About 5 million people from the Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey region are expected to take to the highway for Thanksgiving.
The Port Authority said the incline had a problem with its doors this morning and that shuttle buses were being used.
Committee has passed along Tyree Blocker’s nomination to the full state Senate.
Astronomers are trying to figure out what is causing a star in the northern sky to dim so dramatically.
The city’s financial picture has improved enough for it to be removed from state’s Act 47 program.
The Parachute, which helps a left ventricle pump blood, is being tested at more than 60 locations, including AGH and UPMC Presbyterian.
The racks were designed by local artists who were chosen after submitting proposals to the Cultural Trust.
Meanwhile, a street cleaner found an explosive vest similar to those used in the Paris attacks on Monday.
An evening of fun at a block party swiftly turned into a nightmare.
Hollande’s trip to Washington was part of a diplomatic push to get the U.S. and other nations to bolster efforts to destroy ISIS.
Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman says the sides couldn’t agree on which school districts should benefit the most.
Crimean activists and Ukrainian nationalists left the peninsula in the dark and Ukraine and Russia headed toward a standoff over the issue.
Nola was euthanized at the San Diego zoo Sunday after an illness from a bacterial infection and age-related health issues worsened.
While multinational companies in certain industries say they investigate allegations of abuse, they rarely share negative findings.
Nearly 6 in 10 respondents said they feel “frustrated” by the government and another 1 in 5 described themselves as “angry” toward it.
The country plunged into deadly violence after President Pierre Nkurunziza announced in April that he’d seek a third term in office.
The BioWatch system, introduced by President George W. Bush in 2003, has exasperated public health officials with numerous false alarms.
The “East of Liberty” filmmaker expands documentary to address youth culture and violence with youth at Shuman Detention Center.
The Squirrel Hill school was on modified lockdown today as an added precaution after staff escorted a parent from the building.
Board votes 4-1 to add a 798-space garage that will cost an estimated $15 million.
The experiment has implications far beyond the promise of fighting malaria.
Health-related events for the coming week.
Some questions and answers about what to expect after having a heart attack.
A Philadelphia Police Department spokeswoman says the trooper was shot and taken to Hahnemann University Hospital.
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Coca-Cola Co. CEO Muhtar Kent said in a statement that “it has become clear to us that there was not a sufficient level of transparency.
Russia said the Su-24 was downed by artillery fire, but Turkey claims its F-16s fired on the plane after it ignored several warnings.
Ann E. Harris, 53, of Monongahela, waived indictment before U.S. District Judge Mark Hornak.
Officer Jason Van Dyke was charged with first-degree murder in the killing of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald on Oct. 20, 2014.
A travel alert, which is to be in effect until Feb. 24, said information suggests militants continue to plan attacks in multiple regions.
Rhona Applebaum is Coke’s chief health and science officer; the company says it has accepted her retirement.
Former bank executive Frederick J. Birkel took duties seriously as son, husband, father and Marine.
Dan Harding has developed software that compares health plans, which could be helpful during the open enrollment periods now underway.
Also, Parkway East will close for a second weekend, which will begin at 10 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 4, and run through 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 6.
Monday night, the Senate took up a proposal to eliminate property taxes by raising sales and personal income taxes, a plan Mr. Wolf opposes.
A gallon is approaching $2.30, its lowest price since May 2009 in the Pittsburgh region.
Richard Liberto is currently the business manager in the Wilkinsburg School District.
Fee structure needed to make special education affordable to districts, keep AIU centers operational
Allegheny Intermediate Unit’s director says a new model -- one that does not require it to absorb deficits -- is needed.
Donald Trump said Sunday that the protester who interrupted his rally at an Alabama convention center was “so obnoxious and so loud.”
The governor has indicated he will sign the bill, a measure meant to limit injuries and deaths to workers in construction zones.
The East Liberty school is looking at Larimer location to expand and build a more STEM-focused curriculum.
Here and in Philly, billboards use city loyalties to solicit donor sign-ups.
Cristina Fernandez along with her late husband dominated the country’s political scene for 12 years and rewrote its social contract.
They contended that a legitimate debate over security has been overtaken by irrational fear and prejudice.
AG Kane had accused two of the men of concocting an investigation of her over her threats to publicize porn emails.
Halting peace negotiations have been dragging on between the central government and northern separatist groups for more than two years.
Low temperatures turned the season’s first major snow into ice that made some roads treacherous to travel.
Port Authority police investigated the package, determined it contained computer parts that seemed harmless and reopened the station.
The raids began late Sunday, capping a tense weekend that saw hundreds of troops patrolling and hunting for suspected extremists.