Top Pittsburgh news: 9-month-old baby injured after landslide; DC man charged with double homicide

Top Pittsburgh news: 9-month-old baby injured after landslide; DC man charged with double homicide
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By Hoodline - Published on February 20, 2020.

Here's what you need to know about what's happening in Pittsburgh.

The parking chair as art and an homage to Pittsburghers

Pittsburgh likes parking chairs. It's a cultural touchstone referenced in jokes, on T-shirts, or in an ad promoting tourism to the Steel City. But like most things Pittsburghers claim as uniquely Pittsburgh things — pierogies, basement toilets, hills — the parking chair is not exclusive to Pittsburgh. 

Read the full story on Pittsburgh City Paper.

9-month-old baby injured after landslide sends tree crashing into window of building

A 9-month-old baby was injured after a tree crashed through a window following a landslide in Etna.

Read the full story on CBS Pittsburgh.

Ex-Westinghouse HS principal accused of abusing girl working at Pittsburgh Public Schools central office

A former principal at Westinghouse High School is working for the Pittsburgh Public Schools district again, after he allegedly abused a 14-year-old student.

Read the full story on CBS Pittsburgh.

Pittsburgh Police investigate two recent threats

Pittsburgh Police are investigating two similar threats, one made as recently as Wednesday afternoon.

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Washington, DC man charged with criminal homicide in 2017 Armstrong County shooting

State police have filed homicide charges against a Washington, DC man, in connection with the fatal shooting of a man and a woman in Armstrong County in 2017.

Read the full story on CBS Pittsburgh.


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