- Pirates blanked by Arrietta, 2 others, Cubs win 5-0 Updated: Aug-05-15 12:06 am
PITTSBURGH - J.A. Happ gave up seven runs in his last start with the Seattle Mariners on Thursday, which further endangered his spot in the rotation. He remains a starter, but not with Seattle.
- Arrieta, Rizzo leads Cubs over Pirates 5-0 Updated: Aug-04-15 11:46 pm
PITTSBURGH - The Chicago Cubs, who start four rookies most days, haven't been in a pennant race since 2008.
- PennEnvironment threatening ArcelorMittal pollution suit Updated: Aug-04-15 5:22 pm
PITTSBURGH - ArcelorMittal's western Pennsylvania coke plant violated the federal Clean Air Act hundreds of times by showering nearby residents with soot and other pollutants, an environmental activist group said Tuesday.
- American doctor defends lion hunt, says he followed rules Updated: Aug-04-15 4:50 pm
PITTSBURGH - An American doctor accused of killing a lion in an illegal hunt in Zimbabwe said Tuesday that he had complied with all rules and regulations, filled out all the necessary paperwork and obtained the correct permits.
- Philanthropist, GOP powerbroker Elsie Hillman dies at 89 Updated: Aug-04-15 4:32 pm
PITTSBURGH - Elsie Hillman, a philanthropist and political activist who helped propel moderate Republicans to state and national offices, died Tuesday. She was 89.
- UPMC to post satisfaction surveys, star ratings of doctors Updated: Aug-04-15 12:04 pm
PITTSBURGH - A Pittsburgh-based health care system is expected to post patient satisfaction surveys and star ratings of physicians online this week to help patients choose the right doctor.
- Man questioned in 2 killings returned to Pittsburgh jail Updated: Aug-04-15 9:26 am
PITTSBURGH - The former boyfriend of a woman found slain along with her grandmother in western Pennsylvania has been returned to a Pittsburgh jail after he was first taken into custody in New Jersey.
- Victims identified in fatal Pittsburgh crash Updated: Aug-04-15 7:52 am
PITTSBURGH - Authorities say two men in their late 20s were killed when a car crashed into a support column on a Pittsburgh underpass.
- Pittsburgh man gets 12 to 30 years for busway robbery death Updated: Aug-04-15 3:28 am
PITTSBURGH - A Pittsburgh man was sentenced to 12 to 30 years in prison for his involvement in a 2013 city robbery that ended with the victim being shot to death.
- Cubs, Pirates postponed after 2 long rain delays Updated: Aug-04-15 1:44 am
PITTSBURGH - A day after needing to leave early because of dizziness, Kris Bryant returned to the Chicago Cubs' lineup.
- Cubs, Pirates postponed after 2 long rain delays Updated: Aug-04-15 1:18 am
PITTSBURGH - A.J. Burnett didn't get good news Monday after having an MRI on his ailing elbow. Yet the Pittsburgh right-hander knew it could have been worse.
- Bryant returns to Cubs' lineup Updated: Aug-03-15 10:20 pm
PITTSBURGH - Rookie third baseman Kris Bryant was back in the Chicago Cubs' lineup on Monday night against the Pittsburgh Pirates, a day after leaving a win at Milwaukee when he felt woozy following a headfirst slide into second base.
- WR Tyler Boyd, DE Rori Blair are suspended for Pitts opener Updated: Aug-03-15 8:03 pm
PITTSBURGH - Pittsburgh coach Pat Narduzzi has announced wide receiver Tyler Boyd and defensive end Rori Blair are suspended for the Sept. 5 opener against Youngstown State.
- Timmons leader of young Steelers linebackers Updated: Aug-03-15 7:08 pm
LATROBE, Pennsylvania - Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Lawrence Timmons finally reached the Pro Bowl last season after an eight-year wait.
- Pittsburgh City Council approves paid sick leave legislation Updated: Aug-03-15 6:04 pm
PITTSBURGH - Pittsburgh City Council on Monday approved an ordinance requiring employers in the city to provide paid sick leave to employees in the face of opposition from business owners who threatened a lawsuit over the legislation.
- Pennsylvania resident guilty in Chinese test-taking plot Updated: Aug-03-15 5:23 pm
PITTSBURGH - A Chinese citizen who lives in western Pennsylvania has pleaded guilty to charges she used phony passports to take English-language fluency tests used for college entrance purposes for two other Chinese women, including one now enrolled at Virginia Tech.
- 1B/OF Michael Morse joins Pirates 3 days after trade Updated: Aug-03-15 4:26 pm
- 2 vehicles in sinkhole after Pittsburgh water main break Updated: Aug-03-15 12:32 pm
PITTSBURGH - A water main break has caused a sinkhole that swallowed two vehicles in Pittsburgh and cut service to dozens of homes.
- Dems nominate professor to replace dead council candidate Updated: Aug-03-15 9:46 am
PITTSBURGH - Democrats have nominated a Duquesne University professor to replace an incumbent Allegheny County councilwoman who died before the May primary.
- Air National Guard base near Pittsburgh gets new commander Updated: Aug-03-15 9:34 am
IMPERIAL, Pennsylvania - A Pennsylvania Air National Guard base near Pittsburgh has a new commander.
- Second suspect surrenders in K2 barbershop robbery-slaying Updated: Aug-03-15 9:10 am
PITTSBURGH - A second suspect has surrendered in the robbery-slaying of a man who allegedly sold synthetic marijuana out of his Pittsburgh barbershop.
- Pittsburgh lunar logistics company heading to White House Updated: Aug-03-15 3:37 am
PITTSBURGH - A Pittsburgh-based lunar logistics company will participate in the first-ever White House Demo Day showcasing the work of entrepreneurs from across the country.
- Zimbabwe accuses 2nd American of illegally hunting lion Updated: Aug-03-15 2:13 am
HARARE, Zimbabwe - Zimbabwe has accused a Pennsylvania doctor of illegally killing a lion in April, as it seeks to extradite a Minnesota dentist who killed a well-known lion named Cecil in July.
- Brandon Boykin eager for fresh start with Steelers Updated: Aug-02-15 8:48 pm
- Bus stop; Steelers great Jerome Bettis bulls way into Hall Updated: Aug-02-15 7:54 pm
PITTSBURGH - By the end of 2004, Jerome Bettis was done. Finished. Burned out.