Steelers defense ragged in loss to Oakland

PITTSBURGH (AP) – The Pittsburgh Steelers will have plenty of time to think about Sunday’s stunning collapse against the Oakland Raiders. Pittsburgh heads into its bye week smarting over a 34-31 defeat in which it […]


Man holds hostage in Pittsburgh high-rise; posts on Facebook

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Pittsburgh’s police chief says authorities are negotiating with an armed man who has taken a hostage in a downtown office building. Police say the man entered the high-rise sometime after 8 a.m. […]


Weekend events scheduled at Flight 93 Memorial

PITTSBURGH (AP) – The Flight 93 National Memorial in southwestern Pennsylvania is holding four days of special programs leading up to the 11th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. On Saturday at 1 p.m., a […]


'Flashdance' to dance on Broadway next summer

NEW YORK (AP) – Dig out those leg warmers and headbands – “Flashdance” is coming to Broadway. Producers said Tuesday that the stage adaptation of the 1983 hit movie about a working-class Pittsburgh girl with […]


Sheen doubles donations to Reds fund

(AP) – Actor Charlie Sheen, a lifelong Cincinnati Reds fan, has pledged to donate $50,000 to the team’s Community Fund, matching the amount broadcaster Marty Brennaman raised for charity in return for having his head […]