Former Speaker Kevin McCarthy is resigning from Congress snd will leave at the end of this year, he announced the Wall Street Journal in an op-ed published Wednesday.
Jurors called to the Westmoreland County Courthouse looking for some grub Monday didn’t have to brave the weather to get a meal. Caffe Market Express, a new restaurant on the Upper Park level of the courthouse, welcomed more than 170 jurors and hundreds of Westmoreland employees on its first day
The large first responder presence in the area stretches to Shaler Area High School.
Quarterback Kenny Pickett sustained an ankle injury midway through the second quarter of the Steelers’ game against the Cardinals.
Quarterback Mitch Trubisky took over in his absence and finished the game 11-of-17 for 117 yards and a touchdown. He also lost a fumble.
A man has died and two others, including a British man, have been injured in a knife and hammer attack on a street in central Paris.
The attack occurred near the Eiffel Tower shortly before 21:00 local time (20:00 GMT) on Saturday.
A 26-year-old French national known to security services has been arrested and anti-terrorism prosecutors have opened an investigation.
Officials confirmed that the man killed was a German national.
France’s Interior Minister Gérald Darmanin said the victim was with his wife when he was attacked and fatally stabbed on Quai de Grenelle.
He said the wife’s life was saved by the intervention of a taxi driver and that the suspect fled across a nearby bridge spanning the River Seine.
The man then attacked two more people, hitting one in the eye with a hammer, the minister said.
PITTSBURGH — A New Florence man was arrested Thursday after an infant was hospitalized with broken bones and severe bruising, according to the Westmoreland County District Attorney’s Office.
Christopher McClellan Timko, 30, is charged with two counts of aggravated assault of a child, endangering the welfare of children and obstruction.
State police said they were notified on Wednesday of a 2-month-old who was admitted to UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh with serious injuries.
Emergency crews were called to the scene of a school bus crash in Murrysville Thursday afternoon.
The scammer called the woman, who lives in Lawrence County, pretending to be with Publishers Clearing House. He told the woman she had won $3 million.
Consumers should check their crisper drawers before digging into store-bought fruit in the wake of a brand-new recall.
The NFL has announced the date and time for the Steelers’ Week 15 game against the Indianapolis Colts.
On Thursday, the NFL said the game at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis on Dec. 16 will kick off at 4:30 p.m. The game date and time were previously listed as TBD. The game will air on KDKA-TV.
Police said the threat appears to be unfounded.
Former United States Secretary of State Henry Kissinger died on Wednesday at his home in Connecticut at the age of 100, Kissinger Associates, Inc said in a statement.
Fire crews were called to the scene of a blaze in Washington County Wednesday.
Dispatchers tell Pittsburgh’s Action News 4 that the fire broke out around 12:30 p.m. in the 500 block of Mt. Tabor Road in Long Branch.Over a dozen fire crews have been called to the scene.
No injuries have been reported.
Britney Goodwine, 32, is facing multiple charges
The incident happened on Thanksgiving Day, with police releasing information on Tuesday.
Investigators said troopers tried to pull over a vehicle for a traffic violation in the southbound lanes of I-79 in Mercer County.
Police said the vehicle did not stop and a 45-mile high speed chase continued, with state police in Butler using stop sticks south of exit 99.
A woman died Wednesday after being struck by a UPMC shuttle bus in Pittsburgh’s Oakland neighborhood.
The Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Officer later identified the woman as Emily Watson, 29, of Pittsburgh.
One month after announcing the closure of more than 150 stores nationwide, Rite Aid is adding 32 more to that list.
The company submitted a list of additional closures in a court filing. Two of those closures are in the Pittsburgh area: 623 Smithfield Street in downtown and 4934 Second Avenue in Hazelwood.Advertisement
Nine stores are either closing or have already closed in the Pittsburgh region. The list includes these stores:
- Stevenson Boulevard, New Kensington
- Brighton Avenue, Rochester
- Library Road, Bethel Park
- University Boulevard, Moon Township
- Saw Mill Run Boulevard, Pittsburgh
- Keeport Drive, Baldwin Borough
- Route 30, Hempfield Township
- William Penn Highway, Murrysville
- Wilmington Road, New Castle
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BRADDOCK HILLS, Pa. — A $1 million winning scratch-off lottery ticket was sold at a convenience store in Allegheny County.
Braddock Hills Mini Mart on Brinton Road will earn a $5,000 bonus for selling the ticket.
The winning ticket, $1 Million Money Tree, is a $20 game that offers top prizes of $1 million.
The victim was injured and treated at the scene, while one of the kids was hurt after the victim defended himself.
Date: November 26, 2023
Incident Type: Collision
Location: Zone 2
Just before 11:30 p.m., Police. Fire, and EMS were dispatched to the Liberty Bridge for a two-vehicle collision.
A driver was headed inbound on the bridge when she attempted to make a lane change. The male driver of the vehicle she was trying to overtake swerved into the outbound lane, hitting a vehicle head on. Medics transported him to the hospital in critical condition after his vehicle flipped on its side.
The female driver of the outbound vehicle was transported to the hospital in serious condition.
The Collision Investigation Unit responded to investigate. The driver of the first vehicle remained at the scene and provided information to police.
The bridge was closed to traffic while the investigation was underway.
CINCINNATI — With 5:17 remaining in the Pittsburgh Steelers‘ first game since offensive coordinator Matt Canada’s dismissal, running back Najee Harris took a handoff from quarterback Kenny Pickett and cut to the outside.
With a 13-yard run, Harris carried the Steelers over 400 yards, a threshold they hadn’t seen in 58 regular-season games. Not only did the Steelers break that streak in their 16-10 win against the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday — they also outgained an opponent (424 yards to the Bengals’ 222) for the first time all season.
PITTSBURGH — At least one person has been taken to a hospital after a crash on the Liberty Bridge in Pittsburgh.
Allegheny County dispatchers say they received the call for the crash at 11:17 p.m.
Channel 11 observed a white jeep on its side on the bridge. Another vehicle sat on the other side of the road with heavy damage.
CLAIRTON, Pa. — A man was taken to a hospital after a shooting in Clairton.
Police were called to the 500 block of Elm Street at 7:49 p.m. on Saturday.
When officers arrived they found a man who had been shot in the leg. He is currently listed in stable condition.
Israel has received a list of hostages to be freed from Gaza on Saturday by Palestinian militant group Hamas, officials said, following the release of 24 hostages the previous day, the first of a planned four-day truce.
Natalie Weber is facing several charges, including not observing the right of way of pedestrians and failing to stop after allegedly hitting Kelda Gorman on Nov. 13.
HAVE YOU SEEN HER? Bentleyville police are looking for a woman they say has nearly a dozen active warrants in several local counties.
BENTLEYVILLE, Pa. — Bentleyville police are looking for a woman they say has nearly a dozen active warrants in several local counties.
According to police, Megan Lynn Trombetta has 11 active warrants in Washington, Fayette and Westmoreland counties.
Trombetta is known to frequent Uniontown, Belle Vernon and Monessen, according to police.
On the 60th anniversary of President Kennedy’s assassination, about two-thirds of Americans think there was more than one person involved in the murder, but there is little consensus about who that was.
PITTSBURGH — Primanti Bros. is giving away free beer on Black Friday at all Pennsylvania locations.
On Nov. 24, customers can enjoy one 12 oz. bottle for free while supplies last, the restaurant announced.
“We’ve all seen the sign that says, ‘Free Beer Tomorrow,’” Primanti Bros. CEO Adam Golomb said. “Well, tomorrow is here. Or it will be – this Friday, November 24. We look forward to kicking off the holiday season with our loyal fans.”