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Lawmakers plan hearing on millions diverted from PennDOT to state police

Most of the budget for the Pennsylvania State Police comes from a pot of money meant for road and bridge projects that has collected $4 ...

Flu cases on rise, but still far below normal, hospitals say

A slumbering cold and flu season may be awakening in Western Pennsylvania, where reports of the common winter sicknesses increased in the last two weeks. Unusually ...

Craft distillery closely tied to West Overton's roots

The West Overton Village and Museum wants to take America's craft distilling explosion back to its roots. The museum just outside Scottdale in East Huntingdon will ...

Western Pa. man's perfect attendance at Super Bowl pays off

When Super Bowl 50 is played this weekend in Santa Clara, Calif., Winfield resident Tom Henschel will be an honored guest of the National Football ...

Over 100 missing, 14 dead as strong quake rattles Taiwan

TAINAN, Taiwan — Rescuers were searching late Saturday for more than 100 people still missing after a powerful, shallow earthquake struck southern Taiwan before dawn, ...

Turnpike wreck in Somerset County injures truck driver

The driver of a tractor trailer headed eastbound on the Pennsylvania Turnpike was flown to the hospital Friday night after his truck overturned. State police in ...

Giant Eagle issues recall of Japanese breaded cod fillets

Giant Eagle is voluntarily recalling its brand of Japanese breaded cod fillets because the package omitted soy, an allergen, from the ingredients list. The product is ...

Police seek suspects in robbery of Downtown jewelry store

Pittsburgh police are asking the public to help them identify two suspected jewel thieves. Zone 2 officers released a 12-second surveillance camera clip showing two ...

Western PA Humane Society leader resigns amid furor over dog purchase

The head of the Western PA Humane Society resigned her post Friday, dogged over a pure-bred adoption. Joy Braunstein called her decision a "personal choice ...

Vehicular homicide charge against Fawn woman held for court

The exact cause of a Harrison man's death could be key to the defense of the woman charged with killing him. Rachel Rebecca Bailie, 25, of ...

Unemployment drops below 5 percent to begin 2016

Hiring slowed in January as concerns about a global slowdown threw financial markets into crisis and fed fears of a recession, posing a quandary ...

Supreme Court upholds its suspension of AG Kane's law license

HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Friday unanimously rejected Attorney General Kathleen Kane's request to reinstate her law license, setting the stage for a ...

Wilkinsburg man surrenders in case of emaciated dog

Pittsburgh police on Friday arrested a man in connection with the discovery of an emaciated dog. A neighbor initially snapped a photo of the dog, now ...