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Legendary Steelers Coach Chuck Noll Passes Away

Chuck Noll, the man who forever changed the image and fortunes of the Pittsburgh Steelers franchise, died Friday night at the age of 82.

06/13/2014

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1 Killed In Robinson Twp. Head-On Crash

A head-on crash in Robinson Township Thursday afternoon left one person dead.

05/22/2014

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M.E.’s Office: Partial Remains Found In Ohio River Are Human

AVALON (KDKA) — The Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office reports that partial skeletal remains found Tuesday in the Ohio River are human. The discovery was made near Avalon. Authorities say tests done by a forensic […]

04/17/2014

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McCandless Mom To Undergo Mental Evaluation

The woman accused of drowning two of her children last week will undergo a mental evaluation.

04/07/2014

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6-Year-Old Dies After McCandless Mom’s Alleged Drowning Attempt

The 6-year-old boy who has been on life support since police say his mother allegedly held he and his little brother down in a bathtub full of water has died.

04/05/2014

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Family, Community Hold Vigil For Boy Who Died Of Meningitis

Community members gathered for a vigil Saturday evening to remember a 6-year-old North Side boy who passed away suddenly earlier this week from meningitis.

03/08/2014

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Public Welfare Dept. Investigating After Nun Is Scalded At Personal Care Home, Dies

State authorities are now investigating after the death of an elderly nun who died from injuries after being burned by hot water at a Bellevue personal care home.

03/07/2014

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Medical Examiner: North Side Boy Dies From Bacterial Meningitis

The Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office says a 6-year-old North Side boy has died from bacterial meningitis.

03/06/2014

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D.A. To Pursue Charges In Overdose Deaths Like In 1988 China White Case

Allegheny County Medical Examiner Dr. Karl Williams says the stamp bags associated with the recent overdose deaths marked ‘Theraflu’ and ‘Bud Ice’ contain a mixture of both heroin and Fentanyl.

01/28/2014

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Officials Issue Second Alert After 4 More Overdose Deaths

Four more overdose deaths in the past 24 hours have officials with the Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office on high alert.

01/25/2014

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Strong Form Of Heroin May Be Behind Recent Overdose Deaths

The Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office has issued an alert to the public after three overdose deaths over the past two days.

01/24/2014

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Man Wounded In Penn Hills Bar Shooting Dies

A West Mifflin man wounded in a shooting outside a local bar has died.

12/26/2013

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Elderly Victim Of East Pittsburgh Crash Identified

There are new details today following a crash Friday evening in East Pittsburgh that claimed the life of an elderly man and left several others, including a police officer and paramedic, injured.

12/21/2013

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Emergency Crews Called To Fatal Accident In Fox Chapel

An accident sent emergency crews to Fox Chapel Saturday night.

11/09/2013

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Police Probe Apparent Murder-Suicide In North Versailles

The Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office has been called to North Versailles where a body has been found inside of a home.

10/29/2013

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