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A new political committee is working with the Allegheny County executive to replace fellow Democrats who oppose his policies.
2011-12 study put the Woodland Hills district’s K-6 suspension rate at 23.8 percent -- top 10 nationally -- but the 2013-14 rate was 16.48
"I don't think he should have been out on bail," Ronald Acrie, father of victim, said of suspect Harvey Scott, now charged with homicide.
The lawsuit by The Fairness Center claims teachers out of the classroom for years on union duties still get raises and public pensions.
Police have charged 31-year-old Michael Bagnall with criminal homicide in the shooting of 23-year-old Jaylen “Bubby” West, of Farrell.
A bill to be introduced Tuesday by Pittsburgh Councilman Corey O’Connor offers free ads on city bus shelters if businesses raise wages.
The crash occurred shortly after 9 a.m. at the corner of Wickline Road and West Hardies Road, police said.
The officer is one of two in Duquesne who could be taken off the job there in a probe of possible cheating last year on a state test.
The crash occurred just before 8 a.m. on Route 422 at Fox Road, according to PennDOT.
Slick roads caused numerous crashes and school delays in the Pittsburgh area today.
One person was shot and five others injured by broken glass in the “chaos” created when a gunman opened fire at Ivy Pittsburgh.
Two of the men police said were involved in the brawl at 525 Second St. around 2:30 a.m. Sunday are facing more serious charges.
The Allegheny Intermediate Unit changed therapists from salaried to hourly employees Feb. 1 to save money.
Kevin Ford, 28, of Lincoln-Lemington, appeared about 9:30 this morning at Pittsburgh police headquarters on the North Side.
Sherwood K. Stevenson, 76, was charged again today with counts of false identification to law enforcement and theft of services.
The project will cause a variety of traffic shifts, narrowed lanes, lane closures and full overnight and weekend detours.
The Day of Mourning in Market Square was part of a national effort to recognize disabled people who have been victims of murder.
An officer investigating reports of car vandalism in Brighton Heights late Sunday spotted a vehicle in connection with the incidents.
Rabih Fahed faced deportation as an illegal immigrant, but his work as a restaurant manager allowed him to stay and become a U.S. citizen.
Rain early Wednesday morning will be accompanied by continuously warming weather, reaching a high into the 40s.
Joseph Nocito Jr., 44, president of Castle Mortgage Co., is accused to getting a kickback on a mortgage for a Florida Keys property.
A 1986 Pittsburgh ordinance requires those who submits plans to pay a fee for microfilming records, which the city rarely uses any more.
James Posey, 60, of Brookline, was killed on Dec. 22, 2013.
"The time has come for the court to detain Akhil Mishra, who is simply incorrigible," Assistant U.S. Attorney Brendan Conway wrote.
Akhil Mishra is in jail while authorities try to revoke his bond on another case after they found unlicensed sports attire at Giggles.
A look at upcoming events in the week ahead.
More than 183,000 Pittsburghers could be forced to leave their homes if a train carrying crude oil derailed in the area, a new report says.
The Pittsburgh area could receive as much as six inches of snow by Monday morning, but city roads should be good for rush hour.
Zone 1 police are investigating 29 incidents of smashed car windows in Brighton Heights and Spring Garden.
Planes that once dropped Agent Orange in Vietnam and were based here could have left crew members contaminated with toxin.
Pittsburgh police said the young man was shot about 11:45 a.m. near Millbridge and Industry streets.
Chris Johnson, 22, a senior defensive back at Duquesne University, was found dead Friday of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Ryan F. Rungo, 28, of Brilliant, Ohio, died about 4:45 p.m. when his SUV spun out of control on Interstate 70 in Buffalo Township.
More than two dozen protesters stood on the side of Connor Road in Mt. Lebanon on Saturday, demanding more humane options.
The gathering, held at the Al-Nur Mosque in Wilkinsburg, included leaders from Islam, Hinduism, Sikhism, Christianity and Judaism.
Debts dogged previous ventures, but he’s clearing them while building a Braddock venue with foundation, nonprofit and crowdsourced support.
Police said shots were fired about 1 a.m. at Ivy Pittsburgh and one person was wounded and five others injured by broken glass.
A child was injured in an auto accident in Polish Hill Sunday evening, according to an Allegheny County emergency dispatch supervisor.
A Clarion County accident left a young boy seriously injured Friday afternoon.
Merchants are warned to keep an eye out for possible counterfeit $100 bills.
Zachary Jon Zateallo, 22, of Pittsburgh died Saturday morning when his thrown from his vehicle when it crashed on southbound Interstate 79.
Eyewitness 1940: Pittsburgh's 'Miss Seventeen' got her Hollywood wish.
With an average monthly temperature of 18.5 degrees through Friday, Pittsburgh is on track for the second-coldest February on record.
The fire started just after 12:30 a.m. on the third floor of the Casa Blanco apartments, Building B, at 283 Moon Clinton Rd.
University of Pittsburgh and West Penn Hospital doctors gave color commentary on why people are seeing different colors in an online photo.
Sale of a closed prison property in Hempfield should save Pennsylvania $27 million over 10 years, a state official says.
Police charged Melvin "We-eye" Smalls, 38, with shooting Erric Jackson, 26, who remains in a vegetative state, police said.
The judge sentenced Friday to three to six months in jail, saying she showed “no remorse” and posed a danger to the community.
The two-alarm blaze occurred in a home at 199 Seavey Road about 6 p.m. Friday.
Firefighters were dispatched to the fire shortly after 10:30 a.m. and had the well-involved blaze under control roughly two hours later.