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Ferguson protests around US clog streets

[Breaking news update at 12:48 a.m. ET] The situation in Oakland, California, got more unruly after vandals smashed the windows of a car dealership. [Breaking news update at 12:43 a.m. ET] Protesters set several bonfires in Oakland, California, late Tu...

Published: Wed, 26 Nov 2014 05:48:48 GMT

Ferguson protest held in downtown Pittsburgh

A large group gathered downtown to demonstrate against the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown case in Ferguson, Missouri.

Published: Wed, 26 Nov 2014 01:01:15 GMT

Holiday travelers: Winter storm warning issued

Expect rain and snow before turkey and trimmings. The National Weather Service has issued warnings throughout Pennsylvania. Drivers using the turnpike for Thanksgiving travel should be aware.

Published: Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:42:38 GMT

Power outages linger after strong winds

Monday’s nasty wind knocked out power to thousands in all parts of Western Pennsylvania. In Mount Washington, a large pine tree brought down power lines.

Published: Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:16:31 GMT

$400 stolen from Westmoreland County Aldi in cash register scheme

"This is something they practiced," police in Greensburg say. "The woman is so quick moving money from one hand to the other, it took us a couple times under surveillance footage just to catch what she did."

Published: Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:11:42 GMT

Fire burns bar, bowling alley to ground after theft

A suspicious fire destroys a business just hours after a thief went inside and stole a cash register. Investigators think he returned later and torched the building.

Published: Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:01:48 GMT

Poor school gets rich results

Action News Investigates found a direct tie between poverty and test scores in Allegheny County -- the poorer the school, the worse its test scores. A school in Steubenville, Ohio, is bucking that trend and becoming a national model.

Published: Tue, 25 Nov 2014 23:56:30 GMT

Holiday phishing, phone scams common around Thanksgiving, Black Friday

The best time for deals is often the best time for scams. Watch out for "spammer grammer" -- misspellings and grammatical errors in an email that should be a clue.

Published: Tue, 25 Nov 2014 23:49:32 GMT

Beer truck crashes on Interstate 79

A Bud Light truck goes off the road and crashes into the median Tuesday between Heidelberg/Collier and Carnegie.

Published: Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:44:12 GMT

Woman, 22, killed in fiery crash in Washington County

A young woman from Washington, Pa., is identified as the victim in a fatal SUV crash in West Bethlehem Township.

Published: Tue, 25 Nov 2014 20:52:21 GMT