TOOMEY TALKS BAD ACTORS, TARIFFS, GUNS AND THE PRESIDENT'S 'BLINDNESS' ON RUSSIA

U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey called President Donald Trump's "blindness" toward Russia's hostile acts "very troubling" in a wide-ranging telephone...

PA. SUPREME COURT EXONERATES JORDAN BROWN, FOUND DELINQUENT OF MURDER AT AGE 11

Jordan Brown has been exonerated.

 
 
 

AFTER 'INEXCUSABLE' ALTERCATIONS, STATE AUDIT FINDS WOODLAND HILLS SCHOOL DISTRICT LARGELY FOLLOWED RULES

After a series of high-profile skirmishes between students, officers and administrators in the Woodland Hills School District, a group...

PA SUPREME COURT STRIKES DOWN LAW THAT ELIMINATED PROGRAM FOR POOR

The state Supreme Court on Wednesday struck down a law that eliminated a cash assistance program for the poorest Pennsylvanians.

 
 
 

DARRELLE REVIS, FORMER PITT STAR, RETIRES AFTER 11 NFL SEASONS

Darrelle Revis, a star at Aliquippa High School, one of the best players in the history of Pitt football and a seven-time Pro Bowl...

PA. SUPREME COURT UPHOLDS PHILADELPHIA'S CONTROVERSIAL SODA TAX

In a victory for Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney's administration, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the city's controversial...

 
 
 

COURT SAYS HIGHMARK MEDICARE ADVANTAGE MEMBERS' IN-NETWORK ACCESS TO UPMC TO END IN JULY 2019

Highmark's Medicare Advantage members will see their in-network access to UPMC physicians and facilities end on July 1, 2019, after...

MOBILE DELIVERY IS A PRETTY COMPETITIVE MARKET. TO STAND OUT, WILLIAM PARKER FOCUSED ON ACCESS

William Parker recalls seeing gutted school buses in the Hill District in the early 2000s. Those “store buses,” he said, were the best...

 
 
 

VANISHING RURAL WORKFORCE: FAYETTE COUNTY EMPLOYERS STRUGGLE TO FILL JOBS

When Don Travis moved his modular office manufacturing company to a spot off the main drag in Connellsville from Kansas City years...

TEXTURE DANCERS TRADE BALLET SLIPPERS FOR TAP SHOES IN NEW SHOW 'UNMEASURED RHYTHM'

The music coming from the rehearsal at Studio 19 Dance Complex in Adams was a mashup of Broadway, rock, disco and just about anything...

 
 
 

ART: 'NOT NOT-VIOLENT' TRIES TO MAKE SENSE OF WHAT HAS GONE - OR NEVER WAS

As its title would suggest, artist Hannah Gaskill's “Not not-violent” deals in negative space.

DEVAN SHIMOYAMA SOLO SHOW, TALKS COMING TO WARHOL MUSEUM

The Andy Warhol Museum has announced an ambitious schedule of public programs to complement the exhibition “Devan Shimoyama: Cry, Baby.”

 
 
 

THE GREAT PITTSBURGH HOT DOG TOUR: DON'T RATE, JUST CELEBRATE

Friends and family wanted to know. Co-workers and customers demanded answers. Owners and managers got close, leaned in and softy whispered,...

PLANNERS TOUT PITTSBURGH-TO CHICAGO HYPERLOOP TO LOCAL OFFICIALS

Officials from Virgin Hyperloop One and the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission are in Pittsburgh this week to brief local officials...

 
 
 

EAST PITTSBURGH RESIDENTS DEMAND ANSWERS FROM BOROUGH COUNCIL

East Pittsburgh held its first borough council meeting Tuesday since the fatal police shooting in June of Antwon Rose II, and dozens...

STANTON HEIGHTS MAN CONVICTED IN DUI CRASH DEATH OF MCKEESPORT MAN

An Allegheny County jury deliberated for five hours before convicting a Stanton Heights man Tuesday of involuntary manslaughter and...

 
 
 

AGENT FOR LE'VEON BELL: GUARANTEED MONEY WAS THE STICKING POINT

Adisa Bakari, the agent for Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell, said in an interview on ESPN Tuesday afternoon the Steelers did not...

WITH REVENUE-SHARING GRIEVANCE PROCEEDINGS 'ONGOING,' MLB UNION SEEKS TO SIT DOWN WITH TEAMS

WASHINGTON - The Major League Baseball Players Association's grievance regarding the use of revenue-sharing funds by the Pirates and...

 
 
 

ACCUSED RINGLEADER OF ID THEFT NETWORK ADMITS GUILT IN FEDERAL COURT IN PITTSBURGH

The day after his federal fraud trial started, the accused leader of a criminal network that stole people's identities to make fake...

OBITUARY: GABE RIVERA, FORMER NO. 1 DRAFT PICK OF THE STEELERS, DIES AT 57

Former Steelers defensive lineman Gabe Rivera, whose career was cut short after an auto accident paralyzed him in 1983, died Monday...

 
 
 



Kleenex to rebrand ‘mansize' tissues after gender complaints

Kleenex to rebrand ‘mansize' tissues after gender complaints

Kleenex maker Kimberly-Clark says it will rebrand its “Mansize” tissues after consumers complained the name was sexist. Read more ...

Woman caught on camera running to stranger's door, abandoning 2-year-old boy

Woman caught on camera running to stranger's door, abandoning 2-year-old boy

The woman could be seen running toward the front door of the home while lifting the child in the air by one arm. Read more ...

Ex-USA Gymnastics head accused of tampering with evidence in Larry Nassar case

Ex-USA Gymnastics head accused of tampering with evidence in Larry Nassar case

Former USA Gymnastics president Steve Penny was arrested Wednesday after a Texas grand jury indicted him, alleging he tampered with evidence in the sexual assault investigation... Read more ...

Powerball jackpot soars to $430 million

Powerball jackpot soars to $430 million

No one won the jackpot in Wednesday night's Powerball drawing, bringing the jackpot to $430 million. Read more ...

School cook: Kangaroo meat was nutritious part of his chili

School cook: Kangaroo meat was nutritious part of his chili

A school superintendent says kangaroo meat was mixed with beef in chili served to students at a junior/senior high school in the Nebraska Panhandle. Read more ...

Trump threatens to shut down southern border over migrant caravan

Trump threatens to shut down southern border over migrant caravan

President Trump on Thursday threatened to shut down the southern border and call up the military if Mexico did not stop a migrant caravan from making its way north into the... Read more ...

Red Sox hold off Astros 8-6 for 3-1 ALCS lead

Red Sox hold off Astros 8-6 for 3-1 ALCS lead

Boston Red Sox left fielder Andrew Benintendi made a diving catch with the bases loaded for the final out, holding off the Houston Astros in the American League Championship... Read more ...

Trump threatens to summon military and wreck Mexico trade deal amid...

Trump threatens to summon military and wreck Mexico trade deal amid burgeoning migrant crisis

A caravan of migrants has grown to 4,000 people and is currently trekking through Guatemala en route to the United States. An enraged President Donald Trump criticized the... Read more ...

Pompeo wants Trump to give Saudis more time for Khashoggi probe

Pompeo wants Trump to give Saudis more time for Khashoggi probe

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday said he urged President Trump to give the Saudis “a few more days” to complete their investigation into the disappearance of Jamal... Read more ...

Kershaw dominant, Dodgers beat Brewers 5-2, lead NLCS 3-2

Kershaw dominant, Dodgers beat Brewers 5-2, lead NLCS 3-2

The Los Angeles Dodgers moved past the Milwaukee Brewers 5-2 Wednesday, putting them one win away from a return trip to the World Series. Read more ...