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Local Runners Gear Up For Upcoming Pittsburgh Marathon

Let the countdown begin— we’re just 10 days away from the Pittsburgh marathon.

04/25/2013

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)

Pittsburgh Paramedics Raising Money For Boston Marathon Victims

What America saw in the wake of the terrorist attack in Boston is burned into our collective consciousness. Thoughts quickly turned into how can we help? Included in that group, people whose life’s work it is to help people – the City of Pittsburgh’s paramedics.

04/25/2013

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Officials Announce Security Changes To Pittsburgh Marathon

Mayor Luke Ravenstahl vowed that the Pittsburgh Marathon will not go bankrupt in the future despite any increased cost of additional security.

04/25/2013

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Local Runners Crossed Finish Line Minutes Before Boston Explosions

What happened in Boston is definitely on the minds of local runners, with the upcoming Pittsburgh Marathon.

04/22/2013

A SWAT team arrives at the corner of Stuart Street and Dartmouth Street after two explosive devices detonated at the finish line of the 117th Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. Two people are confirmed dead and at least 23 injured after two explosions went off near the finish line to the marathon. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Investigators Face Challenges In Wake Of Boston Marathon Bombings

Investigators face big challenges now as they probe deeper into the Boston Marathon bombings. Now, they want to know why it happened and if others were involved.

04/21/2013

The Boston Bruins bench reacts after a fight against the Pittsburgh Penguins at the TD Garden on April 20, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Shea-ved Ice: We Are All Boston Strong

As a native New Englander, the images of the Boston Marathon bombing broke my heart. Memories of trips to that great city with family rushed back into my mind, while watching the first horrific images come into the newsroom.

04/21/2013

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Pens Reflect On Emotional Game In Boston

The Pittsburgh Penguins pulled out a 3-2 win Saturday afternoon against the Boston Bruins, in a game that was rescheduled because of an extensive manhunt on Friday.

04/21/2013

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Pittsburgh Marathon Organizers, Runners Offer Support For Boston

Local runners, preparing for the Dick’s Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon, are offering prayers and support for victims of the Boston Marathon bombing.

04/20/2013

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Pens Beat Bruins 3-2 In Emotional Game In Boston

Hockey returned to Boston after the manhunt following the marathon bombings, and Jarome Iginla scored the tiebreaking goal that gave the Pittsburgh Penguins a 3-2 win over the Bruins on Saturday and home-ice advantage throughout the Eastern Conference playoffs.

04/20/2013

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Boston Residents Breathing Easier As Authorities Continue Investigation

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev lay hospitalized under heavy guard Saturday as people across the Boston area breathed easier and investigators tried to piece together the who and why of the deadly plot.

04/20/2013

Runner John Ounao crying when he finds friends after several explosions rocked the finish of the Boston Marathon in Boston, Massachusetts, on April 15, 2013. At least two people were killed and 22 wounded when two explosions struck near the finish line of the Boston Marathon sparking scenes of panic, police said. The streets were littered with debris and blood and paramedics raced off with stretchers as police locked down the area, witness said. TV footage showed an explosion sending up a white plume of smoke along the sidelines of the race. (Photo credit: John Mottern/AFP/Getty Images)

Alleged Boston Marathon Bomber Captured; Experts Talk Motives

Now that the second suspect, 19-year old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been captured, investigators are now focusing on one big question – why?

04/19/2013

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Local Experts Weigh In On Background Of Alleged Boston Bombers

Local Experts Weigh In On Mentally of Alleged Boston Bombers and history of their native country.

04/19/2013

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Pittsburgh Penguins Game Against Boston Postponed

The Pittsburgh Penguins game scheduled for Friday night against the Boston Bruins has been postponed, according to the Boston Police Department.

04/19/2013

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Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect Captured

The FBI released photos and video Thursday of two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing and asked for the public’s help in identifying them, zeroing in on the two men on surveillance-camera footage less than three days after the deadly attack.

04/19/2013

Groups Warn Of Boston Marathon Charity Scams

Watchdog groups have issued a warning about charity scams related to the Boston Marathon tragedy.

04/18/2013

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