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Pennsylvania campaign spending record falls

Pennsylvania's campaign spending record fell after five more weeks of heavy TV advertising by the two gubernatorial candidates heading down the stretch to the election raised the cost of the race past $73 million.

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:43:10 GMT

Charleroi woman charged in connection with Collinsburg home invasion

Rostraver police are closing in on the three men who attacked a 91-year-old woman inside her Collinsburg home.

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:36:05 GMT

School district cancels rest of high school football season

Students at a high school say officials have sent a strong anti-hazing message by canceling the rest of the football season, including Friday's long-awaited homecoming game against a crosstown rival.

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:33:31 GMT

Cyanide Poisoning Trial: Stumped doctor ordered cyanide test on dying woman

A physician who treated a 41-year-old neurologist after she suddenly collapsed said Friday that he ordered a test that eventually revealed a lethal amount of cyanide in her blood because he could find no other explanation for her sudden illness.

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:30:57 GMT

Gunman in Washington school shooting ID'ed

The shooter who opened fire Friday morning at Washington state's Marysville-Pilchuck High School played football and was recently named to the homecoming court. Freshman Jaylen Fryberg was in the school's cafeteria, went up to a table with students, ...

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:27:12 GMT

Evenflo recalls infant seats to fix sticky buckles

Evenflo is recalling more than 202,000 rear-facing infant seats because the buckles can become difficult to unlatch.

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:34:56 GMT

Halloween trick-or-treat times in Pittsburgh area

It's time for the kids to get their candy again. Here are designated trick-or-treat times in Pittsburgh and western Pennsylvania neighborhoods.

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:34:11 GMT

Pennsylvania using CDC data to track West Africa travelers

Pennsylvania health officials say they'll use federal travel data to identify and monitor people who arrive in the state after spending time in Ebola-stricken West African nations.

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:01:59 GMT

DEP fines water authority for not disinfecting

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has fined a water authority serving one of Pittsburgh's poorest suburbs $114,000 for not properly disinfecting its water in November.

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20:59:19 GMT

FBI got ethics file on liquor board, official says

A top Pennsylvania State Ethics Commission official says he turned over the agency's investigative case files on the state liquor control board to the FBI.

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20:54:53 GMT