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Fayette flash floods displace 50 families; damage estimated in millions

The sight of a pack of volunteers with garbage bags and capable hands brought Glenn Siple to tears Tuesday. As he composed himself on the sidewalk ...

Beemer says he'll bring 'honor and integrity' to Pa. AG's office

HARRISBURG — Bruce Beemer said Tuesday that he will work to bring "a sense of honor and integrity" to the Office of Attorney General during ...

A peek at what local chefs pack for their kids' lunches

It's safe to say that children with a parent working in the culinary industry are finding more than peanut butter and jelly sandwiches and fruit ...

Pitt's Ollison regains spot in RB pack 

Like everyone associated with Pitt football, running backs coach Andre Powell likes to talk, even ...

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WHO suggests new treatment for gonorrhea as antibiotic resistance rises

The sexually transmitted disease gonorrhea continues to develop strong resistance to antibiotics to the point where the World Health Organization released treatment guidelines Tuesday calling ...

Allegheny
Pa. casinos don't bite on extra hours to sell alcohol

A happy-hour special intended to help plug Pennsylvania's budget with Vegas-style, around-the-clock alcohol service at state casinos has flopped. Not a single after-hours drink has ...

Politics
Trump to meet with Mexico's president before immigration speech

EVERETT, Wash. — In a surprise move, Donald Trump will travel to Mexico on Wednesday to meet with President Enrique Pena Nieto, just hours before ...

Westmoreland
Jeannette Glass site officially in hands of redevelopment group

A New York company's three-decade stewardship of the former Jeannette Glass plant officially ended with the scrawl of a judge's pen and the formal filing ...

Valley News Dispatch
New Kensington dachshund rescue requires heavy equipment

A determined dachshund's pursuit of a groundhog got him into a tight spot on Tuesday afternoon in New Kensington. Autobahn, 6, chased the rodent into a ...

Sports
Haley, Roethlisberger relationship built on trust, desire to win

Sometimes Ben Roethlisberger calls the plays, and that's the way Todd Haley wants it. Sometimes Haley ...

Pirates muster only 4 hits, suffer 2nd straight loss to Cubs

CHICAGO — Facing the stingiest pitcher in the big leagues, the Pirates on Tuesday didn't make much of a fuss in a 3-0 loss to ...

Pirates notebook: Cole relieved after receiving diagnosis on ailing elbow

CHICAGO — After getting good news about his sore elbow from an orthopedic specialist Monday, Gerrit Cole expects to pitch again for the Pirates before ...

Steelers TE Green placed on PUP list, out at least 8 weeks

The Steelers have waited a long time for their prized free-agent acquisition of this past ...

Pirates minor leaguers Ngoepe, Neverauskus arrested after bar fight

CHICAGO — Triple-A Indianapolis infielder Gift Ngoepe and pitcher Dovydas Neverauskas were suspended for the rest of the season after being arrested Sunday morning in ...

Steelers/NFL News
NFL notebook: Vikings' Bridgewater suffers ACL tear

Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is expected to miss at least the next season while recovering from a dislocated left knee and torn ACL after a ...

Arts and Entertainment
Travis Tritt among free concerts at Heinz Field Kickoff and Rib Festival

Travis Tritt, a Southern-rock-influenced country star, will be headlining Heinz Field's annual Labor Day weekend celebration with lots of food — namely barbecued meat — ...

Business Headlines
Pittsburgh region unemployment rises to 5.7%

The Pittsburgh region's unemployment rate increased in July amid signs of growing frustration for job seekers. The unemployment rate for the seven-county region increased to 5.7 ...

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Energy efficiency regulations hurt consumers

You have houseguests and you may not even know it. Indeed, they can be found in virtually every room of your home. We're referring to ...

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