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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.

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Sisters From El Salvador Flee To Pittsburgh To Escape Brutal Drug Cartels

Her name is Anna. She’s a 14-year-old who fled her native El Salvador with her 12-year-old sister, Maria, to find a new life here in Pittsburgh.

07/18/2014

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Gov. Corbett Says Health A Main Concern With Immigration

Immigration continues to be a hot topic in the US, including in non-border states like Pennsylvania.

07/18/2014

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Detective Charged With Stealing Money From Convenience Store Customer

Police were summoned to the 7-Eleven convenience store on Pittsburgh’s North Side Wednesday to investigate a theft.

07/17/2014

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Young Central American Refugees Finding Shelter At Local Charity, Sparking Controversy

They’re kids, some as young as 5- and 6-years-old, who say they’ve fled poverty-stricken and gang-invested Central America for the chance of new life in the United States.

07/16/2014

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Local Organization Taking In Central American Refugees

You’ve seen them on the national news and heard of their perilous journeys across the dessert, fleeing drug-invested and poverty-stricken Central America.

07/16/2014

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New Housing Developments Saying No Kids Allowed

No kids allowed. That’s the rule in some popular new housing developments springing up through the state.

07/14/2014

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Pa. American Water Points To Striking Workers For Open Hydrants

As the strike enters its fourth week, more than a dozen hydrants have been opened, and police warn that a loss of water pressure could put people in danger.

07/11/2014

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Ethics Commission Probes Allegheny Co. Councilman Over Deer Lakes Park Drilling

Shouts of “shame, shame, shame” followed Allegheny County Council’s approval in May of shale gas drilling below its 1,200-acre Deer Lakes Park.

07/09/2014

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Billionaire Newspaper Publisher Richard Mellon Scaife Dies At 82

As a billionaire heir to the Mellon fortune, he could have lived a life of leisure.

07/04/2014

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Increased Security Measures After Powerful Chemicals Go Missing

Pittsburgh Police have been investigating the theft of chemicals from a laboratory at the Community College of Allegheny County.

07/03/2014

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Spotlight On Striking PAWC Workers After Fire Hydrants Opened

Loosen the bolt on top of a hydrant and within seconds, hundreds of gallons of water will come rushing out.

07/02/2014

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Peters Township Homeowners Object to Tree Trimming By FirstEnergy

Plans by FirstEnergy to trim trees along a transmission line in Peters Township has drawn the ire of homeowners.

06/30/2014

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DEP: Wastewater Contamination Worse Than First Thought In Amwell Twp.

A clean-up is underway at the now-dry wastewater impoundment in Amwell Township, Washington County.

06/12/2014

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Game Commission Rescues Wayward Bear Trapped On Barge

Pennsylvania Game Commission officials were called to trap a bear that found its way onto a barge in Clairton Wednesday morning.

06/11/2014

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