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Federal judge in Pittsburgh cuts Kentucky computer hacker a break

The dark side of the Internet provided Ryan Neil Green with a satisfaction that was missing in his real life. Green was a licensed plumber who ...

Suspected bombs found in Bethel Township home

State police arrested a Bethel Township man Monday after finding suspected bombs in his home while serving a warrant. Police say they went to serve ...

Canonsburg cook to stars auctioning off memories

For 30 years, Sharon Ringeisen cooked for the stars: Dave Matthews and Neil Young. Beyonce and Prince. Bruce Springsteen and Pearl Jam. Billy Joel and ...

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Plum school officials allowed teacher to prey on students, federal lawsuit alleges

Faced with accusations of sexual assaults by a politically powerful teacher, Plum school officials did nothing for more than three years, allowing the teacher to ...

Man struck by train, killed on tracks near Latrobe

A man was struck and killed by a freight train just before 5 p.m. Tuesday on railroad tracks near Latrobe, according to the Westmoreland County ...

Trial goes on without Wilkinsburg homicide suspect

Lincoln Levys wasn't present for the start of his jury trial Tuesday on charges that ...

Plum motorcycle rider dies; accident occurred in May

A Plum man died Saturday from injuries he suffered in a May motorcycle crash in ...

PennDOT announces single-lane restrictions for Squirrel Hill Tunnel

Single-lane restrictions will be in place Wednesday and Thursday nights in the Squirrel Hill Tunnel as crews conduct tunnel washing, inlet cleaning and other maintenance, ...

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Number of Pa. newborns addicted to opioids is skyrocketing, report says

Hospitals across Pennsylvania are battling surging rates of opioid-addicted babies and mothers, according to a report issued Tuesday by the Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment ...

Allegheny
Weight-limit violators reported on Liberty Bridge; $10,0000 penalty if caught

Multiple vehicles weighing more than the Liberty Bridge's new, reduced weight limit have crossed the span and reports of the violations had officials pledging to ...

Politics
Trump on the defensive after combative debate with Clinton

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. — Donald Trump blamed the moderator, a bad microphone and anyone but himself Tuesday after he was forced onto the defense by Hillary ...

Sports
Pitt's young linebackers deal with growing pains

Someday, if Sean Idowu becomes a star outside linebacker for Pitt and Ryan Switzer takes his place among the NFL's best wide receivers, the two ...

Five Steelers could miss K.C. game with injuries

When the NFL changed its injury report designations this year, it eliminated the "probable" category. Steelers ...

Penguins notebook: Fleury to get majority of workload at goalie during preseason

Until Matt Murray recovers from his broken right thumb — a process that might take as many as six weeks — the Penguins' backup goaltending ...

Franklin makes positional changes in wake of Penn State's blowout to Michigan

UNIVERSITY PARK –– Penn State has been forced to rely on its "next man up ...

Duquesne could lure A-10 basketball tournament back again

If all goes well in March, the Atlantic 10 men's basketball tournament could return to Pittsburgh. The city's accessibility and affordability, arena and sports-town reputation ...

Pirates/MLB
Cubs rout Pirates, earn 1st 100-win season since 1935

Nearly a year after the Chicago Cubs celebrated a wild-card game win at PNC Park ...

Lifestyles
New brewer on Pittsburgh's North Side welcomes neighbors

Early Sunday morning, Al Grasso was at home, getting ready for the big day — the soft opening of the North Side's newest brewery — ...

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