Brain Study Finds People Actually Get Dumber During A Heat WaveResearchers at Harvard University have discovered that a person's brain works 13 percent slower when it has to operate in extreme heat.
Emergency Departments Bustling With Heat-Related Illnesses As Temperatures ClimbSome local emergency departments are bustling with cases of dehydration and respiratory problems -- consequences of the heat.
Hot & Muggy Weather Prompts Air Quality Action DayWith the hot muggy weather, today is the first Air Quality Action day of the season.
Weather Played Role In Natural Gas Problems In California BoroughHundreds of homes in Washington County are without gas and heat, but no one is sure why.
Households Without Heat For The Winter On Rise In Pa.Pennsylvania's utility regulators say that a survey shows that the number of households entering winter without heat-related utility service has almost doubled since 2003.
Consumer Reports Puts Space Heaters To The TestConsumer Reports has just tested more than two dozen space heaters and says if you have an older one, consider replacing it.
LIHEAP Applications Now Being AcceptedNatural gas prices are 20 percent lower now than they were 20 years ago, but that doesn't mean it's easy for everyone to heat their homes during winter.
LIHEAP Accepting Applications Again For Home Heating HelpLIHEAP is currently accepting applications for crisis grants.
Tips For Preventing Child Deaths In Hot CarsHeatstroke can happen when the temperature is as low as 57 degrees, so here are some tips from safety advocates on avoiding accidental deaths in hot cars.
Local Beer To Stay At PNC ParkFans of I.C. Light and Iron City Beer will be all smiles this baseball season when heading to a Pirates game.
Electricity, Heat Back On At Monroeville ApartmentWhen KDKA checked in on 2-year-old Brooklyn Wednesday night at her family's Monroeville home, she was wrapped in a blanket. No heat.
Monroeville Apartment Building Owner Promises To Fix Heat, Power ProblemsResidents at a Monroeville apartment complex are worried they may have to go another night without heat.
Gallo Goes There: What Makes A Great Sports Town?Is it because every team in the city is equally loved and supported, with sellouts stretching back decades, through good seasons and bad?
City Residents Dealing With Bitter ColdThe streets of Pittsburgh were quiet today as the brutal cold temperatures persisted.
Several Closures & Changes In Effect As Deep Freeze Settles InThe extreme cold forced hundreds of schools, businesses and government offices to close their doors today, but there is help if you need to get warm.