Thomas Gaither, now a retired Slippery Rock University professor, was once a member of the so-called “Friendship Nine.”
A western Pennsylvania man is set to be resentenced in a child pornography case that saw his first conviction overturned because an appeals court found the trial judge prejudiced a jury by showing them too many video clips of child pornography the man allegedly possessed.
Former Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin has dropped her appeal of her campaign corruption conviction and has submitted drafts of apology letters she is ordered to send to other state judges and former staffers while serving her house arrest sentence.
A former Pennsylvania Supreme Court justice convicted of corruption was spared on Thursday the further embarrassment of having to write her court-ordered apologies to every judge in the state on photos of herself in handcuffs.
A 90-year-old funeral home director, who was convicted of shooting and killing a man, was sentenced to 6 to 12 years in prison Thursday morning.
A jury in Beaver County has convicted a man of killing a couple in Beaver Falls six years ago.
An elderly funeral director, accused of killing a man during an argument, was found guilty of third degree murder.
A teenager has been convicted in the death of a 17-year-old girl two years ago at her home in Penn Hills.
The Knoxville man accused in the beating death of his girlfriend’s 11-year-old son has been found guilty of third-degree murder.
There will be no death penalty for the man convicted in the shooting death of a Penn Hills police officer. Ronald Robinson was sentenced Tuesday night to two consecutive life sentences for the deaths of Officer Michael Crawshaw and Danyal Morton.
It was a big show Tuesday on the KDKA Afternoon News. Here are some of the highlights.
After hours of deliberation, a jury has found Ronald Robinson guilty of first degree murder for killing Danyal Morton, and guilty of second degree murder for killing Penn Hills police officer Michael Crawshaw.
A Rite Aid drug store that was nearly robbed more than a week ago is offering a reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction.
Without the victims coming forward and agreeing to testify, the fate of Jerry Sandusky may have been much different. So, what happens now for the young men who shared their stories?