The state argues that allowing the interviews could give the inmates too much "notoriety and influence" among fellow prisoners.

Man convicted in double slaying

Andre Lamar Davis, 22, of Pittsburgh was found guilty in Allegheny County Court on Tuesday in the deaths of Angela Proctor, 51, and Manning …

John Travolta appears backstage during the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre on Sunday, March 2, 2014, in Los Angeles.  (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)

Travolta apologizes for flubbing name

On Sunday night’s Academy Awards show, Travolta took the stage and introduced Idina Menzel, but he seemed to say “Adele Dazeem” instead.

cats need new homes

19 cats need new homes

The sudden closure of a cat shelter has left volunteers scrambling to find homes for 19 cats.