Penguins playoff tickets go on sale Wednesday

PENGUINS PLAYOFF TICKETS GO ON SALE WEDNESDAY

Tickets for Pittsburgh's first two home games of the Stanley Cup Playoffs will go on sale Wednesday morning. PPG Paints Arena will...

MISSING: Pittsburgh police searching for teen last seen in Oakland

MISSING: PITTSBURGH POLICE SEARCHING FOR TEEN LAST SEEN IN OAKLAND

Pittsburgh police say she was last seen in the Oakland area, and she frequents the South Side, North Side and Carrick neighborhoods.

 
 
 
Pennsylvania dropping COVID-19 vaccine provider map in favor of feds'

PENNSYLVANIA DROPPING COVID-19 VACCINE PROVIDER MAP IN FAVOR OF FEDS'

The federal government's provider map allows people to search for COVID-19 vaccine by brand name and see which providers have vaccine...

Cool, breezy and soggy weekend ahead

COOL, BREEZY AND SOGGY WEEKEND AHEAD

Not the best of weekends with cooler temperatures and rain expected, but there will be some breaks from the rain.

 
 
 
Girls with nagging moms grow up to be more successful

GIRLS WITH NAGGING MOMS GROW UP TO BE MORE SUCCESSFUL

"I told you so," says your mother.

New chaperone policy in place at Kennywood

NEW CHAPERONE POLICY IN PLACE AT KENNYWOOD

Kennywood will now require anyone under the age of 17 at the park after 4 p.m. to be accompanied by an adult chaperone at least 21...

 
 
 
1 person taken to the hospital after fire breaks out in Westmoreland County home

1 PERSON TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL AFTER FIRE BREAKS OUT IN WESTMORELAND COUNTY HOME

A fire was reported on Thursday night

Dollar stores make up almost half of all new stores opening this year

DOLLAR STORES MAKE UP ALMOST HALF OF ALL NEW STORES OPENING THIS YEAR

These openings are a continuation of dollar stores' rapid growth even before the pandemic.

 
 
 
Carter scores career-high 4 goals, Penguins blast Sabres 8-4

CARTER SCORES CAREER-HIGH 4 GOALS, PENGUINS BLAST SABRES 8-4

Penguins return to first place in East division with one game to play

Part of Ft. Duquesne Boulevard to close for months, transforming into event space

PART OF FT. DUQUESNE BOULEVARD TO CLOSE FOR MONTHS, TRANSFORMING INTO EVENT SPACE

Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership to host events, activities

 
 
 
Voters will choose 9 judges out of 39 candidates for Allegheny County Common Pleas judges

VOTERS WILL CHOOSE 9 JUDGES OUT OF 39 CANDIDATES FOR ALLEGHENY COUNTY COMMON PLEAS JUDGES

Philadelphia-based group worries many candidates don't give voters enough of a chance to research for themselves

‘It's not acceptable': Charleroi administrators respond to LGBTQ bashing, intimidation video

‘IT'S NOT ACCEPTABLE': CHARLEROI ADMINISTRATORS RESPOND TO LGBTQ BASHING, INTIMIDATION VIDEO

The incident was recorded and shared on social media, where students are heard yelling obscenities.

 
 
 
Rain showers Friday morning, dry in the evening

RAIN SHOWERS FRIDAY MORNING, DRY IN THE EVENING

Spotty showers on Saturday

Police: Couple arrested after school officials find children handcuffed inside father's vehicle

POLICE: COUPLE ARRESTED AFTER SCHOOL OFFICIALS FIND CHILDREN HANDCUFFED INSIDE FATHER'S VEHICLE

Allegheny County police said an emergency referral was made to Allegheny County Children, Youth and Families.

 
 
 
Port Authority: Passengers should expect delays after T vehicle derails near South Hills Village

PORT AUTHORITY: PASSENGERS SHOULD EXPECT DELAYS AFTER T VEHICLE DERAILS NEAR SOUTH HILLS VILLAGE

Port Authority announced the delays in a tweet around 3 p.m.

Newborns wear hand-crocheted scrubs to celebrate Nurses Week at UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital

NEWBORNS WEAR HAND-CROCHETED SCRUBS TO CELEBRATE NURSES WEEK AT UPMC MAGEE-WOMENS HOSPITAL

National Nurses Week happens every year from May 6 to May 12

 
 
 
Dry today; rain returns Friday

DRY TODAY; RAIN RETURNS FRIDAY

High pressure will keep it dry today. Another front brings rain showers for the first half of the day on Friday.

Steelers player reaches plea deal to resolve gun charge

STEELERS PLAYER REACHES PLEA DEAL TO RESOLVE GUN CHARGE

Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Justin Layne reached a plea deal to resolve charges stemming from a traffic stop in Ohio, where authorities...

 
 
 
President Biden plans to push $2.3T infrastructure package in Louisiana

PRESIDENT BIDEN PLANS TO PUSH $2.3T INFRASTRUCTURE PACKAGE IN LOUISIANA

President Biden is making the case for his $2.3 trillion infrastructure plan in Republican territory. Here's a look at what's in it.

Raise the curtain! Broadway shows returning to Pittsburgh

RAISE THE CURTAIN! BROADWAY SHOWS RETURNING TO PITTSBURGH

Broadway plays and musicals are coming back to Pittsburgh's Cultural District after the stage went dark in 2020 due to the pandemic....

 
 
 



Four rescued after boat capsizes near Bay Bridge

Four rescued after boat capsizes near Bay Bridge

Four people were rescued after a boat capsized Thursday night near the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, Maryland Natural Resources police say. Read more ...

Top CDC official resigns from post following reassignment

Top CDC official resigns from post following reassignment

Nancy Messonnier, a senior Centers for Disease Control and Prevention scientist who was the first U.S. official to warn of the severity of the coronavirus pandemic last year... Read more ...

The Chamber of Commerce calls for an end to $300 federal unemployment...

The Chamber of Commerce calls for an end to $300 federal unemployment benefits after April's lackluster jobs report

Summary List Placement The Chamber of Commerce called for an end to the $300-per-week federal unemployment benefit on Friday, assailing it as an obstacle to the economic... Read more ...

US job growth unexpectedly softens, falling far below expectations

US job growth unexpectedly softens, falling far below expectations

Despite bullish predictions and the recovery of the US economy, job growth slowed in April compared to a month earlier, figures released by the Labor Department show. According... Read more ...

3 dead after black powder device explodes near Illinois park

3 dead after black powder device explodes near Illinois park

NORTH UTICA, Ill. - Authorities say three people have died after a black powder device exploded along a bank of the Illinois River in the northern part of the state. First... Read more ...

The disappointing April jobs report showed gains were mainly in leisure and...

The disappointing April jobs report showed gains were mainly in leisure and hospitality

Summary List Placement The leisure and hospitality sector was the only major industry to see a six-digit job gain between March and April. The US added just 266,000 nonfarm... Read more ...

US Employers Added Just 266,000 Jobs In April As Hiring Slows

US Employers Added Just 266,000 Jobs In April As Hiring Slows

The unemployment rate ticked up to 6.1% in April, from 6% in March. Read more ...

4 ex-officers indicted on civil rights charges in death of George Floyd

4 ex-officers indicted on civil rights charges in death of George Floyd

A federal grand jury has indicted the four former Minneapolis police officers involved in George Floyd's arrest and death, accusing them of violating his constitutional rights... Read more ...

Debris from massive Chinese rocket expected to crash into Earth this weekend

Debris from massive Chinese rocket expected to crash into Earth this weekend

Experts have said that debris from China's Long March 5B rocket could fall anywhere from as far north as New York to as far south as New Zealand. Read more ...

4 ex-officers indicted on civil rights charges in death of George Floyd

4 ex-officers indicted on civil rights charges in death of George Floyd

A federal grand jury has indicted the four former Minneapolis police officers involved in George Floyd's arrest and death, accusing them of violating his constitutional rights... Read more ...