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2 Ex-Inmates In Georgia Charged In Pa. Jury Scam

Two former Georgia state prison inmates are jailed in that state on charges that they phoned Pittsburgh-area residents and scammed six into wiring $990 each, supposedly to pay fines for missing jury duty.

04/20/2015

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Westmoreland Co. Issues Missed Jury Duty Scam Warning

Westmoreland County is putting out a warning about a new phone scam.

04/14/2015

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Getting A Good Concert Seat Not As Easy As It Used To Be

The Rolling Stones are rolling into town in June and their loyal fans are in a frenzy to get a choice seat for Mick and the boys.

04/10/2015

Firefighters take postion on Boyltson Street near the finish line after two bombs exploded during the 117th Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. Two people are confirmed dead and at least 28 injured after at least two explosions went off near the finish line to the marathon. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Guilty Verdicts Reached In Boston Marathon Bombings

A jury has reached a verdict in the federal death penalty trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

04/08/2015

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DA: Fugitive’s Shooting OK, Deputy Not Influenced By Cocaine

A prosecutor has called a news conference to announce his findings about a sheriff’s deputy who was found to have cocaine in his system after he was one of four officers who shot a child-rape suspect.

04/08/2015

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City Worker Jailed After Bizarre Incident At Courthouse, Stashing Gun In Toilet

A Carnegie man who works for the Pittsburgh Public Works Department is in custody after a dramatic series of events that began Tuesday at the Allegheny County Courthouse and ended with a gun stashed in a toilet at a downtown fast food restaurant.

04/08/2015

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Pittsburgh VA Clears Up Backlog, Shortens Wait Times

Congress was shocked to learn that at a VA facility in Phoenix, Ariz. 1,700 veterans had languished on waiting lists – and some had died awaiting care.

04/06/2015

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French Prosecutor: Germanwings Co-Pilot Wanted To Destroy Plane

A French prosecutor announced that a Germanwings co-pilot appeared to want to “destroy the plane.”

03/26/2015

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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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Peduto, County Officials Seek ‘Green’ Solution To Water & Sewer Overhaul

The overhaul of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County’s antiquated water and sewer systems is estimated at between $2-$3 billion.

03/24/2015

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Trooper Sues Over Arrest, Force In Wedding Brawl Aftermath

A Pennsylvania state trooper has sued the Pittsburgh Police, saying they arrested him on false charges and used excessive force – including a kick to the groin – to arrest him when he tried to calm down a rowdy groomsman following a brawl after his brother’s wedding.

03/24/2015

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Sanitary Authority Overhaul Expected To Take Toll On Low-Income Customers

It’s a project estimated at between $2 and $3 billion – and you’ll be picking up the tab.

03/23/2015

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IRS Impersonation Scam Claims More Than 3,000 Victims Nationwide

Elaine Palahunik has never cheated on her taxes, so she was floored to get a call on her answering machine recently telling her to call back or else.

03/20/2015

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Thousands Being Targeted In IRS Impersonation Scam

A tax time scam is targeting people all across the nation, including right here in Pittsburgh

03/18/2015

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Governor Looks To Expand Sales Tax To Boost Funding For Education

They are things you buy all the time – from non-prescription drugs to candy to concert tickets and haircuts – and they are all tax-free in Pennsylvania. That is, at least for now.

03/18/2015

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