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Police, Zone 5 residents form 'feedback loop' at meeting in East Liberty

Ellen Harrison said she has faith that Pittsburgh police Chief Cameron McLay is improving police-community relations. But she still wants to hold him accountable. "I think things are ...

Celebrating 20 years, Shadyside art festival in 'perfect spot'

Toni Mann finds painting soothing and a welcome distraction as she continues her recovery from ...

Mylan to expand discount programs as EpiPen prices spike

Mylan NV responded to mounting criticism over the skyrocketing cost of its highly profitable EpiPen by expanding programs that help some people pay for the ...

McGinty makes fair pay — especially for women — a campaign priority

U.S. Senate challenger Katie McGinty says the American dream is only coming half-true for many working families. McGinty, a Chester County Democrat, told a small group ...

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Body of 21-year-old man found in Washington County

The death of a McKees Rocks man discovered in Washington County is being treated as a homicide. The body of Ryan John Ramirez, 21, was found ...

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Calls to reform gift policy for government officials often unanswered in Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG — Expensive jewelry. Free vacations. Wads of cash. Revelations of extravagant gifts to public officials ...

Westmoreland
Patriotic paint job rallies Trump supporters in Youngstown, Pa.

Two months before the presidential election, Leslie Baum Rossi felt supporters of Republican nominee Donald Trump needed some encouragement. So up went a 14-foot likeness of ...

Valley News Dispatch
'Mindhunter' comes to the A-K Valley

Becky Coy's Tarentum eatery, Hometown Restaurant, got a bigger lunch rush than normal on Thursday. Coy's restaurant was a central location in the filming of ...

Sports
McCutchen accounts for all offense as Pirates edge Brewers

MILWAUKEE — Andrew McCutchen was not spooked on Thursday to the Pirates' decade-long misery at Miller Park. McCutchen drove in a run on each of his ...

Journeyman Harris in another fight for NFL starting job with Steelers

Steelers coach Mike Tomlin rarely, if ever, tips his hand about who is most likely ...

Harrison, NFL have long-awaited meeting

The NFL's long-awaited meeting with Steelers linebacker James Harrison on Thursday lasted longer than the ...

Defensive end Price, other Pitt seniors set example for young LBs battling for starting job

Sophomore linebackers Elijah Zeise and Seun Idowu have been part of the Pitt team only ...

WVU RB Shell aims to finish strong by going back to power running style

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — At Hopewell, Rushel Shell was a force of nature, a battering ram that smashed through opposing defenses en route to becoming Pennsylvania's ...

HSFB position by position: Coaches replacing two of the best

The WPIAL saw two of its veteran football coaches retire this season, raising to four ...

Steelers/NFL News
NFL notebook: Browns ship LB Mingo to Patriots for draft pick

Barkevious Mingo never really fit in with the Browns. The Patriots will try to find an ideal spot for him. A major disappointment in Cleveland, Mingo, the ...

Penguins/NHL
Penguins notebook: Forward prospect Simon starting his preseason early

One of the first things winger Dominik Simon did when he arrived in Pittsburgh last summer, shortly after the Penguins picked him in the fifth ...

NHL notebook: Colorado hires Cleveland AHL coach as new boss

Joe Sakic had to rush his coaching search after the abrupt resignation of Patrick Roy. He doesn't believe the Avalanche rushed their hire. After interviewing candidates ...

Lifestyles
New Nordstrom Rack open for bargains in Ross

The savings start at 9 a.m. sharp Aug. 26. That's when Nordstrom Rack, an off-price fashion retailer, opens its doors in the newly refurbished The Block ...

Doug Oster
Phipps hosts Red Ripe and Roasted to benefit food bank 

It takes two hands for Jordyn Melino to pull a huge 'Pineapple' tomato off the vine in the edible garden at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical ...

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A clash of police policies

Amid the rioting in Milwaukee, there also was a clash between two leading lawmen there — Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke and the city of ...

Eric Heyl
Heyl: Comprehending Pa.'s liquor reform oddities may drive you to drink

Don't drink and legislate. That's apparently the lesson to be learned from the state's new liquor reform law that recently went into effect. It's sufficiently ...

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