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Winter weather advisory, flood warnings in effect as snow approaches

Steadier snow moves in as temperatures drop in the afternoon. The evening rush hour could be messy.

Published: Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:41:55 GMT

Westmoreland County flooding: Roads closed, boats used for rescues

A woman had to be rescued by boat after ice jams caused Loyalhanna Creek to overflow its banks Wednesday. PennDOT says many roads are closed in the county.

Published: Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:15:39 GMT

Strip District club shut down after shooting

Pittsburgh police say customers were "hanging from the second-floor balcony" when they responded to the sound of gunfire at a club on 19th Street.

Published: Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:14:08 GMT

Prosecutors, lawmakers speak against Pa. death penalty hiatus

Pennsylvania's highest court said Tuesday it will rule on the legality of Gov. Tom Wolf's month-old death penalty moratorium.

Published: Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:05:45 GMT

Justice Department: No Darren Wilson charges

The Justice Department formally closed its investigation of Ferguson Police officer Darren Wilson, declining to bring criminal charges for the killing of Michael Brown.

Published: Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:01:48 GMT

Forest Hills home invader arrived with fruit basket

A man knocks at a Forest Hills family's door, then forces his way inside with two others who tie the victims up and steal thousands of dollars.

Published: Wed, 04 Mar 2015 17:03:24 GMT

Man found slain near Washington park ID'd

Police in western Pennsylvania are investigating the fatal shooting of a man whose body was found in an alley near a playground.

Published: Wed, 04 Mar 2015 16:40:22 GMT

PA Turnpike to Close Overnight Between Beaver Valley and New Castle Interchanges

The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) advises motorists that the Turnpike will be closed overnight on March 8 in both directions between the Beaver Valley Interchange (Exit #13) and the New Castle Interchange (Exit #10) for bridge work.

Published: Wed, 04 Mar 2015 15:32:00 GMT

Penn State closes it's State College campus

Penn State's main campus is closed for the first time in eight years due to icy roads and forecasts for more snow.

Published: Wed, 04 Mar 2015 15:30:38 GMT

PNC to scale back financing for mountaintop mining companies

Pittsburgh-based PNC Financial Services Group says it will further scale back financing of companies that cut off mountaintops to mine coal.

Published: Wed, 04 Mar 2015 15:26:18 GMT