Local News

Residents Blame GPS For Trucks Damaging Property On Lawrenceville’s Narrow StreetsGPS makes getting around a lot easier for most of us. But some people in Lawrenceville say it's created a problem in their neighborhood that's led to cars and businesses being damaged.
Plum School Board Votes To Reinstate SuperintendentOn the heels of a legal firm releasing its findings into the handling of the teacher-student sex scandal at Plum School District, the board has voted to reinstate the superintendent.
Beaver Co. 911 Dispatcher Charged After Overdosing With Kids In HomeInside the Beaver County 911 center, operators field calls for emergencies.
Judge Rejects Reduced Sentence In FBI Agent's Shooting DeathA federal judge has rejected a bid for a reduced sentence for a western Pennsylvania woman convicted in the shooting death of an FBI agent during a pre-dawn drug raid at her home almost eight years ago.
‘Doors Open Pittsburgh’ Offers Rare Look Inside Historic BuildingsMany of us pass historic churches, grand former train stations, and other public buildings every day without ever looking inside.
Pittsburgh Region Leads In Job Loss In Latest Economic ReportsWe're so used to getting good economic news about this region that hearing some bad news is, well, disturbing.
Pa. Lawmaker Wants High School Students To Pass Civics Test To GraduateCivics, the basics of American government and history, should be a requirement for high school graduation, says Pennsylvania Rep. Bill Kortz, a Dravosburg Democrat.
Police Officer Fired After Posting Racial Slur On Social MediaThe mayor of McKeesport has fired a part-time police officer after an inappropriate social media post surfaced.
Officials Rescue Deer Stuck In Fineview FenceEmergency officials worked together to free a deer that had become trapped in a fence Tuesday morning in Fineview.
FDA-Banned Chemical In Antibacterial Soap Still Legal In ToothpasteThe FDA has banned a controversial chemical found in antibacterial soap, but it turns out that ingredient is still legal in toothpaste.
PennDOT Reassures Commuters Concerned About Liberty Bridge SafetyIt was a quicker, smoother commute Tuesday for many in the South Hills thanks to the reopening of the Liberty Bridge, but some vehicles have already violated the span’s new weight limit.
Study: Zika Flourishes Inside Vagina, Spreads To Fetal BrainResearchers already know the Zika virus is sexually transmitted, but now they say the virus can flourish inside a woman’s vagina.

Politics

Pittsburgh Region Leads In Job Loss In Latest Economic ReportsWe're so used to getting good economic news about this region that hearing some bad news is, well, disturbing.
Pa. Lawmaker Wants High School Students To Pass Civics Test To GraduateCivics, the basics of American government and history, should be a requirement for high school graduation, says Pennsylvania Rep. Bill Kortz, a Dravosburg Democrat.
AP Fact Check: Trump, Clinton Deny Their Own Words In DebateBoth Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton denied making statements that they are on the record as saying during the first presidential debate.
Clinton, Trump Battle Fiercely Over Taxes, Race, TerrorLocked in an exceedingly close White House race, presidential rivals Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump tangled for 90-minutes over their vastly different visions for the nation's future.
Ted Cruz Now Says He Will Vote For Donald TrumpTed Cruz says he's voting for Donald Trump for president - a shocking about-face after he rocked the Republican convention by dramatically refusing to do so.
Trump Promises Help To Energy Industry, Calls Charlotte Violence An EmbarrassmentThe race for the White House returned to Pennsylvania today as Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump made a stop in Pittsburgh.

Business

Pittsburgh Region Leads In Job Loss In Latest Economic ReportsWe're so used to getting good economic news about this region that hearing some bad news is, well, disturbing.
Pittsburgh Hosting 2-Day Conference On Natural Gas IndustryNatural gas production is the topic of discussion at a two-day conference in Downtown Pittsburgh.
Mylan CEO Defends EpiPen Price Hike Against Bipartisan AttackThe Mylan CEO faced tough words from members of a congressional investigations committee Wednesday.
Feds Take Over Regulation Of Self-Driving CarsThe federal government now wants a hand in regulating Uber's self-driving cars and President Obama even weighed in with an op-ed piece in the Post-Gazette.
UPS To Hire 95,000 Seasonal Workers For Upcoming HolidaysIt's not even officially fall yet, but delivery companies and retailers are making their hiring lists for the holiday season.
FAA Warns Airline Passengers Not To Use Samsung SmartphoneU.S. aviation safety officials took the extraordinary step late Thursday of warning airline passengers not to turn on or charge a new-model Samsung smartphone during flights following numerous reports of the devices catching fire.

Entertainment

‘Doors Open Pittsburgh’ Offers Rare Look Inside Historic BuildingsMany of us pass historic churches, grand former train stations, and other public buildings every day without ever looking inside.
WATCH: Trailer Released For “Fences” Movie Shot In PittsburghThe first trailer for the movie “Fences” which was shot in Pittsburgh was released Tuesday.
Survey: Superheroes Dethrone Princesses As Top Halloween CostumeHalloween is upon us, and that means it’s time to start planning your costume.
Lawyer: Angelina Jolie Files For Divorce From Brad PittBrangelina is no more.
Magician Hoping To Replicate Houdini’s Death-Defying Stunt Over Pittsburgh 100 Years LaterA magician from Pittsburgh will try to duplicate one of Houdini's most famous stunts 100 years to the day later.
Let’s Have Some Fun! Pittsburgh Ranks As One Of The “Most Fun Cities In America”A new poll ranks Pittsburgh as one of the “most fun” cities in America.

Health

FDA-Banned Chemical In Antibacterial Soap Still Legal In ToothpasteThe FDA has banned a controversial chemical found in antibacterial soap, but it turns out that ingredient is still legal in toothpaste.
Study: Zika Flourishes Inside Vagina, Spreads To Fetal BrainResearchers already know the Zika virus is sexually transmitted, but now they say the virus can flourish inside a woman’s vagina.
Report: Rate Of Newborns With Drug Problems Up 250 PercentA new state analysis of Pennsylvania hospital data shows the rate of infants born with drug abuse problems rose 250 percent from 2000 to 2015.
Local Water Systems Listed In Study On Tap Water Containing Cancer-Causing ChemicalFamilies in western Pennsylvania, and hundreds of millions more across the country, are drinking tap water containing a cancer-causing chemical.
Study: Cancer Causing Chemical Found In Tap Water Of 200-Million AmericansHundreds of millions of Americans, including those in Western Pennsylvania, are drinking water contaminated with a cancer-causing chemical.
University Of Pittsburgh Study Finds Fitness Tracker Users Lose Less Weight Than Non-UsersFitness trackers are big business these days, which is why a study done at the University of Pittsburgh is so surprising

CBS National News

Keith Scott's wife had restraining orders against him
9/27: Clinton in North Carolina following heated presidential debate; Late-night shows take on debate
Wells Fargo CEO, executives will forfeit tens of millions in bonuses
Suspicious package delivered to Charlotte police
Advocates: Yellowstone bison threatened by hunters
Report: Facebook at Work launching soon

CBS World News

Former Israeli President Shimon Peres dead at 93
Shimon Peres dead at 93
LGBT festival canceled in Haiti amid threats
Defense Secretary: 9/11 lawsuit bill "devastating"
9 out of 10 people breathing excessive air pollution
Human intestines found in luggage by customs

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