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Police release identity of man killed in North Huntingdon crash
Police release identity of man killed in North Huntingdon crash

Sign up for one of our email newsletters.Updated 3 hours ago North Huntingdon police identified the victim of a fatal crash Monday as Loren Steele, 21, of Westmoreland City. Police said Steele was driving a Honda Civic at 7:40 a.m. on Route 993 when he crossed...

Mayor wants steep tax on sugary beverages for ambitious education agenda
Mayor wants steep tax on sugary beverages for ambitious education agenda

CaptionCloseSeattle Mayor Ed Murray uses state-of-the-city speech to propose a two-cents per ounce tax on sugar sweetened beverages..Seattle Mayor Ed Murray uses state-of-the-city speech to propose a two-cents per ounce tax on sugar sweetened beverages..Seattle...

Guy Fieri gives back to Ferndale Elementary School teacher
Guy Fieri gives back to Ferndale Elementary School teacher
NJSIAA Region 5 wrestling: What you need to know
NJSIAA Region 5 wrestling: What you need to know
Seattle ranks high for expensive rent
Seattle ranks high for expensive rent
Fort Hood soldier from Massachusetts dies in Iraq
Fort Hood soldier from Massachusetts dies in Iraq

CaptionCloseBOSTON (AP) — A Fort Hood soldier originally from Massachusetts has died in Iraq.The Pentagon on Tuesday said the death Monday of 21-year-old Pfc. Brian Odiorne was not combat related.The Ware resident died in Al Anbar Province in support...

Body wrapped in a blanket found on 101 in Thousand Oaks
Body wrapped in a blanket found on 101 in Thousand Oaks

Authorities are investigating a body found wrapped in a blanket Tuesday morning in the center divider on the northbound 101 Freeway in Thousand Oaks, authorities said.A passerby reported seeing the body about 7:17 a.m. on the freeway near Rancho Road, said...

Suspect in Whittier cop killing, East LA slaying was AB 109 probationer
Suspect in Whittier cop killing, East LA slaying was AB 109 probationer
United, American begin selling cheaper economy-class fare
United, American begin selling cheaper economy-class fare
Mayor asks governor to declare San Antonio a disaster area in wake of tornado damage
Mayor asks governor to declare San Antonio a disaster area in wake of tornado damage
Breitbart's Milo Yiannopoulos resigns following outrage over his past comments about pedophilia
Breitbart's Milo Yiannopoulos resigns following outrage over his past comments about pedophilia

Milo Yiannopoulos, the incendiary writer and commentator who helped make Breitbart News a leading organ of the "alt-right," resigned from the news organization Tuesday after a video of him endorsing pedophilia surfaced online over the weekend.Yiannopoulos...

Remember the Alamo funding? It may be a fight.
Remember the Alamo funding? It may be a fight.

CaptionCloseAUSTIN - Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush fielded questions about funding the Alamo project at a Tuesday hearing by House budget writers. In light of the state’s tight revenue picture, some members of the budget subcommittee asked...

It’s not just you, Seattle – this has been a rainy winter
It’s not just you, Seattle – this has been a rainy winter
Bodega assault suspect still at large
Bodega assault suspect still at large
Police charge Youngwood woman in prostitution sting
Police charge Youngwood woman in prostitution sting
Mt. Pleasant to revist 'controversial' ordinance on rental inspections
Mt. Pleasant to revist 'controversial' ordinance on rental inspections

Sign up for one of our email newsletters.Updated 1 hour ago Mt. Pleasant officials are re-evaluating the borough's ordinance governing inspections of residential rental units. Council agreed this month to suspend enforcement and penalties until Sept....

Sewickley Township police arrest man on DUI charges year after crash
Sewickley Township police arrest man on DUI charges year after crash

Sign up for one of our email newsletters.Updated 36 minutes ago An Allegheny County man allegedly was drunk when he crashed the motorcycle he was driving in Sewickley Township last year, seriously injuring his female passenger, police said after arresting...

University of Houston doctoral candidate finds Whitman novel
University of Houston doctoral candidate finds Whitman novel
Texas police arrive to find alleged intruder wearing homeowner's Betty Boop pajamas
Texas police arrive to find alleged intruder wearing homeowner's Betty Boop pajamas
US to expand pool of people targeted for deportation
US to expand pool of people targeted for deportation
Santa Rosa police arrest gang member, find guns, drugs
Santa Rosa police arrest gang member, find guns, drugs

Santa Rosa police Monday arrested a convicted gang member and found three guns and drugs in an east Santa Rosa home, according to police.Alejandro Rivera Perez, 25, was arrested at a Deturk Avenue home police searched as part of a probation investigation,...

The Latest: Victim co-founded Texas energy consulting firm
The Latest: Victim co-founded Texas energy consulting firm

CaptionCloseAUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Latest on a plane crash in Australia that killed the Australian pilot and four American tourists (all times local):12:30 p.m.An energy consulting firm in Austin, Texas, says its former CEO and co-founder was one...

SWAT raid nets PCP, meth, crack, Xanax, pot, stolen guns, multiple arrests at E. Texas home
SWAT raid nets PCP, meth, crack, Xanax, pot, stolen guns, multiple arrests at E. Texas home
Famous New Hope landmark Chez Odette to return as luxury hotel
Famous New Hope landmark Chez Odette to return as luxury hotel
Wounded gang member ends up at Ralphs in North Hollywood
Wounded gang member ends up at Ralphs in North Hollywood