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Donations pour in for charities left off Toys for Tots list

On Thursday night, Theresa Germany had nothing to give to the more than 400 children her charity, Sisters Helping Sisters, had planned to provide Christmas gifts. But by Friday night, she had a room full of presents, and more were pouring in.

Published: Sat, 20 Dec 2014 04:02:57 GMT

Man dies in Washington County fire

Authorities with the City of Washington Fire Department said a man died in a fire at the Washington Arbors Friday.

Published: Sat, 20 Dec 2014 03:58:44 GMT

Mad about N. Korea? Hack back, group says

Jo Jin-hye, who escaped North Korea, wanted to watch "The Interview." The comedy lampoons North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, whose dynasty she loathes.

Published: Sat, 20 Dec 2014 03:52:20 GMT

Former legislator says Jonny Gammage case sparked some progress

A former state legislation says the 1995 death of Jonny Gammage during a traffic stop with five white officers in Pittsburgh sparked a positive change in the law.

Published: Fri, 19 Dec 2014 23:38:05 GMT

Perryopolis police Officer Richard Champion laid to rest

Perryopolis Police Officer Richard Champion was surrounded by dozens of police officers before and after his funeral.

Published: Fri, 19 Dec 2014 23:15:05 GMT

Court lawyer: No new improprieties in email trove

A lawyer hired by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court to review pornographic emails and other email communication between justices and the state attorney general's office says he found no improper discussion of cases...

Published: Fri, 19 Dec 2014 23:14:46 GMT

Trial continues for woman who took dying man's dog

The trial continued for a Pittsburgh woman charged with stealing a cancer-stricken man's dog, whose attorney says she was justified in having the animal euthanized.

Published: Fri, 19 Dec 2014 23:14:15 GMT

Sandusky won't get his pension back

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky has lost a legal battle to restore his $4,900-a-month pension, a benefit that was canceled two years ago after he was sentenced for child molestation.

Published: Fri, 19 Dec 2014 19:42:50 GMT

Icy roads, cold causing school delays, wrecks

Freezing rain and wind chills in the teens have prompted school delays in western Pennsylvania, and scattered vehicle accidents, including an overturned tractor-trailer on Interstate 79 north of the city.

Published: Fri, 19 Dec 2014 19:28:04 GMT

Man working on roof in Pittsburgh killed in fall

Pittsburgh police say a man has died after falling from the roof of a home on which he was working in icy conditions.

Published: Fri, 19 Dec 2014 17:29:34 GMT