Amorphophallus titanum, with a bloom that gives off an overwhelming scent of rotting flesh, is about to bloom at Phipps Conservatory.
U.S. scientists have been on the lookout for MCR-1 since it was reported last year that it had been found in pigs and chickens in China.
Bryan Rust left the Stanley Cup final opener after being hit by San Jose’s Patrick Marleau.
Mark Lopata was found beaten and shot dead in his home Friday, according to the Allegheny County medical examiner’s office.
Sophomores come through with big hits in the bottom of the sixth to give Colts a 4-3 victory.
Braden Bentel came through as the hero in the ninth inning, but Michael Boswell tossed a complete-game shutout for the victorious Panthers.
An hours-long standoff between a man who has barricaded himself inside a New Kensington house and police remains ongoing this evening.
San Jose’s strategy will be to get more shots on net when the Stanley Cup final resumes on Wednesday.
Cheron Shelton, 29, is charged with receiving stolen property and illegally possessing a gun.
Kari Richards dislocated her own shoulder to get pain prescriptions.
The Allegheny County Park Trails app is designed to help visitors identify and navigate trails in the nine county parks.
Prosecutors say Richard Bush sold an ”astronomical” amount of heroin which was calculated at more than 90 kilos.
Showtime at Heinz Field begins at 7:30 p.m., with the headliner going on some time after 8:30 p.m.
San Jose forward Patrick Marleau was assessed a minor penalty for an illegal check to the head at 4:47 of the third period.
Tamarind Flavor of India cited by Allegheny County Health Department for food safety violations.
The restrictions will take place from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. in the I-79 (Exit 64A) interchange area as crews work on overhead signage.
Drafted by Boston in 1970, MacLeish played for the Flyers, Hartford, Pittsburgh, and Detroit before his career ended in 1984.
The Pittsburgh hospital network signs a one-year agreement with a China-based operation to develop cancer care services on Hainan Island.
The incident occurred in the 1600 block of Sandusky Court about 11:45 p.m.
Police said the shooting occurred at a private party at the Olympic Swim & Health Club that featured a bar and DJ.
A news conference had been scheduled to announce preliminary results of an investigation into inappropriate emails found on state servers.
Locke allowed three hits, and the first two were erased on double plays. He threw 105 pitches.
Nick Bonino’s goal at 17:27 of the third period gave the Penguins their margin of victory in a 3-2 decision against San Jose.
This is the fifth time Pittsburgh has to been to the NHL’s championship round, the third since 2008.
The agreement includes 1,300 new call center jobs and nearly 11 percent in raises over four years but also makes health care plan changes.
The president singled out three men who have died in Iraq in recent months: Joshua Wheeler, Louis Cardin and Charles Keating.
Speaking before Game 1 of the Stanley Cup final, Gary Bettman indicated team owners are in no rush to sell the franchise.
The former slugger is now the hitting coach for the Miami Marlins.
Tyrone Terry, 25, of East Allegheny and Darius Green, 23, of Sheraden were placed in the Allegheny County Jail facing numerous charges.
The traffic pattern on the Liberty Bridge is being changed to accommodate fans leaving Consol Energy Center after tonight’s Penguins’ game.
The Stanley Cup final will feature opposing defensemen who bring valuable production and leadership to their teams.
The center, who was hurt blocking a shot against Tampa Bay, says he “feels good” and is “ready to go” against San Jose.
Migrants recall terrifying life-or-death moments aboard doomed smugglers’ boats.
Officials said a server providing Internet service had problems at about 4 p.m. Sunday, which required manual check-in.
Liriano surrendered long balls to lefties Prince Fielder and Mitch Moreland that were the difference in the Texas Rangers’ 6-2 win.
The 27-year-old East Brady man was hospitalized after failed attempt to elude police in Armstrong County.
The men are charged after police say they fired weapons into a home occupied by a couple, a 20-year-old and a 3-year-old.
The Rangers’ Yu Darvish flummoxed the Pirates over five innings en route to a 5-2 victory at Globe Life Park.
Driver remained entrapped in the vehicle more than hour after the 10 p.m. accident
Pittsburgh CAPA wins 10 Kellys and Marnie Quick and Chartiers Valley’s Devin Moore take top acting awards Saturday at the Benedum Center.
A 62-year-old woman fled her Orchlee Street home when a burglar entered and stole her purse and money.
Preliminary findings of a months-long investigation into pornographic and racist emails on state servers will be released Tuesday afternoon.
The Pirates handed Rangers starter Cole Hamels his first loss of the season in their 9-1 win Friday night.
Kevin Dowdell said that Timothy Glasspool has not shown up for work since Tuesday and the solicitor is trying to reach him.
The call came around 10 p.m. and after the park had shut down for the evening at its regularly scheduled 9:30 p.m. closing time
Police were called to the Jefferson Hills Motel on Route 51 around 4:16 a.m. for a report of a man being shot.
"I just don't have any gas left in the tank to do this job," said Chuck Ardo. "It's by far and away the most difficult job I've ever had."
Residents from Garfield and Penn Hills thanked the staff for recommending weekend and some evening service in those areas.
Police said Barbara Girdish, 64, is charged with felony assault and other offenses for beating her mother over a period of six months.
The incident occurred around 10 p.m. in a residence on the 6400 block of Apple Ave., according to Pittsburgh Police dispatch.