Meanwhile, Pa. senate candidate Katie McGinty scored a prime speaking spot here, a sign her party views her race as tight but winnable.
A thunderstorm dropped about ½ inch of rain in about 20 minutes this afternoon bringing and knocking out power for some.
A motorcycle crashed on the ramp leading to Ardmore Boulevard.
Debbie Wasserman Schultz steps down after firestorm over hacked emails suggested the party favored Hillary Clinton over Bernie Sanders.
Flooding was responsible for 170 deaths and over 2 billion dollars in economic losses in northern China.
Anger over police shootings of black men, along with an increase in white supremacist groups, has seen a rise in black nationalist groups.
After standing silently on the sidelines, some whites say they agree with demands by civil rights activists for greater police reforms.
Instead, some ranchers urge round-the-clock patrols by law enforcement officers along the U.S.-Mexico border to stop the drug smugglers.
The decree will close 1,043 schools, 1,229 charities and foundations, 19 unions, 15 universities and 35 medical institutions.
The Islamic State quickly claimed responsibility for the attack at a traffic circle jammed with demonstrators, according to Afghan media.
Police piecing together a profile of the gunman described him as a lone, depression-plagued killer who read books on mass killings.
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The two candidates were also trying to mollify a growing backlash from the left against Mr. Kane’s record of support for global trade deals.
For many Republican delegates, the Cleveland Republican convention added to the Trump legend.
The music director for CCAC Boyce shared his enthusiasm with thousands of students while teaching for half a century.
The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission will hold four public meetings to discuss revised plans for the Mon-Fayette Expressway extension from
Organizers of this week’s Democratic National Convention have taken note of the bad press following gaffes by the Republicans in Cleveland.
Schools can rake in millions in fees, even from those who don’t make the cut.
Residents will find out next month whether their property will be taken for the proposed highway from Jefferson Hills to Monroeville.
FOCUS Pittsburgh embarks on block-by-block effort to heal trauma in Hill District, starting on 2900 block of Webster Avenue.
The Affordable Care Act has cut hospital charity care and bad debt expenses, but opponents say it is not enough to contain healthcare costs.
The gunman who shot and killed nine people at a Munich mall was a depression-plagued teenager who avidly read about mass killings.
Cheap fentanyl from China is infused into pills that can cause fatal overdoses.
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In the clinical trial, immune cells will be activated and infused back into patients to fight lung cancer.
During WWII, he was taken prisoner by the Germans and remained in captivity until the end of the war.
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Republican presidential nominee once again talks about Ted Cruz’s father and his possible links to the man who shot President John Kennedy.
Anti-hazing laws had applied only to college students, but Gov. Tom Wolf signed a bill in May extending it to seventh through 12th graders.
Some families of the passengers and crew are angry over the decision to stop what is already the most expensive search in aviation history.
Trump spent much of his first news conference since accepting the nomination re-litigating his primary fight with Cruz, of Texas.
Ira Lubert’s election was uncontested, but some alumni trustees had been vocal earlier about their hesitance to elect him.
Politics and reluctant financiers are some of the problems that plague the highly-publicized deal.
Dr. George McCollum, 87, retired from his family practice Friday after serving the community for more than half a century.
Many universities use merit aid to bring in top students, but critics worry that it takes money away from students in need.
Turkish officials plan to come to the U.S. next week to push for the extradition of Fethullah Gulen, who is living in the Poconos.
Officer Matthew Gerald served three tours in Iraq in the Army before joining the police force nine months ago at age 41.
In addition to the targets selected by scientists, NASA will receive data on rocks selected based on parameters such as size, color and
The city expects 6,000 delegates and alternates, 15,000 reporters, and anywhere from 30,000 to 50,000 protesters to descend on the city.
Designation of Fallingwater and nine other Frank Lloyd Wright-designed buildings on World Heritage List is put on hold by U.N. committee.
The university announced a collaboration of industry, academia and government as part of its year-old NextManufacturing Center.
State officials say they have to look for another source for $450 million the Pennsylvania Turnpike commission pays to PennDOT each year.
In announcing his candidacy, the former leader of the Ku Klux Klan said he was “overjoyed” with Donald Trump’s campaign.
Police said the shootings were a terrorist attack and the shooter died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
June’s unemployment report may disappoint some economists who have bemoaned low workforce participation as a sign of weakness.
Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine is known for working across party lines, but some Democrats dislike his support of free trade and Wall Street.
Ira M. Lubert, 66, will lead the Penn State University board for a year. The school’s trustees voted 34-0 to elect him chairman.
In-state undergraduates at the university will pay about 2 percent more, while sharper price hikes await out-of-state students.
All outbound/eastbound traffic will continue to exit via the 10th Street Bridge detour.