All Stories All Stories en-us Copyright - Observer Publishing Company 2015 Cardillo resigns as Canon-McMillan wrestling coach Big Macs had three state medalists, including a state champion this season. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 18:00:13 -0400 Duquesne hires LeBron James’ high school coach PITTSBURGH – Longtime Akron coach Keith Dambrot is heading to Duquesne. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:51:23 -0400 Russian Manafort client: Willing to speak to Congress WASHINGTON (AP) – A Russian billionaire close to President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday he is willing to take part in U.S. congressional hearings to discuss his past business relationship with President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:14:43 -0400 Lawyer says Trump administration moved to squelch testimony WASHINGTON (AP) – A lawyer for former deputy Attorney General Sally Yates wrote in letters last week that the Trump administration was trying to limit her testimony at congressional hearings focused on Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. The hearing was later canceled by the House intelligence committee chairman. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 16:11:42 -0400 A look at the draft one month out And in the first round, the Pittsburgh Steelers select. . . Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:56:54 -0400 Death penalty mulled in alleged assault, death of boy, 4 BUTLER (AP) – Prosecutors in Western Pennsylvania are considering seeking the death penalty against a man accused of having raped and killed his girlfriend’s 4-year-old son at the motel where they had been staying. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:38:51 -0400 Vittone lends his support to mandatory minimum sentencing Washington County District Attorney Gene Vittone is calling for state lawmakers to reinstate mandatory minimum sentences for certain convictions in Pennsylvania. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:16:21 -0400 West Bethlehem notary charged A West Bethlehem Township woman faces hundreds of charges filed Monday by state police after she allegedly failed to file paperwork with the state Department of Transportation in a timely manner as part of her notary business. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:26:14 -0400 Handyman accused of serial child rape hit with new charges DOYLESTOWN (AP) – A suburban Philadelphia handyman accused of serial child rape is facing additional charges involving a sixth child. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:18:04 -0400 Carmichaels school board delays search for new superintendent The Carmichaels Area School Board has tabled its search for a new superintendent in order to save money. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 11:27:25 -0400 Belle Vernon School Board continues work on budget Belle Vernon School Board got an update about the continuing development of the 2017-18 budget. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 11:13:08 -0400 Construction worker crushed by safe deposit box WYNCOTE (AP) – Authorities in suburban Philadelphia say a construction worker was crushed to death by a safety deposit box. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:33:22 -0400 Cecil chief credits passersby with saving lives in fiery crash Cecil Township police are continuing to investigate a fiery, two-vehicle crash that sent five people, including three children, to Pittsburgh hospitals. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:15:56 -0400 Donegal police officer jumps in to help woman stuck in lake A Donegal Township police officer jumped into action Sunday afternoon by going into Dutch Fork Lake to help a woman who had fallen out of a kayak. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:15:45 -0400 Charleroi man accused of impersonating officer A Charleroi man was charged Friday by Charleroi Regional police with impersonating a public servant after he reportedly claimed to be an undercover officer for the department. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:46:21 -0400