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Does It Really Do That? EnduraCool Instant Cooling Towel

It’s not always possible to camp out in air-conditioned comfort. However, EnduraCool’s Instant Cooling Towel claims it can be your portable air conditioner.

07/21/2014

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Investigation Continues After Child Found Resembling “Human Skeleton”

On June 6, Mercer County Children and Youth Services got a tip that a child looking like a human skeleton was living at a house on North Second Street.

07/21/2014

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PLAY Campaign Teaches Kids Importance Of Living Healthy

Millions of American kids are too heavy and don’t get the exercise they need. Other teens are falling into the trap of performance enhancing drugs to get bigger and stronger. Because of that, the Pittsburgh Pirates and its training staff decided to do something about it.

07/21/2014

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1 Person Burned In Penn Hills Fire

Firefighters are on the scene of a house fire in Penn Hills that burned one person.

07/21/2014

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Bishop Zubik Defends Holy Family Institute, Fostering Immigrant Children

It’s a hot button issue, and now Bishop David Zubik is stepping into the immigration debate.

07/21/2014

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1 Hospitalized After Lawrence Co. Drill Press Accident

One person was sent to the hospital after getting stuck in a drill press Monday afternoon.

07/21/2014

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Local Couple: Pigs Are Pets, Not Livestock

According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the 43-pound pig is a registered household pet. Then

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Injuries Avoided After Vehicle Crashes Into Auto Zone Store

An Auto Zone store in Wilkinsburg suffered significant damage after a vehicle drove through the front of the building Monday afternoon.

07/21/2014

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Avonworth Teacher Pleads Guilty In Child Sex Assault Case

An elementary school teacher accused of sexually abusing a girl pleaded guilty Monday morning.

07/21/2014

Pieces of wreckage of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 are pictured on July 18, 2014 in Shaktarsk, the day after it crashed.  (Photo Credit: DOMINIQUE FAGET/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Calls For Immediate Access To MH 17 Crash Site

President Barack Obama is calling for international investigators to have “immediate and full access” to the site in eastern Ukraine where a passenger jet was shot down last week.

07/21/2014

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2 Women Robbed, Forced From Moving Vehicle At Gunpoint

Two women were injured after being forced out of a moving vehicle at gunpoint during a robbery in Westmoreland County.

07/21/2014

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1 Stabbed, Injured By Blind Man During South Side Fight

Police are investigating after a man was stabbed during a fight with a blind man on the South Side.

07/21/2014

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3 Shot In Lawrence County, 1 Dead

State Police are looking into a deadly shooting Sunday night in Lawrence County.

07/20/2014

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DEP Officials Investigate Sheen Seen On Mon River

Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection officials are looking into a “light sheen” spotted on the Monongahela River Sunday.

07/20/2014

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23-Year-Old Gateway Clipper Employee Drowns After Jumping Into Mon

A Gateway Clipper employee drowned early Sunday morning after jumping into the Monongahela River.

07/20/2014

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A Look Back At Pittsburgh’s Hidden Treasures

Ahead of the Seventh Annual Pittsburgh’s Hidden Treasures event at the Senator John Heinz History Center, we’re looking back at some of the best moments from past events.

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Trolley Hits Car In Castle Shannon

Two people were injured when a Port Authority light-rail trolley struck a car at the Arlington Station in Castle Shannon on Tuesday, July 15.

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Pittsburgh Pup Crawl 2014

Hundreds of Pittsburgh pooches and their humans came out for the 2014 Pittsburgh Pup Crawl on the North Shore Friday, July 11. There were doggy swimming pools, illuminated collars, pet and owner caricatures, a nighttime walk, lots of food, and a ton of fun! The best part is, it benefited the three local animal shelters – Animal Friends, the Western Pa. Humane Society and the Animal Rescue League.

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Steel City Pet Expo 2014

The Steel City Pet Expo brought man and man’s best friend to the David L. Lawrence Convention Center Saturday, June 28, 2014. There were more than 200 exhibits and an appearance by Animal Planet’s “Pit Boss,” Shorty Rossi.

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Animal Rescue League Experiencing Overflow Of Animals

The Animal Rescue League is looking for help after a temporary closure at the Western Pennsylvania Humane Society has led to an overflow of animals.

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Carnegie Science Center “Snowball Day” 2014

The Carnegie Science Center welcomed summer with their annual “Snowball Day” on June 20, 2014! To celebrate kids got to launch snowballs into the Ohio River!

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Steelers’ Legend Chuck Noll Dies

It’s a sad day in Steelers Nation as the team and fans mourn legendary head coach and Hall of Famer Chuck Noll. He passed away Friday, June 13, 2014 at the age of 82.

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