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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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Curls And Dimples: Shirley Temple Dies At 85

Any kid who ever tap-danced at a talent show or put on a curly wig and auditioned for “Annie” can only dream of being as beloved – or as important – as Shirley Temple.

02/11/2014

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Hall Of Famer, Former Pirate Ralph Kiner Passes Away

The baseball Hall of Fame says slugger Ralph Kiner has died. He was 91.

02/06/2014

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Andy Warhol’s Brother Passes Away

Paul Warhola, a World War II Navy Veteran and elder brother of the artist Andy Warhol, has died. He was 91.

01/31/2014

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Local Civil Rights Leader, Tuskegee Airman Passes Away

Local Civil Rights fighter and Tuskegee Airman Wendell G. Freeland died at his home early Friday morning. He was 88-years-old.

01/24/2014

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World Mourns Mandela, Local Man Remembers His Time With The Revolutionary

Nelson Mandela made one visit to Pittsburgh back in 1991. But one local man has a very special connection to Mandela.

12/06/2013

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Former Steeler L.C. Greenwood Dies

Former Pittsburgh Steeler L.C. Greenwood has died.

09/29/2013

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Steelers Hall Of Fame Cornerback Jack Butler Dies

It’s a sad day in Steelers Nation. Steelers Hall of Fame defensive back Jack Butler died Saturday morning following a lengthy battle with a staph infection.

05/11/2013

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Homicide Detectives Investigating UPMC Doctor’s Death From Cyanide Poisoning

Pittsburgh homicide detectives are investigating the death of a local renowned doctor and it appears she was poisoned.

KDKA-TV–05/01/2013

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Former County Health Dept. Director Dr. Dixon Dies At 74

Former director of the Allegheny County Health Department, Dr. Bruce Dixon, passed away Wednesday morning at age 74.

02/20/2013

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County Singer Mindy McCready Commits Suicide

Mindy McCready, who hit the top of the country charts before personal problems sidetracked her career, died Sunday. She was 37.

02/17/2013

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Former U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter Dies At 82

Former U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter of Pennsylvania, the Republican-turned-Democrat who played a key role in many Supreme Court nominations, has died. He was 82.

10/14/2012

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Statements On Death Of Former Sen. Specter

Statements on the passing of former Sen. Arlen Specter.

10/14/2012

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Elsie Hillman’s Statement On Death Of Former Sen. Specter

Former Pennsylvania Republican National Committeewoman Elsie Hillman’s statement on the passing of former Sen. Arlen Specter

10/14/2012

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