A new school year means updated facilities, new leadership and heightened security, including armed guards at some schools.
Taxis operated by nuTonomy beat ride-hailing service Uber, which plans to offer rides in autonomous cars in Pittsburgh, by a few weeks.
The Liberty Tunnel and Bridge will be closed inbound this weekend as crews change the traffic pattern and begin deck work on another lane.
The Allegheny County Parks Department has announced the schedule for the end of the 2016 swimming season, weather and conditions permitting.
Quilter’s Corner quilt shop in Finleyville is donating 2,749 whimsical cases to patients at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
The FOP filed one appeal in Allegheny County Common Pleas Court and another in state Commonwealth Court.
Born May 22 and July 10, they are two of only 148 known in the entire world of this species of bird. They are extinct in the wild.
Superintendent Anthony Hamlet hosted the event intended to "capture big ideas" that will inform the district's future strategic plan.
The university says benefits will include “behavioral health support, medications such as hormones, and surgery.”
Everyone is responsible for fighting the “scourge” of sexual assault, according to the U.S. senator.
Core Realty has reached an agreement to purchase the 31st Street Studio, which is now the largest movie studio between L.A. and New York.
A firefighter was injured and in stable condition from battling the blaze, which displaced eight people from their Lytle Street rowhomes.
Nicholas Trombetta admitted in federal court Wednesday that he defrauded the U.S. by shifting income to hide it from the IRS.
Jeffrey Cristina, 57, has been in prison for more than 40 years after being sentenced in 1976 to life without parole.
The streets will be paved at no additional cost to taxpayers, due to lower costs incurred on other projects.
The crash occurred on the southern end of the Armstrong Tunnel.
Adam Brandolph, Port Authority spokesman, said a circuit breaker caused a power loss.
Police said several people were standing on the corner when a gray vehicle pulled up and someone began shooting from inside.
A 41-year-old man stopped his vehicle in the 2300 block of East Hills Drive, had stepped out, and was shot in his right ankle.
After nearly a month of displacements, tenants in the closed Allegheny Building finally may be allowed to return.
Port Authority said changes to the detour routes won’t be made until new printed schedules are made on the regular cycle of route changes.
Officers for Three Rivers Center for Independent Living won’t explain cuts and what the future holds for the Pittsburgh organization.
SWAT officers were called about 7:30 p.m. as part of an operation involving the state Attorney General's Office.
Police say Wallace Banks stole money from AdultMart in Downtown Pittsburgh on two separate occasions four days apart.
Ismael Dominguez is charged with homicide by vehicle and involuntary manslaughter in the multi-vehicle crash.
After hearing closing arguments, the jury began deliberating the case against Adriene Williams, accused of suffocating her daughter.
Changes to the Port Authority routes to restore buses to West Carson won’t be made until September.
Investigators believe the shooting may have occurred near Frankstown and Homewood avenues.
The 22-year-old became trapped around 2 a.m. along Forbes Avenue and was rescued shortly after 6 a.m.
PNC Financial Services Group is removing the 2,380-square-foot vertical garden from the southeast-facing side of One PNC Plaza.
New procedures will be enforced at the Benedum Center, Byham Theater, Cabaret at Theater Square and August Wilson Center.
New Voices for Reproductive Justice strives to stay close to its communities as it expands into Cleveland and Philadelphia.
District Judge Anthony DeLuca ordered Patricia Fowler, 47, to undergo a mental health evaluation and not to have contact with children.
The trial halted Friday when a police detective brought the information on a claim about a foster child in New York to light.
Rachel Lynn Howze, who was based in Pittsburgh, is guilty of leaking information to the sister of a drug suspect.
Pittsburgh police arrested Jamill Lamar Sparrow in Stanton Heights after they said he resisted while being questioned.
Officers responded to a home in the 6900 block of Claridge Place after receiving a report around 12:50 a.m. of an attempted break-in.
City officials said paramedics have been responding to more calls than in the past, and their staffing levels have remained the same.
Police haven’t named the woman or the children, who range in age from 8 months to 3 years old
Attila Domos sets unofficial distance mark for 24-hour stint aboard hand-cranked cycle.
Alzheimer’s foundation is pushing wider availability of memory tests while Pitt center offers comprehensive dementia evaluations for some.
North Siders turn out to meet new Zone 1 commander Chris Ragland and to air their concerns at cafe meet-and-greet.
The MLK mural project in violation of state rules, but its director said paperwork for proper registration is pending.
Collaborative art project breaks down as artists squabble over alterations and artistic visions.
Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation will offer free, self-guided tours of the old Allegheny County Jail Museum at 440 Ross St.
Two-hour standoff ends without injury after man gives himself up following domestic incident.
The incident occurred shortly after 11 p.m. in the 2400 block of Hazelton Street.
Started by friends in the South Hills, the River Ride has raised about $20,000 for the Arthritis Foundation but supporters want to do more.
Applicants tell the Allegheny County sheriff’s office that terrorist attacks are the reason for the dramatic increase.
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette spent three shifts following deputies tasked with finding probation violators in Allegheny County.