WPXI is a full service television station in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, broadcasting on local digital UHF channel 48 and on virtual channel 11. Founded in 1957 as WIIC-TV, it is owned by Channel 11 News . WPXI is affiliated with NBC (National Broadcasting Company), airing NBC's primetime shows in the evening.
In the morning, the station airs NBC's morning news and information program, with spots for local news and weather; in the afternoon, it airs NBC's soap operas; in the early evening, it shows NBC's national news broadcast and Channel 11 News . After primetime, it airs its own local newscasts, followed by NBC's late-night programming. WPXI also airs local sports broadcasts. WPXI also shoes ME-TV, who presents a wide variety of the iconic series, stars and genres that have defined pop culture and television for decadeson their subchannel 11.2.