Most hospices don’t accept pediatric patients, and few resources exist for families needing end-of-life care for children, members say.
Gregory and Maria Makozy were named in separate indictments handed up under seal Aug. 25 in Pittsburgh.
An out-of-state inmate and registered sex offender released in error from the jail was detained two weeks later in Indiana state.
The accident occurred around 9 a.m. in the 600 block of Noblestown Road in the East Carnegie neighborhood in Pittsburgh.
Amtrak has not announced the start date for the service but a spokeswoman said it could be as soon as this week.
Sentencing for David Umstead is scheduled for Nov. 24.
Mylan said that more than two-thirds of shareholders had backed the vote. It needed more than half in order to pursue the takeover.
Anthony J. Fiore had served in the office since April 2011 and as deputy since March 2012.
State police said two men went into the Circle K at 251 Hopwood-Fairchance Road, brandished handguns and demanded money and cigarettes.
As much as $29.6 million in federal financial aid might have to be returned, more than half of the financial aid received over three years.
Maintenance work will occur between the Highland Park Bridge exit and Delafield Road from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. both days.
They have higher rates of seeing doctors, eating vegetables and breakfast, getting eight hours of sleep, and feeling safe in their schools.
The environmental groups allege the EPA has failed for years to tighten drilling and waste disposal regulations, as required by federal law.
State police said the boy, 14, used a pistol to take a teacher and more than two dozen classmates hostage on Tuesday.
Stand-alone birth practices can cut delivery costs up to 50 percent over traditional hospitals.
Robert Middlebrook, 40, is accused of sex trafficking and related offenses as well as conspiracy to sell heroin.
When it comes to tipping, some Uber drivers have started to take matters into their own hands.
Morgan Culbertson, 20, of Churchill pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court to designing and trying to sell Android phone controls.
An administrator will soon oversee the actions of sororities and fraternities at the school.
The board eliminated 12 full-time and four part-time positions and will close a small program for preschoolers with autism.
The bridges are among 558 being replaced in an innovative public-private partnership.
The closures will take place from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. from the Fort Pitt Tunnel to the Interstate 79 interchange.
Last week, Pittsburgh-area drivers paid 3.7 cents less per gallon than the previous week at an average of $2.71 for a gallon of regular.
Nostalgia alone doesn’t drive Ed Metka, who has collected 40 old streetcars in Windber and urges cities to return to using them.
The North Shore will be awash in fans and traffic as the Steelers and Pirates both play at home.
There’s no escaping this reality — movie theaters, once havens for escapism, no longer are sanctuaries from the violence of the real world.
Investigators sought DNA evidence, phone records and surveillance footage as they build their case against Robert Crissman.
Authorities are searching for an 85-year-old man who was last seen at his home on Scotland Lane in Union Township on Saturday morning.
Police said the man was cutting down a tree that had a limb wedged in it from another tree and the limb broke off the adjacent tree.
The teachers said they had offered salary and other concessions but were rebuffed.
Temporary operations will remain in place until 2:30 p.m. next Wednesday at the latest, rather than Friday, as initially planned.
A 5-year-old Confluence boy was killed in a two-vehicle crash in Somerset County.
Thousands of union steelworkers facing changes in health care benefits because of a tax imposed by the president’s Affordable Care Act.
Judge Richard E. McCormick Jr. ordered attorneys for the estate to respond, in 20 days, to discovery requests from Jennie Scaife
Current and former council members spoke Tuesday of their experiences under the chief executive-council form of government.
Detours caused by the $72.8 million parkway reconstruction project have caused major weekend delays this summer.
Tools large and small were taken, including cultivators, water pumps, wagons, hand tools, a generator and weed trimmer.
Joan Orie Melvin was convicted of felony and misdemeanor charges that she used her office staff to run judicial election campaigns.
Crews will place barrier along the shoulder, which will be closed from 9 a.m. today until 6 p.m. Friday.
The magazine includes the steel city among five “urban gems” that offer an “abundance of amenities at livable prices.”
Employees found bed bugs at the Lexington Street center last Thursday.
Some school district leaders say the continuing delay in passing a state budget is contributing to slow contract talks with teachers.
The closures will take place from 9 p.m through 6 a.m. daily through Friday morning.
Kson Barnes, 19, died and three others were wounded when men with guns got out of two vehicles and fired at them.
On Tuesday, 80 engineers from Bechtel Marine Propulsion Corp. will conduct experiments in a four-day camp at the Sara Heinz House.
A look at the upcoming events for the week ahead.
Washington, D.C., lobbying firm BGR Group’s clients range from the government of India to Caterpillar and Chevron.
John Viloria, 26, of Bronx, N.Y., and three others were involved in the scheme, which was investigated by the Secret Service.
Mr. Kenney, the Democratic nominee in November’s election, came to Pittsburgh last week to get to know Pittsburgh’s mayor, a kindred spirit.
The U.S. women’s national soccer team will take on Costa Rica at 1:30 p.m. today at Heinz Field.