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Missing Pittsburgh Man Found Dead In W.Va.

GLEN JEAN, W.Va. (KDKA) - A Pittsburgh man who went missing while visiting the New River Gorge National River in West Virginia was found dead Tuesday. The National Park Service says 56-year-old George Gross, of Pittsburgh, had told family members he was planning to hike in or around the West Virgini

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-16 17:48:05

Steelers sign 7 players to new contracts after season ends

The Steelers are now in offseason mode, following their playoff elimination at the hands of the Jacksonville Jaguars, and they got started on Monday by signing seven players to new contracts. Tight end Xavier Grimble and long snapper Kameron Canaday each signed a one-year contract extension. Both we

WTAE.COM - 2018-01-16 13:38:00

Pittsburgh's Action Weather forecast: Snow to taper off as temperatures drop

Temperatures will be in the single digits to kick off Wednesday, with mostly cloudy skies and a few flurries. A slow warm-up and dry conditions will finish out the work week. Tuesday: Scattered snow, cold. Temperatures near 20. Tuesday night: Mostly cloudy, cold. Low 6. Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, flu

WTAE.COM - 2018-01-16 18:32:00

Pittsburgh Mayor Pledges Better Snow Removal Response

PITTSBURGH, PA - If you've been slipping and sliding around town since Friday night's big snowfall, you have plenty of company. The city's slow response to removing snow from city streets has drawn vociferous criticism and on Tuesday Mayor Bill Peduto pledged changes in the wake of the numerous comp

PATCH - 2018-01-16 20:00:35

Meet Marita Garrett, the woman in charge - Wilkinsburg's new mayor

At just 31 years old, she's Wilkinsburg's new mayor A group of residents, concerned about their Wilkinsburg community, said enough is enough. Fed up with the school district, school taxes, elected officials, and the borough's negative perception, they put a call out online and on social media for an

NEW PITTSBURGH COURIER - 2018-01-16 19:54:17

Penn Hills couple pleads guilty to starving disabled man to death

In November 2015, Penn Hills police responded to a 911 call from Pamela McNeal and Adam Haynes' home on Saint Rose Place. When they went inside, they found 54-year-old David Fuhrman dead in bed. In court Tuesday, McNeal and Haynes pleaded guilty to third-degree murder. According to the criminal comp

WPXI - 2018-01-16 23:41:24

Moldy school room alarms Wilkinsburg officials, parents

A room at a Wilkinsburg school was covered in mold. But top school officials did not know about it until Action News Investigates told them. Officials said students are not at risk, but some parents said they are angry that they had to learn about the mold from Action News Investigates. Pictures s

WTAE.COM - 2018-01-16 23:14:00

List of closed state roads in Crawford County updated by PennDOT

The following state roads in the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation's northwest region are closed to through traffic due to flooding and flood damage. Crawford County Route 322 is closed from Route 6 in the City of Meadville to Franklin Pike in West Mead Township Route 2040 (Spring Street)

MEADVILLE TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 21:17:00

DeWitt Best Buy guard threatened with knife during PlayStation robbery; suspect arrested

DEWITT, N.Y. -- A Cortland man was determined to leave the Best Buy in DeWitt with a PlayStation 4 game console this weekend, police said. But when a security guard tried to stop Adam Underwood from leaving the store at 3401 Erie Boulevard E. without paying for the PlayStation 4, DeWitt police say U

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-16 03:28:54

12 News goes inside the Binghamton Zoo for a winter update

BINGHAMTON (WBNG) -- During the winter time safety is top of mind. That includes at the Binghamton Zoo. There, leaders are not only making sure to keep their animals safe, but the staff as well. Some of the animals couldn't be happier with the cold climate, while others prefer the comfort of the wa

WBNG-TV - 2018-01-16 23:07:00

Blaze Pizza coming to the Vestal Parkway

VESTAL (WBNG) -- A pizza chain is set to call the Vestal Parkway home in 2018. A spokesperson with California-based Blaze Pizza confirmed to 12 News Tuesday a location is scheduled to open at 3714 Vestal Parkway East. That location used to be home to a McDonald's restaurant. The spokesperson says mi

WBNG-TV - 2018-01-16 22:46:00

School closed at Port Dickinson Elementary due to water main break

(WBNG) -- There will be no school on Tuesday (1/16) at Port Dickinson Elementary due to a water main break in the village. Chenango Valley Central School District Superintendent Dr. David Gill tweeted the following on Monday night: "There will be no school at Port Dickinson Elementary @CVCSDWarriors

WBNG-TV - 2018-01-16 04:15:00

Bearcats pleased with early conference start

Despite losing 63-46 to Albany on Monday, the BU women are pleased with their early 2-2 start to America East play. Their first four games have been a four point win over Maine, a two point loss to New Hampshire, a five point win over Hartford, and Monday's 17 point loss to Albany. Albany, Hartford

FOX 40 NEWS WICZ TV - 2018-01-17 03:14:00

EPAC's Got Talent seeks region's gifted amateurs

Auditions are Saturday; semifinals and finals are Jan. 26-27 Can you sing? Dance? Play an instrument, tell some jokes, or do some juggling or magic tricks? For its second year, EPAC's Got Talent at the Endicott Performing Arts Center is seeking the region's most skilled amateur entertainers to share

PRESSCONNECTS - 2018-01-16 23:48:36

Fire departments warn about dangers of ice jams

ENDICOTT (WBNG) -- Fire departments are warning about the potential dangers of ice jams following the rescue of an Endicott man on Sunday. Along various parts of the Susquehanna River you might notice some ice jams. Chief Meteorologist Howard Manges explained how ice jams are created by rain and wa

WBNG-TV - 2018-01-16 02:03:00

Kopernik volunteers help visitors look to the skies

Kopernik Observatory & Science Center hosts nearly 1000 guests for the solar eclipse. High tech or low tech they had the eclipse covered. Patrick Oehler/Staff Video January is the first month of the Gregorian calendar. Named after ianua, the Latin word for door, or Janus, the double-faced Roman god

PRESSCONNECTS - 2018-01-17 02:56:01

State trooper involved in Gloucester crash

HAYES, Va. (WVEC) -- A Virginia State Police trooper was hospitalized Tuesday after being involved in a car accident in Gloucester County. State Police said the accident happened around 1 p.m. on Route 17, at the White Marsh Shopping Center. Few details are available at this time, but photos from t

13NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-01-16 19:04:16

House destroyed by fire in Gloucester County

HAYES, Va. - Firefighters responded to a fire at a two-story unoccupied home near Rt. 17. A passerby called Abingdon Volunteer Fire and Rescue at 12:45 a.m. reporting flames coming from the building. AVFR was assisted by Gloucester Volunteer Fire and Rescue Squad. The house was fully involved in fir

WTKR - 2018-01-16 14:12:47

Tuesday Evening Update on Wednesday's Snow

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY The forecast confidence remains high on Wednesday bringing snow, and on the accumulations being in the 1" - 3" range.SNOWFALL AMOUNTS - WED. Although it'll be less than our last snow storm, it'll still be enough snow to disrupt the day to day activities. Roads will be slick

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-01-17 02:52:02

Home goes up in flames in Gloucester County

ORDINARY, Va. (WVEC) -- Crews from the Abingdon Volunteer Fire and Rescue, along with Gloucester Volunteer Fire and Rescue took on a fire that consumed a house early Tuesday morning. AVFR said a passerby called around 12:45 to report flames were coming from a building on Route 17 in Ordinary. Arrivi

13NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-01-16 13:33:00