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Turnpike spokesman Carl DeFebo said the crash between a commercial vehicle and passenger car occurred east of the Monroeville interchange.
School officials sent a notice to parents saying a threat had been made against the school for this afternoon.
Penn Hills council unanimously approved a six-year, $25.5 million capital improvements program.
Investigators are concentrating efforts on the first-floor living room to determine the deadly blaze's cause and exact point of origin.
Authorities said the crash of a bus carrying special needs students just before 8:30 a.m. in Paradise Township also involved a dump truck.
Among the 50 attendees were code enforcers, disaster response groups, insurers and therapists who participate in a county task force.
Four young children, their mother and the woman’s father-in-law perished in a Saturday morning house fire in McKeesport.
The robber made off with about $400 in cash.
The boy and his father were injured when the car struck a tree in Indiana County.
Authorities say the man had more than 1,000 images and video files showing children as young as 4 years old engaging in sexual acts.
Ground was broken in April 2013 for the $9.5 million, 30,000-square-foot, two-story brick-and-stone residence.
Ryan D. Knopsnider, 31, of Mount Pleasant was killed when he veered off the roadway and struck a utility pole, officials said.
Poshauntamarin Walker, formerly of North Versailles, was a guard at the state prison in Greensburg.
These visitors spread cheer just by being there.
Agents in May arrested about 30 of 44 people they believe were involved in the ring.
Penn Township zoning proposal seeks to balance landowners’ rights with environmental concerns about drilling.
A Squirrel Hill yarn shop has organized a drive to collect handmade hats, scarves and gloves for children in Wilkinsburg.
“The key is to return abandoned, vacant, tax-delinquent properties to productive use,” a Tri-COG land bank business plan states.
Democratic incumbent Joe Petrarca faces Republican challenger Brian Panichelle.
As they did in 2012, Eli Evankovich, R-Murrysville, and Democrat Patrick Leyland of Allegheny Township are vying for the 54th District seat.
The bell will continue to ring at 7:20 a.m. at the high school after the board voted not to push start times later.
Commissioner Thomas Krause resigned from the board last month because he is moving to Texas.
A 2003 graduate, Rich Kelly lives in Churchill.
East Deer Republican challenger says he has the self-discipline and budget sense to represent voters from both parties.
Timothy Glasspool, named to the top spot in Plum Borough School District in January, is raising his family where he works.
Events and other happenings throughout the east communities.
News and other happenings throughout the east communities.
There’s no tap-dancing around it — a humanoid creature must have done this damage.
A number of organizations certify therapy dogs.
Part of the westbound side of the highway was abruptly closed, and traffic detoured.
Monroeville Solicitor Bruce Dice said council must act on the matter within 45 days.
Seven defendants were originally charged this summer following an investigation by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, FBI and police.
The crash occurred overnight around mile marker 50, between the Smithton and Mount Pleasant exits.
The Rev. Joseph Maurizio, 69, was indicted last week on child-sex charges and possession of child pornography.
The boy told his mother that “he got mad, lost his temper and grabbed a cane and put it around [the victim’s] throat,” police said.
The pursuit stretched into North Braddock, where it ended near Hawkins Avenue.
The thieves took $1,600 worth of vehicle batteries.
A man who attempted to rob a Kentucky Fried Chicken in Monroeville successfully robbed another KFC on Rodi Road in Penn Hills minutes later.
In a little over a month, the district has served an average of 100 students per day through the dinner program, free to children under 18.
The case will be remanded for a new trial based on Common Pleas Judge Joseph K. Williams III’s failure to allow a defendant to call
Started in September, the dinner program is free to all children 18 and under who live in the district.
David Scott, 40, spent more than five years in prison after a federal drug sweep in 2008.
Police say they found $67,000 worth of heroin in the apartment of Rashodd "Slim" Henderson, 26 and Stephanie Diane Watson, 22.
Judge Jennifer J. Rega faces misdemeanor charges of obstruction of justice and accident involving damage to an attended vehicle.
John Russ, 43, of New Kensington, and Shannon Bongartz, 28, of Verona, died Aug. 20; Brian Hall, 18, of Penn Hills, was shot Aug. 21.
The Oct. 19 tour will include an opportunity to go inside two or three of the 80 poured-in-place cement houses designed by Thomas Edison.
Every student at new Catholic high school in Emsworth gets on-the-job work experience at local companies or nonprofits.
Monroeville Council will conduct a conditional-use hearing Tuesday on applications made by the Sri Shirdi Sai Baba Temple.
The township has been developing a logo for the municipality that represents its connection to the wide variety of features it’s proud of.
Michael Calleri, a Buffalo-based journalist and paperweight historian, will speak at Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Ligonier Valley.