Prosecutors To Seek Death Penalty In Slayings Of 2 In MayProsecutors say they plan to seek the death penalty if a man is convicted of first-degree murder in the deaths of two people whose bodies were found in a Pennsylvania home earlier this year.
Man Convicted Of 1st-Degree Murder In Church Lot SlayingA man has been convicted of first-degree murder in a slaying in a Pennsylvania church parking lot where authorities alleged he and the victim squared off after a high-speed chase stemming from a drug deal gone bad.
State Police: Drunk Driving Suspect Found Naked On Barn Roof State police say a drunken driving suspect ran away from the scene of a central Pennsylvania crash but was found on a nearby barn roof - naked - and arrested once he fell off.
Pa. HS Swim Coach Resigning After Strip Club Job FlapA popular assistant high school swimming coach has resigned after someone anonymously complained that he also worked as a bartender at a central Pennsylvania strip club.
Pa. College Student Accused Of Having Bomb Making Materials The FBI and federal prosecutors are reviewing allegations against a Pennsylvania college student from Russia who is accused of possessing bomb-making and marijuana-growing materials.
Police Investigate Bomb And Water Threat A local police chief says state police experts are examining a couple of computers as part of an investigation into threats to bomb a central Pennsylvania courthouse and taint the area's water supply.
Chivalrous Drug Dealer Accepts Longer Sentence To Spare GirlfriendA judge has agreed to a central Pennsylvania drug dealer's chivalrous request to spend five extra years in prison - to spare his live-in girlfriend a felony conviction and the resulting loss of her business, a bar.
Friar Accused In Abuse Cases Found Dead At Pa. MonasteryPolice say a Franciscan friar accused of sexual abusing students at schools in two states killed himself at a western Pennsylvania monastery.
Friend: Blair Co. Shooter Struggled With Personal ProblemsA friend of a central Pennsylvania man who killed three people before dying in a gun battle with police says the shooter had been struggling with personal problems and had become fascinated with end-of-the-world predictions.
4 Dead, 3 State Troopers Injured After Blair County ShootingNew details are emerging as police continue to investigate a shooting spree that left several people dead and three state police troopers injured Friday morning in Central Pennsylvania.
"Mr. High School Sports" - Quick Outs: Class AAA Northeastern Conference OutlookThis new conference, a result of the Greater Allegheny more or less merging with the Keystone, per biennial district realignment, features two of last year's WPIAL semifinalists and another team that could go on a lengthy playoff run in 2012.
First Commonwealth Athlete of the Week: Austin Miele, MarsIt's rather fitting Miele's team is called the Planets, because for at least one playoff round he was in his own little world.
Scott Heinauer on The Post-Gazette High School Football ShowMars head football coach Scott Heinauer reflects on First Round win over Hollidaysburg.