Uber ends autonomous-vehicle pursuit, sells to Pittsburgh-based Aurora Innovation

BY: - December 9, 2020

Uber's Advanced Technology Group had been working on developing autonomous vehicles for several years in Pittsburgh, and their AVs were tested on Pittsburgh streets.

Pgh. Mayor Bill Peduto unveils a plan to help the Ohio Valley transition from fossil fuels

BY: - November 19, 2020

Last week, he introduced his “Marshall Plan for Middle America,” which looks to provide a road map for investment in renewable energy through federal funds, private corporations with public guidance from local governments, and input from universities.

Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto had a bad summer. Does that mean he’s vulnerable to a challenge? | Analysis

BY: - September 9, 2020

It's difficult -- but not impossible -- to unseat a sitting mayor. What would it take, and who would have to run, to beat Bill Peduto?

Pittsburgh police, Peduto respond to arrest of protest marshal by rifle-carrying officers in unmarked van

BY: - August 17, 2020

This continues an apparent months-long campaign of Pittsburgh Police arresting and seeking the arrest of dozens of protesters.

Pittsburgh Mayor Peduto requests third-party investigation of Monday protests

BY: - June 3, 2020

“Without question, there is a difference of opinion about what happened that day and the appropriateness of the actions of the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police.” 

Pittsburgh braces for COVID-19 body blow to its finances

BY: - May 13, 2020

The city estimated last month it would see a 21 percent decline in 2020 projected revenues, for a total loss of $127 million


The Pittsburgh sinkhole’s other victim | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - November 2, 2019

This week, a judge thwarted Pittsburgh's gun control efforts, which were adopted in response to the Oct. 2018 murders at Tree of Life synagogue.

‘We can’t ignore signs of hate’: One year later, Pittsburgh still healing from Tree of Life shooting

BY: and - October 27, 2019

One year ago, on Oct. 27, 2018, a gunman burst into the Tree of Life synagogue during Shabbat services and murdered 11 people.

Daryl Metcalfe wants to impeach Pittsburgh’s mayor over guns. House leadership isn’t interested

BY: - May 7, 2019

State Rep. Daryl Metcalfe said Mayor Bill Peduto “brazenly” violated the state Constitution when he signed gun control bills.


Mayor Peduto should have seen this one coming | Editorial Cartoon

BY: - April 13, 2019

Surprising no one, Pittsburgh's new gun ban has provoked a blizzard of litigation