Organizers with labor unions and other groups vowed to lobby again to dismantle commercial insurers.
The ramp will close from 8 tonight until 8 a.m. Saturday for pavement repairs.
Delays are possible starting at 7 p.m.
Seeking to accommodate an increasing number of bicycle riders, Pittsburgh plans to install new bike facilities this summer.
Investigators caution that it will take more time to determine if the debris is from vanished flight MH370.
People in the courtroom erupted into cheers and clapped when officer Ray Tensing’s bond was set at $1 million, drawing the ire of the judge.
Pittsburgh native and national journalist Howard Fineman tossed the first pitch at PNC Park Sunday. His love for his hometown ever deepens.
The superintendent and members of the staff were chosen to participate in a day-long White House school discipline summit.
The Afghan Taliban Shura, or Supreme Council, chose Mullah Omar’s deputy, Mullah Akhtar Mansoor, as its new leader.
Some senators expressed dismay that they were approving another short-term solution — instead of passing a long-term highway spending bill.
Plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions is expected to be announced Monday.
The reported kidnapping is likely to be a new blow to the troubled program, which in its first year has trained only about 60 fighters.
Donald Trump has never said how he intends to find the illegal immigrants he wishes to deport.
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In 1994, Congress amended the Higher Education Act to eliminate Pell Grant eligibility for inmates in federal and state prison.
Walter Palmer, a dentist in the Minneapolis suburb of Bloomington, has admitted killing the 13-year-old predator.
A new plan for the 50-year old Peters township plant would increase capacity by about 45 percent.
They denied a request by Woodville Associates to rezone 24 acres of land for a townhouse plan.
In the 1960s, Mary Alice Smith was half of the singing Bel Canto Duo and the voice behind religious services all around Pittsburgh.
At their meeting Monday, the Steel Valley School District approved new restrooms that will be more accessible to students with disabilities.
This is the second time John Turchek has received the honor, which grants him $40,000 to spend at the university.
Two hundred South Hills residents were on hand, along with many physicians in a variety of specialties.
The commission held a meeting to address developing a safer environment for all three.
More than 160 people from all over the country and Canada gathered last week at La Roche College to learn about genealogy.
School news from Pittsburgh region’s west communities.
Restrictions will occur from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. in both directions between Perrysville Avenue and a point one mile north of Camp Horne Road.
The West Ohio Street Bridge in the city’s Allegheny West neighborhood will be temporarily closed today.
Traffic will be restricted to a single lane in both directions on a section of McKnight Road in McCandless.
Casey’s office said only one inspector is assigned to 919 train bridges in Pennsylvania.
The new law extends protections to all residential properties, whereas the existing law covers only residential zones.
The budget impasse could stanch the flow of $33 million per month to human services providers, County Executive Rich Fitzgerald said.
A panel heard hours of testimony raising concerns about testing requirements.
Ms. McMahon and WWE became involved with Children's Hospital after meeting 8-year-old Connor Michalek, a Hampton child battling a rare
The fare increase would have been Yellow Cab's first since 2008, according to the PUC filing.
Alan Lesgold worked to increase collaborations between the school and Pitt’s Learning Research and Development Center.
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A white campus officer has been indicted on a murder charge in the fatal shooting of a black man amid a minor traffic stop.
A songbook found at Pitt shows that “Happy Birthday” isn’t copyrighted, lawyers say, calling it the “smoking gun” in a long legal dispute.
The U.S. House on Wednesday approved a short-term bill to keep federal highway money flowing for three months.
James Holmes’ parents insisted at the sentencing phase of his trial that they had no inkling that he was having homicidal thoughts.
Investigators believe that debris found on an Indian Ocean island is a wing component unique to a Boeing 777.
A farm owner and guide who aided an American dentist’s kill of a protected lion in Zimbabwe faced a court hearing Wednesday.
Russia scuttled a Security Council effort to prosecute the culprits in the downing of a Malaysia Airlines jet in Ukraine last year.
For several years, Sister Michele had been regularly visiting homeless people beneath bridges in Pittsburgh to bring food and socialize.
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Mr. Slatten made fantasy footwear, adorning his designs with rhinestones, peacock feathers, decals and the images of celebrities’ faces.
Motorcyclists ride from Monroeville to Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC to show support for liver recipient Lucas Goeller.
Plus: Boehner ouster sought; United Airlines hacked; Windows 10 released.
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Repair work on the inbound Parkway East will restrict traffic the next three nights.