They’re officers of the law, performing a valuable public service – executing warrants and transporting prisoners, sometimes for little pay.
From flat tires to egged and spray-painted houses and defaced traffic and municipal signs, the evidence is widespread.
A 4-year-old boy with cerebral palsy is enjoying a new sense of freedom thanks to a device called the “Spider.”
Staples is closing 225 of its 1,846 stores by the end of next year; although, it won’t say where.
On Feb. 20, Dr. Joseph Maroon started his trek up Mt. Kilimanjaro as the medical director of the climb with the “Live Free – African Freedom Tour,” led by triple amputee and friend, Rajesh Dubal.
A local missionary is in Ukraine and gives us his unique perspective on the protests and unrest.
Police have identified the victim of a Washington County shooting that happened near two churches just as Ash Wednesday services were getting underway.
As Allen Wade was led away to jail, charged in the deaths of sisters – Sarah and Susan Wolfe – in their East Liberty home, Westmoreland County prosecutors had to wonder how those developments will affect their case against Lee Atwood.
A three-judge state Superior Court panel has rejected former state Sen. Jane Orie’s appeal of her conviction and subsequent prison sentence for campaign corruption and with introducing forged evidence, which resulted in a mistrial before her eventual conviction.
It hasn’t been a shopping destination in quite some time because there’s not much left of the once popular Parkway Center Mall.
The man accused of killing two sisters in East Liberty in February claims he is innocent.
A famed New York pastry chef has a new creation that could take the milk and cookie industry by storm.
A southwestern Pennsylvania woman has pleaded guilty in the beating death of her 4-year-old son as jury selection continues for the death penalty trial of her boyfriend.
The coroner says a 21-year-old college student who died of hypothermia last month was also legally drunk.
Chatham University officials held a meeting Wednesday night to discuss the possibility of going co-ed.
Ice cover on the Allegheny River, north of Parker has left a pair of deer trapped.
Check out Team USA at the Sochi Winter Olympics!
The handlers for groundhog Punxsutawney Phil say he’s forecasting six more weeks of what already has felt like a brutally long and cold winter.
Pittsburgh Police K-9 officer Rocco suffered significant injuries after being stabbed while chasing a suspect in Lawrenceville on Jan. 28, 2014. He fought for two days to survive, but succumbed to his injuries on Jan. 31.
Family, friends and the Kennedy Township community paid their final respects on the snowy, cold morning of Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014, to fallen U.S. Airman, Capt. Sean Ruane, who was killed earlier this month in a helicopter crash in England.
A Westmoreland County dock was destroyed Sunday morning after large chunks of ice broke free from an ice jam on the Allegheny River.
Let’s take a look back at 2013 in our Year in Review local news photo gallery.