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TSA Confiscates Loaded Handgun At Pittsburgh International Airport CheckpointA man from Connellsville was caught with a loaded gun in his carry-on bag at Pittsburgh International Airport.
Cedar Point Cancels 2020 HalloWeekends, Introduces Trick And Treats Fall FestCedar Point's popular HalloWeekends has been replaced for this year only.
Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership's Yoga In The Square Returns Wednesday NightYoga In The Square returns on Wednesday but it will look different with safety precautions in place.
Pittsburgh Weather: Mostly Dry And Pleasant DayWednesday will be mostly dry with temperatures nearing 80 degrees.
COVID Unknowns: College Students & Families Struggling With Back To Campus DecisionsWith so much money on the line but so much uncertainty, college students and families are struggling what to do about the upcoming semester.
Bethel Park School Board Changes Back To School PlansBethel Park School District is planning to change to a hybrid model of back to school, including both in-person and remote learning.
CDC Warns Parents To Be On The Lookout For Acute Flaccid Myelitis In ChildrenThe polio-like condition, called acute flaccid myelitis or AFM, tends to peak every other year.
Firefighters Rescue Woman From New Castle House FireA 24-year-old woman was taken to a New Castle hospital after she was rescued from a house fire.
Washington County Commissioner Signs Up For Coronavirus Vaccine TrialLarry Maggi will take part in a coronavirus vaccine trial in Columbus.
Pittsburgh Public Schools Expects Teachers To Return In OctoberDuring a board meeting, administrators of Pittsburgh Public Schools said teachers are expected back in the building by October 5.
Indiana University Of Pennsylvania Reducing Number Of Students Allowed On Campus This FallIUP has told students and families they are reducing the number of students permitted on campus this fall semester.
Squaw Valley Park Name Changed To O'Hara Township Community ParkSquaw Valley Park is now named O'Hara Township Community Park.

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Mystery seeds from China are landing in Americans' mailboxesU.S. agriculture officials are warning residents not to plant or even touch the unsolicited seeds, which have now been found in all 50 states.
U.S. to withdraw 12,000 American troops from GermanyDefense Secretary Mark Esper said 5,600 troops would be redeployed to other NATO countries and 6,400 would return to the U.S.
Rome Opera has COVID-19 friendly opening night at ancient chariot racing siteAs early as 2,800 years ago, Romans would flock to the Circus Maximus to be entertained with chariot races. Now, the ancient site has been transformed into an outdoor venue for the Rome Opera House's summer season. Chris Livesay talks to soprano Rosa Feola about how Circus Maximus is the savior of Italian Opera.
Suspicious seeds sent from China found in Americans' mailboxes across several statesFederal authorities are on alert for suspicious foreign packages containing seeds, sent to dozens of Americans across the country. People in several states have claimed to receive unexpected deliveries from China containing the various unmarked seeds. The USDA has now put out a warning urging those who have received the packages not to open them.
U.S. charges ex-Twitter employees with spying for Saudi ArabiaFormerly facing 2 charges, the men now stand accused of 7 offenses related to alleged snooping on Twitter users critical of Saudi royals.
Europe grapples with coronavirus 2nd wave worriesAbout a month after travel restrictions were eased, COVID-19 cases are spiking in Spain and a few other places.