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Lower Burrell man shoots at police, starting all-night standoff

A Lower Burrell man shot at police officers, starting a standoff about 1:30 a.m. Saturday ...

Greater Pittsburgh PAServes network aids veterans in finding help

Five years after his retirement from the Army, Leonard Strazza moved past a litany of job rejections and found his groove as an entrepreneurial DJ ...

Hillary Clinton chooses Va. Sen. Tim Kaine as running mate

ORLANDO, Florida — Hillary Clinton named Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her vice presidential running mate Friday, adding a centrist former governor of a crucial ...

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Man shot in Monroeville hotel lot

A Garfield man is in stable condition after being shot multiple times Saturday morning in the parking lot of a Holiday Inn in Monroeville, Monroeville ...

Bad weather knocks out power, causes flooding in South Hills

A burst of severe weather Saturday afternoon knocked out power for several hundred Duquesne Light customers in the South Hills and Pittsburgh's southern neighborhoods. About 150 ...

East McKeesport fire department severs ties with arson suspect

A volunteer fire company said via social media that it cut ties with Joshua McKelvey after the 18-year-old from East McKeesport was charged with arson. "The ...

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Trump's success with largely self-funded campaign defies usual pattern

HARRISBURG — Former eBay CEO Meg Whitman bid $144 million for an office and lost. Whitman's self-financed 2010 race against Gov. Jerry Brown, D-Calif., earned her ...

Allegheny
Suspicious package Downtown determined to be remote device to read a water meter

Police closed a section of Liberty Avenue Friday evening after receiving a report of a suspicious package that was later determined to be a remote ...

Westmoreland
ZIP code quirk causes hassle for some in North Huntingdon

Wayne Maddock can't get a pizza delivered from a restaurant in North Huntingdon because the business doesn't venture into Allegheny County. The problem is that Maddock ...

Sports
Pirates' Diaz 'filled with joy' with promotion

Elias Diaz had just sat down for a bite to eat, when out of nowhere came Triple-A Indianapolis manager Dean Treanor. His directions to the ...

Phillies rookie Eflin pitches 3-hit shutout against Pirates

It was an encouraging start for the Pirates' Gerrit Cole on Friday, but something much better for Phillies rookie Zach Eflin. Cole left after six innings ...

Healthy Price proved to be force for Pitt

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Pitt coach Pat Narduzzi isn't claiming he has the ability to lay hands upon players' injuries and make them disappear. Miracles? He's not ...

ACC football notebook: Former Pitt assistant Babers shakes up Syracuse

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Dino Babers was looking for his eighth job in 17 years when he walked into Pitt coach Walt Harris' office in 2003. Babers, ...

Steelers/NFL News
NFL notebook: Cowboys rookie RB Elliott under investigation for assault

The NFL said it is reviewing domestic violence allegations against Cowboys rookie Ezekiel Elliott under the league's personal conduct policy. A police report says Elliott ...

Arts and Entertainment
Glass artists find niche creating marbles 

Chad Parker holds a glass rod to the flame burning at 2,000 degrees. The 38-year-old glass marble artist inches closer to the fire as he ...

Lifestyles
Saturday brunches are luring in hungry customers

Brunch is no longer reserved for Sundays. A number of Pittsburgh-area restaurants have embraced the Saturday trend — already popular in cities such as Chicago, New ...

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It's best to ignore politicians

My Fox colleagues were in Cleveland this week, diligently interviewing Republicans. Next week, they'll interview Democrats. I'm glad they do it — because I despise ...

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