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Fayette flash floods displace 50 families; damage estimated in millions

The sight of a pack of volunteers with garbage bags and capable hands brought Glenn Siple to tears Tuesday. As he composed himself on the sidewalk ...

Domestic violence experts decry Washington County kidnapping case

Domestic violence experts said Wednesday that an armed kidnapping ending in the death of a woman in Washington County was avoidable and that the court ...

Police: Wife found dead, husband who kidnapped her wounded

A western Pennsylvania woman kidnapped by her husband — who was awaiting trial on charges he kidnapped, beat and held her captive for nearly two ...

Florida man charged with raping 11-year-old Fayette County girl

A 27-year-old Florida man charged with raping an 11-year-old Georges Township girl in July was arrested Thursday at a Louisiana truck stop, state police at ...

Iceoplex owner accused of not paying $1.5M in payroll taxes

The owner of the Iceoplex at Southpointe and several other businesses withheld more than $1.5 million in taxes from employees' paychecks without handing the money ...

Western Pennsylvanians begin cleanup after strong storms, flooding 

As the nearby creek rose to engulf their home, pool, shed and vehicles Sunday night, Mark and Patty Striner sat in pouring rain atop their ...

Beaver County man accused in sex assaults of teens was girls basketball coach

A Beaver County man accused of sexually assaulting two teenagers was a girls basketball coach for the Little Bridger Basketball league in Ambridge. Ralph Richard ...

Police release identity of pedestrian hit, killed in Lawrence County

Officials released the identity of a pedestrian struck and killed by a vehicle Friday in Lawrence County. Bruce G. Willis Jr., 35, of Neshannock was struck ...

Police seeking Fayette County armed robber

State police are investigating an armed robbery at the Dollar General store on North Gallatin Avenue Extension in North Union Saturday night. According to police, a ...

Sharon woman identified as fire victim

Authorities identified a woman killed in a fire Friday in her Sharon home as Sheryl Minto. Minto, 56, died of asphyxiation due to smoke inhalation. Her ...

Owner: Pig found after 6 weeks in 'pretty good' condition

The owner of a potbellied pig that serves as a therapy animal says the pig is in "pretty good" condition after being missing for six ...

Family struggles to cover new medical needs of Saltsburg boy shot by hunter as infant

Nearly two years after a Saltsburg newborn survived being shot through the eye by a hunter's stray bullet, the boy is facing a host of ...

Aliquippa School Board member, teacher cleared of not reporting sex abuse

A judge dismissed all charges against a school board member and a substitute teacher accused of not properly relaying a report that an older student ...

Police charge suspect with killing man from McKees Rocks

Allegheny County police on Friday arrested a man suspected in a fatal shooting in rural Washington County. Kristopher Lott, 22, is charged with homicide, kidnapping, robbery ...

Arrest warrant issued for alleged shooter in Uniontown

Uniontown police have filed an arrest warrant for a 17-year-old accused of shooting at a car with a toddler inside Tuesday. City police filed the warrant ...

Weather Service confirms Butler County storm included tornado

The tornado that touched down Thursday in Butler County makes the third one this year in Western Pennsylvania, the National Weather Service reported. Though that might ...

3 injured in head-on collision on Route 30 in Stoystown

Three people were transported for treatment following a head-on collision reported shortly after 2:30 p.m. Friday on Route 30 in Stoystown, Somerset County. The highway remained ...

Cyber charter's former CEO agrees to plea deal in criminal case

The disgraced former CEO and founder of Beaver County-based Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School, the state's largest cyber charter, reluctantly admitted in federal court Wednesday that ...

Police say Fayette woman slashed man for drinking her beer

A Fayette County woman was jailed this week after allegedly slashing a man with a pair of scissors and biting him because he drank one ...

Slippery Rock man ID'd as crash victim

Authorities identified a man killed Tuesday in a motorcycle crash in Butler County as Daniel Yarington, 66, of Slippery Rock. Yarington's Honda motorcycle struck the side ...


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