Crescent police say driver of crashed truck had blood alcohol level more than six times the legal limit

CRESCENT POLICE SAY DRIVER OF CRASHED TRUCK HAD BLOOD ALCOHOL LEVEL MORE THAN SIX TIMES THE LEGAL LIMIT

Crash happened on McGovern Boulevard on Wednesday night

1 killed, 4 injured in Indiana while working on professional fireworks display

1 KILLED, 4 INJURED IN INDIANA WHILE WORKING ON PROFESSIONAL FIREWORKS DISPLAY

Firefighters said 69-year-old Donald Winters and his friends were preparing for a Fourth of July show for the weekend when something...

 
 
 
SUV crashes into restaurant in Ross Township

SUV CRASHES INTO RESTAURANT IN ROSS TOWNSHIP

Photos show a wall of bricks collapsed at the Rochester Inn restaurant.

Fort Ligonier Days canceled amid coronavirus pandemic, will go virtual

FORT LIGONIER DAYS CANCELED AMID CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC, WILL GO VIRTUAL

The festival was set to be held Oct. 9, 10 and 11.

 
 
 
Port Authority pandemic-related driver shortage behind some missed trips

PORT AUTHORITY PANDEMIC-RELATED DRIVER SHORTAGE BEHIND SOME MISSED TRIPS

"Obviously, this has huge impact on riders if the buses they anticipate coming don't show up," Laura Chu Wiens, executive director...

Warm and dry through the end of the week

WARM AND DRY THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK

Humidity will be comfortable Wednesday and gradually climb later this week and into the weekend.

 
 
 
Anonymous donation to help cover tuition costs for catholic school students

ANONYMOUS DONATION TO HELP COVER TUITION COSTS FOR CATHOLIC SCHOOL STUDENTS

Diocese of Greensburg announces record-breaking donation of $2.4 million

First wrongful death lawsuit filed against Brighton Rehab in Beaver County

FIRST WRONGFUL DEATH LAWSUIT FILED AGAINST BRIGHTON REHAB IN BEAVER COUNTY

The lawsuit has been filed by the family of a housekeeper who died from COVID-19.

 
 
 
Crews remove Christopher Columbus statue outside of Columbus City Hall

CREWS REMOVE CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS STATUE OUTSIDE OF COLUMBUS CITY HALL

A statue of Christopher Columbus in front of City Hall in Columbus has been removed.

Gov. Wolf wants local officials to handle new coronavirus restrictions

GOV. WOLF WANTS LOCAL OFFICIALS TO HANDLE NEW CORONAVIRUS RESTRICTIONS

Gov. Tom Wolf said Wednesday that he does not envision another broad shutdown order to contain the coronavirus in Pennsylvania and,...

 
 
 
School districts allowing athletics despite not finalizing classroom return plans

SCHOOL DISTRICTS ALLOWING ATHLETICS DESPITE NOT FINALIZING CLASSROOM RETURN PLANS

Steel Valley had its first day of football practice Wednesday

Gov. Wolf reminds Pa. bars, restaurants of requirements to protect customers, employees

GOV. WOLF REMINDS PA. BARS, RESTAURANTS OF REQUIREMENTS TO PROTECT CUSTOMERS, EMPLOYEES

The administration also supports local governments' more stringent protections for dining establishments' workers and customers, such...

 
 
 
Jordan Brown, accused of murder at 11, files lawsuit saying evidence was fabricated

JORDAN BROWN, ACCUSED OF MURDER AT 11, FILES LAWSUIT SAYING EVIDENCE WAS FABRICATED

Brown was exonerated when he was 20 years old

Port Authority facing driver shortage

PORT AUTHORITY FACING DRIVER SHORTAGE

The Port Authority said currently routes are unpredictable on an almost daily basis due to the shortage.

 
 
 
Coronavirus may be to blame for spike in Florida manatee deaths, group says

CORONAVIRUS MAY BE TO BLAME FOR SPIKE IN FLORIDA MANATEE DEATHS, GROUP SAYS

Manatee deaths in Florida were up 20% in May and April compared with the same time last year.

More needs to be done to protect right whales, scientists say after 6-month-old calf found dead

MORE NEEDS TO BE DONE TO PROTECT RIGHT WHALES, SCIENTISTS SAY AFTER 6-MONTH-OLD CALF FOUND DEAD

Around 400 North Atlantic right whales remain. The leading causes of death for the whales is fishing gear entanglements and ship strikes.

 
 
 
‘We don't want to see numbers that continue to climb': Allegheny Co. Exec on COVID-19 spike

‘WE DON'T WANT TO SEE NUMBERS THAT CONTINUE TO CLIMB': ALLEGHENY CO. EXEC ON COVID-19 SPIKE

Rich Fitzgerald and Dr. Donald Yealy from UPMC offer thoughts on uptick in cases

Three men charged in Indiana County home invasion in which victims were forced to disrobe

THREE MEN CHARGED IN INDIANA COUNTY HOME INVASION IN WHICH VICTIMS WERE FORCED TO DISROBE

Suspects being held in the Indiana County Jail

 
 
 
Man in the hospital after shooting in McKees Rocks

MAN IN THE HOSPITAL AFTER SHOOTING IN MCKEES ROCKS

Shooting happened late Tuesday night

Restaurants and bars respond to increasing COVID-19 cases in Allegheny County, mitigation enforcement

RESTAURANTS AND BARS RESPOND TO INCREASING COVID-19 CASES IN ALLEGHENY COUNTY, MITIGATION ENFORCEMENT

“If you want people to act responsibly, you have to enforce the rules in order to make sure people are safe,” said one bar owner on...

 
 
 



Miami police officer relieved of duty after graphic video involving woman...

Miami police officer relieved of duty after graphic video involving woman surfaces

Graphic video involving police and a woman at the Miami airport quickly prompted rebuke among residents and a top law enforcement official. Read more ...

A 72-year-old woman was gored by a bison at Yellowstone National Park when...

A 72-year-old woman was gored by a bison at Yellowstone National Park when she tried to take a picture

Officials said the woman approached the bison several times before it charged. Read more ...

Police: 24 dead in attack on drug rehab center in Mexico

Police: 24 dead in attack on drug rehab center in Mexico

Gov. Diego Sinhue said drug gangs appear to have been involved. Read more ...

Trump slams House's $1.5T bill as ‘wasteful Green New Deal initiative'

Trump slams House's $1.5T bill as ‘wasteful Green New Deal initiative'

House Democrats on Wednesday passed a $1.5 trillion “green” infrastructure plan that would increase funding to fix US crumbling infrastructure while also adding funding for... Read more ...

Judge deals setback to President Trump policy limiting asylum

Judge deals setback to President Trump policy limiting asylum

A federal judge has knocked down a cornerstone border policy of President Trump's administration regarding asylum in the U.S. Read more ...

1 killed, 4 injured in Indiana while working on professional fireworks display

1 killed, 4 injured in Indiana while working on professional fireworks display

Firefighters said 69-year-old Donald Winters and his friends were preparing for a Fourth of July show for the weekend when something went wrong. Read more ...

Citing racial bias, San Francisco will end mug shots release

Citing racial bias, San Francisco will end mug shots release

San Francisco police say they will stop releasing the mug shots of people who have been arrested unless they pose a threat to the public. Read more ...

Russian voters agree to extend Vladimir Putin's rule to 2036

Russian voters agree to extend Vladimir Putin's rule to 2036

Election officials say a majority of voters have approved amendments to Russia's constitution, allowing President Vladimir Putin to stay in power until 2036. Read more ...

Snakes can glide through the air - and this is how

Snakes can glide through the air - and this is how

For some, the sight of a snake slithering on the ground is scary enough, so how about one launching itself through the air? Read more ...

NYC passes budget that cuts $1 billion from NYPD

NYC passes budget that cuts $1 billion from NYPD

New York City lawmakers approved an austere budget early Wednesday that will shift $1 billion from policing to education and social services in the coming year. Read more ...