"We've got two smart, tough women ... at the top of the ticket here in Pennsylvania," Sen. Warren said of Katie McGinty and Hillary Clinton.
Among the biggest items on the legislative agenda were planned votes to change pension benefits for new state and public school employees.
Veteran defense attorney Stan Levenson fell asleep several times during the trial for James Nassida and his sister, who were both convicted.
The bill, which would allow the state to revoke vehicle registration for those who don’t pay turnpike tolls, now goes to Gov. Tom Wolf.
Legislators are looking at potential measures backed by Gov. Tom Wolf and aimed at addressing prescribing rules, especially to minors.
The attorney for Patrick Gorman, 80, said his client suffered a stroke at the Allegheny County Jail and has signs of dementia.
Rising demand and falling production in the U.S. are good omens for the Texas-based oil and gas firm, leaders say.
There will also be single-lane restrictions on West Carson Street between the Corliss Tunnel and the West End Bridge, through Nov. 10.
Ms. Warren will appear at the University of Pittsburgh for a 1 p.m. rally in the Connolly Ballroom at Alumni Hall. Doors open at noon.
William P. Mullen said he’s hoping to reduce some of the overtime in his office.
The instructions reiterate the Roman Catholic Church’s preference for burial over cremation.
An earlier proposal would have let the council president alone determine whether to impose such sanctions, including fines up to $500.
The “United for Seniors” effort in Allegheny County adds emphasis on assistance for caregivers of elderly parents.
A June U.S. Supreme Court decision requires police officers to get search warrants to draw blood in suspected DUI cases if drivers refuse.
The vice president fired several salvos at the GOP nominee while offering an optimistic vision of the U.S. under the ex-secretary of state.
Enrique Soto, 25, and Anna Russell, 20, will be sentenced by Common Pleas Judge David R. Cashman on Jan. 19.
Some $10 billion in aid to states would come with strings, which might force Pennsylvania to change its rules.
PennDOT has announced lane restrictions approaching the Fort Pitt Tunnel Wednesday night from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. Thursday.
The plastics maker that was spun out of Bayer reported strong demand for its materials used in automobiles, electronics and other products.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass. will campaign for Hillary Clinton and Pennsylvania Senate candidate Katie McGinty Wednesday.
A tearful Kathleen Kane — convicted on perjury, obstruction and other charges — pleaded for leniency during her sentencing hearing.
A tractor-trailer fire shut down the Parkway West inbound between exits 52 and 53 (Clinton exit) for more than an hour this morning.
The former attorney general is expected to seek leniency for abusing her position, but “no regrets” means she may not receive it.
The Pittsburgh Parking Authority board backed off some changes in all-day and lease rates that would have taken effect in August.
At a hearing in Monroeville, there were tense moments between charter school CEOs and principals from traditional schools.
“Here's the big X factor: it's called Donald Trump,” said Terry Madonna, director of the Franklin & Marshall College poll.
Followers of a Pennsylvania-based cleric say the Turkish government is using a July coup attempt as a pretext to falsely accuse them.
At 14, the dancing sidekick of pop star Sia and judge on “So You Think You Can Dance” is among the youngest teens to make the list of 30.
The musician will be performing at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall and Museum in Oakland at 6:30 p.m.
The three-car crash forced a closure of the West End Bridge, which has since been reopened.
In Washington County, where prescription pill abuse often leads to heroin, dozens of drop off spots nudged people to get rid of old drugs.
Republicans Tim Murphy and Keith Rothfus and Democrat Mike Doyle are heavy favorites to retain their seats in the Nov. 8 election.
Did chiropractic’s work lead to death of social media star from Pittsburgh area? Researchers have been debating this for decades.
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U.S. Rep. Mike Doyle said he expects state officials to take action soon to revoke a law that prevents compliance with a federal ID law.
Charles Cook, 61, a man with a long criminal history, was identified Friday as the suspect in the killing of Myrtle McGill in 1991.
The GOP presidential nominee decried U.S. trade policy and its approach to the Middle East under former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.
After the work is complete, all four lanes of the Liberty Bridge will reopen to traffic.
The presidential campaign will again make its rounds in Western Pennsylvania over the next several days.
PAServes: Greater Pittsburgh, an outreach network, launched last October to make sure vets are receiving services they need.
The hardest hit area from the overnight heavy rain appeared to be Fayette County.
The transit company will pay the consultant $2.4 million to provide preliminary engineering to help its application for federal funding.
The State System was still calculating how many of its 5,000-plus faculty members were showing up to teach at its 14 universities.
Environmental groups ask the EPA to sanction Allegheny County Health Department for deficiencies in issuing Title V permits.
The robbery occurred shortly after noon on Oct. 6 at the PNC Bank ATM at the corner of North Craig Street and Fifth Avenue.
The secretary of the commonwealth says Donald Trump’s contrarian view “is not only wrong and uninformed, it is also dangerous.”
PennDOT announced the contractor will not have to close the Liberty Bridge and Tunnel tonight but will have to close them over the weekend.
Showers and thunderstorms will move into the area by nightfall with 1 to 3 inches possible, according to the National Weather Service.
A grand jury said he enticed investors to become partners with him in buying and flipping undervalued real estate in the Pittsburgh area.
The first project will involve gathering national data on trauma cases, from the pre-hospital level through recovery and discharge.