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Retired researcher faces hearings in PPG trade secrets case

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 9:14am
A federal magistrate in Pittsburgh is set to determine whether a retired PPG employee researcher should stand trial on charges he stole trade secrets worth hundreds of millions of dollars and passed them on to a Chinese...
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JROTC instructor acquitted of drunkenness, endangerment

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 9:02am
A former Junior ROTC instructor at a western Pennsylvania high school has found not guilty of charges he was drunk when he showed up to drive a student to an activity hours after he was cited after an argument with his...
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Clerk refused cash request of failed robber with bag on head

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 8:46am
Pittsburgh police say a man failed to rob a downtown convenience store when a clerk refused a demand for cash from the suspect, who was wearing a plastic bag over his head.
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Missing Penn State student claimed he was set to graduate

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 8:38am
Police continued to search for a Penn State student reported missing by his parents when they drove to State College to pick him up for graduation exercises.
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Woman dragged from Pittsburgh bar, raped on church property

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 8:26am
Pittsburgh police say they've made an arrest after a woman was attacked outside a bar, dragged to a church property and raped and beaten unconscious.
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Man, 19, charged with killing man making Mother's Day visit

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 8:22am
A Pittsburgh man has been jailed on charges he fatally shot another man who was making a Mother's Day visit when he was gunned down.
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Route 22 Closed after Five Car Accident

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 8:17am
As of 8:00 am Monday, U.S. Route 22 in Harrison County, east of County Road 13, is CLOSED after an accident involving five vehicles, including a commercial sized truck.
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Southwestern Pennsylvania SWAT team finds nobody home

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 8:14am
Police were investigating after a southwestern Pennsylvania county SWAT team was called to a residence only to find nobody inside.
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Driver trapped in tanker truck crash, but load secured

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 8:10am
Crews were working to rescue a tanker truck driver who was trapped after his rig crashed, overturned and briefly caught fire near Pittsburgh.
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Pennsylvania woman dies in New Jersey motorcycle crash

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 8:03am
Police say a Pennsylvania woman died when the motorcycle she was a passenger on crashed into a concrete barrier in northern New Jersey.
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4 hurt, including child, in Philadelphia apartment fire

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 7:42am
Four people have been hurt in a fire at an apartment building in Philadelphia's Kensington section.
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3 people including infant killed in Virginia car accident

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 7:39am
Three people, including an infant, have died after a wreck in Wythe County.
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Man gunned down in Harrisburg

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 6:50am
Gunfire has claimed another life in the second homicide in 48 hours in Pennsylvania's capital city.
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Parking meter rates go up in Allentown

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 6:07am
It costs more to park in downtown Allentown.
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Philadelphia filmmaker killed riding bike

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 5:54am
An aspiring Philadelphia filmmaker is dead after he was struck while riding his bicycle.
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Police: Pair of shootings leaves 2 men dead in Philadelphia

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 3:46am
Police are investigating a pair of deadly shootings that left two men dead in Philadelphia over the weekend.
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Lifeguard classes available this week at Pipestem resort

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 3:22am
Pipestem Resort State Park is offering certification classes for summer lifeguards this week.
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Corps increasing fees for group picnic shelter reservations

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 3:14am
Fees for group picnic shelter reservations will be going up next year at 14 of the 16 lakes managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Huntington District.
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Justice set to make W.Va. governor's race announcement

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 3:06am
Businessman Jim Justice is ready to say whether he's entering the West Virginia governor's race in 2016.
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New blood tests, liquid biopsies, may transform cancer care

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 3:06am
By MARILYNN MARCHIONE AP Chief Medical Writer A new type of blood test is starting to transform cancer treatment, sparing some patients the surgical and needle biopsies long needed to guide their care.
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