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Great Racers run to save man's life during Pittsburgh event

Jennifer McDermott-Grubb's finish time of 1 hour and 33 minutes in the Great Race may seem a little on the slow side, but not for ...

Plum reinstates superintendent placed on leave after teacher sex scandal

Timothy Glasspool will return as superintendent of Plum Schools four months after he was placed on paid, administrative leave in the wake of a teacher ...

Connellsville homes, lives being rebuilt month after flood

It's like a ghost town in the Connellsville neighborhood where Chad Burnsworth lives. Some of the homes, ravaged by flash flooding one month ago, sit hauntingly ...

Weight-limit violators reported on Liberty Bridge; $10,000 penalty if caught

Multiple vehicles weighing more than the Liberty Bridge's new, reduced weight limit have crossed the span, and reports of the violations had officials pledging to ...

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Trib announces expansion in some markets, going all-digital in Pittsburgh

Trib Total Media announced Wednesday a broad-based restructuring plan that will re-emphasize local news in its key markets while moving toward the future with its ...

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Number of Pa. newborns addicted to opioids is skyrocketing, report says

Hospitals across Pennsylvania are battling surging rates of opioid-addicted babies and mothers, according to a report issued Tuesday by the Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment ...

Politics
Trump has turned over tax returns - for lawsuits and loans

WASHINGTON — While Donald Trump won't publicly release his income tax returns, the New York businessman has turned them over when it suited his needs ...

Westmoreland
Ligonier Twp. retreat for veterans approved

Ligonier Township supervisors Tuesday granted permission for the Patriot Hills organization to operate a retreat for veterans and their families at a residence along Youngstown ...

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Allegheny-Kiski Valley Historical Society celebrates 50 years

The Allegheny-Kiski Valley Historical Society strives to keep local history alive — and has done so for 50 years. So on Tuesday evening inside a full ...

Sports
Steelers Roethlisberger: Expect to see Bell, Williams on field at the same time 

As attrition takes its toll on their receiving corps and possessing what they feel to be the arguably the best running back duo in the ...

Pirates fall to Cubs, knocked out of wild card race

When he signed with the Pirates last winter, Ryan Vogelsong envisioned a much different ending to this season. Vogelsong expected another chance to pitch in the ...

Pitt's young linebackers deal with growing pains

Someday, if Sean Idowu becomes a star outside linebacker for Pitt and Ryan Switzer takes his place among the NFL's best wide receivers, the two ...

Five Steelers could miss K.C. game with injuries

When the NFL changed its injury report designations this year, it eliminated the "probable" category. Steelers ...

Penguins defenseman Cole enjoys doing dirty work

DETROIT — Ian Cole doubted he'd get any time to hang out with his family, which resides in Ann Arbor, Mich., during the Penguins' quick ...

Pitt men's basketball off to fast start

Chatting with reporters, new Pitt basketball coach Kevin Stallings was asked about the up-tempo pace ...

Lifestyles
New brewer on Pittsburgh's North Side welcomes neighbors

Early Sunday morning, Al Grasso was at home, getting ready for the big day — the soft opening of the North Side's newest brewery — ...

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Making America more secure

What are we to make of Ahmad Khan Rahami, the primary suspect in the latest terrorist assault on the U.S., one that involved multiple bombs ...

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