All Stories All Stories en-us Copyright - Observer Publishing Company 2015 Trade panel: Cheap imports hurt U.S. solar industry WASHINGTON – A U.S. trade panel has ruled that low-cost solar panels imported from China and other countries have caused serious injury to American manufacturers, raising the possibility of the Trump administration imposing tariffs that could double the price of solar panels from aboard. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 18:37:18 -0400 Equifax public shaming likely, but GOP wary of new rules WASHINGTON – Prospects are good for a public shaming in the Equifax data breach, but it’s unlikely Congress will institute sweeping new regulations after hackers accessed the personal information of an estimated 143 million Americans. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 18:37:15 -0400 Best of the Best update: Top 3 businesses in each category to be announced soon Get details on the final stage of our Best of the Best People's Choice Awards. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 16:18:29 -0400 High School Football Scoreboard Canon-McMillan at Norwin, 7 p.m. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 16:10:47 -0400 Monessen police arrest woman in arson that injured firefighters Monessen police have arrested a suspect in a recent arson that injured firefighters. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:42:54 -0400 Analysts: Pennsylvania loses billions under health care bill HARRISBURG (AP) – Pennsylvania would be one of the states hit the hardest under U.S. Senate legislation designed to take federal health care subsidies provided under former President Barack Obama’s 2010 law and redistribute them among states, independent analysts said. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:09:31 -0400 FBI reviewing violent Pittsburgh arrest on Facebook video PITTSBURGH (AP) – The FBI is reviewing a violent arrest recorded by a bystander and posted to Facebook, which has one Pittsburgh officer involved on temporary desk duty. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:08:23 -0400 Pennsylvania sheriff warns of gun permit website scam PITTSBURGH (AP) – A sheriff is warning that a website promising to help Pennsylvanians apply and pay for concealed carry gun permits online is a scam. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:07:17 -0400 Two men arrested for copper theft at Emerald Mine A Spraggs man who was arrested in August for a burglary Emerald Mine in Franklin Township allegedly returned three days later and was arrested again. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 14:32:56 -0400 UPMC pulls plug on new hospital in South Fayette UPMC has pulled the plug on its plans to build a $211 million hospital that was supposed to be the anchor tenant at Newbury Market in South Fayette. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 13:02:58 -0400 Suspect in bank robbery has ties to Canonsburg, Greene County Allegheny County Police are looking for a man with ties to Canonsburg and Greene County who is wanted in the robbery of a bank in Brentwood Wednesday afternoon. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 13:02:18 -0400 Dale Lolley Steelers Football Podcast- Chicago Bears Preview Steelers beat writer is headed to Soldier Field with the Steelers for a big matchup with Da Bears in this week's podcast. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 10:45:33 -0400 Activist gets OK to burn Nazi-Confederate flag in protest BLOOMSBURG (AP) – A Pennsylvania activist has gotten permission to burn a combination Nazi-Confederate flag to protest a town fair’s decision to allow the sale of Confederate flags. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 09:33:47 -0400 Federal prosecutors take case of alleged threat of VP Pence JOHNSTOWN (AP) – Federal prosecutors have taken over the case of a National Guardsman wo allegedly threatened Vice President Mike Pence before his visit to Pennsylvania for the annual observance of the Flight 93 crash on Sept. 11. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 09:33:45 -0400 Cross Creek County Park SPONSORED NEWS: When Washington County signed a lease with Marcellus Shale drilling company Range Resources to develop natural gas in Cross Creek County Park, the county and the company shared two common goals: responsibly develop the resources under the 2,000-acre park, and provide maximum benefit to the taxpayers and residents of Washington... Thu, 21 Sep 2017 19:28:42 -0400