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Mouse interrupts Pittsburgh's Action Weather Meteorologist's live report in Connellsville

A mouse briefly interrupted a live report from Pittsburgh's Action Weather Meteorologist Cam Tran in Connellsville, Fayette County on Wednesday morning. Tran saw the mouse near her foot during a live report on the snow falling in the region. The mouse ran off after being spotted. Tran continued t

WTAE.COM - 2018-03-21 10:32:00

Police searching for shooter after man shot in Wilkinsburg

Police are searching for a shooter after a man in his late teens to early 20s was shot in Wilkinsburg. Dogs were used by police to search the area where the shooting occurred in the 700 block of Princeton Avenue. Police are searching for a shooter after a man in his late teens to early 20s was shot

WTAE.COM - 2018-03-20 21:16:00

Trial date set for alleged teen shooter in 2016 Aliquippa double homicide

BEAVER - A trial date has been set in the case against an Aliquippa teen accused of shooting and killing two other teens in what police allege was a drug deal gone wrong. Lawrence "Pooh Rat" Reddick Jr., 19, was charged in the September 2016 deaths of 18-year-old Dane R. Mathesius, of Brighton and N

BEAVER COUNTY TIMES - 2018-03-20 21:48:45

New Castle man dies in crash

A New Castle man was killed in a two-vehicle crash in North Beaver Township yesterday. David Eli Arnold Jr., 46, was killed in the accident that occurred at approximately 5 p.m. at 4834 State Route 18, near the New Castle Sanitation plant and Last Minit Mart. According to state police, the crash inv

NEW CASTLE NEWS - 2018-03-20 13:25:00

Two arrested after weekend burglary

JEFFERSON TWP - A young man and woman are accused in a weekend burglary at a Saxonburg Road house where $3,400 in property, including a pair of televisions, was stolen. State police arrested Barry J. Murray, 22, of Butler, and Alexandra L. Christmann, 18, of Slippery Rock, in connection with the a

BUTLER EAGLE - 2018-03-20 07:00:00

Man pleas guilty in rape case

New Castle News A North Hill man accused of raping a 15-year-old girl three years ago has pleaded guilty. Lawrence County Judge John W. Hodge on Friday accepted the plea and sentenced Gary Brewton, 20, of Park Avenue to four to eight years in a state correctional institution, followed by two years

NEW CASTLE NEWS - 2018-03-20 11:15:00

How to find your new congressional district in Allegheny, Butler and Westmoreland counties

Last week, Pennsylvanians went to the polls for a special election in what's now the former Pa. 18th Congressional District. But it wasn't simple. Voters in Sewickley and Monroeville showed up at the polls wondering why they were closed. And the Allegheny County Elections Division fielded call after

THEINCLINE.COM - 2018-03-21 20:45:04

1 injured, multiple fire companies on scene at Vandergrift apartment fire

Updated less than a minute ago One person was taken to a hospital for burns and smoke inhalation from an apartment fire that broke out around 9 a.m. Wednesday at 143 Jefferson Ave. in Vandergrift, according to Westmoreland County emergency dispatchers. The victim lived in the apartment building b

PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW - 2018-03-21 13:18:59

Manor traffic stop lands 2 women in jail on multiple drug charges

Updated 2 minutes ago Manor Police made a traffic stop when a vehicle ran a stop sign Friday and arrested two Allegheny County women for allegedly possessing more than a brick of heroin, ecstasy pills, cocaine and marijuana, according to court documents. Officer Scott Urias reported that he saw a


Winter Weather Alerts Issued As First Day Of Spring Arrives

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) - Tuesday marks the official start of spring, but it's sure not going to feel like it. According to the National Weather Service, a Winter Weather Advisory will be in effect from 8 p.m. Tuesday through 8 p.m. Wednesday for the following counties: Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butle

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-03-20 07:11:12

South Butler teachers are volunteering during strike

Justin Guido/Butler Eagle JEFFERSON TWP - Instead of grinding out 10 to 12 hours on the picket line at the school campus, the striking South Butler School District teachers are using their time out of the classroom to help their communities. That's the word from Ian Babb, the South Butler County


Moms arrested at Youngstown bar after police find kids alone in car

L: Sasha (Sachi) Jones; R: Shalaya Mitchell. YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) - Two women were arrested after police discovered two children inside a parked car outside a bar in Youngstown. Police were called about 11:05 p.m. Friday to the Southern Tavern on Glenwood Avenue on reports of children unattende


Pa. man arrested after trying to hide crack cocaine in mother's wallet

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) - A Pennsylvania man ran from Youngstown police after trying to hide drugs in his mother's wallet. According to a police report, city police pulled over a woman after she ran a red light at W. Warren Avenue and Hillman Street. When the driver stopped the car, 30-year-old Just


Woman killed in car crash in East Hills identified

PITTSBURGH - One person was killed in a single car crash in Pittsburgh's East Hills neighborhood. According to police, officers found the vehicle crashed into a utility pole at the corner of Frankstown Avenue and North Wheeler Street around 12:45 a.m. Monday. The passenger, Isis Delrene Mitchell, 42


Snow Expected To Return To Western Pa. On The First Day Of Spring

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) - The first day of spring will feel more like the return of winter in western Pennsylvania. The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory from 8 p.m. Tuesday until 8 p.m. Wednesday for a number of western Pennsylvania counties, including Allegheny, Beaver, Butle


Woman charged with bringing drugs into Youngstown jail

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) - A woman is facing charges after police found drugs stuffed inside a body cavity when taken to jail. Police were on patrol in Victory Estates around 12:30 a.m. Saturday. They saw a woman stabbing at a vehicle's rear tires with a long-bladed knife and yelling at people. The w


Steelers sign LB Jon Bostic to 2-year deal

PITTSBURGH (AP) - The Pittsburgh Steelers have signed inside linebacker Jon Bostic to a two-year contract. Details of the deal were not disclosed and it will not be finalized until after Bostic undergoes a physical today. The 26-year-old Bostic played 14 games for Indianapolis last season, getting 9


Winning Powerball ticket sold in Pennsylvania

Updated 3 minutes ago A lucky ticket-holder who played the Powerball in Pennsylvania won the eighth-largest jackpot Saturday. That ticket had all five numbers on the white balls - 22-57-59-60-66 - and the Powerball - 7 - to win about $456.7 million, according to Powerball officials. They did no


Bobcat captured trying to catch a ride on Gateway Clipper?

It was a busy Sunday morning for people at the Gateway Clipper. A bobcat was found just prior to people boarding The Empress on the third deck. It was discovered during a routine boat inspection. Representatives from the Gateway Clipper called 9-1-1 and Pittsburgh animal control officers were dispat


Police calls: Crash, fire, 5 assaults reported

Assault: Report taken at the 1200 block of South Jay Street, 2:17 p.m. Saturday. Fight: Report taken at the 600 block of South Main Street, 2:09 p.m. Saturday. Theft: Report taken at the 1400 block of Sixth Avenue Southwest, 12:48 p.m. Saturday. Structure fire: Report taken at the 10900 block of 393