A magnitude-6.4 earthquake shook southern Taiwan early Saturday, the United States Geological Survey said.
Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 23:51:29 GMT
A would-be McKeesport councilman is continuing to fight on two fronts to take office, despite the district attorney's office position that he's disqualified from holding the post because of his conviction years ago.
Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 23:29:50 GMT
The use of deadly force against Bruce Kelley Jr. is being investigated by the district attorney. Surveillance video shows Kelley's confrontation with police in a busway parking lot.
Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 23:17:39 GMT
"I was literally holding a skeleton," says a Pittsburgh police officer who found Effie the pit bull. Doctors said she was severely underweight and near death.
Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 23:01:36 GMT
Allegheny County police are trying to find a man who they say is wanted in one rape and is a person of interest in several others in the Wilmerding area.
Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 22:59:05 GMT
The director of the Western Pennsylvania Humane Society had been on paid leave following a petition calling for her removal amid a controversy over her alleged purchase of a dog.
Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 22:56:51 GMT
The court's unanimous rejection Friday could pave the way for a vote in the Senate on whether to remove Pennsylvania's embattled attorney general from office.
Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 21:47:30 GMT
The Pennsylvania Department of Health is increasing its efforts to monitor and identify potential Zika virus cases in the commonwealth. No cases of Zika virus have been reported in Pennsylvania. Testing of individuals who have travelled to affected areas and have experienced symptoms is ongoing.
Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 20:52:00 GMT
An SUV driven by a young mother with two kids slams into a car pulled over at the berm, police say. One person is badly injured and later dies.
Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 18:14:56 GMT
A Pittsburgh police officer on patrol spots three vehicles burning outside an automotive business Friday morning. Another four cars are found on fire in a lower lot.
Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 17:40:10 GMT