Auditor Says Clearer Rules Needed For Use Of Drilling FeesPennsylvania's auditor general says the state should rein in what he called questionable spending of some of the hundreds of millions of dollars in fees from a natural gas drilling boom that have swelled local government coffers under a nearly five-year-old state law.
Official: Refrigerator Potential Source Of Deadly FireInvestigators said Tuesday a warehouse fire in Oakland that killed 36 people did not appear to have been set intentionally and may have been caused by a refrigerator or other electrical appliance.
Choral Flash Mob Surprises Shoppers At Local MallMembers of some local singing groups teamed up for a choral flash mob at a local mall Tuesday night.
Cultural Trust Announces Activities For Highmark First Night PittsburghWinners of this year's sing-off competition set the tone, as the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust announced activities for Highmark First Night Pittsburgh, this New Year's Eve.
Steelers Linebacker Surprises Low-Income Families Receiving Free FurnitureFour deserving families got a helping hand, and then some, from a local furniture store, but the biggest surprise of all was saved for last.
New App Developed In Pittsburgh To Avoid Long Wait To Order Drinks At BarWith apps for just about everything, maybe it's no surprise there's now a brand new app to order your drink at a busy bar.
State Police: Drunk Woman Damages Ex-Boyfriend's Yard With CarA woman in Connellsville is accused of tearing up her ex-boyfriend’s yard with her car and hitting anything in her path, including a pool.
Consumer Reports: Peanut Butter Alternatives For School LunchesPeanut butter and jelly sandwiches are a favorite of kids everywhere, but there are a lot of other nut butters on the market today and most can be safely brought into a peanut-free school
McKeesport Man Arrested For Allegedly Robbing, Assaulting Woman At GunpointA date took a dangerous turn in the Hill District on Monday night. A woman claims a man she met robbed her, assaulted her, then threatened her with a gun.
Water Damage Forces Evacuation Of Senior Citizen HomeA sprinkler malfunction at a Center Township senior citizens' home forced residents to evacuate Tuesday afternoon.
Police Investigating Homewood ShootingPolice are investigating after a man was shot Tuesday afternoon in Homewood.
Second Driver In Alleged Franklin Park Road Rage Incident Comes ForwardNew details in an alleged road rage incident that sent a man in his 70s to the hospital.