Fair and 45 F at Pittsburgh - Allegheny County Airport, PA
Winds are Southwest at 8.1 MPH (7 KT). The pressure is 1018.7 mb and the humidity is 31%.The wind chill is 41. Last Updated on Feb 23 2020, 7:53 pm EST. More...
Adams-Onís Treaty: Spain Sells Florida to the US (1819) In the early 1800s, tensions between the US and Spain were increasing over border disputes in North America. With Spanish power in the New World declining, it was widely believed that Spain would lose land to the US. The Adams-Onís Treaty settled the dispute by attempting to draw clearer borders, roughly granting Florida and Louisiana to the US while giving everything west of Louisiana to Spain. The US did not pay Spain directly for the new land. Instead, it compensated Spain in what way? Discuss More...
Bicyclist hit by car near Schenley Park
Fri, 02 Aug 2013 11:45:10 -0400
A bicyclist was hit by a car Friday morning near Schenley Park.
The accident was reported on Schenley Drive and Forbes Avenue just before 9 a.m.
The bicyclist’s name and condition haven’t been released.