Politics

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 ...

Success hasn't spoiled Underwood as Grammy winner comes to Consol

Despite marriage, new motherhood and a greatest-hits album in the past few years, country superstar Carrie Underwood isn't taking any significant, metaphorical "Smoke Break," per ...

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 ...

Snacks N'At: Groceria Merante, Oakland

When Sue (DePasquale) Hlister sees the more than 100 pasta choices, dozens of jars of olive oil, rings of homemade sausage and jars of spaghetti ...

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 ...

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 ...

Wolf takes budget plan on road: 1st stop, Clairton

Pennsylvania 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 ...

Woman sought in Dormont, Banksville armed robberies

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 ...

Carrick man indicted in fatal overdose

A federal grand jury on Tuesday indicted a Carrick man on charges of dealing a mixture of heroin and fentanyl that killed one person and ...

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 ...