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As more pedal, bicyclists' injuries on rise on Pittsburgh streets

Reported motor vehicle/bicycle crashes in Pittsburgh increased annually in the past five years, even as officials dedicated more public money to improve biking infrastructure. The ...

SolarCity lease or power purchase plan cuts solar panel installation cost 

Jerry and Marilyn O'Bruba lease an electric car, and they had thought for some time about adding solar panels to the West Mifflin home he ...

Latrobe native Curtin's passions collide as intern with Smithsonian museum

Pamela Curtin of Latrobe spent her summer helping others look to the stars. The West Virginia University graduate student will wrap up an internship at the ...

Message of hope touted in walk for addiction recovery

Long-term recovering drug addicts on Saturday said they are living proof that sobriety is attainable even though the heroin epidemic and other drugs are killing ...

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2 children die in Marshall-Shadeland house fire

Two children died in a house fire Monday morning in the Marshall-Shadeland section of the city, authorities said. The children, ages unknown, were in the attic ...

Penn Hills woman pleads no contest in fatal stabbing

A Penn Hills woman will spend 11 1/2 to 23 months in prison for fatally stabbing a man with a kitchen knife in a Braddock ...

Plane fire injures pilot, stops traffic at Allegheny County Airport

A plane fire halted all traffic at Allegheny County Airport in West Mifflin. Allegheny County Airport Authority officials said a private aircraft that landed at the ...

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Tributes to Cardille a testament to impact he had on Pittsburghers

Bill Cardille had every right to be irked. Two years ago, I called the legendary ...

Politics
Rendell says Clinton needs to 'reconnect' with frustrated voters

PHILADELPHIA — Hillary Clinton's top two campaign strategists plan to cede no ground to Donald Trump in Pennsylvania. "He is not going to win this ...

Westmoreland
Latrobe nonprofit director aims to help mothers, babies coping with drug withdrawal

She raised six children and worked in counseling, including addiction recovery, but Dawn Hennessey was unprepared to meet the needs of an infant exposed to ...

Sports
Steelers' Bell on social media: 'I am not going to miss games, trust me'

Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell in June said he's never missed a drug test. Bell ...

NFL clears Peyton Manning of HGH allegations

NEW YORK — The NFL says it found no credible evidence that Peyton Manning was provided with HGH or other prohibited substances as alleged in ...

Entering camp, Steelers seek consistency on special teams

Almost a decade ago, as a 35-year-old, first-time NFL head coach, Mike Tomlin didn't take ...

Joyce, Frazier deliver homers as Pirates edge Phillies

As the player with perhaps the sweetest left-handed swing in the sport's history — Ken ...

Arts and Entertainment
Reel Paddling Film Festival making stop in Kittanning

Outdoor enthusiasts, kayakers and paddlers are invited to convene July 30 at Kittanning Riverfront Park for a screening of The Reel Paddling Film Festival. This international ...

Lifestyles
Mt. Lebanon couple helps parents get closer to their baby with wraps and carriers

There's nothing that can replace feeling your baby's beating heart next to your skin. That's why a Mt. Lebanon couple opened a store that helps ...

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Who has moral authority?

My 12-year-old son couldn't remember the phrase "take a walk down memory lane" last week, instead describing a stroll through "nostalgia road." I knew it ...

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