Stimulus Package Update: Congressional Leaders Move Closer To COVID Relief DealKey lawmakers are approaching a deal on an economic relief package that would include unemployment benefits, but not state and local aid or a liability shield.
Stimulus Package Update: Plan Should 'Give As Generous Aid To Local Governments As Possible,' Economist SaysThe proposed $908 billion coronavirus relief package is gaining traction in Congress. But will it be enough, and will it come in time?
Nursing Home Industry Sues Pa., Says State Illegally Withheld Funds During PandemicThe nursing home industry has filed suit against Pennsylvania, claiming the state illegally withheld more than $150 million that was intended to help long-term care facilities shoulder the financial burden of the coronavirus pandemic.
Pittsburgh City Council Unanimously Passes COVID-19 Paid Sick Leave BillPittsburgh City Council has voted unanimously to approve Mayor Bill Peduto's COVID-19 paid sick leave proposal.
Stimulus Package Update: Are Politicians Finally Ready To Make A Deal?With COVID cases spiking nationwide, and the economy set to feel the effects, politicians start to get more serious about a stimulus package.
Stimulus Package Update: Lawmakers Announce Bipartisan Coronavirus Relief PlanCentrist Democrats and Republicans announced a $908 billion plan to address COVID relief that would help state and local governments, small businesses and individuals.
Dow Jones Tops 30,000 For First Time Ever As Biden Transition Points To More Stable FutureThe Dow Jones crossed the 30,000 threshold for the first time ever Tuesday, fueled by news that suggests a more stable economy in the near future.
United States Postal Service Hiring In Pittsburgh For The Holiday SeasonTwo local post office facilities are hiring for the holidays.
How Will COVID Affect Black Friday Sales? Stores 'Significantly Scaling Back,' Says ExpertBlack Friday, the biggest shopping day of the year, will look a little different in 2020, as COVID cases spike across the country.
Live! Casino Pittsburgh Holds Grand Opening With COVID-19 Safety Measures In PlaceAfter months of construction and planning, Live! Casino Pittsburgh at Westmoreland Mall will open to the public today.
PennDOT Weighing Options Of Tolling Bridges, Tunnels, And ParkwaysSo how about this idea? Paying tolls on our bridges, tunnels or parkways.
Black Friday 2020: Coronavirus Pandemic Changing Holiday Shopping SeasonBlack Friday will certainly be different this year due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Stimulus Package Update: Politicians Still Can't Agree On Type Of Aid Or How Much To SpendDemocrats and Republicans agree on the need for a stimulus package, but disagree on specifics like stimulus checks and and the overall cost.
Stimulus Package Update: What Will A Biden Administration Mean For More Aid?Containing the COVID-19 pandemic and rebuilding the economy top the list for the incoming Biden administration, and a stimulus package will be a key component.
What Do Election Results Mean For A Second Stimulus Package?Today's stock market gains come despite all the election uncertainty, but may suggest optimism for a second stimulus package down the line.