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South Allegheny Teacher Accused Of Inappropriate Contact With Students Has Hearing

A former South Allegheny School District teacher, accused of having inappropriate contact with two students, appeared in court Wednesday.

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Man Accused Of Exposing Himself From Window To Passing School Buses Going To Trial

A Fayette County man who is a convicted Megan’s Law violator is headed to trial on charges he allegedly exposed himself in a window of the home where he was staying to passing school buses.

05/26/2015

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Judge Won’t Give Teen, Then 11, New Trial In Slaying Of Father’s Pregnant Fiancée

A judge in western Pennsylvania says he won’t grant a new juvenile court trial to a teenager who was 11 when he was charged with fatally shooting his father’s pregnant fiancée.

05/21/2015

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Man Found Guilty Of Kidnapping 2-Year-Old Daughter From Wilkinsburg

A verdict has been reached in the case of a man charged with kidnapping his own daughter and causing a lengthy standoff in Altoona.

05/21/2015

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Jury Deliberating After Man Accused Of Kidnapping Daughter Takes Stand

The trial of a man accused of kidnapping his own daughter and causing a lengthy standoff took that stand in his own defense today.

05/20/2015

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Trial Begins For Man Accused Of Kidnapping Daughter, Initiating Standoff

The trial of a man accused of kidnapping his own daughter and then taking the toddler to Altoona, causing a lengthy standoff starts today.

05/19/2015

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Former Local Roman Catholic Brother Convicted Of Sexual Assault In Australia

A Roman Catholic brother, who taught in Pittsburgh for years, has been convicted of sexual abuse in Australia.

05/15/2015

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Woman Facing Charges, Accused Of Having Sex With Son’s Teenage Friend At Alcohol-Fueled Party

A Westmoreland County woman accused of having sex with her son’s teenage friend during an alleged alcohol-fueled party appeared in court today.

05/13/2015

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Former Nanny For Penguins’ Kunitz Headed To Trial

The former nanny for Penguins forward Chris Kunitz was in court Monday for a preliminary hearing.

05/11/2015

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Frein Lawyers Seek End To Use Of Name, Image In DA Campaign

The man accused of shooting to death a Pennsylvania state trooper and wounding another asked a judge Friday to order the prosecutor to stop using his name or photo in campaign materials.

05/01/2015

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Man Pleads Guilty After Violent Incident In Manor Borough Home

A Westmoreland County man accused of pointing a gun at his mother and opening fire in his own home is likely going to jail.

04/28/2015

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Suspect’s Beard Helps Police Link Him To South Hills Bank Robberies

A man linked to four bank robberies in the South Hills by his red beard, who then wore a fake red beard for two more, has pleaded guilty to all six heists.

04/22/2015

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Daycare Operator’s Husband Headed To Trial On Molestation Charges

A Chicora man has been held for trial on charges that he molested several children at his wife’s Butler County daycare.

04/21/2015

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Surveillance Video Played During East Busway Murder Suspects’ Appearance In Court

A young man was gunned down during a robbery while waiting at a stop along the East Busway in 2013. Today, all three defendants appeared in court.

04/16/2015

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Ex-Allegheny Co. Councilman On Trial For Stealing Money From Elderly Woman

Former Allegheny County Councilman Charles McCullough and his lawyer finally went to trial Monday on charges brought back in 2009 that he took $200,000 from an elderly woman’s estate.

04/13/2015

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