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Police say alcohol and speed were factors in the crash that killed Robert P. Sweet in Burrell.
Pittsburgh Public Schools' Summer Dreamers Academy received an additional $300,000 from the Heinz Endowments Wednesday.
Frederick Harris III, 47, is charged with killing Olivia Gilbert, 73, and Lamar Gilbert Sr., 76, and putting their bodies in garbage cans.
Vice chancellor Randy P. Juhl becomes acting athletic director, and offensive coordinator Joe Rudolph will coach for Pitt’s bowl game.
Obama administration officials had considered Alan Gross' imprisonment an impediment to improving relations with Cuba.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the decision on whether to allow this kind of drilling in New York was up to New York’s environmental commissioner.
The next filings in the case, which will be responses by Richard Mellon Scaife’s son and daughter, are due Jan. 16.
A 54-page report is likely to heighten ongoing concern, not only about Cheyney, but also some of the other 13 state-owned universities.
Tamara L. Davis who was charged with stealing from the city waived her right to a preliminary hearing today, according to court records.
Cameron Wright, in just his third game back in the lineup, sets the tone as Pitt takes Manhattan, 65-56.
The shipping company blamed aircraft maintenance charges for an increase in its costs, which affected the earnings results.
Saint Francis (Pa.) snaps 11-game losing streak to Dukes, and wins in Pittsburgh for first time since 1966.
A man found shot to death in a elementary school parking lot has been identified as Jordan Kearney, 20, who lived near the school.
Pitcher Edinson Volquez leaves Pirates after one season and heads to Kansas City and a two-year, $20 million contract with the Royals.
Chryst said at a news conference in Madison to announce his hiring that he had talked to Pitt football players and they were happy for him.
Donald Burris' suit says the police involved acted maliciously and counter to their training.
The movie, a controversial satire about a talk show host charged with assassinating Kim Jong Un, drew threats from a cyberterrorism group.
Troy Anderson, 25, of Comrie Avenue, was among 35 people rounded up in March 2013 following a wiretap investigation by an FBI task force.
An indictment unsealed today charges ex-Freedom Industries presidents Gary Southern and Dennis P. Farrell.
Richardson was taken back to the Allegheny County Jail on charges that false 911 calls came from his Sheraden home.
Company officials say the forecast is pegged to the strengthening economy, tame inflation, and historical indicators related to politics.
The state police Internet system and background check databases were out of commission for about two hours.
Luck, 54, will serve as executive vice president of the NCAA, second-in-command to president Mark Emmert.
PennDOT issued a statement around 10:30 a.m. announcing the closures, lasting up to 10 minutes in both directions, through 2 p.m.
Goalie Marc-Andre Fleury and defensemen Robert Bortuzzo and Olli Maatta are being tested “as a precaution” as they were “not feeling well.”
A day after 148 people died in one of the most violent attacks in Pakistan, the nation surveyed the damage from the nine-hour slaughter.
Police said the shooter walked into the New Jug bar in the 1500 block of Lincoln Avenue about 11:10 p.m.
The AG says the managers, assigned to PennDOT’s district covering southeastern Pennsylvania, took kickbacks from highway inspectors.
Thomas Moore was charged with homicide, burglary, conspiracy and other offenses in connection with the death of Nicole Mathewson.
Prosecutors said Michael J. Free, 62, former owner of Electra Lighting and Electric, hid assets by filling out false documents.
The hackers warned people to stay away from cinemas showing the film and darkly reminded moviegoers of the Sept. 11 attacks.
Crews will work on the sidewalk and trim trees from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. both days. Access will be maintained for bikes and pedestrians.
One man was killed and another wounded in a shooting inside a bar in Lincoln-Lemington late Tuesday night.
Mark Patrick Flaherty will battle Chelsa Wagner for the Democratic nomination for controller, a job he gave up to run for county executive.
They were charged by Philadelphia authorities after state Attorney General Kathleen Kane refused to prosecute, saying the case was flawed.
A yearslong family dispute became public when Richard Mellon Scaife’s children demanded an accounting of a drained trust fund.
Stephanie Munizza will serve her sentence on a misdemeanor charge in Missouri.
U.S. District Judge Arthur Schwab issued the opinion in a criminal case involving a Honduran man who re-entered the country illegally.
Christina Cassotis will oversee operations at Pittsburgh International in Findlay and the Allegheny County Airport in West Mifflin.
After three months on NBC's reality juggernaut, Mr. Jamison did not win "The Voice," but he certainly made a name for himself.
Bradley W. Stone, wanted in the killings of his ex-wife and five of her family members, was found in a wooded area near his home.
Astrobotic, which is developing the lunar lander for the team's entry, won $250,000 in the “imaging” category.
The attack, carried out by a Pakistani militant group trying to overthrow the government, killed mainly students at an army public school.
A man and a woman were both found shot to death in a mobile home in Marianna, Washington County, according to KDKA news.
The Richard King Mellon Foundation today awarded the grants for technology upgrades.
The crews were called to investigate a hissing sound coming from a tanker car in Norfolk Southern’s Conway yard about 5:35 p.m..
League, players union reviewing sanitation practices at arenas and facilities in hopse of stopping spread of the disease
David Stahl, 44, argued first-degree murder isn’t correct in his case since Rebecca Stahl came at him with a knife before he strangled her.
The state Supreme Court ruled that Jordan Brown may challenge the evidence supporting his 2012 conviction for killing his father’s fiancee.
Third-year Panthers coach likely to accept position today and return to his alma mater.