Local News Headlines 8/16/19

It’s FRIDAY!!! Here’s your FRIDAY morning 8/16 local headlines:

He was holed up in a Philadelphia home for hours and prosecutors are now releasing more info on the Philly police shooter.

After the Philadelphia Police shooting, the District Attorney and the U-S Attorney are pointing fingers.

Governor Wolf will sign that executive order today, introducing about two dozen reforms to reduce gun violence.

A lawsuit against the Altoona Johnstown Diocese has been reinstated by the State Superior Court.

A Blair County man serving a life sentence for murder has lost his appeal for a new trial.

A 13-year old who was playing football in Pittsburgh collapsed and died while running off the field.

A local man was arrested by state police this week for driving the wrong way on Interstate 80.

The State Senate Education Committee, this week, heard about the impacts of charter and cyber charter schools from school superintendents.

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