The expected move means Gerrit Cole will get to pitch more innings this spring.
McKeesport Council on Wednesday unanimously approved a uniform policy for tenants leasing office space owned by the city.
Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for information about the shooting death of a man whose body was found behind a West Miffli
The Penguins scored three unanswered goals for their seventh win in a row, 3-2, against the Toronto Maple Leafs tonight at Consol Energy Cen
For the second year in a row, Robert Morris came up one game short of an Northeast championship and an NCAA Tournament bid. The Colonials lo
Aaron Duran, 36, is charged with rape and sexual assault involving two women
Pitt completed its 2012 football schedule Wednesday but needed some help from the Big East in order to do so.
New assessment numbers went on-line today for properties in Allegheny County's western and northern suburbs.
Accused killer Ken Konias Jr. remains at large.
The Steelers have officially released the four veterans they announced last week would be cut and all four are free immediately to negotiate
On a gorgeous midday that at least approached 66 degrees, the Penguins today unveiled a statue of team owner Mario Lemieux.
HARRISBURG -- A Pennsylvania judge says Jerry Sandusky will get the 581 pages of secret grand jury testimony before the start of his trial o
A federal grand jury in West Virginia has indicted a Monongahela Valley man on interstate drug distribution charges following an arrest last
After 20 years in the job, he was the longest-tenured director in the agency's 55-year history.
An Army veteran of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan from Tarentum who was headed back to Afghanistan later this month was killed Tuesday in
NEW YORK -- No. 9 seed Connecticut defeated No. 8 seed West Virginia, 71-67, in overtime in the second round of the Big East tournament.
The student brought the pellet gun to a bus stop this morning.
A woman who worked for state Sen. Jane Orie in her North Hills district office for less than a year testified this morning she spent a subst
Allegheny County police charged a New Kensington driver with a string of crimes stemming from a fatal collision in Penn Hills last month.
A Senate panel approved a proposal to make the federal health care law and its requirement that residents purchase health insurance illegal
Zachary Cheeseman, of Portersville, was driving east on Route 422 at a "high rate of speed" when he crossed into oncoming traffic.
BRADENTON, Fla. -- Pirates second baseman Neil Walker was scratched from today's lineup with lower back tightness, according to a Pirates re
They ask the city to lower the speed limit and create a school zone -- sans school.
The South Side retailer met analyst expectations after having lowered earnings guidance.
Armando Cruz, 43, of Mercer, remained in the Mercer County Prison Tuesday night on four federal charges.
The contract will allow the city to outsource its recycling program while expanding it to include recyclables.
A 19-year-old man who was driving "in an erratic manner" died today after his car swerved into oncoming traffic and hit another head-on in S
A Mercer County man already in jail on accusations that he had sex with a child has been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges that he
NEW YORK -- Given the lingering malaise of a dreary basketball winter at both Pitt and St. John's, few were buying the whole ramp-up notion
A Harrison woman accused of assaulting a deputy who tried to treat her lacerations while she was awaiting a ride to the jail last year was a
A convicted killer serving a life term for a 1976 murder was found guilty today of first-degree homicide and conspiracy in relation to a sec
At a Pittsburgh Public Schools board meeting tonight, review teams recommended that the district renew City Charter High for an additional f
Seniors Ashton Gibbs and Nasir Robinson, who had not won a conference tournament game in their first three seasons, led the way.
An Allegheny County Common Pleas judge will hold a hearing Thursday morning to decide the fate of a dog that was implicated in a fatal attac
April will be anything but the cruelest month for filmmaking in Pittsburgh.
It is one of 13 new national historic landmarks.
The mother and child then went by ambulance to Magee-WOmens Hospital of UPMC, where they are in good condition
The Penguins' center takes a few hits in practice and says he will return to the lineup soon.
The FBI hopes to reach more people who might turn in the accused killer.
As many as thousands bear water damage, including some that will be hard to replace.
Allegheny Public Square on the North Side may be getting a new name.
A Monroeville developer intends to convert a former Strip District warehouse on Penn Avenue into office space.
Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald and County Council President Charles Martoni will hold a town hall meeting on reassessment at 7 p
An Ohio law school professor and a lawyer for Amish sect leader Sam Mullet have challenged the constitutionality of the government's hate-cr
WASHINGTON -- Federal mine inspectors fell short of their duties to protect miners at Upper Big Branch, where 29 workers were killed in a m
BRADENTON, Fla. -- Negotiations that stretched over the past two seasons officially came to a close today when the Pirates announced a six-y
As the first prosecution witness of the day left the courtroom this morning, state Sen. Jane Orie hugged the woman and kissed her cheek.
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- The judge overseeing Jerry Sandusky's criminal trial wants lawyers to appear before him early next week to debate how
The former councilman clashed with Mayor Luke Ravenstahl.
Working without a contract since August, the union wishes to publicly show its 'frustration.'
The Allegheny Intermediate Unit today announced the creation of a cyber charter school that will integrate online learning with workplace ex
City pays $75,000 and in return gets dropped from the lawsuit against three police officers.
The bill would limit contract buyouts and mandate student-achievement clauses.
A European market will be coming to Market Square for the holiday season.
Pa. Turnpike to move closer to eliminating cash
A sales increase fed a rise in quarterly profit over the year before.
Flames broke out before 2 a.m. in the home along Fox Run Road in Cranberry.
Nearby residents said the traffic generated by so many new homes in such a congested area will be "intolerable."
Firefighters are drafting bylaws with a plan to formally merge under a single chief.
Commissioners had been considering asking residents to vote to approve a 0.22-mill tax to help fund the Northland Public Library.
The boy faces juvenile charges of making terroristic threats, having a weapon on school property and disorderly conduct.
Record low interest rates have school board members looking at refinancing nearly $5 million of the district's debt.
The Duquesne-McKeesport Bridge was closed in both directions tonight after a tractor-trailer carrying two rolls of steel flipped on its side
The Penguins won their sixth game in a row, 2-1, against the Phoenix Coyotes tonight at Consol Energy Center.
The future of a proposed skate park in Dormont remains unclear.
The state attorney general's office today filed its response to an order for pre-trial discovery last week in the case against former Penn S
HARTFORD, Conn. -- West Virginia was the last team to beat third-ranked Notre Dame but the Irish made sure there would be no repeat tonigh
An Erie man died when his car hit a guardrail on Interstate 79 in Mercer County today and flipped over several times.
State police in Indiana County are investigating the death of a 16-month-old Saltsburg boy.
The Steelers pulled no surprises today when they declined to use the franchise tag by the 4 p.m. deadline to do so.
The Democratic congressmen both seek nomination in the 12th District after Republicans redrew boundaries.
Former state Rep. Mike Veon and his ex-aide found guilty of misuse of taxpayer money.
The Pirates and Andrew McCutchen agreed to terms on a six-year contract worth $51.5 million with an option for 2018 worth $14.75 million.
Timothy Lesko, 24, faced up to nine years in prison before his plea deal.
A staffer for state Sen. Jane Orie testified this morning that during peak political seasons, more than 50 percent of her workday was spent
They say bill would disenfranchise voters who are elderly, poor or minorities.
The Penguins today recalled defenseman Brian Strait from their Wilkes-Barre/Scranton affiliate.
A driver and passenger died early this morning when their vehicle crashed into a wall in Wilkinsburg after Pittsburgh officers tried to stop
Direct Air will begin year-round nonstop service from Pittsburgh International Airport to Lakeland Linder Regional Airport in Florida starti
An 84-year-old man was killed in Lawrence County early today after being overcome by smoke from a fire smoldering in his bedroom.
Two firefighters battling a blaze in Jeannette were injured early today when the floor collapsed beneath them.
The National Weather Service says snow showers and squalls may persist this morning throughout the Pittsburgh metro area.
Police have arrested three men suspected of stealing $2,332 from a McDonald's restaurant in Shaler this morning, firing a gunshot at the cei
The motto of one-and-done tournament basketball for every team is "survive and advance," and the West Virginia women did exactly that this a
Robert Morris advanced to its fourth consecutive Northeast Conference championship game Sunday with a 71-64 victory over Wagner.
A portion of Mon Wharf will be open Monday
A crash involving as many as five vehicles blocked the inbound Parkway East this afternoon
The National Weather Service is cautioning drivers in eight Western Pennsylvania counties about possible icy roads today from snow squalls.
Homicide detectives are investigating an early morning shooting in Wilkinsburg today.
A 10-year-old boy is facing charges after police said he took a BB gun to a Butler County school.
A firefigher has been taken to a local hospital tonight with unknown injuries after falling through the floor of a burning Baldwin home.
A 10-year old boy is facing charges after police said he took a BB gun to a Butler County school.
An 17-year-old boy who had been standing in the middle of a southbound lane of Interstate 79 in Butler County early this morning died after
Arson squad investigators said a one-alarm fire this morning in Observatory Hill that injured a woman and destroyed her home was deliberatel
The Washington County coroner's office has identified the person who died today in a Union Township fire.
Police are investigating Wilkinsburg hit-and-run accident in which a woman was injured.
Duquesne dropped its regular season finale to Saint Louis 75-60 on Saturday at home, struggling to contend inside with the No. 2 ranked team
TAMPA, Fla. -- Darryl Bryant had 12 of his 16 points in the second half and West Virginia scored its last 10 points on free throws to hold o
The FBI has set up a toll-free 800 number for tips regarding fugitive Kenneth Konias Jr., who is accused of killing a fellow guard in an arm
Saint Louis Coach Rick Majerus was sent to the hospital for precautionary reasons this morning and is not coaching against Duquesne.