A fire at a high-rise apartment building forced dozens of people out of their homes and into the cold on Friday evening in Pittsburgh’s Oakland neighborhood.
The scenario: Franco Harris shows up at an “Immaculate Reception” by jumping out of a wedding cake. But it’s really part of a Super Bowl ad for a website building company.
A water line break in the city’s Oakland section turned a busy roadway into a sheet of ice Saturday and caused some major traffic problems.
Pittsburgh Public Works says its working to stay ahead of the storm, keeping a constant eye on the roads.
James Robinson scored 18 points, including five in the final minutes of regulation to send the game into overtime, to help Pitt avoid an upset by beating Oakland 81-77 on Saturday.
Some sweeping changes took place within the University of Pittsburgh’s athletic department on Wednesday.
State Police say at least one of the drivers involved in the accident has now come forward.
An Oakland home was robbed by masked suspects armed with guns and a Taser.
Pittsburgh Police said there were no arrests Friday night after as many as 400 to 500 demonstrators temporarily forced the closing of a section of the Parkway East, Carson Street, the Smithfield Street Bridge and several other roads.
Local demonstrators will be out again today and this weekend to protest a decision by a grand jury in New York City that cleared a white police officer in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man.
Across the country and here in Pittsburgh, protests continue today in response to a decision by a grand jury in New York City to not indict another white police officer in the death of a black suspect.
Crowds protesting the deaths of two unarmed black men at the hands of police are demonstrating in Philadelphia and Pittsburgh.
A deer may have sent a car crashing into a building early this morning in Pittsburgh’s Oakland section.
Mayor Bill Peduto likes to talk about creating a “superhighway. “Not another parkway. Not a new busway. A superhighway … for bicycles.
The Conflict Kitchen reopened Wednesday after a death threat forced them to close last week.