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Body found in vehicle at Pittsburgh Mills Walmart parking lot

Updated less than a minute ago A man was found dead in a vehicle at the Pittsburgh Mills Walmart parking lot in Frazer, according to the Allegheny County Medical Examiner's office. The man's body was found around 4 p.m. Wednesday. The medical examiner did not release the man's name, but said he

PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW - 2018-01-18 14:30:48

City to pay $5.5 million in settlement with Leon Ford, who was shot by Pittsburgh police

A man who was shot by Pittsburgh police and now uses a wheelchair will receive a $5.5 million payout to settle a lawsuit with the city. Leon Ford Jr., 23, was paralyzed in the shooting during a 2012 traffic stop in Highland Park. His civil lawsuit was set to go to trial next week for a second time,

WTAE.COM - 2018-01-17 19:59:00

Amazon narrows list of cities for second HQ to 20, including Pittsburgh

Amazon announced its shortlist of possible locations for the company's second headquarters on Thursday, and Pittsburgh made the cut. Here is the list of Top 20 cities for Amazon HQ2, in alphabetical order: The final choice for the home of Amazon HQ2 will be announced sometime this year. Amazon plans

WTAE.COM - 2018-01-18 15:03:00

'Get out! Get out!' Neighbor says 'one giant flame' tore through home in East Pittsburgh

The fire marshal has been called to the scene to investigate a fire inside of a row house in East Pittsburgh early Thursday morning. The fire broke out shortly before 3 a.m. at the home on Howard Street. "I heard someone screaming, looking out the window and seen all the flames," said neighbor Mik

WTAE.COM - 2018-01-18 09:42:00

Crime Stoppers: Police Trying To Solve Pittsburgh's First Homicide Of 2018

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) - Pittsburgh Police are asking for help solving the city's first homicide of 2018. It happened on Jan. 9 in North Homewood. Diron Hopwood, 25, was found shot to death. Police say he had just returned home from vacation and had stopped at his grandmother's house. "We have some infor

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-17 23:54:23

Pittsburgh makes short list for Amazon's second headquarters

Amazon has whittled down its list for potential locations for its new headquarters, and Pittsburgh is one of 20 metropolitan areas to make the short list. PITTSBURGH - Amazon has whittled down its list for potential locations for its new headquarters, and Pittsburgh is one of 20 metropolitan areas t

BEAVER COUNTY TIMES - 2018-01-18 17:36:43

Pittsburgh museums, cultural institutions offer free admission in February

A group of Pittsburgh's cultural institutions are joining forces to offer free admission and discounted perks to each other's members. The group includes the Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh, the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium, the Mattress Factory and the Heinz History Center. Discounts include gift s

WPXI - 2018-01-18 21:13:25

Crews Respond To Fire In East Pittsburgh

EAST PITTSBURGH, Pa. (KDKA) - Firefighters were called to the 300 block of Howard Street in East Pittsburgh early Thursday morning. The first crews were called to the scene around 2:30 a.m. Smoke still filled the structure about an hour later. A woman living a few streets away told KDKA-TV she could

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-18 04:52:30

Man possibly connected to May homicide arrested

LEMOORE - Lemoore Police said they have arrested a man wanted in connection to a May 2017 homicide in Lemoore. Police said 23-year-old Isaac Gabriel Gaytan was wanted for his involvement in the gang related homicide of Anthony Andrew Magana that occurred on May 17, 2017. Officials said Magana was st

HANFORD SENTINEL - 2018-01-17 21:46:00

Light rain in Valley, snow at 3,000 feet by Friday

The National Weather Service is reporting a colder storm system will be moving into the Porterville area from the north Thursday night and into Friday morning, bringing more rain and snow levels as low as 3,000 feet. NWS Hanford meteorologist Brian Ochs said that the system will not bring a large am

PORTERVILLE RECORDER - 2018-01-18 14:00:00

Former BCSD teacher aide sentenced to 2 years in prison for sexually assaulting teen

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A former teacher aide within the Bakersfield City School District was sentenced on Thursday for sexually assaulting a teenager last year. Edward Gonzalez will spend two years in Wasco State Prison for sexually assaulting a 15-year-old boy in May 2017. Gonzalez, 26, was convicte

BAKERSFIELD CHANNEL - 2018-01-18 21:10:52

County's Most Wanted: Crystal Lee Williams

Crystal Lee Williams -The San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office asks: Have you seen this woman? Crystal Lee Williams, 37, is wanted for failing to appear for ID theft and a second warrant from the Paso Robles Police Department for possess/purchase for sale a controlled substance. Williams is White

PASOROBLESDAILYNEWS.COM - 2018-01-18 12:49:00

Witness says chaos erupts after surgeon leaves patient following open-heart surgery

Testimony in Fresno surgeon Perez Chaudhry's medical malpractice civil trial began Wednesday with his former lover, who was his physician's assistant, telling the jury that the doctor left the operating room during open-heart surgery. Because Chaudhry left, Bella Albakova testified in Fresno County

FRESNO BEE - 2018-01-18 01:25:00

8 businesses busted during alcohol sales detail

Eight local business owners were cited on allegations they sold alcohol to children during a Tulare County Sheriff's Department decoy operation. For two nights, minors working with deputies went into 28 local business in an attempt to buy alcohol. The operation focused on rural portions of the coun

VISALIA TIMES-DELTA - 2018-01-18 19:16:46

Motorcycle rider dies in solo crash outside of Fresno

A motorcyclist died in a solo-vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon on the outskirts west of Fresno, the California Highway Patrol reported. The motorcyclist was headed west on West Whitesbridge Avenue near South Brawley Avenue about 1:30 p.m. when he crashed, CHP Office Victor Taylor said. There were s

FRESNO BEE - 2018-01-18 00:28:00

Amazon announces HQ2 shortlist. Surprise: Fresno won't be getting 50,000 new jobs

On Thursday, Amazon announced the shortlist of possible sites for its second world headquarters - the so-called HQ2. The list has 20 cities, narrowed down from 238 proposals. Fresno is absent from the list. That shouldn't be overly surprising. Fresno's mayor described the city's proposal to Amazon

FRESNO BEE - 2018-01-18 20:15:00

BREAKING: Police, deputies respond to shooting at apartment complex

Anderson city, county units at scene Updated: 2:03 PM EST Jan 18, 2018 A shooting has called law enforcement officers to an apartment complex in Anderson. The shooting was reported at the Ashford Cove apartments at 201 Miracle Mile Road and Clemson Boulevard, according to Anderson police. Several

WYFF4.COM - 2018-01-18 19:03:00

Clayton schools to remain closed on Friday

JONESBORO - For the third day in a row, students in Clayton County will get the day off. Clayton County Public School officials made the decision to close schools on Friday due to continued "icy conditions on secondary roads throughout the county." Temperatures are expected to dip below freezing on

CLAYTON NEWS DAILY - 2018-01-18 21:01:00

Winter weather closes schools, government, court in Clayton

Many parts of north Georgia received an inch of snow, leaving roads dangerous. (Staff Photo: Heather Middleton) JONESBORO - It's a snow day for many in Clayton County. In addition to school closures, all Clayton County government offices and courts will be closed today. According to the National Wea

CLAYTON NEWS DAILY - 2018-01-17 15:20:00

Gov. Deal declares State of Emergency declared for 83 counties ahead of winter weather

Governor Nathan Deal has issued a state of emergency for nearly a third of the counties in Georgia ahead of expected severe winter weather. Deal issued the notice late Tuesday for 83 counties spanning much of central and north Georgia in response from the latest updates from the National Weather Ser

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-17 06:40:00