A northeast Pennsylvania prosecutor says a police officer was justified when he wounded a suspect last month in a shopping center parking lot.
An inmate at Huttonsville Correctional Center faces more time behind bars after pleading guilty to having drugs in the prison.
A sweeping Statehouse probe into lobbying by the payday lending industry culminates this month in sentencings for two more Ohio lawmakers.
A bill requiring a police officer's presence for tickets to be issued from traffic cameras is headed to the full Ohio House for a vote.
Pittsburgh's city council is proposing a $52,500 settlement for a black teacher wrongfully arrested by a white police officer.
Soap opera actor Freddie Smith has pleaded guilty to charges stemming from the crash that seriously injured his girlfriend in far northeast Ohio.
The third annual Three Rivers Classic college hockey tournament to be held Dec. 29-30 at CONSOL Energy Center features two of the top-20 teams in the country in 14th-ranked Colgate and 17th-ranked Robert Morris. Penn State narrowly missed maki...
Harrison County officials are attributing a 911 dispatch mix-up to a computer error and miscommunication.
As Congress considers a massive spending bill, officials in southern Ohio are waiting to see whether funding is approved to avert hundreds of layoffs for workers decontaminating and decommissioning a Cold War-era uranium...
PITTSBURGH (AP) -Former Pittsburgh Steelers running back LeGarrette Blount is due in court for a marijuana possession charge stemming from his arrest in August with former teammate Le'Veon Bell. Blount has since been cut and now plays for the New England Patriots.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -Consumer grade fireworks would be legal to use in Ohio under legislation moving through the state Legislature.
Ohio is one of 10 states that spends more than $300,000 per year on each incarcerated juvenile in the state. That is more than $550 a day according to a new report released but the Justice Policy Institute.