Police in western Pennsylvania are hoping that a sketch artist’s rendering will help them identify the embalmed head of a woman found in the woods last week.
Police say a man fired a rifle at his neighbor hanging Christmas lights and then held police at bay for several hours inside his home.
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Here are the top 10 Tweets sent about the Pittsburgh Steelers’ ugly throwback uni’s.
The city has “won” Gawker.com’s ugliest accent tournament, besting the other finalist — Scranton — in a reader’s poll with more than 54 percent of the vote.
Four children and two adults killed in a suburban house fire died of acute smoke and fume inhalation, according to autopsy results released Sunday.
Consider this: In Pittsburgh, there are 87 patients per doctor. In Philadelphia, there are 258.
Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald called it “a movement by the right-wing evangelical Christians across the country basically to impose Christianity” in public buildings.
James Conner rushed for 153 yards and four first-half touchdowns as Pittsburgh ripped Delaware 62-0 on Saturday.
Pittsburgh police plan to charge a married couple after the woman was accidentally shot in the arm when her husband reached for her cellphone — which the woman carried in her bra along with the gun — during an argument on the street.
Police say a dispute between two groups of men outside a Pittsburgh bar prompted a shooting early Saturday that killed one man and injured five others.
The Philadelphia Soul can a playoff birth with a win on Saturday in Pittsburgh.
In his will, Richard Mellon Scaife left his own extensive art collection to two museums in Pennsylvania — the Brandywine Conservancy & Museum of Art outside Philadelphia and the Westmoreland Museum of American Art near Pittsburgh.
Could Philadelphia be next?
According to a joint news release, scientists at both companies believe they can use tomato fibers to manufacture composite materials used for wiring brackets, or storage bins in cars instead of petroleum-based plastics.