Remington .270 rifle, hooded sweatshirt and live rounds found hidden in thick brush off a path near where suspect was taken into custody.
Three senators raised concerns about the Pittsburgh for-profit education company’s massive settlement with the federal government.
The $854.8 million spending plan, which represents a nearly 1.9 percent increase over this year’s operating budget, passed in a 14-1 vote.
New legislation also means the program would be administered by state’s Department of Human Services.
The suit claims the state does not have enough beds in community-care programs for those needing autism and mental health services.
Planned Parenthood of Western Pennsylvania won’t say whether it is changing or increasing security here after a fatal shooting in Colorado.
Last major closure is planned for this weekend. No others planned until spring.
The average daily temperature in the area this November reached 48.5 degrees – the highest since it reached 51.6 degrees in November 1931.
The district will be using the day to test alternative teaching methods when students can’t make it to school during inclement weather.
Jury needed less than two hours to find Deshawn Pryor not guilty of 2013 killing.
Allegheny County police say the two men violently assaulted another man on Friday.
The Parkway East will close next weekend to prepare for the Greenfield Bridge implosion.
Strategies include improving the screening rates for HIV and AIDS and bolstering awareness of preventive treatments.
Allegheny County controller had sought to audit four countywide authorities.
The decision was a setback for UPMC, which had sought to drop Highmark’s Medicare Advantage plan members from its network since the spring.
The weekend closure is set to begin at 10 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 4, and run through 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 6.
Mr. Murdoch, a K&L partner, had a lifelong attachment to global affairs. He witnessed the Berlin Wall rise as a student, and fall in 1989.
The rifle hunting season and continues through Dec. 12.
The state Legislature is under pressure to reauthorize the CHIP program that provides coverage for 150,000. CHIP expires on Dec. 31.
“Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” which opens Dec. 18, is poised to shatter records and leave moviegoers oh so happy — they hope.
Police say Ray Shetler, who is hospitalized, killed Officer Lloyd Reed while responding to a domestic incident in New Florence.
Not long ago, bears were mostly isolated in remote regions of the Appalachian Mountains.
WVU dispatched an extension service employee and experts in engineering, law, writing and marketing to the renowned Civil War town.
State police say Ronald Heuston lost control of his vehicle early Sunday on Ford City Road in North Buffalo Township.
Police say the driver failed to successfully navigate a curve on an exit ramp in Ross.
Jewish, Byzantine Catholic, Roman Catholic, Greek Orthodox, Buddhist, Hindu, Baptist and Christian Scientist beliefs were explored.
About 1,000 people received a warm Thanksgiving meal Thursday as part of the annual tradition.
Foundations grant will spur temporary ’placemaking’ art works.
Public works officials hopeful delays in first closure of Parkway East will be rectified in next weekend’s closure.
The National Retail Federation estimates that about 135.8 million consumers will be shopping during the four-day weekend.
The Goodfellows Fund raises money for the Marine Corps Reserve’s Toys for Tots and the Salvation Army’s Treasures for Children programs.
Some dogs were quarantined as a precaution Nov. 6, and six died from the virus, the shelter director said.
The statement by the executive committee of Christian Associates of Southwest Pennsylvania counters calls to restrict Syrian Muslims.
The request involves Mt. Lebanon’s contract to pay a nonprofit wildlife management organization to organize a controlled archery hunt.
Kyree Beachem, an 8-year-old girl from Ellwood City with Kyree’s Dream Team Facebook page, received a quadruple organ transplant Wednesday.
A grand jury said Christopher Gyorko was headed a ring that shipped the drug into Ohio and Marshall counties and surrounding parts of Ohio.
The girl was returned to her guardians unharmed, police said.
The Parkway East will close for one more weekend -- Dec. 4 through 6 -- to prepare for the Greenfield Bridge implosion.
Here’s a guide to the array of special holiday events and activities taking place throughout Pittsburgh.
Courts, banks and post offices are also closed for the holiday.
Senate Republicans threaten, then call off a planned vote to override Gov.Wolf’s veto of a short-term bill.
Spokeswoman says 2026 deadline impossible, especially as it tries to satisfy greener, not “grayer” approach.
The city’s financial picture has improved enough for it to be removed from state’s Act 47 program.
Bill would set safety standards and insurance requirements for companies and drivers.
Police say the man took off with money after claiming the case he was carrying contained a bomb.
Police say a man admitted to shooting another man as he tried to dive out of a car window.
The Port Authority said the incline had a problem with its doors this morning and that shuttle buses were being used.
Authorities said the suspects targeted 14 businesses in Allegheny, Butler, Washington and Westmoreland counties last year.
Dan Harding has developed software that compares health plans, which could be helpful during the open enrollment periods now underway.
The Heinz Endowments hopes new data will reverse the trend in “one of the most segregated metropolitan communities in the country.”