“The conversation should not start in the last two weeks, when everybody expects the patient to die,” said Dr. Bernard Bernacki.
But a survey before the attacks in Paris found 56 percent of Americans believe Islam’s values are at odds with America’s.
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.
Forty-three families live in Housing Authority units despite making too much money to qualify.
Alfonso Costa faced a trail of lawsuits as he built around Pittsburgh.
The body of John Holacik, 57, of Natrona Heights, was discovered near gate 4 of the Allegheny Ludlum plant about 12:30 p.m.
Police were given three accounts of what happened just before the Nov. 19 shooting.
In the last two decades, Mark Laport’s company has erected 13 hotels in the Pittsburgh area. And it’s not done.
The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police on Wednesday released an internal email describing when officers can shoot at moving vehicles.
The Goodfellows Fund raises money for the Marine Corps Reserve’s Toys for Tots and the Salvation Army’s Treasures for Children programs.
The crash was reported shortly after 3 a.m. on Penn Avenue near North Lang Avenue, authorities said.
The accident occurred shortly after 9:30 p.m., police said.
The statement by the executive committee of Christian Associates of Southwest Pennsylvania counters calls to restrict Syrian Muslims.
Pittsburgh police are investigating an armed robbery this morning at a Overbrook apartment.
The taxi driver was driving east on Second Avenue when a shot pierced the rear window and struck him, police said.
The 5K and 5-mile races meandered through the streets of the North Shore and Downtown Pittsburgh this morning.
Chief says a Bloomfield crash Sunday in which a 12-year-old was critically injured was the impetus for an order halting most police chases.
Jermaine Dehonney was being sought after police said he was involved in a dispute with two women and shot at them, though neither was hurt.
If the perils of the traffic in Oakland make professional Port Authority bus drivers nervous, imagine what they do to regular motorists.
Russell Zdarsky, of Buffalo, N.Y., was walking along a ramp in the West End Circle shortly before 1:30 p.m. when he was struck.
The girl was returned to her guardians unharmed, police said.
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 Pittsburgh Bureau of Police released its 2014 annual report, which offers crime data and other information compiled by the department.
The move would bump her annual salary to $245,000 during her last six months with the district.
The rink will be open through Feb. 28.
The decision is good news for Downtown landlords, who will be able to keep charging higher rents for their office space.
Spokeswoman says 2026 deadline impossible, especially as it tries to satisfy greener, not “grayer” approach.
Council advances legislation on a proposed comprehensive look at the best uses and condition of about 150 buildings for decades to come,
City school board terminates Joe Giansante, who despite good “value” scores, was judged unsatisfactory based on principal observations.
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.
Pittsburgh police say the suspect held up his hand to look “like a gun” while saying he had a firearm.
David Umstead, 31, has been ordered to serve 20 to 40 years in prison in the death of Delrio Ivy of the North Side.
The racks were designed by local artists who were chosen after submitting proposals to the Cultural Trust.
Pittsburgh police charged a Hill District man with 56 counts related to the chase.
The school, which has been vacant for 14 years, is bought by a realty company representing a collaboration of youth-service organizations.
Police say the man took off with money after claiming the case he was carrying contained a bomb.
No injuries were reported in the blaze at a duplex in the 1800 block of Leolyn Street.
Officials say the person was taken to the hospital, although extent of injuries is unknown.
The Pittsburgh Public Schools board honored Mark Brentley, William Isler and Sherry Hazuda during their final meeting as board directors.
CJ Mikula-Conrad, 16, and his family talk about the shooting that injured him and left his 11-year-old brother dead in Mount Oliver.
The Heinz Endowments hopes new data will reverse the trend in “one of the most segregated metropolitan communities in the country.”
WHAT’S NEW: Surveillance video showing end of police chase posted by auto dealer on its Facebook page.
Maria Alejandra Gordon is wanted on charges of attempted homicide, aggravated assault and burglary.
The East Liberty school is looking at Larimer location to expand and build a more STEM-focused curriculum.
The budget is the largest in the district’s history and $3.1 million more than the 2015 budget.
Santino Achille admits that he and others submitted loan applications to lenders that contained false information.
Port Authority police investigated the package, determined it contained computer parts that seemed harmless and reopened the station.
Police said one of the vehicles was stolen near North Negley and Black Street and when police tried to stop it, a chase ensued.