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Thousands Gather at Memorial to Honor Pittsburgh Synagogue Victims

Approximately 2,500 people attended a memorial service on Sunday following the deadly slaying of 11…

Leon Ford, Pittsburgh

Police Shooting Survivor Is Running for Pittsburgh City Council

Activist Leon Ford, 25, who was shot and paralyzed by police in 2012, announced his…

Antwon Rose, Police shooting, Pittsburgh, 17-year-old, Pittsburgh police

The Family of Antwon Rose Files Lawsuit Against East Pittsburgh Police and Mayor

The family of Antwon Rose filed a federal wrongful death lawsuit against the East Pittsburgh…

Antwon Rose, Police shooting, Pittsburgh, 17-year-old, Pittsburgh police

Pittsburgh Police Kill Unarmed 17-Year-Old Fleeing from Car

Update: Hundreds of protestors shut down Interstate 376 outside of Pittsburgh early Friday to protest…

Stephen Foster

Pittsburgh’s Stephen Foster Statue to be Replaced with Black Woman

Pittsburgh’s mayor Bill Peduto announced on Wednesday that the city will be replacing the statue…

Man Who Killed Family Posted Disturbing Rant About Black Women

A Pittsburgh man who allegedly burned down the home where two women and a young…

August Wilson: He Wrote About the ‘Frustration and the Glory’ of Being Black

New Documentary, August Wilson: The Ground on Which I Stand, to Air on PBS

American Masters—August Wilson: The Ground on Which I Stand, airing on PBS Feb. 20, gives…

Pittsburgh to settle lawsuit for $52,000 with teacher accosted and arrested by police

City of Pittsburgh to Settle With Teacher After Racially Motivated Arrest

Pittsburgh could pay $52,500 to settle a lawsuit filed by a teacher who was thrown…

August Wilson Center in Downtown Pittsburgh rescued

August Wilson Center Saved

Just when it appeared that the Downtown building would fall into the hands of a…

The Story Michael Brown Will Never Be Able to Tell

My career as a criminal lasted two weeks, beginning and ending in the summer of…