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Fayette flash floods displace 50 families; damage estimated in millions

The sight of a pack of volunteers with garbage bags and capable hands brought Glenn Siple to tears Tuesday. As he composed himself on the sidewalk ...

Beemer says he'll bring 'honor and integrity' to Pa. AG's office

HARRISBURG — Bruce Beemer said Tuesday that he will work to bring "a sense of honor and integrity" to the Office of Attorney General during ...

A peek at what local chefs pack for their kids' lunches

It's safe to say that children with a parent working in the culinary industry are finding more than peanut butter and jelly sandwiches and fruit ...

Pitt's Ollison regains spot in RB pack 

Like everyone associated with Pitt football, running backs coach Andre Powell likes to talk, even ...

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Source: Trump may visit Mexico before immigration speech

WASHINGTON — A campaign official says Donald Trump could make a last-minute trip to Mexico on Wednesday, hours before he delivers a highly anticipated speech ...

Police shut down illegal gambling operation in Munhall

Authorities said they uncovered an illegal gambling operation Tuesday in a members-only social club in Munhall. Officers with the Pennsylvania State Police Bureau of Liquor Control ...

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WHO suggests new treatment for gonorrhea as antibiotic resistance rises

The sexually transmitted disease gonorrhea continues to develop strong resistance to antibiotics to the point where the World Health Organization released treatment guidelines Tuesday calling ...

Allegheny
President to visit Pittsburgh for 'Frontiers' conference in October

President Barack Obama will visit Pittsburgh in October to attend the White House Frontiers Conference co-hosted by the University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University ...

Politics
Rubio, Murphy win Florida's Senate primaries

TALLAHASSEE — Republican Sen. Marco Rubio and Democratic U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy each easily won their Senate primaries Tuesday, setting up a November showdown that's ...

Valley News Dispatch
New Kensington dachshund rescue requires heavy equipment

A determined dachshund's pursuit of a groundhog got him into a tight spot on Tuesday afternoon in New Kensington. Autobahn, 6, chased the rodent into a ...

Sports
Haley, Roethlisberger relationship built on trust, desire to win

Sometimes Ben Roethlisberger calls the plays, and that's the way Todd Haley wants it. Sometimes Haley ...

Pirates notebook: Cole relieved after receiving diagnosis on ailing elbow

CHICAGO — After getting good news about his sore elbow from an orthopedic specialist Monday, Gerrit Cole expects to pitch again for the Pirates before ...

Steelers TE Green placed on PUP list, out at least 8 weeks

The Steelers have waited a long time for their prized free-agent acquisition of this past ...

Penn State releases depth chart, TE Bowers out for season

UNIVERSITY PARK — Penn State released its depth chart Tuesday, answering questions about player personnel and position battles. Coach James Franklin announced that tight ...

Pirates minor leaguers Ngoepe, Neverauskus arrested after bar fight

CHICAGO — Triple-A Indianapolis infielder Gift Ngoepe and pitcher Dovydas Neverauskas were suspended for the rest of the season after being arrested Sunday morning in ...

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NFL notebook: Vikings' Bridgewater suffers ACL tear

Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is expected to miss at least the next season while recovering from a dislocated left knee and torn ACL after a ...

Arts and Entertainment
Travis Tritt among free concerts at Heinz Field Kickoff and Rib Festival

Travis Tritt, a Southern-rock-influenced country star, will be headlining Heinz Field's annual Labor Day weekend celebration with lots of food — namely barbecued meat — ...

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Energy efficiency regulations hurt consumers

You have houseguests and you may not even know it. Indeed, they can be found in virtually every room of your home. We're referring to ...

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