A Severe Thunderstorm Watch is in effect for parts of the WTRF-TV viewing area as a strong system moves across Ohio and into the Ohio Valley. HD Dual Doppler Radar shows some scattered storms popping up over the area throughout the afternoon.
Ralph Ash appeared before Judge Julie Selmon Wednesday morning to decide whether he was competent to stand trial in the murder of his girlfriend, Tracey Heskett.
Prosecutors and police are telling Pennsylvania legislators strict regulatory controls are critical in any medical marijuana law to ensure that it does compound the problem of recreational marijuana use.
A prosecutor has called a news conference to announce his findings about a sheriff's deputy who was found to have cocaine in his system after he was one of four officers who shot a child-rape suspect.
Adrian Wolfe, 33, faces charges for the death of his 2 year-old baby back in February.
State regulators say a spill that closed several roads in the Spencer area apparently was rainwater.
Parents of a 2-year-old child who authorities say died of starvation and blunt force injury and weighed only 13 pounds have been indicted on aggravated murder charges in southwest Ohio.
Federal, state and local responders joined forces Wednesday to simulate a joint mine rescue exercise at the Harvey Mine in West Finley, PA. The purpose was to test out MSHA's new Mine Emergency Operations equipment.
Authorities say a suburban Philadelphia photographer and disc jockey has been charged with sexually assaulting a young woman after luring her to his home for a supposed modeling photography session.
Divers have located the hull of a helicopter that crashed into the Tennessee River in northern Alabama.
A white South Carolina officer was charged Tuesday and remains behind bars after disturbing cell phone video surfaced. The video captured Saturday morning purports to show the officer firing his gun eight times at an apparently unarmed black man as he ran away.
The director of the Clarksburg VA health care system is retiring after 38 years in federal veterans work.
Gov. Tom Wolf says he doesn't expect a state budget to be finished by the start of the upcoming fiscal year.
Traffic deaths in Pennsylvania hit an all-time low last year.
The National Park Service plans to update the fire management plan for three parks in Southern West Virginia.
A California woman with cancer and her family were kicked off an Alaska Airlines flight from Hawaii to California after airline employees said she needed a note from her doctor before she could fly.
State police say a 22-year-old Philadelphia man shot his father in a car during rush hour on a busy highway in the city's suburbs.
The body of a 74-year-old man reported missing last month has been found in a central Pennsylvania river.
An investigator says a candle likely didn't start a western Pennsylvania house fire that killed two young boys, despite their father's claims to the contrary.