State Rep. Ed Gainey Introduces Bill To Ban Semi-Automatic RiflesState Rep. Ed Gainey wants a state ban on high-capacity, semi-automatic rifles.
Lawmakers Renew Push For Legislation Allowing College Athletes To Get PaidLocal lawmakers are renewing their push for legislation that would allow college athletes to get paid.
After Announcing Run For Mayor, Ed Gainey Says If Peduto Failed To Deliver In 8 Years, He Doesn't Deserve Another 4Mayor Bill Peduto's run for a third term as mayor is being challenged by a local state representative.
State Rep. Ed Gainey Announces Candidacy For Mayor Of PittsburghState Rep. Ed Gainey announced he is running for mayor of Pittsburgh.
'Our Future Is Truly At Stake': Pittsburgh Leaders Working To Increase Black Voter Participation In Upcoming ElectionThe Pennsylvania NAACP is launching a project called "Wake Up Black Vote."
Local Lawmakers Set To Introduce 'Fair Pay To Play Act' To Allow Student-Athletes To Get PaidJust a day after California lawmakers signed a bill into law which allows student-athletes to be paid, officials in Pennsylvania are attempting to follow suit.
Police Ask Public For Help Finding Person Responsible For Publicly Hanging Black Baby Doll By NoosePolice are still trying to find who was responsible for hanging a black baby doll by a noose from a streetlight in Homewood earlier this year.
State Rep. Gainey Demanding Answers After Baby Doll Found Hanging From Light PoleState Rep. Ed Gainey says an apparent racial incident in Pittsburgh’s Homewood-Brushton neighborhood is under investigation.
Pa. Lawmakers Introduce Legislation To Improve Police-Community RelationsSince the shooting of teenager Antwon Rose II by an East Pittsburgh Police officer earlier this year, there have have been protests and the filing of criminal charges, and now there's new legislation in Harrisburg.
State Rep. Gainey Hosts Back-To-School Giveaway To Provide Supplies For StudentsPennsylvania State Rep. Ed Gainey hosted a back-to-school giveaway for students on Saturday.
State, Local Lawmakers Hold Police-Community Relations MeetingSome state lawmakers were in western Pennsylvania Tuesday to talk about improving community and police relations.
Medical Marijuana A Step Closer To Legalization In PennsylvaniaPittsburgh NORML hosted a forum Monday night on medical marijuana.
Homewood Community Frustrated, Searching For Answers After Latest ShootingPolice are hoping to make an arrest soon in a shooting last weekend at a club in Homewood. Two people were killed there Sunday.
Vigil Held For Toddler Killed In East Hills ShootingA vigil was held tonight for a toddler who was shot and killed when someone opened fire at a crowded picnic in East Hills earlier this week.
Family, Community Searching For Answers After 1-Year-Old KilledMarcus White was a happy 19-month-old baby, who was loved by everyone. However, last night, three gunmen opened fire at the picnic he was at and he was killed.