Alex Hribal, of Murrysville, was charged with 21 counts each of attempted homicide and aggravated assault.
Edward Friday, 80, of Rostraver told police he helped his wife cut her throat and is charged with criminal homicide.
Alex Hribal was to have faced trial Aug. 1 in Westmoreland County Common Pleas Court, but the case has been postponed to Oct. 3.
Theresa L. Sager, 19, dies after losing control of her vehicle on Nittany Lane.
Federal regulators are ordering Spectra Energy to perform more tests and repairs along segments of its Texas Eastern pipeline.
Police continue to investigate where Laura Hoover, who died in May on the day she was to graduate from high school, got the drugs.
A driver turned into the path of Daniel S. Baranski, 42, on SR 31 at Buttermore Road.
During his first twelve months on the job Bishop Malesic hosted 11 regional masses throughout several counties.
State police claim Dolores June Heard ignored her diabetic symptoms and knew the risks of driving before she lost control.
Patients denied opioids are turning to heroin — and dying from it — but officials maintain that painkiller use must drop.
The Greensburg man said he was fired after complaining about discriminatory language at an Adamsburg facility.
Plus, It’s a Natural Thang holds natural hair meetup day, Design Fest in Mellon Square Park continues and vote now for the Style Awards.
The accident on Route 981 happened at 3:29 a.m., according to a Westmoreland County emergency dispatcher.
Carnegie Mellon University testers use more technology than Tesla, whose vehicle was involved in the first self-driving fatality.
The teacher was charged by O'Hara police Tuesday with four counts each of indecent exposure and open lewdness, all misdemeanors.
If the county OKs the sale, the $67 million paid to the township would prevent a tax increase and raise money for firefighting efforts.
Locals will mark this holiday weekend that marks our nation’s birth in Adams’ style with picnics, parades and “illuminations” in the night.
Joseph V. Loughner, 51, reached an agreement with the county district attorney's office that spared him a trial on felony charges.
County emergency officials said occupants of a home on North Third Street in West Newton escaped.
The coroner’s office said the boy was in the backseat of a vehicle that was stopped at a red light when the crash occurred.
A date is set for Aug. 1, but Alex Hribal, accused of attacking his classmates in 2014, could enter a plea before then.
A 15-year-old boy accidentally shot himself in the head this evening in Westmoreland County, police said.
Route 22 in Salem was shut down for several hours following the accident that involved a tractor-trailer.
County emergency officials said the crash was reported around 11:30 a.m. in Salem near the Lamplighter Restaurant.
A Penn Hills man has been charged with first degree murder in the shooting death of a Pittsburgh man in Westmoreland County.
Emergency crews from Ligonier Borough and Township, Waterford and Latrobe converged on the flood zone around 10 a.m.
The little-known musical finished on top at the awards ceremony for high school musical theater among 28 Allegheny County schools.
Cindy “C.J.” Jaynes, who was born in Greensburg and raised in Vandergrift, became the 79th woman to achieve the rank of rear admiral.
Some 500 volunteers began the 150-mile, three-day Law Enforcement Torch Run on Tuesday to kick off the Special Olympics.
The elderly woman was flown to a Pittsburgh hospital and was in serious condition Monday night.
Driver remained entrapped in the vehicle more than hour after the 10 p.m. accident
A 17-year-old Allegheny Township girl who was found in the driver’s seat of a car in a driveway about 300 feet from her home early Thursday.
A Westmoreland County borough has installed an electronic memorial that has space to list hundreds of thousands of veterans’ names.
Criminal investigation continues in death of Rostraver woman, who allegedly entered a suicide pact with her husband.
Laura Hoover, a senior scheduled to graduate from Burrell High School, was found dead in her car near her home.
An 82-year-old woman died Tuesday after she apparently entered a suicide pact with her husband, who survived.
In Lower Burrell, the young mayor for the day and other officials declare May 25 Donation Awareness Day throughout Westmoreland County.
State declares ”Code Orange” air pollution day due to high smog levels and is urging young and elderly to restrict outdoor activities.
For its 60th anniversary, Idlewild & SoakZone is introducing a new Enchanted Castle to its Story Book Forest, along with a new princess.
Police said the suspect jumped into a minivan with a knife Thursday afternoon while a mother and her toddler were inside.
The supervisor said the call came in shortly before 6 a.m.
Nada M. Leonard, 76, was found dead about 4:50 p.m. in a field in the 3700 block of Old William Penn Highway.
Jesse Callender, 26, of Colorado faces charges of attempted homicide, aggravated assault, terroristic threats and other offenses.
Alex Hribal was 16 when police said he carried out the knife attack on April 9, 2014.
More than 200 people turned out for a meeting concerned about health, safety, and travel restrictions around the site of the blast in Salem.
Common Pleas Judge Christopher A. Feliciani denied a petition from attorney Patrick Thomassey to move Alex Hribal's case to juvenile court.
Local residents are worried about contamination and pipeline safety, says township supervisor Ken Trumbetta.
The crash happened on Route 119 and East Hills Street in Youngwood, just outside of New Stanton.
The “quiet woman” from Arnold was 113 when she passed away today in Greensburg.
Jesse Callender, was placed in the Westmoreland County Jail today on charges stemming from an April incident.