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NEW YORK (AP) - Sarah Thomas saw the New York City area code pop up on her phone and started praying it was the NFL calling to say she'd been hired as a full-time game official.
President Barack Obama is calling for an end to therapies aimed at changing the sexual orientation or gender identity of gay, lesbian and transgender youth.
Students at one local high school were taught a lesson Wednesday about drunk driving.
The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center is threatening to terminate its Medicare contract with rival Highmark, which could cause about 180,000 seniors in western Pennsylvania to lose in-network access to UPMC hospitals...
The case of the mother accused of child neglect after allegedly failing to seek medical attention for her bruised covered baby has been sent to county court.
Members with the Mine Safety and Health Administration and the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection teamed up with CONSOL Energy Wednesday to create a life-like mine disaster situation to test new equipment.
A former Philadelphia district attorney running for mayor says she's fine following a collapse at a televised debate.
The fundraising efforts for Wheeling's four-legged friends kicked off Wednesday night for their future playground.
Authorities are investigating an unconfirmed sighting of an alligator in the Monongahela River in southwestern Pennsylvania.
One local school district is becoming the first to offer high school students training for the oil and gas industry.
Joel Spira, who founded Lutron Electronics Company Inc. and built it into a leading manufacturer of lighting controls, has died. He was 88.
On Wednesday, the State Board of Education voted to reject all requests made by 27 school districts to waive missed school days.
An autopsy has concluded that a retired Pittsburgh deputy police chief who was found dead in his suburban home killed himself.
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. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has been testing water in Vienna Township near Warren after residents last week reported dead animals near a local pond and a sheen on the water's surface.
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was convicted on all charges Wednesday in the Boston Marathon bombing by a jury that will now decide whether the 21-year-old should be executed or shown mercy for what his lawyer says was a crime masterminded by his big brother.