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On Thursday, The Pennsylvania Superior Court upheld the conviction of former Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin but the requirement that Orie Melvin write letters of apology to every jurist in the state on a photograph of herself in handcuffs that was taken on the day of her sentencing as being too harsh a penalty.
On July 21, 2014, President Obama signed an executive order expanding protection of employees of the federal government provided by Executive Orders 11478 and 11246.
Here's a subject worthy of an old-fashioned whodunit - someone is stealing best-sellers from suburban libraries and selling them on the Internet.
Police officers at a suburban Pittsburgh police department have been trained to administer a drug overdose antidote, the first police officers to get the training in the region and part of a larger effort to curb opioid overdose deaths.
Green infrastructure isn't taking Pittsburgh by storm yet, but it is gaining momentum and ground - most recently, six acres in Schenley Park, which includes the sloping lawn between Beacon and Bartlett streets near Panther Hollow Road.
Work is underway to install a new terrazzo floor in the airside erminal center core at Pittsburgh International Airport.
The state Superior Court on Thursday upheld the corruption convictions and 3-year house arrest sentence of former Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin .
A $1 million drug trafficking ring operating between New York City and Allegheny and Beaver counties in western Pennsylvania has been broken up, Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane announced Thursday.
On Thursday, the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission granted emergency temporary approval for Uber's wholly-owned subsidiary Rasier-PA LLC to allow the ride-share service to operate legally in the county for the next 60 days.
Uber Technologies Inc. has been given the green light to operate in Allegheny County, at least for 60 days.
A western Pennsylvania security guard has been acquitted in the shooting of a man accused of having stolen from a candy delivery truck.
A western Pennsylvania man faces life in prison after being convicted of first-degree murder in the shooting death of another man outside a Pittsburgh bar last fall.
The former Monongahela Elementary Center has been vandalized and broken into several times in the years since it closed.
Pittsburgh's Action News 4's Marcie Cipriani has the latest on Allegheny County officials are they are reviewing a plan to determine if Park Rangers should patrol county parks instead of County Police officers.
Schneider Downs & Co. Chairman Raymond Buehler Jr. has been named chairman of United Way of Allegheny County's 2014 annual campaign.
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has ruled that a mandatory $75,000 fine imposed on a Pittsburgh casino poker dealer convicted of having stolen $200 worth of chips is unconstitutional.
Updated: Sat Aug 23, 2014 02:26 am
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