Pogopalooza -- and a Triple Scissors! -- comes to Wilkinsburg

Pogopalooza, the World Championship of Pogo, is in its 16th year and is being held in Wilkinsburg this weekend.  

A fan guide to 2019 Steelers training camp

Duquesne, Pittsburgh districts go door-to-door to lure students back from charters

“If parents have choice, it’s up to the school district to market ourselves and inform parents why they should send their child here...”   

Diocese says finances, attendance down in wake of abuse crisis

“We don’t know what the future will bring. We just know this is a huge challenge,” said Msgr. Ronald Lengwin, spokesman for the diocese.

A foundation of hope: Pilot program boasts success in aiding at-risk juveniles on North Side

Funded by foundations, the program has had 60 participants since July 2017 and reports that only four have reoffended.    

Iran defends seizure of ship

Why Sanders and Biden are sparring over health care

‘Brutal’ heat wave roasts half of the U.S.

New York City authorities canceled a Times Square commemoration of the 1969 moon landing and an outdoor festival.

Monsoon death toll climbs in Asia

At least 90 people have died in Nepal and 62 in northeastern India’s Assam state over the past week.

Nation marks 50 years after ‘giant leap’

On July 20, 1969, Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin undocked from Columbia and then descended in the lunar module Eagle to the Sea of Tranquility.

‘Prison gerrymandering’ shifts political power in Pennsylvania

Apollo 11's quarterback and its superstar

Hundreds of police attend end of watch ceremony for fallen Officer Calvin Hall, badge number 4673

Apollo — the town, not the spaceship — reignites moon landing celebration for 50th anniversary

Willie Stargell ‘would be so proud’ of Josh Bell

Pirates broadcaster Lanny Frattare tells tales of the 1979 season

Dave Parker on hitting at PNC Park: 'We would've capsized some boats'

Dave Parker was never one to mince words, and he didn’t disappoint on Saturday as the Pirates honored their 1979 World Series-winning club.

Nemacolin Woodlands employee bitten by Himalayan black bear in zoo

The attack occurred during an otherwise routine “Safari Tour” of the resort’s Wildlife Academy.

Allegheny County GOP elects county Councilman Sam DeMarco as chairman

Troopers seize THC oil during turnpike stop