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Woman arrested after exposing 3-month-old to near-fatal dose of fentanyl in Fayette County

An arrest warrant was served for Crystal Cumberland on Jan. 18, after she exposed a 3-month-old to a near-fatal dose of fentanyl. Emergency officials responded to a call that a 3-month-old female was having difficulty breathing in North Union Township, Fayette County, on Nov. 13 2017. Officials disc

WTAE.COM - 2018-01-18 21:33:00

Pittsburgh's Action Weather forecast: A warming trend is beginning

Despite Thursday's cold start, a warming trend is beginning for the area. High temperatures Thursday will reach into the upper 20s, a trend that will continue into early next week. High pressure will keep dry conditions around for the next few days, too. We are also watching ice jams on the rivers.

WTAE.COM - 2018-01-18 17:37:00

Man dies after being shot, run over by vehicle

PITTSBURGH - A man died late Wednesday night after he was shot and then run over by a vehicle in Pittsburgh's Knoxville neighborhood, investigators said. Shots were reported about 11:30 p.m. at the intersection of Amanda Avenue and Jucunda Street. When officers arrived, they found the man lying in t

WPXI - 2018-01-18 10:39:40

3 rescued from roof of home

Clintonville volunteer firefighters rescued three people from the roof of a burning two-story home in Barkeyville early Thursday morning. Clintonville fire chief Gerry Rea said an overheated woodburner caused the fire at the house on Route 8 about a half-mile north of the Butler County line. The bla

DERRICK - 2018-01-19 06:30:52

Man, woman found dead in Pittsburgh apparent murder-suicide

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Authorities say a man and woman were found shot dead with apparent gunshot wounds in an apparent murder-suicide in Pittsburgh. Police responded to a home in the Hazelwood neighborhood shortly before 7 p.m. Wednesday and found the two dead. The Allegheny County medical examiner's of

WASHINGTON TIMES - 2018-01-18 16:51:51

Local after-school care worker charged after losing child, police say

A local Pittsburgh after-school care worker is off the job and facing felony charges after police say she lost a child she was supposed to be watching. Pittsburgh police have charged the worker with endangering the welfare of a child in connection to the late October incident. According to the crimi

WPXI - 2018-01-19 02:24:57

Pittsburgh Weather: Expect A Weekend Warm-Up

PITTSBURGH, PA - It's been the third-coldest January on record so far, but those iciciles hanging from your house might not survive the weekend. A warm-up is on the way. After seeing below-normal temperatures almost exclusively since Christmas, a moderating trend will begin Friday and continue throu

PATCH - 2018-01-18 18:46:50

Let it snow at Cook Forest

COOKSBURG - There is no shortage of activity at Cook Forest State Park just because the weather has turned cold and snowy. Several programs and activities have been scheduled for the coming weeks at the park. Cross-country ski: Chamberlin's Loop - 9:30 a.m. Saturday People may take their cross-count

DERRICK - 2018-01-19 06:30:52

Jury acquits Albany man of stabbing

Jorge Obregon-Castro testified that he acted in self defense and jurors side with him, public defender's office says ALBANY - A jury acquitted a 23-year-old city man who authorities accused of repeatedly stabbing a 27-year-old man while yelling "I'm going to kill you." Jorge Obregon-Castro told juro


Police: Quail Street robbery prompts alert to UAlbany Students

ALBANY, N Y (WRGB) Albany Police say they are investigating a robbery on Quail Street. Police say a man held up a convenience store on Quail Street just before 2:20 on Thursday. Investigators say the man was wearing a black mast and displayed a handgun to the clerk. The clerk cooperated and the susp

WRGB - 2018-01-18 16:02:22

Albany mayor envisions revitalization at the neighborhood level

ALBANY - Echoing themes from her swearing-in ceremony on New Year's Day, Mayor Kathy Sheehan laid out a list of accomplishments over the last couple of years and a vision for the city that she described as powerful if not "sexy," in her annual State of the City address to the Albany Common Council.

TIMES UNION - 2018-01-18 20:38:30

Albany mayor looks for state help closing $12.5 million budget hole

Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan is speaking with NewsChannel 13 about her hopes for the upcoming year. It comes as she prepared to deliver her State of the City address on Thursday evening. Albany city officials will be returning to the state Capitol again this year asking for help to close a $12.5 milli

WNYT - 2018-01-19 03:21:00

Community calls for change after officer-involved shootings in Troy

Edson Thevenin was shot and killed by a Troy officer in April 2016 (L). Dahmeek McDonald was unarmed when he was shot by Troy police in August 2017 (R). TROY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - Troy police, the Troy mayor, and the Rensselaer County district attorney are under fire by their community about the way th

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-01-19 02:54:28

Police: Alcohol may have contributed to Route 7 crash

carvstractor.PNG NISKAYUNA -- Police say alcohol may have been a factor in a crash on Route 7 early Wednesday night. They say a woman driving a car collided with a man driving a tractor with a plow on the front. It happened near Rosendale Road, just before 7 p.m. Investigators say the driver of the

WRGB - 2018-01-17 23:03:41

Protesters in Troy push for changes in wake of AG's report on fatal shooting

TROY, N.Y. >> More than a dozen concerned citizens gathered on a stage at The Sanctuary for Independent Media on Thursday night, only a couple of days after the state Attorney General's Office issued a report ripping the conduct of the Troy Police Department in the fatal shooting of Edson Thevenin.

TROY RECORD - 2018-01-18 05:00:00

15 months and $15 million: Albany Marriott completes renovations

The Albany Marriott hotel, with new guest rooms, fitness center, a brighter lobby, and other improvements, held its grand opening Thursday afternoon with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and tours. The 32-year-old hotel launched its $15 million renovation project in October 2016, replacing furnishings and

TIMES UNION - 2018-01-18 16:21:02

BREAKING: Man Charged with Strangulation, Simple Assault After Incident at Reynoldsville Motel

REYNOLDSVILLE - Eric Paul Lathrop, 33, (hometown not given), is facing charges of strangulation, simple assault and harassment. State police at DuBois say the charges stem from an incident that occurred at 3:30 p.m. Monday at the Pinecrest Motel in Reynoldsville. According to state police, Lathrop a

GANT DAILY - 2018-01-18 13:08:13

Evacuations Begin Along Kiski River Due To Ice Jam Flooding Concerns

LEECHBURG (KDKA) - Armstrong County 911 reported late Thursday night that about 65 people were evacuated from the Leechburg area because of flooding problems. The concern focuses on the massive ice jam on the Kiski River. Like the weather itself, ice jams are unpredictable and no one can say specifi

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-18 23:30:17

Police: Johnstown man facing rape, sexual assault charges

A Johnstown man is facing rape and sexual assault charges after an incident Wednesday involving a woman. (WJAC) JOHNSTOWN - A Johnstown man is facing rape and sexual assault charges after an incident Wednesday involving a woman. Nigel Beaton, 42, of the 600 block of Sherman Street, is also charged w

WJAC TV - 2018-01-18 12:54:52

Homicide hearing postponed; City man accused of 'brutal, violent assault'

Larry Benefield Fason Jr., 55, of Messenger Street, has been charged with criminal homicide and aggravated assault after the body of Angela Lunn, 32, of Hornerstown, was found on Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017.Submitted photo A Johnstown man accused of killing a woman in November 2017 and dumping her body in

TRIBDEM.COM - 2018-01-19 03:55:00