Andrew Smith had a double-double with a career-high 16 rebounds and 14 points, and Butler made 18 of 20 free throws down the stretch to hold off upset-minded Bucknell 68-56 in the second round of the NCAA tournament on Thursday.
A former school secretary and bookkeeper has been arraigned on charges she stole more than $250,000 from the school after allegedly telling investigators she got “carried away” spending tuition money on clothes and jewels.
New Jersey landscaper Colin Abbott entered a surprise “no contest” plea in Butler Tuesday, he’s charged with third degree murder in the 2011 deaths of his father, Kenneth and his stepmother, Celeste.
Police are looking for a rifle that’s missing from a Butler County business where the owner was found shot to death over the weekend.
There are new concerns about Legionnaire’s disease after a recent water test at the Butler VA Hospital. Thousands of veterans from 6 counties rely on the services provided by the facility.
A grandfather accused of fatally shooting his grandson in Butler County was in court for a preliminary hearing Tuesday morning.
Friends and family said goodbye Tuesday morning to a Washington & Jefferson College football player who was recently beaten to death.
Butler City police were called to a stabbing Monday. Family members tell KDKA-TV a brother and sister were fighting inside their home on Roosevelt Boulevard.
Family, friends and community members are in mourning following an argument and shooting that claimed the life of a 19-year-old in Butler County Friday evening.
The victim has been identified and one man is in custody following a Friday afternoon fatal shooting in Butler County.
Police are investigating a shooting in Connoquenessing, Butler County. It happened at about 4:40 p.m. Friday in the 100-block of Sunset Drive.
The defending Quad-A champs are once again the team to beat, but now they must deal directly with a team capable of dethroning them.
The life of James Victor, Jr. spanned only five weeks. Three of those weeks were spent in a hospital because of his mother’s prenatal heroin addiction.
Police are investigating the death of a baby boy found at a motel in Butler Township. The baby’s body and his parents were found at the Super 8 Motel along Route 8, according to police.
More than 1,000 Jeeps will find their way to Butler this weekend. The Bantam Jeep Heritage Festival honors the first one of all. It was built in Butler on the cusp of World War II.