You have 2 remaining free articles this month
Try unlimited digital access
link your account for free access. Start here
The state argued in court last week that the agreements required Highmark to provide seniors with in-network access to UPMC care.
Western Pennsylvania hospitals, like most employers, shed jobs in the wake of the 2008 recession, but job losses have continued.
The two-minute video, filmed in New York City, was made by the group Hollaback! to raise awareness of street harassment.
Termaine Washington pleaded guilty in 2013 to using a stolen cell phone to call in various bomb threats in September 2012.
She was convicted of using judicial and legislative staff of her sister, ex-state Sen. Jane Orie, during her campaigns for Supreme Court.
The ramp from Crosstown Boulevard to Route 28 north will close at 10:30 a.m.
The winning projects, announced by PennDOT this afternoon, require 30 percent local matching funds.
Federal agents and police Thursday rounded up 34 people on drug and gun charges after a two-year investigation.
Redrawn 3rd and 12th Congressional districts favor Republican incumbents Mike Kelly and Keith Rothfus.
By the late '90s, Ling Robinson embarked on her dream of owning her own restaurant.
There are 180 organizations in the area that serve veterans in some way, and dealing with them is often confusing.
In Allegheny County, more children have after-school opportunities than the national or state averages, but there’s still a large unmet
A look at events coming up in the week ahead.
Bob Cranmer’s new book describes evil forces that inhabited his Brownsville Road home. Some former occupants beg to differ.
Fourteen law enforcement officials were honored Friday at the annual Amen Corner Senator John Heinz Law Enforcement Awards Luncheon.
The Allegheny Department of Health will be responsible to monitor travelers from West Africa who arrive here for signs of Ebola infection.
Pumpkin carving is a simple, fun affair for everyone to enjoy.
Under the agreement, the consortium will design and construct the bridges and maintain them for 25 years; PennDOT will retain ownership.
Police say the man went to at least three stores in Butler County claiming he’s the district attorney or a member of his staff.
The authority’s 76-page report covers allegations over Bedford Dwellings tenant council election procedures.
Federal agents are looking for four on the run, including one suspect from San Bernardino, Calif., and another from Clarksburg, W.Va.
But the Pennsylvania AG’s office says an accomplice in the scheme remains at large.
The agreement preserves employee access to doctors in the Highmark, UPMC and independent networks
Wolf’s running mate considers double duty; might retain Senate seat if elected.
Eight people were arrested and 24 others cited for various infractions Saturday after the celebration of WVU's football win turned ugly.
Some $6.6 million will be given to 37 municipalities to fund 41 projects across the state.
The district attorney's office asked the attorney general's office to take over the case to avoid the appearance of any conflict.
The eatery has partnered with a food delivery service to ship sandwich packs nationwide through November.
The Young Preservationists Association’s annual list of 10 preservation opportunities names a McKees Rocks theater and an optical factory.
The Florida-based airline will be flying to Lancaster, Franklin and Bradford from the airport.
Mayank Mishra, 33, owner of Rock America in the old Northway Mall, is in custody on federal drug paraphernalia charges and wants out.
Researchers discovered links between increased levels of chromium and styrene and children with the disorder.
Jeffrey Fowle arrived in North Korea on April 29 and was arrested in May for leaving a Bible at the nightclub.
The commissary sells groceries at discounted prices to military personnel, veterans and their families.
Morgantown police have arrested five people in connection with what they described as “riots” after WVU’s victory Saturday against Baylor.
Students said they were abused by Brother Stephen Baker, who worked at the school from 1992 to 2001.
Critics say confidential informant decisions should be subject to oversight in addition to Department of Justice process.
PPG hopes to further grow its retail paint network in region with acquisition of Greensburg-based Westmoreland Supply’s 12 stores.
Prosecutors say confidential informants are crucial to prosecuting large drug networks, while concerns linger about fairness.
Gawker.com’s bracketed competition came down to Pittsburgh vs. Scranton. Pittsburgh prevailed with 54 percent of the vote.
Airlines internationally consult with UPMC’s STAT-MD to treat ill patients during flights or divert the flight for medical emergencies.
The state’s oft-cited shale gas air pollution studies do not include data on some pollutants, according to depositions from DEP employees.
The justice is entangled in a controversy over pornographic emails and accusations that he tried to blackmail a fellow justice.
University officials said they will be reviewing social media posts and videotapes regarding the incidents, which ended in several arrests.
The inbound side will be closed from Interstate 79 to Green Tree starting at 10 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
Business pals, a handyman, a thief and bodybuilders became confidential informants in Pittsburgh-area federal cases.
Andrew McGill and Andrew Rush from the Post-Gazette’s visuals department have been checking out haunted houses deemed the scariest.
Traffic will be stopped in the southbound lanes intermittently for 10 minutes or less for a two-hour period.
Federal agents in Pittsburgh area turn drug dealers, murderers and liars into informants that build cases, both good and flawed.
“The focus should have been on celebrating our team, coaches and their achievement," the statement reads.