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Shooting suspect identified in Canada attack

[Breaking news update, posted at 6:59 p.m. ET] The Canadian soldier killed in Wednesday's shooting in Ottawa is Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, a family source told CNN's Paula Newton. Three people brought to The Ottawa Hospital after the shootings have been rele...

Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:32 GMT

Grant for Children's Hospital, campaigning in Westmoreland County highlight Gov. Corbett visit

After revealing a state grant to Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Gov. Tom Corbett (R) found himself posing for photos with hospital window washers dressed in the costumes of Captain America,

Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:33:44 GMT

91-year-old woman, pet poodle held at knifepoint during violent home invasion

A 91-year-old Westmoreland County woman is recovering after a violent home invasion where three men held her and her dog at knifepoint.

Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:23:29 GMT

PrideFest parade arrestee pleads guilty

The woman arrested during PrideFest Downtown had her charges reduced.

Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:21:23 GMT

Ferrante trial begins Thursday, jury seated

Jury selection wrapped up in the trial of a University of Pittsburgh medical researcher charged with killing his neurologist wife with cyanide.

Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:03:57 GMT

Pennsylvania to monitor travelers from Ebola-stricken area

The state is developing protocols to monitor travelers who've recently been to Ebola-stricken West Africa.

Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:37:01 GMT

Pennsylvania lawyers torn over judge's suspension

Pennsylvania's legal community is torn over the suspension of state Supreme Court Justice Seamus McCaffery by four fellow justices.

Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:30:15 GMT

Halloween trick-or-treat times in Pittsburgh area

It's time for the kids to get their candy again. Here are designated trick-or-treat times in Pittsburgh and western Pennsylvania neighborhoods.

Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:28:48 GMT

8 arrested following post-game riots in Morgantown

Police say eight people have been arrested and more than two dozen cited following riots that erupted in Morgantown after West Virginia University's win over Baylor.

Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:55:37 GMT

Murder plea ends trial in walking trail slaying

A trial ended for a western Pennsylvania man charged with his alleged part in the drug-related killing on a walking trail last year when the prosecutor accepted the defendant's offer to plead guilty to a lesser charge of third-degree murder.

Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:44:13 GMT