Washington Boulevard is a bowl or a basin and unsuspecting motorists were tragically trapped when it suddenly filled up August 19, 2011.
A high-ranking member of the Pittsburgh fire department is caught on tape in a bar fight. Deputy Fire Chief Michael Mullen is caught on surveillance video punching a man in the face in the middle of Fin McCools on the South Side.
The chilling scenes of the Washington Boulevard flood last August remain vivid in the memory of city officials — as does the resolve that flood waters should never take another life.
If a major disaster hit downtown Pittsburgh, could the city be safely evacuated? The city’s been working on an evacuation plan since Sept. 11, but 10 years and a $500,000 later, KD Investigator Andy Sheehan says neither public safety forces, nor the public has been trained.
Days after flash floods claimed the lives of four people in Highland Park, comes a new threat of heavy rain.
It was just after 7:30 p.m. Saturday when word spread that the jury in the trial of Richard Poplawski had reached a verdict.
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — It’s believed by many in law enforcement to be the single most effective way to curb violent crime, but this year the seizure of illegal guns has fallen off by nearly a […]