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Rust scores twice as Penguins advance to Stanley Cup Final 

Before he was chosen in the 2010 NHL Draft, during his four years of college ...

U.S. to investigate U.S. Steel's complaints against Chinese producers

The United States said Thursday that it will investigate allegations that Chinese steelmakers stole trade secrets from U.S. Steel Corp. and illegally undercut prices in ...

Burrell senior dies hours before commencement

As the band played "Pomp and Circumstance," 132 Burrell High School seniors celebrated their graduation Thursday night but also mourned the death of a classmate ...

Doctors find alarming superbug in Pennsylvania woman

Worrisome bacteria resistant to the most powerful antibiotics have been discovered in a Pennsylvania woman, marking the first time doctors found this type of superbug ...

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Bullet grazes person on North Side

A person was grazed by a bullet Thursday in a shooting on the North Side, according to Pittsburgh police. The victim, a high school senior, walked ...

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School culture deemed priority for next PPS superintendent Hamlet

Anthony Hamlet knows no two students are alike, and that they come from different backgrounds and learn in different ways. Hamlet was raised by a single ...

Allegheny
Wade sentenced to life in prison without parole for killing Wolfe sisters

After 20 days of testimony and deliberations, the jurors who convicted Allen Wade of murdering his East Liberty neighbors, sisters Susan and Sarah Wolfe, could ...

Politics
Trump sews up requisite delegates for Republican presidential nomination

BISMARCK, N.D. — Triumphantly armed with a majority of his party's delegates, Republican Donald Trump unleashed a broadside attack Thursday on Hillary Clinton's prescriptions for ...

Westmoreland
Hempfield restaurant owner gets his 'ducks in a row' to grow medical marijuana

Rodney Yemc's passion for medical marijuana is palpable. The Hempfield restaurant owner said he wakes up every morning thinking about how he'll advance his plans ...

Sports
Rossi: Appreciate Penguins' long-awaited return to Stanley Cup Final

Matt Murray is so new to the Stanley Cup playoffs that he couldn't possibly grasp ...

Pens 'play the right way' in Game 7 victory

The speech from coach Mike Sullivan to the Penguins that preceded their 2-1 win over Tampa Bay in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals ...

With healthy Big Ben leading potent offense, Steelers' Brown won't rule out 2,000-yard season

Antonio Brown danced, because Antonio Brown likes to dance, especially after scoring touchdowns. And he did that a couple of times, including a pair after beating ...

Steelers QB Roethlisberger's, Jones' families grow with birth of boys

The starter had to one-up the backup again. What seemed to be scheduled days off for ...

Cole's homer, Harrison's pinch hit lead Pirates over Diamondbacks

After laboring through 106 pitches during an atypically brief five-inning outing Thursday, Pirates pitching ace Gerrit Cole said he "definitely thought leaving the game, we ...

Steelers/NFL News
Ex-Steelers assistant LeBeau, who turns 79 this year, takes over Titans defense

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Tennessee Titans are back to just one man running their defense, ...

Pirates/MLB
Pirates announcer Brown defends self after La Russa confrontation

The friction between the Pirates and Tony La Russa has spanned several Pittsburgh managers, two ...

Arts and Entertainment
Review: 'X-Men: Apocalypse' satisfies in superhero summer

Director Bryan Singer invigorates his latest X-Men film with vintage 1980s charm in an origin story about how the mutant supergroup unites and divides in ...

Lifestyles
Japanese garden a passionate project for Tarentum doctor 

"I'm not a gardener," insists Dr. Michael Rabkin. He is standing in the center of his beautiful Japanese-style garden, which adjoins his medical lab in Tarentum. ...

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Clinton's enablers on the right

Is there anything more laughable than all the former members of the George W. Bush brain trust torching conservatives for getting behind Donald Trump? The ...

Eric Heyl
Heyl: Paid time off gives Plum school administrators time to reflect on mistakes

The response was swift, the penalties severe. Plum school directors wasted no time responding to the scathing 100-page grand jury report excoriating administrators over their ...

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