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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 ...

Plan your Memorial Day weekend

Memorial Day weekend will be filled with parades and ceremonies throughout Western Pennsylvania. Here is a roundup of events in some area communities; all events ...

Dog kept at Westmoreland shelter for 4 years finds 'forever home'

After four years of waiting to enjoy the comforts and freedom of a real home, a pit bull mix whose special needs left her overlooked ...

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Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh says church employee stole $220K in donations

A former employee of Good Samaritan Parish in Ambridge who ran up a six-figure casino gambling loss admitted to stealing more than $220,000 from donations ...

Pittsburgh police name suspect in Beltzhoover armed robbery

Pittsburgh police on Friday identified Laron Bonner as a suspect in an armed robbery that ...

1 man wounded in drive-by shooting on Pittsburgh's North Side

Pittsburgh police are investigating a drive-by shooting Friday on Eckert Street in the North Side. The shooting happened about 5:30 p.m. A 21-year-old man was driving ...

Seventh spokesman for Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane calls it quits

HARRISBURG — Chuck Ardo lasted for more than a year as press secretary for Attorney General Kathleen Kane but it became "increasingly difficult for me ...

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At 96, Dr. Heimlich uses namesake maneuver for first time to save woman

CINCINNATI — The 96-year-old Cincinnati surgeon credited with developing his namesake Heimlich maneuver recently used ...

Allegheny
Plum superintendent begins paid administrative leave in teacher-student sex case

Plum School District Superintendent Timothy Glasspool has been placed on paid administrative leave, the district solicitor said Friday. Solicitor Lee Price said Glasspool will remain on ...

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
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 ...

Penguins notebook: Sweden adds two Penguins for World Cup of Hockey

On the day teams in the World Cup of Hockey announced their final roster, two ...

Indy 500 notebook: Kanaan fastest on Carb Day

INDIANAPOLIS — Tony Kanaan doesn't put much stock into his qualifying effort for the 100th Indianapolis 500. The Brazilian, piloting the No. 10 Dallara-Chevrolet for Target ...

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 ...

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, ...

Arts and Entertainment
Real and fictional people and places help readers travel without leaving home

Why read? The inimitable Theodor Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss, described the advantages of reading simply: "The more you read, the more things you will ...

Eric Heyl
Heyl: Plum school administrators don't pay the price, get paid time off instead

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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