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Penguins defeat Lightning, force Game 7 in Eastern Conference finals

TAMPA, Fla. — There's no evidence to suggest Matt Murray was the kind of kid who would hit the reset button on his home video ...

Plum residents call for superintendent to step down at board meeting

Plum school board on Tuesday night "offered" to put Superintendent Timothy Glasspool on paid administrative leave as it investigates the findings of a grand jury ...

Proposed legislation offers incentives to living organ donors in Pa.

A Pennsylvania lawmaker plans to introduce legislation this week that would allow pilot programs to give non-cash rewards to people who donate a kidney or ...

These clowns aren't happy about Pittsburgh's proposed circus act ban

Pittsburgh City Council on Tuesday resembled a three-ring circus. More than 100 people crammed into a public hearing to argue for and against proposed legislation that ...

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Veterans' caravan makes stop in Carnegie

The Carnegie community welcomed World War II veterans, "Rosie-the-Riveters" and veterans through 1963 as a caravan of 10 luxury tour buses traveled down Lydia Street ...

Politics
GOP fundraisers rally to support Trump presidential bid

Donald Trump spent much of the Republican presidential primary contest inveighing against politicians for leaning on wealthy contributors for support. Now he's doing the same. On ...

Westmoreland
Jeannette to remove downtown traffic lights

Three sets of traffic lights in downtown Jeannette will be replaced by stop signs this summer. A request by Jeannette officials to remove the lights along ...

Valley News Dispatch
Freeport, Upper Allegheny Joint Sanitary Authority to discuss linking sewage systems

Freeport and Upper Allegheny Joint Sanitary Authority representatives are scheduled to meet next week to discuss the possibility of linking the borough's sewage system with ...

Sports
Pirates score early, often in win over Diamondbacks

Gregory Polanco had three hits and a career-high five RBIs, and Francisco Liriano produced another solid start as the Pirates beat the Arizona Diamondbacks, 12-1, ...

Penguins notebook: Sullivan sticks to 4-line system

TAMPA, Fla. — In his consideration of forward combinations for the must-win Game 6 of ...

Roethlisberger 'disappointed' in suspended Steelers WR Bryant but says offense remains focused

Ben Roethlisberger wasn't about to mince words. He usually doesn't when it comes to Martavis Bryant. Just days before the start of last postseason, Roethlisberger said ...

Conner's focus turns to football after learning he's cancer-free 

The days leading up to the PET scan that revealed the good news about Pitt running back James Conner's cancer were the most tense of ...

Pirates place Vogelsong on 15-day DL, recall Schugel

Ryan Vogelsong showed improvement Tuesday, one day after a 92 mph fastball shattered multiple bones ...

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NFL notebook: Atlanta, Miami, L.A. awarded Super Bowl

The NFL awarded the Super Bowl to Atlanta, Miami and Los Angeles, three cities that made significant financial investments in new stadiums or recently upgraded ...

Lifestyles
Alcohol-laced sodas becoming more common on tap

Alcoholic soft drinks are brewing up a storm in the refreshment industry. Linda Nyman, a co-owner of Penn Brewery in the North Side, says the brewery's ...

Business Headlines
DEP rescinds $8.9 million fine against Range Resource

A year after Range Resources was accused of allowing a leaky well to taint nearby water supplies and refusing orders to fix it, the Department ...

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Is Scarborough Shoal worth a war?

If China begins to reclaim and militarize Scarborough Shoal, says Philippines President Benigno S. Aquino III, America must fight. Should we back down, the U.S. ...

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