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Rossi: Murray comes up large when Penguins need him 

Jumbo Joe called Mighty Matt "a big boy." Man, did the Penguins' rookie goalie take a big-boy bow on hockey's grand stage on Monday night. The ...

CDC: More cases of antibiotic-resistant bacteria expected in the U.S.

Federal health authorities expect to see more cases of an antibiotic-resistant bacteria discovered recently in ...

Woman shot in New Kensington during car theft

A meeting at the end of a dead-end street ended with a woman shot and her car stolen by the man she met. According to police, ...

Group preserving history through Perryopolis Quaker Church restoration

Del Carson is the sixth-generation owner of his Perry Township farm, where he raises beef cattle. From his property, he can see the one-room Providence Meeting ...

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Father, daughter charged with hindering apprehension of Wilkinsburg shooting suspect

Police have charged two residents of Pittsburgh's Lincoln-Lemington neighborhood with hindering the apprehension of a man identified as a suspect — but not yet charged ...

Man shot in left leg in Rostraver

Rostraver police and emergency medical personnel were dispatched to Lenity School Road at about 5 p.m. Tuesday after a 52-year-old man was shot in the ...

More affordable housing for low-income residents will cost Pittsburgh $10M per year

Pittsburgh should raise at least $10 million a year in public money to provide more affordable housing for low-income residents, a report released Tuesday contends. Mayor ...

Serial burglar evades police manhunt through Alle-Kiski Valley

Police are looking for a suspected serial burglar who led them on a wild chase through numerous Alle-Kiski Valley communities Tuesday afternoon. The suspect was not ...

Hiking in Allegheny County? There's an app for that

More than 180 miles of trails in Allegheny County's nine parks can now be on your smartphone. The county launched the "Allegheny County Parks Trails" app ...

Police investigate reported luring attempt in Homewood

Pittsburgh police are investigating a report of an attempted child luring in Homewood. A fourth-grade student was walking to school along Bennett Street about 8:50 a.m. ...

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Study reverses praise for police-worn body cameras

While most research suggests that police-worn body cameras could improve cops' relations with the public, a study released this month suggests the opposite. In any case, ...

Politics
Citizenship application spike follows election-year trend 

Voting rights were a foreign concept for Htoo Eh nine years ago when he arrived in America. Now Eh, who is applying for U.S. citizenship, can't ...

Westmoreland
Therapy chickens may be forced to leave coop at Hempfield home

Sarah Downing barely flinches when her pet chicken pecks at her hair. Two-month-old Sunny regularly occupies a perch atop the 15-year-old girl's right shoulder as Sarah ...

Sports
NHL will not discipline Sharks' Marleau for hit to Rust's head

Having scored four goals in the last three games — the three biggest games the Penguins have played in years — Bryan Rust has emerged ...

Bonino's late goal lifts Penguins in Game 1 of Stanley Cup Final 

Asked to assess what Nick Bonino has brought to his team during a remarkable playoff ...

Penguins defenseman Schultz plays big on big stage 

Just to maintain the routine, Ian Cole joked with Justin Schultz on Monday about whether golf sounded more appealing to the former Edmonton defenseman as ...

Steelers' Golson confirms MRI, but denies it was on shoulder

Steelers cornerback Senquez Golson confirmed an MRI was performed on him recently — but he emphasized it wasn't on a part of his body that ...

Pirates/MLB
Locke faces 1 over minimum, shuts out Marlins

MIAMI — There's a confidence-building exercise Pirates manager Clint Hurdle likes to do with his players. Hurdle asks a player to stretch both arms up ...

Business Headlines
Pittsburgh real estate broker McLaughlin sees big draw for investment

Downtown Pittsburgh is almost unrecognizable from when Gerry McLaughlin got involved in commercial real estate four decades ago. "When I started in the business, at 5 ...

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Reluctant pro-Trump Republicans are kidding themselves

Whether in domestic or international politics, those who self-label as "realists" often are anything but. In presidential politics, those on the right lecturing their fellow ...

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