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Liberty Bridge open again, but with a 9-ton limit on vehicles

Cars crossed the Liberty Bridge on Monday for the first time since a fire hot enough to warp steel closed — and nearly collapsed — ...

Clinton, Trump spar fiercely over taxes, race, terror

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. — In a combative opening debate, Hillary Clinton emphatically denounced Donald Trump Monday night for keeping his personal tax returns and business dealings ...

Businesses question pace of Camp Horne work

With orange cones and "road closed" signs shutting down Camp Horne Road, some businesses in the area reported lost revenue and frustration as crews replace ...

National report calls for better resources for caregivers

Like many family members who start to care for an aging relative, Janet Lore learned as she went. Lore, 65, of Irwin, started caring for her ...

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Bombs found in Bethel Township home

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

'Mule' found dead in Pennsylvania had up to $500K in heroin

CLEARFIELD — A western Pennsylvania coroner says a suspected drug "mule" found dead over a highway guard rail was a Guatemalan man who had secreted ...

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Students could face citizenship test in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania students who can't name an American Indian tribe, the war during which Dwight D. Eisenhower was a general, or the territory the U.S. bought ...

Westmoreland
Latrobe left with warmth of the benevolence of hometown hero Palmer

The glow just seemed to rub off, and pro golf legend Arnold Palmer shared it generously. An airport, a hospital, a cancer treatment center, a high ...

Valley News Dispatch
New Kensington MetroPCS store robbed

New Kensington police are searching for a man they say robbed the MetroPCS store along Seventh Street this morning. According to an alert broadcast by Westmoreland ...

Sports
Steelers defense expecting Chiefs to use similar attack

The good news for the Steelers is they will have four more regular seasons to ...

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 ...

Commentary: Palmer's class proved him worthy of 'King' moniker

I was only 4 when the Pirates won the 1960 World Series, so I don't remember any of the excitement that must have generated throughout ...

Palmer always made time for local golf

Nathan Smith, who might be the best amateur golfer not named Arnold Palmer ever to come out of Pennsylvania, got to play two rounds with ...

Maatta mindful of his untapped potential, Penguins' defensive depth

When Olli Maatta signed a six-year, $24.5 million contract extension with the Penguins in February, teammates, coaches and front office members repeatedly identified maturity as ...

Subtle changes may in store for Pitt against Marshall

Coach Pat Narduzzi said it again Monday, and if Pitt defensive end Ejuan Price was listening, he might have twisted his face as if in ...

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NFL notebook: Ex-Cowboy Hardy arrested on drug charges

Former Cowboys defensive end Greg Hardy, who remains unsigned after a tumultuous 2015 season revolving ...

Penguins/NHL
NHL notebook: Bruins sign Marchand to 8-year, $49 million extension

• The Bruins signed forward Brad Marchand to an eight-year, $49 million contract extension. The team announced the deal Monday as Marchand prepares to play ...

Arts and Entertainment
Mt. Lebanon's Daya announces first headlining tour

Mt. Lebanon native Grace Tandon — who's increasingly known worldwide as the up-and-coming pop star ...

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Mylan: Epipen profits higher than Bresch told Congress

Mylan NV faced accusations Monday that Chief Executive Heather Bresch wasn't forthright when she told Congress the drugmaker makes $100 in profit on a two-pack ...

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Choosing between optimism & pessimism

This presidential season Americans have been treated to the usual outrageous campaign promises and extraordinary candidate alibis about past transgressions. But those pale in comparison ...

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