“This event is utterly tragic, inexcusable, and possibly even criminal," U.N. Human Rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein said.
The pitcher has said he’ll retire at season’s end. With the Cubs winning, the Pirates still have work to do to host the NL wild-card game.
It looks as if rookie winger Daniel Sprong will start the season with the Penguins, and veteran defenseman Sergei Gonchar will not.
It took three quarters for Penn State to push the ball downfield with the right arm of quarterback Christian Hackenberg.
The news comes two days after Josh Scobee missed two field goals in the 23-20 overtime loss to the Ravens Thursday night.
The $5 million is in addition to other funding The Rockefeller Foundation has already committed to the city.
Faisal Rajab, 23, of Moon, was charged Friday with four counts of hindering apprehension and two counts of criminal conspiracy.
The Mountaineers (3-1, 0-1) entered the game leading Football Bowl Subdivision in scoring defense and turnover margin.
The 25-year-old, the first overall selection in the 2011 draft, was the Pirates’ best starter this season.
Pitt relied on a swarming defense and solid running game to grind out a victory, giving coach Pat Narduzzi a win in his first ACC game.
The break-ins occurred Friday between 1:43 a.m. and 4:12 a.m.
Allegheny County homicide detectives are investigating the double shooting in McKeesport which they believe targeted the boy.
The pedestrian was said to be in stable condition and dressed in black when the accident occurred as the officer was turning.
The robber struck Wings Over Pittsburgh Friday evening and ran away.
Authorities said the Waynesburg man struck and embankment and flipped his pickup truck.
The Pitt football team got an unexpected wake-up call late Friday night when the team hotel’s fire alarm went off just before midnight.
An autopsy showed that Braelyn Swidorsky died from a head injury in June.
Correna Pfeiffer, 37, of Monaca, who managed an Aliquippa MedFast Institutional Pharmacy, waived indictment.
Mt. Lebanon purchased the park, in Scott’s boundaries, in 1994; Scott solicitor says deed stipulates it be used “for public park purposes.”
A state courts spokesman said today that it had hired a Pittsburgh law firm to look into the matter.
Hundreds of balloons were sent skyward Friday by her grieving family and their friends after the funeral for 6-year-old Ava Lynn Campbell.
Bruce Heim was supposed to appear at Saturday’s football game against Army.
Davin Gartley, 38, and Samantha James, 24, ran “an illegal enterprise that involved drugs and prostitution,” police say.
Right winger Pascal Dupuis scored the Penguins' lone goal while center Jordan Staal and left winger Chris Terry scored for the Hurricanes.
Meanwhile, in Milwaukee, Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs beat the Brewers, keeping the pressure on the Pirates.
Mike Young is one of Pitt’s most important returning players and yet Jamie Dixon spent the offseason recruiting players to take his job.
Diop was charged with aggravated assault stemming from an on-campus incident in August.
The nine people killed Thursday, ranging from teens to adults, took different paths to the small rural college.
The incident happened at 4:20 p.m. near the intersection of Fifth Avenue and Bigelow Boulevard, near the Cathedral of Learning.
Airman Ryan Hammond was on a U.S. Air Force C-130J military transport plane from the 455th Air Expeditionary Wing.
Officials today described the gunman as an alienated young man who appeared to have a particular animus against religion.
Duncan says in a letter to staff that he's returning to Chicago to live with his family.
Barbara Rowan’s parents reported her missing Aug. 2, 1984. Two weeks later, her body was found along a road near her home.
Report to state notes volatility in Pittsburgh market, but details plans to turn health system around.
An unknown number of people on the ground were also killed in the crash in Jalalabad air field, officials said.
All told, the proportion of Americans who either have a job or are looking for one fell to a 38-year low.
Also, PennDOT says there will be a full closure of Parkway West’s inbound lanes, weather permitting, from 9 tonight through Monday morning.
Kim Davis, a Rowan County, Ky., spent five days in jail for defying a series of federal court orders to issue same-sex marriage licenses
Missed field goals and costly overtime gambles added up to a Steelers overtime loss to Baltimore, 23-20, at Heinz Field Thursday night.
PNC CEO William Demchak described the building as the "crown jewel" of the bank's green development efforts.
A gunman opened fire at a rural Oregon community college Thursday, killing at least nine people before dying in a shootout with police.
Levels will be reduced from 75 parts per billion to 70 parts., which industry leaders say will be too costly to meet.
Attorney General Kane: Sitting state justice sent, received 'racial, misogynistic pornography' on state computers
The attorney general said emails linked to the justice -- named by her staff as J. Michael Eakin -- have been given to judicial authorities.
The standoff began after a woman was abducted overnight from the South Side and she was held hostage.
The organization, which supports and finances the region’s cultural assests, says grant allocations will be increased in the new year.
A West View man was arrested today in the June death of a 5-week-old infant.
Included among the exemptions are positions that provide “direct care to patients” and revenue-generating positions.
Hall was the Panthers' leading rusher in their last game, with 38 yards on 14 carries in the team's 27-24 loss at Iowa two weeks ago.
Michael Andrew Kelly was a lifeguard at the township’s community center.
A second judge honors Matthew Galla’s orginal plea deal after a first judge refuses to honor the agreement and then recuses himself.