Eichelberger: Pa. Gov. Wolf spending 'potentially illegal'

HARRISBURG — Members of a joint Senate panel on Monday grilled Treasury Department officials about why the state will release money to pay agency bills ...

Special Olympics Winter Games draw hundreds of athletes to Seven Springs

With a torch relay down the slopes of the Seven Springs Mountain Resort and the lighting of the cauldron in the Seven Springs festival plaza ...

Police chief: Penn Hills student will be charged for assault

A Penn Hills student who kicked a student with cerebral palsy to the ground will be charged with assault when authorities identify the assailant, Penn ...

Thriving Western Pa. trio proactive in family struck by heart disease

There's no ignoring the hereditary factor when it comes to heart disease in Patti Amos' family: She lost her grandfather, father, brother and uncle to ...

Duquesne associate professor Troup to be president at Geneva College

An associate professor at Duquesne University will become the 20th president of Geneva College, the Beaver County school announced Monday. Calvin Troup, who heads Duquesne's doctoral ...

Senate to vote Wednesday on whether to oust Pennsylvania AG Kane

HARRISBURG — The Senate plans to vote Wednesday on removing embattled Attorney General Kathleen Kane from office, the top GOP leader said. Kane, a Democrat ...

5 people in Pa. test negative for Zika virus, 14 tests pending

Five Pennsylvania residents have tested negative for the Zika virus, and 14 test results for others are pending, the state Department of Health said Monday. The ...

1 shot in Wilkins apartment building; shooter escapes SWAT team

A gunman who critically wounded one man Monday at a Wilkins apartment building managed to escape before the Allegheny County SWAT team, the county bomb ...

Head-on train crash in Germany kills at least 9, injures 150

BAD AIBLING, Germany — Two commuter trains crashed head-on Tuesday morning in a remote area in southern Germany, killing at least nine people and injuring ...

Burglary at Downtown jewelry store nets assortment of pieces, coins, currency

Zone 2 police officers are investigating a burglary at Yuriy's Jewelry Store on Smithfield Street, Downtown that occurred at approximately 9:30 a.m. Monday. The investigation found ...

Police chief: Penn Hills student will be charged for assault

A Penn Hills student who kicked a student with cerebral palsy to the ground will be charged with assault when authorities identify the assailant, Penn ...

Burrell School District's lockdown scare turns out to be second-grader

Burrell School District locked down its four schools Monday afternoon after a possible intruder was reported at Bon Air Elementary School in Lower Burrell. But it ...

Worker renovating Lincoln-Lemington home shot; SWAT search comes up empty

Pittsburgh police and SWAT teams came up with nothing after they surrounded a vacant house Monday in Lincoln-Lemington where a man shot one of three ...