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    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Allegheny County Health Department is reporting 65 new Coronavirus cases and 10 additional deaths in the last 48 hours. READ MORE: COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: Health Department Reports 312 New Cases, 17 Additional Deaths Of the newly reported cases, the Health Department says 59 are confirmed and six are probable cases. There have...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A man is recovering in the hospital after he was taken to the hospital when he was shot in the leg inside an apartment in Swissvale just after midnight. READ MORE: UPMC Childrens Hospital Named One Of The Best Childrens Hospitals In The Country According to Allegheny County Police, Swissvale Police were...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh is once again named among the best children’s hospitals in the United States. READ MORE: Pittsburgh Weather: Sunshine Sticks Around With Cool And Crisp Temperatures The Lawrenceville hospital was ranked ninth on US News & World Report’s top ten list. READ MORE: Pittsburgh Woman Helps Neighbors...
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pittsburgh Police are investigating a fight that led to shots fired and two people shot outside of Craig’s Bar on Chartiers Avenue. Police were initially called to the scene for reports of a fight just before 2:00 a.m. READ MORE: Pittsburgh Department Of Mobility And Infrastructure To Unveil Pedestrian Safety Plan While they were traveling...
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Friends are remembering a teenager killed in Pittsburgh’s Brookline neighborhood. “It was some type of ambush. I know it wasn’t a drive-by because they hopped out of the car,” said the victim’s best friend. READ MORE: Family Says Child With Special Needs Was Found Wandering Along Busy Road After Not Being Dropped Off At Home...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — This week, the City of Pittsburgh will celebrate Juneteenth. READ MORE: Man Left In Critical Condition Following Shadyside Hit-And-Run Crash It commemorates the end of slavery in the United States. And this year, city offices and facilities will be closed on Friday in observance. READ MORE: Saturday Night Markets Set To Return In...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh is just days away from the kick-off of the 2021 Saturday Night Markets. READ MORE: State Lawmakers Seeking To Reintroduce The Fairness Act, Increase LGBTQ+ Protections Under State Law The first one is this weekend in Market Square. They will be from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. each Saturday through October. READ...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — GNC will be moving headquarters within Pittsburgh in 2022. READ MORE: Teenager Killed In Late-Night Brookline Shooting GNC says it will relocate to 75 Hopper Place in the Strip District. READ MORE: Pittsburgh Weather: Storm Chances Simmer Down, Chances Of Rain Remain GNC’s current headquarters are at 300 Sixth Avenue in...
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Kyle Schwarber homered again to snap a seventh-inning tie and drove in two runs for the Washington Nationals in their 3-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday night. Jon Lester pitched 5 1/3 solid innings to help the Nationals win for the third time in four games. READ MORE: Toddler In Critical Condition After Fall From...
    PITTSBURGH, PA (KDKA) – Heartbreak continues after a triple fatal crash at a plasma center in Manchester over the weekend. Inside the Biomat USA Plasma Center, it’s a shell of a building. Wires hang from the ceiling; pieces of twisted metal fill the floor. All signs point to the crash that killed three people and sent another to the hospital....
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh Public Safety said a toddler is in critical condition after he fell from a second-floor window. READ MORE: Heavy Rains Close Streets Run Road And Other Roadways In Baldwin Officials say emergency officials responded to the 1800 block of Brownsville Road around 3 p.m. on Monday for reports of an injured child....
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff BALDWIN (KDKA) – The heavy rains have caused roadways to flood and triggered closings. READ MORE: Toddler In Critical Condition After Falling From 2nd-Floor Window Of Home Streets Run Road is closed from the Pittsburgh city border to Prospect Road. Schuette Road is also closed from Gary to Streets Run roads. READ MORE:...
    As the Steelers hope to remain a competitor in the AFC, they need a star receiver  to be consistent in the passing game In eight months, the Pittsburgh Steelers went from the last undefeated team in the NFL to now holding onto relevancy in the AFC North. Of course, when losing names in free agency and retirement, that will play...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Allegheny County Health Department is reporting 26 new Coronavirus cases and no additional deaths in the last 72 hours. READ MORE: Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued For Pittsburgh Area, Southwestern Pa. Of the newly reported cases, the Health Department says 15 are confirmed and 11 are probable cases. READ MORE: Sharon Police Department...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A new ranking has listed the best cities for hockey fans in the country, and Pittsburgh has earned a spot on the podium. Pittsburgh ranked #3 overall, listed only behind Boston and Detroit. The ranking provided by WalletHub.com was based on 21 different criteria, including number of NHL teams, number of Stanley Cup...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — With concert tours hitting the road again this summer, Alabama is coming to Pittsburgh. The group, which is in the Country Music Hall of Fame, will be playing a show at PPG Paints Arena on Saturday, September 25. The group’s 50th Anniversary tour was announced Monday morning. For more information about the group’s...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Two of the three people killed in yesterday’s fiery and deadly collision at a plasma donor center in Pittsburgh’s Manchester neighborhood were employees of the center. READ MORE: Three Killed, Several Injured After Car Slams Into Biomat USA Plasma Center On Western Avenue Grifols, the head company that oversees Biomat USA Plasma Center,...
    A CAR crash at Biomat USA Plasma Center killed three people and left others injured after a vehicle slammed into the building, setting it ablaze. Several workers and donors were inside the Pittsburgh center when the vehicle went crashing through at around 11.30 on Saturday morning. 4A car crash at a plasma donation site left three people deadCredit: PGH Public...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Sunday morning will be the in-person celebration for the 19th Annual Tunch and Wolf Walk For The Homeless. READ MORE: Childrens Museum Of Pittsburgh Welcomes Visitors Back Inside Due to the pandemic, the event hosted a virtual walk and fundraising challenge that began on May 13. READ MORE: Pittsburgh Police Safely...
    Lauren Rosenblatt | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette PITTSBURGH — Three people died Saturday after a vehicle crashed into a plasma donation center in Pittsburgh’s Manchester neighborhood. The vehicle crashed into the building on Western Avenue around 11:30 a.m., according to public safety officials. By 1 p.m., with a large portion of Western Avenue still blocked off and fire trucks, ambulances and police...
    By Rachel Trent, CNN (CNN) — It may be the saddest yet cutest photo you see all weekend. READ MORE: Judge Asked To Order Arrest Of Witnesses In Triple Slaying Retrial Of Olympic Gymnast Simone Biles Brother Firefighters in Michigan rescued a baby raccoon Tuesday after it got its head stuck in a sewer cover. Harrison Township Firefighters Local 1737...
    PITTSBURGH (AP) — A man has been sentenced to more than seven years in prison for ditching the getaway car following the murder of a woman in western Pennsylvania just before she was to meet with federal authorities about another man’s involvement in a New Jersey-supplied heroin ring. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports that U.S. District Judge Mark Hornak imposed the...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff BUTLER COUNTY (KDKA) — Thousands of Jeeps from more than 30 states are in Butler County this weekend for the 10th annual Bantam Jeep Heritage Festival. READ MORE: In-Person Graduation Ceremonies For Pittsburgh Public Schools Taking Place At Petersen Events Center It is happening at Cooper’s Lake Campground. The festival features obstacle courses, mud pits, competitions...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh Public Schools are celebrating the Class of 2021 with in-person graduation ceremonies. READ MORE: Market Square Transforms Into World Square This Weekend They will be at Petersen Events Center today and tomorrow. READ MORE: Pittsburgh-Based Company GNC To Start Selling Products At Walmart Each graduate gets two tickets for guests. Some COVID-19...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Pittsburgh Public Safety Department is informing the public to be aware that the Department of Defense will be conducting training exercises in the area in the coming days. The training exercises will be conducted by the Department of Defense along with local and state law enforcement. The training will be taking place...
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – What is the solution to ending the ongoing violence in Pittsburgh? That’s the big question after multiple shootings Thursday night into Friday morning. “That’s the trillion-dollar question. I think if we all knew that we’d be doing it,” said Pittsburgh City Council President Theresa Kail-Smith, who represents District 2. READ MORE: Police: 32-Year-Old Man Hit, Killed By...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff DUQUESNE, Pa. (KDKA) – A 14-year-old boy is facing charges in connection with the shooting death of a man in Duquesne. READ MORE: Pittsburgh Police Officer Stops By Kids Lemonade Stand The teen is facing charges in the death of 21-year-old Damont Adams, who police say was shot in the head on Ferndale Avenue in...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Amazon’s “A League Of Their Own” series filming in Pittsburgh is looking for extras. READ MORE: CDC To Send Nearly $36 Million In COVID-19 Funding To Pennsylvania A casting call is out for paid background extras. They’re looking for kids, teens and adults of all ethnicities. READ MORE: New Castle Police Give...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Allegheny County Health Department is reporting 63 new Coronavirus cases and no additional deaths in the last 48 hours. READ MORE: New Castle Police Give Ice Cream To Almost 400 Kids Of the newly reported cases, the Health Department says 29 are confirmed and 34 are probable cases. READ MORE: Mt. Lebanon...
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A violent night in the Pittsburgh area left several people hurt by gunfire. One took place outside of UPMC Children’s Hospital in Lawrenceville, another in Homewood left a six-year-old girl in critical condition, and a third happened in the city’s East Hills neighborhood. The shootings all took place within about a four-hour period and there...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Police are investigating after one person was shot in Pittsburgh. READ MORE: Construction Underway For First-Of-Its-Kind Homeless Shelter In Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Public Safety said the shooting happened Thursday in the 2200 block of East Hills Drive. READ MORE: Pennsylvania Commission On LGBTQ Affairs Addresses COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy No word on the condition...
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Construction on a first-of-its-kind homeless shelter broke ground on Thursday in Pittsburgh. The shelter will have no barriers, meaning fewer people will be denied because the hurdles won’t be there for people experiencing homeless. READ MORE: Pennsylvania Commission On LGBTQ Affairs Addresses COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy Leaders from Action Housing, Allegheny County, the city of Pittsburgh, Highmark,...
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh Public Schools said an 11-year-old student brought a gun to school. (Photo Credit: KDKA) It happened Monday at Pittsburgh Allegheny on the North Side. The district said the student found the gun in their bookbag and turned it over to a teacher. The student was shaken up, but no one was hurt. School police...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – We finally have a premiere date for another Pittsburgh-filmed series. READ MORE: How To Watch This Mornings Rare Ring Of Fire Solar Eclipse In Pittsburgh Netflix tweeted the news with some of the first-look photos for “The Chair” starring Sandra Oh, which focuses on Dr. Ji-Yoon Kim, who is the chair of...
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Last month’s “super flower blood moon” lunar eclipse was hardly the only exciting celestial event of the season. This week brings an even bigger spectacle — a rare “ring of fire” solar eclipse. On June 10, skywatchers all over the world will be able to view the eclipse. READ MORE: Allegheny County Jail Guard Accused Of...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The magazine that once called Pittsburgh America’s most livable city now ranks the Steel City at No. 3. READ MORE: Coroner On Scene Of New Kensington Apartment Fire The Economist Intelligence Unit is out with its new rankings of the most livable cities. READ MORE: Feds: Pa. Man Posed As Donald Trumps...
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A Stop the Violence Rally is being held in a Pittsburgh community impacted by gun violence in recent weeks. The South Pittsburgh Coalition for Peace organized Wednesday’s rally and prayer vigil at the Lighthouse Cathedral because there have been several shootings recently. Some of the shootings happened within days of each other in some South Pittsburgh neighborhoods....
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Organizers of this year’s Juneteenth celebration say the event is in jeopardy after Pittsburgh Public Safety sent them a big bill for security. Organizers say the $140,000 tab for police is something they can’t afford and never had to pay before. READ MORE: Stage AE Adds Several More Concerts To Its Lineup Juneteenth, which marks the...
    By: KDKA-TV Digital Content Producer Heather Lang PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A Pittsburgh man is giving a stray dog he found while on a trip to Texas a second chance at a much better life. READ MORE: Child Ejected From Vehicle After Crash In Westmoreland County Pittsburgh-based FurKid Rescue is helping their former adopter care for the little grayish-brown and white...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Allegheny County Health Department is reporting 39 new Coronavirus cases and three additional deaths over the past 48 hours. READ MORE: COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: State Health Dept. Reports 496 New Cases, 22 Additional Deaths Of the newly reported cases, the Health Department says 32 are confirmed and seven are probable cases. There...
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Last month’s “super flower blood moon” lunar eclipse was hardly the only exciting celestial event of the season. This week brings an even bigger spectacle — a rare “ring of fire” solar eclipse. On June 10, skywatchers all over the world will be able to view the eclipse. READ MORE: Tarentum Bridge Closure For Several Weeks...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – In another sign of a return to normalcy, the Pittsburgh Pierogi Festival is coming back in 2021. READ MORE: Audit Finds Numerous Issues In Register Of Wills Office The festival will be on Sunday, September 26 at Kennywood. READ MORE: State Rep. Tony DeLuca Plans To Introduce Minimum Wage Question To...
    SAN FRANCISCO (CBS San Francisco) — Cobby, the oldest male chimpanzee in captivity in the United States, has died at the San Francisco Zoo at the age of 63, officials announced Sunday. The cause of death was still being determined but he had recently been ill and old age was also likely a contributing factor. READ MORE: Pittsburgh Public Schools...
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A woman was shot and killed in Pittsburgh’s Garfield neighborhood Monday evening. Pittsburgh paramedics initially responded in the 5300 block of Broad Street for a report of a woman not breathing. That call came in to dispatch about 5:15. But when they arrived they found the woman also had a gunshot wound, and that’s when Pittsburgh...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff DUQUESNE, Pa. (KDKA) – The Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank says it saw a record number of food stamp applications in April. READ MORE: Police Arrest 21-Year-Old Suspect In 17-Year-Old Penn Hills Student Daren Hobdy’s Shooting Death The food bank says 477 people within its 11-county service area applied for what’s now known as SNAP, the...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Police are asking for help finding a missing 40-year-old man who disappeared on the South Side last month. READ MORE: Two Pittsburgh Athletes Heading To Tokyo For Olympic Games Pittsburgh Police say Clinton “CJ” Connors hasn’t been seen since May 17. He was last seen on the South Side wearing rust-colored pants,...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Allegheny County Health Department is reporting 76 new Coronavirus cases and no additional deaths over the past 72 hours. READ MORE: Pa. Lawmakers Return For June With Big Agenda, Sharp Differences Of the newly reported cases, the Health Department says 60 are confirmed and 16 are probable cases. READ MORE: Washington And...