In the wake of a mass shooting at Umpqua Community College in Oregon, experts say action is sometimes needed.
The break-ins occurred Friday between 1:43 a.m. and 4:12 a.m.
The $18.4 million Frick Environmental Center in Frick Park will be the world’s 6th self-sustaining Living Building when it opens next year.
The $5 million is in addition to other funding The Rockefeller Foundation has already committed to the city.
Faisal Rajab, 23, of Moon, was charged Friday with four counts of hindering apprehension and two counts of criminal conspiracy.
Allegheny County homicide detectives are investigating the double shooting in McKeesport which they believe targeted the boy.
The pedestrian was said to be in stable condition and dressed in black when the accident occurred as the officer was turning.
The robber struck Wings Over Pittsburgh Friday evening and ran away.
Authorities said the Waynesburg man struck and embankment and flipped his pickup truck.
Public Works director Mike Gable said he would evaluate future requests for block party permits on a case-by-case basis.
Talon Perozich, 22, of White Oak is accused of killing Brian Cook of McKeesport in June 2013 because Cook owed him $230 for marijuana.
Hundreds of balloons were sent skyward Friday by her grieving family and their friends after the funeral for 6-year-old Ava Lynn Campbell.
Davin Gartley, 38, and Samantha James, 24, ran “an illegal enterprise that involved drugs and prostitution,” police say.
The exhibit is titled “We Live Here.” Pieces will be auctioned tonight at an event at 21st Street Coffee and Tea.
The incident happened at 4:20 p.m. near the intersection of Fifth Avenue and Bigelow Boulevard, near the Cathedral of Learning.
Penn State selected Bruce Heim to join a group of alumni for an honorary coin toss prior to Penn State’s game Saturday.
Airman Ryan Hammond was on a U.S. Air Force C-130J military transport plane from the 455th Air Expeditionary Wing.
The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra made its Heinz Field debut, traveling across the Allegheny River for the Steelers halftime show.
An autopsy showed that Braelyn Swidorsky died from a head injury in June.
Mt. Lebanon purchased the park, in Scott’s boundaries, in 1994; Scott solicitor says deed stipulates it be used “for public park purposes.”
Also, PennDOT says there will be a full closure of Parkway West’s inbound lanes, weather permitting, from 9 tonight through Monday morning.
Only 3 percent of the state’s 63,000 family farms qualify for the designation of Century Farm or Bicentennial Farm.
The Falconhurst project is the latest in Wilkinsburg’s Hamnett Place neighborhood by the Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Foundation.
The school was named for Father Junipero Serra, who was canonized as a saint last week by Pope Francis.
The school’s planetarium can take students worlds away or bring them right out of the front door.
About 12 employees of the district have been identified as owing back real estate taxes to the district.
Ohio Valley Hospital is offering a healthy eating and exercise component in the Montour, West Allegheny and Brentwood districts.
Cpl. Robert Guy Brown of the U.S. Marine Corps was killed in action nearly 50 years ago.
The county coroner’s office said Becky M. Cain, 36, of Crucible, was killed when she crossed the center line and collided with a truck.
While the garden center will close, the family may continue to offer pick-your-own fruits such as blueberries, raspberries and strawberries.
Republic Services will be stopping in front of residences to document route information.
Actor Ewan McGregor has been seen around the town while preparing for filming American Pastoral.
Response time can be critical in the growing and sprawling 13-square-mile township of 7,200 residents.
Kathryn Talerico participated in the juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation’s annual Children’s Congress.
If the plan gets final approval, the doughnut shop and another building would be constructed on the site of the Eat’n Park on Route 19.
The “Made in Westmoreland” event will highlight part of the county’s manufacturing history.
The camp aims to make a positive impact on area youth with disabilities by teaching football skills and emphasizing a healthy lifestyle.
The project will be done by Redrock Fence Co. of White Oak and will be paid for out of the district’s capital project funds and/or grants.
The school in the Quaker Valley School District has received two grants worth nearly $9,000 to encourage education in and through the arts.
The airport has a full-body scanner, courtesy of the TSA, and an increase in passengers on Sprint Airlines.
“If you take one thing from this class, we’ve succeeded. We’re not here to teach you guys to be ninjas,” said Cpl. Todd Heufelder
"Carnegies in Concert" benefit will celebrate the nearly completed renovation.
Each week, volunteers pack 550 bags of food to send home with Wilkinsburg students.
The proposed new law calls for bigger setback distances at well sites, which did not please drillers and some landowners.
They heard a speaker from a group formed by the parents of Rachel Scott, who was killed in the Columbine High School shootings in 1999.
The municipality received one response to its request for proposals to use guns to cull deer in the community.
Administrators have had their hands full with issues ranging from dress code violations to destruction of school property and fighting.
The district is taking steps to acquire two vacant lots across from Barrett Elementary School.
Correna Pfeiffer, 37, of Monaca, who managed an Aliquippa MedFast Institutional Pharmacy, waived indictment.
The change in companies was mainly due to ongoing issues with staffing, Superintendent Terry DeCarbo said.