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Clinton fans drawn to Philadelphia for 'historic moment'

Rose George figures she'll cry and pray Thursday night when she watches Hillary Clinton become the nation's first woman to accept a major political party's ...

Obama boosts Clinton: 'Carry her the same way you carried me'

PHILADELPHIA — His own legacy on the line, President Barack Obama implored Americans to elect Hillary Clinton to the White House, casting her as a ...

GNC announces sudden change in leadership, names Moran CEO

GNC Holdings Inc. abruptly replaced its CEO on Thursday as the struggling vitamin and supplement retailer posted what the new leader called a "disappointing" decline ...

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EQT Corp. reports 2nd quarter loss of $258.6M

Shale gas driller EQT Corp. swung to a loss during the second quarter despite higher production and increased profit from its midstream pipeline business. The Downtown-based ...

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This heat stinks: N.Y. manure piles bursting into flames

THROOP, N.Y. — How hot is it in upstate New York? So hot that horse manure is bursting into flames. The state Department of Environmental Conservation ...

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Alle-Kiski Valley air-conditioning companies' phones ringing steadily amid heat wave

Sue Matviko notices a funny thing about her customers. "People will go a whole day without heat," said Matviko, general manager of Automatic Heating & ...

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Steelers, Timmons 'not close' to contract extension

Lawrence Timmons will report to his 10th training camp on Thursday — it very well ...

Cole throws 1st career complete game in Pirates' blowout of Mariners 

As he watched the game-ending double play from the center of the infield Wednesday, Gerrit Cole thrust his arms into the night air. He seemed ...

Analysis: Injuries only thing standing in way of Steelers and Super Bowl 

Teams that likely will be without the best running back in the NFL for a month tend to shy away from uttering the words "Super" ...

NFLPA: No interview scheduled for Harrison

The Steelers report to training camp Thursday and will conduct their first practice the next ...

Starkey: MLB instant replay has gone mad

So the Adam Frazier-out-at-second replay Tuesday caused quite the reaction in the Pirates radio booth. To recount, Frazier took an extra base on a single ...

Women's group official says timing of Kang bobblehead giveaway 'unfortunate'

Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape doesn't expect the Pirates to nix a bobblehead promotion for infielder Jung Ho Kang, who is under investigation for sexual assault. ...

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NFL notebook: Fitzpatrick re-signs with Jets

After a five-month standoff, quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick re-signed with Jets on Wednesday night, after his teammates reported to training camp in Florham Park, N.J. Fitzpatrick's one-year ...

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Geppetto Cafe serves up scrumptious breakfast offerings

Breakfast. It's known for being the most important meal of the day. It's also known for being skipped. Except maybe on Sunday, and even then ...

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What can discrimination explain?

A guiding principle for physicians is primum non nocere, the Latin expression for "first, do no harm." In order not to do harm, whether it's ...

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