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A boat carrying hundreds of migrants capsizes in Mediterranean

A rescue operation is underway in the Mediterranean after a boat carrying possibly hundreds of migrants from Libya capsized overnight, the Armed Forces of Malta said Sunday. Rescuers from Italy and Malta have seen scores of bodies in Libyan waters, sa...

Published: Sun, 19 Apr 2015 09:47:49 GMT

Crosby, Penguins get even with 4-3 win over Rangers

Sidney Crosby scored twice and the Pittsburgh Penguins evened their first-round playoff series with the New York Rangers with a 4-3 win Saturday night.

Published: Sun, 19 Apr 2015 03:57:44 GMT

Police: Monroeville mall disturbance involved over 500 people

A large disturbance was reported outside the Monroeville Mall overnight.

Published: Sat, 18 Apr 2015 22:50:07 GMT

Child accidentally shot in Lackawannock Township

Lawrence County 911 confirms a child was shot in the 700 block of Bend Road in Mercer County.

Published: Sat, 18 Apr 2015 22:25:56 GMT

Police investigating shooting in Clairton

A person was shot Friday night in Clairton.  Police were on the scene investigating a shooting in the 4700 block of Bataan Avenue, by the playground.

Published: Sat, 18 Apr 2015 21:50:42 GMT

Wolf, GOP leaders have plenty to chew over on budget table

Pennsylvania measures its state budget deficit in the billions, is led by a Democratic governor and Republican Legislature who have much different ideas about policy and faces ballooning public sector pension payments that are squeezing the finances of state government and local school boards alike.

Published: Sat, 18 Apr 2015 16:31:58 GMT

Judge: Man acquitted can sue police, but not prosecutor

A federal judge says a western Pennsylvania man acquitted during a retrial after spending 18 years in prison can pursue a civil rights lawsuit against police but not against a prosecutor.

Published: Sat, 18 Apr 2015 16:12:03 GMT

Girl hit by special needs school van still in critical condition

A 7-year-old girl is sent 30 feet into the air when a school van carrying special needs children hits her, witnesses tell Pittsburgh police.

Published: Sat, 18 Apr 2015 03:25:20 GMT

Heroin stamp bags test positive for Fentanyl

Pittsburgh police say paramedics responded to nearly a dozen heroin overdoses in 24 hours -- including one death.

Published: Sat, 18 Apr 2015 03:23:07 GMT

Police: Woman, 75, killed in head-on DUI crash

A woman was killed in a two car crash in Indiana County Friday evening.

Published: Fri, 17 Apr 2015 23:43:00 GMT