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Broadway Legend Elaine Stritch Dies At 89

Elaine Stritch, the brash theater performer whose gravelly, gin-laced voice and impeccable comic timing made her a theatrical icon, has died at age 89.

07/17/2014

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Former Dir. Of Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Dies At 84

The former conductor of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra has died.

07/13/2014

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Police Arrest Murder Suspect Accused Of Stabbing Ohio Girl

Police have arrested an 18-year old suspect in the stabbing death of an Ohio girl found at a Mercer County dump.

07/01/2014

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Man Serving Life In Elderly Neighbor’s Murder Dies In Prison

A Washington County man serving a life sentence for murdering his elderly neighbor has died in prison.

06/25/2014

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2 Face New Charges In Spring Hill Toddler’s Death

Two people already accused in the death of a Spring Hill toddler on June 17 now face much more serious charges.

06/23/2014

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Police Make Arrest Butler Co. In Fentanyl-Laced Heroin Death

After the rash of fentanyl-laced heroin deaths seems to have slowed down, new charges are being filed.

06/20/2014

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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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Local Woman Remembers Renowned Author, Poet Maya Angelou

Remembering author and poet Maya Angelou, who died at the age of 86.

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Out-Of-County Jury To Be Used In Trial For Doctor Accused Of Wife’s Cyanide Death

Dr. Robert Ferrante will still be tried in the Allegheny County Courthouse, but the jury that will hear his case will come from a different county.

05/06/2014

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Woman Pleads Guilty In Purse Snatching That Left Elderly Woman With Broken Hip

One of two sisters pleaded guilty to her role in a purse-snatching that broke the hip of an 82-year-old southwestern Pennsylvania woman who died months later.

05/06/2014

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Bellevue Man Dies Along Parkway North While Driving To Hospital

A Bellevue man died along the Parkway North Sunday.

03/16/2014

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Meningitis Suspected In Local College Student’s Death

The death of a college student from Pittsburgh is being investigated as a possible case of meningitis.

03/11/2014

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Steel Worker Dies 2 Weeks After Injury At Clairton Plant

OSHA is investigating a fatal accident at a steel plant in Clairton.

02/16/2014

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Police Investigating Mercer Co. Man’s Death

Police are investigating after a man was found dead in Mercer County Friday night.

02/16/2014

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Police Investigating After Man Found Dead In Butler Co.

State police are looking into the death of a man in Slippery Rock, Butler County.

02/13/2014

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