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Mr. Carbonell is one of only five individuals to receive the Carnegie Award for two separate acts of heroism in 2007 and 2011.
Will Pittsburgh’s Board of Education face a steep learning curve in 2016 with incumbents deciding not to run for re-election next year?
Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh connected electrodes in her brain to a robotic arm to make hand shapes and grasps possible.
McCaffery Interests CEO optimistic about Strip District produce terminal building redevelopment plans.
The legislation is meant to encourage the construction of more housing for poor and working-class people.
Police said the shooter walked into the New Jug bar in the 1500 block of Lincoln Avenue about 11:10 p.m.
One man was killed and another wounded in a shooting inside a bar in Lincoln-Lemington late Tuesday night.
Richardson was taken back to the Allegheny County Jail on charges that false 911 calls came from his Sheraden home.
Crews will work on the sidewalk and trim trees from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. both days. Access will be maintained for bikes and pedestrians.
PennDOT issued a statement around 10:30 a.m. announcing the closures, lasting up to 10 minutes in both directions, through 2 p.m.
Jason Butler, 26, of Northview Heights, was out on bail Saturday when police said he threatened the man he is accused of stabbing.
The H-1B program: Is America shortchanging itself, or are we exploiting foreign-born students?
The Richard King Mellon Foundation today awarded the grants for technology upgrades.
The boy suffered burns to his hand, chest and arm late Monday night.
The Wallace Foundation invested more than $50 million into the Rand study to determine how well the summer enrichment programs work.
Despite a new medical provider, Corizon, at Allegheny County Jail, six inmates have died in custody this year.
The one-alarm fire was reported at 12:15 a.m. in the 2500 block of Mission Street and caused damage to two dwellings.
Jason Butler, 26, was out on bail Saturday evening when he encountered the man he is accused of stabbing, Fredrick Pryor III.
West Oakland’s The Corner plans to enhance amenities for little, cut-off neighborhood.
Zoo officials said workers are putting in a new transformer at Safari Plaza to support a new restaurant, which is to open this spring.
One inmate says jail medical staff delayed testing a chest mass for weeks while another said a nurse performed surgery to remove wrist pins.
The men robbed Citizens Bank in the 2800 block of East Carson Street and escaped in a stolen vehicle later found abandoned Uptown.
Thirty-five officers are wearing the new technology as supervisors and community groups caution the cameras won’t squelch all controversies.
The body of Trinel Bikus was discovered in a vacant house on Singer Place Saturday night at around 9:45 p.m.
Councilman Ricky Burgess introduced legislation to prohibit the city from participating in the Law Enforcement Support Office 1033 program.
The Pittsburgh City Council appropriated $1.15 million in 2013 for the ShotSpotter system, which will be tested later this month.
The proposed 2015 operating budget calls for nearly $516.6 million in revenue, up nearly $28.5 million from this year.
The city, however, still plans to increase meter rates in several neighborhoods. Time of enforcement won’t change for now.
City Councilman Dan Gilman initiated the first in a series of community meetings recently to discuss and plan the park’s future.
The center is scheduled to open in spring 2015 at 826-832 Hazelwood Ave., next to the Squirrel Hill Community Food Pantry.
This marked the first time the free annual concert combined traditional patriotic music with Christmas and holiday music.
New police commanders are Lavonnie Bickerstaff, Jason Lando and Larry Scirotto.
During the trial, the prosecution called 16 witnesses and the defense six, including defendant John Rush.
While the gap in quality health care is shrinking, differences in health outcomes between whites and African-Americans persist.
Receiving promotions are Pittsburgh Sgt. LaVonnie Bickerstaff, Lt. Jason A. Lando and Lt. Larry Scirotto.
The machines will be back in service on Wednesday.
She rented rooms to graduate students, turning some of her lodgers into lifetime friends.
Amber Woodhouse died Saturday night after apparently jumping from the 10th Street Bridge and onto the Parkway East.
Members of International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Local 3 are crucial to every major concert, opera and play in Pittsburgh.
The August Wilson Center’s financial problems included a $40,000 debt to the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Local 3.
Beatty Pointe Village activities coordinator Melanie Cherry had warned the youngsters and their parents that her seniors were good.
The Allegheny County medical examiner’s office identified the victim as Lawrence Truly, 53, of the Mt. Lebanon area.
He will not play against Tampa Bay on Monday, which is when doctors expect him to be through the period in which he is infectious.
Kenneth Reeves, the man accused in the beating death of Kamero Newton was additionally charged today with trespass and drug possession.
The woman was 24 years old and was from Lebanon, Pa.
Pittsburgh police said the first accident involved two cars and the next, within an hour or so, was a three-car accident.
A man found lying in the street after being shot in the hip Friday night is stable at UPMC Presbyterian.
The deputy is undergoing treatment after being jabbed in the finger by an uncapped, used syringe in a man's pocket in Beltzhoover Friday
The Exchange on Forbes was robbed this afternoon and the suspect made off with an undisclosed amount of money, but no one was injured.
Cities for Citizenship, which was formed by three cities, will expand to 13, including Pittsburgh.