Oakland

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City Seeing Resistance To New Bike Lanes, Calling It “Bikelash”

The mayor calls it “bikelash” — a resistance to change for a healthier, more vibrant city.

06/25/2015

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Pittsburgh Makes Top 10 “Foodie” List

It’s no surprise that Pittsburgh’s restaurant scene is booming and now the city is getting some national attention.

06/23/2015

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Pizza Delivery Driver Shot, Car Stolen In Oakland

Pittsburgh Police are looking for the men who shot and carjacked a local pizza deliveryman.

06/22/2015

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Blawnox Woman Ordered To Stand Trial In 2014 Torture Death

A Blawnox woman accused of playing a role in the alleged torture and murder of a man during a robbery attempt will stand trial on homicide and other charges.

06/19/2015

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Pittsburgh VA Wants To Fire 3 Who Bound Co-Worker With Tape

Officials with the Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System want to fire three people and discipline four others after a worker complained that he was harassed and bound with duct tape.

06/19/2015

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Pittsburgh VA Investigating Alleged Incident, Issues Statement

Several employees are reportedly on leave while an alleged incident is under investigation at the Pittsburgh VA Hospital in the city’s Oakland section.

06/13/2015

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SWAT Called To House In Oakland

The SWAT team was called to a home in Oakland early Thursday morning.

06/04/2015

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CMU Student Arrested For String Of Oakland Fires

Police arrested a man after a string of fire in Oakland back in April.

05/31/2015

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Storms Barrel Through Region Causing Damage, Power Outages

Severe thunderstorms are hitting the Pittsburgh region.

05/29/2015

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Police: Turquoise Socks Help Police Track Down Suspected Bank Robber

Police took a suspect into custody shortly after a bank robbery Friday afternoon in the city’s Oakland section, and they say it was a unique choice in footwear, turquoise socks and black sandals, that helped them identify him.

05/29/2015

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Woman Arrested In 2014 Torture Death Of Blawnox Man

Samantha McMunn is hoping her family can now start the healing process after the arrest of a woman in connection with the April 2014 torture death of her brother, Andrew McMunn.

05/27/2015

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Police Investigating After 2 Women Found Dead In East Hills Home

Police and SWAT have been called to a home in the East End.

05/07/2015

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Police On Lookout For Man Who Assaulted Woman Near Pitt Campus

Authorities have issued a warning after a woman was assaulted at a bus shelter near Pitt’s campus.

04/30/2015

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Fatal Shooting Under Investigation In South Oakland

Police are investigating after a fatal shooting in the city’s Oakland section Wednesday night.

04/22/2015

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Pittsburghers Join In “Fight For $15” Protests With Demonstration In Oakland

The Fight for $15 campaign to win higher pay and a union for fast-food workers is expanding to represent a variety of low-wage workers and become more of a social justice movement.

04/15/2015

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