A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Monday:
Jury Resuming Deliberations in Priest Abuse Case
A Philadelphia jury enters its third day of deliberations Monday in the trial of a Roman Catholic priest charged with molesting an altar boy in 1997. The Rev. Andrew McCormick, 57, denies the 26-year-old accuser's account.
“Band Of Brothers” Veteran Dies in Philly
William “Wild Bill” Guarnere, one of the World War II veterans whose exploits were dramatized in the TV miniseries Band of Brothers, has died. He was 90. The HBO miniseries based on a book by Stephen Ambrose, followed the members of Easy Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne Division from training in Georgia in 1942 through some of the war's fiercest European battles.
Man Goes on Trial in Boy's Beating Death
A southwestern Pennsylvania man goes on trial Monday in the beating death of his girlfriend's 4-year-old son. Patrick Haney Jr. could face the death penalty if convicted of first-degree murder in the September 2011 death of Trenton St. Clair in Fayette County.
Activists to Rally Against Planned Pipeline, Plan Civil Disobedience
Environmental activists say they plan to engage in civil disobedience at a federal building in Philadelphia on Monday afternoon to protest the proposed Keystone XL pipeline. Pipeline supporters, including lawmakers from both parties and many business and labor groups, say the project would create jobs and reduce the need for oil imports. Opponents say the pipeline would carry “dirty oil” that contributes to global warming.
Perzel Paroled: Former House Speaker “Could Care Less” About Harrisburg
Former Pennsylvania House Speaker John Perzel, who served nearly two years for a corruption conviction, says he's landed a marketing job with the construction company of a longtime acquaintance. “I could care less what they do in Harrisburg,” the Philadelphia Republican, who was paroled Feb. 27, tells PennLive.com.