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Monday - March 11, 2013

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Justin Merriman | Tribune-Review
A Swiss Guard stands watch at an entrance to the Vatican where Cardinals will leave after their final general congregation meeting before the start of the conclave to elect a successor to Pope Benedict XVI.
Philip G. Pavely | Tribune-Review
Deputy District Attorney Mark Tranquilli is on a leave of absence from his job to run for a seat on Allegheny County Common Pleas Court. Philip G. Pavely | Tribune-Review
James Knox | Tribune-Review
Attorneys Phil DiLucente (left) and Jim Ecker (right) speak to the media after thier client Adam Skweres, 35, of Lincoln Place pleaded guilty to 26 counts, including attempted rape, indecent assault, false imprisonment, bribery, official oppression and criminal coercion. He will be on probation after his prison stay and must register as a Megan's Law offender for life. A sheriff's deputy took Skweres from the courtroom in handcuffs. Police charged Skweres, who worked out of the city's zone 3 station, in February 2012 after five women came forward saying he coerced them into performing sexual favors.
Guy Wathen | Tribune-Review
Br. Guy Consolmagno, S.J., the official Vatican astronomer, poses for a portrait in St. Vincent College's planetarium located inside the Sis and Herman Dupre Science Pavilion on the campus near Latrobe on March 11, 2013. EDITOR'S NOTE: Dupre has an accent over the e.
Jim Ference | The Valley Independent
Dough Hrutkay ,Highway Foreman for PennDOT from Clover Hill Yard, talks on the phone as a excavator clears dirt from drainage pipe. PennDOT started the project 3 weeks ago and is supposed to take a month to finsh clearing the drain and reinforcing the hill and building a concret box to cover the drain. Along Rt. 88 in Fallowfield Township. The hill shifted and caused dirt and debre to clog the drain, causing a creek to run over Rt. 88 and ice to build up on the road.
Sidney Davis | Tribune-Review
Dave Hanan of of PA Roofing Local 12 fastens flashing to an overhang at the Trib Total Media entrance at Highmark Stadium on the South side on Monday March 11, 2013. The stadium is the new home to the Pittsburgh Riverhounds professional soccer team.
Stephanie Strasburg | Tribune-Review
Patrick Hassett (far left) of Pittsburgh Public Works, Phil Goff (center left), of Alta Planning and Design, Scott Bricker (center right) of Bike PGH, and Stephen Patchan (far right) the bike/pedestrian co-ordinator for the City of Pittsburgh, ride Google/CMU bike share bikes after a press conference discussing a bike sharing initiative in Pittsburgh at Bakery Square in East Liberty on Monday, March 11, 2013.

Daily images from around the region by Trib Total Media staff photographers.

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