Life Term In Murder Contested; Culture Cited On AgeA man convicted of a Pennsylvania murder is challenging his life sentence on the grounds that he believes he was a minor at the time of the crime because the age of children is calculated differently in his birth country.
Wilkinsburg Man Charged With Choking His Wife SentencedA Wilkinsburg man who pleaded guilty to killing his wife has been sentenced to 10 to 20 years in prison.
Former University Of Pittsburgh Medical Researcher Convicted Of Poisoning Wife Asks For New TrialA man convicted of killing his wife is once again asking for a new trial.
Two People Plead Guilty To Murder In Death Of Erie Korean War VeteranDefense attorneys say a man and woman have agreed to plead guilty to third-degree murder in the death of an 85-year-old Korean War veteran found buried in a shallow grave behind a northwestern Pennsylvania apartment complex.
Police Make Arrest In Fatal Wilkinsburg ShootingA McKeesport man accused of fatally shooting a man in the head has been arrested after a month-long manhunt.
Antiques Dealer Found Murdered In Storage LockerPolice say an Ohio man killed an antiques dealer, left her body in his family's rented storage locker, then confessed and was charged with murder.
Coroner: Shooter Fired From Job Before Triple Homicide-SuicideA coroner says a man who killed his mother, stepfather and another man before taking his own life in northern Pennsylvania had recently been fired from his job and stopped taking medications.
Woman Sentenced For Shooting Husband In Drunken Argument Over Money, Sex and Burnt FoodForty-year-old Teresa Drum was sentenced Wednesday on a voluntary manslaughter conviction from a nonjury trial in March.
Man Sentenced To 20 To 50 Years In Slaying Outside Pittsburgh MarketA man has been sentenced to 20 to 50 years in prison in the death of a man gunned down while waiting outside a western Pennsylvania market for a submarine sandwich order.
4-Year-Old Boy's Remains Found In Garbage Bag, Caregivers Plead Not GuiltyThe caregivers for a 4-year-old boy whose remains were found in a garbage bag in the backyard of a vacant Cleveland home have pleaded not guilty to charges including murder.
Woman Convicted Of 3rd-Degree Murder In Stabbing Death Of BoyfriendA woman has been convicted of third-degree murder in the stabbing death of her boyfriend almost four years ago in western Pennsylvania.
Jurors Decide On Life Sentence Rather Than Death Penalty For Suspect In Washington Co. SlayingJurors have decided against imposing the death penalty on a western Pennsylvania man convicted in a slaying six years ago.
Jurors Considering Death Penalty For Man Convicted In 2013 Washington Co. MurderJurors are hearing testimony on whether a man convicted in a Washington County slaying six years ago should be executed or spend life in prison without possibility of parole.
Man Accused Of Murdering Niece, Leaving Body In Abandoned Garage Pleads GuiltyA man has been sentenced to 15 to 38 years in prison in the murder of his niece, whose body was found in an abandoned garage near Pittsburgh.
Suspect In Calif. Murder Found In CoraopolisA 19-year-old who was wanted in connection to a stabbing in the state of California was located in Coraopolis on Thursday.