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New Ransom-Ware Scam Locking Victims Out Of Their Own Smartphones

The Better Business Bureau is warning people about a scam where your cellphone isn’t merely infected, it’s frozen, and the scammers demand ransom to unlock it.

01/30/2015

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Road Crews Monitor Overnight Weather Conditions As Temperatures Drop, Winter Mix Falls

A wintry mix of precipitation moved into the Pittsburgh area late Thursday morning and is having an effect on the roads.

01/29/2015

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Northeast Prepares For More Snow, Many Flights Cancelled

Although it might not seem like it, Pittsburgh is a lot better off than many other areas in the North East.

01/26/2015

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Fantasy Sports Not All Fun & Games For Some

When it comes to sports, sometimes the fantasy is better than the reality. These days, tons of people participate in fantasy sports leagues. But for some, it’s not all fun and games.

01/26/2015

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Petition To Cancel Cosby’s Show At Heinz Hall Next Month Has More Than 200 Signatures

Bill Cosby is still scheduled to perform in Pittsburgh next month despite the sexual assault allegations against him.

01/23/2015

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Family, Friends Resume Search For Missing South Side Man

Family members are desperately trying to find a missing man from the South Side.

01/22/2015

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Historic Westinghouse Atom Smasher Comes Down

It’s a historic landmark, a five-story reminder to Westinghouse’s pioneering start into nuclear power that stood above Forest Hills for decades.

01/20/2015

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Local Woman’s “Another Mother” Business Catching On, Expanding

A local woman has come up with an idea that appears to be catching on.

01/16/2015

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High School Basketball Player Scores 2,000th Point

A local high school basketball player reached a pretty impressive milestone Thursday night.

01/15/2015

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Police: Handcuffed Woman Steals Cop Car, Leads Them On High Speed Chase

A woman is accused of stealing a police cruiser, while handcuffed, and then leading police on a chase with speeds over 100 mph.

01/14/2015

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Coraopolis Police Chief To Face Charges In August Crash

The Coraopolis police chief was expected to turn himself in today on charges stemming from an August car accident in Moon Township that left a woman injured.

01/14/2015

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New Facebook Alerts Aimed At Finding Missing Children

Experts say it could make a big difference in finding kids who have been abducted.

01/13/2015

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Excitement In The Air As Thousands Come Out To Ring In 2015

It’s Pittsburgh’s biggest New Year’s Eve party and everyone was invited.

12/31/2014

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Police: Multiple Fights Prompt Closure Of Monroeville Mall

Reports of fighting sent police to the Monroeville Mall on Friday.

12/26/2014

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People Coming Together To Help Family’s Injured Therapy Dog

A therapy dog for the kids in one local family is in need of some expensive surgery after it was hit by a car Christmas Eve. Now people are coming together to try and help.

12/26/2014

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