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Pitt fires athletic director Steve Pederson

He deftly guided Pitt through conference realignment from the crumbling Big East to the rebuilt ACC. But he could never find stability for the football program.

Published: Thu, 18 Dec 2014 04:53:12 GMT

Analyst: We underestimated North Korea

As the United States gets ready to blame the Sony hack on North Korea, a troublesome question is emerging: Just what is North Korea capable of?

Published: Thu, 18 Dec 2014 02:45:42 GMT

Slain Penn Hills couple found in pieces at home

A man is charged with killing his mother and stepfather, whose body parts were found bagged inside several garbage cans at the couple's home on Suncrest Drive.

Published: Wed, 17 Dec 2014 23:51:50 GMT

Shooting victim found dead outside elementary school

A Pittsburgh school goes on lockdown after a 20-year-old man is found dead in a car with its windows shot out in the school parking lot.

Published: Wed, 17 Dec 2014 23:38:00 GMT

Outage results in some gun buyers being turned away

Some would-be gun buyers in Pennsylvania were turned away from purchasing firearms Wednesday after the state police instant check system suffered an outage.

Published: Wed, 17 Dec 2014 23:30:40 GMT

Former Pittsburgh mayoral candidate A.J. Richardson jailed again

A judge revokes bond and home electronic monitoring after hearing Pittsburgh police testimony about 15 nuisance calls to the 911 center in the span of nearly 24 hours.

Published: Wed, 17 Dec 2014 23:23:08 GMT

Drive-thru Panera Bread to open soon

The first local Panera Bread restaurant with a drive-through lane will be located in the North Hills.

Published: Wed, 17 Dec 2014 22:47:49 GMT

Millions in unclaimed money owed to Pa. residents

Jewelry, cash, you name it. Valuable stuff is designated as "unclaimed property" in the state's vault in Harrisburg. Just speak up, and some of it may be yours.

Published: Wed, 17 Dec 2014 22:40:41 GMT

Scaife children to file next month in trust beef

A judge was asked to make trustees account for money spent from a $210 million trust fund controlled by Richard Mellon Scaife, the late billionaire publisher of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.

Published: Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:33:04 GMT

1 dead, 1 hospitalized after bar shooting

Pittsburgh police say a man enters a bar and shoots two people before leaving. He remains at large.

Published: Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:10:36 GMT