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'Humanitarian window' underway in Gaza

The Israeli military has authorized a four-hour "humanitarian window" in Gaza, but it will not apply to the areas in which soldiers are operating, the Israel Defense Forces said.

Published: Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:51:53 GMT

Corbett, coal interests rally before EPA hearing in Pittsburgh

Today's rally at Highmark Stadium comes a day before the EPA holds two days of public hearings on the proposed regulations in downtown Pittsburgh.

Published: Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:15:10 GMT

Propane tanks explode, fire burns woman, destroys home

A woman is being treated for burns on 25 percent of her body after her mobile home is destroyed by fire in Harrison Township, Allegheny County.

Published: Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:00:27 GMT

College student found hurt on roof of building

A Carnegie Mellon student suffers broken bones and an injured back in a mysterious fall at her apartment building on Fifth Avenue.

Published: Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:35:16 GMT

Liriano leads Pirates past Giants

Francisco Liriano struck out a season-high 11 to win consecutive starts for the first time this season, and Pittsburgh beat San Francisco on Tuesday night.

Published: Wed, 30 Jul 2014 05:22:59 GMT

Holy Family Institute meets with Emsworth residents on immigrant children concerns

More than 150 people packed a meeting in Emsworth to address concerns about Holy Family Institute's plans to help care for up to 36 children from Central America.

Published: Wed, 30 Jul 2014 04:37:49 GMT

Father, son killed in East Huntingdon crash

Neighbors said the victims were headed to work when they were involved in a crash with a pickup truck on Route 981 in Westmoreland County.

Published: Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:10:16 GMT

Group invests $100 million in renovation of Pittsburgh apartment buildings

Washington Plaza and Allegheny Center are being renovated, transformed and having their names changed as part of a $100 million project.

Published: Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:10:03 GMT

Veterans overcharged for prescriptions?

WTAE has learned the Veterans Administration is charging twice as much for some prescription drugs as Walmart.

Published: Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:09:48 GMT

Robber targets elderly woman in Rostraver

Police in Westmoreland County’s Rostraver Township encourage residents in the Sweeny Plan neighborhood to be on the lookout for a dangerous robber.

Published: Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:08:25 GMT