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Ravenstahl Grand Jury Expires Without Returning Indictments

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The proverbial parade of witnesses appeared before the grand jury.

Police officials, former bodyguards, a former girlfriend and even some unidentified people were questioned. 280 more words


Suspended cop sues Pittsburgh claiming retaliation

PITTSBURGH (AP) – A police officer has sued the city and its former mayor claiming she’s been wrongly suspended from her job since early last year because she opposed favors the former mayor allegedly granted to a friend with a valet parking business. 488 more words


Contractor Pulls Plug On Surveillance Cameras After City Doesn’t Pay Bill

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — With a series of surveillance cameras all over the city, we all know big brother is watching

They’re a crime-fighting tool.

“Having cameras in bad areas helps to catch the bad guy once the crime has been committed,” said Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto. 277 more words


Gov. Corbett Keeps Pittsburgh Under Act 47, Angers City Unions

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Gov. Tom Corbett went to Mayor Bill Peduto’s office on Thursday to deliver news that Peduto wanted to hear — the state will not yet remove the city from its Act 47 distressed status. 381 more words


Mayor-Elect’s Chief-Of-Staff Looks Up To Grandfather, Mother

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Mayor-elect Bill Peduto has known him for years, but he’s not exactly well-known to the public.

Attorney Kevin Acklin will soon be the city’s number two man — as Peduto’s chief of staff. 381 more words


Peduto Transition Team On Track For Jan. 6 Swearing-In

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Over 1,200 citizens took part in drafting what Mayor-elect Bill Peduto calls a blue-print for the city, yielding 47 different reports on how to improve city services. 305 more words


Some Raising Questions Over Mayor’s Recent Tweets

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Mayor Luke Ravenstahl says he’ll be more visible in the coming weeks.

As he toured the new Pittsburgh Public Market in the Strip District Wednesday, he said he was focusing not only on the market but also on his legacy. 403 more words