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Catholic diocese warns against 2 outside groups

The Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh warns parishioners against worshipping with the Society of St. Pius X or Roman Catholic Womenpriests, two local groups that it says violate church dogma.

Published: Fri, 28 Nov 2014 18:53:12 GMT

Woman's death confirmed as cyanide poisoning

She was reportedly a researcher for Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC. Police and the Allegheny County medical examiner are investigating her death.

Published: Fri, 28 Nov 2014 18:49:43 GMT

Oops! Woman drops cocaine in police station

Police say the 23-year-old was only patted for weapons when being cited for public drunkenness, but she returned to report being harassed -- and the drugs fell out.

Published: Fri, 28 Nov 2014 18:00:54 GMT

Candy distribution center ravaged by fire

Fannie May Fine Chocolates is a division of 1-800-Flowers.com Inc. Some orders for chocolates have been halted after fire gutted a candy warehouse and distribution center Thursday.

Published: Fri, 28 Nov 2014 17:59:50 GMT

Mexican consulate among Austin gunman's targets

A man shot up a federal courthouse and a Mexican consulate -- which he also seemingly tried to set ablaze -- early Friday before being shot dead outside the Austin, Texas, police headquarters.

Published: Fri, 28 Nov 2014 17:59:07 GMT

Seven Springs, Hidden Valley open for skiing, snowboarding

Western Pennsylvania's two largest ski resorts are celebrating White Friday. Seven Springs and Hidden Valley have opened for the season.

Published: Fri, 28 Nov 2014 17:17:35 GMT

Roads clear after black icy start to Black Friday in Pittsburgh

Portions of the Parkway West were closed in both directions. Some drivers on the Fort Pitt Bridge reported 90-minute delays.

Published: Fri, 28 Nov 2014 17:11:34 GMT

Father of baby born after horrific crash: 'He wasn't supposed to be born like this. We were supposed to be happy'

Jodie Guthrie was killed when she was hit by a car driven by a man who family members said is showing signs of dementia

Published: Fri, 28 Nov 2014 17:00:50 GMT

Pregnant woman hit, killed by car in Rite Aid lot

The victim, 8 1/2 months pregnant, is pinned against a wall outside a North Side pharmacy when an elderly driver jumps the curb.

Published: Fri, 28 Nov 2014 16:49:41 GMT

Thanksgiving holiday closings in Pittsburgh for Friday

Many government offices are closed for the second day in a row because of the Thanksgiving holiday.

Published: Fri, 28 Nov 2014 06:06:24 GMT