A jury acquitted a white former police officer Friday in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager as he was fleeing a high-stakes traffic stop outside Pittsburgh, a confrontation that was captured on video and led to weeks of unrest.
A white Pennsylvania police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black teenager last year goes on trial starting Tuesday in a case that could put him behind bars for life.
Police found a Pennsylvania woman and her teenage daughter in an apartment with the bodies of five relatives they had killed, including three children, authorities said Tuesday
Saturday was Groundhog Day, which means the fabled “Prognosticator of Prognosticators,” Punxsutawney Phil, came out at sunrise for his annual weather prediction at Gobbler’s Knob in Pennsylvania.
A Pennsylvania barber shop is encouraging children to read. On My Take, Clinton Yates is inspired by this practice.
A shooter opened fire during a baby naming ceremony at a Pittsburgh synagogue on Saturday, and city officials said in a press conference that 11 people were killed.
Police are responding to an active shooter at a Pittsburgh, Penn. synagogue.
Bill Cosby’s lawyers want a court to overturn the actor’s conviction and three- to 10-year sentence in his Pennsylvania sex assault case because of what they call a string of trial errors.
A car explosion that rocked downtown Allentown, Pennsylvania, left three males dead, including the likely “perpetrator,” officials said Sunday as federal authorities who are leading the investigation looked ahead to autopsies.
After an investigation revealed decades of child sex abuse and cover-ups by the Roman Catholic clergy in Pennsylvania, Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh is now seeking any information of similar abuse in Maryland schools or “place[s] of worship.”
“I don’t understand how a human person could steal something from an innocent little child. My child hasn’t done anything to anybody,” said 8-year-old Ryan Lewis’ mother. Ryan has cerebral palsy and depends on the wheelchair to get around.
A Roman Catholic high school in Pennsylvania will drop Washington Cardinal Donald Wuerl’s name amid a grand jury report detailing sexual abuse of children by priests.
A school employee at Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic High School reported the vandalism to the school’s sign shortly after 7 a.m. Monday.
The 27-year-old Lancaster, Pennsylvania, man shot in the back with a Taser as he sat on the curb said he doesn’t believe the incident was racially motivated but was caused by incompetence.
A razor’s edge separated Democrat Conor Lamb and Republican Rick Saccone early Wednesday in their closely watched special election in Pennsylvania, where a surprisingly strong bid by first-time candidate Lamb severely tested Donald Trump’s sway in a GOP stronghold.
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