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Mayor Bill Peduto Proposes Recycling Expansion PlanThe Mayor Of Pittsburgh has proposed a plan to increase the quality of recycling in order to boost efforts to meet a zero waste goal.
New 280-Unit Apartment Building Coming to SouthSide WorksA new apartment building is coming to the heart of the SouthSide Works.
Animals Seized During Raid Of Dilapidated Home, Dog Found Dead In CageState police and humane officials raided a home in Fayette County, seizing several dogs and other malnourished animals from the property.
Missing West Newton Teen Found In New Jersey With 23-Year-Old Man, Charges PendingA missing teenage girl from West Newton has been found in New Jersey with a 23-year-old man.
Study: Trained Dogs Can Sniff Out Lung CancerWho would have thought that dogs were the key to battling lung cancer cells?
1 Man Dead, Another Man Injured In 2 Overnight Troy Hill ShootingsPittsburgh Police are investigating two early morning shootings that left one man dead and another man with critical injuries in the Troy Hill neighborhood.
Landowners In West Virginia Asked To Help Slow Spread Of Gypsy MothsWest Virginia Agriculture Department officials are asking landowners to register for a program to help slow the spread of an invasive insect known as the gypsy moth.
Study Ranks Pittsburgh Drivers One Of Worst In Nation, But We're ImprovingPittsburgh drivers are once again one of the worst in the nation according to a new study.
Philadelphia Oil Refinery To Close Following Massive FireThe owner of the largest oil refinery on the East Coast is telling officials that it will close the facility after a fire last week set off explosions and damaged the complex.
Pharmacist Admits Stealing Drugs From Veterans FacilityThe former chief pharmacist at a medical facility for veterans in Pennsylvania has admitted stealing more than 12,000 doses of medication to fuel his own drug addictions.
'It Is Inexcusable': Restaurant Owner Apologizes, Fires Employee For 'Jewish Bunk Beds' Oven MemeThe owner of a restaurant at The Waterfront has posted a public apology on social media for the actions of a now former employee.
Inbound Restriction, Outbound I-376 Parkway East Weekend Closure AnnouncedSignificant delays should be expected due to the full closure of the outbound Parkway East taking place June 28-July 1.