A nor’easter is heading up the coast just in time to throw a wrench into Thanksgiving travel plans for Pittsburghers heading east for the holiday.
Move over, Ben Roethlisberger. There’s a new No. 7 in western Pennsylvania.
A 10-month-old boy who was believed to be suffering from shaken baby syndrome has died at a Pittsburgh hospital, and his death has been ruled a homicide.
A western Pennsylvania couple face dozens of theft and related charges for allegedly going door-to-door selling pizza kit supposedly to raise money for their young daughter’s ballet lessons, but which police say the couple really used to buy drugs.
A woman and an accomplice broke into her family’s home and killed her mother and brother before they were shot to death by her father, state police said Saturday.
An animal rights group says it released hundreds of mink from cages at a western Pennsylvania mink farm this week.
From the outside, it’s a modest little apartment in Johnstown. But it’s inside where police say a huge heroin operation was centered.
A 3-year-old girl drowned after she wandered into an unattended private swimming pool.
Pennsylvania game officials say an investigation shows a second bald eagle’s death in the past month was caused by a bullet wound.
The Pennsylvania Game Commission is trying to determine who fatally shot a bald eagle in western Pennsylvania earlier this month.
A bus driver in western Pennsylvania had a surprise passenger.
A man who blew himself up in a truck outside a western Pennsylvania residence that was also leveled in the blast was due in court for sentencing over illegal chemical charges at time of the explosion, court records show.
For hundreds of local families, the New Year is beginning with the fear of what’s to come. Four-hundred employees of the State Prison in Greensburg have been told the prison is closing. And some aren’t buying the state’s promise that they’ll be taken care of.
The January thaw seems to be over as cooler temperatures have moved in again.
Hundreds of jobs are expected to be lost as the state moves to close two local prisons. The Greensburg State Prison in Westmoreland County and Cresson State Prison in Cambria County are closing later this year.