NFL Sends Remainder Of $30 Million Neurological Research FundingThe NFL is sending the remaining portion of a $30 million investment in neurological research to government-funded entities despite ending the original agreement for the project.
Autopsy: NFL Ex-Player Who Took His Own Life Had Brain InjuryA former NFL lineman from Pennsylvania who died of suicide at 25 had the brain disease known as chronic traumatic encephalopathy, researchers confirmed Wednesday.
Local College Student Recovers After Debilitating Brain InjurySaturday was discharge day for 19-year-old Javier Ojeda.
Lawyer: Man Sentenced For Crime He Can't Recall After WreckA western Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to a year's probation for crimes his defense attorney says the man can't recall since a brain injury suffered in a car accident.
6 Cal U Players Charged In Beating Headed To TrialA preliminary hearing was set for six suspended football players from a state-owned university in western Pennsylvania charged with beating and stomping a man outside an off-campus restaurant, then yelling "Football strong!" as they drove away.
2 Cal U Football Players Charged In Attack Appear Before JudgeCorey Ford, a California University of Pennsylvania football player, had a bond hearing Friday afternoon in connection with the assault of a West Chester man.
Report: Another Cal U Football Player Charged In Severe BeatingThere are new developments in the arrest of several California University of Pennsylvania football players in connection with a violent assault off campus that left a man with severe brain injuries.
Witness: Cal U Football Players Yelled "Football Strong" While Beating ManFive football players from a state university in western Pennsylvania were arrested and suspended from the school after police say they beat and stomped a man outside an off-campus restaurant, then fled yelling "Football strong!" The victim was in intensive care Friday with severe brain trauma.
Several Cal U Football Players Arrested, Game CancelledSeveral members of the California University of Pennsylvania football team have been arrested and charged in connection with a violent incident in California Borough.
Movie About Steelers’ Great Could Be Made In PittsburghThe late Hall Famer center Mike Webster anchored the Pittsburgh Steelers offensive line in the glory days of the 1970s.
Severely Injured Teen Discharged From Rehab Despite Concerns From ParentsBeing discharge from the hospital or rehab is normally a time of celebration, but a local family says their 15-year-old son - who was badly injured in a car accident last fall - is not medically ready to go home yet.
Man Arrested After 4-Month-Old Hospitalized With Severe InjuriesA Westmoreland County man was arrested last month after allegedly assaulting a 4-month-old child.
NFL Sponsors Concussion Imaging At PittCould a certain kind of brain imaging called high definition fiber tracking help diagnose concussion and assess recovery?
Local Girl Honored As “Comeback Kid” After Surviving Accident Against All OddsA 10-year-old girl's brain injuries were so severe; doctors said she might not live let alone walk or talk. Now, nearly four years later, the "Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association" is honoring her with its 2012 "Comeback Award."
New Technology Helping To Treat Veteran Brain InjuriesOver the last decade, with the United States fighting two wars, there has been an incredible increase in the number of service people with traumatic brain injuries.