One month to the day since her 11-year-old son was killed and her 16-year-old son severely injured, a Mt. Oliver mom says her only wish is to have the murderer off the streets.
Published: Wed, 02 Dec 2015 04:24:52 GMT
A local non-profit dedicates its time to help injured officers and their families after tragedy strikes.
Published: Wed, 02 Dec 2015 04:20:15 GMT
In April, Chicago City Alderman Howard B. Brookins Jr. was prepared to vote in favor of a $5 million settlement for the family of Laquan McDonald.
Published: Wed, 02 Dec 2015 03:08:45 GMT
Budget negotiators are considering a broader use of sales tax on goods or services as part of an effort to end a 5-month stalemate. The House Republican leader doesn't want to tax items that fall under "basic necessities of life."
Published: Wed, 02 Dec 2015 01:44:41 GMT
The suspect told police that he lost the rifle while swimming across the river. Police say the weapon was used to shoot Officer Lloyd Reed in Westmoreland County.
Published: Wed, 02 Dec 2015 00:04:59 GMT
A man who wasn't breathing and had no pulse is revived with an AED and taken to a hospital after suffering cardiac arrest Tuesday at the football stadium on Pittsburgh's North Shore.
Published: Tue, 01 Dec 2015 23:37:51 GMT
The victim of a severe beating outside a Sharpsburg bar remains in critical condition after having surgery to reconstruct his face and deal with bleeding in the brain.
Published: Tue, 01 Dec 2015 23:26:31 GMT
Members of United Steelworkers 1196 are on the picket lines as the holiday season begins, and their unemployment benefits expire in March.
Published: Tue, 01 Dec 2015 23:00:21 GMT
The news comes as holiday shopping is underway and kid's smartwatches and tablets made by companies like VTech are high on wish lists.
Published: Tue, 01 Dec 2015 22:59:48 GMT
Pittsburgh police are investigating racist messages, including one with the word "kill," on the front of a Smithfield Street barber shop.
Published: Tue, 01 Dec 2015 22:55:42 GMT