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Medical examiner arrives at Homewood shooting scene

Pittsburgh homicide detectives are concentrating on an area between two townhouses while they continue to investigate Thursday morning in Homewood.

Published: Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:14:50 GMT

WHO: Ebola death toll tops 700

Ebola is believed to have killed 729 people in West Africa from March through July 27, the World Health Organization said Thursday.

Published: Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:07:09 GMT

Thousands to march downtown as EPA coal pollution hearings begin

Environmental activists will hold events today in Pittsburgh to support stricter regulations on coal-burning power plants. The United Mine Workers will march to oppose the proposed new rules.

Published: Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:05:31 GMT

Around-the-clock closure of inbound Liberty Tunnel announced

Traffic headed into Pittsburgh will not be able to use the Liberty Tunnel for more than two weeks because of painting work. Here is the official detour.

Published: Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:00:42 GMT

Man found dead after fire guts bar, restaurant

State police are investigating a fatal fire that left a bar and restaurant in ruins in Blairsville.

Published: Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:28:28 GMT

WTAE Channel 4 Welcomes New Stars to Talk Show Line Up

WTAE Channel 4 is adding two of the biggest names in entertainment to Pittsburgh’s television line up. Meredith Vieira and Steve Harvey will join the ABC affiliate’s daytime schedule on Monday, September 8.

Published: Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:23:46 GMT

Man dies in Pleasant Hills apartment building fire

A neighbor says he could hear the victim calling for help, saying his room was on fire and he couldn't get out.

Published: Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:48:17 GMT

Carbon monoxide leak forces evacuation at Mt. Lebanon apartment building

Emergency dispatchers confirm the building at Bower Hill Apartments had to be evacuated due to a carbon monoxide leak at the pool.

Published: Thu, 31 Jul 2014 05:03:30 GMT

1 dead in Northview Heights shooting

Pittsburgh police believe a confrontation led to shots being fired in Northview Heights, killing one man and wounding another.

Published: Thu, 31 Jul 2014 03:02:06 GMT

30 protesters arrested in union rallies at UPMC

Thirty protesters were arrested Wednesday during a demonstration for a labor union and higher employee wages at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, organizers said.

Published: Thu, 31 Jul 2014 01:50:35 GMT