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Campus Vaping Ban Gets Initial Approval From WVU BoardWest Virginia University's Board of Governors has given initial approval to a ban on using electronic cigarettes on campus.
Man Wins Partial Acquittal In Retrial In SRU Student's Shooting DeathA man whose murder conviction was overturned in what authorities called the drug-related robbery of a college student has been acquitted of the charge at retrial but convicted on other counts.
Allegheny County Jail Inmate Dies At HospitalAn Allegheny County Jail inmate was hospitalized and later died Saturday.
Body Found On Roof Of Pitt DormA body was found at a University of Pittsburgh residence hall on Saturday, one day before the student dormitories close for the holidays.
Former, Current Steelers Participate In Children's Home JubileeThe Children's Home of Pittsburgh and Lemieux Family Center hosted "The Children's Home's Holiday Jubilee" on Saturday.
St. James AME Distributes Toys, Serves BreakfastAt least 100 children received new toys and clothing at St. James African Methodist Episcopal Church in East Liberty on Saturday.
Steelers WR Smith-Schuster Poses As Reporter To Have Fun With FansPittsburgh Steelers wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster is working on a second career.
Report: Construction On Manmade Blue Lagoon Could Start In 2019If all goes according to plan, work on a $700 million development could begin on the North Shore next year.
Pa. AG Shapiro: 'I Will Continue To Enforce Affordable Care Act'After a federal judge in Texas ruled that former President Barack Obama’s signature Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, is unconstitutional, Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said the ruling will not affect Pennsylvanians.
Rivers Sportsbook Officially Opens After Successful Test RunRivers Casino received approval from the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board to officially open its sportsbook after it completed a two-day operational test period.
Traffic Moving After Parkway Closure Due To Accident Involving Tractor-Trailer, PedestrianTraffic is moving on the Parkway East after an accident involving a pedestrian and a tractor-trailer caused a major backup earlier on Saturday morning.
Friends, Family Remember 2 Killed In Ambridge Gas Station ShootingThere was an emotional gathering of friends and relatives at an Ambridge gas station Friday night after a fatal shooting.