After hours of debate on Wednesday, the Senate was short of the 33 votes needed to remove Kathleen Kane as attorney general.
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After hours of debate on Wednesday, the Senate was short of the 33 votes needed to remove Kathleen Kane as attorney general.

Pennsylvania Senate effort to remove AG Kane fails; House presses on

The state House, however, authorized a resolution to move forward with an attempt to impeach Kathleen Kane.

 This is a screen shot that shows Heinz Field event staff talking to Gabriel Despres, center, before he is approached by police.

Sergeant charged in Heinz Field beating appeals firing

Attorney: Police chief’s ruling was the first of a possible three steps in the disciplinary grievance procedure for Sgt. Stephen Matakovich.

 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.

 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.

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10 reasons to watch the Grammy Awards

The Grammys will go without Beyonce, Bruno Mars and Coldplay for performers Rihanna, Justin Bieber, Diplo and others.

 Penguins right winger Bryan Rust wraps puck around the net against the Rangers in the first period at Consol Energy Center.

New York Rangers shut out Penguins, 3-0

The loss broke the Penguins six-game winning streak on home ice and left them with a weak grip on the second wild-card playoff berth.

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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.

Man charged after SWAT incident in Mount Washington

Police were called to the 200 block of Merrimac Street in Mount Washington about 9 p.m. for a report of a man and woman who were arguing.



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.

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In the new episode of "Beer Me" Mike Pound visits "Smallman Galley" in the Strip District.
 Daniel Craig stars as James Bond in "Spectre."

New on DVD: 'Spectre,' 'Love the Coopers,' 'Crimson Peak'

“Spectre” may not be the best Bond picture ever or even the best one starring Daniel Craig, but it’s good to have 007 back.

 Anthony Crouchelli and Larissa Overholt star in Pittsburgh Musical Theater's "Saturday Night Fever" at the Byham Theater.

Stage preview: Stepping into PMT's 'Saturday Night Fever'

New York-based actor Anthony Crouchelli makes his Pittsburgh debut in a revamped version of the musical at the Byham Theater.

Opinion »

 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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