A group of coal-state senators this week reintroduced the Miners Protection Act, federal legislation that would provide funding to guarantee pension and health-care benefits for retired union coal miners.
The Greene County jail is offering inmates more educational and exercise opportunities.
The Greene County's 911 phone system is being upgraded to improve information that shows dispatchers where an emergency call is coming from.
Central Greene’s school board approved a preliminary budget for the 2017-18 school year, providing the district with an option to raise taxes above the inflationary index.
A motorist traveling on I-79 suffered a broken arm Tuesday night when a large rock was thrown from an overpass near the Ruff Creek exit and it crashed through the center of his windshield.
Ringgold School District gives the news media a peek inside its new middle school under construction in Carroll Township.
A Donora man is charged with raping a borough woman two weeks ago.
Nearly $8,000 in money seized in drug cases has been given to the Charleroi Regional police department.
Plans for a Community College of Allegheny County training center in Donora are moving forward.
Range Resources has donated $50,000 for improvements to Mon Valley Hospital's emergency department.
A Burgettstown man was killed in an overnight crash.
Two new seminar series from University of Pittsburgh's Small Business Development Center aimed at displaced coal miners, and a grand opening for Whole Foods lead the items in the latest Business Notebook.
A Houston, Pa. man is in jail after threatening another man with a handgun and beating up a woman early Friday morning at a residence on East Grant Street in Houston.
Thousands of women converged on Washington, D.C., on Saturday for a march in support of their rights.
Fire causes heavy damage to a house in Washington Saturday morning.
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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – The euphoria of blowing out a top-ranked team followed by a long trip west created one serious hangover for West Virginia.
A balanced scoring attack and sticky defense powered the California University women’s basketball team to a 96-65 win over Slippery Rock in a PSAC West Division game Monday at the Convocation Center.
Patriots know they can't allow Steelers' stars to have big games Sunday.
PITTSBURGH – The football player and friend in Le’Veon Bell understood why LeGarrette Blount walked off the job that cold night in Nashville more than two years ago, jogging to the locker room with the clock still running as Bell and the rest of the Pittsburgh Steelers reveled in a...
Roethlisberger, Pouncey among Steelers vets helping guide young players through playoff experience.
Steelers want to attack the Patriots' quarterback from the middle of the defense.
Steelers head coach says wide receiver will be disciplined for locker room video.
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January 20, 2017
Big 2nd period helps Penguins beat Hurricanes
Pittsburgh explodes for seven goals in route of Carolina.
January 18, 2017
MONTREAL (AP) – Eric Fehr and Jake Guentzel scored in the second period to lead the Pittsburgh Penguins past the Montreal Canadiens 4-1 on Wednesday night.
January 16, 2017
PITTSBURGH – Conor Sheary scored 34 seconds into overtime and the Pittsburgh Penguins ended the Washington Capitals’ nine-game winning streak with a wild 8-7 victory Monday night that included nine second-period goals.
January 14, 2017
DETROIT – Andreas Athanasiou went end to end with the puck, split defenders and scored early in the third period, giving the Detroit Red Wings their first lead in a 6-3 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night.
January 10, 2017
LOS ANGELES – The rosters for the NHL All-Star Game are brimming with top-shelf talent, though they lack an unusual fan-picked favorite like John Scott.
January 08, 2017
PITTSBURGH – The Pittsburgh Penguins were rested after a week off since their last game, while the Tampa Bay Lightning were playing for the third time in four days.
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