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No one has been executed in Pennsylvania since 1999. Terrance Williams was scheduled for lethal injection today.
“It is time for Ferguson’s leaders to take immediate, wholesale and structural corrective action,” Attorney General Eric Holder said.
Cognitive impairment can have a huge impact on a person’s ability to look after their own money.
The school district's budget for 2015 calls for spending $556.7 million, with $245.1 million of the revenue coming from state sources.
The afternoon flight will connect with other Spirit flights to Denver, Dallas, Minneapolis and Houston.
Crews will relocate pavement striping and move construction barriers, creating a new traffic pattern.
Gov. Tom Wolf’s budget proposal brought passionate responses from politicians, the business sector and advocacy groups Tuesday.
Not even frigid temperatures and brutal wind can prevent a group of dedicated seniors from bundling up and trudging to our classes.
In his first budget proposal, the governor promises to increase support for school districts, community colleges and public universities.
The trial that begins today is expected to be one of the most closely watched terror cases in years.
The bill would create a commission that would develop a funding formula based on actual costs for cyber charter schools.
Pittsburgher Jennifer Saffron returns to the heart of the civil rights movement to reconnect with Selma and recount her experiences.
Retired Admiral Joe Sestak formally announce his bid in Philadelphia today to oust U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, who won 51 to 49 percent in 2010.
It was the first of many possible veto showdowns possible in Mr. Obama’s final term.
Wolf’s budget projects that a new tax on the volume and value of gas flowing from Pennsylvania wells will take effect on Jan. 1, 2016.
Aliquippa police Capt. Douglas Edgell said the aggressor is being charged with simple assault, disorderly conduct and harassment.
Ira H. Gordon spent much of his life in Pittsburgh helping others in his community, through his business and his philanthropy.
Authorities in India have ordered that the documentary featuring the bus driver not be broadcast in their country.
The suburb’s police department commanded national attention after one of its officers shot and killed an unarmed black man last summer.
With its latest video, posted online Monday, it appears to have borrowed at least some elements from the Islamic State’s recent postings.
Plus: Russia sanctions hinted; paying respects to Nemtsov; Chile volcano erupts; and more.
Plus: Boston jury selected; Clinton email controversy; reversal in Alabama; and more.
The seemingly ageless “Cuban Comet” helped clear the way for generations of minority ballplayers
The clothing was collected through PittServes and will be given to charities including an on-campus shop, Thriftsburgh, opening next month.
The switch on medical recommendations to ward off peanut allergies comes too late for many Pittsburgh children and their families.
After shedding 180 pounds, Bobbi Jo Wendel trains for her first full marathon in Pittsburgh.
His comment about the time frame for a freeze represents one of the U.S. government's strongest signals yet of its red line for a deal.
“Our state is never going to get stronger as long as we make our schools weaker,” Mr. Wolf said in his prepared remarks.
The speech before a joint meeting of Congress gave the Israeli prime minister a rare platform for confronting President Obama.
They are concerned about a GOP-Obama rift on the Israeli prime minister’s speech to Congress today.
The outcome averted a partial agency shutdown that would have begun Friday. It was a major victory for Mr. Obama and the Democrats.
The ex-secretary of state may have violated federal requirements that officials’ correspondence be retained as part of the agency’s record.
Young Americans for Liberty at Carlow University encouraged students to write on two outdoor poster-boards, part of a national project.
Jeffrey Naftal's resignation was effective Feb. 26, according to a two-paragraph letter to council members.
Follow your heart, and the rest will fall into place.
Relationships between the police and African-American communities need to go beyond conversations and marches.
The proposal would raise about $765.3 million for the state’s general fund and another $225 million to replace a Marcellus Shale impact fee
Common Pleas Senior Judge Judith Friedman’s one-sentence order means the city’s law remains in force, at least for now.
The quake was felt by people on land, but there was no panic, Indonesia's disaster agency said.
A new national journal’s article recommends that employers abandon these programs.
Health-related events for the coming week.
Money is tight as strike pay from the United Steelworkers union is a fraction of normal wages.
Rod H. Altmeyer Sr. took over Altmeyer’s Bed, Bath & Home from his father and moved stores from small downtown area to shopping centers.
Mr. McKinley, 76, was “one of our most important Pittsburgh artists of any kind,” said composer David Stock, a classmate at Carnegie Tech.
Former U.S. Sen. Rick Santorum of Pennsylvania is among the speakers slated for the April event.
David Petraeus is a retired four-star general, who won renown in Iraq and Afghanistan, before going on to briefly lead the CIA.
Her emotional account came amid a swirl of speculation about who was responsible for the assassination, and what it means for Russia.
He ruled that a since-revoked requirement for judges to live at Guantanamo until a trial is over appeared to be unlawful influence.
Their habitats are key to a multitude of ecosystems, from deserts and rain forests to your neighborhood park.
Many see it as a test of the central government’s ability to retake and hold much of the territory lost to the militant group last summer.