Bookmark and Share

rss logo Top Pittsburgh Area Local News Stories

Source: Top Stories

Adams Township woman found slain next to baby

Neighbors said the woman and her child moved in a few months ago and were rarely seen, mostly keeping to themselves.

Published: Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:09:36 GMT

Chief: 2 killed in crash near Wichita airport

Two people are dead and four people are injured after a small plane crashed into a building near Wichita's Mid-Continent Airport in southern Kansas Thursday morning, the city's fire chief said. There are still five people unaccounted for, and authorit...

Published: Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:00:53 GMT

'Skin-and-bones' dog found in garbage can in New Stanton

An emaciated dog that's being described as "skin and bones" is found inside a garbage can Thursday in Westmoreland County.

Published: Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:48:34 GMT

Gateway High School being evacuated

A threat is prompting the evacuation of Gateway High School on Thursday afternoon.

Published: Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:36:28 GMT

Some communities start Trick-or-Treating tonight

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: Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:27:14 GMT

Police: Anti-violence organizers jumped man on street

Police say two community organizers with a local Stop the Violence group severely beat a man with whom they had a property dispute in Washington, Pa.

Published: Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:18:15 GMT

Halloween canceled as police continue manhunt

There won't be any trick-or-treating in the area where Pennsylvania State Police continue searching for a suspect accused of killing a state trooper.

Published: Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:08:17 GMT

Route 51 Saw Mill Run Boulevard Lane Closures Saturday in Pittsburgh

PennDOT District 11 is announcing lane closures on Saw Mill Run Boulevard (Route 51) in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will occur on Saturday, Nov. 1, weather permitting.

Published: Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:04:40 GMT

Alex Hribal’s defense attorney wants more time in Franklin Regional Stabbings

The attorney for a 17-year-old boy charged with stabbing 20 students and a security guard at his western Pennsylvania high school wants more time to review police and medical reports.

Published: Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:59:51 GMT

Ex-Pitt pharmacy prof gets probation in drug case

A former University of Pittsburgh pharmacy professor will spend six months on probation in a first-offender's program after pleading no contest to 23 charges that he used school and federal grant money to buy prescription anti-anxiety drugs and painkillers to which he was addicted.

Published: Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:49:41 GMT