Josiah Taylor, 22 months old, died after he was shot while in the care of his mother’s boyfriend in Fineview.
Pittsburgh vice detectives rounded up twice as many johns as last year during a national effort last month to reduce the use of prostitutes.
Dana Thompson’s boyfriend and sister ask whether police should have better monitored the Turtle Creek woman, who was drunk and on pills.
Federal judge finds PPG liable for toxic waste water discharges from its old glass manufacturing waste dump into the Allegheny River.
Officials said the amounts requested are lower than in the past, when developers wanted more than $50 million in help to build the hotel.
Shiloh Street businesses are girding for the impact of a 12-week construction project that will close the incline.
Historians see heated debates on which woman should replace Hamilton, the nation’s first treasury secretary.
The span was closed for more than four hours.
Steelworkers rally as U.S. Steel, Arcelor Mittal agree to allow work under recently expired contract
Rallies in Pittsburgh and other cities seek fair contracts for union workers at U.S. Steel, Allegheny Technologies and Arcelor Mittal.
Service was halted this evening when the Port Authority said a support piece for an overhead electric line broke and struck the line.
“It’s our health,” said Karen Wolk Feinstein, president and CEO of the foundation. “It’s so fundamental and yet it seems too simple.”
Postal inspectors in Murrysville destroyed packages a San Diego man sent to a young dancer on the reality TV show on the Lifetime network.
The school has filed an application with Pittsburgh Public Schools to add a K-8 school in East Liberty and open a 9-12 school in the Hill.
U.S. District Judge Cathy Bissoon sentenced Santino Drew, 36, of New Brunswick, N.J., today following his conviction at trial in May.
The U.S. attorney’s office confirmed it is investigating the incident, first disclosed by the North Shore company in a July 30 report.
Damien Franklin, 22, is charged with a single count of criminal homicide in the shooting death of Nathan Hurrell, 18, of Penn Hills.
Police set up a detour after the closure -- between Gibson Road and Meridian Road, according to Northwest Regional police
Harvey Scott Jr., 27, is charged in the death of security guard Deion Nesbitt at Rendezvous Phase III bar.
The 208-page habeas corpus petition filed in U.S. District Court claims her case should have been handled by a special prosecutor.
A 22-year-old man was shot in the arm in the 3100 block of Ashlyn Street in Sheraden, and shots were fired in West Oakland.
The AIU, which offers special education services, looks to “right-size” with staff cuts and potential sale of building.
The power produced by the solar arrays will be equivalent to that of a coal-fired power plant with emissions of 78.6 tons of CO2 a year.
Postal inspectors were at the Route 22 post office until midnight, officials said.
Authorities said Mary Housholder was an assistant to Bishop Ralph Jones based in Oil Creek Township in Venango County.
Authorities said the body of 38-year-old David Shreve Jr., of Erie, was found in a pond behind a nursing and rehabilitation center.
Officials said the unidentified woman was hospitalized after being struck by the mirror on a P76 Flyer heading outbound from Downtown.
Murrysville approved an $81,320 contract with the Green Acres Contracting Company of Scottdale, PA.
McKeesport will receive a signing bonus of about $3,000 per acre or $400,000.
An employee with Family Tent Rental in Elizabeth was struck by lightning this afternoon in West Mifflin, according to statements.
Michael Smith, 44, of Pleasant Hills, was charged with possession and dissemination of child pornography.
October Development is hoping to spruce up a block that is mostly abandoned.
The landing ship, tank -- known as the USS LST 325 -- carried Sherman tanks to the front lines of some of the war’s defining battles.
Ohio lawmakers blocked the proposed name change for Mount McKinley for years, and denounced the decision to restore the Mount Denali name.
The event, part of International Overdose Awareness Day, was aimed at directing resources away from punishing addicts and into helping them.
Harrison Marshman Jr., 30, has been charged with homicide and endangering the welfare of a child in the death of Josiah Taylor.
The average rental rate in and around the Golden Triangle is up to $1.86 a square foot.
The county launched its new partnership with Allegheny Health Network to provide health care for prisoners at the jail.
Paul Gaudio is facing a Super Bowl-sized challenge: to make Adidas cool again in the U.S. market.
City Hall pleads for patience, says help is on the way.
Superior Court rejected Gregory Scott Hopkins’ claim that police obtained key evidence of his DNA illegally from a cup he threw away.
Councilman Dan Gilman’s bill asks authorities to follow the city’s policy against discrimination for sexual preference and gender identity.
A neighbor said blood ran down the woman's leg as she ran from a neighboring multi-unit house this afternoon.
Officer Keith Shephard was charged for scuffling with two men after leaving a tavern, a criminal complaint says.
The Allegheny County medical examiner's office identified the woman as Dana Thompson, 43, and ruled the manner of death as suicide.
Police said 29-year-old Karen Lynn Risinger was driving north on Bonniebrook Road when the head-on crash occurred, police said.
James McDade, 57, was driving his tractor on a hill when it rolled over multiple times, officials said.
Gary L. Moore, 33, died in the February crash in Sewickley Township.
The district received a report a Westinghouse student was injured while “being admonished” by one of the team’s assistant coaches.
The regional job count that is not seasonally adjusted fell by 7,700 from June, but the total number was up by 38,000 over July 2014.
Diana Nelson Jones’ Walkabout: Bayardstown Social Club in Strip makes a quick success of socializing
Born on a vacant lot on Penn Avenue, Bayardstown is a bring-your-own party to which everyone’s invited, including kids and dogs.