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Pennsylvania's first breast milk bank to open in Pittsburgh

Pennsylvania's first breast milk bank is opening in Pittsburgh.

Published: Wed, 06 May 2015 18:25:43 GMT

Pennsylvania Turnpike wouldn't let procession with fallen officer go toll-free

Onlookers likely wondered why a procession escorting the body of a Ligonier Township police officer to Pittsburgh used Route 30, with its many traffic lights, instead of the Pennsylvania Turnpike.

Published: Wed, 06 May 2015 18:17:46 GMT

NFL report: Patriots 'probably' violated rules

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was "at least generally aware of the inappropriate activities" of a locker room attendant and an equipment assistant in the controversy known as "Deflategate," according to an NFL-commissioned report release...

Published: Wed, 06 May 2015 18:05:04 GMT

K-9 Blek recovering from leg injuries, hemorrhaging in fatal police crash

A police dog is being medicated and closely monitored Wednesday at a Monroeville animal hospital after being badly injured in a crash that killed the K-9's partner, Lt. Eric Eslary.

Published: Wed, 06 May 2015 17:17:47 GMT

Outbound Parkway West closure scheduled this weekend

PennDOT is announcing a full closure of westbound Interstate 376 (Parkway West) in Scott Township, Rosslyn Farms, Carnegie and Green Tree this weekend. Here are the times that the closure will be in effect and the official detour route.

Published: Wed, 06 May 2015 17:02:05 GMT

Allegheny County DA's detective falls ill on job, dies

A detective for the Allegheny County District Attorney's Office died Tuesday after he began to feel ill and asked a colleague to drive him to the hospital.

Published: Wed, 06 May 2015 16:03:45 GMT

EB I-376 Parkway West patching activities continue Wednesday in Findlay

PennDOT District 11 is announcing patching activities on eastbound I-376 (Parkway West) in Findlay Township, Allegheny County, will occur Wednesday, May 6 weather permitting.

Published: Wed, 06 May 2015 13:23:03 GMT

Route 8 paving operations Thursday in Shaler Township

PennDOT is announcing paving operations on Route 8 in Shaler Township, Allegheny County will occur Thursday, May 7 weather permitting.

Published: Wed, 06 May 2015 13:20:58 GMT

PA Senator Bob Casey seek VA probe to see if mishandled claims systemic

Troubled by delays in handling of veterans claims, a bipartisan group of senators is seeking a wide-scale independent review of the Department of Veterans Affairs for mismanagement and changes to improve budgeting and speed up applications.

Published: Wed, 06 May 2015 13:17:21 GMT

Mixed reaction for plan for Monaca petrochemical plant

A proposal by Shell Chemical to build a petrochemical plant in western Pennsylvania drew praise from those who say it will boost the region's economy, and criticism from those who fear it will harm the environment, despite assurances from the state Department of Environmental Protection.

Published: Wed, 06 May 2015 13:14:12 GMT