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  • Investigators: Plane 'wobbling' before fatal crash 
    Updated: Apr-22-14 12:43 pm
  • WASHINGTON, Pennsylvania - Federal investigators say a witness saw a small plane flying low and "wobbling" moments before it crashed at a southwestern Pennsylvania airport last month, killing a former Ukrainian champion figure skater.

  • Shale gas trucks crash in Pennsylvania 
    Updated: Apr-21-14 6:19 pm
  • WASHINGTON, Pennsylvania - A western Pennsylvania intersection was shut down after crash involving a tractor trailer carrying diesel fuel and two trucks carrying water for natural gas drilling operations.

  • 4 to stand trial for killing girl, 10, in robbery 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 12:13 pm
  • WASHINGTON, Pennsylvania - Four western Pennsylvania men have been ordered to stand trial in the fatal shooting of a 10-year-old girl during an aborted attempt to rob her mother's boyfriend.

  • Venue change sought in western Pa. slaying trial 
    Updated: Apr-04-14 1:22 pm
  • WASHINGTON, Pennsylvania - The trial of a man accused of fatally stabbing his estranged girlfriend two years ago should be moved or heard by a jury from another county, a defense attorney said.

  • Mom of slain Pa. girl, 10, facing cocaine charges 
    Updated: Apr-01-14 9:07 am
  • WASHINGTON, Pennsylvania - The mother of a 10-year-old southwestern Pennsylvania girl who was fatally shot in an apparent home invasion attempt is awaiting trial on charges she sold crack cocaine to an undercover informant.

  • Pittsburgh: 5 free things for visitors to do 
    Updated: Mar-27-14 11:41 am
  • PITTSBURGH - Pittsburgh may have been built around the steel and coal industries, but the once-sooty city now features a beautiful downtown river walk, multi-cultural neighborhoods and restaurants, and even free subway rides.

  • Police seek masked suspect in attack on W. Pa. man 
    Updated: Mar-24-14 9:44 am
  • WASHINGTON, Pennsylvania - State police have been searching for a masked suspect who forced his way into the home of a 69-year-old southwestern Pennsylvania man, then stole his pickup truck.