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Defense rests in Boston bombing case

The defense in the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev rested Tuesday afternoon after presenting only four witnesses. Closing arguments are scheduled for Monday. The defense case lasted less than two days, while the prosecution presented ...

Published: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 20:13:33 GMT

March liquor law violations: Is your local bar on the list?

The Pennsylvania State Police Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement has issued the following citations this month for alleged violations.

Published: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 20:03:43 GMT

Governor answers Pennsylvanians' questions on Facebook

Hundreds of written questions expressing different viewpoints were submitted for Wolf's "Facebook Town Hall" on Tuesday, but they were distilled into about a dozen questions that an aide read to the governor in the style of an interview.

Published: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 19:45:51 GMT

Gracie the dog finds forever home after therapy

Her legs still don't work, but this beagle mix has come a long way since being found alone, emaciated and partially paralyzed on the side of a road in Penn Hills two months ago.

Published: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 19:35:41 GMT

Husband of Norwin teacher in drug case accused of trying to intimidate informant

The husband of a Norwin High School teacher facing drug charges is arrested on related charges, including witness intimidation, for allegedly trying to meet with the informant in his wife's case.

Published: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 19:12:16 GMT

Rolling Stones 'ZIP Code' tour coming to Pittsburgh

The Rolling Stones are zipping across North America again, and Pittsburgh is one of just 15 cities they'll visit during their 2015 stadium tour announced Tuesday.

Published: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:38:45 GMT

Worker rescued after hours in trench in Butler County

Rescue crews converged on a housing construction site in Forward Township to save a man who became trapped in a trench Tuesday morning.

Published: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:28:22 GMT

Pittsburgh to host Four Seasons representatives for talks on new hotel

Four Seasons representatives will be scouting Pittsburgh locations for a potential hotel and were expected to meet with city leaders Tuesday.

Published: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:20:16 GMT

Pittsburgh City Council: Mike Lange day

Councilman Gilman will honor Lange for 40 years of sports commentary, declares Mike Lange Day in the City of Pittsburgh

Published: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 14:28:36 GMT

Tombstone dealer pleads to taking $90K, not filling orders

The former owner of a suburban Pittsburgh tombstone company pleaded guilty Monday to charges he failed to deliver on orders after taking more than $90,000 from 51 grieving families.

Published: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 12:37:25 GMT