Turnpike official say the more than 100-mile detour is necessary because of the volume of traffic being re-routed.
More than 500 vehicles were stranded in groups on a 16-mile stretch of the turnpike in Somerset and Bedford counties.
After a family member and neighbor tried to perform CPR on her, Gerloff, who was eight months pregnant, was pronounced dead at the hospital.
Troopers say 25-year-old Jason McIntyre, of Kittanning, was shot by the occupants of a home being robbed about 3:15 a.m. Friday.
A Turnpike spokesman says eastbound lanes in Somerset County reopened Sunday afternoon and westbound lanes reopened shortly before 5 p.m.
Another person trying to dig out their vehicle found the running car.
Some buses were carrying the Duquesne University men’s basketball team and the Temple University gymnastics squad.
Brown doesn’t know whether his dad was a Democrat or an independent. But he’s virtually certain his dad wasn’t a Republican and didn’t like …
State meteorologist Jeff Jumper says accumulations over 12 inches are expected in the southern half of the state.
Forty-six-year-old Andrew Patterson, of Monroeville, must return for sentencing May 25 before a federal judge in Pittsburgh.
A magistrate set Heltzel’s bail Wednesday at $500,000 – more than the amount of the alleged fraud.
A proposal to require natural-gas drillers to reduce methane emissions will help make Pennsylvania a “national leader” in efforts to combat …
Agents who followed up said they found expired products at five of the six CVS stores they visited.
The cause of death will be determined by the Allegheny County Medical Examiner.
Gov. Tom Wolf said the decrease is driven by a law that diverts parole violators to less-expensive halfway houses.
Museum officials say a western Pennsylvania scientist was part of a team that unearthed a new dinosaur in Argentina.
A woman has been arrested after a suspected drunken crash in Pittsburgh that injured six children in her car.
A homeless man sought in the slaying of a shelter employee and wounding of another has surrendered to police in Philadelphia.
Operations are suspended at the mine in Green County.
Penn State officials say police on campus got a call Sunday evening that a father in a family dispute threatened to harm his children, who a…