The 14 State System universities hold hundreds of millions in unrestricted net assets but most are earmarked.
Post offices will be closed, with no pickup or delivery of regular mail. Banks will be closed. State liquor stores will be open.
The Federal Railroad Administration today announced the results of its investigation into the Feb. 16 derailment in Mount Carbon.
Norman Howard, 42, a former Redstone Township officer, admitted that he punched a man in the face and then lied to cover it up.
A proposed constitutional amendment would legalize marijuana for recreational and medical purposes.
James Gill, the airport's COO, said about $10 million in projected drilling revenue will be earmarked toward the reduction.
Also the Parkway West will close between the Fort Pitt Bridge, including the Fort Pitt Tunnel, and I-79 from 9 tonight to 8 a.m. Saturday.
The correct numbers from Thursday night’s drawing can be found at the Pennsylvania Lottery website and also below:
The award will support expansion of conservation efforts at the zoo, officials said.
A teenager who died in Armstrong County in September had a congenital heart problem, the county coroner said today.
Antoine Ward charged with two counts of criminal homicide in the deaths of Jason Eubanks and his girlfriend Cheralynn Sabatasso.
A student’s death and an earlier alcohol-fueled disturbance involving another frat prompted WVU to suspend most Greek activities last fall.
PennEnvironment executive director David Masur said today that the company only recently offered to discuss the violations.
The highway will close between the Fort Pitt Bridge, including the tunnel, and Interstate 79 from 9 p.m. Friday to 8 a.m. Saturday.
Dr. Jim Withers founded Pittsburgh Mercy Health System's Operation Safety Net in 1992.
The grand opening of the facility at 562 Camp Horne Road is expected to be early in 2017.
A tractor-trailer caught fire at mile marker 50 in Plum about 4 p.m.
Parkway West reconstruction this weekend will feature work in both directions and come with new detour routes.
After being shot, the man ran five blocks to the police station.
CMU says the fund will provide the school with more flexibility to attract and retain top-notch faculty and a diverse cohort of students.
Also, the Roberto Clemente Bridge and Federal Street are closed due to the Pirates game tonight.
The justices will hear arguments today on whether UPMC must include Highmark’s Medicare Advantage members in its network next year.
For the 14th year out of the last 15, the proposal would be without a millage hike for Allegheny County residents.
The justices refused to hear an appeal by Thorpe’s surviving sons in their effort to move his remains to Indian tribal lands in Oklahoma.
County council approved a measure that would add $5 to the state’s $36 annual registration fee.
The bogus bills were used at locations that included jewelry shops, gas stations, Target and Walmart stores, restaurants and Rivers Casino.
John D. McKee, 30, pleaded guilty to aiding the distribution of heroin within 1,000 feet of an elementary school in Marshall County.
A northbound lane and parking lane on Smithfield Street, Downtown, will be closed from Fourth to Fifth avenues.
Months after the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority began receiving complaints, some customers are still getting outrageously high bills.
The group formed last year to celebrate and build an appreciation for the region’s historic churches and their heritages.
State Rep. Jaret Gibbons, D-Beaver/Butler/Lawrence, will be hosting an event to provide veterans and their families with a better
Rescuers were less than an hour away from changing the nature of their mission from one of search to one of recovery.
Analysts reiterated their confidence that prices will continue to fall throughout autumn.
Events, meetings and concerts within the city limits for this week.
“What you have in Pittsburgh is rare,” said the director of survey research and communication for the National Association of Realtors.
Gabriel Yuille and Kaliff Starke-Clemons were members of the IUP football team.
The fire began at about 4 p.m. in a house on the 200 block of Wright Street. There was no word on any injuries, the supervisor said.
The chase started in West Homestead as police pursued a suspect in a stolen car, according to KDKA-TV.
Policing the use of force by their own troopers, the Pennsylvania State Police routinely come out of shooting inquiries without fault.
The pope today is convening a summit of bishops at the Vatican that runs through Oct. 25.
In the wake of a mass shooting at Umpqua Community College in Oregon, experts say action is sometimes needed.
Faisal Rajab, 23, of Moon, was charged Friday with four counts of hindering apprehension and two counts of criminal conspiracy.
Authorities said the Waynesburg man struck and embankment and flipped his pickup truck.
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.
Also, PennDOT says there will be a full closure of Parkway West’s inbound lanes, weather permitting, from 9 tonight through Monday morning.
PNC CEO William Demchak described the building as the "crown jewel" of the bank's green development efforts.
The organization, which supports and finances the region’s cultural assests, says grant allocations will be increased in the new year.
Michael Andrew Kelly was a lifeguard at the township’s community center.
A second judge honors Matthew Galla’s orginal plea deal after a first judge refuses to honor the agreement and then recuses himself.