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Iraqi refugee welcomes parents to Pittsburgh

An Iraqi refugee who sued Saddam Hussein in Pittsburgh federal court 10 years ago and won, was reunited with his parents after 23 years apart.

Published: Mon, 24 Nov 2014 04:03:27 GMT

Why no word from Ferguson grand jury?

The signs pointed to the grand jury drawing near a decision as to whether Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson will be charged with a crime for fatally shooting Michael Brown.

Published: Sun, 23 Nov 2014 23:37:15 GMT

Five arrested on drug charges in Pittsburgh

Five people were arrested on drug charges early Sunday after Pittsburgh police responded a report of gunshots in the city’s Spring Hill neighborhood.

Published: Sun, 23 Nov 2014 20:37:51 GMT

Fire damages home in Turtle Creek

The Red Cross assists two families after fire damages their home in Turtle Creek.

Published: Sun, 23 Nov 2014 19:59:25 GMT

Islanders sweep home-and-home from Penguins

Anders Lee scored the go-ahead goal early in the third period, Jaroslav Halak made 27 saves, and the New York Islanders beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-1 on Saturday night to sweep a home-and-home series.

Published: Sun, 23 Nov 2014 03:31:32 GMT

Woman, 26, found shot dead after mom asks police to check on her

According to Pennsylvania State Police, a 26-year-old woman was found shot to death in her Lawrence County home Friday.

Published: Sun, 23 Nov 2014 02:04:58 GMT

Fresh bullet holes, blood found after shots fired at Butler house

Butler police said they found fresh bullet holes and fresh blood at 321 E. Walnut St. Saturday after neighbors reported gunshots at the address.

Published: Sun, 23 Nov 2014 01:23:15 GMT

Smoky fire forces evacuation of Whitehall apartment building

Fire alarms woke up hundreds of tenants in a Whitehall apartment building Saturday morning.

Published: Sat, 22 Nov 2014 23:57:29 GMT

Icy roads lead to crashes in Pittsburgh area

Freezing rain that fell in and around Pittsburgh is blamed for dozens of crashes Saturday morning. Most wrecks happened on bridges and overpasses, which had to be closed and salted.

Published: Sat, 22 Nov 2014 20:35:01 GMT

Parkway West inbound, outbound closures cause weekend detours

PennDOT is announcing closures on the Parkway West (I-376) in Allegheny County on Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 22-23 weather permitting.

Published: Sat, 22 Nov 2014 05:30:00 GMT