Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is spending $1 billion to make changes to how it pays and trains U.S. hourly workers as the embattled retailer tries to reshape the image that its stores offer dead-end jobs.
Dozens of protesters gathered outside of a Downtown Pittsburgh fast food restaurant early this morning.
For the second straight day, hundreds gathered outside the headquarters of UPMC in downtown Pittsburgh.
An estimated 300 workers and bused-in labor activists tied up Pittsburgh traffic when they marched downtown to rally outside the corporate offices of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.
Criminal theft charges have been filed against Ohioville Police Chief Ronald Lutton.
It’s really a good news, bad news story – the tale of how Pittsburgh is surviving this awful economic recession.
As a part-time police officer in Rankin, C.L. Gunter makes a little more than $9 an hour — pretty much the standard wage in the cash-strapped towns of the Mon Valley.