Erie Man Charged After Armed Standoff
Erie Man Charged After Armed Standoff

Harrison Breault, 20, is facing several charges including aggravated assault and endangering the welfare of a child.

7 hrs 39 mins ago
Stand-Off Ends, Man Surrenders to Police
Stand-Off Ends, Man Surrenders to Police

Erie S.W.A.T team was called out to a home on E 26th St near Elm St., where a man barricaded himself inside.

19 hrs 16 mins ago
41 Offenders in Erie Catholic Diocese Named in Grand Jury Report on Clergy Sex Abuse
41 Offenders in Erie Catholic Diocese Named in Grand Jury Report on Clergy Sex Abuse

The report identifies 301 Catholic priests who sexually abused children while serving in active ministry in the church and accuses church leaders of taking steps to cover up the abuse.

August 14th, 2:05 pm
Search Continues for Samantha Sayers
Search Continues for Samantha Sayers

The search for missing hiker, and Erie area native, Samantha Sayers continues.

August 15th, 9:15 pm
Authorities find bodies believed to be Colorado man's missing wife and daughters
Authorities find bodies believed to be Colorado man's missing wife and daughters

Authorities on Thursday discovered three bodies they believe to be a missing Colorado woman and her two young daughters, officials said. Police are working to confirm their identities.

August 16th, 7:22 am
Certain Good Paying Jobs Being Avoided by Erie's Young People
Certain Good Paying Jobs Being Avoided by Erie's Young People

Pennsylvania House Committee meets in Erie to discuss the problem.

August 15th, 5:15 pm
Body found at New Mexico compound identified as missing Georgia boy
Body found at New Mexico compound identified as missing Georgia boy

Authorities have identified the body of a boy found at a New Mexico compound as Abdul-Ghani Wahhaj, a missing 3-year-old whose father is accused of abducting him in November, according to the state's Office of the Medical...

August 16th, 4:23 pm
Police use Taser on 87-year-old woman cutting dandelions with a knife
Police use Taser on 87-year-old woman cutting dandelions with a knife

An 87-year-old grandmother using a knife to cut dandelions in the woods near her rural Georgia home last week was taken down by a police Taser and arrested, according a police report.

August 16th, 2:58 pm
Man in Custody Following Armed Standoff with Police
Man in Custody Following Armed Standoff with Police

It started around 10:30 Thursday night, with a report of shots fired near the Walmart at East 27th and Elm streets.

10 hrs 42 mins ago
The man who stole a plane said he didn't need much help: 'I've played some video games'
The man who stole a plane said he didn't need much help: 'I've played some video games'

Before he crashed and died, the airline worker who authorities said stole and flew a passenger plane in the Seattle area Friday had a wide-ranging discussion with air traffic control -- at one point expressing confidence...

August 11th, 11:44 am
Priest abuse victims detail lifetime of trauma and broken trust
Priest abuse victims detail lifetime of trauma and broken trust

It's been 70 years since Robert says he was sexually abused by a priest. And in the decades since, his wife and family suffered every day.

August 15th, 3:49 pm
Erie Man Pleads Guilty to Assaulting One-Year-Old Boy
Erie Man Pleads Guilty to Assaulting One-Year-Old Boy

Aaron Nixson, 21, pleaded guilty to charges of endangering the welfare of a child and simple assault.

23 hrs 10 mins ago
Erie Dog Fighter to Start Serving His Sentence
Erie Dog Fighter to Start Serving His Sentence

The Superior Court just came down with its ruling, and upheld Danny Swift's conviction for dog fighting, Swift will now have to start serving his sentence.

August 15th, 11:59 am
New Reports of Clergy Sex Abuse
New Reports of Clergy Sex Abuse

New Allegations of Clergy Sex Abuse

August 16th, 4:24 pm
Help Find Erie's Wanted Fugitives
Help Find Erie's Wanted Fugitives

Each week, Erie News Now teams up with the Erie County Sheriff's Office to help land wanted suspects behind bars.

August 16th, 3:50 am
City of Erie Faces $1 Million Deficit
City of Erie Faces $1 Million Deficit

Mayor Schember proposed a plan to help alleviate the deficit, but the plan will likely still fall short of balancing this year's budget.

August 15th, 10:32 pm
Two Men Charged for Selling Stolen Guns, Drugs to Undercover Officers in Millcreek
Two Men Charged for Selling Stolen Guns, Drugs to Undercover Officers in Millcreek

Undercover officers were able to purchase four firearms and a quantity of suspected marijuana from the men in the Lowe's parking lot at 2305 Asbury Road, police said.

August 14th, 1:15 pm
Pennsylvania sex abuse report provides crucial test for Pope Francis
Pennsylvania sex abuse report provides crucial test for Pope Francis

The Vatican broke its silence on Thursday about a Pennsylvania grand jury report that detailed decades of sexual abuses by priests and cover-ups by bishops, calling the accusations "criminal and morally reprehensible."

August 16th, 4:03 pm
Crawford County developers need your help on Meadville redevelopment project
Crawford County developers need your help on Meadville redevelopment project

The alliance has already met with local business owners for their input, but now they're turning to you for help.

Rather than releasing a concrete plan, developers want to engage the community before coming to any design conclusions.

18 hrs 17 mins ago
NYU makes tuition free for all medical students
NYU makes tuition free for all medical students

New York University will offer a scholarship that covers tuition to every new, current and future medical student, it said Thursday.

August 16th, 3:03 pm