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University cop indicted in shooting

University of Cincinnati Police Officer Ray Tensing was indicted Wednesday on a murder charge for shooting Samuel DuBose during a traffic stop this month. If convicted, Tensing could go to prison for life, said Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe Deters in...

Published: Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:36:02 GMT

Tearful suspect waives hearing on murder, DUI charges in officer's death

A man suspected of driving drunk and causing a wrong-way crash that killed Ligonier Township police Lt. Eric Eslary appeared in court Wednesday, nearly two weeks after offering a tearful apology during his arrest.

Published: Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:02:33 GMT

See inside: New 4-D theater opens at Kennywood Park

Costumed characters welcomed visitors Wednesday to the first show at Kennywood's latest attraction -- a different kind of movie theater with in-house special effects for audiences.

Published: Wed, 29 Jul 2015 18:58:18 GMT

Woman assaulted by stranger on Twin Lakes Park trail, fights free

Westmoreland County Park Police are trying to identify a man who grabbed a woman from behind and threw her to the ground at Twin Lakes Park.

Published: Wed, 29 Jul 2015 18:08:00 GMT

Police: Teens robbing people at gunpoint in Shadyside

Pittsburgh police say a group of robbers targeted people walking on Shadyside streets Tuesday night  -- once at Walnut Street and College Avenue, and once on Maryland Avenue.

Published: Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:43:44 GMT

Whirlpool recalls many ovens due to burn risk

Whirlpool is recalling thousands of ovens sold at Sears and other stores after customers reported burns due to faulty oven racks.

Published: Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:29:37 GMT

'I'm not buying it:' Plum teacher sent to trial on newest intimidation charge

Joseph Ruggieri was on house arrest, under court orders not to contact the alleged victim in his case and not have access to the Internet or a cellphone. Plum police say he did all three.

Published: Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:37:47 GMT

Fire destroys Millvale home while owners on vacation

Homeowners will come home from vacation to find their home was destroyed by fire.

Published: Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:29:27 GMT

Widow who lost home over $6 bill wins appeal

A county judge said a woman was given ample notice before her house was sold at auction over $6.30 in unpaid interest. But she kept living there, and took her case to a higher court.

Published: Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:51:11 GMT

US Airways closing flight operations center in Moon Township

US Airways is closing its Pittsburgh-area flight operations control center, where about 650 people work, as part of its merger with American Airlines.

Published: Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:46:46 GMT