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Pittsburghers Deal With Cold As Another Snowstorm Hits Northeast

A swirling snowstorm clobbered parts of the mid-Atlantic and the urban Northeast on Tuesday, grounding thousands of flights, closing government offices in the nation’s capital and making a mess of the evening commute.

01/21/2014

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Best Historic Vacations In The US

The early colonial settlements along the Eastern seaboard, including Boston, Charleston, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, DC, are among the best places for an historic vacation in the US.

01/14/2014

A Pittsburgh Steelers fan cheers against the Cleveland Browns during the game on December 29, 2013 at Heinz Field. (credit: Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Gallo Goes There: What Makes A Great Sports Town?

Is it because every team in the city is equally loved and supported, with sellouts stretching back decades, through good seasons and bad?

01/13/2014

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Pittsburgh Doctor Killed In Turnpike Crash

New details on a fatal, chain reaction crash on the Pennsylvania turnpike.

12/09/2013

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Allegheny County Is Tops In Liquor Sales

The Liquor Control Board reports that Allegheny County spent $260 million on booze last year, that’s even more than they spent in Philadelphia.

11/13/2013

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Lawsuit Challenges State’s Non-Recognition Of Gay Unions

A same-sex couple who moved to Pennsylvania after being wed in Massachusetts has asked a court to force their new home state to recognize the marriage.

09/26/2013

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Philadelphia Congresswoman To Run For Governor

Allyson Schwartz is the only Pennsylvania woman in the U.S. Congress — now she wants to become the state’s first woman governor.

09/23/2013

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Pa. Lawmakers To Target Gay “Conversion” Therapy

Some state Democratic lawmakers want to bar Pennsylvania mental-health providers from trying to change the sexual orientation of gay minors.

09/17/2013

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Steelers Trade Adrian Robinson For Philly’s Felix Jones

It looks like Adrian Robinson of the Steelers is going to Philadelphia.

08/23/2013

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Slippery Rock Woman’s Flight Forced Into Holding Pattern After Bomb Scare

“The pilot came on, said we can’t land,” said Veina Lofton of Slippery Rock.

08/07/2013

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Flight From Ireland Makes Emergency Landing In Philly

A plane from Ireland has made an emergency landing in Philadelphia because of an unspecified threat.

08/07/2013

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Gay Pa. Lawmaker To Introduce Gay Marriage Bill

A gay Pennsylvania legislator says he’ll introduce a bill to legalize same-sex marriages in his home state.

KDKA-TV–06/27/2013

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Girl Who Took On Donor Rules Gets Lung Transplant

A 10-year-old girl whose efforts to qualify for an organ donation drew public debate over how donated lungs are allocated was getting a transplant Wednesday, her family said.

KDKA-TV–06/12/2013

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Transplant Group Rejects Lung Rule Changes

The national organization that manages organ transplants rejected making emergency rule changes Monday for children under 12 who are waiting on lungs, but created a special appeal and review system to hear such cases.

06/10/2013

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Pa. Girl Gets On Lung Donor List, Boy Also Sues

The national organ transplant network has complied with a judge’s unusual order and placed a dying 10-year-old girl on the adult waiting list for a donated lung, and a patient at the same hospital asked the court for the same relief.

06/06/2013

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