Barbecue party shooting in Pennsylvania leaves at least five dead and three injured

About five people have been killed in a shooting near Pittsburgh in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania, officials say. Two gunmen fired at a backyard barbecue party in Wilkinsburg, injuring at least three others. Four of the dead were women, and the suspects are still at large, local media report. A series of mass shootings… Read More Barbecue party shooting in Pennsylvania leaves at least five dead and three injured

Three dead in motorway pileup in Pennsylvania

At least three people have been killed and dozens injured in a motorway pile-up involving more than 50 vehicles in Pennsylvania, authorities say. The crash, which occurred 120km (75miles) north-west of Philadelphia, left trucks and cars strewn across three lanes of traffic and the central reservation. The Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency said 40 people had… Read More Three dead in motorway pileup in Pennsylvania

Missing college student found dead in eastern Pennsylvania

A Washington College student who had been missing since Monday when he left his parents’ home with a gun was found dead on Saturday with what police said was a self-inflicted wound to the head. Jacob Marberger’s disappearance with the weapon had prompted the college in Chestertown, Maryland, to close early for Thanksgiving. His body… Read More Missing college student found dead in eastern Pennsylvania