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Strong storms flood roads, leave thousands without power 

A line of strong thunderstorms that moved through southwestern Pennsylvania Sunday flooded roads, toppled wires, felled trees and knocked out power to thousands of homes. Water ...

Photo Essay: Neville Roller Drome

Jim Park is smiling warmly at one of the Derby Brats, the girls roller derby team that calls the Neville Roller Drome home. "You're allowed back ...

Research firm: Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills' value sinks to $11 million

The value of the Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills mall is getting "dangerously low," a Duquesne University marketing professor says. The value of the Frazer mall ...

Photos sought to memorialize Vietnam War veterans on Wall of Faces

In less than a month, photos for 19 of 27 servicemen killed during the Vietnam War have been found by Westmoreland County Veterans Affairs for ...

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Americans cut online ties because of bitter election, study finds

Bob Topich challenged his Facebook friends to stop writing, sharing and liking posts about politics during last month's Republican and Democratic national conventions. "One friend replied, ...

Politics
U.S. election so crazy I just might win, Libertarian Johnson says

Libertarian Gary Johnson's plan for capturing the White House hinges on voters following through on polls suggesting they dislike the Republican and Democratic presidential nominees ...

Sports
Steelers' Jones 'ready for anything' this season

The time is now for Jarvis Jones. The fourth-year outside linebacker spent the first three seasons ...

Dupuis ponders his purpose with Penguins

Pascal Dupuis suspects his hockey equipment still stinks of champagne and beer. He said he ...

Pirates complete 4-game sweep in Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE — Starling Marte's lack of home run production this year has made him the target of some teasing in the Pirates' dugout. "We've been joking ...

Steelers notebook: Gilbert, Heyward vow to play in season opener

Two of the Steelers' more tenured starters between the trenches sustained not-insignificant injures during the ...

Pirates notebook: Cole mentioned 'discomfort' after recent start

MILWAUKEE — Gerrit Cole ran sprints on the field before Sunday's game, a final workout ...

FCS preview: Defending NEC champ Duquesne looks to return to postseason

It's a running joke in the Duquesne football program: Every season, the Dukes consider putting in a package of offensive plays for linebacker Christian Kuntz. "He ...

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NFL notebook: 49ers' Kaepernick stands by controversial decision

Defiant and determined to be a conduit for change, 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick plans to sit through the national anthem for as long as he ...

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DiCaprio's dirty dollars

Actor Leonardo DiCaprio walked away from a fender bender in the Hamptons without a scratch. But the outspoken liberal should not escape unscathed from his ...

Eric Heyl
Heyl: As seniors and hipsters descend, make sure you know the difference

Hookah fanatics have many reasons to settle in Pittsburgh. So do shuffleboard-playing septuagenarians. But although they share favorable living conditions here, there are subtle but important ...

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