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As Trump rocks GOP boat, Toomey likely to join convention no-shows

Sen. Pat Toomey doubts he'll attend the Republican National Convention in Cleveland next month when billionaire businessman Donald Trump almost certainly will get the party's ...

Could sin tax deter more smokers from buying cigarettes, getting cancer?

Marina Posvar hates to admit it, but she started smoking cigarettes in eighth grade. She quit many years and cigarette packs later when she became ...

Heyl: Broken handcycle sets back paralyzed cyclist in world record hunt

One moment, Attila Domos was cruising effortlessly through the streets of Squirrel Hill on his handcycle. The next moment, the paraplegic musician found himself ...