An investigator says a candle likely didn't start a western Pennsylvania house fire that killed two young boys, despite their father's claims to the contrary.
The Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh says a suburban high school has been closed because of an unspecified "threat of violence" that's being investigated by local police and the FBI.
By The Associated Press A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Wednesday.
A new federal indictment identifies three alleged victims in the case of a Pennsylvania priest charged with traveling to Honduras to have sex with poor street children during missionary trips.
A funky smell is not growing on some New Jersey Transit train passengers.
A contractor says it'll install temporary rumble strips to slow traffic during construction on Pittsburgh's Fort Pitt Tunnel.
The family of a 22-year-old woman who disappeared from a Halloween party last year is waiting for test results from police on clothing found at an abandoned industrial site in southeastern Michigan.
The West Virginia Division of Highways is asking the public for help in finding the grave of a soldier who served in three wars.
Authorities say more than 45,000 chickens have been killed in fires this week at two central Pennsylvania farms.
Residents in northeast Ohio are waiting to hear from state environmental officials whether their water is safe to drink following a chemical spill at an injection well facility.
Police in Pennsylvania's capital say they've arrested several suspects and are searching for others after gunshots were fired at an officer and a patrol car.
Police in northeast Ohio are searching for suspects after an Emmy award and other collectibles were stolen from the home of a deceased local filmmaker.
Crews are working to clear a path through ice on eastern Lake Superior that's left freighters unable to move, including one that had a hole punched in its hull.
Hundreds in northeast Ohio gathered to honor an Ohio couple and their 10-year-old granddaughter who died in a house fire hours before a man suspected of raping the girl was to go on trial.
An eastern Pennsylvania school district is opening two hours later after an employee was crushed to death by a car in an elementary school parking lot.