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Afghan men throw acid into schoolgirls' faces

Attackers on a motorbike threw acid in the faces of three teenage girls on their way to school in Afghanistan's western Herat province on Saturday, an official told CNN.

Published: Sat, 04 Jul 2015 10:54:34 GMT

Three Rivers Regatta cancel water activities due to river conditions

Officials with the 3 Rivers Regatta have announced that they are cancelling all water activities due to disappointing and dangerous river conditions.

Published: Fri, 03 Jul 2015 22:47:57 GMT

In death, Nebraska girl helps Pennsylvania boys live on

A Nebraska girl who died of brain cancer Tuesday at age 3 helped save the lives of two Pennsylvania children through organ donation.

Published: Fri, 03 Jul 2015 22:44:40 GMT

Little Lucas recovery update

Mother Jessica Goeller says, "He’s just keeps fighting and fighting we actually draw our strength from Lucas.

Published: Fri, 03 Jul 2015 22:44:28 GMT

Fourth of July fireworks times in Pittsburgh and suburbs

Here's a list of the 4th of July fireworks displays in the city of Pittsburgh and the suburbs of Western Pennsylvania.

Published: Fri, 03 Jul 2015 21:22:55 GMT

Apollo family to bury Korean War soldier recently ID'd

The relatives of a western Pennsylvania soldier who was wounded and taken captive during the Korean War will bury his remains at Arlington National Cemetery in Washington D.C. now that government scientists have identified them.

Published: Fri, 03 Jul 2015 20:25:32 GMT

Swimmer still missing as 'found' body report is false alarm

The search for the body of a swimmer last seen struggling in the Ohio River in western Pennsylvania was continuing after reports that a body was found in the area turned out to be a false alarm.

Published: Fri, 03 Jul 2015 17:04:11 GMT

Construction crane topples onto Pitt campus science building

Construction crews were working to straighten a truck-mounted crane which toppled sideways and came to rest against a science building on the University of Pittsburgh campus.

Published: Fri, 03 Jul 2015 16:57:53 GMT

Pennsylvania lawmakers consider changes to open-records law

A 2009 law that made wholesale changes to Pennsylvania's open records law has been praised for expanding the universe of government records available to the public and improving the process by which people can obtain records.

Published: Fri, 03 Jul 2015 16:55:52 GMT

July 4th: Friday holiday closings and Saturday events

Communities throughout western Pennsylvania will have holiday celebrations. Government offices and courts are closed Friday. Port Authority public transit runs on a holiday schedule Saturday. 

Published: Fri, 03 Jul 2015 16:52:30 GMT