Pitcher Francisco Liriano continued his dominance since returning from the disabled list earlier this month, striking out nine batters.
After giving up another shorthanded goal to open the game, the Penguins recovered -- and convincingly.
Councilman Bill Peduto said he plans to conduct national searches for department heads, including for the bureau of police.
Schools in the Bentworth and California districts were called with bomb threats while a PNC Bank branch was robbed in Bentleyville.
Attorney William Costopoulos argued that the convictions should be thrown out.
The shooting Tuesday off the 2300 block of East Hills Drive in the Second East Hills housing complex also left two women injured.
Five sue Highmark and other Blues, alleging antitrust violations and seeking class action status.
McKees Rocks police Chief Robert Cifrulak said L.G. Street ran from officers who were taking him into custody and now faces more charges.
A team of 12 players will be chosen from the 24 invited to a June training camp in Colorado Springs.
Douglas and Kristen Barbour asked to be allowed to move to Mercer County, where Mr. Barbour's parents live.
Lane closures are possible during work at Academy Avenue, Alfred Street, Cedar Boulevard and Shady Drive beginning at 9 a.m.
CEO Robert Hanson blamed the results on a "tough macro-environment as well as cooler weather" that slowed demand for seasonal styles.
The blaze at 51 Lincoln Ave. appears to have started on the third floor in the back of the building, fire marshal Jeff Wissner said.
The grand slam put the exclamation mark on an 11-batter, five-run sixth inning, before which the Pirates had just one hit on the night.
There are hundreds of known nesting sites in Pennsylvania, but only rarely is one of the birds killed.
Bill Peduto is on the threshold of capturing the office he's sought in three campaigns.
West Mifflin was among 11 districts that Mr. Long earlier this year had asked to consider taking the Duquesne elementary students.
Michael Lyons, 22, was detained by U.S. Marshals task force officers around 4:30 p.m. in a residence on Susquehanna Street in Homewood South
Spokeswoman Gloria Kreps said all will be offered jobs with Nuance, a Massachusetts company that specializes in voice-recognition software.
Victoria Rozanski, 59, worked as the manager of the Holy Redeemer Parish Federal Credit Union in Ellwood City.
A jitney driver from Lincoln-Lemington told police the rape allegations against him were not true.
The main threat from severe weather in the area will be damaging winds, the weather service said, tomorrow and into Thursday.
The closures will begin at 10 p.m. and conclude by 5 a.m. Wednesday.
Jesse Lumberger, 24, of McKeesport, has been charged with robbery, theft by unlawful taking, two counts of terroristic threats and more.
The Beaver Falls High graduate played his freshman season at Vanderbilt but said Friday that he was transfering to a school closer to home
A 40-year-old man who said he felt dizzy is being evaluated at Walnut Street and 26th Avenue, an emergency supervisor said.
Pitt will play two of Houston, Stanford and Texas Tech in the 2013 Legends Classic set for Nov. 25 and 26 at the Barclays Center.
On a per-share basis, the Findlay-based sporting goods retailer reported earnings of 52 cents per share, up from 45 cents per share.
Juan Raul Campbell also faces charges including aggravated assault and endangering the welfare of a child in the death of Malachi Patterson.
The sandwich-and-soup restaurant will open in the former McDonald's site at Wood Street and Forbes Avenue in Downtown Pittsburgh.
A check of drivers on the South Side marked the kickoff of another round of the "click it or ticket" campaign to push seat belt use.
David Dzermejko, 64, of Braddock had computer files depicting minors engaged in sexual conduct, according to an indictment.
Sharon Flanagan faces a homicide charge in the drowning death of her child in a Best Western hotel in July.
U.S. Attorney David Hickton said hiring felons after they have served their sentences would reduce the chance they commit crimes again.
A 23-year-old Carnegie man was charged today with raping a woman and then threatening her via text message.
Former state Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin was found guilty on public corruption charges and sentenced earlier this month.
Youngstown man is flown to hospital after authorities say he fell 15 to 20 feet from a ledge at state park in Lawrence County.
Vince Williams, a linebacker from Florida State, is the second of their nine draft picks to sign a contract.
The task force with investigate any connection of the slayings of Roger Brumback and Mary Brumback and two fatal stabbings in 2008.
McKeesport police Capt. Tim Hanna said two men are in custody for questioning after the second robbery, which happened about 10 a.m.
The restriction begins tonight from Western Avenue in Aspinwall to the Route 28 Blawnox interchange in O'Hara.
Deft has 140 employees split between Irvine, Calif., and Alliance, Ohio. makes specialty coatings for aerospace and industrial applications.
The blaze was reported about 6:10 a.m. in the 300 block of Arabella Street and was under control by 6:42 a.m.
Five miles of the highway will be resurfaced in Emsworth, Ben Avon, Avalon and Bellevue.
Continuing inspection of the bridge may cause lane closures and traffic shifts from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on weekdays through June 14.
Ottawa's Colin Greening scored at 7:39 in the second extra period to lead the Senators to a win in a wild Game 3 at Scotiabank Place.
Pedro Alvarez hit an opposite-field home run for the game's only run, and Jeff Locke pitched another strong game to raise his record to 4-1.
The Blairsville boy died from injuries sustained in suspected child abuse; his stepfather to be charged with homicide.
Several people safely escaped tonight from the roof of a home that caught fire in Perry South.
The Clairton robotics team made it to the final eight in the nation.
A boy racing at a Bedford track died when he crashed his ATV, was thrown from the vehicle and struck a pole, the first death in 28 years.
A man returning home after seeing his son and ex-wife in Brownsville was arrested for threatening her and her boyfriend.
A crash early this morning on Route 28 near the 40th Street Bridge in Pittsburgh left a Sewickley man dead.
Rayshon Shields, 21, and Khamal Fooks, 18, were arrested Friday night and charged with the shooting of 54-year-old Roger Griffin.
The man was shot after 3 a.m. near the intersection of Searight Avenue and Dunlap Street.
Laura E. Gargiulo, 42, faces charges of homicide by vehicle, involuntary manslaughter and reckless driving, among others.
Juan Campbell was arrested Friday night and charged with aggravated assault, child endangerment and reckless endangerment.
A ceremony will be held Thursday at Gettysburg National Military Park commemorating the battle's 150th annivesary.
Police say 20-month-old boy is in Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC with life-threatening injuries.
The restrictions will occur as needed until 3 p.m. today on the Veterans Bridge to allow crews to make routine bridge inspections.
State police say motorist lost control of car on State Route 358 before hitting a mailbox and rolling into a yard.
Route 28 southbound will be down to one lane for most of the day today for construction work.
The tunnel closed 11 p.m. Friday and is scheduled to re-open 6 a.m. Monday.
Pirates rally to beat Houston Astros, and notch fourth win in a row.
His second career playoff hat trick gave the Penguins a 2-0 edge in the series as the team heads for Game 3 in Ottawa.
Charles D. Bancroft, died today when an SUV hit his motorcycle.
A former Ohio sheriff's deputy who shot his wife three times and then himself in a domestic dispute Sunday night died Thursday.
The Pirates recalled pitcher Jared Hughes from Class AAA Indianapolis.
Raymond Zareck of Oakland received 15 years, eight months in prison from a federal judge for being a felon in possession of a shotgun.
John Skruck, 57, a Texas strip-club owner, was scheduled for trial in Clarksburg, W.Va., on Tuesday but disappeared.
A federal judge issued an interim order compelling PPG to make the payments and contribute stock in the asbestos-related case.
Jesse Almendarez faces charges of threatening a federal officer and making an interstate threat.
Gators in Indiana Township and Centannis in Beechview together owe $38,000 in unpaid taxes.
Pittsburgh Public Safety Director Michael Huss told the FOP president the office will move from the police bureau's North Side headquarters.
The jobless rate in Pennsylvania is the lowest since March 2012 but remains slightly higher than the national rate of 7.5 percent.
Letang and Adams' status for Game 2 of the Penguins' second-round playoff series against the Ottawa Senators tonight at 7:38 is not known.
Pittsburgh police received a call at 4:25 a.m. that a man was shot in the 100 block of Zara Street.
Pennsylvania State Police said they found 255 pounds of pot and about $200,000 in cash.
A June 15 celebration in West Homestead and Downtown Pittsburgh will mark the official completion of the 330-mile trail network.
The Pirates won the final three games of the four-game series against the Brewers, a team that took 11 of 15 against them in 2012.
Former East Washington police chief Donald Abraham Solomon was recorded describing himself that way before he pleaded guilty to extortion.
The plan for a new trail will incorporate both bicycle trails and roads with specially designated lanes.
A child was taken this evening to UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC from the Wildwood Highlands amusement center in Hampton.
Jakeb P. Schrecongost and Jessie J. Wood told police that they picked up a hitchhiker who forced them from their vehicle at gunpoint.
Davaun Barnett Sr., 41, is on leave from his job as principal of Linton Middle School. His wife filed for a protection from abuse order.
The shooting happened around 5 p.m. on the 1400 block of Evandale Road, an emergency dispatch supervisor said.
The #1 Cochran automotive group announced today that it is moving into the North Hills with the acquisition of Billco Motors in Wexford.
Sherman W. Friend, 71, also faces a restitution order of $132,445 and a $3,000 fine under the sentence imposed by a federal judge.
The device, which contains sealed sources of radioactive material, fell off a truck belonging to Valley Quarries Inc. in Interstate 81.
The U.S. Mine Safety and Health Administration says Consol can reopen the Blackville mine in Greene County, where a fire occurred in March.
Penn State will kick off conference play at new conference member Rutgers on Sept. 13.
All eastbound traffic will be required to merge into a single lane and exit at Squirrel Hill-Homestead starting at 11 p.m. Friday.
The Steelers have agreed to a four-year deal with their fourth-round draft pick.
The new units will bring the total number of cameras at the juvenile detention center to 97, county manager William McKain said.
St. Alexis School waited three days to alert police that a student threatened to shoot himself and 14 classmates May 9.
The Water Resources Development Act still must clear the House.
At least for now, transit riders can breathe easy -- next year's budget calls for holding the line on fares.
Gov. Tom Corbett announced that he will nominate William Harner, superintendent of the Cumberland Valley School District.
A 15-year-old carrying a stolen handgun stashed it when police say he thought they weren't looking.
The robbery took place around 1:59 p.m. at the Huntington National Bank at 1415 5th Ave.