Pope Francis, After Historic Speech To Congress, Arrives In New YorkPope Francis plunged into the melting pot of New York after reminding the country of its immigrant origins in the first papal speech before Congress on Thursday.
Rep. Murphy 'Bitter' Over Lack Of Action On Mental Health BillThe killing of a TV news crew in Roanoke on Wednesday by what appears to have been done by a man with mental illness is the latest example for Pa. Congressman Tim Murphy of a mental health system that needs fixed. Murphy joined the KDKA Morning News to talk about his frustration over the lack of action by Congress and that his mental health bill (H.R. 2646) needs to become law before another tragedy.
Congress Moves To Increase Size Of Trucks On U.S. RoadsThey seem to be everywhere on the highway -- large trucks -- even double-tractor-trailer trucks.
Mayor's Trip To Cuba Sets Groundwork For Future Business Relationship
Regulators OK 'Net Neutrality' Rules For Internet ProvidersInternet service providers like Comcast, Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile now must act in the "public interest" when providing a mobile connection to your home or phone, under rules approved Thursday by a divided Federal Communications Commission.
Local Shopping Malls May Or May Not Be Ready For Terrorist AttackLocal shopping malls didn't want to engage publicly about their security measures, but all seemed aware that a Somali group called al-Shabaab had issued a general threat, as reported on Australian television.
$372.5M In Federal Funds Awarded To Conservation ProjectsProjects designed to cut down on fertilizer runoff, expand bird nesting areas and restore native grasslands are among those selected for funding under a new initiative that encourages conservation partnerships between government and private organizations.
Pa. House Elects A New Speaker, Other Legislators Sworn InWith both an outgoing and incoming governor looking on, a more Republican General Assembly took office in Harrisburg Tuesday.
New Chief Sworn In On Heels Of Police Body Camera ApprovalPittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto says he's allocating $650,000 from next year's budget to outfit the city's entire police force with body cameras.
President Obama Unveils Executive Actions On ImmigrationSpurning furious Republicans, President Barack Obama unveiled expansive executive actions on immigration Thursday night to spare nearly 5 million people in the U.S. illegally from deportation and refocus enforcement efforts on "felons, not families."
Border Patrol Council: Illegal Immigrants Bring More Problems Than We NeedIllegal immigrants are streaming into our country through the border with Mexico. The Border Patrol Union has a few concerns about these people coming into our home, but mainly they need help to stop it.
With Congress Stalling, Gap & IKEA Move Ahead To Raise Minimum WageWith President Obama's efforts to increase the minimum wage blocked by Republicans in Congress, some companies are acting on their own.