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Russia moving anti-aircraft missiles to Syria

Tensions in the Middle East have escalated after Turkey shot down a Russian warplane, with the Turkish President accusing Russia of deceit and Moscow announcing it would deploy anti-aircraft missiles to Syria. Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu sa...

Published: Thu, 26 Nov 2015 07:41:37 GMT

Turnpike travelers brave traffic for Thanksgiving trips

The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission predicts 3 Million drivers will travel the turnpike during Thanksgiving weekend, with 600,000 traveling Wednesday. 

Published: Thu, 26 Nov 2015 05:28:22 GMT

7-year-old boy living with autism found wandering Wilkinsburg streets after school

When Tomeka Lawhorn’s 7-year-old son living with autism didn’t come home from school, she knew something wasn’t right.

Published: Thu, 26 Nov 2015 03:31:34 GMT

Thanksgiving holiday closings and detours in Pittsburgh

Many government offices are closed Thursday and Friday. Buses and the T run on holiday schedules Thursday, and there are detours for the Turkey Trot and the downtown parade Saturday.

Published: Thu, 26 Nov 2015 00:52:47 GMT

Chief: Orders on car chases, deadly force won't keep officers from doing job

Pittsburgh's Action News 4 asks Cam McLay about concerns that his recent directives will make police officers hesitate or not want to engage a suspect when they should.

Published: Thu, 26 Nov 2015 00:27:24 GMT

Woman must pay $600 for throwing rock at drone; says it was self-defense

Video shows Mark Shock's drone going haywire in Springdale Township. He says a woman next door hurled a rock at the remote-controlled craft during a flight.

Published: Wed, 25 Nov 2015 23:51:20 GMT

Puppies found with eyes glued shut, burns on lips

A Westmoreland County animal shelter is trying to find the person who abused two little dogs found in a blue plastic bin near a beer distributor, appearing to be malnourished and dehydrated.

Published: Wed, 25 Nov 2015 23:47:07 GMT

Shoppers might be watched as they hit stores in Westmoreland County

State police in Greensburg and sheriff's deputies are teaming up to deter criminals who might target busy shopping areas.

Published: Wed, 25 Nov 2015 23:26:26 GMT

New, larger downtown ice rink is finally open

The opening of the MassMutual Pittsburgh Ice Rink at PPG Place had been delayed because it was not ready for skaters on Light Up Night.

Published: Wed, 25 Nov 2015 23:18:54 GMT

Holiday travel: Gas is cheap, airport security high

Roads and airports will soon be jam-packed with this Thanksgiving travel period expected to be the busiest in eight years.

Published: Wed, 25 Nov 2015 23:14:25 GMT