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Pirates: Sickening to see 'Jihadi John' in team hat

A photo shows Islamic State militant "Jihadi John" with a Pirates cap. One player says, "The 'P' for us just means Pittsburgh and pride, passion, just stuff we take about in our everyday business ..."

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 20:48:52 GMT

Homicides, suicides, drug overdoses increased in 2014 in Westmoreland County

The Westmoreland County Coroner reports a record number of drug overdoses and suicides in the county for 2014, and the highest number of homicides since the late 1980s.

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 20:03:41 GMT

Pittsburgh St. Patrick's Day Parade details announced, official shirt unveiled

It's almost time to get green again! Here's what you need to know about the St. Patrick's Day Parade and the street party in Market Square.

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 20:00:32 GMT

Leonard Nimoy of 'Star Trek' dead at 83

Leonard Nimoy, whose portrayal of "Star Trek's" logic-driven, half-human science officer Spock made him an iconic figure to generations, died Friday. He was 83.

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 19:14:44 GMT

Monroeville Mall youth policy takes effect today

A plan to ban minors who aren't accompanied by adults on weekends starts Friday, nearly three weeks after a triple shooting at Macy's, but it doesn't apply to that store or some other areas of the mall.

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:27:28 GMT

Minivan crashes into Penn Hills home

A driver loses control on a bend and crashes into a house in Penn Hills Friday morning.  Investigators are working to find the homeowners' son.

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:14:57 GMT

Wolf proposes increasing in-home health care for seniors

Gov. Tom Wolf says he wants more seniors to obtain health care in their home instead of a nursing facility. He says his budget plan would expand home- and community-based long-term care for thousands of people.

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:11:43 GMT

Woman who stole, euthanized terminally ill man's dog sent to jail

Gisele Paris, who was found guilty of stealing Thor the dog from a terminally ill man, then putting the dog to sleep, is taken away in handcuffs after her sentencing Friday.

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:53:39 GMT

Columbia Gas temporarily shutting off service in California, Pa.

Columbia Gas is shutting off service to almost the entire town as a precaution after a problem was detected in some gas lines Friday.

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:06:02 GMT

Large fire breaks out at Straub Brewery

A fire on the premises where Straub Beer is made reached four alarms and badly damaged a building Friday.

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:38:47 GMT