Judge must decide whether Desmon Wilson voluntarily spoke to the police about a 2014 homicide.
As spring approaches, state health workers are exploring how to handle any potential hazards when mosquito season stirs.
Wendell Hissrich, a former city paramedic, is tasked with overseeing emergency management, police and fire bureaus, and other services.
Commissioners approved the first reading of a bill requiring pedestrians to cross the street at marked crosswalks or face fines up to $300.
A 17-year-old will be charged as a juvenile stemming from his attack on student at Penn Hills High School.
Family, friends remember Bruce Kelley Jr., the man killed by Port Authority police after the stabbing of police dog in Wilkinsburg.
Pittsburgh’s National Aviary receives a baby two-toed sloth, which will be used to promote rainforest conservation.
His tone was combative as he made a familiar call for increased school spending and higher taxes in Pennsylvania.
Hanya Yanagihara’s novel ”A Little Life” was a finalist for the National Book Award in 2015.
Scaife’s will assigned control of two trust funds and ample art and property, totaling nearly $760 million, to many foundations and museums.
The proposal would bring eight planes to replace C-130 planes used now and an additional 400 full-time personnel to the Moon site.
A Hill District man who fled from officers in November was held on most of the more than 50 counts against him.
Controller’s office says audit revealed the county was not collecting fees for certain events and costs were being picked up by taxpayers.
A hearing officer must decide whether surveillance video showing a former officer assaulting a suspect should be a public record.
The HEA, which has been working without a contract since June 30, says it will strike on April 13 if a new agreement isn’t reached.
Judge rules that Johnstown-area priest Joseph Maurizio’s lawyer failed to show that new evidence would lead to an acquittal.
Here’s what Tom Wolf said in his address during today’s address to the state general assembly.
Results of Zika blood tests were pending Monday for two patients in Allegheny County and a dozen others in the state, health agencies said.
The National Weather Service forecasts about 1 to 2 inches today, with areas south and east of the city getting up to 5 inches.
In fees and taxes, the industry would pay an estimated $404 million next year — significantly less than the $990 million proposed in March.
Police said Marcus McBride shot at the construction workers in a house in the 7100 block of Verona Boulevard, striking one in the hand.
The closure will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. near the Millvale (Exit 3) interchange, weather permitting, according to PennDOT.
The Pittsburgh Urban Redevelopment Authority has received a state grant for the planning of a Transit Revitalization Investment District.
An employee at a Downtown business recognized the man Monday and contacted authorities.
While New England takes the brunt of an Atlantic storm, a second system threatened the Appalachians, including the Pittsburgh region.
Police and school investigators began looking into the matter after a parent contacted a state child abuse hotline late last month.
Federal agents say they've taken a significant step in disrupting the heroin pipeline from Detroit to West Virginia.
Janese Jackson Talton, 29, died Jan. 22 of a gunshot wound outside Cliff’s Bar & Grill in Homewood.
Public safety spokeswoman says the suspect has been ”narrowed down to one specific person.”
The money awarded to the Urban Redevelopment Authority will help with planning for a Transit Revitalization Investment District.
Yuriry’s Jewelry Store reports missing jewelry, coins and currency from its Smithfield Street store.
County police superintendent said police are still looking for the suspect in shooting at Penn Center apartment building.
School real estate taxes in the district this year total 25.8 mills.
Cole McLaughlin, 24, gets probation and must register as sex offender for inappropriate behavior with two students, including a 12-year-old
The Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania is offering a new virtual classroom program to all public and private schools in the region.
More than 9,500 Allegheny County residents could lose food stamp benefits by June 1. Many might prevent that by volunteering for nonprofits.
A video showing the attack on Isaiah Wooding, a sophomore with cerebral palsy, is being used to identify students involved in the assault.
Altius gets first Four Diamond rating from AAA, one of two city restaurants to do so. Lautrec at Nemacolin again maintains Five Star rating.
Gasoline prices tumble another 4 cents, as the region sees it lowest price for the fossil fuel since April 2009.
So far, five people in the state have tested negative for the mosquito-borne illness. No patient in Pennsylvania has tested positive.
For some business owners, the good thing about working in Greenfield is living in Greenfield.
Calvin Troup, who graduated from the school in 1983, will become Geneva’s 20th president and take office in the spring.
Although it’s considered America’s biggest sporting event of the year, some folks just go about their business during the Super Bowl.
The crash on Brierly Lane has been the site of two other accidents in the past eight months, according to police.
Kirk Nesset, a former professor at Allegheny College, will also spend a decade on probation.
School officials say the students who attacked 16-year-old Isaiah Wooding could be referred to police.
They laud Josh Shapiro as a progressive, while DA Stephen A. Zappala Jr. continues his attack on him on a lack of prosecutorial experience.
The closure will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. near the Millvale (Exit 3) interchange.
An ordinance before council members would create “parking enhancement districts” in such neighborhoods as the South Side.
The advisory — in effect from 7 tonight to 7 a.m. Wednesday — covers Allegheny, Washington, Westmoreland, Fayette and Greene counties.