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Trump gets last word, tops Cruz in Indiana primary

INDIANAPOLIS — Donald Trump took a major step toward sewing up the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday with a victory in Indiana's primary election, dashing the ...

Zika fears threaten to cancel Pirates' Puerto Rico trip

There were signs on Tuesday that the two-game baseball series between the Pirates and the Miami Marlin scheduled to be played this month in San ...

Pittsburgh police chief apologizes to officers for lack of marathon plans

Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto on Tuesday said he has full confidence in his police chief despite department gaffes that triggered grousing among the ranks. ...

Police identify second suspect in Wilkinsburg massacre

A motion by Allegheny County prosecutors to move a hearing in a drug case for security reasons indicates police now have two suspects in the ...

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Technical glitch derails Pittsburgh Foundation's 'Day of Giving'

The Pittsburgh Foundation abruptly suspended its Day of Giving region-wide fundraising campaign Tuesday afternoon after its Austin-based website platform malfunctioned. "We were on track in the ...

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CDC: Millions of antibiotic prescriptions each year are unnecessary

At least 30 percent of antibiotics are unnecessarily prescribed, contributing to the rise of debilitating and sometimes deadly bacteria-resistant superbugs, according to a new study ...

Westmoreland
Answers elusive in Salem Township natural gas pipeline explosion

As crews from Spectra Energy Corp. and federal investigators searched for clues Monday to the cause of a natural gas pipeline explosion Friday that rocked ...

Valley News Dispatch
Police work with Leechburg Area School District to update weapons policies

Police departments serving the Leechburg Area School District's communities will work with the district to update its policies and procedures in the wake of a ...

Sports
Penguins' Letang suspended 1 game for Johansson hit 

The Penguins will head into Game 4 of a second-round series against the Washington Capitals on Wednesday night without perhaps their most indispensible player. Defenseman ...

Penguins goaltender Fleury waiting for a chance to see game action

After Tuesday's optional practice at UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex, reporters reminded Marc-Andre Fleury of his role as the Penguins' franchise goaltender for the past decade-plus. ...

Murray, Penguins withstand Capitals' late barrage for Game 3 victory

Shortly before he left the ice for the second intermission of the Penguins' 3-2 win ...

Penguins, Capitals get chippy in Game 3 

The series began as a battle between this generation's greatest superstars: Sidney Crosby and Alex ...

Rob Rossi
Rossi: To be fair, NHL must suspend Letang 

Kris Letang didn't take the high road. He also forced the Penguins to surrender the high ground. If he's around for Game 4 of a contentious, ...

Penguins/NHL
Notebook: Olympic official concerned NHL players will skip 2018 Winter Games

The head of hockey's international body said there is a strong possibility NHL players won't be competing at the next Winter Olympics. International Ice Hockey Federation ...

Arts and Entertainment
'Hamilton' gets record 16 Tony nods; 7 CMU alumni nominated

NEW YORK — The megahit musical "Hamilton" has grabbed a record-breaking 16 Tony Award nominations, the biggest haul in Broadway history and another notch in ...

Business Headlines
Pittsburgh-based Jazz helps small businesses find right people

Recruiting the right employees is a key to success in the business world, a fact not lost on Pittsburgh technology company Jazz. The Strip District-based company, ...

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