Entries on the mayor’s bodyguard’s time cards have raise some red flags.
At the Pittsburgh Fire Academy, 28 recruits — training to become firefighters — are drilled in all aspects of fire suppression.
The job can be dangerous and difficult for sure, but you might be surprised to find out that of the city’s top 100 paid employees last year, more than half were firefighters, each making more than $115,000.
Pittsburgh’s Ben Roethlisberger and Kansas City’s Alex Smith fought to a first-half draw and the Chiefs beat the Steelers 26-20 in overtime on Saturday night.
He found himself at the center of a federal probe and internal investigation, but Pittsburgh Police Commander Eric Holmes says he still has a job to do and he intends to do it.
Ten periods into their championship series, the Bruins and Chicago Blackhawks headed to Boston for Game 3 on Monday night. No one would be surprised if this one’s as close as the first two.
Overtime hockey is one of the greatest spectacles in sports – unless your team is flirting with being pushed to the brink of elimination on any given shot.
There will be more attention on security at Pittsburgh’s upcoming marathon after the tragedy in Boston. But, who will pay for all that extra security?
The city has launched an internal investigation into Police Commander Eric Holmes, asking how — in addition to being a sergeant working full time for the city — was he employed as the director of public safety at Slippery Rock University.
Former Chief Nate Harper has not been seen or heard from since he was dismissed by Mayor Luke Ravenstahl two weeks ago — but the bureau continues to reel in the wake of federal investigation.
MONTREAL (AP) — Brandon Sutter’s second goal of the game 52 seconds into overtime lifted the Pittsburgh Penguins to a wild 7-6 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday night.
KDKA Investigators are learning more about how Mayor Luke Ravenstahl’s bodyguards operated; it’s information that could be contributing to the mayor’s concern about where various investigations could be headed.
They’re the city’s top earners – police officers, paramedics and firefighters – and by working long hours of overtime, they’re making more than the mayor and any chief or department head.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Brandon Carr found a way to silence thousands of Terrible Towel-waving Pittsburgh fans at Cowboys Stadium and send the Dallas crowd home happy.
PITTSBURGH (AP) – The Pittsburgh Steelers escaped with a victory. The health of their franchise quarterback is another matter entirely.