-ridden Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra went on strike for the first ...

Methamphetamine ingredients removed from Marshall home, police say

Authorities removed ingredients used to make methamphetamine from a home in Marshall on Friday afternoon. Officers from the Northern Regional Police went to a home along ...

One fatality confirmed in Pitcairn house fire

Flames and smoke Friday beat back several passersby and a police officer who tried to enter a burning Pitcairn home where a body was discovered ...

Allegheny County judge sentenced to rehabilitative program over DUI

An Allegheny County civil court judge will spend six months in a probation program for non-violent first-time offenders and pay her court costs for a ...

Two Western Pennsylvania animal rescue groups to merge

Two Pittsburgh animal shelters will combine next year, creating Western Pennsylvania's largest animal-rescue organization, officials said Friday. The Animal Rescue League and Western Pennsylvania Humane Society ...

Twitter storm: Trump shames former-beauty pageant winner

NEW YORK — Donald Trump shamed a former beauty pageant winner Friday for her sexual history and encouraged presidential voters to check out what he ...

Runner recalls 'Great' scare

Bruce Cornrich does not remember putting on his running shirt and racing bib, though a photo he found later on his phone proves he did. He ...