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Water Main Break Knocks Out Power To Several Pitt Buildings

A water main break has led to a major power outage at the University of Pittsburgh.

4 hours ago

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CMU Kicks Out Student Accused Of Videotaping Classmates In Shower

A Carnegie Mellon University student has been kicked out of school after being accused of videotaping dozens of students in the showers of a campus dorm.

02/19/2015

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Surveillance Video Released Of Murder-Suicide Suspect Buying Gun

Some haunting new video has been released of a man purchasing a gun, days before being accused in the fatal shooting of his girlfriend before turning the gun on himself.

01/31/2015

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Man, Woman Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide In Oakland

Police are investigating after two bodies were found this afternoon in an apartment in Pittsburgh’s Oakland section.

01/29/2015

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Fire Prompts Evacuations At Oakland High Rise

A fire at a high-rise apartment building forced dozens of people out of their homes and into the cold on Friday evening in Pittsburgh’s Oakland neighborhood.

01/16/2015

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Steelers’ Legend Franco Harris Takes The Cake In New Super Bowl Ad

The scenario: Franco Harris shows up at an “Immaculate Reception” by jumping out of a wedding cake. But it’s really part of a Super Bowl ad for a website building company.

01/16/2015

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Water Main Break Causes Icy Mess On Parkway East In Oakland

A water line break in the city’s Oakland section turned a busy roadway into a sheet of ice Saturday and caused some major traffic problems.

01/10/2015

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Cold Temperatures Wreaking Havoc On The City

Pittsburgh Public Works says its working to stay ahead of the storm, keeping a constant eye on the roads.

01/09/2015

James Robinson

Pitt Edges Oakland In Overtime 81-77

James Robinson scored 18 points, including five in the final minutes of regulation to send the game into overtime, to help Pitt avoid an upset by beating Oakland 81-77 on Saturday.

12/20/2014

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Pitt Fans Remain Open-Minded In Wake Of Big Changes

Some sweeping changes took place within the University of Pittsburgh’s athletic department on Wednesday.

12/18/2014

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Man Dies After Being Hit By Several Cars On Parkway East

State Police say at least one of the drivers involved in the accident has now come forward.

12/11/2014

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Suspects Armed With Guns, Taser Rob Oakland Home

An Oakland home was robbed by masked suspects armed with guns and a Taser.

12/07/2014

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Protests Shut Down Major Pittsburgh Roads

Pittsburgh Police said there were no arrests Friday night after as many as 400 to 500 demonstrators temporarily forced the closing of a section of the Parkway East, Carson Street, the Smithfield Street Bridge and several other roads.

12/05/2014

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Protests Continue In Pittsburgh, Shutting Down Parkway, Oakland Streets

Local demonstrators will be out again today and this weekend to protest a decision by a grand jury in New York City that cleared a white police officer in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man.

12/05/2014

(Photo Credit: KDKA Photojournalist Lori Sperling)

Protestors Demand Justice, End To Police Brutality During Downtown Demonstration

Across the country and here in Pittsburgh, protests continue today in response to a decision by a grand jury in New York City to not indict another white police officer in the death of a black suspect.

12/04/2014

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