Cash Strapped Schools and Agencies Burdened By Flood of Central American Children
The number of undocumented children streaming into the country has slowed, but the problem of what to do with the 45,029 who had crossed the border remains front and center in schools...
Area Hospitals Continue To Shed Jobs
Like many employers, Western Pennsylvania hospitals have had to cut jobs during the economic downturn but unlike other sectors, the job losses have continued to a six fold increase in...
State of Maine Could Be Legal Test for State Mandated Quarantines
The nurse who was quarantined after returning from treating Ebola patients in West Africa has given the State of Maine until Thursday to let her move freely, setting up what could be a...
Major Cyber Attack Anticipated by 2025
Almost two-thirds of technology experts expect a "major" cyber-attack somewhere in the world that will cause significant loss of life or property losses in the tens of billions of...
Two More Shootings in the City Last Night
Two Separate shootings in Pittsburgh sent two area men to the hospital and another to the county jail.
North Side Man Found Guilty In Murder of Beaver Falls Couple
Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for a man convicted of murdering a Beaver Falls couple.
Coroner Announces Used Gun Auction
The Westmoreland County Coroner is auctioning off about 100 guns used in suicides and accidental shooting deaths.
Extra Security at London Tourist Sites
The guards in ceremonial uniforms at a popular London tourist attraction have been joined by soldiers armed with assault rifles and wearing camouflage.
Special Ed. Student Arrested After Steak Knife Standoff
A 15 year old girl has been taken into custody after school officials say she refused to surrender a steak knife picked up in a teachers' lounge at Oliver Citywide Academy.
Alleged Fraud in Sale of Meadows Racetrack
The company looking to buy the Meadows Racetrack and Casino is suing the current owners after finding some troubling financial information.
Teal Pumpkins for Allergies
For kids with food allergies, trick-or-treating on Halloween can be extra scary and potentially dangerous.
Fugitive Sought In Counterfeit Credit Card Ring Surrenders
Attorney General Kathleen Kane announced today that a fugitive sought in a statewide counterfeit credit card ring surrendered to authorities in Chicago yesterday.
Three Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justices have left the bench under a cloud including Joan Orie Melvin and Seamus McCaffery. McCaffery left amid a scandal over pornographic e-mails. Melvin was convicted last year of illegally using state paid court employees to perform campaign work for her.Their departures have renewed the debate over elected verus appointed justices.
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