Gov. Tom Wolf, a Democrat, and the Republican majorities in the House and Senate brought starkly opposing ideas to the bargaining table.
America’s largest inland regatta is back on Pittsburgh’s shores for its 38th year.
Ed Kress, R-Shaler, sponsored the motion to be considered by the nine-member Government Review Commission.
The Republican asked the group studying county government to consider several options, including eliminating the part-time council.
Ed Kress, R-Shaler, said such a seat would reflect the growing number of voters who identify as neither Republican nor Democrat.
The Commonwealth Court suit said the chain, with four homes in Western Pa., misled consumers by failing to provide basic services.
The case apparently stems from the arrests of adult prostitutes at Station Square in May.
The child's condition was not immediately known.
It was not clear whether the person died before or during the fire, State police from New Castle are handling the investigation.
Banks in Greece stayed closed Monday, announcing they would limit people to withdrawals of just 60 Euro -- $67.40 -- per day from ATMs.
Enrollment now is expected to fall by 1,697 students this fall, a bigger dip than the 862 forecast before student commitments were received.
A severe thunderstorm warning is in effect for some areas until 6:30 p.m. A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for the region until 8 p.
Advocates for Palestinians say the divest and sanction movement is a non-violent way to pressure Israel into ending human rights abuses.
About 350,000 ConnectCards have been issued for free since the authority launched the system in 2012.
Nearly 90 percent of children eligible for free or reduced-rate school lunches are not receiving summer meals under the federal program.
Work will occur between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. daily through July 10, but no restrictions will occur on Friday, Saturday or Sunday.
AIU is bound by the state’s open-meeting law, although it rarely holds public discussions about its operations or spending.
The program will focus on 20 people with mental illness who have cycled in and out of the criminal justice and homeless services systems.
A check of more than 700 gas stations in the area found prices down 0.5 cents per gallon to an average of $2.97.
Squirrel Hill native Evan Wolfson has led the national fight for same-sex marriage for more than 30 years.
Confederate re-enactors offer a look at “living history” as they marched out under a controversial battle flag at Hartwood Acres.
Many same-sex couples watched as the Supreme Court did something they thought they would never live to see.
The region saw unusually cool weather Sunday, a day after the funnel cloud touched down in Cranberry Saturday.
A 22-year-old woman was accidentally shot at an apartment complex in Indiana County, state police said Sunday.
The late-afternoon tornado touched down on Chaparral Drive and traveled a mile toward North Boundary Road at 70 mph.
Religious leaders who oppose same-sex marriage lamented the Supreme Court ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges.
Ohio was one of the states that did not recognize same-sex marriages until Friday’s Supreme Court ruling.
The 5-4 ruling ends a lengthy legal and political journey through courts and legislatures that began more than 30 years ago.
President Barack Obama called the decision “a big step in our march toward equality.”
The Rev. James Callozzo, 73, of Brookline faces a third-degree misdemeanor charge of sexual imposition.
Following two cyberattacks on Penn State's College of Liberal Arts, the university is resetting passwords on its college-issued accounts.
The ring sought about $2.2 million in fraudulent refunds but received only $1.4 million.
Racquel Sanchez, 35, who has homes in Tucson and in Florida, was convicted of conspiracy to distribute meth.
Sunday may have been the official start of summer, but sunny days may not grace Pittsburgh again until the middle of next week.
With no movement in negotiations between the governor and GOP leaders, Republicans say they will deliver a budget by the June 30 deadline.
The decision to drop the Post-Gazette at UPMC Passavant and and UPMC St. Margaret follows similar moves at three other UPMC hospitals.
The school wants the State System of Higher Education to issue up to $76 million in bonds.
The inbound side will be closed from Interstate 79 to Parkway Center; the outbound side from Green Tree-Crafton to I-79.
Porter Airlines, a Toronto-based regional airline, will begin two daily nonstops to Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport.
The bill, which passed the Senate today, sets a $1.65 monthly surcharge for any device that can contact 911 centers.
The business moves come after South Carolina’s governor said she wants to take down the flag from state Capitol grounds.
A sheriff's deputy fired after his urine test came back positive for signs of cocaine after a fatal shooting has returned to work.
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette won two Society for Features Journalism Excellence-in-Features awards Tuesday.
Rescue crews are searching for a 19-year-old man who went missing today while hiking at McConnells Mill State Park.
The log doesn’t prove drilling causes illness, but reflects a range of complaints by citizens, physicians, workers and health agencies.
Numerous businesses and other customers in Downtown Pittsburgh and the North Side were without power for up to 15 minutes Tuesday.
The watch is in effect until 10 p.m. and covers Allegheny and surrounding counties.
Matt Smith, the Mt. Lebanon Democrat who held the seat since his election in 2012, resigned from the Senate Sunday.
Mark Martini is a partner at Robb Leonard Mulvihill, Downtown,
For homeowners, the increase represents $84 more a year for every $100,000 of assessed value.