LANSDALE, Pa. (AP) — An 11-mile section of the Pennsylvania Turnpike’s Northeast Extension will be closed for about six hours Sunday while workers do… More »
A grand jury prepared to start examining evidence and hearing from witnesses in the case of a 16-year-old girl raped by two high school football players after an alcohol-fueled party last summer.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The daughter of Cuban President Raul Castro will travel to Philadelphia to accept an award for her gay rights advocacy.
Officials… More »
A Youngstown man was sentenced Tuesday for strangling his wife to death in 2011.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A state Senate committee’s first hearing on Gov. Tom Corbett’s effort to liberalize Pennsylvania’s beer, wine and liquor laws featured… More »
MOSCOW (AP) — A court in the Siberian city of Perm has convicted seven people in connection with a nightclub fire that killed 156, sentencing them to prison terms of four to nearly 10 years.
The December 2009
HUNTINGDON, Pa. (AP) — A prosecutor says crews have continued to search for the remains of a woman missing since 1999 on a central… More »
A beer festival is being planned for October in downtown Youngstown.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s jailing of former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko was a politically motivated violation of her rights, Europe’s human rights court ruled on Tuesday, dealing a harsh blow to President Viktor Yanukovych who has insisted
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s foreign minister is insisting that use of chemical weapons in Syria would also be a “red line” for Tehran, but suggests rebel forces should be investigated rather than the Islamic Republic’s allies in
President Barack Obama strongly suggested Tuesday he’d consider military action against Syria if it can be confirmed that President Bashar Assad’s government used chemical weapons in the two-year-old civil war.
OSLO, Norway (AP) — Do you enjoy the outdoors and have strong vocal cords? If so, Norway might have a summer job for you: three weeks in the Arctic wilderness spotting polar bears.
The governor’s office on the
BETHEL PARK, Pa. (AP) — Police don’t expect to file charges against the owner of a Pittsburgh-area music store who fatally shot a man… More »
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A married father from western Pennsylvania will spend 14 to 28 years in prison for using phony Facebook profiles to pose… More »
SAVAR, Bangladesh (AP) — The heat in the rubble was sweltering. It closed in on his body like the darkness around him, making it hard to breathe. Working by the faint glow of a flashlight, he slithered through
LONDON (AP) — Archaeologists who unearthed the skeleton of England’s King Richard III under a municipal parking lot say they want to dig up a 600-year-old stone coffin found nearby.
University of Leicester scientists say they hope to
OHIOVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man has been charged with sending sexually explicit photos of his ex-girlfriend to her fiance while also… More »
CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi says that there will be no further privatization of state-owned companies.
Egypt’s economy is hard hit by the more than two years of turmoil since the ouster of longtime president Hosni
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A former Ohio Little League baseball administrator has been sentenced to six months in jail for child pornography.
Fifty-year-old Roger… More »
Youngstown State University President Cynthia Anderson gave her final state of the university address on Tuesday. Click here to watch her address in its entirety.