The attorney for one of two Ohio high school football players charged with raping a 16-year-old girl says he wants to delay the trial.
There was more national attention for the Steubenville rape case in Thursday as it was the focus of the “Dr. Phil” show.
A school district in Ohio says it plans to arm a few of its non-teaching employees with handguns.
There are new details in the Steubenville rape investigation. Lawyers for the two football players charged in the case say they’re considering asking the trial to be moved, in part because potential witnesses are being threatened.
Protestors flooded the steps of the Jefferson County, Ohio, courthouse after accusations that members of the Big Red football team allegedly raped a teenage girl in mid-August.
Steubenville, Ohio, is a typical small town where the high school football team is intertwined with the community’s image.
Here are some of the highlight’s of the Friday edition of the KDKA Afternoon News, in case you missed anything.
The Ohio Parole Board is recommending mercy for an obese death row inmate based on claims raising doubts about his legal representation, not about his weight.
History would suggest that winning Pennsylvania in Tuesday’s Presidential Election is an uphill climb for Republican nominee Mitt Romney. However, his campaign suggests there’s a growing GOP momentum in the Keystone State.
Two miners, trapped for nearly 10 hours, were rescued in Ohio Wednesday evening.
It’s not just a walk in the park for Cindy Vincent of East Liverpool, Ohio. Three and a half years ago, she was suffered a spinal cord injury in a major fall.
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) An emotionless Bill O’Brien spoke in measured tones, delivering short and sometimes one-word answers. Penn State’s new head coach clearly wasn’t happy, and meeting the media seemed like the last thing he wanted to do after losing his Happy Valley debut 24-14 to Ohio.
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) The new era at Penn State is off to a disappointing start. The Nittany Lions let an 11-point halftime lead slip away and Ohio quarterback Tyler Tettleton accounted for three second-half touchdowns to hand Bill O’Brien a 24-14 loss in his debut as Penn State head coach.
With four of the six inductees having local connections, the enshrinement ceremony Saturday night at the Pro Football Hall of Fame had a noticeable Pittsburgh presence.
A suspect in a triple homicide remains in police custody in Ohio awaiting extradition back to Pennsylvania. Kevin Cleeves, 35, is being held in an Ohio jail, facing triple homicide charges.
|Full Program Grid|
|7:00 PM||CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley|
|7:30 PM||omg! Insider|
|8:00 PM||The Big Bang Theory|
|8:31 PM||Two and a Half Men|
|9:01 PM||Person of Interest|
|11:00 PM||KDKA-TV News at 11|
|11:35 PM||Late Show with David Letterman|