Heavy police presence part of the crowd as annual tradition continues.
The crash was reported shortly after 3 a.m. on Penn Avenue near North Lang Avenue, authorities said.
Also today, a civil protection squad decontaminated several people at the main Brussels mosque after a suspicious parcel arrived.
Also, the Parkway East will close for one more weekend to prepare for the Greenfield Bridge implosion.
The taxi driver was driving east on Second Avenue when a shot pierced the rear window and struck him, police said.
A grand jury said Christopher Gyorko was headed a ring that shipped the drug into Ohio and Marshall counties and surrounding parts of Ohio.
Timothy Brown Jr. of Rochester admitted that he stole more than 50 guns from his father’s store John Brown's Armory.
Team owner Mario Lemieux says a report of rift between he and superstar center Sidney Crosby is ‘silly.’
Jermaine Dehonney was being sought after police said he was involved in a dispute with two women and shot at them, though neither was hurt.
The girl was returned to her guardians unharmed, police said.
Kyree Beachem, an 8-year-old girl from Ellwood City with Kyree’s Dream Team Facebook page, received a quadruple organ transplant Wednesday.
The victory was the Penguins’ third in their past four games and raised their record to 13-8.
The Panthers outclassed the Big Red in every category.
The state Constitution provides for the removal of officeholders through a vote of two-thirds of the Senate and action by the governor.
Chief says a Bloomfield crash Sunday in which a 12-year-old was critically injured was the impetus for an order halting most police chases.
The president spoke from the White House today shortly after meeting with his national security team.
A man barricaded himself in the basement of his home on Klemont Avenue in Ross.
Gary Myers, 46, of Burgettstown was flown to West Penn Hospital in Pittsburgh, where he pronounced dead at about 9:30 a.m., officials said.
Russell Zdarsky, of Buffalo, N.Y., was walking along a ramp in the West End Circle shortly before 1:30 p.m. when he was struck.
The vigil will be held at 7 p.m. Dec. 1 in the 400 block of Hays Avenue.
The acquisition of Allen Webster and Jake Goebbert are intended to bolster areas of need on the 2016 roster.
Rashawn Walker turned himself in for questioning Nov. 10 and will appear Jan. 5 in juvenile court.
One of the robberies ended in a fiery crash in Wilkins.
The judge’s order requires prosecutors to re-evaluate the case to see whether the allegations meet a minimum standard for filing charges.
The Parkway East will close for one more weekend -- Dec. 4 through 6 -- to prepare for the Greenfield Bridge implosion.
The parish priest, the Rev. Christopher Ryan Heanue, 28, said he could think of no better place to leave a baby
An estimated 46.9 million Americans are expected to travel away from home over the holiday, the most travelers since 2007, AAA says.
Cliff Foster is charged with have a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old player.
Giovanny Cotto was charged as an adult with criminal attempt to murder and other charges.
Bailey and four other people were sitting in a car outside a home in the Miami area when the shooting occurred, police said today.
The move would bump her annual salary to $245,000 during her last six months with the district.
The racks were designed by local artists who were chosen after submitting proposals to the Cultural Trust.
Pittsburgh police charged a Hill District man with 56 counts related to the chase.
Officer Jason Van Dyke was charged with first-degree murder in the killing of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald on Oct. 20, 2014.
Senior guards combine for 53 points as Duquesne wins, 96-92, in Florida tournament.
Senate Republicans threaten, then call off a planned vote to override Gov.Wolf’s veto of a short-term bill.
David Umstead, 31, has been ordered to serve 20 to 40 years in prison in the death of Delrio Ivy of the North Side.
The Republican from Jefferson Hills won a special election Nov. 3 to replace Democrat Matt Smith.
City school board terminates Joe Giansante, who despite good “value” scores, was judged unsatisfactory based on principal observations.
Spokeswoman says 2026 deadline impossible, especially as it tries to satisfy greener, not “grayer” approach.
The Pittsburgh Public Schools board honored Mark Brentley, William Isler and Sherry Hazuda during their final meeting as board directors.
The rink will be open through Feb. 28.
The school, which has been vacant for 14 years, is bought by a realty company representing a collaboration of youth-service organizations.
Tony Dungy and Ty Law are among the 25 football Hall of Fame semifinalists with Pittsburgh-area ties.
Bill would set safety standards and insurance requirements for companies and drivers.
Some Democrats are fighting back and asking why the participants in an email scandal are not being equally scrutinized.
The city’s financial picture has improved enough for it to be removed from state’s Act 47 program.
Police say the man took off with money after claiming the case he was carrying contained a bomb.
Police say a man admitted to shooting another man as he tried to dive out of a car window.
The Port Authority said the incline had a problem with its doors this morning and that shuttle buses were being used.