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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 6:31am
Montgomery County will resume issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples this morning in Norristown. Other counties began issuing licenses after a federal judge legalized gay marriage last week but Montgomery County...
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More counting reverses Ohio county's levy results

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 6:31am
A recounting of ballots put a central Ohio county's developmental-disabilities levy over the top - more than three weeks after the votes were cast in the primary election.
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Ohio jail offers help to incarcerated veterans

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 6:08am
A jail in northeast Ohio is reaching out to incarcerated military veterans through a new program.
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Ohio jail offers help to incarcerated veterans

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 6:08am
A jail in northeast Ohio is reaching out to incarcerated military veterans through a new program.
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This Hour: Latest Pennsylvania news, sports, business and entertainment

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 6:07am
A suburban Philadelphia county that had been legally prevented from issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples can now do so.
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This Hour: Latest Pennsylvania news, sports, business and entertainment

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 6:07am
A suburban Philadelphia county that had been legally prevented from issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples can now do so.
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UPDATE: I-70 WB Now Reopened

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 5:59am
I-70 westbound in Ohio is closed right now after an accident that occurred early Tuesday morning.
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Pittsburgh mayor to marry same-sex couples

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 5:52am
The mayor of Pittsburgh has announced plans to officiate marriages for same-sex couples next month following last week's federal court decision striking down the commonwealth's gay marriage ban.
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Cleveland chief asks for help to solve shootings

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 5:43am
Cleveland's police chief called on witnesses to come forward to help make arrests in four separate fatal shootings over the holiday weekend.
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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Ohio sports news from The Associated Press

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 5:16am
The Chicago White Sox outlasted the Cleveland Indians 2-1 last night, despite the departure of ace Chris Sale after just three innings in a game twice delayed by rain. Gordon Beckham homered and Conor Gillaspie singled...
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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Ohio sports news from The Associated Press

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 5:16am
The Chicago White Sox outlasted the Cleveland Indians 2-1 last night, despite the departure of ace Chris Sale after just three innings in a game twice delayed by rain. Gordon Beckham homered and Conor Gillaspie singled...
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Man Facing Child Abuse and Neglect Charges Indicted in Ohio County

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 4:22am
Chad Kendle pleaded not guilty to both counts against him.
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Citizens Bank in Bridgeport Robbed, Suspect in Custody

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 4:21am
A suspect was in custody Tuesday morning after he allegedly robbed the Citizens Bank in Bridgeport.
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 4:17am
Police say a body found in a vacant building is that of a University of Cincinnati college student who had been missing for more than a week. Police say they believe 21-year-old Brogan Dulle (DUHL'-ee) committed...
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Weirton Business a Total Loss After Fire

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 4:15am
A Weirton business was a total loss on Tuesday after a fire ripped through the roof, taking everything down with it. Fire Chief Jerry Shumate said a taxi driver saw Guglielmo Investments on fire around 3 a.m. Tuesday. The fire department responded shortly after and extinguished the flames. Shumate said the roof was fully involved but said the cause of the fire remains unknown. Firefighters were able to recover necessary files from the building so that business could continue.
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Wheeling Residents Named 2014 Good Samaritans

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 4:15am
On Tuesday, two Wheeling residents were named by the Youth Services System Board of Directors as the as the 2014 "Good Samaritans."James G. and Linda Bordas will be honored at the agency’s Good Samaritan tribute dinner on Thursday, August 7 at the White Palace, Wheeling Park. John Moses, YSS executive director, said,“Jim and Linda Bordas have been caring and generous neighbors in our community. They are examples of the parable of the Good Samaritan. They have been important in the lives of ma...
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Trial Date Set for Cleveland Man Charged With Attempted Murder

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 4:14am
Juan Harris allegedly held a woman against her will on Locust Avenue in Wheeling in March 2014.
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49 Felony, Misdemeanor Drug Arrests Made in Five-Day Patrol of Wheeling Area

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 4:13am
During a Tuesday press conference, local authorities reported that after a five-day saturated patrol to specific areas in Wheeling, the "M-HIT North" team made 49 felony drug and misdemeanor arrests, and 82 citations.
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I-70 WB Near Exit 224 in Ohio Closed Right Now

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 4:12am
I-70 westbound in Ohio is closed right now after an accident that occurred early Tuesday morning.
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Gas prices up 4 cents in West Virginia

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 3:23am
Gasoline prices are about 4 cents higher across West Virginia this week.
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