Tue, 16 Jul 2019

Firefighters In Beaver County Fight Two Fires, Series Of Gas Leaks

Residents in the Rochester area were asked twice to close all windows and doors after a chlorine gas leak and ...

Police Search For Man After Lawrenceville Drug Bust

Police seized illegal guns, drugs, cash and drug packaging materials after executing a search warrant in Lawrenceville. ...

Bridgeville Police Throw Surprise Party For 11-Year-Old Who Loves Law Enforcement

The Bridgeville Police made an 11-year-old police fan very happy after surprising him with a mini-party at their department. ...

Ohio Driver In Critical Condition After Rear-Ending Hay Baler On The Highway

The Ohio State Highway Patrol says a man was seriously hurt when he slammed his car into the back of ...

Love At First Bite- Primanti Bros. Marries 11 Couples In Strip District

For eleven couples, today might have been the most Pittsburgh way to get married. ...

Former Pittsburgh Firefighter Facing Several Charges Following SWAT Situation

A woman was rescued after being assaulted in a Brighton Heights home prior to the Pittsburgh Police SWAT team arriving. ...

Baby Born On July 11 At 7-11, Weighing 7 Pounds, 11 Ounces

A baby was born on 7-11, at 7:11 and weight 7 pounds, 11 ounces. ...

Over $100,000 Raised For Epilepsy Research At 31st Annual Run-Walk

Nearly 2,000 people gathered on the North Shore for the 31st Annual Pittsburgh Epilepsy Run-Walk. ...

Martes Two Home Runs Not Enough, Pirates Lose To Cubs 10-4

The Cubs chased Pirates pitcher Jordan Lyles in the first inning and beat the Pirates 10-4. ...

Kennywoods Steel Curtain Closes Early Due To Technical Difficulties

Due to a technical difficulty, Kennywood's newest coaster closed early Saturday night. ...

Police Investigating Deadly Shooting In McKeesport

Police are investigating a shooting that took place on Beacon Street in McKeesport. ...

Police Searching For Suspect After Car Chase On Mt. Washington

Police are searching for a man that allegedly beat up a woman and then led officers on a chase. ...

Two People Taken To The Hospital After Shots Fired In Northview Heights

Pittsburgh Police responded to a shots fired call early Sunday morning in Northview Heights. ...

Police Responding To Shooting At Nova Place

Police are responding to a shooting that took place at Nova Place. ...

Pittsburgh Weather- Pittsburgh Sees Sun Before Tropical Storm Barry Moves North

The sunshine is sticking with us for another day or two before tropical storm Barry makes its way to the ...

Ed Sheeran Reveals Hes Married To His Childhood Friend

Ed Sheeran has revealed that he's a married man. ...

JCPenney Employee Steals More Than $1,600 In Cash From Butler Mall

A woman allegedly stole over $1,600 in cash from the JCPenney at a local mall. ...

Steel Curtain Reopens After Technical Difficulties

Kennywood says the Steel Curtain is back up and running after an early closure yesterday. ...

Off-Duty Officer Shot Multiple Times In Homewood

Police are investigating the shooting of an off-duty officer in Homewood that took place early Sunday morning. ...

Man Sits On Top Of Blast Furnace For More Than 21 Hours, Refuses To Come Down

Authorities say a man climbed to the top of a blast furnace and refused to come down, prompting evacuation of ...

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Israel increases fleet of F-35 fighter jets to sixteen

TEL AVIV, Israel - Israel has taken delivery of two more brand new F-35 "Adir" jet fighters.The two new jets ...

Williamson and team do New Zealand proud, writes UAE newspaper

"It just wasn't meant to be.""Given the heartbreaking circumstances of Sunday's Cricket World Cup final defeat, New Zealand captain Kane ...

Human Rights Watch says new Trump rule unfair to asylum seekers

WASHINGTON, DC - The new rule that the Trump administration announced on Monday effectively bars from asylum nearly anyone who ...

U.S. ICE agents begin rounding up illegal immigrants

Nationwide raids across the United States, aimed at rounding up 2,000 immigrants in the country illegally for possible deportation got ...

14 dead after building collapses in Kumarhatt in India

SOLAN, Himachal Pradesh, India - As many as 14 people, including thirteen Army personnel were killed and 28 others injured ...

Widespread floods in Nepal lead to death and destruction

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Search and rescue operations are occurring across Nepal as the southeast Asian nation continues to be hit ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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