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PENNSYLVANIA PRIEST ABUSE REPORT: Vatican 'condemns' child abuse documented in Pa. grand jury report

The report, which documented an investigation into six western Pennsylvania dioceses that found 1,000 victims of abuse over a period of decades,prompted apologies from local Catholic leadersbefore its release on Tuesday.

WPXI - 2018-08-16 20:34:42

One person killed in South Strabane accident

There were initial reports the vehicle caught fire, but there was no fire only steam and smoke coming from the vehicle, officials said.

OBSERVER-REPORTER - 2018-08-16 00:05:00

FBI, police surround home in Pittsburgh neighborhood

PITTSBURGH- FBI agents and police officers have surrounded a home in Pittsburgh’s Friendship neighborhood Thursday morning.The incident is unfolding on South Graham Street.It is unclear why authorities have surrounded the home.Stay with Channel 11 News and WPXI.com for updates.BREAKING: FBI, cops su

WPXI - 2018-08-16 11:58:42

PITTSBURGH WEATHER: Thunderstorms popping up Thursday afternoon bringing heavy downpours

PITTSBURGH-UPDATE: 2:34 p.m. -A severe weather alert was issued for Allegheny County due to a strong thunderstorm that's moving in.Meteorologist Danielle Dozier is in Severe Weather Center 11 tracking the storm. She and Chief Meteorologist Stephen Cropper will be pinpointing who will see storms thro

WPXI - 2018-08-16 18:37:27

SOUTH HILLS VILLAGE FLOODING: Water floods bottom floor of South Hills Village after water main break

Around 3 p.m., a water link to the sprinkler system on the upper level ruptured and sent water cascading down to the first floor, according to Channel 11's Erin Clarke.

WPXI - 2018-08-16 22:23:06

Four shootings in 24 hours—Community leaders make passionate plea for violence to stop

URBAN LEAGUE OF GREATER PITTSBURGH CEO ESTHER BUSHcalls for the gun violence to stop in Pittsburgh’s African American communities, during a press conference at Freedom Unlimited in the Hill District, Aug. 14. (Photo by Rob Taylor Jr.)

NEW PITTSBURGH COURIER - 2018-08-16 19:00:59

PENNSYLVANIA CATHOLIC ABUSE REPORT: Abuse survivor, SNAP call for Zubik to resign in wake of church abuse report

List of alleged predator priests in Pittsburgh, Greensburg diocesesCardinal Donald Wuerl, former Pittsburgh bishop, defends himself ahead of grand jury reportDiocese of Pittsburgh: Incidents by decadeReport: Ring of 'predatory priests' shared, photographed victimsParishioners react to church sex abu

WPXI - 2018-08-16 22:41:55

Several people injured in reported shooting in Pittsburgh neighborhood

Several people with injuries were transported from the scene, which was called in at 3:23 p.m., dispatchers said.

WPXI - 2018-08-15 20:22:42

South Strabane police arrest two on theft charges

Vincent Freemont Catlin, 30, of 340 Third St., Washington, and Lakyn M. Checkeye, 27, of New Paris, Bedford County, were taken into custody when personnel at Gabe's, 460 Washington Road, called just before 1 p.m. to report that the two people who allegedly stole items Saturday and last week were bac

OBSERVER-REPORTER - 2018-08-16 17:55:00

I 579 HIT AND RUN: Van strikes 7 vehicles during hit-and-run on I-579

The white van was traveling on I-579 northbound, before the Route 28 exit, shortly before 3:30 p.m.

WPXI - 2018-08-16 09:23:05

PIZZA MILANO: Man found not guilty in pizza shop assault

Pittsburgh, Greensburg dioceses included in report that names 300 alleged 'predator priests'List of alleged 'predator priests' in Pittsburgh and Greensburg87-year-old woman Tased by police while cutting dandelions, family saysVIDEO: Police investigating video showing man slapping hippo at zoo

WPXI - 2018-08-15 18:44:38

PITTSBURGH WEATHER: Showers, storms expected throughout Thursday

PITTSBURGH-Scattered showers and a few storms will move through the area Thursday.An isolated shower will be possible during the morning commute, with more wet weather developing after lunch.DOWNLOAD THE SEVERE WEATHER TEAM 11 APPAny storms that pop up could bring heavy downpours, and Severe Weather

WPXI - 2018-08-16 02:09:57

Pittsburgh bar named among best in the nation

PITTSBURGH —Pittsburgh residents looking for one of the best bars in the nation need to look no further than downtown.AdvertisementButcher and the Rye was named byThrillistas one of the country's 21 best cocktail bars.It is also the first Pittsburgh bar nominated for a James Beard Award for best bar

WTAE.COM - 2018-08-15 13:27:00

Investigators trying to determine cause of massive boat fire

Salvatore Diamore, the owner of the 36 -oot boat, said he was not on board when the fire broke out.

WPXI - 2018-08-15 13:02:31

CATHOLIC GRAND JURY REPORT: Investigation launched into allegations former DA blocked clergy child abuse prosecutions

Wallace will have more from her interview with Masters, including what he remembers about allegations against local priests, on Channel 11 News starting at 5 p.m.

WPXI - 2018-08-15 19:45:04

Decomposed body found in Elizabeth Township woods

ELIZABETH TOWNSHIP, Pa. —A body found in a wooded area of Elizabeth Township was in "advanced stages of decomposition," an Allegheny County spokeswoman said Tuesday.County homicide detectives were sent to the scene near the 900 block of Smithfield Street for an investigation, county spokeswoman Amie

WTAE.COM - 2018-08-14 23:54:00

North Catholic alumni start petition to remove Cardinal Donald Wuerl's name from high school

"This does not deserve to have a prestigious school named after him," their online petition says. "This will directly impact students currently enrolled in the school, but will also impact the legacy of the school. Not to mention, those that were hurt while he looked away."

WTAE.COM - 2018-08-15 23:22:00

South Side bar's new dress code creates controversy

Marlisa Goldsmith is learning more about why some patrons feel the code is discriminatory, and reaches out to the bar owner for his side of the story, for Channel 11 News at 5:30.

WPXI - 2018-08-15 20:09:16

Pittsburgh's Action Weather forecast: Rain showers return for Thursday, and into the weekend

A slow-moving cold front will trigger showers and thunderstorms across the area Thursday, Friday and Saturday. It will be rather muggy these days, too.

WTAE.COM - 2018-08-15 22:59:00

Community leaders call for violence to end after weekend spike in Pittsburgh-area shootings

“This has got to stop. This can be done but it has to stop today.”-Richard A Stewart Jr., President of NAACP Pittsburgh Unitpic.twitter.com/2e10ISzivY— Chris Lovingood WTAE (@CLovingoodWTAE)August 14, 2018

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