The defense began making their case in the trial of a man accused of shooting and killing three family members.
Prosecutors have rested their case against Kevin Murphy.
Testimony continued Monday in the trial of a man accused of killing three of his family members. A pathologist testified that whoever shot the women in a Loyalhanna triple-murder intended to kill them.
Jurors heard from a jailhouse witness who says Kevin Murphy, accused of murdering three of his family members, confessed to the murders.
University of Pittsburgh police say a grad student who was nervous about her ability to teach a class instead made two bomb threats so it would be canceled.
The snow came fast and heavy overnight and into this morning, and then in a lot of places, it was gone as quickly as it came. Some areas saw more than others. And a few really unlucky places are dealing with more than a foot.
Police are on the scene of a school bus accident in Westmoreland County.
Police are investigating a New Kensington bank robbery.
Two fires in the area recently are being attributed to laptops.
It’s called marijuana on steroids; so powerful that it killed a local boy, and has sent a lot of other kids to the emergency room. It’s being sold illegally in convenience stores and tobacco shops throughout the region.
The search continues for three suspects who authorities say bailed from a stolen van in Westmoreland County on Friday afternoon.
The remains of seven long missing World War II marines, including John Yeager of New Kensington, will be buried in Arlington National Cemetery Thursday.
They’ve been waiting nearly 70 years, but the family of a World War II veteran is finally getting some closure. A funeral was held Saturday for Marine Corporal John Yeager of New Kensington.
A local Marine is finally coming home nearly 70 years after his death. World War II Marine Corporal Jack Yeager, of New Kensington, was killed in action back in 1944.
Police are investigating after two people were killed in a Westmoreland County motorcycle accident Friday night.