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Cuban Foreign Ministry: Embassies to open in July

The United States and Cuba on Wednesday plan to officially seal the renewal of diplomatic ties begun last year, announcing the reopening of embassies in Washington and Havana for the first time in more than half-a-century, two senior administration officials said.

Published: Wed, 01 Jul 2015 15:06:25 GMT

1 dead, 4 hurt in state police chase on the Parkway

Pa. State Police say the driver of a car being chased by troopers was killed and four others were hurt when he crashed into another vehicle while exiting Interstate 376 in Pittsburgh.

Published: Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:58:13 GMT

"The Ellen DeGeneres Show" debuts on new station at new time with WTAE Channel 4!

WTAE Channel 4 announces “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” will now air in the highly coveted 4:00pm time period, followed by Pittsburgh’s Action News at 5:00pm. Ellen will launch on WTAE Channel 4 Monday, September 7th.

Published: Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:21:49 GMT

Donora-Webster Bridge demolished after more than 100 years

A century-old bridge that stood over the Monongahela River came down in seconds Wednesday morning.

Published: Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:16:15 GMT

Sweat says he masterminded prison break

David Sweat and Richard Matt didn't just pull off a grandiose prison escape -- they actually did it twice. And through it all, Sweat was the mastermind -- or at least that's what he's telling investigators, a local district attorney said. From his ho...

Published: Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:40:29 GMT

Nurse drops newborn at hospital, fracturing his skull

Authorities in Pennsylvania say a nurse has dropped a newborn boy at a hospital, fracturing his skull. The baby's mother says a doctor told her the nurse was "drowsy."

Published: Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:37:53 GMT

Reports of body found inside burning car

Police responded to a car fire shortly after 8 p.m. Tuesday along County Line Road in Slippery Rock Township.

Published: Wed, 01 Jul 2015 03:12:50 GMT

Gov. Wolf vetoes entire Republican budget bill

Gov. Tom Wolf's office says he's officially vetoed a Republican-penned budget bill, after calling it full of gimmicks that leave it unbalanced.

Published: Wed, 01 Jul 2015 03:08:56 GMT

Fourth of July fireworks times in Pittsburgh and suburbs

Here's a list of the 4th of July fireworks displays in the city of Pittsburgh and the suburbs of Western Pennsylvania.

Published: Wed, 01 Jul 2015 02:53:32 GMT

Vandergrift man accused of sex with 14-year-old girl, drinking teens' blood

Police in Vandergrift arrested Jonathan Ryan Davis, 21, for allegedly having sex with a 14-year-old girl inside a local church and allegedly playing a "game" with that teen and others, in which they all cut themselves and drank each others' blood.

Published: Wed, 01 Jul 2015 02:23:32 GMT