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Vick dogfighting co-defendant pleads guilty

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A co-defendant in the federal dogfighting case against Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick pleaded guilty Monday morning.

Tony Taylor has also agreed to cooperate fully with the government. He will be sentenced on December 14 and could be sentenced to up to five years in prison, fined $250,000 and put on three years supervised release, according to court documents filed Monday in Richmond. Continue reading

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July 31, 2007 Posted by | Home Page, Other News, Sports | Leave a comment

Michael Vick dog fight

Michael Vick dog fighting

July 31, 2007 Posted by | Home Page, Other News, Sports | Leave a comment

Crash Sends 3 People To Hospital

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A fiery crash sent three people to the hospital and closed a busy Strip District road early Monday morning.

A tractor-trailer and car collided on Liberty Avenue and 25th Street before slamming into a loft building. Continue reading

July 30, 2007 Posted by | Home Page, Other News, Pittsburgh News | Leave a comment

Man Killed In Elizabeth Township

Police are looking into a fatal shooting in Elizabeth. Investigators were called to the scene along Pitt Street around 2:30 a.m. Monday. The victim’s name has not been released. Police are not saying whether they have any suspects.

July 30, 2007 Posted by | Home Page, Other News, Pittsburgh News | Leave a comment

Penalties In Hot-Car Deaths

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Kevin Kelly is a law-abiding citizen who, much distracted, left his beloved 21-month-old daughter in a sweltering van for seven hours.

Frances Kelly had probably been dead for more than four hours by the time a neighbor noticed her strapped in her car seat; when rescue personnel removed the girl from the vehicle, her skin was red and blistered, her fine, carrot-colored hair matted with sweat. Two hours later, her body temperature was still nearly 106 degrees. Continue reading

July 29, 2007 Posted by | Home Page, Other News | Leave a comment

Troy Polamalu saves a TD

Troy Polamalu saves a TD

Showing Polamalu’s true speed

July 29, 2007 Posted by | Home Page, Pittsburgh News, Sports, Steelers News | Leave a comment

Tyler Palko Hurdles Pac Man Jones

Tyler Palko Hurdles Pac Man Jones

July 29, 2007 Posted by | Home Page, Pitt Panthers, Pittsburgh News, Sports, videos | Leave a comment

Helicopter’s collide during chase

Helicopter Crash!

Helicopter’s collide during high-speed chase in Phoenix.

July 29, 2007 Posted by | Home Page, Other News, videos | Leave a comment

NCAA-Louisville At Pittsburgh

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Tyler Palko

Brian Brohm threw for 337 yards and four touchdowns to lead eighth-ranked Louisville over Pittsburgh, 48-24, at Heinz Field.

Brohm completed 21-of-29 passes and Mario Urrutia had seven catches for 144 yards with a score for the Cardinals (10-1,5-1 Big East), who are still in the hunt for their first Big East title and a berth to a BCS bowl game. Continue reading

July 29, 2007 Posted by | Home Page, Pitt Panthers, Pittsburgh News, Sports | Leave a comment

Big Ben and New Girlfriend Hit Web Sites

There’s a lot of talk about the action on the field at Steelers training camp but there’s also buzz about quarterback Ben Roethlisberger’s personal life. It seems Big Ben has a new girlfriend. Former “Heroes” actress Missy Peregrym has reportedly been traveling between Los Angeles and Pittsburgh to visit the QB. Pictures of the new couple enjoying a Pirates game have surfaced on several Web sites.

July 29, 2007 Posted by | Home Page, Pittsburgh News, Sports | Leave a comment