Nearly 1,000 Gather To Improve Community Relations With PoliceProtesters marched down Center Avenue Sunday afternoon to rally at the Hill’s Freedom Corner.
Pittsburghers Show Support For Israel And Gaza During Squirrel Hill DemonstrationThere was a lot of emotion in the heart of Squirrel Hill Sunday afternoon as supporters of both Israel and Gaza squared off outside the Jewish Community Center.
Judge Opts Against Testimony In Penn State CaseA Pennsylvania judge is poised to hear from lawyers for three former Penn State administrators awaiting trial on charges they covered up child sex abuse allegations against former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.
NCAA To Restore Penn State Football ScholarshipsThe NCAA says it will gradually restore football scholarships taken from Penn State over the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal, saying the school has made significant changes to its athletics programs.
Penn State Trustees Greeted By Protesters At MeetingAbout 200 chanting protestors greeted members of the Penn State Board of Trustees Friday when they showed up for a meeting in State College, Pa.
Annual Homewood Peace March Aims To Stop ViolenceMany people in Homewood took advantage of having off from work or school on this Good Friday, as dozens of people gathered together for a Peace March.
Local Teens, Young Adults Hold Rally In Wake Of Trayvon Martin’s DeathRallies and demonstrations, both large and small, are being held in cities across the nation following the death of Trayvon Martin in Florida.
Occupy Wall Street Movement Comes To PittsburghThe Occupy Wall Street movement arrived in Pittsburgh Saturday as a crowd estimated around 2,000 people marched, rallied and protested against corporate greed and social inequality. It was a peaceful crowd of union members, college students and parents with kids.
Occupy Pittsburgh Street Closures, Bus DetoursThe Occupy Pittsburgh demonstration is set to flood the streets this Saturday, and that means there will be some closures to contend with in the city.