J.C. Penney To Close 13 To 14 Percent Of StoresJ.C. Penney says it will be closing anywhere from 130 to 140 stores as well as two distribution centers over the next several months as it aims to improve profitability in the era of online shopping.
Local Congressmen Attack Town Hall Meetings As Source Of DisruptionAs citizens across the nation demand that members of Congress hold public town hall meetings, some Republican lawmakers have shot back against the idea.
Toomey Meets With 'Tuesdays With Toomey' Organizers, But No Town Meeting HeldThey call it Tuesdays with Toomey, a march on U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey's Station Square office every Tuesday to call for a public town hall meeting.
Are Congressmen Ducking Their Constituents By Not Holding Town Hall Meetings?Across the country, members of Congress are being accused of ducking their constituents.
Pa. Senator Wants To Lift Law Banning Sunday Automobile SalesOnce upon a time, “blue laws” in Pennsylvania prohibited merchandise from being sold on Sunday.
Spirit Airlines Announces New Services From PittsburghSpirit Airlines announced they will start new services from Pittsburgh International Airport.
Laid Off Coal Miners Trained To Write Computer Codes, A Ticket To Top WagesMore than 30,000 coal miners have lost their jobs in the last six years.
Mandatory Random Drug Tests Considered For Butler County SchoolA high school in Butler County is considering a new drug-testing policy.
Inflation Begins To Take Bite Out Of Consumer Wallets, As Prices Rise Almost EverywhereU.S. consumer prices rose in January at the fastest pace in nearly four years, strengthening the case for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates this year.
State Approves Pipeline Across Commonwealth Despite Protests From EnvironmentalistsIt's called the Mariner East 2 Pipeline, a project of Philadelphia-based Sunoco Logistics. And it will run parallel, for the most part, to an existing Mariner East 1 pipeline, through Washington, Allegheny and Westmoreland counties on its way east.
Giant Eagle Begins Pilot Project For Home Delivery Of GroceriesGrocery shopping is a pain for those with children, millennials on the go, and older folks tired of all those grocery aisles.
Hidden Freebies Made Public: Special Services Most Customers Don't Know ExistWhen Emily Costantino, of Monongahela, signed up for Amazon Prime, she only had one thought in mind, she told KDKA money editor Jon Delano.