Police and fire marshals have been trying to determine what caused an empty house in Pittsburgh’s Oakland section to explode, blowing massive holes in both sides of the older two-story home.
A few hundred Verizon residential and business customers who rely on landlines are without service.
An early-morning crash shut down the Parkway East inbound from the Squirrel Hill tunnel to the Oakland exit.
An Oakland Pizza shop owner charged with dealing drugs out of the shop was in court today, but his case was transferred to another jurisdiction.
Charges against a man who was arrested after running around Oakland dressed as Spiderman have been withdrawn.
Police are investigating two shootings that took place overnight.
Police arrested a man dressed as Spiderman early Friday morning in Oakland.
A suspicious package dropped off at the UPS Store in Pittsburgh’s Oakland neighborhood Wednesday has been deemed safe after it prompted evacuations, road closures and sent the bomb squad and Hazmat crews to the scene.
O is for Oakmont and Oakland! KDKA to Z visited different locations all through the month of October. We visited the Oakmont Bakery on October 25 and celebrated Oakland on October 19th.
Many of us paused today to remember the deadly terror attacks that took place 12 years ago.
Several local politicians were joined by hundreds of demonstrators Saturday to Rally against healthcare provider UPMC.
In May of last year the opening of the VA Hospital’s new medical building in Oakland was a tonic after all the bad publicity because of the Legionella bacteria outbreak at veterans’ facilities here.
The day after a pizza shop owner was arrested on drug charges, the district attorney said he is working to shut the business down.
It wasn’t the pizza toppings that caught the attention of investigators at a local pizza parlor, but some of the other stuff that was reportedly being sold on the premises.
Security changes are in the works at the landmark Original Hot Dog Shop in Pittsburgh’s Oakland section after a man was shot and killed near the restaurant earlier this month.