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Kenyan Ruto wins Pittsburgh Marathon

Kipkoech Ruto reached the apex of the dreaded Forbes Avenue hill near the 12th mile of the Pittsburgh Marathon course Sunday with no challengers on ...

Hillary Clinton stresses need for civility, unity

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton plans to win big by keeping it small. "I could not be more grateful for the opportunity to run for this ...

Gorman: Americans carry flag for Pittsburgh

Phebe Ko heard her twin sister Mindy call out at the 17-mile marker that she was in third place and the first American amongst the ...

Therapy pets help college students cope with stress

College is going to the dogs, and even a few cats these days. As a professor at Indiana University of Pennsylvania for 38 years, Mary Jalongo ...

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Uniontown man accused of attempting to strangle teen

A 32-year-old Uniontown man was ordered held in the Fayette County Jail on $25,000 bond after police say he attempted to strangle a 16-year-old girl ...

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Canonsburg man works to get on U.S. Senate ballot as Independent

It started with a sign. With little work for his landscaping business in early March, Brandon Hudock, of Canonsburg, had free time and an idea. So for ...

Allegheny
Pittsburgh Marathon holds special meaning for Team Lauryn

They gathered last night, on the eve of the Pittsburgh Marathon, as they do every year. From Seattle and Southington, Conn., Pittsburgh and Philadelphia and places ...

Westmoreland
Salem residents, gas firm shift focus to recovery after pipeline explosion

Randy Gillis pushed back the brim of his baseball cap and looked at charred hillsides that had produced crops and pastured cows on his family's ...

Valley News Dispatch
Firms filling hundreds of job openings for U.S. Open in Oakmont

Area residents have a chance not only to be at the U.S. Open, but also to get paid to be there. At least two companies ...

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Reds snap Pirates' 6-game winning streak with 11-inning victory 

Four errors and three fly balls that eluded Pirates outfielders Sunday added up to a 6-5 loss to the Cincinnati Reds in 11 innings. The defensive ...

Penguins notebook: Capitals' Orpik faces NHL hearing for head shot to Maatta 

Washington defenseman Brooks Orpik on Sunday met with the NHL's Department of Player Safety and ...

Pittsburgh Marathon runner returns to where he 'died,' crosses finish line

Jeff Whitmore returned to the Pittsburgh Marathon to address some unfinished business. This time he ran in the half-marathon. Last year, he tried to run ...

Rossi: Orpik's hit ups ante for ugly

WASHINGTON The Conscience became The Enemy. But the Penguins stayed true to their identity, which ...

Arts and Entertainment
'Rake's Progress' a compelling tale with a superb cast

Sixty-five years after its world premiere and 63 years after its U.S. premiere, Igor Stravinsky's opera "The Rake's Progress" finally received its due locally when ...

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Scottdale steelmaker soldiers on, hopes Trump can bring change to D.C.

Jim Philipkosky jokes that he bought his small specialty steel company in Scottdale "a day before the credit window closed" in January 2008. Nine months later, ...

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Are we repeating history by letting our financial sector get too big?

"You are dangerously big." That message was delivered to five banks by federal regulators last month. Now America needs to summon the courage to say ...

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