22, Feb 2015 - Allegheny, PA Pittsburgh medical professor sentenced to life in wife's poisoning
By Elizabeth Daley PITTSBURGH (Reuters) - A University of Pittsburgh neurological surgery professor was sentenced to life in prison on Wednesday after his first-degree murder conviction in the poisoning death of his wife, who was also a doctor. Dr. Robert Ferrante, 66, appeared before Judge Jeffrey Manning at the Allegheny County Courthouse in Pennsylvania but did not speak on his own behalf ...
10, Oct 2014 - Trial ordered for man accused of groping marshal
PITTSBURGH (AP) - A man has been ordered to stand trial on a charge of having groped a U.S. marshal as she jogged near the Allegheny River in western Pennsylvania.
05, Apr 2014 - Pittsburgh, PA Liquor Control Board concerned about W. Pa. judges
PITTSBURGH—Allegheny County judges too often side with bars that serve alcohol to underage patrons, stay open after 2 a.m. or attract violence when the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board cancels their licenses, forming a "regrettable" pattern that endangers communities, the state agency claims.