• Pirates send touted prospect Shane Baz to Rays as the "player to be named later" in Chris Archer trade By WTAE   -   Aug 15, 2018

    PIRATES SEND TOUTED PROSPECT SHANE BAZ TO RAYS AS THE "PLAYER TO BE NAMED LATER" IN CHRIS ARCHER TRADE

    The player to be named later in the Chris Archer trade turns out to be Shane Baz, Pittsburgh's first-round draft pick last year.

  • Twins top Pirates 5-2 By WTAE   -   Aug 15, 2018

    TWINS TOP PIRATES 5-2

    Jameson Taillon went six innings and allowed three runs, but the Pirates managed to score just twice against Minnesota.

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  • Pittsburgh's Action Weather forecast: Dry but humid on Wednesday By WTAE   -   Aug 15, 2018

    PITTSBURGH'S ACTION WEATHER FORECAST: DRY BUT HUMID ON WEDNESDAY

    Wednesday will be warm, humid and dry. Showers return to finish out the week.

  • Pennsylvania grand jury report documents history of child sex abuse by clergy in Pittsburgh diocese; Bishop Zubik responds with apology By WTAE   -   Aug 15, 2018

    PENNSYLVANIA GRAND JURY REPORT DOCUMENTS HISTORY OF CHILD SEX ABUSE BY CLERGY IN PITTSBURGH DIOCESE; BISHOP ZUBIK RESPONDS WITH APOLOGY

    "In the name of the Church of Pittsburgh, and in my own name, and in the name of my predecessors: we are sorry, I am sorry," Catholic...

  • Decomposed body found in Elizabeth Township woods By WTAE   -   Aug 15, 2018

    DECOMPOSED BODY FOUND IN ELIZABETH TOWNSHIP WOODS

    Allegheny County detectives were sent to a wooded area of Elizabeth Township after a body in "advanced stages of decomposition" was...

  • 'How could they have done this?' Pittsburgh parishioners react with sadness to Pennsylvania grand jury report on child sex abuse by priests By WTAE   -   Aug 14, 2018

    'HOW COULD THEY HAVE DONE THIS?' PITTSBURGH PARISHIONERS REACT WITH SADNESS TO PENNSYLVANIA GRAND JURY REPORT ON CHILD SEX ABUSE BY PRIESTS

    Upon release of the grand jury report, parishioners leaving noon Mass in downtown Pittsburgh expressed sadness and said churches are...

  • Sexual abuse survivor hopes grand jury report means more victims will seek help By WTAE   -   Aug 14, 2018

    SEXUAL ABUSE SURVIVOR HOPES GRAND JURY REPORT MEANS MORE VICTIMS WILL SEEK HELP

    Ed Rowan was among the victims who settled a sexual abuse lawsuit against the Pittsburgh diocese after accusing the Rev. John Hoehl...

  • 'Royal' heist: Man steals 24 bottles of whiskey By WTAE   -   Aug 14, 2018

    'ROYAL' HEIST: MAN STEALS 24 BOTTLES OF WHISKEY

    A man walked out of a liquor store with several bottles of whiskey.

  • Police, FBI investigating social media photos of Upper St. Clair student By WTAE   -   Aug 14, 2018

    POLICE, FBI INVESTIGATING SOCIAL MEDIA PHOTOS OF UPPER ST. CLAIR STUDENT

    An Upper St. Clair mother says she called the FBI about the online posts, including one with the caption, "It's time to take revenge...

  • Ben Roethlisberger undergoing evaluation after hit in practice as part of concussion protocol By WTAE   -   Aug 14, 2018

    BEN ROETHLISBERGER UNDERGOING EVALUATION AFTER HIT IN PRACTICE AS PART OF CONCUSSION PROTOCOL

    Roethlisberger left practice early as a result.

  • TIMELINE: Key dates in the Pennsylvania church abuse scandal By WTAE   -   Aug 14, 2018

    TIMELINE: KEY DATES IN THE PENNSYLVANIA CHURCH ABUSE SCANDAL

    Victim advocates say the Pennsylvania grand jury report is the most exhaustive review of clergy sex abuse by a U.S. state.

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  • Man found shot in Allentown taken to hospital in critical condition By WTAE   -   Aug 14, 2018

    MAN FOUND SHOT IN ALLENTOWN TAKEN TO HOSPITAL IN CRITICAL CONDITION

    According to police, officers responded to the intersection of Manton Way and Walter Street for a reported shooting at approximately...

  • Bishop Zubik addressing report investigating child sex abuse in Diocese of Pittsburgh By WTAE   -   Aug 14, 2018

    BISHOP ZUBIK ADDRESSING REPORT INVESTIGATING CHILD SEX ABUSE IN DIOCESE OF PITTSBURGH

    Bishop David Zubik is addressing the release of the grand jury report investigating child sexual abuse by clergy in the Diocese of...

  • WATCH: Attorney General discussing findings of grand jury report on child sexual abuse in 6 Pennsylvania Catholic dioceses By WTAE   -   Aug 14, 2018

    WATCH: ATTORNEY GENERAL DISCUSSING FINDINGS OF GRAND JURY REPORT ON CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE IN 6 PENNSYLVANIA CATHOLIC DIOCESES

    Victims of child sexual abuse within the church will also be at the press conference.

  • Pa. Supreme Court releases grand jury investigation into alleged child sex abuse by Catholic priests, clergy By WTAE   -   Aug 14, 2018

    PA. SUPREME COURT RELEASES GRAND JURY INVESTIGATION INTO ALLEGED CHILD SEX ABUSE BY CATHOLIC PRIESTS, CLERGY

    The report is the result of a nearly two-year long investigation that spans seven decades.

  • Forecast: More pop-up storms today By WTAE   -   Aug 14, 2018

    FORECAST: MORE POP-UP STORMS TODAY

    Storms that develop can produce heavy downpours but they won't be as numerous as yesterday.

  • 'I felt like I really knew him': Woman warns others of online dating scams By WTAE   -   Aug 14, 2018

    'I FELT LIKE I REALLY KNEW HIM': WOMAN WARNS OTHERS OF ONLINE DATING SCAMS

    Online dating scammers have reportedly taken $884 million from American victims over the past three years, according to the Better...

  • Community leaders call for violence to end after weekend spike in Pittsburgh-area shootings By WTAE   -   Aug 14, 2018

    COMMUNITY LEADERS CALL FOR VIOLENCE TO END AFTER WEEKEND SPIKE IN PITTSBURGH-AREA SHOOTINGS

    "We cannot, as citizens of the Pittsburgh region, become numb to the death of our people."

  • As students return, Florida schools now required to display 'In God We Trust' By WTAE   -   Aug 14, 2018

    AS STUDENTS RETURN, FLORIDA SCHOOLS NOW REQUIRED TO DISPLAY 'IN GOD WE TRUST'

    Every Florida school is now required to prominently display "In God We Trust" under an education bill that was signed last March.

  • Schedule of events, music announced for Heinz Field Kickoff and Rib Fest By WTAE   -   Aug 14, 2018

    SCHEDULE OF EVENTS, MUSIC ANNOUNCED FOR HEINZ FIELD KICKOFF AND RIB FEST

    The event, which features some of the best ribs in the country, runs from Thursday, Aug. 30 through Monday, Sept. 3.

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