The mall owner, Kossman Development Co., has talked to the city of Pittsburgh about turning the site into a major mixed-use development.
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The mall owner, Kossman Development Co., has talked to the city of Pittsburgh about turning the site into a major mixed-use development.

Empty Parkway Center Mall could be poised for a comeback

The owner wants to turn the site into a mixed-use development with a linear park meant to attract everyone from cyclists to picnickers.

 OneJet will add a nonstop route to Hartford.

OneJet focuses efforts on Pittsburgh, starting with nonstop route to Hartford

Business-oriented airline says the route will be one of five nonstop destinations to be launched from Pittsburgh International Airport.

 A pedestrian passes the snow-covered statue of Dippy the Diplodocus, in front of the Carnegie Museum of Natural History on Forbes Avenue in Pittsburgh's Oakland neighborhood.

Bitter cold grips the Pittsburgh region

Today’s high for the Pittsburgh region will be 19 degrees with wind chills of minus-2 to minus-5.

 Automated license plate readers, like the one mounted on the police vehicle above, will permit police to scan license plates to validate registration and insurance. PennDOT secretary Leslie S. Richards, legislators and law enforcement officers received a demonstration of the technology on Wednesday in Harrisburg.

Pennsylvania to eliminate registration stickers in 2017

The state Transportation Department anticipates the change will save more than $3.1 million in production and mailing costs.

 Musician Andrew W.K., right, talks with Penguins backup goalie Jeff Zatkoff on Wednesday before the team played the New York Rangers.

Social media campaign gives Penguins a song to celebrate

The Penguins’ new goal song, Andrew W.K.’s “Party Hard,” resulted from the determined social media campaign of a Brooklyn-based fan.

Hot ideas for celebrating Valentine's Day

Lots of ways to spend that special day with your beloved, from music to dodgeball.

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Workers at Washington Hospital ratify contract

The three-year agreement will bring the hourly pay rate of all the workers to $15 by the end of the contract.

Law enforcement collaborative executes 'Impact Initiative' in McKeesport

Multiple agencies have a part in dealing with emerging violence in the ”most troubled areas” of the city.



The number of state prisoners classified as seriously mentally ill has quadrupled since 2013. Their treatment while in prison and follow-up when they are released devours increasing amounts of attention and money in the state.

BIG Beer choices

In the new episode of "Beer Me" Mike Pound visits "Smallman Galley" in the Strip District.

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 Hebrew University's Roni Gross holds the original historical documents related to Albert Einstein's prediction of the existence of gravitational waves at the Hebrew university in Jerusalem, Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016. In a blockbuster announcement, scientists said Thursday that after decades of trying they have detected gravitational waves, the ripples in the fabric of space-time that Einstein predicted a century ago.

Breakthrough: Scientists detect Einstein-predicted ripples

All-star team of astrophysicists says it has detected a gravitational wave from the distant crash of two black holes.

 The Squirrel Hill Tunnel will have single-lane closures from 10 tonight til 5 a.m. Friday so crews can do maintenance work.

TRAFFIC: Squirrel Hill Tunnel lane closures planned tonight

The overnight lane restrictions will occur in both directions in the Squirrel Hill Tunnel, according to PennDOT.

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 From left Jesse Batz, Elsie Webb and Henry Howard taste test peanut butter and jelly sandwiches from Peanut Butter and Jelly Time in Bloomfield.

Munch goes to Peanut Butter Jelly Time!

Bloomfield’s Peanut Butter Jelly Time! offers fun inexpensive takes on an American childhood classic.

Let's learn from the past: Westinghouse electric car

While hybrid and electric cars are the wave of the future, their roots go back more than 100 years.

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 President Barack Obama enters the White House.

David Brooks: I miss Barack Obama

Unlike so many of today’s candidates, the president exudes grace under pressure.

The race is on: Trump and Sanders stand tall, for now

Tuesday’s New Hampshire primary proved an earthquake has hit the Republican and Democratic parties.

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