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Local Man Invents Smartphone Mount As Cheaper Alternative To GoPros

More and more people are using GoPro cameras to capture action video.

11/12/2014

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Bottom Dollar Sold To Aldi, All 20 Pittsburgh Stores Closing

The company who owns Bottom Dollar Food has sold the discount grocery chain to Aldi Inc.

11/06/2014

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Highmark’s CEO Answers Tough Questions On Access To UPMC

Most Highmark subscribers will soon lose low-cost access to UPMC in a consent agreement Highmark agreed to.

10/31/2014

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PNC Changes Course, Decides To Issue New Credit & Debit Cards

When Home Depot discovered credit card and debit card information had been hacked from April to early September, one local bank — Dollar Bank — didn’t hesitate to act.

10/30/2014

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FTC Says AT&T Misled Customers Over Unlimited Data, Lawsuit Filed

AT&T is being sued by the government over allegations it misled millions of smartphone customers who were promised unlimited data plans but instead experienced slow speeds while browsing the Internet or watching streaming video.

10/28/2014

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Study: Marcellus Shale Created 45,000 Trade Jobs

How many jobs is the shale gas industry creating?

10/17/2014

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Restaurant Owners Say Proposed Health Dept. Grades Unfair

The green Health Department decals on local eateries could soon be replaced with letter grades.

10/08/2014

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Gov’t: AT&T To Pay $105M For ‘Cramming’ Charges

State Attorney General Kathleen Kane announced a large, national settlement with AT&T Mobility for a practice called “cramming.”

10/08/2014

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People Conflicted About The Conflict Kitchen

Conflict Kitchen’s new menu has definitely brought some controversy. We find out how it’s business is handling these “conflicting” views.

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Turner’s Dairy Rises To The Top With National Awards

Turner’s Dairy produces 40,000 gallons of milk each day, and 30,000 gallons of iced tea and other drinks. But that’s small-time compared with mega-dairies that sprawl across the nation.

09/30/2014

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Rosalind’s Candy Castle Reaches Sweet Milestone With 100 Years Of Candy Making

It’s peanut brittle making day at Rosalind’s Candy Castle in New Brighton.

09/29/2014

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Walmart Gets Into Banking With No-Fee Checking

Move over PNC, Citizens, and those other banks. Walmart is moving into banking.

09/24/2014

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Pittsburgh Technical Institute Preparing Students For Oil & Gas Industry

The course has rigorous demands and is highly technical – taught in a language few of us would understand.

09/23/2014

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Sears Pulling Out Of Century III Mall

The current owners of the Century III mall say it’s not a dead facility, but that it’s a facility on its way back.

09/22/2014

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Apple’s New Operating System May Have Bugs

Just as a car cannot run without an engine, so also a smartphone cannot run without something called an operating system, Carnegie Mellon University professor Anind Dey told KDKA money editor Jon Delano on Friday.

09/19/2014

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Dave Crawley Receives “Bill Burns” Award

Dave Crawley Receives “Bill Burns” Award

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Exhibit Showcases Pittsburgh Innovation

An exhibit at the HJ Heinz History Center celebrates how Pittsburgh has helped to change the world. Spanning over 16,000 square-feet, “Pittsburgh: A Tradition of Innovation” highlights our region’s contributions to art, medicine, industry, education, sports, technology, and much more!

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Top 10 Sexiest Jobs

You’re making small talk at a party and then you ask the big question, “So what do you do for a living?”  The answer determines if you exchange phone numbers or say goodnight.  A recent […]

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Fortune 1000 Companies Headquarted In Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh is known for many things, but being a big business hub may not be one of them. From Heinz to PPG, here’s some of the Fortune 1000 Companies who have their headquarters here in […]

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Shop Safely Online This Holiday Season

If heading to a crowded shopping mall is something you dread this time of year, you might be thinking about doing some of your holiday shopping online. Follow these tips to ensure cyber shopping experience pays off in the long run.

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Does It Really Do That?

Some of those infomercials that you see on TV make certain products look like things you just can’t afford to live without; but do they really live up to all the hype? Before you invest, […]

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