Munhall Officer Vincent Abate patrols the outside of the Propel School in Braddock Hills as students are released to their parents following a lockdown.
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Munhall Officer Vincent Abate patrols the outside of the Propel School in Braddock Hills as students are released to their parents following a lockdown.

Police identify Rankin teen as suspect in Propel School gun incident

Police arrested Shaquir Gilmore, 18, of Rankin and have not identified the juvenile male and female involved.

  • Gun incident at Propel School in Braddock Hills

  •  Sister Christine Sinkovich of the Prince of Peace Parish shovels the sidewalk Monday along South 16th Street on the South Side.

    Pittsburgh region dodges worst of ‘weather bomb’ that pummelled Northeast

    A large, shape-shifting winter storm spilled 7.1 inches of snow on the region on its way to the Atlantic coast.

     Rev. Glenn G. Grayson, a resident of the Hill, asks questions during the meeting on the former Civic Arena redevelopment project.

    Parking, retail concerns raised over Civic Arena site development

    Hill District residents viewed the plans for the new U.S. Steel headquarters Monday, giving it mostly favorable reviews.

      Bella Carotto, 9, helps her mother Loren Carroto do a flower arrangement at the family business, Monessen Florist. Bella has pediatric kidney stones.

    Doctors treating more children with kidney stones

    Last year, Children’s Hospital saw 100 patients who had kidney stones, said Michael Moritz, clinical director of pediatric nephrology.

     Dick Zhang, CEO of Identified Technologies, flies one of the company's drones on the North Shore. The Drone is a flying robot to customized to collect images , data or gas readings.

    Drones may change search for gas field hazards

    Start-ups and researchers see drones as a tool for the oil and gas sector. But a lack of clear federal regulations is an obstacle.

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    Police: Homestead arson suspect sought mental health treatment days before

    “He just wanted to talk to somebody,” Homestead police Chief Jeffrey DeSimone said.

    Pittsburgh nonprofit amendment proposal spurs debate

    The proposed amendment would give the Legislature sole discretion in defining which organizations are charities deserving tax exemptions.



    Weekend review

    Steelers linebackers coach Keith Butler stands on the sideline during the Steelers' wild-card game against the Ravens in January.
    Defensive coordinator Keith Butler gets his chance to do more

    State police raid bars, issue citations across Pittsburgh region

    Joe Biden's touch endears him to Tim Murphy's family

    31st Street Studios reeling in big flicks


    Animal adventures

    Zookeeper Kesha Phares trains a female sea lion Jan. 13 at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium.
    Though the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium is closed for routine repairs, the work of zookeepers never stops.

    Follow along through Feb. 13 as the Post-Gazette takes a trip every Friday behind the scenes and inside the cages of Pittsburgh’s zoo animals.

    First up: An up-close look at sea lion training.

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    Diabetes in the elderly: safe sugar isn't simple

    Diabetes in the elderly brings special challenges in maintaining safe blood sugar control, Pittsburgh doctors and diabetes educators agree.

    Storm unleashes blizzard conditions on parts of Northeast

    While the storm failed to live up to predictions in some areas, eastern Long Island north through Maine were expected to fare the worst.


    Sports »

    Former Steeler Chad Brown says he learned from the best — Bill Belichick

    Former Steeler Chad Brown also played for New England coach Bill Belichick, whom, he says, taught him more about football than anybody else.

    Patchwork Penguins lineup will face Jets

    It's a mixed bag of injury news for Penguins after they hold their first post-All-Star Game practice.


    High-end apartments dominate Pittsburgh region's real estate

    Two of the hottest areas of the city for price appreciation and sales were Lawrenceville and East Liberty, said Howard Hanna’s CEO.

    Details of US-India nuclear power deal still unknown

    It’s unclear if the concerns of companies like Westinghouse Electric Co. have been completely relieved by an agreement announced on Sunday.


    Life »

    Let's talk about parks: Deer in winter

    One example of an animal well-suited to the cold is the prolific white-tailed deer.

    Steel Advice: Teach teen to be defensive driver

    Daughter’s car accident should be used to teach her valuable lessons about driving safely.


    'Me & Earl' lights up Sundance Film Festival

    “Me & Earl & the Dying Girl” picks up a partner for worldwide distribution after receiving rapturous reviews from early critics at Sundance.

    Murrysville dancer steps into pop culture fame

    Murrysville’s Maddie Ziegler is on her toes as dance takes her around the world, from Sia videos to Australia.


    Opinion »

    Albert R. Hunt: The GOP undercard

    Don’t count out the nonestablishment Republicans.

    Reversal in Greece: An anti-austerity prime minister takes over

    Greece’s elections produced a strong victory for populist-left party Syriza, shocking in its ramifications but not a surprise for Greeks.


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