Report: Campaign Records Shield Lawmakers' Lavish SpendingA new report says lax campaign finance rules let Pennsylvania's state lawmakers shield from public scrutiny spending on food, booze, and travel, and officials often report them as simply credit card payments or expense reimbursements.
KDKA Investigates: Catholic Diocese Of Pittsburgh's Fiscal Crisis Puts Squeeze On Catholic SchoolsMany catholic schools are in financial trouble.
Many Worried After Computer Glitches Interrupt NYSE, Travel, NewsFirst, United Airlines, then the New York Stock Exchange, and then the Wall Street Journal; travel, money and news were all interrupted Wednesday by computer glitches.
Penn Hills Superintendent Files Police Report On District FinancesThe acting Penn Hills School Superintendent Dr. Nancy Hines filed a report with Penn Hills Police Monday.
5 Tax Breaks New Parents Should Know AboutTax breaks can make raising children a little more affordable.
Tax Professional Gail Rosen's Advise On How To Fully Prepare For Tax SeasonTax professional Gail Rosen, CPA, shares her secrets for making tax season as painless as possible.
Tax Tips: What All New College Grads Need To KnowWelcome, students, to taxes for recent graduates 101.
5 Tips For Doing Your Own TaxesSave money — and maximize your refund — with these tips for doing your taxes all on you own.
Should You E-File Or See A Tax Specialist For Your Returns?When it comes to figuring your taxes, should you rely on software or turn to a pro?
Lawmaker Calls For Charter School AccountabilityThe Urban Pathways Charter School Board met this week to discuss a KDKA Investigation’s findings of runaway spending. But they were in no talking mood with us.
KD Investigation Gets Results: State Calls For FBI Probe Of Charter SchoolThere was some action Friday evening in the wake of KDKA exposing out-of-control spending at a local charter school. Now, the State Auditor General has turned this same information over to the FBI for criminal investigation.
Special Report: KD Investigators Question Spending At Charter SchoolIt's the mission of the Urban Pathways Charter School downtown to provide alternative education for underprivileged students, and CEO Linda Clautti has complained for years that she thinks her school and other charter schools are getting shortchanged.
State Could Gain Millions From Medicaid ExpansionAn expansion of Medicaid eligibility under a 2010 landmark federal health care law would boost the state's finances by hundreds of millions of dollars a year, the Pennsylvania Legislature's nonpartisan fiscal analysts said Tuesday.
Parents Upset As Woodland Hills School District Considers Closing Elementary SchoolFairless Elementary School in North Braddock could be on the chopping block come June 12 if the Woodland Hills School District votes to close it.
Many Parents Risking Retirement Funds To Send Kids To CollegeIt's a dilemma that many parents face - how to help fund a child's college education. But with tuition costs so high, financial advisors worry that parents may be risking their own retirement to help their kids.