A teenager sentenced to 40 years to life in a slaying at a Pittsburgh busway stop is seeking to withdraw his guilty plea.
Just-resigned Pennsylvania Treasurer Rob McCord plans to plead guilty to federal extortion charges for threatening potential donors to his failed gubernatorial campaign, according to court papers filed Monday in Harrisburg.
McKeesport City Councilman Daniel Carr pleaded guilty to allowing gambling devices in his bar, the Viking Lounge, and was sentenced to 10 months of probation plus a $300 fine, similar to the sentence for other defendants in this case.
A northwestern Pennsylvania man fatally beat his two cats with a golf club because he felt “betrayed” after they scratched him.
A man accused of using Swiss cheese to sexually proposition unsuspecting women in Philadelphia has pleaded guilty and been sentenced to probation.
One of two sisters pleaded guilty to her role in a purse-snatching that broke the hip of an 82-year-old southwestern Pennsylvania woman who died months later.
Investigators called it Operation Pork Chop.
The trial is underway in an alleged road rage incident from 2011 with the victim taking the stand today testifying he was hit with a stick while being pushed off the road.
A local teacher, accused of sexually assaulting two teenage students, has pleaded guilty.
Mayor Luke Ravelstahl is speaking out after two bodyguards and his secretary were called to testify before the Grand Jury on Wednesday.
Two bodyguards for Mayor Luke Ravenstahl were called before a federal Grand Jury Wednesday morning.
Former Pittsburgh Police Chief Nate Harper says he plans to plead guilty to conspiracy and tax evasion charges.
A Washington County man will spend the rest of his life in prison for the murder of an 80-year-old widow.
A former Pittsburgh resident is now headed to prison after pleading guilty in connection with the alleged rape of a Shadyside woman 25 years ago.
A suspended Pittsburgh priest who was caught with child porn on his computer was sentenced in federal court Wednesday.