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Nellie Bly Statue Coming To Pittsburgh International Airport
ca. 1900 --- Here is a formal portrait of Nellie Bly (1867-1922), an American journalist and around the world traveler. --- Image by © Bettmann/CORBIS

Nellie Bly Statue Coming To Pittsburgh International Airport

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On the 100th anniversary of women's suffrage, famed 19th-century journalist Nellie Bly receives a statue honoring her legacy in Pittsburgh International Airport. Her likeness will appear alongside the airport's two…

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Algorithms In Policing Examined By Special Task Force

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Pitt's Institute for Cyber Law, Policy, and Security created a task force charged with human review of algorithms used in criminal justice and human services. Increasingly, governments turn to algorithms…

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Pittsburgh Most Prone to Holiday Scams

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PITTSBURGH, PA – Holiday scams are more common in Pittsburgh than anywhere else. According to the FBI, the city boasts an older population, who are more susceptible to scams.  …

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Pittsburgh Sinkhole Swallows Up City Bus

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PITTSBURGH, PA – During morning rush hour, a giant sinkhole opened and nearly swallowed a Port Authority bus. The incident occurred in downtown Pittsburgh. In addition to the bus, another…

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3 Men Indicted for Drug Trafficking

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PITTSBURGH, PA – According to U.S. Attorney Scott W. Brady, three men from the city of Pittsburgh have been charged for allegedly drug trafficking. The drugs involved in the operation…

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Water Main Break Impacts Pittsburgh Commute

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PITTSBURGH, PA – A water main break has obstructed the Friday morning Pittsburgh commute for countless motorists. In addition, the broken water main has also shut down part of a…

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Pittsburgh Police Officer’s Killer Charged

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PITTSBURGH, PA – The killer of a well-respected Pittsburgh police officer was arrested on Monday. The suspect was charged with shooting Officer Calvin Hall. However, authorities will not release any…

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Drunk plane passenger allegedly attacks flight attendant

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PITTSBURGH, Pennsylvania - Authorities report that a man on a plane acted aggressively. Specifically, towards passengers and flight crew. Additionally, the plane planned to fly from Pittsburgh to Dallas. Furthermore,…

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