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Fayette flash floods displace 50 families; damage estimated in millions

Dozens of volunteers sorted through growing piles of donations at the New Haven fire department in Connellsville Tuesday as people impacted by the massive flash ...

President to visit Pittsburgh for 'Frontiers' conference in October

President Barack Obama will visit Pittsburgh in October to attend the White House Frontiers Conference co-hosted by the University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University ...

Pennsylvania Senate confirms Bruce Beemer as Attorney General

HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Senate on Tuesday unanimously confirmed Bruce Beemer, a former Allegheny County prosecutor, to serve as attorney general until mid-January in the ...

With $1.5 million deficit, Pittsburgh Symphony at 'critical crossroad'

Pittsburgh Symphony is at a "critical crossroad," said President Malia Tourangeau on Monday as she urged approval of more than $1.4 million from the Regional ...

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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 new treatment guidelines Tuesday ...

Pittsburgh to charge for providing emergency medical services in Mt. Oliver

Pittsburgh plans to continue providing emergency medical services in Mt. Oliver and charge the borough $10,000 per year in addition to billing patient insurance companies. City ...

Collision closes Pittsburgh's West Carson Street

A collision involving a bicycle and a vehicle shut down Pittsburgh's W. Carson Street from the West End Circle to Corliss Street on Tuesday afternoon, ...

Teen recounts harrowing night her mother was murdered

Sharita Hicks was just 16 when she was jolted awake before 4 a.m. by her home's burglar alarm and banging sounds of someone breaking down ...

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Fábregas: Mylan needs to overturn Epipen cash grab

Heather Bresch isn't having a good month. Bresch is the CEO of Mylan, the maker of EpiPen, the device known for delivering a drug ...

Allegheny
Plum school district strives to move past scandals

Despite an ongoing internal investigation and looming decisions about whether to fire the superintendent and high school principal, the Plum Borough School District is hoping ...

Westmoreland
84-room Hampton Inn will be first hotel in decade for New Stanton

A four-story, 84-room Hampton Inn will come to New Stanton next year, Grove City developer Naren Patel said. Patel's company, Stanton Hospitality, has been working on ...

Valley News Dispatch
Officer, suspect injured in New Kensington chase, crash

A suspected pickup truck thief is in custody after crashing the vehicle into a New Kensington police cruiser Tuesday and injuring an officer. Officer Craig Harnish ...

Sports
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 ...

Pair of Pirates minor leaguers arrested after bar fight

CHICAGO — Two Pirates minor leaguers — Triple-A Indianapolis infielder Gift Ngoepe and pitcher Dovydas Neverauskas — were arrested Sunday morning in Toledo, Ohio, after ...

Steelers notebook: Starters won't play in final preseason game

If you didn't get a good look at the Steelers first-team offense last week against ...

Penn State releases depth chart, TE Bowers out for season

UNIVERSITY PARK — Penn State released its depth chart Tuesday, answering questions about player personnel and position battles. Coach James Franklin announced Tuesday that tight end ...

Cubs outlast Pirates in 13 innings

CHICAGO — Jeff Locke was the only arm the Pirates had left as the game ...

West Virginia prepares for unknown with Missouri

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Dana Holgorsen and his West Virginia football team have had months to focus on what they're going to do and who they're ...

Joe Starkey
Starkey: Only owners can fix NFL's fraudulent preseason

NFL owners need to stop stealing people's money. It's bad enough we helped fund most ...

Arts and Entertainment
Mt. Lebanon native Daya's first album coming out in October

Pop singer and Mt. Lebanon native Daya — known locally as Grace Tandon — has ...

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Minorities have no friend in Hillary

Hillary Clinton claims that some of Donald Trump's appeal is "xenophobic, racist, misogynistic." Last week she asked, "If he doesn't respect all Americans, how can ...

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