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Pouliot scores in debut, Pens beat Panthers

Derrick Pouliot scored in his NHL debut and Sidney Crosby had a third-period goal for the Pittsburgh Penguins in a 3-1 victory over the Florida Panthers on Saturday night.

Published: Sun, 21 Dec 2014 03:46:15 GMT

2 NYPD officers 'assassinated'; shooter dead

Officer Rafael Ramos sat in the driver's seat. Officer Wenjian Liu was at his side. The two cops weren't at their usual precinct -- normally, the pair was assigned to downtown Brooklyn, but they were working a "critical response" detail in an area wit...

Published: Sun, 21 Dec 2014 03:09:13 GMT

Police search for missing nurse from South Side

Pittsburgh police are asking for help to find a 22-year-old South Side man who hasn't been seen for days.

Published: Sun, 21 Dec 2014 02:53:45 GMT

Grocery stores in Monroeville, Plum robbed minutes apart

A Shop 'n Save store is robbed Saturday, shortly after a Giant Eagle store is robbed just a few miles away.

Published: Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:59:40 GMT

Police warn North Huntingdon residents following rash of break-ins

Police have issued a warning after a rash of break-ins in North Huntingdon Township.

Published: Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:03:22 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 18:21:12 GMT

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

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