As much of its shuttered business district attests, Braddock has struggled to stay afloat through three decades of hard times. But that recovery could be derailed if a court upholds a massive appeals board reduction of US Steel’s Edgar Thompson Works.
Children found without food, in soiled clothes, abandoned by drug-addicted or alcoholic parents.
A 22-year-old mother hid her face as she entered district court, charged with felony child endangerment.
Called to an apartment house on Corey Avenue in Braddock, police found scenes of stench and squalor, and there in the midst of it, a 4-month-old girl, two boys – ages 1 and 2, and not an adult in sight.
Police are investigating after one person was shot and killed in Braddock early Monday morning.
Pennsylvania’s Commonwealth Court will hear arguments on Wednesday about whether to stop the issuance of marriage licenses to gay couples.
A caregiver was in custody on charges she stole more than $30,000 from a disabled Pittsburgh-area couple and used the money to gamble at casinos, and changed their life insurance to make herself the beneficiary.
A Pittsburgh-area mayor is finding himself in demand since agreeing to marry a same-sex couple last week.
Last week he spoke out against the ban on gay marriage and now the Mayor of Braddock is publicly defying it.
Lawyers asked a state court on Friday to throw out a lawsuit that seeks to stop a rogue county official from issuing marriage licenses to gay couples, who cannot legally wed in Pennsylvania.
An evening storm caught some areas by surprise with flooding and heavy rain.
A lot of people plan ahead when it comes to finding that perfect place to see the fireworks Downtown. If you haven’t staked out your spot yet, here are some good options.
Several people were forced out of their home after it caught fire late Tuesday night.
A Braddock home went up in flames Friday morning with two people inside. But thanks to some quick-thinking neighbors, no one was hurt.
A community is in mourning today as police continue to investigate a fatal shooting that left a 16-year-old girl dead in the middle of a street in Rankin Friday evening.