Death Penalty To Be Sought Against Man In Wife's Arson DeathProsecutors in western Pennsylvania say they plan to seek the death penalty against a man accused of having set a fire that killed his estranged wife.
Jeannette Superintendent Outlines New Security Measures Following Teen's DeathA local student, who was found shot and killed at a home in Westmoreland County, was laid to rest this morning.
Ferrante Formally Sentenced To Life In Prison In Cyanide Poisoning CaseA former University of Pittsburgh researcher was sentenced for the death of his wife today.
Man To Stand Trial On Charges He Poured Vodka On Wife, Set Fatal FireThe man accused of pouring vodka on his wife then lighting it on fire and ultimately killing her is in court today.
Family Of Doctor Killed By Cyanide Sues Convicted HusbandThe family of Dr. Autumn Klein has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against her husband, Dr. Robert Ferrante.
Juror In Cyanide Poisoning Case: “I Feel That We Did Justice”Several jurors are opening up about the experience after handing down a first-degree murder conviction to the University of Pittsburgh medical researcher accused of poisoning his wife with cyanide.
Jury Finds Ferrante Guilty In Cyanide Poisoning TrialAfter hours of deliberations, the jury has found Dr. Robert Ferrante, the University of Pittsburgh medical researcher accused of poisoning and killing his wife with cyanide, guilty of first-degree murder.
Jury Sequestered For Night After 1st Day Of Deliberations In Cyanide Poisoning TrialThe four-woman, eight-man jury in the Robert Ferrante trial has been sequestered for the night following the first day of deliberations, which lasted about six hours.
Arrest Warrant Issued In Mercer Co. Businessman’s Murder CaseThe district attorney is expected to announce a “significant development” in the 2013 murder of a Mercer County businessman.
Defense Rests After Ferrante Takes Stand As Cyanide Poisoning Trial ContinuesAs a former Allegheny County coroner, Dr. Cyril Wecht has helped prosecutors put people accused of homicide behind bars. But on Wednesday he'll try to help a University of Pittsburgh medical researcher accused of fatally poisoning his wife avoid that fate.
Defense Witnesses Attack Cyanide Death Diagnosis The first two defense witnesses in a University of Pittsburgh medical researcher's homicide trial on Monday targeted the prosecution's central claim that the researcher purposely poisoned his neurologist wife with cyanide last year.
Prosecution Rests, Defense To Open Case In Cyanide Poisoning TrialThe defense was expected to begin calling witnesses after a final prosecution witness in the trial of a University of Pittsburgh medical researcher charged with poisoning his neurologist wife with cyanide last year.