Pothole Season Causing Expensive Damage To Vehicles « CBS Pittsburgh

February 21, 2018 wpanews 0

  PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The recent freeze-thaw cycle has really taken a toll on the roads. It seems like potholes are everywhere. In Pittsburgh, crews will take advantage of the nice weather Tuesday to try to fill them up. The city reports getting three times the reported number of potholes this year compared to last year during the same time period. In the last six weeks: 3,700 pothole filling requests. And the monster-sized potholes we’re seeing across the […] READ MORE

Couple rescued from burning Neville Island home | WPXI

February 20, 2018 wpanews 3

First responders rescued a couple from their burning home on Neville Island early Monday morning. “We immediately did an attack on exterior in the back, knocked down a little bit and we got inside and started on the inside,” said Neville Island Fire Chief Michael Thomas. Neighbors tell Channel 11 smoke surrounded the home, and then they began hearing explosions and the home went up in flames. Bichri Lee lives next […] READ MORE

Fish fries offered in Plum, Oakmont | TribLIVE

February 20, 2018 wpanews 0

A fish fry is a meal containing battered or breaded fried fish. It usually also includes french fries, coleslaw, hushpuppies, lemon slices, tartar sauce, hot sauce, malt vinegarand dessert. Some Native American versions are cooked by coating fish with semolinaand egg yolk. Fish is often served on Friday nights during Lent as a restaurant special or through church fundraisers. Beer is a common beverage of choice to accompany a fish fry. A fish fry may include potato pancakes (with accompanying side dishes of sour cream or applesauce) and […] READ MORE

Michelle Malkin | » Science, secrecy, and lies in Oklahoma

February 20, 2018 wpanews 0

  As the Oklahoma attorney general’s office fights to keep hidden from public view the results of secret hearings on the DNA science flaws and falsehoods in former Oklahoma City police officer Daniel Holtzclaw’s case, two prominent experts have stepped forward to shed bright light on the government’s myriad mind-boggling failures. Forensic scientist, criminal profiler and crime reconstructionist Dr. Brent Turvey and independent forensic DNA consultant Suzanna Ryan spoke out about the Holtzclaw case for the newest episode of my investigative program […] READ MORE

Fragments of Famed ‘UFO’ Discovered in Archives of London Museum

February 20, 2018 wpanews 0

  By Brigit Katz SMITHSONIAN.COM  Though experts deemed it a hoax, the ‘Silpho Saucer’ created a sensation when it was discovered in the 1950s SMARTNEWS Keeping you current (Courtesy of David Clarke) In 1957, three men were driving by the Silpho Moor near Scarborough, England, when they saw a glowing object light up the sky and crash to the ground. One of the men got out of the car to investigate, and […] READ MORE

Australian firm acquires The Mall at Robinson in Pittsburgh | vindy.com

February 20, 2018 wpanews 14

  Australian firm acquires The Mall at Robinson in Pittsburgh Cleveland-based Forest City Realty Trust said today it had completed the previously announced sale of its interest in the mall to QIC. Financial terms of the deal weren’t disclosed. QIC already had an ownership stake in the mall, which Allegheny County recently reassessed at $89 million. The Mall at Robinson is a two-level, enclosed super-regional shopping malllocated just off the Parkway West (I-376) and […] READ MORE

Penguins overtake Capitals, jump into first place in Metropolitan Division

February 20, 2018 wpanews 0

Sunday in Columbus, the defending champion Pittsburgh Penguins defeated the Blue Jackets 5-2. The victory marked the Penguins fifth-straight win, and you guys, I have some bad news. With Washington sputtering, the Penguins (74 standings points) overtook the Capitals (73) and now lead the Metropolitan Division. FIRST PLACE IN THE METROPOLITAN DIVISION! Source: Penguins overtake Capitals, jump into first place in Metropolitan Division

Intense Fire Destroys South Side Warehouse

February 20, 2018 wpanews 0

A warehouse on the South Side was destroyed after a fire broke out Sunday night. The cause of the fire is still under investigation, but it appears that the flames and water destroyed the stoves, refrigerators and other items inside The Appliance Warehouse. Crews set up white sawhorses to block off the road. Fallen bricks and glass now line the sidewalk and street below. Fire Chief Darryl Jones said the […] READ MORE

Fire crews respond to smoke at North Hills Middle School | WPXI

February 20, 2018 wpanews 0

Fire crews responded to smoke at North Hills Middle School in Ross Township on Monday around 10:40 p.m. The smoke started in the home economics room, according to Lauren Gardens VFD Chief Ray Hilldenbrand. Hillenbrand believes either a cooktop was left on or there was an electrical short.   Source: Fire crews respond to smoke at North Hills Middle School | WPXI

Reactions to My Appearance on Fox News Sunday

February 20, 2018 wpanews 0

RUSH: I just want to share with you some headlines from print media about my appearance yesterday. RUSH: I was overwhelmed with email reaction to Fox News Sunday yesterday, more than ever. I’m hard-pressed to figure out why. I think it’s probably ’cause I don’t do these things very often and we’re in the midst of massive audience growth and so forth, but I just want to thank everybody. And even those […] READ MORE

Pennsylvania Supreme Court issues new congressional map, which could benefit Dems | Fox News

February 20, 2018 wpanews 0

Pennsylvania’s high court issued a new congressional district map for the state’s 2018 elections Monday, the latest attempt to carve out voting boundaries in time for the state’s May 15 primary. Candidates can start circulating petitions to run in their new district in a little over a week, Feb. 27. Pennsylvania has seen a surge in interest in running for Congress with six incumbents elected in 2016 not running again […] READ MORE

Uber Eats Driver Allegedly Shoots And Kills Customer In Atlanta

February 20, 2018 wpanews 0

Atlanta Police are seeking an Uber Eats driver in connection with the killing of a 30-year-old customer during a delivery. The Atlanta Police Department confirmed to NPR that they responded to a call of a person shot in the Buckhead neighborhood in northern Atlanta on Saturday night, around 11:30 p.m.. Investigators determined from witnesses that the victim had left his apartment to meet an Uber Eats driver, received his order […] READ MORE