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Mohawk recognizes caregiver parent for efforts

Anne Criss was nominated last week for the Exceptional Caregiver/Parent of the Year for Lawrence County award. Mohawk Area School District high school special education teacher Carla Krisuk nominated her for the award, given by through Value Behavioral Health. The award will be presented on Oct. 5 i

NEW CASTLE NEWS - 2017-09-19 10:00:00

Car seat concerns over kids in back seat of Antonio Brown Instagram video

Video appears to show kids in moving car without seat belts or car seats Updated: 11:37 PM EDT Sep 18, 2017 Video appears to show kids in moving car without seat belts or car seats He's a star on the field and on social media. But Steelers star wideout Antonio Brown is receiving some criticism

WTAE.COM - 2017-09-19 03:37:00

Police enforce school bus safety in Chartiers Valley SD

COLLIER TOWNSHIP, Pa. - The Collier Township Police Department hosted a School Bus Safety Blitz on Monday in the Chartiers Valley School District. Police from Collier, Bridgeville, Scott and Heidelberg conducted traffic enforcement and education focused on school bus safety. New Penn Hills school bu

WPXI - 2017-09-18 21:47:34

Prescription drug take-back boxes available at Pennsylvania State Police stations

The goal is to allow people to safely dispose of expired or unwanted prescription and over-the-counter medicine that are at risk of misuse and abuse. Updated: 11:42 AM EDT Sep 19, 2017 The goal is to allow people to safely dispose of expired or unwanted prescription and over-the-counter medicine t

WTAE.COM - 2017-09-19 15:42:00

Pennsylvania Turnpike warns of 80-mile detour this weekend

Turnpike officials are warning drivers about an 80-mile detour in western Pennsylvania that will add more than an hour to their travel times this weekend. A bridge replacement project will shut down the turnpike between New Castle (Exit 10) and Cranberry (Exit 28), starting at 9 p.m. Friday and cont

WTAE.COM - 2017-09-19 13:45:00

Be Local: Pennsylvania farms make significant impact on direct food sales

Pennsylvania farms producing both fresh and value-added foods like meat and cheese are making an impact on direct food sales, including those in Fayette, Greene, Washington and Westmoreland counties. More than 167,000 U.S. farms locally produced and sold food through direct marketing practices, resu

HERALDSTANDARD.COM - 2017-09-19 06:00:00

Pennsylvania Authorities Try To ID Dead Man In Hospital Garb

BIRDSBORO, Pa. (AP) - Police and a county coroner are trying to identify a man found dead in an eastern Pennsylvania river who was wearing hospital socks and had heart monitor pads stuck to his chest. Robeson Township police believe the man found in the Schuylkill River by kayakers on Saturday had b

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-18 17:54:00

Mom of teenage shooting victim talks only to Channel 11

A Westmoreland County teenager is now facing murder charges in the death of a 15-year-old in Latrobe. Andrew Braddy, 17, was in court Monday and learned he will go to trial charged as an adult in the death of Devin Capasso. Latrobe apartment building tenants living in fear after shooting Teen being

WPXI - 2017-09-18 21:52:56

Woman witnesses husband get gunned down for telling driver to slow down

A man died more than a week after being hit during a drive-by shooting, and his fiancee witnessed the whole thing. She said Erik Mueller was playing basketball near Southwest 89th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue with a neighborhood kid when police said a car sped by. Mueller yelled for them to slow d

WTAE.COM - 2017-09-19 03:43:00

COMMENTARY Delivering a win for consumers

The United States - and Western Pennsylvania in particular - is experiencing a revolution that's fundamentally changed how and where we get the energy that powers our economy. Thanks to strong market competition and continuous innovation, America is now the world's leading energy producer. Pennsylv

OBSERVER-REPORTER - 2017-09-19 16:09:13

The Latest: French leader still hopes to sway US on climate

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The Latest on the U.N. General Assembly (all times local): 11:50 a.m. French President Emmanuel Macron says he isn't about to quit trying to convince President Donald Trump to reverse himself on his decision to exit the climate accords - and thinks he will succeed. Macron said

DERRICK - 2017-09-19 15:52:58

Trump speaks to the U.N.: Live updates

President Donald Trump will speak before the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday. The president is expected to warn the world leaders gathered there about North Korea's nuclear program, ask for help from all nations to combat terrorism and suggest reform of the U.N. itself. Trump retweets doc

WPXI - 2017-09-19 14:03:57

Toys 'R' Us and 10 other retailers that have filed for bankruptcy in 2017

Toys 'R' Us has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, the company announced Monday, according to CNBC. The iconic toy chain is just one of many businesses to suffer this year. Retailers have closed hundreds of stores, filed for bankruptcy protection and reorganized massive debt loads throughou

WPXI - 2017-09-19 10:53:00

Trump and Macros take spotlight at UN but challenges are key

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - U.S. President Donald Trump and French leader Emmanuel Macron are expected to take the spotlight at the annual gathering of world leaders at the United Nations - but it's the tough global challenges from the nuclear threat in North Korea and the plight of Myanmar's minority Mus

DERRICK - 2017-09-19 04:06:19

De Niro: Help rebuild Barbuda paradise destroyed by Irma

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Two-time Oscar-winning actor Robert De Niro came to the United Nations on Monday to appeal to all countries and organizations to help rebuild the devastated Caribbean island of Barbuda and ensure that "paradise is not lost." De Niro spoke at a hastily called meeting on Hurrican

DERRICK - 2017-09-19 01:22:07

Does Sanders' single payer plan have a shot?

Sen. Bernie Sanders' "Medicare for All" plan, unveiled last week, is an ambitious and (to many) enticing idea: a single, government-run health plan with generous benefits for everyone - just like most industrialized countries have enjoyed for decades. If only it were feasible in today's United Stat

BUTLER EAGLE - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

New misconduct allegations hang over UN meeting on sex abuse

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said sexual abuse is a problem that goes beyond peacekeeping missions and plagues the entire United Nations, pledging Monday to root out the problem "once and for all." The leaders of 57 countries joined a group established by Guterres to prev

DERRICK - 2017-09-19 00:18:19

Latrobe man suffers fractured back during assault, police say

Updated 2 minutes ago A 19-year-old Latrobe man was charged with assault and ordered held in the Westmoreland County Prison after beating and kicking a 54-year-old man outside the victim's residence early Monday. Demitris D. Spottedbear, who has no permanent address, was charged by Latrobe Police

PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW - 2017-09-19 16:30:52

Trump calls for UN reform, but with more restrained tones

United States President Donald Trump, center, gets up to leave after making a quick statement at a meeting during the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters, Monday, Sept. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig) Seth Wenig United States President Donald Trump, right, pats United Nations Secret

DAILY ITEM - 2017-09-18 20:59:30

The Latest: Ivanka Trump pursues her own agenda at UN

NEW YORK (AP) - The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 10:50 p.m. Ivanka Trump is meeting with foreign officials as the United Nations General Assembly gathers in New York this week. A White House official says President Donald Trump's daughter - and senior adviser - is holding a se

DAILY AMERICAN ONLINE - 2017-09-19 02:54:28