The governor’s veto of the high-profile Republican priority comes after Tuesday veto of a GOP-crafted state budget.
The U.S. faces Japan on Sunday for the World Cup title, a rematch of the 2011 final.
Jason Cooper, 38, of Verona is scheduled to appear before Judge David R. Cashman on Aug. 12 for motions court and a trial.
The bridge has been closed since March 23, when it was damaged in a crash involving a novice driver.
The inbound closure extends from Stanhope to Corliss streets while crews test electrical systems.
Mayor Bill Peduto’s administration claims the Intergovernmental Cooperation Authority is violating state law by withholding the money.
Combined, 97.1 percent of the teachers received distinguished or proficient ratings compared to 96.9 percent the prior year.
The settlement in the 2010 Deepwater Horizon spill represents the largest environmental settlement in American history.
Delegates at the American Federation of Teachers Pennsylvania convention want the state Legislature to repeal the current teacher
The U.N. nuclear watchdog chief’s visit to Tehran is intended to seek a plan to examine Iran’s past nuclear program experiments.
Volunteers have collected nearly 50 tons of trash alone this year.
European officials said there would be no further debt negotiations with Greece until after its planned referendum Sunday.
The Ellis School is the only all-girls private preK-12 school in Pittsburgh, but has struggled to differentiate itself from other schools.
The Justice Department is conducting a civil antitrust investigation of whether airlines illegally signaled each other to keep fares high.
Since new rules went into place last month, drivers say, the airport run has become a much less lucrative opportunity.
More than a half-dozen firest have burned black churches since a white gunman was charged in the Charleston, S.C. shooting.
The incident comes amid heightened security concerns ahead of the U.S. July Fourth holiday weekend.
The MBCA Kim-Nirvana capsized suddenly minutes after leaving the port of Ormoc.
Hillary Rodham Clinton’s campaign for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination has reported more than $45 million in donations.
More 100 people were killed Wednesday in a fierce series of jihadist attacks in the Sinai peninsula.
The CSX train derailed in Blount County in the Maryville area, south of Knoxville.
Gov. Tom Wolf, a Democrat, and the Republican majorities in the House and Senate brought starkly opposing ideas to the bargaining table.
Joan K. Glickstein April 23, 1934 -- June 24, 2015
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The Campus SaVE Act, which was passed into law two years ago, went into effect Wednesday.
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The new labor rule would require employers to pay time-and-a-half wages to salaried workers earning up to $50,440 a year.
A contractor dropped the 107-year-old structure into the Monongahela River with explosives this morning.
The new study is important because it shows the positive effects lasting as long as three years, according to the lead author.
Mr. Hoffstot died Monday at his Shadyside home, a 21-room mansion built in 1914 for industrialist Andrew Moreland.
Spokesman Chuck Ardo said there was “absolutely no connection at all.”
Edwina Kinchington of Pittsburgh Science & Technology Academy 6-12 won the award from the National Association of Biology Teachers.
Chevron Corp. and Carnegie Science Center announced the company will donate $900,000 over the next three years for the STEM center.
Judge Jeffrey Manning ordered that Joseph Ruggieri, 40, remain jailed and undergo a behavior clinic evaluation.
The action follows a 2014 vote by the Presbyterian Church to pull investments from three firms connected to the West Bank occupation.
U.S. Interests Section chief Jeffrey DeLaurentis arrived at the Cuban Foreign Ministry in Havana this morning to hand-deliver the message.
Gateway to the Arts provides arts education and artist training in the Pittsburgh region.
The Commonwealth Court suit said the chain, with four homes in Western Pa., misled consumers by failing to provide basic services.
Voices of Pete Seeger and Mom would make for a great July Fourth holiday.
Francine Priestas, 47, of Armstrong County, was indicted June 9 on 11 counts of health care fraud and wire fraud.
Iran and world powers agreed Tuesday to extend the deadline for a comprehensive nuclear deal by another week, to July 7.
Obituary: Jon Philip ‘Phil’ Andrews / Accomplished architect had interest in high design and art, autos, boats
The prominent Pittsburgh architect loved his craft because it combined his fascination with art and engineering, said Lana Andrews, his
No charges have been filed in the incident at Uniontown Hospital.
Greece at midnight Tuesday missed making a key payment to the International Monetary Fund, the first developed nation to do so.
A transport turboprop carrying 12 military personnel and 101 family members crashed Tuesday in a residential neighborhood.
Police nationwide so far in 2015 have shot and killed 123 people exhibiting mental or emotional crisis, a Washington Post analysis found.
The Supreme Court said it would determine whether public employees should be forced to pay dues to a union they don’t want to join.
Story of bull terrier’s friendship with blind Jack Russell terrier creates demand for their adoption.
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