PITTSBURGH (AP) — A former handyman has pleaded guilty to third-degree murder in the death of a western Pennsylvania woman whose body was found nearly a year after she went missing in 2019.
Douglas Berry, 50, of McKeesport, also pleaded guilty to burglary, theft and receiving stolen property Monday as part of an agreement with Allegheny County prosecutors who agreed to recommend a sentence of 17 to 40 years in state prison.
WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania prosecutor says he will seek the death penalty in the slaying of a worker gunned down as he was making a sandwich for a customer in a convenience store earlier this year.
Even as schools have returned in full swing across the country, complications wrought by the pandemic persist, often falling hardest on those least able to weather them: families without transportation, people with limited income or other financial hardship, people who don't speak English, children with special needs.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A man who police say was handcuffed when he allegedly shot a Pennsylvania police officer three times with a gun police didn't know he had was captured in West Virginia after more than a week on the run, authorities said...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Every Thursday night at the Neville Roller Drome, the Steel City Rollers and other skaters flow out on the floor, some of them performing dance moves, others practicing in a synchronized line...
MCKEESPORT, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a western Pennsylvania man flushed his grandparents' ashes down a toilet after his mother kicked him out of her home...
A Pittsburgh woman injured in an wreck in McKeesport late Thursday died early Friday in a Pittsburgh hospital.
The Allegheny County Medical Examiner's Office identified her as Lori Mulla, 48.
An 72-year-old man was taken to a hospital in critical condition Thursday after being struck by a car at Harrison Village in McKeesport, Allegheny County Police said.
A jury on Monday convicted a man in the 2017 double murder of two sisters in their McKeesport home, according to the Allegheny County District Attorney's Office.
The jury deliberated for less than a day before returning a guilty verdict for 20-year-old Kylee Lankford of McKeesport.
Fendi Brooks knows she will one day have to explain to her young son how his father died.
The boy, now 5, doesn't understand that Brandon Gray, 31, of New Kensington was fatally shot at the Garden Inn in New Stanton three years ago.
Western Pennsylvania's immense impact on the home, industrial and battlefronts during World War II is on display in a special traveling exhibit, "We Can Do It: WWII," at the McKeesport Regional History and Heritage Center.
MCKEESPORT, Pa. (AP) — A volunteer fire department in western Pennsylvania has removed its fire chief after police say he was caught having sex with a teenage girl in the backseat of a car.
McKeesport police found 46-year-old Aaron Powell and the girl in a parking lot on Sunday night.
BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — Whether barnstorming by plane or pounding the pavement, Republican and Democratic candidates for Pennsylvania governor and U.S. Senate spent a whirlwind day of campaigning Monday meant to energize their supporters hours before the start of voting.