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Nick Foligno #71 of the Columbus Blue Jackets is congratulated by his teammates after beating Marc-Andre Fleury #29 of the Pittsburgh Penguins for the game winning goal during the overtime period in Game Four of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Nationwide Arena on April 23, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. Columbus defeated Pittsburgh 4-3 in overtime. (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)

Fans Remain Optimistic Despite Game 4 Loss

Playoff hockey is rarely dull and the first four games against the Columbus Blue Jackets are keeping fans on the edge of their seats.

3 hours ago

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Could Pittsburgh Handle Hosting 2016 Democratic National Convention?

Pittsburgh is one name that continues to come up as a host city for the Democratic National Convention in 2016.

22 hours ago

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Elementary School Students Spend Time With Local Gold Medalist

They say everyone fits in at Poff Elementary in the Hampton School District.

04/22/2014

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1 In Custody Following Hill District SWAT Incident

One person is in custody following a SWAT situation in the Hill District Monday morning.

04/21/2014

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Service Dogs Provide Independence For People Suffering From Epilepsy

Most think service dogs only help the blind.

04/07/2014

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Pittsburgh Zoo Joining Cause To Save Elephants From Ivory Trade

Are elephants on the verge of extinction?

04/03/2014

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Pittsburgh A Growing Destination For Many Groups

For more than 75 years, Visit Pittsburgh has been charged with bringing lots of interesting people and groups to Allegheny County.

04/03/2014

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Pirates Have High Expectations For 2014

The wait is over. Opening Day is here and expectations are high for the Pittsburgh Pirates after making the playoffs last season.

03/31/2014

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Grounds Crew Working Hard To PNC Park Ready For Opening Day

The Pirates will take on the Chicago Cubs at PNC Park, but there’s plenty that went into making the field ready for today’s game.

03/31/2014

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New Food, Merchandise To Debut At PNC Park

The Pirates have been planning and developing new food and merchandise options for fans.

03/31/2014

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Pittsburghers Eager To Say Goodbye To Winter

This may come as a bit of a shock, but Thursday is the first day of spring.

03/19/2014

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Local USA Sled Hockey Player Bring Home Gold Medal

We watched him grow up on his hockey sled. From the time he was a youngster, Dan McCoy showed us he had something special.

03/18/2014

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Head-Shaving Event Raises Money For Cancer Research

Many groups have been working in the fight against cancer by doing all sorts of crazy things to raise money.

03/17/2014

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Penguins Foundation Donates Kindles To Avalon Elementary

It wasn’t a playoff pep rally, but it’s close. The kids at Avalon Elementary are singing the team’s praises after the Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation donated 20 Kindle Fire tablets to their school.

03/13/2014

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Communities In Schools Making A Difference With At-Risk Teens

There are thousands of young people who are at risk of dropping out of school every year. Many organizations are dedicated to battling the problem.

03/11/2014

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