Several Students From Pitt, PSU Studying Abroad In Brussels, None Directly Affected By AttacksStudents from two universities in our area were in Brussels Tuesday morning when the attacks happened, as part of their schools' study abroad programs.
Paris Attacks Fugitive Abdeslam Arrested In Brussels RaidAfter an intense four-month manhunt, police on Friday captured the top fugitive in last year's deadly Paris attacks in the same Brussels neighborhood where he grew up.
FBI Director Addresses Terrorism, War On Drugs During Visit To PittsburghFor the second time in his term, FBI Director James Comey has visited the Pittsburgh Bureau Office making the rounds to all the 56 field offices around the country.
Police: Pennsylvania Teen Arrested For Trying To Help ISIS, May Have Planned AttackA Pennsylvania 19-year-old has been arrested on charges he attempted to provide support to the Islamic State group.
Braddock Mayor Weighs In On Trump Controversy, Calls Republican Presidential Candidate A "Jagoff"Donald Trump is drawing criticism after a speech he made Monday in South Carolina.
Obama: Terror Threat Against US Has Entered 'New Phase'In a rare Oval Office address, President Barack Obama vowed Sunday night the United States would overcome a terror threat that has entered a "new phase" as he sought to reassure Americans shaken by recent attacks in Paris and California.
Thousands Head To Airport Mindful Of Worldwide Travel AlertAs part of the U.S. State Department's worldwide travel alert, Americans are being urged to be vigilant and to be aware of their immediate surroundings.
U.S. Issues Travel Warning As Pittsburgh International Preps For Busy Holiday WeekAmericans should be alert to the possible travel risks, especially during the holidays, following increased terrorist threats around the world, the State Department warned on Monday.
Frein Lawyers Seek End To Use Of Name, Image In DA CampaignThe 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.
State Trooper Wounded In Northeastern Pa. Barracks Ambush Hopes To Return To ForceA Pennsylvania trooper wounded in a deadly ambush outside his barracks last fall says he hopes to eventually return to the state police force.
Local Shopping Malls May Or May Not Be Ready For Terrorist AttackLocal shopping malls didn't want to engage publicly about their security measures, but all seemed aware that a Somali group called al-Shabaab had issued a general threat, as reported on Australian television.
Local Cartoonist Says Terrorist Attack In France Won't Stop Editorial CartoonsThe murder of French editorial cartoonists was more than a tragic killing, says local cartoonist Rob Rogers.