Eric L. Sheffler of Unity was walking on Route 819 when a minivan driving north struck him just after midnight.
WTAE-TV and reporter Marcie Cipriani have been sued for ‘defamatory, libelous, slanderous’ comments in a December news report.
Trooper Brian Gross said experts have not been able to determine how Teala Patricia Thompson died.
Ms. Fan died last month as the result of a climbing accident in southwestern British Columbia.
The one-vehicle accident on Route 22 in Murrysville sent two people to the hospital with minor injuries.
The Hempfield mansion had housed bishops for more than half a century.
Teala Thompson of Homewood, the oldest of 10 children, went missing in 1967 when she was 13.
Zachary Wright, was killed shortly after 3 p.m. when he crashed his motorcycle into an SUV in the 4800 block of Old William Penn Highway.
The $700,000 grant will improve Powdermill’s ability to track migratory birds and better analyze Appalachian foliage and fauna.
Over the course of his linguistic career, David Lane learned nearly one language for each decade of his 79 years of life.
Alex Hribal, of Murrysville, was charged with 21 counts each of attempted homicide and aggravated assault stemming from a 2014 knife attack.
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.
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 Greensburg man said he was fired after complaining about discriminatory language at an Adamsburg facility.
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.
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.
Emergency crews from Ligonier Borough and Township, Waterford and Latrobe converged on the flood zone around 10 a.m.
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.
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.
Criminal investigation continues in death of Rostraver woman, who allegedly entered a suicide pact with her husband.
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.