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Pittsburgh, PA 15222, USA

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Spring inspires winner of Warren Easter Egg Hunt Poster Contest

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:29:21 -0800

MATAMORAS, Pa. (AP) - Police say an 82-year-old man fatally shot his son in the head during a fight before committing suicide at their Pennsylvania home.

Toronto-bound flight makes emergency landing due to smoke

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:20:32 -0800

A Toronto-bound jet with 35 people aboard has made an emergency landing in Pennsylvania over smoke from a shorted-out cabin light.

Bond set at $5M for Ohio man in slaying of elderly couple

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:08:47 -0800

COSHOCTON, Ohio (AP) - A man who led authorities on a nationwide manhunt after being charged in the slayings of an elderly Ohio couple is being held on a $5 million bond.

Boy, 15, pleads guilty in Ohio couple's sledgehammer deaths

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:07:45 -0800

AKRON, Ohio (AP) - A 15-year-old boy has pleaded guilty to aggravated murder in the sledgehammer slayings of an Ohio couple and could receive life without parole.


Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:05:39 -0800

Nittany Lions to honor Carroll, Sanabria-Robles, Welsh and Witt following their meet with Brockport, Iowa State and Penn. UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. - For the final time this season, the No. 12 Penn State women's gymnastics team will take to the floor inside the historic Recreation Building as they host Brockport, Iowa State and Penn on Senior Night.

Toronto-bound Air Canada Express flight makes safe emergency landing in U.S.

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:56:48 -0800

A Toronto-bound jet with 35 people aboard has landed safely at a Pennsylvania airport after smoke from a shorted-out cabin light prompted the captain to declare an emergency.

Toronto-bound jet with smoke in cabin lands in Pennsylvania

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:46:03 -0800

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A Toronto-bound jet with 35 people aboard has made an emergency landing in Pennsylvania over smoke from a shorted-out cabin light.

Man spared jail time in crash that killed another driver

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:39:49 -0800

UNIONTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man convicted of vehicular homicide in a crash that killed another driver more than three years ago has been spared jail time.

Ohio girl, 11, charged with murder in death of 2-month-old

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:22:04 -0800

WICKLIFFE, Ohio (AP) - Police say an 11-year-old girl in northeast Ohio has been charged with murder in the beating death of a 2-month-old who was staying overnight with the girl and her mother to give the baby's mom a break.

Boardman fire protection rating improves

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:18:13 -0800

DISTANT, Pa. (AP) - Police are investigating after a man and woman were found dead in the snow in rural Western Pennsylvania. Police say a family member found 61-year-old Linda Darlene Cook and 64-year-old Kenneth Leroy Steffey outside their home Sunday afternoon in Distant.

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