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American University attacked in Afghan capital

KABUL, Afghanistan — Militants attacked the American University of Afghanistan on Wednesday, according to an Associated Press photographer who was in class at the time. Massoud ...

St. Clair Hospital announces partnership with Mayo Clinic

The Mayo Clinic will provide medical opinions, training and other support for St. Clair Hospital through a partnership announced Wednesday. The Mount Lebanon-based hospital is the ...

Italy earthquake kills dozens, reduces towns to rubble

AMATRICE, Italy — Rescue crews using bulldozers and their bare hands raced to dig out survivors from a strong earthquake that reduced three central Italian ...

Hempfield woman's makeshift kitchen at Westmoreland Fair fuels 4-H members

The llamas were still resting in their pens Tuesday when Brenda McGill fired up the home fries. About 7 a.m., she turned on a two-burner electric ...

State to increase oversight of charter schools

A new division of the Pennsylvania Department of Education will provide financial oversight of charter schools, among other things, Gov. Tom Wolf announced Wednesday. Also, ...

Cyber charter's former CEO strikes tentative plea deal in criminal case

Nick Trombetta, the disgraced former CEO of Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School based in Midland, has tentatively agreed to plead guilty to one count of conspiracy. Trombetta ...

Sentenced to life at 17, Pittsburgh man now 57 could be out in months

Jeffrey Cristina has spent 14,803 days in jail or prison since his arrest and conviction for second-degree murder at age 17, and will spend at ...

American University attacked in Afghan capital

KABUL, Afghanistan — Militants attacked the American University of Afghanistan on Wednesday, according to an Associated Press photographer who was in class at the time. Massoud ...

St. Clair Hospital announces partnership with Mayo Clinic

The Mayo Clinic will provide medical opinions, training and other support for St. Clair Hospital through a partnership announced Wednesday. The Mount Lebanon-based hospital is the ...

Italy earthquake kills dozens, reduces towns to rubble

AMATRICE, Italy — Rescue crews using bulldozers and their bare hands raced to dig out survivors from a strong earthquake that reduced three central Italian ...

2 wounded in separate Pittsburgh shootings

Two people were wounded in separate shooting incidents in Pittsburgh's eastern neighborhoods early Wednesday morning, according to police. The first happened about 1 a.m. when a ...

Powerful earthquake shakes central Myanmar

YANGON, Myanmar — A powerful earthquake measuring magnitude 6.8 shook central Myanmar on Wednesday, damaging scores of ancient Buddhist pagodas in the former capital of ...

Pedestrian critically injured in Bridgeville

A vehicle struck and critically injured a pedestrian Tuesday in Bridgeville. The crash happened about 5:30 p.m. on Bower Hill Road, Allegheny County spokeswoman Amie Downs ...