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Local Leaders Confident Heinz Will Stay In Pittsburgh, Prosper

How will the new mega-company, formed by the merger of Heinz and Kraft Foods, affect our region?

03/25/2015

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H.J. Heinz Buying Kraft In Deal To Create Food Giant

H.J. Heinz Co. is buying Kraft Foods Group Inc., creating what the companies say will be the third-largest food and beverage company in North America.

03/25/2015

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Pittsburgh Welcoming Thousands Of Visitors For NCAA Tournament

Fans settled into their seats at CONSOL Energy Center Wednesday, a full day before the first college basketball tournament game.

03/18/2015

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St. Patrick’s Day Means Millions Of Dollars In Spending Green

Between green T-shirts, Irish food, decorations and green beer, many Americans will be spending some money today.

03/17/2015

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3-D Printer Use Growing Across The Board

Most of us use computer printers for paper documents and maybe the occasional picture.

03/13/2015

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Vape Shops Growing In Pittsburgh Region

It’s called vaping and is a popular alternative to smoking cigarettes.

03/09/2015

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Local Lumber Liquidators Customers Worried After Report Links Flooring To Health Concerns

Meghan Lopresti’s husband, Robert, was putting in the final core boards of their new laminate wood floor Sunday night when her dad called and told her to turn on “60 Minutes.”

03/06/2015

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Budget Airline Now Offering Flights From Pittsburgh To Florida

The bitter cold no doubt has some people wishing they had a plan to escape to some place warm.

02/26/2015

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Nearly 40 Percent Of Wal-Mart’s US Workers To Get Pay Raises

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is spending $1 billion to make changes to how it pays and trains U.S. hourly workers as the embattled retailer tries to reshape the image that its stores offer dead-end jobs.

02/19/2015

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New Pittsburgh Product Offers On-The-Go Back Pain Relief

Wanting to remain active, Highland Park resident Helen Volkov Behn, with the help of local designer Jen Rocket, has developed a simple but revolutionary way to control back pain.

02/18/2015

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Monroeville Mall Hopeful New Youth Policy Will Bring Positive Change

After a 17-year-old shot three people at the Monroeville Mall, CBL and Associates, the mall owner, said it will card and eject unaccompanied minors from the mall on Fridays and Saturdays after 6 p.m. beginning on Feb. 27.

02/09/2015

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Radio Shack Bankruptcy Could Affect 16 Stores In Western Pa.

Soon there are going to be thousands of people joining the unemployment lines.

02/06/2015

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Credit Card Companies Now Offering Variety Of Hidden Perks

While some credit card companies charge you a fee and others are free, they almost all offer some kind of hidden benefit.

02/04/2015

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Staples Buys Office Depot For $6 Billion

The rapidly changing tools of the work place and the way we shop has led to another major consolidation in the retail office supply business as Staples announced the $6 billion acquisition of rival Office Depot.

02/04/2015

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New Ransom-Ware Scam Locking Victims Out Of Their Own Smartphones

The Better Business Bureau is warning people about a scam where your cellphone isn’t merely infected, it’s frozen, and the scammers demand ransom to unlock it.

01/30/2015

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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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