A new one-minute public service announcement was performed, shot and produced by students at John Marshall High School, and it was rolled out Wednesday afternoon.
The Ohio Valley Addiction Action Plan has unveiled its latest public service announcement.The new one-minute PSA was performed, shot and produced by students at John Marshall High School.It's another chilling vignette on how heroin and opioid abuse is ruining lives, and how even people close to the addicts can miss the signs.In this PSA, a male student is gradually pulling away from his friends and normal activities--skipping class, walking out of jazz band practice, and wearing long s...
By MARILYNN MARCHIONE AP Chief Medical Writer A new study might help the push for regulations to limit nicotine in cigarettes. Researchers found that smokers who switched to special low-nicotine ones...
Three individuals were convicted in federal court for their role in a drug trafficking operation. According to United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II, the operation involved heroin, cocaine, and oxycodone.
A serial purse thief who police said dragged a pregnant woman across a parking lot and barreled over a western Pennsylvania county's assistant district attorney has been sentenced to 12½ to 25 years in prison.
According to the United States Geological Survey Earthquake Notification Service, a Magnitude 2.1 earthquake was detected around 3:30 a.m. Wednesday with the epicenter near Clendening Lake in Harrison County.
A small-time contractor has gone on trial for murder in the deaths of six people killed when a building being demolished collapsed on a Philadelphia thrift store.
The West Virginia Oil and Natural Gas Association is celebrating its 100th anniversary, holding its fall annual meeting at Oglebay Resort and Conference center.
Forecasters have confirmed that a tornado touched down in central Pennsylvania.
Police have charged a couple with endangering a 5-month-old girl found dead when they ran out of gas driving her to a hospital.
Ex-Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship has never shied from a fight and his toughest one is just beginning, as he goes on trial in the worst U.S. mine disaster in 45 years.
Judaism's Reconstructionist movement has decided to ordain rabbis with non-Jewish partners.
Jerry Sandusky is asking a judge to give him subpoena power to look into contacts between state prosecutors and a judge who oversaw a grand jury that recommended he be charged with child molestation in 2011.
A western Pennsylvania drive-in is on its way out and a convenience store could be taking its place.
A lawsuit alleging female tenants at an apartment complex were sexually harassed has been settled.
The Pittsburgh Penguins reduced their training camp roster to 35 players, it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Jim Rutherford. Eight players have been assigned to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey L...
Philadelphia's Drexel University is receiving a $45 million gift to enhance its public health school's impact on urban and global health.
Prosecutors in neighboring northeastern Pennsylvania counties are at odds over documents in the case of a state trooper's shooting death outside his barracks a year ago.
The remains of 18-year-old man reported missing seven years ago were found in the chimney of an abandoned cabin less than a mile from his home, and the details of his death are likely to stay mysterious, Colorado officials...
A Philadelphia alternative weekly newspaper will stop printing after it was purchased by a company whose investors include the publishers of a competing publication.