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Two fights in two days at Brownsville Middle School bring suspensions

Students have been involved in two fights in as many days at Brownsville Area Middle School, but the family of one child suspended believes administrators are showing favoritism toward another student because his mother works for the school district.

Published: Wed, 01 Apr 2015 03:24:59 GMT

Jury mulls decade-old murder case in retrial of man

A jury must now decide the fate of a man on trial again in the murder of a woman whose body was found in the basement of a vacant Pittsburgh house more than a decade ago.

Published: Wed, 01 Apr 2015 03:11:41 GMT

Half pound of marijuana found in car after traffic stop in Washington County

State Police in Washington County arrested a man Tuesday evening for marijuana after a traffic stop.

Published: Wed, 01 Apr 2015 03:09:47 GMT

Andrew Getty, grandson of J. Paul Getty, dies

Andrew Getty, the 47-year-old grandson of J. Paul Getty, died Tuesday afternoon in his home in Los Angeles, according to a statement from his mother and father. Ann and Gordon Getty also "requested that members of the media and the public respect [th...

Published: Wed, 01 Apr 2015 03:06:46 GMT

Medical examiner IDs Shaler Township crash victim

Medical examiner identifies victim in a multi-vehicle crash on Route 8 in Shaler Township during Tuesday evening rush hour.

Published: Wed, 01 Apr 2015 02:52:52 GMT

Jeannette officials warn of explosive bottles found in the area

The Jeannette Fire Department, in a statement on its Facebook page, is warning residents of small explosives they have found in the area.

Published: Wed, 01 Apr 2015 02:44:44 GMT

Charges dropped against second suspect in Homewood bar killing

Homicide charges have been dropped against a second suspect in the fatal shooting of a security guard at a Homewood bar where a customer had gotten inside with a gun.

Published: Wed, 01 Apr 2015 02:41:27 GMT

Giant Eagle and GetGo announce recalls for undeclared allergens

Giant Eagle is voluntarily recalling items from its grocery stores and GetGo locations.

Published: Wed, 01 Apr 2015 01:35:55 GMT

Worker rescued after hours in trench in Butler County

Rescue crews converged on a Butler County construction site to save a man who became trapped in a trench off Marburger Road in Forward Township at 8:15 Tuesday morning.

Published: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 23:41:30 GMT

2 arrested after suspected OD in car with child at Giant Eagle parking lot

A woman and a man who was suspected of having an overdose were arrested after being found inside a running vehicle with a 1-year-old boy in a Giant Eagle/GetGo parking lot, New Kensington police said.

Published: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 22:57:05 GMT