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Police investigating home invasion shooting in Richland
A 38-year-old man was shot during what police are investigating as a home invasion at a residence in Richland Township on Thursday night.
Penguins to play exhibition in Johnstown
A group of locked out Pittsburgh Penguins players and the Johnstown Tomahawks will participate in a charity hockey event at the War Memorial Arena on Wednesday.
Police identify child found dead at Somerset County ski resort
State police say a child has been found dead in his sleep at a Somerset County ski resort, but investigators don’t expect foul play.
AP source: Retired Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf dies
A U.S. official says retired Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf, who commanded the U.S.-led international coalition that drove Saddam Hussein's forces out of Kuwait in 1991, has died. He was 78.
Snow, ice slick area roads
Heavy snow has slicked roads across the region, causing several traffic accidents and road restrictions.
Police: NY gunman set 'trap' for firefighters
An ex-con set a car and a house ablaze in his lakeside neighborhood to lure firefighters, then opened fire on them, killing two, engaging in a shootout with police and committing suicide while several homes burned. Authorities used an armored vehicle to evacuate the area.
Update: Man arrested after crash involving stolen car, Johnstown police
At least one Johnstown police officer was injured in an accident in the city’s West End following a chase involving a stolen vehicle.
PBS Coals idling two mines, laying off 138
A major southwestern Pennsylvania mining company says it will idle two of its mines and lay off 138 workers.
Thursday’s announcement by PBS Coals Inc., of Somerset, comes on the heels of a July announcement that it had laid off 225 workers.
Man charged in Altoona child’s arson death found dead in jail
A man jailed who allegedly set a fire that killed a central Pennsylvania toddler last month has been found hanged in his county jail cell.
Blair County Deputy District Attorney Wade Kagarise tells the Altoona Mirror 62-year-old Aaron Dishong died early Friday.
Roethlisberger to start against Chargers
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will start on Sunday against the San Diego Chargers.
- Police investigating home invasion shooting in Richland