Former Pennsylvania Sen. …
Former Pennsylvania Sen. Richard S. Schweiker, a liberal Republican from Norristown, has died at age 89.See more
Pittsburgh City Council …
Pittsburgh City Council on Monday approved an ordinance requiring city employers to give employees paid sick days.See more
Tests reveal pitcher …
Tests reveal pitcher A.J. Burnett has a flexor strain in his right elbow, and the Pirates estimate he’ll return in about four weeks.See more
Water company crews …
Water company crews are working to repair a broken water main in Overbrook that created a sinkhole big enough to swallow a truck and trailer.See more
Despite having more …
Despite having more than 400 volunteers who are willing to teach, the Greater Pittsburgh Literacy Council has a waiting list of 120 potential students.See more
Man interviewed about deaths in East Hills back in Allegheny County JailBy Michael Hasch 8:32 p.m.
A man who has been interviewed by city homicide detectives about the deaths of his former girlfriend and …
Pirates pitcher Burnett could return in 4 weeksBy Travis Sawchik 9:30 p.m.
Whether A.J. Burnett pitches again in the major leagues remains to be seen, but Monday’s …
Actress Dushku displaced from Pittsburgh hotel by One DirectionBy Tribune-Review
Pittsburgh must be getting pretty hot with the in-crowd when one celebrity gets kicked out …
- Dormont Council approves fire inspection program 9:18 p.m.
- Leetsdale council accepts resignation of police chief 9:30 p.m.
- Broken water main causes sinkhole that swallows truck in Overbrook 9:27 p.m.
- Man interviewed about deaths in East Hills back in Allegheny County Jail 8:32 p.m.
Storms knock out power to more than 10,000 customerse_SClBBy Michael Hasch 8:51 p.m.
Thousands of customers were left without electrical service as storms rolled through the region Monday evening, downing trees and power lines. The National Weather Service, which issued various severe thunderstorm warnings throughout the evening, said the storms were expected to …
- Authorities identify 2 men killed in fiery crash in Pittsburgh 9:12 p.m.
- Blairsville man killed in single-vehicle crash in Derry Township 6:51 p.m.
- Bridge project forces closing of Route 30 8:05 p.m.
- Zimbabwe alleges Murrysville doctor illegally killed lion
- Greensburg native runs unique catering service in California
Heroin, marijuana found in car in Greensburg, driver arrestedBy Tribune-Review 7:16 p.m.
A Greensburg man was arrested with 50 stamp bags of heroin and six bags of marijuana Friday night. Doreon Martinez, 18, was charged by Greensburg police Friday with manufacture, delivery or possession with intent to manufacture or deliver a controlled …
- Spirit ending nonstop flights from Unity to Chicago, Las Vegas 9:18 p.m.
- Pittsburgh airport improvements noted as CEO tries to expand activity
- Obama orders steeper emission cuts from power plants
- Developers share their vision for Garden Theater block on North Side
- Shell shovels millions into proposed Beaver County plant site
Coal producer Alpha Natural Resources files for bankruptcyBy Brian Bowling 9:29 p.m.
Mining company Alpha Natural Resources on Monday filed to reorganize under Chapter 11 bankruptcy, the latest sign of dire days in the American coal industry. Bristol, Va.-based Alpha, which operates …
- Community comes together for Guyasuta Days in Sharpsburg
- Carnegie Museum of Natural History’s banding program a labor of love for avian expert
- East Liberty native steps off Broadway to bring ‘Kinky Boots’ home
- Pittsburgh Glass Center exhibits new wares that reinterpret antiquities
- Architecture: Visionaries saw buildings but not the political surroundings
- Former Steeler Mendenhall relishes writing for HBO’s ‘Ballers’
One Direction brings the thrills to Heinz Field audienceBy Katelyn Ferral
If tween screams are any metric of boy band concert success, One Direction nailed it Sunday night at Heinz Field. The British pop group sang tunes from their latest album, …
- 2,000 party animals swarm Pittsburgh Zoo’s Summer Safari soiree
- Lawrenceville eyewear store has vision of helping kids in need
- It’s a day at the beach for Norwin Art League’s painting party
- SummerSounds concerts in Greensburg a popular draw
Greensburg native runs unique catering service in CaliforniaBy Jacob Tierney
Greensburg native Darrell Gillcrese may seek inspiration from around the world for the cuisine he creates for his Los Angeles catering company, but he hasn’t forgotten his roots. The chef …
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Our Army is breakingBy Robert H. Scales 9:00 p.m.
Last month, Gen. Raymond Odierno, outgoing Army chief of staff, and Gen. Mark Milley, his successor, testified to the difficulties faced by the Army. I’d like to make the same points by telling a story. When I was a boy, …